Once someone attends a wedding, he or she always looks forward to the favours to be given away after the event. Because of this, many couples tend to think twice on what they want their souvenirs to be. They sometimes resort to the fancy figurines because they think that wedding souvenirs should look classy and elegant just like what the wedding should be. However, the best giveaways do not have to be expensive or fancy. In fact, the best wedding favours are the ones that the guests would be able to use in their own homes. Wedding souvenirs should be the ones that would make the guests remember your wedding so the couples’ personality should show on the souvenir itself. Here are some examples of the best wedding favours.
Key chains may look simple but these are actually very good giveaways. Since everyone has keys, whether it be house keys, car keys, locker keys or keys for other purposes, these souvenirs will surely be used by the guests. Your wedding will also be easily remembered this way especially if you add personal touches to it.
Paper weights are also very useful giveaways. School papers, office documents and scratch papers are kept in its place and are prevented from getting mixed up or from being misplaced. Definitely, your wedding souvenir will be very useful for your guests, especially for those who have a lot of office work. Simple colored flat stones can be engraved with the couple’s names and the date of the wedding and a simple “thank you” message. You can add glitters, ribbons or laces to other kinds of paperweights depending on how you would want to design it.
Though it is not that popular, mini picture frames are also very good wedding favors. Your guests can put their small pictures or ID pictures in these frames. These also serve as a good decoration piece in your guests’ homes. To make it more like a wedding souvenir, the couple can put their photo on the miniature frame and have the date of their wedding etched on the back of the picture frame.
Last but not the least, candles seem to be the most popular souvenir choice because it is the most useful gift to your guests. Besides providing light, there are also scented candles that are used for rest and relaxation. So make sure that you choose scents that are appealing to most people like lavender, eucalyptus, and the like. With the emergence of the use of candles as a therapeutic practice, your guests will surely love the idea of receiving candles to be part of their rest and relaxation routine.
Remember that the best souvenirs are the ones that will not make your guests forget your wedding day. It does not need to be expensive or to be classy looking. What matters is that the guests will remember you and your partner because you have shared a part of yourself through your souvenir. Make sure that your wedding favours are those that will constantly remind your guests that they became part of one of the most special occasions in your life.