(Closed) What was your something old/new/borrowed/blue?

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Post # 3
78 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

Something old – My step-mother’s great aunt’s brooch from the 1930s.


Something new – My dress, of course. πŸ™‚ And shoes. And veil… Tehe!


Something borrowed – My Maid/Matron of Honor is letting me borrow the necklace she wore at her wedding 8 years ago. πŸ™‚


Something blue – Haven’t figured that one out, but I just happen to have blue gems on the soles of my wedding shoes! How crazy, lol!

Post # 4
111 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: January 2013

I had some over lapping of things that could be both, but did make sure that I had one of each still.


Something Old-My Grandmother’s Earrings

Something New-My dress, shoes, veil

Something Borrowed-My Mother’s Bracelet

Something Blue-My Great-grandmother’s Hanky




Post # 5
226 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

Something Old- a spoon bracelet I bought off etsy (super cute, and from the 1920’s…I don’t have any family heirlooms I could use for this)

Something New- Dress, shoes, veil…pretty much most of my clothes haha

Something Borrowed- A necklace from my fiance’s grandmother

Something Blue- Aquamarine earrings (both of us were born in March)

Don’t forget the sixpence in your shoe!

Post # 6
3778 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

Don’t have my Old or Borrowed yet πŸ™


Something new: My dress!

Something blue: My panties that say, “I do!” in rhinestones on the butt πŸ™‚


I found a place online to order a sixpence for $1.50!

Post # 7
3170 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Old: My great grandmother’s cross necklace. Wrapper around my bouquet.

New: Everything.

Borrowed: Earrings

Blue: Cut out heart from my dad’s shirt. He did when I was four. Carried it in my pocket!

Mother-In-Law sent me a sixpence to wear. I loved it!

Post # 8
384 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Something Old: A handkerchief that was my grandmothers, I am pinning it into the underneath of my dress

Something New: My dress

Something borrowed: See something old above. πŸ™‚

Something Blue: I Do stickers for the back of my shoes in Blue πŸ™‚

Post # 9
3420 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: September 2014

Something Old- My mother’s Veil. Lace edge fingertip veil.

Something New- Dress

Something Borrowed- Donnow yet. I don’t want to plan that one

Something Blue- My shoes



Post # 10
70 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: May 2013

Something old is a quarter And penny in my boot that I will later turn into a keychain (both 1985)

Something new: my new jewelry I had custom made

Something blue: our wedding date stitched into my dress 

Something borrowed: I dont have anything yet!

Post # 11
2425 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

Old- piece of my mother’s wedding dress on the stems of my bouquet
New- my dress!
Borrowed- mom’s pearl necklace
Blue- my shoes! 

Post # 12
554 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2013

Something Old-my engagement ring (it was my grandmothers)

Something New-My Dress

Something Borrowed-I’m tying my parents wedding bands to my bouquet

Something Blue-???

Post # 13
2869 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

Old – my nana’s RHR that I always wear

New – dress, jewelry etc

Borrowed and blue – my mom’s friend is loaning me a blue swarovski heart that I think I”m supposed to pin inside my dress? Not 100% sure yet.

Sixpence – my parents are British; my mom has two different very old ones for me to choose from.

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