If you’re thinking of giving a special gift of thanks for your bridesmaids and groomsmen, we totally approve. If you’re planning to give wedding favors to your guests, your bridal party definitely deserves a special wedding favor. And why not? They have been close friends for a long time, people who have been with you to witness your love story with your spouse-to-be, and now they are about to be part of a special event in your life.
The best bridal party gifts are those that they will actually want to keep and reuse. All you have to do is make it a little more special by personalizing your gifts to make it truly memorable. Here is a list of the best wedding giveaways you can give your bridesmaids and groomsmen that they are surely going to keep for a very long time.
The Bachelorette Box
Your bridesmaids are going to appreciate the celebration in a bottle that you’ll be sending along with their official Bridesmaid t-shirt! It’s going to be fun getting dressed in these matching shirts. Send them a bachelorette kit that will have ready to celebrate you with everything they need. Plus, you can all get the party started with some champagne or wine!
A pair of stylish earrings are a no-fail bridesmaids gift idea. Even better, gift them something they can wear to the wedding! Your bridesmaids are going to love these, being bridesmaids with matching earrings! The best part is they now have a new accessory in their collection which may just become a new everyday favorite of theirs to wear.
Personalized Christmas ornaments are perfect for the upcoming holiday or Christmas-themed wedding! You’re right in time to order a bunch of these if you’re having a December wedding. Personalize each bauble with the bridesmaids’ name, and tie a ribbon in your wedding color palette up top. You can also use classic Christmas colors. This will totally make a lovely addition to your bridesmaids’ Christmas trees and winter decorations.
Gold Jewelry Necklace
Ladies love bling, and your bridesmaids definitely will, too! These simple chain necklaces with cute pendants fit in perfectly as accessories to your bridesmaids’ outfits. It’s a beautiful gesture to give something as precious and special as a gold necklace to your closest girlfriends who will be there from planning your wedding until you exchange I Do’s.
Here’s another jewelry gift idea for your bridesmaids! This is a lot more flexible for bridesmaids’ and if they’re already wearing jewelry, bracelets look good even when stacked together. Think of the Instagram-worthy photos you can make with your entourage when you all wear this.
Home Spa Bridesmaids Box
If you can’t visit the spa together, then bring the spa to your girls! A spa-in-a-box is just what the doctor ordered right before the wedding celebration! Send your bridesmaids a box of spa salts, aromatherapy soap, lotion, and candles for their very own home spa treatment before your wedding. Or get together with your bridesmaids and have a spa party!
Elegant Personalized Tumblers
Who doesn’t need a tumbler or flask when they need their coffee, favorite drink, or energy drink for the gym, There are so many uses for a personalized tumbler. Your bridesmaids are not only going to keep this on hand for the coming days, but the personalization truly makes it theirs! Encourage them to use at the bachelorette party, bridal shower, and wedding.
A Good Night Bridesmaid Box
We really love bridesmaids boxes because you can put so many little things together and make an event of the whole thing. Give your bridesmaids a good night’s sleep by putting this box together. In it is a small bottle of champagne, a personalized glass, a personalized coaster a sleeping mask, nail polish in the color they’re supposed to wear for the wedding day, a scented lip balm to keep those puckers soft and prepped for the big day, and finally rose water to help their skin feel refreshed for the next day in time for the makeup session!
Pink and Gold Bridesmaids Box
Personalize your bridesmaids' boxes according to the color palette of your wedding, and include props for the wedding photo plus a few gifts to keep! You can load up all sorts of gifts in a package for your bridesmaids -- champagne, sleep mask, lipstick, hair ties, bath salts, trinket dishes, snacks, or accessories.
Accessories are always in, and if it’s fashion, these stackable bracelets are certainly what your bridesmaids will be going for. Gift your bridesmaids a stackable bracelet. You can personalize the messages on these to reflect your bond with your bridesmaids, to show a special message connected to your wedding, or even to list the personality of each of your bridesmaids. Your bridesmaids are going to love this special trinket. What a proud moment it’s going to be when they put on these identical bracelets.
These pashminas will be perfect for cold-weather weddings. Nothing better to warm up than with pashminas that match your bridesmaids’ outfits! Plus, these are the kind of gifts you wear more than once, so you can be sure your bridesmaids are going to be more than happy with these bridal party favors! When you’re ready to give it to them, simply roll it up, secure it with some twine, and add a tag with a special message for each bridesmaid!
What wedding favors for bridesmaids are you looking forward to incorporating in your wedding? Let us know in the comments below!
Kara has been with Wedding Favors Unlimited for 2 years. She’s been giving wedding and style advice for the past 5 years from bridal magazines to bridal boutiques. Feel free to ask Kara a question below!