The wedding presents are delivered by the guests, opened by the bride, and put on show by mother and daughter with cards displayed to say who has given which gift.
Refreshments are served and the evening provides an opportunity for everyone to get to know each other, have a natter and fun.
Get ready to swoon – here’s a guide to the 10 things women love about the tartan-wearing warriors from the north: 1) The Kilts It takes a real man to wear a kilt…especially on a cold winter’s day!
Scotland’s traditional garment dates all the way back to the 16th century when the ‘Great Kilt’ (Feileadh Mhor) was first invented. It’s only human nature to be fascinated by this intriguing part of a man’s attire.
From the Highland Games to the Caber Toss – the rugged Celts certainly aren’t afraid of showing off their athletic prowess.Some people may follow through the evening with a hen night or host this on another night.Follow us on: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and Google I have published a book which tells the story of an Aberdonian military nurse who returns from Afghanistan and encounters The Grey Lady Ghost of the Cambridge Military Hospital.But as you read this list of strange wedding traditions just think to yourself – who’s the weird one?I get a surprising amount of emails from women - mainly American and Canadian - about dating Scottish men: e.g. North American dude; what does it mean when a Scottish guy asks them out for a drink with all his friends and so on and so forth.