The Philippines Can you see the Spanish influence? This costume is more common to the Intramuros area of Manila which was the seat of government when Spain ruled the country. @ http://fashion.allwomenstalk.com
During the wedding reception after the wedding the bride will dance vigorously, the tinkling melody of the bangles will scare off the evil spirits which try to inhabit the happy bride. At the reception, the bride must dance until her crown falls off. A fiddler plays music and the kjøgemester (master of ceremonies) leads the singing and dancing.