Wedding favors are put on the reception tables and have two purposes. First, they are used as table decorations and second they are small tokens of appreciation to all of your wedding guests. Wedding favors are all a matter of what you as the bride and groom choose to have. There are several basic wedding favors or you can choose to do something a little more distinctive to fit into your wedding theme.
Unique Wedding Favors
Many wedding couples choose something simple like small boxes filled with chocolate kisses or Jordan Almonds. Sometimes these candies are put into small mesh bags instead of boxes. Wedding favors can be personalized with your names and wedding dates, or just about anything else you want on them.
There are many categories of wedding favors. Categories include edible wedding favors, practical wedding favors, and eco-friendly wedding favors. There are an unlimited ideas for edible wedding favors. You can have two of the listed categories above but what about something a little more original? How about suckers that are personalized, or specially decorated,and individually wrapped cookies? Many kinds of cookie that can be chosen. What about special fortune cookies? How about personalized M & M’s? They can be purchased in your wedding colors and personalized with your picture or names. You can also just buy labels for mini candy bars or full size candy bars so you can save a little money by covering your own chocolate bars.
Not really into candies but still want something edible? Think about personalized tea bags or pouches of coffee. You can also find small containers of jams or jelly’s, hot sauces and barbecue sauces, or even vinegar and oil. Vinegar and oil containers are a great idea and then you can serve salad as one of your courses of dinner.
So maybe you are more into practical wedding favors. How about small frames with your guests’ pictures in them? Since many people like candles on their tables, think about small votive candle holders that are personalized. Put small candles for a soft ambiance in the room. Another practical idea is lip balm or ever personalized bottles of water. Salt and pepper shakers are big as wedding favors as well. They come in many shapes and sizes and can be purchased to match your wedding theme. Having a Vegas wedding, or Vegas themed wedding? Consider a deck of playing cards or personalized poker chips? Having an outdoor wedding in Summer? Try personalized silk fans, they will help keep your guests cool.
Are you trying to be more eco-friendly? Think about miniature flower pots filled with herbs. You can also get personalized packets of flower seeds, or even specialized paper that you can plant that will grow flowers. Another idea is eco-friendly bamboo coasters.
There are so many ideas out available online. With a little research and creativity you will be able to find the perfect idea for your wedding.
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