WE ALL HEARD THE FOLLOWING RHYME:
Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue
and a sixpence in her shoe.
~An old English rhyme
Something old symbolized the bride's past and hope for a long marriage.
Something new, relates to the bride and grooms new life together.
Something borrowed; borrowing the happiness of an existing marriage and using it to start happiness and joy in the couples in new married life.
The bride carrying something blue symbolized loyalty and fidelity in the marriage; and a silver sixpence in here shoe symbolized good luck.