Australian Bride Shuns Tradition and Wears a Black Wedding Dress

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While it’s every girl’s dream to wed someday, Australian blogger Sophie Cachia has a different dream for her wedding. She didn’t follow the tradition of wearing a white wedding gown; instead, she went for a gorgeous black dress while her husband, Jaryd, chose a maroon dinner jacket and black leather pants.

Why they decided to be nontraditional? Here’s Sophie’s  explanation:

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White wedding gown represents purity in women. While Cachia already has an 18-month-old son, she said her choice of color has nothing to do with it.

Sophie isn’t like everyone else

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She never imagined herself  wearing white dresses

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Her wearing of black gown has nothing to do with the tradition of “whites are for virgins”

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For her, black is an excellent color, and anyone can wear it and rock it

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