(Closed) Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue

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Post # 3
921 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

I had my old and borrowed as the same thing – it was from my husband aunt – a hankerchief that all of the girls in the family pinned inside their dresses on their wedding day – I was so happy when she offered it up!

Post # 4
1939 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2011

My Dress and shoes are my new.  Something blue will be my undies and I have a blue brooch in my flowers.  My something borrowed is a round crystal brooch that will also be on my flowers.  Then my something old is my veil. 

Post # 5
81 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

Old – slip (from a friend of the family) 

New –  dress

Borrowed – Jewerly (from my bridesmaid)

Blue – I DO (on the bottom of my shoes in blue gems)

Post # 6
482 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

Old- we are making my garter out of the lace from my mom’s wedding dress and a handkerchif my mother bought for me on a vacation when I was a baby

New- dress

Borrowed- ?

Blue- undies


Post # 7
258 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

old – garter I wore to  my junior high prom (I know, I don’t know why, we just all did it)

new – dress, shoes, jewelry

borrowed – a brooch I put on my bouquet that belonged to my grandmother that is now my sister’s

blue – my underwear

Post # 8
1575 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

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@tiggles212002: I’d LOVE to see your shoes.. that sounds super cute!  πŸ˜€

Post # 10
1986 posts
Buzzing bee

Old- ?

New- Dress

Borrowed- ?

Blue- Crinnie

Post # 11
785 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: July 2011

Old — My (sadly deceased) grandmother’s earrings.  My aunt offered Grandma’s entire box of earrings for me to choose from.  Grandma never had her ears pierced, so all of them were clip-ons.  When I chose the pair I would wear, Fiance gently pulled off the clip-on back, and I strung them on pearls and a regular earring back, to make a beautiful pair of dangly earrings!

New — My dress

Borrowed — Not quite decided yet, probably either a bracelet or a pair of second-hole earrings from one of my bridesmaids

Blue — My sapphire engagement ring!

Post # 12
8351 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2011

For me, I will have the following:

  • Old – jewelry
  • New – gown, veil, shoes
  • Borrowed – unknown – probably a hair pin
  • Blue – My shoes

Post # 13
5983 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: January 1999

My something…

Old – My deceased grandmother’s cross was attached to my bouquet.

New – My gown.

Borrowed – My veil (from a friend who couldn’t attend due to her pregnancy).

Blue – My panties. 

Post # 14
540 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

My Something Old – Is a small family bible. It is a family tradition for the bride to carry a bible with ribbons strung through it in place of a bouquet. So I will be caring the bible. That was carried by my great great grandmother, her daughter, her daughter, her daughter and now me.

My Something New – My Dress, My undergarments πŸ™‚ …

My Something Barrowed  – My mother’s bracelet that is a match to the necklace I will be wearing.

My Something blue – My shoes.

And I will have 6 pence in my shoe too.

Post # 15
967 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2008

Old – the family stone

New – my wedding ring

Borrowed – my DD’s barrette!

Blue – my Dh’s eyes? 

It was a quickie, impromptu JoP wedding, so we kind of improvised with that! 

Post # 16
10282 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2011

Old: A silk handkerchief that every bride in my family has carried on their wedding day.

New: My dress

Borrowed: My mothers aquamarine ring that she is insisting I wear though I dont know if I’ll end up wearing it (its gold and everything else I’ll be wearing is silver). If not, I’ll probably just borrow some diamond jewelry from my Aunt or grandmother.

Blue: I’m also doing the “I Do” blue gems on the bottom of my shoes. 

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