Creative "Something Blue" Ideas For Your Wedding
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."
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!
Are you sweet by nature? Share the love with your guests by building a snack station with your favorite candies in blue.
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!
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.
If you're looking for a more non-traditional blue, try topaz!
Why not even add some blue to your shoes? After all, there are several hues to play with!
Holli was twice the rebel by donning cow-girl boot in teal!
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!
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!