Handfasting has become the latest trend in traditional and non traditional commitment and/or wedding ceremonies. No longer considered just a Pagan way of life for couples coming together. No longer just for kings and queens, handfasting is becoming more and more popular in this day and age. Tied with a state marriage certification issued by a legally authorized party such as a clergyman or justice of the peace. This is now being more choices of couples these days as the laws of marriage change through the United States of America. (i.e Common Law Marriage and Same Sex Marriage)Type your paragraph here.