I like the idea of multiple bindings in this kind of fashion and I'd save my personal vows for the civil ceremony before hand and a little piece in the toasts
Irish wedding Blessing by GirlzGoodz on Etsy
The Elements of Love
Great guide to what the colors represent for the handfasting cord. I think I want our wedding colors to be black, silver, and blue. Gotta run that by him though.
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Want to honor a Celtic heritage? Look into the Oathing Stone
handfasting. This is an Irish tradition that would be a neat way to incorporate J's Irish heritage. I'd just have to find something Italian to even things out ;)
This just made me think we should really get a very specific fragrance and both…
Brides Handfastings Weddings: #Handfasting Celebrations. Not doing the entire thing I think, but I like most of it!
The wedding broom is popular amongst both the Celtic diaspora and the African diaspora. They are also very common in Pagan handfastings.