To Crown or not to Crown…What do you think?

posted 7 years ago in Accessories
  • poll: What do you think about my wearing the Swedish crown?
    I think it is cool, go for it! : (66 votes)
    65 %
    It is a little weird, maybe you should rethink it : (34 votes)
    34 %
    Other : (1 votes)
    1 %
  • Post # 3
    2142 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: July 2011

    I think it’s a great idea! We incorporated elements of Norwegian wedding tradtion into our wedding (solje for me and than a kransekake with our other cakes), I think it’s a great way to keep in touch with your heritage.

    Post # 4
    5009 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: April 2012

    Even without the explanation, I’d think it was cool. Both are gorgeous.

    Post # 5
    288 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    If that is the expression of your culture you want to make at your wedding, go for it!  All of our mothers do that to us! Foot in mouth

    Post # 6
    2576 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2010

    Look, I am a tiara hater forever, but I really, really love this idea and also the crown itself.

    I truly think it is a special nod to your heritage, and would encourage you to go for it. Get pics both with and without it, and there should be no way you would regret it : )

    Post # 7
    14659 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2011

    hmm, at first I would have thought it to be a little out there.  But with the explaination and cultural signifigance, I love the idea of it.  I vote go for it.

    Post # 8
    7385 posts
    Busy Beekeeper

    This is part of your culture so I think you should do it.

    Post # 10
    105 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: March 2012

    I’m sorry, I don’t like this at all…  🙁 I think the focus will be on the crown instead of you and your face. 

    Post # 11
    3261 posts
    Sugar bee

    I think its a nice idea.. you could wear it at your ceremony, and then get a more modern headpiece for the reception.

    Post # 13
    5110 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: November 2011

    I say go for it. It has great significance! I dont think you will regret it later. It will be a great addition to the ceremony, just remember to take it off if that is your wishes for the other pictures.

    Post # 14
    131 posts
    Blushing bee
    • Wedding: January 2016

    I am actually debating this same thing myself – I have a crown that my grandmother made and gave me when I was a baby, so I would really like to incorporate it for the family/cultural significance… however I actually just hate the way I look wearing it.  I am trying to think of a way to have it displayed somewhere or even use it in my bouquet or something?? If you like the way it looks on you, you should wear it!

    Post # 15
    2584 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    At first glance I thought it was pretty strange, but after reading about the cultural part of it I think it’s pretty cool! Go for it!

    Post # 16
    375 posts
    Helper bee

    Big fan of including off-the-beaten-path cultural elements in weddings and this is fabulous.

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