If you’ve been searching for something borrowed ideas, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve complied a list of unique items that will check off your ‘something borrowed’ and make your night extra memorable.
You may not have a vintage roadster for your and your future spouse to get away in at the end of the night but maybe you have a car enthusiast friend that does. Consider making this your something borrowed as renting a unique vehicle can be pricey.
Turn an ordinary utensil until your something borrowed. Ask your or your fiancé’s parent or grandparent if they have an heirloom cake knife that could be a statement piece at your wedding. Having something borrowed from your family is a special way to incorporate something borrowed.
First Dance Song
No one ever said the something borrowed had to be a physical item. If either of your parents have a first dance song that they fell in love to why not pay homage to them if you like the song too. Both you and your parents will have an unforgettable shared memory to talk about over dinner.
Wedding Dress or Tux
Chances are your parents or grandparents saved their wedding day apparel. While you may not like the style of your mother’s dress or your father’s tux, see if there’s an element that could be borrowed from their outfit to incorporate in to yours whether it’s the fabric or a button. Having that piece with you as you walk down the aisle is a special piece of history.
Most couples know about the ‘something borrowed and something blue’ part of the phrase but what most don’t know is that it ends with and a six pence in your shoe. Why not kill to birds with one stone and borrow the six pence.