Did You Know…Pope Innocent III did it!

Holy Matrimony Batman! Yes, if you were wondering why it is that you get both an Engagement and a Wedding ring, then it comes from the Vatican when Pope Innocent III decided that it would be a good idea to have a period between dedicating yourself to enter into marriage with someone and then actually doing it. So there you have it. Patience is a virtue and a real blessing because you end up with two rings instead of one.




Did You Know…Stacking it up!

Did You Know…Stacking it up!

Around 20 years after this, wedding cakes started having their individual tiers separated by columns, early forms of which were made from chopped up broomsticks… […]

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