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Creative "Something Blue" Ideas For Your Wedding

Blue Bridesmaids Dresses

September is the month of the sapphire - a gemstone known for its midnight blue brilliance. In spirit of the stunning gemstone, we're taking a look at some seriously sweet ideas in incorporating "something blue" to your wedding.

The timeless tradition derives from an old English rhyme: "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, a sixpence in your shoe."

Blue Wedding Reception

This age-old rhyme lists the tokens of love that would pose as "lucky charms" that a bride would carry with her on her special day. The color is meant to stand for pure devotion.

These days -- the modern bride-to-be is always looking for a way stand out from the crowd when sticking to the wedding tradition. To help spark inspiration, here are some of our favorite ideas for incorporating "Something Blue" in your wedding!

Something Blue Ideas for Your Wedding

Are you sweet by nature? Share the love with your guests by building a snack station with your favorite candies in blue.

Blue Candy for Weddings Wedding Candy Station

Speaking of sweet treats -- colored wedding cakes are a modern trend for many brides. You can even take the step further by incorporating the color with the theme of your big day!

Wedding Cake Something Blue Blue Nautical Wedding Details

Make your bridal style pop by accessorizing with "something blue". Add some blue to your blooms or make a bold and sophisticated statement with sapphire jewelry.

Blue Wedding Bouquet Something Blue Sapphire Earrings

If you're looking for a more non-traditional blue, try topaz!

Topaz Wedding Earrings

Why not even add some blue to your shoes? After all, there are several hues to play with!

Blue Wedding Shoes Something Blue Ideas

Holli was twice the rebel by donning cow-girl boot in teal!

Something Blue Cowgirl Boots

Speaking of shoes, who says the guys can't participate in the tradition too? Including the groom is a great way to step out of an age-old norm!

Groom Shoes Blue Comic Book Wedding

Photo Credits:

Bridesmaids + Groom's Shoes: Brown Street Studios
Table Setting: Adrinne Beaver
Candy: Lora Rodgers
Cake + Cookies: Carly Fuller Photography
Blue Heels: Amelia + Dan
Boots: Amber Harrington Photography
Flowers + Sapphire Earrings: Catalina Fragoso Photography
Topaz Earrings: Nicole Lee Photography

Looking for some more creative ideas for your wedding day? Follow us on Pinterest to get inspired!

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