As the wedding approaches you may want to look for a gift that is quirky rather than too serious. Matching Mr and Mrs gifts are the sort of things newly married couples appreciate, as they are still ensconced in the novelty of married life.
Newlyweds love the chance to relax together and what can be more comfortable than unwinding in his and her personalized bathrobes. These Mr and Mrs matching bathrobes are made in one hundred percent cotton terry velour and can be personalized, with the initials of the bride and groom picked out in a color thread of your choice. You can be sure your thoughtful gift will get plenty of wear as the happy couple relax on their honeymoon. It is a practical gift to be appreciated in the months ahead before the novelty of declaring their newly married state wears off. (Mr and Mrs Bathrobes from The Wedding Shop at theknot.com)
Mr and Mrs Newlywed beach towels are a great wedding gift to take along to a destination wedding in a beach resort. The Classy Bride stocks one hundred percent Terry cotton beach towels, with a black towel emblazoned with Mr for the groom and a bright fuchsia towel bearing the word Mrs for the bride. This cozy cotton choice reinforces the marital status of the newlyweds as they relax poolside or on the beach. They are the perfect gift for honeymooning couples and for couples that like to enjoy regular vacations. (Mr and Mrs Newlywed Beach Towels at classybride.com)
The Mr and Mrs theme can be continued on personalized pillow cases which make another great gift wedding gift. You can change things up by opting for a handmade pair of poly cotton pillowcases, showcasing a picture of a spoon and carrying the two motifs of Big Spoon and Little Spoon. Other pillowcase options include His and Hers motifs, Hubby and Wifey, and King and Queen. Couples that appreciate the corny aspects of their romance will love to lay their heads on soft pillows wrapped in delightful pillowcases. (Big Spoon Little Spoon Pillow Cases at etsy.com)
If you think the idea of adding Mr and Mrs is a touch too twee for the couple you are gifting you may prefer the idea of a gift they can share. Any newly married couple will love to cozy up together beneath an antique white marriage throw. This throw is embroidered with a cute message reading ‘ Marriage, the beautiful blending of two lives’ and can be personalized with an embroidered message celebrating the names of the happy couple and the date of their wedding. What’s not to love about this gift promising long romantic winter evenings in front of the fire? (Antique White Marriage Throw at thingsremembered.com)
The best gift a bride-to-be can give her ladies-in-waiting would probably be something from the Alfred Sung bridesmaid dresses collection. In particular, the Alfred Sung D712 strapless bridesmaid dress in Dupioni silk. It makes an ideal gift for bridesmaids as its contemporary design allows this dress to be worn to many events after the wedding. This chic, midi dress is available on sale at Madame Bridal and is currently reduced in price from $198 to $168.30. It showcases a modified sweetheart neckline and a box pleated A-line skirt encircled with sheer insets. Optional spaghetti straps are available for extra support and this dress can be chosen in a range of thirty colors. It is a great relief for bridesmaids when the dress you choose exudes simple elegance rather than a mass of flounces that will be relegated to the back of the wardrobe, never to be worn again. (Alfred Sung D712 bridesmaid dress at Madamebridal.com)
Of course if you are presenting a gift to the bridesmaids you can’t forget a special something for the groomsmen. If your groomsmen are partial to a nip of spirits they are sure to appreciate the suave elegance of the Flask It In A Casket, comprising a seven ounce steel hip flask encased in a wood casket. Both the flask and the casket can be personalized, but your groomsmen may prefer something personal to them rather than a permanent reminder of your wedding. (Flask In A Casket at groovygroomsmengifts.com)
Finally the youngest member of the bridal party deserves a gift for her important role in the wedding as flower girl. Any little girl would adore the pastel pink leather Donsje swan toto bag fashioned in the shape of a swan. This gorgeous hand-crafted cross body bag features a long adjustable shoulder strap so the swan can swing along most elegantly at just the right length to suit her. In addition to internal storage the bag offers a small back zip pocket. Your flower girl will be thrilled to receive such a lovely gift to treasure.(Swan Toto Bag at modaoperandi.com)