This was bizarre to me because in western weddings you are in hidden from guests and get ready in a nice hotel or house usually not at the back of a van and. The bride and groom will wear special wedding hanbok and will bow to their.
Korean wedding ceremony rituals are pretty short.
Traditional wedding guest korean wedding dress. Vows are taken in a ceremony called kunbere. Even though we have this valuable tradition for certain period of time. He looked regal in his tall samo cap.
Both bride and groom wear the traditional hanbok a traditional korean dress specially designed for the ceremony. During the korean wedding ceremony vows are taken in the kunbere ceremony. At a wedding in seoul i watched a young korean couple exchange vows in a traditional korean wedding ceremony.
Parents and grandparents of the couple are more likely to wear the hanbok regardless of what the couple chooses to wear. A gourd of wine. See more ideas about traditional wedding dresses hanbok korean traditional.
Feb 11 2014 explore poonam s board hanbok korean traditional wedding dress designs followed by 144 people on pinterest. His deep purple traditional korean hanbok bore the insignia of a pair of wild geese a symbol of fidelity and harmony. My traditional korean wedding 2012 05.
Fifty and some shades of colors in the traditional house s courtyard and traditional live music have a power to make you dance in your heart. Modern korean american couples often choose western style wedding dresses and suits saving the hanbok for a family only post wedding ceremony or forgoing altogether. On top of that my own wedding was a traditional korean one so both me my husband and pretty much all the female guests came wearing hanbok.
The korean wedding ceremony. The groom presented a wooden wild goose or kireogi to the bride s mother as a token of lifelong fidelity. We recently attended a very special wedding in south korea where our son married his beautiful korean bride.
The complete guide to korean traditional wedding ceremony. A few days after the ceremony the couple visit the groom s family for another wedding ceremony the p ye baek. The traditional korean wedding is held at the bride s family home.
So when the wedding of a close friend came around i wasn t too sure of w. Bride and groom bow to each other and seal their vow by sipping a special wine poured into a gourd grown by the bride s mother. Korean traditional wedding ceremony is full of colors and excitements.
Despite having gotten married in korea i d never been a guest at a wedding myself. And then if they do anything traditional all they do is dress in traditional costume and do a quick ceremony in a room after their wedding. After the wedding is a short korean ceremony called pyebaek which is for family members only.
As the mother of the groom what an honour it was to wear the traditional national dress of korea the hanbok during the wedding ceremony alongside the mother of the bride.