The Uzbek traditional wedding dress is probably the most colorful dree out of them all. It is handmade and decorated with a sophisticated and complex embodiment.
The Uzbeks don’t marry only through arranged marriages, however, the same social groups usually mix with their own kind. A huge golden headpiece decorates the bride’s head, and as in many traditions, the taller, the better.
The Massai wears a handmade colorful neckless made from shells and beads. Only on the night before the wedding, the bride is allowed to uncover herself and show off her jewelry and garments. Before then, she is covered and hidden away.
The Massai bride is dressed in a red and yellow dress. her neckless is the main piece the dress is kept simple.
Palembang is the second-largest city in Indonesia. The Palembang too has a different wedding dress than other places on this cluster of islands. Everything about this wedding dress symbolizes the Srivijaya empire.
An extra tall headpiece decorated the brides head
The Jakarta weddings are different than the Batak weddings for example. The wedding ceremony is different, and of course the wedding dress. The Jakarta wedding dress is easily recognized.
It is covered in golden ornaments embroidered patterns, usually in shades of red and marron.
In Malaysia, most weddings are performed according to Islamic tradition. The bride is covered from head to toe and the detailed fabric of the clothing represents the richness of the culture and its beliefs.
The Bride covers her hair with a hijab, all make from the stunning fabric the dress is made of. The dress is called a baju kurung, and the bride will be wearing it throughout the entire wedding, which can take up to 10 hours.