Mother Of The Bride: A Charm For Your Daughter's Dress For Sale
"Something old, Something new,Something borrowed, and Something blue;
A lifetime of love I wish for you!"
When my daughter got married in 2008, I wrote her a poem to express my love and what the traditional "Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed,Something Blue" means to me. I fashioned a charm for her to pin under the hem of her dress, and then I presented the charm and the verse to her the evening before her wedding.
You will touch your daughter's heart on her wedding day with thistraditional gift of love for the bride. She willadore thedainty charms, tiedin a bow,to pinto the hem of her slip or dress (or in her bouquet) as she walks down the aisle to take her vows. The charmsrepresent a "lifetime of love",which is explainedeloquently in thetrifold cardwith this original verse:
Two little charms I bring today,
Two symbols of love for your wedding day.
The pearl, borrowed from the sea,
Timeless and true;
A reminder of my love for you.
The heart, hopeful and pure,
Precious and new;
A symbol of love shared by two.
Two little charms tied in a bow,
To tuck away (so they won't show);
Something old, something new,
Something borrowed and something blue...
A lifetime of love I wish for you!
(Content copyright 2009. Marianne Fusco. All rights reserved)
This is the perfect gift to present to yourdaughterat her bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, oron the morning of the wedding,as shegets ready forher special day.She will be touched by your thoughtfulness, and she will have a traditional keepsaketo remind her ofyour lovefor years to come.
The pearl charm represents your steadfast love, as it is borrowed from time (and from the sea). The aqua-blue crystal heart charm is a symbol ofromantic love, precious and new, and so full of hope!Tied together, they represent "a lifetime of love"... something old, something new, something borrowed,something blue.
You will be extremely pleased with the quality andelegance ofthe charms and thetrifold cardto your daughter. (*See response from other buyers or view my "about me" page for testimonials.) The charms consist of an8mm pearl and a Swarovski aqua-blue crystal heart, set in sterling silver and tiedneatly withwhiteorgandy ribbon to create a beautifulpresentation. The trifold card, made with a heavy stock anda rich damask finish, folds to a "marquis" size (5.5" X 5.5"). The original sentiment withinthe card is professionally imprinted in a deep mocha. A matching ecru envelope and clear seal complete the look.
I have had several requests for ivory ribbon and pearl to match an ivory dress. If you would prefer this, just drop me a note.
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Mother Of The Bride: A Charm For Your Daughter's Dress : $30