Traditional Crowning Ceremony Tradition

“We also asked Reverend Kim to perform a crowning ceremony, a tradition from the Eastern Orthdox church, the symbolism of which Emily was especially touched by,” Rebecca says. The crowning ceremony is a symbol of God crowning the couple with glory and honor in the relationship.


Couple Recessing at Richardson Historic Park in Wilton Manors, Florida

Grooms with White Jackets and Black Pants

Recessional with Flower Petal Toss

Classic Tiffany Rings

Grooms' Velvet Dinner Jackets

Columbus Museum of Art Atrium Reception

Pagan Handfasting Ceremony

Grooms Pouring Sand into Vase for Unity Ceremony

Industrial Outdoor Wedding at Firehouse Chicago

Couple Recessing at Blanc in Denver, Colorado

Same-Sex Ceremony in a Brooklyn Backyard

Grooms Breaking Glass for Traditional Jewish Ceremony

Grooms' Velvet Dinner Jackets

Handmade Wax-Stamped Menu Cards

Industrial Recessional at the Wythe Hotel in Brooklyn, New York

Casual, Modern Wedding at Bowling Alley

Grooms in Colorful Suits Exchanging Vows

Couple Recessing at Campa Tanadona in Excelsior, Minnesota

Modern Wedding Party in Black and White Attire

Classic Black Tux Groom Style with Bow Tie

Classic Black Tux Groom Style with Bow Tie

Chic Grooms Sharing First Kiss at Museum Ceremony