Kōrero: Marriage and partnering

Purple wedding, 1975

Purple wedding, 1975

When the Kulinskis married in 1975 they chose a purple colour theme for the clothes of the wedding party – even down to the parasols and the little flower girl's dress.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Marriage and partnering - The big day', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/30807/purple-wedding-1975 (accessed 26 August 2019)

Story by Megan Cook, published 5 May 2011, updated 4 May 2017