I incorporated 6 generations of wedding wear from my mother's side into my ensemble.(some borrowed. Many I'm blessed to now call my own) sixth generation: wedding pin, used on my bouquet
fifth generation: Aunt Roba's wedding lace (left over from the dress her mother made her). I incorporated into a handmade hair piece.
fourth generation: my Great Grandmother's engagement ring
third generation: my Grandma C's handkerchief, used to wrap around my bouquet.
second generation: lace from my Mother's wedding dress (she made herself!) stitched inside my skirt. I also wore a dainty diamond necklace of hers.
first generation: my dress