- A Nigerian lady has been generated heated reactions for stepping out in a black gown on her wedding day
- People were polarised between groups that believed her choice of colour was very brave and those who said it was ill-intended
- A friend to the bride revealed that the lady chose to go with the colour and she is not pregnant out of wedlock like many suggested
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A Twitter handle with the handle @AskMeWhatIWant has posted photos of a bride in a black wedding dress.
Sharing the snaps, the person captioned it with:
"Someone finally did it, so beautiful."
The post drew many reactions from social media with people debating whether wearing black is the best choice of colour on one's wedding day.
There were those who said it does not signify a bad omen like many believe, arguing that it is just a case of fashion.
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Read the post below:
As at the time of writing this report, the post has over 14,000 likes with over 2,000 retweets. YEN.cm.gh compiled some of the reactions below:
"Nah! She's either pregnant or gave birth out of wedlock."
"Hues have meanings and white is being worn at weddings because it represents purity, This isn’t cute for me, but whatever makes u happy on ur big day tho."
"I really don't find this cute. I hope she will be happy when she sees her pictures in 10yrs."
"Can’t imagine how much judgment is going on in that cathedral but you see the STUPID thing is... The white wedding culture is not even ours nor is it biblical, but someone decides to wear colors that they prefer and... I tire for Una sha."
"This is my coursemate in school. She is not pregnant, neither did she give birth out of wedlock. She chose black because she is outstanding and wants to be different."
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that a Nigerian woman and fashion designer, Chioma, gave many people things to talk about after wearing an ankara-styled gown on her wedding day.
The whole social media was set abuzz by the creativity as many people said the style was such a bold move.
People who are close to the bride took to social media to share snaps from the wedding ceremony as they expressed how great Chioma's dress looked.
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