Who holds the groom’s ring?
The Best Man or the Maid of Honor
Tradition dictates that the best man holds both wedding rings before the ceremony. Of course, if you feel more comfortable giving the rings to the maid of honor (or another member of the wedding party), go ahead and pass it off to someone you trust.
Does the bride hold the groom’s ring?
Traditional etiquette would require the bride to wear her engagement ring on her right ring finger to walk down the aisle. During the exchanging of the rings, the groom would place the wedding band on the bride’s left finger.
Does ring bearer actually carry ring?
Does the ring bearer carry real rings? No. The ring bearer carries fake rings. Yes, you’ll surprisingly be using decoy rings for the ring bearer to carry down the aisle.
Who holds the rings with no wedding party?
If there isn’t a best man or ring bearer, you can always ask to have a close friend sit up front to hold the rings until they’re needed. According to Miskelley, you can also incorporate friends by having them sign as witnesses to the union if it’s required where you’re getting married.
Who buys the mens wedding ring?
Tradition has it that the bride (and/or her family) buys the groom’s wedding ring, while the groom (and/or his family) pays for the bride’s.
Do bride and groom hold hands during ceremony?
The bride and groom face each other for the duration of the ceremony. The bride extends her right hand, and the groom holds it. Flowers are held with her left hand. When it is time to say the vows, the officiant asks the bride to pass her flowers to the maid/matron of honor.
Does the groom give the ring first?
Traditionally, the groom says his vows and gives his ring to the bride first. So after the groom has put the ring on your finger your officiant will ask you for your ring.