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Internet Users Share Their Grandmothers’ Wedding Photos, and We Are in Awe of Their Sophisticated Looks

A wedding is one of the most important events in the life of every girl. That’s why every bride wants to look gorgeous on her wedding day. And modern girls are no different from their grandmothers. 30 to 50 years ago, brides also did their best to knock everyone’s socks off with their beauty. And we have to admit that they succeeded.

Bright Side couldn’t miss the nostalgic posts from Reddit users who shared their grandmothers’ photos from before they finally got to say, “I do!” As a bonus, we found a wedding photobomb that dates back to 1927.

“My grandmother on her wedding day, around 1951”

“My paternal grandmother’s wedding day, 1924”

“Grandma’s wedding picture from the mid-1930s”

“New York, 1945. My grandma, wearing the dress she made while studying costume design”

“My beautiful grandma in her wedding dress, 1957”

“My grandma is 91 today, so I thought I’d share this photo of her from her wedding day. She’s just as beautiful today! Inside and out!”

“My grandma was looking radiant on her wedding day despite a snowstorm, 1940”

“My grandmother is 18 years old here. This photo was taken on her wedding day, 1945.”

“My beautiful Sicilian grandma on her wedding day, the 1940s”

“My grandma is exiting a Studebaker on her wedding day in 1956. They still have the car today and it’s fully restored.”

“My grandmother on her wedding day in her parent’s parlor, 1935”

“My grandmother agreed to marry my grandfather on the condition that she would get to wear a pink dress, 1970.”

“My grandmother in the traditional Indian bridal dress, 1965”

“My Grams in all her glory on the most important day in her life, the 1950s”

“My Grandma looks stunning on her wedding day, 1947. Just check out that arched eyebrow.”

“My grandmother on her wedding day, 1953”

“Grandma on her wedding day in 1966 in Tecolotlan, Mexico”

“Last preparations before the wedding, 1958”

“My gorgeous grandmother on her wedding day, 1927”

“My grandmother in 1959, my mother 25 years later, and me, another 25 years later, wearing exactly the same wedding dress.”

Bonus: “The pig ran through my grandparents’ wedding photo, 1927.”

How did you look or plan to look on your wedding day? Which of these dresses would you wear at the altar?