So, you’ve planned every inch of your wedding and now you’re thinking of the extra stuff. Well, one thing to consider could be wedding favors! They are a custom touch to your special day. The best part is, it’s totally up to you! It can be reflective of you as a couple, or just something novel.
So, here’s everything you need to know about wedding favors and some places you can get them! Before we count them down, here are some basics you should know.
WHAT ARE WEDDING FAVOURS?
Wedding favours are tokens of appreciation given to wedding guests for attending your wedding. They’re normally given out during the ceremony or reception. Normally, they complement the theme of your wedding but it’s not always the case.
WHAT IS THE MEANING BEHIND WEDDING FAVOURS?
Wedding favours tell all your guests that you embrace their love and support. It’s a small way of saying “thank you” to family and friends. This token of appreciation goes a long way in maintaining relationships with these people.
Everyone understands that wedding favours don’t need to be expensive. It is more of a commemorative gesture. This gives your guests an extra something to take home; a fun memory of the occasion.
WHAT IS A GOOD WEDDING FAVOUR IDEA
Again, there are no right answers. It really depends on what you want to give. Some have been known to be extravagant and some have been simple. So, to help you resolve this, we’ve assembled a list of the top 20 places to get some!
THINGS TO CHOOSE FOR WEDDING FAVOUR:
1. FLAVOURED TEA
A classy, unique favour – gift the joys of tea time to your wedding guests and loved ones with a celebration range of artisanal teas with exquisite ingredients.
2. COCKTAIL IN A JAR
Most guests will love finding a delicious cocktail waiting for them as they take their seats for the wedding breakfast. This is so easy to DIY! Mix up a big batch of one or two of your favourite cocktails and then decant them into little jars and top with a personalised sticker or tag.
3. YUM COOKIES
Fortune Cookies are a great cheap wedding favour. You can go to an Asian supermarket and buy loads at a very affordable price or spend a little more and order personalised ones with fortunes of your choice.
4. A SWEETIE BAG
Give each guest a candy-striped bag and allow them to fill it to their heart’s content at a sweet buffet.
5. GOURMET COFFEE
A small package of gourmet coffee will ensure your guests are wide awake the following day. These hessian bags contain freshly roasted and ground Brazilian coffee.
A pretty lolly at each setting will really add to the table décor! These vegan and halal-friendly lollipops contain edible petals.
7. BUBBLE GUM
Go retro and give out bubble gum – bonus points if it comes in a cool dispenser like these mini gumball machines.
If you prefer your treats to have a softer texture, consider giving your guests marshmallow wedding favours. These marshmallow wedding favours come in luxe gold foiled boxes and is totally scrumptious. There are lots of fun flavours like Amaretto Sour and Raspberry Champagne.
Get fancy and treat your guests to some pretty pastel macarons. The macaron wedding favours come in boxes of two or three, and you can choose bespoke flavours and colours to suit your wedding theme.
Handmade or not – it depends on how creative you are! Chocolate truffles will be well received and can be paired with post-dinner coffee. You can choose to personalize chocolate wedding favours.
12. CHOCOLATE BAR
Keep it simple and treat each guest to your favourite bar of chocolate. You can buy bulk boxes from wholesalers.
13. A BEANSTALK
Go for that fairytale feel and treat each guest to a beanstalk. You can have personalised ones with every guest’s name or that come with your initials or names on and you can give everyone a bag with a few in
14. WINE BOTTLES
Give out small bottles of wine (or Champagne if you’re feeling fancy). Pair with fancy gold paper straws to really get the party started.
Who doesn’t like candles? You can choose fragrance full candles or special tea lights that will go down a storm. These personalised wedding favour candles are seriously lovely and smell amazing.
Don’t let your guests ruin their furniture at home. A personalised coaster will prevent drink-based damage and give them a chance to remember your day every time they take a sip! Go for a cool slate coaster or a budget-friendly paper one.
17. BATH BOMB
Let your guests have some pamper time when they get home by giving them bath bombs. How amazing are these brightly coloured bath fizzers with cheeky Love Heart-style messages on them?
Leave out a fun badge for everyone. These custom badges are awesome, but you can get cheaper generic team bride and groom and wedding badges too.
You can support community on your wedding day as well, by engaging Jojomama Handmade craft- A Social Enterpriese, based in Singapore.
wedding favours is memorable gift for guests, as with that they can bring home moments from the wedding day and also remember those moments for lifetime.Sweet celebrity, help guests to liven up there mood, and, alcohol or wines can be a celebratory touch.
As for physical gifts such as coasters, and wine openers for instance that are not for consumption, it will be a good memory point for the guests as well as they look back on the happy moments in the wedding while using the item in their daily lives
We are looking forwards to make your big day happen!