White wedding dresses were not in vogue during the Middle Ages—blue was the traditional symbol of purity. Often a band of blue ribbon would be worn by the bride and groom, this is where we get the part of the traditional rhyme where the bride should wear "something blue". Bridal dresses could have been any color.
Her marriage with Maximilian I, which took place at Rennes on the 19th of December 1490, gained Anne the title Queen of the Romans but proved to have serious consequences.
Maximilian I of Habsburg
gregzook wrote on Dec 14, '09, edited on Dec 14, '09
nice post. I hope your daughter's marriage is long and happy and you get a couple of delightful grandchildren!
firefysh wrote on Dec 14, '09
Beautifully done, Viera.
Please give my very kindest wishes to your daughter, and wish her a long and happy marriage.
robbekop wrote on Dec 13, '09
Wow -- It looks great Viera -- one week to go and you 're going to have one of the best days in your live -- a wedding of a daughter -- except our very best wishes !!
belita747 wrote on Dec 13, '09
Very lovely post, Viera! How busy you must be and your daughter, too!
simplyregina wrote on Dec 13, '09
Wow Viera -- Wedding day of your daughter --- That is going to be a great day for both of you !
With love & kisses