These photos were taken by Mitch Ranger. As you can see, the main colors in the morning were red and gold for traditional luck. The Vietnamese attire, called Ao Dai, added the punches of color.
A nice little collage of the ceremony
Signs in front of the bride and groom’s homes, respectively.
My ceremony dress and the bouquet his mother made for me.
We wore the ornate Vietnamese Ao Dai in the morning.
Traditional wedding dowries include the Betel Fruit
Everything is wrapped in red cellophane and covered in red cloth since red is LUCKY!
Jewely offering for the dowry
Other fruits to share between the families
Tea to offer to the family
Décor straight from Vietnam.
One of the Buddhist figures on the altars at my mother’s home.
One of the altars at his parent’s home.
A roast pig is always part of the Vietnamese dowry.
Filed under: Actual Wedding, Tea Ceremony.