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Handfasting Bind yourself, literally, to your husband by participating in the Celtic wedding tradition of handfasting — where we get the phrase "tying the knot." It involves tying or binding the right hands of the bride and groom during the wedding ceremony.
Irish Wedding Traditions - The Irish Five Pence was given to the bride on her wedding day so she could wear it in her shoe as a symbol of good luck and many blessings. Today many brides will do the same by placing a five pence in the bride’s flowers.