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10 French wedding traditions you may want to adopt

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Cerith Gardiner - published on 06/16/22

Look to these Gallic customs for a unique, chic wedding.

Many brides and grooms try to have something unique about their wedding that their guests will remember. One easy way to achieve this is to look to other traditions from around the world.

While we’ve reported on wedding traditions from Ireland, the Philippines, Poland, and even royal weddings, we haven’t shared the different customs of couples marrying in France. So I spoke to a good friend who has averaged at least eight weddings a year, all across Europe, over the past 35 years and she shared her thoughts on the traditions of Catholics who marry in France.

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