Oh wow is that ever a great idea, I've never heard of that before. Talk about meaningful!
Originally Posted by islandbride8
I got my something old yesterday at my shower. it's the bonnet i wore home from the hospital when i was born! it was made so that after it's worn as a baby bonnet, you take out a couple of stitches and it turns into a hanky for your wedding day. it even came with a poem that i couldn't even read i was crying too much So, my "something old" is 28 years old. i guess these things used to be pretty popular, b/c every bridal shower i go to in my family the bride-to-be gets one from her mom. i think anything that connects you to your past works and you can use it anytime throughout the day of your wedding, so reception definately counts
Skp1, I love that idea too! .