Wedding gifts are so much more than just the presents the bride and groom receive at their wedding reception. Wedding gifts can be given at bridal showers, bachelorette parties, bachelor parties, wedding showers and more. In addition, the bride and groom traditionally give gifts to their bridesmaids and groomsmen in thanks for supporting them through the wedding planning process.
Read the articles above to find out traditional wedding gift etiquette for bridal showers or wedding showers, as well as wedding thank you card etiquette. You can also find ideas for the best wedding gifts for every member of your bridal party. Gifts that are both functional and memorable are always ideal, and personalizing bridal party gifts with monograms or your wedding date really adds a special touch.
Other wedding gift ideas for your bridesmaids include traditional wedding party gifts like picture frames, engraved goblets or champagne flutes, perfume bottles or jewelry such as a necklace or earrings that they can wear on the big day. Great wedding gift ideas for groomsmen include cufflinks, tie clasps, watches, flasks or cigars.
Look in your Wedding Planning Tools section to find a wedding budget calculator where you can track how much you can spend on your gifts to your wedding party, and check out the wedding planning Wedding Checklist that is customizable with your wedding date so you know when it’s time to go sign up for a gift registry.
Don’t forget to search your location’s Local wedding planning Resources page to find wedding gift ideas in your area or search our Bridal Boards and find out what other brides thought were the best wedding gifts.