(Closed) Something Old, New, Borrowed, and Blue

posted 9 years ago in Traditions
Post # 3
Member
272 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2010

New: Wedding dress & co.

Old: The pearl stud earrings my parents gave me when I turned 16

Borrowed: Not sure yet…

Blue: Rhinestone letters I’m going to glue on the bottom of my shoes.

Post # 4
Member
1363 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2009

Old: My mom has a hankerchief from her childhood that I’ll cary along with my bouquet (which is great, since I am certain to sob all day)

New: Dress, jewelry, undies, etc.

Borrowed: No idea!

Blue: My engagement ring, earrings, necklace, and bracelet are all sapphire.

Post # 6
Member
274 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2009

Old: A pearl necklace that my grandmother had. From Germany. She bought enough for her kids to give to their kids to use at their weddings when they got older; there is 6 of us grandchildren. The oldest G-child got married 2 years ago, I’m the 2nd oldest, and I’m next to get married.

New: Dress

Borrowed: Shoes or dress slip from Maid/Matron of Honor

Blue: Garters, and possibly sash for dress. And flowers.

Post # 7
Member
473 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2009

Something Old – I’m using the ring bearer pillow from my parents’ wedding and having it made into a clutch.

Something New – Dress, Shoes

Something Borrowed – A brooch from my grandma to put on my bouquet

Something Blue – Garter, Rhinestones on my Shoe

Post # 8
Member
103 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: July 2009

Somthing new: Dress and shoes

Something borrowed: My aunt, who can’t be at the wedding, is letting me borrow a handkerchief with her name emboridered on it.

Somthing old: My grandmother’s diamond and emerald ring that I will carry in my bouquet.

Something blue: Atlanta Braves garter for my Fiance

Post # 9
Member
2856 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2009

Somthing Old: I haven’t picked this one yet…

Something New: Dress and shoes

Something Borrowed: My G’Ma will let me borrow her "Stairway to Heaven" necklace and earrings.

Something Blue: Superman garter for my Fiance

Post # 10
Member
131 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: May 2009

Something Old, My Grandmother gave my mother an aquamarine stone when she was 20, then my mother had it made into a ring. Now it is mine to pass along.

Something New, Dress, shoes etc.

Something Borrowed, My Maid/Matron of Honor is letting me borrow her grandmother’s silver tea pot as the centerpiece for the sweetheart table.

Something Blue, My necklace and earrings are blue topaz.

Post # 11
Member
818 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2010

Old: Nanna’s pearls wrapped around my bouquet

New: Dress, veil

Borrowed: Possibly my cousin’s red shoes (we have the same shoes, but her’s are a 1/2 size bigger so they will be a little more comfortable than mine)

Blue: Underwear probably

Post # 12
Member
193 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2009

Old: Either pearl bracelet or diamond bracelet belonging to grandmother
 
New: Dress, veil, shoes…

Borrowed: Earrings from my mom

Blue: Panties

Post # 13
Member
1266 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2009

Old: My nana’s e-ring from my poppy from over 40 years ago (he has passed away and is a very closer person to my heart so this is so meaningful to me)

New: Dress, Jewellery etc etc (all bridal attire)

Borrowed: My FMIL’s tartan sash to wear over my dress during ceremony ONLY

Blue: have not chosen yet. Either my garter, or a hair pin with blue rhinestones or something on it

Post # 14
Member
14183 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

Something Old: The bonnet mom got when i was born that wraps around my flowers.

Something New: The dress, the shoes, the bracelet.

Something Borrowed: Mom’s pendant and earrings (0ver 30 yrs, too!)

Something blue: Either my blue topaz ring or my garter, which already is blue…I’m not sure if i want a naked right hand or my large light blue topaz

The topic ‘Something Old, New, Borrowed, and Blue’ is closed to new replies.

Find Amazing Vendors