(Closed) Blue, Borrowed, Old and New

posted 8 years ago in October 2010
Post # 3
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Ooh, Fun!

 

Something old: my Grandma’s prayer book which all 4 daughters (and her) included in her bouquet. 

Something new: pretty much everything!

Something borrowed: my tiara

Something blue: I’m painting my toenails double blue for my fiance! He’ll freak!

Post # 4
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913 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2009

Something old:  My bra…..its the best strapless one and it fits perfectly with my dress!  and I hate bra shopping…

Something blue:  Giants garter for the Fiance

Something new:  getting some cute new underwear!!

Something borrowed:  still unsure

 

Post # 5
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1129 posts
Bumble bee

My Matron of Honor called me the other day about this.  She called both his mom and mine and the Maid of Honor and arranged who would be doing what.  My mom found my late grandmother’s wedding and engagement rings for me to sew into my dress somewhere for my something old.

I’m secretly hoping for some cute girly panties for my something blue!

Post # 6
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466 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Old: my vintage necklace

New: my dress and my bracelet from my mom

Borrowed: diamond stud earrings from my sister

Blue: my shoes!

Post # 7
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92 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

old: my late Grandmother’s wedding band that i’m wearing on my right hand

new: my dress, shoes, veil, etc. lol

borrowed: a friend has a sixpence for me to put in my shoe, finishing off the end of the rhyme too 😀

blue: garter

Post # 8
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28 posts
Newbee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Old – my mom gifted me my grandmother’s 2nd engagement ring, which I will have tied into my bouquet

New – my dress, shoes, hair piece, etc…

Borrowed – No clue!  No one’s offered me anything, yet!

Blue – I’m painting my toenails blue and having my girls sign the bottoms of my shoes with blue markers.

And for the last part, I found a penny from 2004 (the year we met) and one from 2010 (the year we’re getting married) that I’ll put in the bottom of each shoe. 

Post # 9
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286 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

Something old….my grandmothers ring she left for me when she died

Something new…..my jewelry my best friend bought me to wear on the day

Something borrowed….my grandmothers 1 ct. diamond earrings my mom is letting me borrow

Somthing blue….my garter

Post # 10
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Something old: I’m wearing my grandma’s antique white gold and diamond watch.

Something new: Dress, veil and earrings.

Something borrowed: My mum’s pearl necklace.

Something blue: My blue shoes.

Post # 11
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

Yeah! I love this.

Something Old: My Moose necklace was around my bouquet. It’s not that old, but it was for my Angel Baby, Moose. (Didn’t wear) My Great-Grandma’s silver cake server. I loved having it there to represent my Great-Grandparents because I knew most of them.

Something New: My sister bought me a pearl necklace, bracelet, and earrings because she knew I lvoed a bride in pearls.

Something Borrowed: My StepMother-in-Law’s pearl necklace, bracelet, and earrings. My sister twisted the new and borrowed together with the necklace and bracelet. It was SO pretty.

Something Blue: My bouquest was wrapped with blue, the keep garter McHusband and I made had blue, and my bridesmaids were in blue too if that counts.

I loved each of my “Somethings” because they all had meaning, especially my new pearls.

Post # 12
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2011

Old: I’m hoping to wear my mom’s veil.  Hopefully it’s in decent shape still.

New: Dress

Borrowed: Hair clips

Blue: Shoes

I’ve still got a while though, so they may change.

Post # 13
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

Old: late-grandfathers hankerchief

New: Dress

Borrowed: Cake cutting set from my parents (should I be wearing something borrowed)

Blue: Garter

Post # 14
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Old: Dress and shoes (dress is bought as a sample.  Shoes I already owned)

New: Bracelet (gift from my Mom)

Borrowed: Earrings from my MoH

Blue: my bright cobalt blue satin shoes!

Post # 15
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2014

old: a ring my nana’s diamond ring she gave to me before she passed away and my engagement ring since it’s a 1930’s estate ring

new: dress, shoes, veil

borrowed: jewelry from my grammy

blue: my undies 😉

Post # 16
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

Something Old: handmade hankerchief my Mee Mee found the year I was born, the church we’re getting married in (parents and grandparents married there)

Something New: Dress, Veil, Shoes

Something Borrowed: I have no idea!

Something Blue: blue sapphire ring and blue bow on the inside of my VT Garter!

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