It seems like we have always been wearing our wedding rings on the left hand. But does anyone really know why?
Our mothers did, our grandmothers did and their mothers before them did too.
History tells us that there was once a time when it was a huge social no-no to do anything with our left hands - including wear a wedding band!
Centuries before, couples from many cultures wouldn't dare to wear a wedding band on their left hand.
In medieval times, anyone caught writing with their left hand would have been accused of being possessed. Left hand dominant people were even tortured or killed during the terrors of the Spanish Inquisition.
So what changed? Find out on the next page!