Those selected as “padrinos” or godfathers are given the nickname of “compadres” and for that involves the families or friends in the close system of “ or wedding dress. Also popular as Spanish heritage is the mantilla style veil instead of the regular veil.
Depending on the area of Mexico you’re from and the type of upbringing, the customs for your wedding could differ enormously from one another…
for that the wedding gowns can also vary from a simple cotton attire to a very elaborate silk or velvet embroidered one.
For example there’s a tradition where the bride sews three ribbons—yellow, blue, & red—into her lingerie for good luck.
He has the final say in allowing a couple to date and at time of wedding proposal to officially “approve” their daughter to marry and be “given in marriage”. If it is an extended family, the grandfather also has input.