Thursday, April 18, 2024

11 Unforgettable Wedding Gift Ideas

Shopping for a wedding gift can often prove frustrating. If you’re considering items on their registry, all of the “good” gifts might already have been purchased or maybe you would like to supplement with an unforgettable gift so that you stand out from the crowd. Relieve your frustration with any one of these gifts that are sure to make a positive impression on the happy couple.

  • & Mrs. Doormat.What a great way to start their new life together – by placing a doormat in front of their door that dons their last name and “established by” date. A visual representation of their commitment, this custom doormat available on Etsy comes in various sizes and is also available in Mrs.  & Mrs. and Mr.  & Mr.
  • Personalized First Christmas Ornament. This gorgeous ceramic ornament is round and is marbleized for a classic feel. It reads “First Christmas Married” with a separate script font for the couple’s name and the significant date. The text is surrounded by green holly which will make it a delicate and sweet addition to their tree for many Christmases to come.
  • Gift Card. As a stand-alone gift or a supplemental one, presenting the newlyweds with gift cards will give them the power of choice. Available from a vast array of retailers around the globe, gift cards are super easy to track online so they can watch their purchases and balance, and know that it is also safe and secure.
  • Newlywed Cookbook. Agreeing on what to have for dinner is one of those arguments married couples have all the time. The Newlywed Cookbook offers 130 classic and contemporary recipes that might just put that heated debate to rest. There are also tips on how to stock the pantry, and the book is peppered with inspiring anecdotes about love and marriage.
  • Cheese Board. What’s so unforgettable about a cheese board? Now that they are married, they’re likely to be hosting more celebrations and yes, eating a lot more cheese. Why not get them one they can be proud of – personalized with their names on a solid slab of hickory, maple or white oak? They’ll be reaching for the crackers before you know it!
  • Portable Hammock. As ‘staycations’ become more popular, it’s all about bringing the vacation to your own backyard. A portable double hammock serves to cradle the couple indoors, outdoors or they can choose to take it along camping or hiking. Wise Owl Outfitters offers these hammocks in a variety of pleasing colors so the newlyweds can name the clouds or count the stars.
  • Tequila Mockingbird:Cocktails with a Literary Twist: This hardcover book by Tim Federle is a clever look at both cocktail recipes that is paired with witty commentary on some of history’s most cherished novels. There are also whimsical illustrations, bar bites, and drinking games to keep everyone entertained.
  • Personalized Wedding Quilt. Handmade of cotton, this 50”x60” quilt is an elegant heirloom that will receive a place of honor in the couple’s bedroom. Customize it with the couple’s names and the year they were married, you can choose from quilt colors such as light pink, navy, mint green, and classic ivory and white.
  • Bose Smart Soundbar 300. If your favorite newlywed couple enjoys their music and/or movies, they will adore receiving this soundbar as a wedding gift. Complete with TV voice control, it works perfectly with other Bose speakers and is WiFi and Bluetooth enabled. They will be all set to host parties and dance to their wedding song over and over again!
  • Happily Ever After Platter. Crafted by Suzanne Pollack, this platter offers a whimsical design and customization is LGBTQ+ friendly. “and they lived happily ever after…” is scripted along the top, and the couple’s names and wedding date is placed on the bottom. Freehand stars and the wedding couple dance and embrace in the center.
  • Giftagirl Mug and Wine Glass Plaque. This fun and clever wall plaque holds both coffee mugs and wine glasses. Along the time it reads: How This Couple Tells Time. By the mugs is “AM” and by the wine glasses it reads PM. Simple, yet accurate for many overworked and stressed out couples!

If you are looking for an unforgettable wedding gift idea to make the happy couple’s day even more special, you don’t have to look far! Any of these gifts will make them feel especially loved, honored, and cherished.