There is debate about exactly where the garter and bouquet toss traditions come from. Just do a google search and you’ll see everything from people ripping apart the brides dress to get a piece of her clothing for good luck, to the symbolism of removing the brides virgin status. Anyway you look at it, I’m pretty sure our current system is working great, and the pictures are much more… appropriate. Here are a few of our favorites from this year.
Elizabeth letting it fly.
Dylan trying the no hands approach.
Another action shot of Lynn tossing the bouquet.
Chris trying to find his way under all that dress.
Victory! Way to go Mike.
Dad watching carefully in the background.
Lauren‘s expression couldn’t be any better.
Taylor tossing the garter.
Possible captions for the this pic. 1. Are you ready for this?! 2. I’m a bad ass mofo! 3. Ready or not here I come! 4. And here we have an example of the traditional grooms mating dance.
I don’t think she was expecting that!
For every inch above the knee it’s an extra year of happiness for the Bride and Groom. Stevie & Terry are living happily ever after!
Tomorrow we’ll be chatting about the big picture.