Your something old, new, borrowed and blue?

posted 3 years ago in Traditions
Post # 31
182 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I will just share my something Blue (because i didn’t find any suitable borrowed and old items). Two of my bridesmaids surprised me with “Something Blue” parfume right at my wedding, which made my heart melted!

Post # 32
160 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2016

New- dress, shoes

Old and borrowed- my bridesmaid’s vintage coat pin that I wore in my hair

(also borrowed lipstick)

Blue- lingerie 

Post # 33
4995 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

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apresallday : 

something old was my mums old life size  horseshoe charm thing that was typically worn around your wrist in the past.

Something new was my shoes/jewelry/dress

Something borrowed again was my mums horseshoe wrist charm

Something blue was my  ice blue knickers!!

My husband joked that he was my old and blue…  His family came to stay in the lead up to the wedding and we didn’t get any chance for some private time so he joked he was a little blue!! 😜

Post # 34
1208 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2018 - Fremont, CA

Something old: still looking for the right meaningful little something.

Something new: dress, shoes, headpiece, short veil, bouquet…

Something borrowed: a dear friend’s long veil.

Something blue: sky blue topaz earrings, the side aquamarines of my engagement ring, and my shoes!

… And no sixpence in my shoe! Lol

Post # 35
697 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2018

I haven’t 100% decided yet but most likely

Old: wedding rings are being re-forged from the wedding rings of my and my fiancé’s grandparents

New: dress and shoes

Borrowed: probably mum’s jewellery; still undecided what though

Blue: a dark blue wrap-around cardigan

Post # 37
697 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2018

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apresallday :  Thank you πŸ˜‰ We stole it though: my fiancé’s brother melted down some other jewellery their parents supplied. But it is romantic and it makes me feel good that my grandparents’ rings will be with me. And it’s eco-friendly! Not thrifty though ;-(

Post # 38
251 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2018

New- bracelet my fiance gave me the morning of our Wedding day

Borrowed- diamond necklace from my mum

Blue- garter

Old- completely forgot πŸ™ was going to use my nannys old piggy but forgot

Post # 39
3083 posts
Sugar bee

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apresallday :  My earrings were new (as my dress, veil and shoes were) but my mom bought the earrings two days before.

Blue: I had small blue mickey shapes pins in my bouquet

Old and Borrowed: My mom let me borrow a beautiful bracelet that i had given to her as a little girl <3 <3 <3 

Post # 40
89 posts
Worker bee
  • Wedding: November 2018

Old: This “flower” I made out of an old doily my great-aunt crocheted, which will be included in my bouquet.

New: Basically everything I am wearing.

Borrowed: Haven’t decided- probably going to ask for something from my Maid/Matron of Honor or SIL on the day.

Blue: This RHR I bought on etsy and am obsessed with.

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