PHOTOS: Southern Wedding Charm

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Bridal portraits, which are usually taken a week or so before the wedding, are quite common in the South. It's a chance to test out your hair and makeup and get gorgeous photos for posterity.
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By Rachel Wilkerson,
Even if you're a Yankee, you can't deny that the South knows how to put on a gorgeous wedding. From live oak trees to ultra-feminine wedding dresses, Southern wedding details are elegant and timeless. Here are our favorite classic Southern wedding traditions to inspire you.
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