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This New Zealand Wedding Haka Is So Powerful | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

It was really important for us to go back to New Zealand to have our wedding. Māori culture is something we were brought up with and is how all our family were raised before us. Everything about the Māori culture I’m proud of. In a wedding, people just do what
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I Am A Wedding Planner & This Is What My Wedding Looks Like | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

It has to be an amazing wedding. I’m a wedding planner, you know, everyone’s going to look at our work. It’s much more difficult then deciding on other people’s behalf, so it really has been very, very, very stressful. Ziad wanted a really, really small wedding, and I like big
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I Got Married On My Fiancé’s Family Island In Finland | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

The town I’m from, it’s so flat and so dry. Whereas I come from a place where it’s just water, and it’s so wet. My family are farmers. My family all used to be fishermen. Complete opposites. Yeah. I’m so excited to show the blend of Finnish and Australian traditions.
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I Kept My African Traditions In My English Wedding | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

I think it’s important to keep cultural traditions alive. Being sort of British/African, we wanted something that combined both cultures together. But we wanted to have Anglo-African fusion because that’s what we are, but also for our little boy as well. He’s a mixture of the two cultures. If I
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I Got Married In A 200-Year-Old Castle | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

I always thought I wanted a husband who would wear my family tartan on our wedding day if I was going to give up my surname and that’s exactly what he did. I was fully kilted up for the wedding. I decided that since Emma was getting a new dress,
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This Traditional Nigerian Wedding Is So Beautiful | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

So I was born in Lagos, Nigeria and moved here when I was six months old. My parents kind of raised my brother and I in a Western way. I’m very British, but a British Nigerian on a journey to understand the significance of my Nigerian heritage. I’m a hybrid
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I Married My High School Sweetheart Of 10 Years | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

Hi, everyone. I’m Lucie, I’m a content creator and a video producer and this is my husband. I’m Michael. I’m none of those things. We just got married after dating for 10 years. We didn’t have a wedding theme, per se. We wanted the tables to feel very inviting and
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What Combining A Persian And Irish Wedding Looks Like | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

This is Kelly; she’s Irish. This is Rambod; he’s Persian. In 36 hours they will get married in San Diego, where we’ll see a bedazzled bridal table, dance with a wild Irishman, and watch a knife dance where Rum showers his sister with cash. Chica-chica-chick! Ay, ay, ay! Ah-chick! Ay!
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This Lesbian Couple’s Wedding Revolves Around Religion | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

On our 4 year anniversary, on our drive to Alaska, I said let’s go on a nature hike or something. We wanted to go moose spotting. Moose spotting. Which is a thing in Alaska. Ladies, romance. I got down on one knee. And I said, “Please, will you marry me?
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This Mexican and Filipino Extravagant Wedding Combined Two Cultures | World Wide Wed | Refinery29

We all went to Catholic school growing up. Catholicism was what we did. This is Keith. That’s Sara. They met in law school and now they’re getting married. Sara’s and Keith’s personalities are like ying and yang; they just compliment each other. Any strength on one side is balanced off
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