* Don’t settle for a card and a check this wedding season
* Thoughtful gifts the bride and groom will love (and use)
* Giftware sets, mugs, whisky glasses, and more
This wedding season, don’t settle for a card and a check as your gift to the bride and groom. Sure, everyone likes getting some extra cash, but there are much more personal ways to show your love and support on the happy couple’s big day. The right gift is something special that the newlyweds will use (and enjoy) as they begin their new life together. Here are nine great gift ideas to get you started.
1. “Our Adventure Fund” Bank
This wood piggy bank is a fun way to inspire the bride and groom to go on adventures together, and it looks good with any decor. It’s much more meaningful than a check, and only costs $10, so you can kickstart your own adventure fun as well.
2. The Happy Couple Tumbled Stone Coasters
Weddings are a great opportunity to gift the couple with personalized gifts like these wine coasters. They’re made of stone and feature the couple’s names and wedding date.
3. Bride and Groom Beach Towel Set
For the newlyweds with a sense of humor, get this personalized bride and groom beach towel set. This way when the they step out of the shower or hit the beach, they will always remember how they looked on their wedding day.
4. Happy Couple Wood Recipe Box
Another great personalized gift is this wood recipe box. It’s a good gift because it’s something the couple will use all the time, but might not think to buy themselves.
5. Kate Spade Bridal Mugs
Upgrade the bride and grooms morning cup of joe with these porcelain mugs by Kate Spade New York. They feature a simple, elegant white-and-black design with “Mr.” on one and “Mrs.” on the other.
6. Cathy’s Concepts Tablet Stand
Tablet stands typically look like robot arms, and stick out like sore thumbs in your living space. This marble and acacia wood tablet stand from Cathy’s Concepts provides a much better option, and actually elevates the decor in your kitchen or dining room.
7. Kate Spade Serve and Store Bowl Set
These charming serve and store bowls by Kate Spade New York will get used all the time. They’re a kitchen necessity, but they also look good too.
8. Michael Aram Giftware Collection
It’s hard to go wrong with a classic giftware set like this one from Michael Aram. It includes a bowl, platter, vase, trinket box, and picture frame – all well-built and tastefully decorated to upgrade anyone’s home.
9. Top Shelf 3-Piece Whiskey Set
Fine whisky sets are really half decoration and half actual glassware. This beautiful set is crafted from crystal and feature gold accents for an eye-catching look. Even if the giftee couple doesn’t drink whisky often, this is a great gift.