Flower Girls - Then & Now

A DigitalNZ Story by Zokoroa

Sparked by the memory of being a flower girl and carrying a basket of flowers!

Weddings, Flower girls, Children, Marriage, Bridal party

Flower Girls Then...

And now...

GETTING READY FOR THE BIG OCCASION 

Flower Girl 1

Manatū Taonga, the Ministry for Culture and Heritage

CARRYING THE Wedding VEIL INTO CHURCH 

Reeve, Wedding

Puke Ariki

Reeve, Wedding

Puke Ariki

Wedding party

Waimate Museum and Archives

INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE CHURCH 

 POSING FOR WEDDING PHOTOS 

Sara Aitchison (nee Macaulay) bridal party

Palmerston North City Library

Unknown wedding, flower girls

Palmerston North City Library

At the Wedding reception

 Wearing dresses of various designs & colour

Carrying posies

Riley, Girl

Puke Ariki

Baylis, Girl

Puke Ariki

Hall, Wedding

Puke Ariki

Wedding party

Waimate Museum and Archives

Carrying flower baskets 

[Portrait of a flower girl]

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira

Hale, Wedding

Puke Ariki

Smith, Wedding

Puke Ariki

Jennifer and Nicole Best

Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand