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

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Post # 32
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

@FutureMrsT1221:  So far my plan is:

Something old- my wedding band is my great grandmothers wedding band

Something new-My sister bought the tiara I fell in love with

Something borrowed-My grandmothers old hankie that my mom takes with her for all occasions that might call for a hankie (my grandma passed away when i was about 12)

Something Blue-Sapphire bracelet and garter

Post # 34
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

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@MexiPino:  Totally just inspired me to order a sixpence with a year of a special meaning! I went with 1958 because my Fiance grandparents were married that year and they have been married 55 years now πŸ™‚ 

Post # 35
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Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2015

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@excitedtobeMRSF:  YAY do it! I found mine on eBay. I think it was like $1. 

Post # 36
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Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

This is a fun one!

Something old – my mom’s hankerchief that she got from her grandmother when my mom got married to my dad (it has been washed and pressed lol)

Something new – my dress and my necklace & earrings

Something borrowed – I totally forgot about this until the morning we were getting ready and my bridemaid came to the rescue and let me borrow her Tiffany bracelet. I love her so much for saving me!

Something blue – My undies that said “bride” and my perfume was “something blue” by Oscar De La Renta πŸ™‚

Post # 37
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Worker bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

I still have a while to change my mind, but here is what I’m planning on so far!

Something old: The garter my mom made for her wedding 25 years ago; my aunt ended up with it and gave it to me shortly before I got engaged.

Something new: For sure my dress, but possibly shoes and necklace also.

Something borrowed: Not sure if it counts, but our wedding date is the same date as my FI’s grandparents, but his grandpa died many years ago so we are “borrowing” the date to honor their marriage.  My other option is my MOH’s lace veil from her wedding.

Something blue: My rosary from my 1st communion that I will wrap around my bouquet, and my earrings from my parents that are my birthstone, aquamarine.

Post # 39
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2013

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@Cyri: That’s one way to look upon it, and I like it! My husbands godmother gifted the six pence to me though, so I can’t take credit for tracking that one down. πŸ™‚

Post # 40
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2013 - Rustic mill, historical site

I had my geat grandmother’s pearls that my mother lent me, and my mother’s veil which she gave to me to use, so both are old and borrowed, although I don’t think my mother will get the veil back, haha.

My dress, ring, shoes, and garter, you name it, all new

My underpants were blue  πŸ™‚

Post # 41
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2014

My Blue will be my engagement ring and underwear, my old will be my wedding dress (1987, the year I was born, my mom’s!), (my new will be maybe my veil and/or shoes)…actually my new will be a garter set my grandma made, my borrowed might be some of my sister’s jewelry.

 

Post # 42
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2014

Hmm this is something I need to figure out. Only one I know is

Something New- Which will be an orgamini locket that I will be attaching to my bouquet. It has charms representing my Great Grandmother who past away two years ago.  It has a in loving memory of…on a small heart, and a plate that says “Faith” which was her name, Along with an angel wing, and cross. 

Something Blue- maybe my garter or earrings or something not sure.

Something Old- Would love to include something meaningful here just not sure what.

Something borrowed- Again would like to borrow something meaningful here too. Just have no clue.

Maybe I could borrow something from my mom, and something old so that each generation in the family is represented??

Post # 43
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Helper bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

Old & borrowed: My great grandmother gave my mom a pearl necklace.

New: Dress

Blue: We are all wearing cowboy/cowgirl boots so I plan on wearing blue socks πŸ™‚

Post # 44
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Newbee
  • Wedding: September 2014

I will be doing Blue wedge shoes  as my something Blue. The others I have to figure out.

Post # 45
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Sugar bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

@FutureMrsT1221:  My something borrowed was my great grandmothers 1920s necklace 

My something old was my grandmas veil (60+ years old)

My something new was a pair of earrings from target 

My something blue was a pair of awesome blue dance shoes that were perfect with my color palette πŸ™‚ 

Post # 46
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Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

Something old: my late grandmother’s opal (my birthstone) and blue sapphire ring.

Something blue: my shoes. 

Something borrowed: a necklace of my mom’s that my grandfather had given my grandma.  I wrapped it on the bouquet. 

Something new: everything else!  Dress, jewelry,  veil, etc. πŸ™‚

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