The handfasting ceremony has its roots in ancient Celtic tradition and dates as far back as 7000 B.C. In ancient Ireland, when two people chose to be married, they were brought together to have a braided cord or ribbon tied around their hands in the presence of a priest. This act merely acknowledged the pair's engagement, which typically ran the length of a year. As per Brides.com website.
Please allow 30 days for delivery for this custom item.
They are six feet long.
The Green one is the small thickness.
The Khaki one is the larger thickness.