Ask The Experts: Nwando’s Signature ~ How Can I Combine Aspects Of Two Tribes In My Traditional Wedding Decor?

Nwandos Signature


My fiance and I are from different tribes, Ibo and Yoruba. How can we decorate the venue of our traditional wedding to reflect both cultures, especially the area we are going to sit?


This is always very tricky as people can easily be offended. Imagine a father coming into the daughter’s traditional reception hall to realise that nothing reflects his culture. My advice would be to give the lion share of the traditional decoration items to the culture of the bride because most likely the event will be happening in her zone. If she is Yoruba, ensure that there must be traditional mats where the groom will prostrate to the elders of the land, then introduce one or two items to reflect the grooms culture.

NwandoNwando’s Signature is a respected name in event decor. Whatever your theme, color or style preference, she brings your ideas to life with a touch of class and creativity.







Planning a wedding is an amazing time in your life, but it can also be stressful. With lots of questions on your mind and no one available to give you professional advice, it may seem like an ardous task. Not to worry, WED Daily in its tradition of providing useful tips and solutions to those troubling questions of yours presents the “Ask The Experts” column where our readers can have a one-on-one interaction with the best wedding experts. We’ve got the answers right here!

To send in a question to any of our wedding experts, send an email to with the subject ‘Ask The Experts’.

You May Also Like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>