Everyone getting married has heard of the saying “Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue” that came from an old English rhyme. These are supposedly the four items that a bride adds to her outfit or wears as good luck charms. Plenty of modern couples still adhere to this belief and have found fun ways to incorporate it into their wedding. Here are some fun ideas for your “something blue” on your wedding day.
Shoes that are in blue are a wonderful pair to wear for your “something blue” on your wedding.
Find a shade of blue that will go well with your theme. A deeper shade of blue such as navy will go well with formal and winter weddings. Something that is lighter blue in shade will be perfect for beach or bohemian weddings. Blue flats or mules can also be worn after the ceremony and once the dancing starts. These can go well with your second dress for the reception and will let you dance all night long.
Lingerie is a cute choice for your “something blue” on the big day.
It is a fun addition to your wedding look without everyone knowing it. The secret can just be between you and your bridesmaids. There is something exciting about a hidden secret that you can surprise your hubby with after the celebrations. There are different shades of blue lingerie that you can choose from so go with something that complements your skin tone and will look good underneath your dress.
You can add blue flowers to your bouquet as a beautiful accent piece.
If your bouquet is mainly in white, ivory, or shades of eggshell then a burst of blue colors will look fantastic on it. The striking colors will make for great photos as well as a nice highlight to your overall look.
Go for a blue garter as it adds appeal to another aspect of your outfit.
It might not be something that will be seen right away but once the celebrations start, it will be a memorable part of it. There are plenty of blue garters on the market that you can choose from.
Summer and outdoor weddings mean that you can wear blue-hued sunglasses to protect your eyes and face from the harmful rays of the sun.
Sunglasses are a stylish addition to you can wear during your photos as it shows the laid back surroundings and the relaxed vibes of the couple.
Blue pouches or bag is an adorable addition to your look.
Not only that but it will also help you keep everything you might need in one place. Put your lipstick, tissues, blotting paper, hairpins, and hairspray inside one blue bag in case of emergencies. Anything else that you think you might need such as safety pins, tape, and scissors can be added to the bag too.
Jewelry is certainly something that you can add some splashes of blue into.
A hint of blue or specific pieces with blue will add a refreshing aspect into your whole look. Lighter shades of blue are perfect for summer or spring weddings while deeper blues are great for winters and formal weddings.