6 Ideas For 'Something Old' To Add To Your Wedding Day

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, a silver sixpence in your shoe…”

We’ve all heard the classic wedding poem and for as long as we can remember, brides have diligently planned what special pieces of their day will represent each part. There are endless possibilities of what to incorporate and we love the special meanings that come with each.

Whether you’re looking for an addition to your day that makes a statement or one that holds a heartfelt meaning, we’ve got some fab ideas for your ‘something old.’

Vintage Car

There’s nothing quite like a vintage car to create the ultimate statement as head off as newlyweds on the big day!

Perry Vaile Photography via Style Me Pretty

Family Heirlooms

Add an extra special addition to your ensemble by including a piece of jewellery from a loved one.

Sposto Photography via Style Me Pretty

Family photos

Including photos of loved ones, whether they are present or not, is the perfect way to give a heartfelt nod during the day’s celebrations.

Samuel Docker Photography via Rock My Wedding

Vintage Seating

Vintage furniture creates a fab focal point for your post-ceremony celebrations and, of course, the perfect to snap some photos!

Antique Decor

Create a classic look or add a quirky vibe to your wedding decor with a unique mixture of antique pieces.

 Cinzia Bruschini & Lisa Poggi via 100 Layer Cake

Add A Piece Of A Loves Ones’ in Your Dress

Adding a bit of your mother’s wedding dress or maybe your father’s tie to your own wedding dress will have them close to your heart all day,

Kylee Yee via Style Me Pretty


Ally Vogl

Ally is the Content and Social Media Exec here at WeddingDates HQ. Beyond being obsessed with all things weddings, she loves a good cup of coffee and splurging on beauty products.

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