08Aug The Facts About Brides and the Silver Sixpence Tradition
Something borrowed, Something blue,
and a silver sixpence in her shoe...It's one of the most well known wedding rhymes, dating back to before the 19th century, but the 'lucky' five items a bride should include on her wedding day, come from traditions much older than that!
These gorgeous sixpence bags have been made to match the rare lace Ayana set and each contain a genuine sixpence.
Perfect tiny silk and lace bags, that can be
- stitched to your garter
- adding a loop it can be tied into your bouquet
- lastly, this is just so romantic... give it to your groom to keep in his breast pocket, over his heart...
Love this idea xx
This is a tiny maching sixpence bag, stitched to the 'Filigree Lace' wedding garter, another of our beautiful Nottingham laces
Sorry, they are not sold separately and are only available when you order a wedding garter, but don't need to be attached, you're given the choice when you place your order.