There are so many aspects of Nigerian traditional weddings and this is based solely on the various ethnic groups we have in Nigerian. Each group with its ways and norms for traditional weddings.
Northern traditional wedding style is one of the interesting wedding traditions in Nigeria.
The Northern tribe are very rich in cultures and traditions especially with their weddings. A northern bride is always the cynosure of all eyes, in fact their brides are super magnificent, from the creative and magnificent wedding dress which is always slaying and stunning to the display of accessories they are definitely a sight to behold.
For their traditional bridal look, Northern brides are known for dressing up elegantly in their wedding outfits and will not be deemed fit or complete without their legs and hands artistically painted. Most Northern traditional brides are always well covered on their wedding day, their head is properly wrapped with a turban or sometimes the gele head-tie and then a veil is placed over the gele/turban. Their faces are also well made up with subtle make up, nothing loud but absolutely flawless.
Perhaps you are an Northern bride planning your traditional wedding soon, here are some lovely photos of Northern brides to inspire you either ways….