Why is it important to consider wedding gifts for bridesmaids?
The truth is many of us spend a lot longer planning our big day than the few months or years after we become engaged. Often our plans begin as children and with the help of those closest to us become at least partially a reality when we grow up. This makes it important to show your appreciation to those such as your bridesmaids who so willingly helped you to make it happen.
When searching for the perfect wedding gifts for bridesmaids you don't have to think expensive or even flashy. Sometimes the best presents are the ones that show appreciation or share a little something special with someone else. Personalized mementos are exactly the type of present that makes great wedding gifts for bridesmaids.
Pictures personalized with a thank you can be a much cherished gift for a bridesmaid. Consider a cute frame with a picture of you and your bridesmaids (you and each one individually or as a group). Often you can find great deals on cute frames that will do justice to your wedding day thank you gift.
Cards created personally and directly for each one of your bridesmaids. These should include a personal note telling them just how much them being a part of your big and special day meant to you. These can be very heartfelt wedding gifts for bridesmaids and as an added bonus is a very cheap or cost effective thank you gesture.
Votive candles decorated with a ribbon that contains the date and event (wedding for___) or each lady of honors name which can also be engraved directly onto the candle for a small cost as well - are another idea. It is hard to go wrong with candles especially scented candles so keep that in mind when searching out the right wedding gifts for your bridesmaids.
Jewelry - just envision your bridesmaids as they peer down at a small elegantly wrapped gift box and the expression on their faces when they unwrap it to find a special piece of jewelry that is just for them. Whichever token you wrap inside the box can be decided based upon the likes of each individual bridesmaid. Some jewelry can be personalized with engraving if there is enough surface space so that is something you can consider to make the present even more special.
You may notice that a big part of the theme in the above ideas for wedding gifts for bridesmaids almost all have something in common - personalization. Sometimes the cost of personalizing is a bit more than it would be if you simply were to purchase a large quantity of wedding favors as is often done to decorate the tables for guests that attend. However, the extra cost is worth it for those who truly are an important enough part of your life to be included in your ceremony. These gifts that you provide for your bridesmaids are tokens that they can cherish for a lifetime.