(Closed) What were your old/new/borrowed/blue things?

posted 6 years ago in Traditions
Post # 3
3174 posts
Sugar bee

I got my mom’s veil for my birthday last year so that will be my something old ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 4
4323 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Old – a pin that belonged to my FI’s great-grandmother (will be pinned inside my dress)

New – dress, veil, etc.

Borrowed – I’m borrowing my aunt’s sixpence from her wedding for the “sixpence in your shoe,” so it’s doing double duty

Blue – a sapphire ring my parents gave me when I graduated from college


Post # 5
1064 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

Nice ๐Ÿ™‚

Something new – my entire bridal outfit!

Something old – i used my late MIL’s beautiful and ancient linen embroidered tabletowel on the table we signed our names

Something borrowed – my something old!Although it was indeed a beautiful parting gift..

Something blue – the bow on my garter, which i forgot to put on because the photographer was there while i was dressing and i was embarassed!


Post # 6
576 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Old- Both of my grandmother’s rings tied to my bouquet.

New- My dress

Borrowed- My mother’s ring.

Blue- My shoes. ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 7
735 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Old: My engagement ring (c. 1910)

New: The rest of my outfit

Borrowed: My grandmother’s pearls

Blue: Toenail polish – My mom & Maid/Matron of Honor are going for mani/pedis with me the day before my wedding.

Post # 8
713 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2012 - Watch tower lodge, Black hawk state Park Rock Island, IL

old and borrowed – a pearl bracelet that is my moms, and once was my gradmothers

new – my dress

blue – my Ering…its a blue topaz

Post # 9
125 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Old and borrowed is the flower holder my grandma used when she married my grandpa

New is my dress and shoes

Blue, I stitched my finances initials into the garter he gets with blue thread ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 10
1927 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

New- A pearl necklace that my grandmother is making for me. 

Old- A handkercheif that was my Great Aunt, whom I am named after. My other Aunt carried this handkercheif on her wedding day.

Borrowed- A pair of my Mom’s pearl earrings.

Blue- I added blue tulle to my crinoline.

I have a 1884 sixpence from Great Britain glued in my shoe. 

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