From the late 18th century until the present day, the exhibition presents more than two hundred years of bridal fashion. Wedding dresses came in every possible colour before tradition dictated that the dress had to be white in the nineteenth century. The Church encouraged brides to wear this colour, which was considered a symbol of virginity. By wearing white dresses for their marriages, Queen ...
Brussel, Museum voor Kostuum en Kant (Musea van de Stad Brussel)
from 02/06/16 to 03/09/17 Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun from 10:00 to 17:00 (Mon closed)