Planning a wedding can be an overwhelming and time-consuming task! There are so many things to consider, and you want everything to be perfect for this magical day. That means you are going to drive yourself crazy about the flowers, décor, food, and even music. However, what are your thoughts about wedding favors? Do you want to take the route most couples go and choose a tried-and-true option? Or do you want to think outside the box a little and hope your guests love what you choose? We don’t want you to stress over your wedding details any more than you need to, so we have found a few wedding favor ideas we know your guests will love. Consider any of these options for a stress-free wedding decision today!
12 Wedding Favor Ideas that Your Guests Will Love
1 S’mores Wedding Favor Bags
It is all about the great outdoors, campfires, and s’mores during the summer months, so create a s’mores wedding favor bag if you are having a summer wedding! Simply take a clear bag and fill it with a layer of graham crackers followed by chocolate, marshmallows, more chocolate, and top it all off with more graham crackers. Use a twist tie or string to tie the bag up and add a cute, personalized gift tag. Your guests will love the thoughtful presentation and the fact they can enjoy making and eating the s’mores at a later time. Of course, if you are having a backyard wedding, you may want to have a couple fire pits going, so your guests can enjoy their s’mores before they call it a night.
Everyone is always searching for a way to keep their drinks cold, especially during the hottest days of the year. If you are searching for a wedding favor you know your guests will love, consider personalized koozies. You can easily have koozies personalized with your name and wedding date. This is an excellent way to have your guests remember your wedding day forever.
3 Little Mason Jar Shot Glass
All households seem to have a shot glass or two hanging around, but why not add a special one to the mix. Choose a cute little mason jar shot glass and have it personalized with your names and wedding date. We recommend adding a cute design to the shot glass as well.
4 Votive Candles
Almost everyone loves candles, so show your guests how much you love them by gifting them a votive candle on your wedding day. You can choose colors that match your wedding colors, or you can choose candles with the scents you love the most. Have your names and wedding date stamped onto, or etched into, the votive glass holder for a unique gift your guests can reuse long into the future.
5 Cork Coasters
Rustic weddings are all the rage right now, so add to the rustic charm with a few cork coasters as wedding favors. Choose a cork coaster and have your names and wedding date stamped on. You can even include a meaningful phrase on these coasters for an even more personalized touch. Your guests will love having this useful item in their home instead of something that will only collect dust.
Succulents are easy to care for and they are not too expensive. None of your guests will complain about taking a cute succulent home with them at the end of your wedding reception. The best part about this wedding favor is it can double as décor on the reception tables. Talk about a win-win money saving option!
7 Scratch Off Lottery Tickets
How many of your guests would be super disappointed if they struck it rich from a scratch off lottery ticket you gave them as a wedding favor?? We are thinking no one would mind! Create a cute flat bag to place the scratch-off tickets in. You can include a cute saying, your names, and wedding date. Then wish your guests good luck as they scratch their way to hopefully a winning ticket!
8 Wildflower Seed Packs
If you know most of your guests have a flower garden, you may want to consider gifting them all with a wildflower seed pack as a wedding favor. This is an excellent way to brighten up everyone’s yard. Your guests can go home, sprinkle the wildflower seeds in their garden, and watch the colorful flowers grow.
9 Personalized Coffee Mugs
Do you want your guests to remember your wedding day every time they sit down to have a cup of coffee? They can if you gift them a personalized coffee mug with your names and wedding date. There are dozens of different coffee mugs to choose from, as well as a plethora of designs to match any wedding theme.
10 Handmade Soaps
Everyone can use a little pick me up when they wash their hands, so why not use handmade soaps as your wedding favor? You can make your own soaps or purchase handmade soaps from a craft fair or artisanal shop. You may even know someone who makes amazing soap! Your guests will love this unique gift!
11 Mini Olive Oil Bottles
Flavored olive oils are all the rage right now, but not everyone has been willing to try them. If you have a favorite flavor or brand, share it with your guests via mini olive oil bottles. Your guests will love using this olive oil to dip bread into or to cook with.
12 Honey Jars
So many people love honey, whether they spread it on toast, use it to bake, or simply scoop some out of a jar to eat. Choose a small jar of honey for your wedding favor and watch your guests do a little dance of joy!
These are twelve of the many wedding favor ideas your guests will love. There are many others, so do not feel like you are stuck with these options and nothing else. However, use these ideas to make sure you are giving wedding favors that everyone attending your wedding will love.