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Couple in Traditional Habesha Clothing

The evening before the wedding, the couple had a traditional melse – customarily a post-wedding celebration that occurs after the big day. “We flipped it and had our melse the day before because of our guests’ travel itineraries,” says the bride, who donned customary Habesha clothing along with her groom.