The old British saying goes, “something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a sixpence in your shoe.” For the past three weeks, we have brought you ideas on how to incorporate the old, the new, and the borrowed into your weddings plans. Since “a sixpence in your shoe” is pretty straight forward, last but not least, we bring you “something blue”! Did you know, that the color blue is associated with purity and fidelity? It also used to be worn in order to ward off the “evil eye” that would make new brides infertile. Nowadays though, this may be one of the easiest of the four “somethings” to incorporate. There are endless options of blue wedding products in the market. Many brides choose to incorporate a shade of blue into their color palate, using either blue bridesmaid dresses or decorations at the reception. For those brides who aren’t keen on having blue as visible on the big day, here are some of our favorite alternatives. While some of these may be hidden under your skirts, others are small enough that they can have meaning for you without taking over your color scheme. Either way, these items will ensure you have all that traditional good luck!
Posted by Amy K.