(Closed) Something old, new, borrowed, blue, six pence in a shoe

posted 6 years ago in Traditions
Post # 3
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Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2010

Old – I had the buttons from my mom’s wedding dress on my bouquet

New – lots of stuff… dress, shoes, jewelry, undies

Borrowed – my grandma’s pendant sewn inside my dress

Blue – garter

and a six pence TAPED to the bottom arch of my shoe since I wore sandals.

Post # 4
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Buzzing bee

no sixpense, but yes otherwise.

Post # 5
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Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2016

Mine are all coming from my mother figures in my life

Old- my grandmother’s wedding dress I’ll be wearing

New: something from my Future Mother-In-Law, Either a bracelet or a necklace (whatever my mom doesn’t get me)

Borrowed: something from my step mother. I’m pretty sure it will be her wedding set, worn on my right hand.

Blue: Something from my mom. Will either be the necklace or the bracelet (whatever my Future Mother-In-Law doesn’t get me)

Six Pence: We have a family six pence I’ll be using.

Post # 6
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

Old: great grandmother’s wedding ring on my bouquet

New: just about everything (dress, shoes, jewelry…)

Borrowed: no clue yet

Blue: garter, and a LeVian sapphire from Mr. Cajun

and a sixpence

Post # 7
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Bee Keeper

I did all of it.

Old: Grandmother’s brooches in my brooch bouquet

New: Diamond necklace

Borrowed: My Mom’s diamond stud earrings

Blue: My shoes, strassed cobalt

Sixpence: Yes, I got ball of foot pads from CVS and slipped it under one in my shoe. I got the sixpence from Ebay.

Post # 8
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Newbee
  • Wedding: September 2012

No, didn’t give this tradition much thought.  I didn’t regret it.  

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