If last week’s blog didn’t give you the inspiration you needed to help you find the perfect wedding favor, this blog will be sure to give you specific ideas to help you decide what wedding favors you want for your big day!
Personalized Wedding Favors
Choosing a wedding favor that allows your guests to get to know you more can help you and your guests have a memorable day.
Water Bottle Labels
Personalized water bottles incorporating how the two of you met can be a great option to personalize a wedding favor. For example, if the two of you met at a marathon, you could buy personalized water bottle labels. Buy cases of water bottles and stick the labels on the bottles telling the story of how you met
Personalized Bottle Openers
Something unique like a bottle opener that has your monogram or the date of your wedding on it is a great favor for guests to bring home and be reminded of your big day.
Minneapolis Chandlery makes customized candles that would be a great wedding favor that you can personalize by picking out your own candle scent, color, and even add your own wedding monogram to the final product!
DIY Wedding Favors
There has been increasing popularity in doing it yourself favors. Before you decide that a DIY wedding favor is right for you, make sure you have the time to spend on a DIY wedding favor. Because although this can save you money, it will sometimes cost you your time. Don’t overwhelm yourself by putting too much on your plate. We’ve selected a couple quick, easy, and cheap DIY wedding favor ideas just for you!
Homemade Granola/Trail mix
Buy mason jars and take a day to make your very own granola or trail mix! Print off some labels indicating what kind of snack is in your guests customized jars and tape, stick it, or tie it on the jars. You can also print off bags, decorate them with your wedding logo and let your guests build their own trail mix treats! Your guests will be sure to enjoy the finished product!
If your guests are like the majority of the population, they are sure to enjoy a good cup of coffee. Buy your favorite kind of coffee beans. Costco has a great selection of bulk coffee bags to help save you money. Take a scoop of the coffee beans and place them in a customized bag of your choosing. Jars and burlap are a cheap and easy way store the beans and you can even pop on a monogrammed label to personalize this DIY favor.
Edible Wedding Favors
Sometimes at weddings your guests may be too full to even eat the cake by the end of the evening! By sending them off with a sweet treat, they will be sure to leave with a smile of their face!
Cake in a Jar
Buy mason jars and decorate them with the theme colors of your wedding. Place your favorite cake or pick a cake or an assortment of different cakes and place them in the jar. This favor will allow your guests to enjoy their edible wedding treat on the go!
Who doesn’t love cookies?! Pick out your favorite cookie, package it up to your liking and send your guests home with the same love that you have for your favorite cookie!
I am sure it took you lots of time and planning to decide on what season you wanted your wedding to be in. Take some time to consider what the perfect season appropriate wedding favor can be for your day! Is it a Winter wonderland wedding? Hot cocoa packets may perfectly charming then. If it’s Summer, some of your lady guests may very well appreciate flip flops to slip on half way during dancing the night away. Think of your season and think fun, your guest will greatly appreciate it!
If you are getting married in the Spring, giving your guests your favorite flower seeds can be a fun way to help them remember your big day all through the season!
If you have chosen to get married over the holidays, your guests would love to go home with a special ornament to hang on their christmas tree this year, plus it will be constant reminder of your fun and memorable wedding day!
See the full DIY instructions HERE!
Summer is a perfect time to whip out the old Ray Ban sunglasses. Whether your guest wear them to protect their eyes from the sun, your “blinding” love, or they are the type to wear their sunglasses at night, your guests will love having a fun and colorful pair of sunnies to wear at your wedding!
Remember that ForeverBride.com has a great selection of vendors that offer wedding favors and adorable ways to customize and monogram your gifts! Take in all of these wedding favor ideas and never stop being inspired to create the wedding of your dreams!
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