Category Archives: Culture

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The History of the Engagement Ring [infographic]

[via Vashi] This parallax scrolling infographic created by Vashi tells us the captivating history of the engagement ring. This tiny object has been deeply influenced by history during different periods and by different communities until it became what it is today: the symbol of two people promising each other for life and for marriage. From […]

The Ins and Outs of Formal Highland Dress [infographic]

Have you ever been to a traditional Scottish wedding and wondered what the groom was wearing? Most of us are able to recognise a traditional kilt but do you know what a sporran or sgian dubh is? Thanks to the guys at Scotire, there is now an infographic which outlines all items of a formal highland dress outfit […]