Gifts & Favors

Gift Items Fit For A Special Wedding

Today, it is not easy to buy a gift fit for a wedding. It is possible the individuals have lived single with their own places for some time and might not be in need of a lot. However, it does not mean a boring or unbecoming gift should be given to them. While there are lots of wedding gifts out there and immense ideas to make use of, getting a wedding gift that can make the couple feel unique and appreciated is very important, especially through personal gifts. Before you go out shopping, it is important to familiarize yourself with the rule of thumb governing what you should spend on any gift fit for a wedding. Luxury In Bed Many people frown on the idea of getting pillows and sheets as wedding gifts. However, those who have been into luxury

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Three Ideas To Make Your Wedding Reception More Fun

There’s nothing worse than being at a boring wedding.  Maybe the other guests are unfriendly and aren’t willing to make new friends, or perhaps there’s nothing to do but stare at your plate and wait for the speeches to be over.  Either way, spending your day at a long and boring wedding ceremony and wedding reception is never any fun.  Every couple wants to have a memorable, fun wedding, but some couples have trouble coming up with fun activities at a formal event.  Many couples prefer to have a formal ceremony, but there are ways you can have a fun wedding reception without having to sacrifice a formal atmosphere. If you really want your guests to have fun, putting a fun twist on some traditional wedding reception activities can be

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The Guide To Great Wedding Gifts

Weddings are the perfect opportunity to give thoughtful gifts that will last a lifetime. Every couple will have different needs and tastes, so consider this when purchasing wedding gifts. However, this is a general guide to help you choose the perfect gift to celebrate a new marriage. Garden Unlike 40 years ago, many couples will now already have a home when they get married. Therefore, they may not need wedding gifts to set them up in their home, so perhaps re-consider the microwave. One area of the house that may need something special however, is the garden. Why not help the happy couple create and backyard oasis with a patio set, hammock or barbeque set. Bathroom Although the bathroom probably has all the essentials, a touch of luxury

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Wedding Crafts: Why Having A Creative Streak Can Help With A Shoestring Wedding

I have always been an avid craft enthusiast, making cards and trinkets since I was 13 years old. This love of crafts and all things handmade has come in handy several times over the last 12 years, particularly for weddings. Whether it has been my own wedding or that of friends, I have always managed to use my creative side in order to save some cash whilst not compromising on quality! I thought that for this post I would have a bit of a reminisce about the weddings I have been involved in and you never know, it may spark off some ideas for your big day! My Wedding I married my teenage sweetheart Simon nearly 5 years ago. We didn’t have a huge budget and so I wanted to make it stretch as far as possible. I had always been a card maker

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Custom iPad Case/iPhone Cover Accessory Contest

One of our regular blog contributors, Wedding Favors Unlimited, is giving away a stylish 3-piece tech-accessory set valued at nearly $60 to one lucky winner.  I don't know about you, but I love giving my iPhone a bit of pizazz by using colorful covers.  Best of all, this set is personalized with initials, monogram or name.  Plus these covers come in tons of cool colors AND you get to choose from four different patterns like Ikat, Chevron, Paisley or a more feminine scrolling vine design.  Personally I love them all so if I win, it will be tough to decide. Contest ends on February 10th so hurry up and enter today (just use the rafflecopter widget below)! And did I mention all the cool color options?  And you get to choose

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Pinterest Helps Create A Winter Wonderland Wedding

The hottest new trend in wedding planning is using Pinterest. Professional wedding planners from across the country are using the online board to coordinate with their clients and vendors. The best use of the popular website is to establish a board that the wedding planner and bride having pinning privileges to during their initial meeting. The site works equally well for planners with brides that purchase pre-made decorations as well as the brides that are avid do-it-yourselfers. If the idea is pinned directly from the website that sells the item, the bride is only a few clicks away from purchasing making it very fast and easy to assemble all the decor needed for the big day. And some pins may have links to tutorials. For this article, a board

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Welcome Bags for Your Out-of-Town Wedding Guests

Destination weddings are becoming more popular for couples who want a unique wedding experience. The beauty of the place adds elegance on this special event but planning a wedding like this one could be a little challenging. For one reason, there are several things to consider such as the guests that will be coming from out of town especially just for the occasion. Most of them would probably stay for the night or two especially if it’s a long commute. Here’s a piece of advice for the future bride and groom: the smallest details are usually the ones that are forgotten during the planning. What may seem like a petty aspect could mean a lot of difference. Just think about the guests who travel for hours their tired and weary bodies are

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