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14 Fantastic Ways To Incorporate "Something Old" Into Your Wedding

Besides inviting your great aunt Lisa.

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1. If your mother kept her bouquet, take a small flower from it and have it set in resin to wear as a necklace, bracelet, or pin on the big day.

3. Make a custom "old, borrowed, new, and blue" charm-pin to wear on your dress.

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This DIY project is crazy easy, and chances are you have everything you need in your house right now.


5. Get an antique topper for your wedding cake.

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There have been tons of different styles of wedding cake toppers over the past century. A simple search online or visit to flea market can help you land a little piece of history.

7. Put photos of loved ones you've lost in a locket and then wrap it around the bouquet.

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It's never easy facing your biggest day without loved ones, but this heartfelt homage is a beautiful way to carry them with you in spirit.


12. Cut a piece of fabric from your father's favorite shirt or tie (with his permission, of course) and sew it into the lining of your dress.