Gifts

A lot of wedding planning is focussed around the perfect gifts, both giving and receiving. If you want to get your presents right, you’ve come to the right place.

For newly married couples, a wedding gift list is the simplest way to help guests find the right presents for you. Whether you want to go with one of the biggest services or create something more personal to you, we’ve got the advice you need.

Weddings are a time to give out gifts, too. From favours for wedding guests to individual presents for the parents, bridesmaids and best man, these presents are a chance for the couple to show their thanks. Gifts don’t have to break the bank; we’ve got all of the advice and guides you need to help you make the right decisions.

A luxury wedding event ‘Quintessentially weddings’ for every brides diary!

Dior, Ladurée, Harrods and Giuseppe Zanotti have all been confirmed as part of the impressive line-up of luxury names taking part at The Quintessentially...
Edible, interactive and fun for almost every age group - these are six budget-friendly buys that will keep kids entertained on your wedding day!

Buy these 6 budget-friendly things to keep kids entertained on your...

How to keep kids entertained – it’s a question we encounter a lot here at Wedding Ideas. Often, our featured couples have a few...

14 super stylish drinks bar ideas you’ll want for your spring/summer...

There is no better or more traditional way to toast a happy couple into the day than with a cork top bottle of bubbly!...
Don't want to fork out for your wedding favours only for them to be left on the tables at the end of the night? Here are seven that definitely won't be...

4 wedding favours that won’t be left behind

We hear it all the time; disgruntled brides telling us that they spent a small fortune finding the perfect wedding favours, only for half...

Wedding gifts – how to get them right!

Weddings are a day of giving. A father gives his daughter away to her new spouse; the best man gives the rings to the...
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7 of the most ridiculous celebrity wedding gifts

If you and your husband-to-be are fretting over wedding gift list etiquette (is it too much to ask for a KitchenAid Mixer? Is a...

9 wedding favours from the heart!

The very tradition of wedding favours began as a small token of appreciation from the Bride and Groom to their guests and whilst times...
Great British Bake Off's biscuit week has us inspired, so we bring you nine reasons to love wedding biscuits (and ways to use them!)

6 GBBO-inspired reasons to love wedding biscuits

The second week of the Great British Bake Off saw the bakers tackle biscuits, baking up classic shortbread, Viennese whirls and 3D showstoppers using...

How to create your wedding gift List: 5 top tips from...

Once you’ve found your perfect dress, selected your dream venue, tasted 20 different types of wedding cake and sorted your seated plan…then changed it,...

Give the gift of good sleep…

Down duvet experts at Downduvet.co.uk share their secrets of a good night’s sleep and how you can make it happen… We spend approximately one third of our...

What newlyweds really need for their nest: a room-by- room guide...

Gone are the days when couples ask for fine china tea sets and silver cutlery as wedding gifts, to be used only when the...

What will these wedding traditions really mean to you!

Throwing confetti, giving almonds as favours, the wedding ring itself – you’ve probably come across a lot of wedding traditions as you plan your...
5 ways to use flowers at your wedding

5 ways to use flowers at your wedding

Some of the prettiest of weddings are bursting with blooms, whatever the season and theme when you say ‘I do’. Flowers are not restricted...

Make mine a mini-moon!

Instead of leaving straight away for two weeks in the Maldives, lots of couples opt to have a short, simple break after their wedding,...
Make forgotten favours a thing of the past with these four fab favour ideas that your guests actually will appreciate and use

5 fab favour ideas that guests will actually appreciate

Make forgotten favours a thing of the past with these five fab favour ideas. Traditionally the bride and groom treat their guests to a box...

Wedding Ideas 5 favourite Insta-hits!

With nearly 50,000 followers of Wedding Ideas, Instagram is fast following in the footsteps of Pinterest as No 1 for gathering totally individual and...

5 BIG ways to personalise your wedding!

The days are gone of keeping to the usual traditions - this day is a blank canvas, to fill with your special memories, moments of...

How to create a charitable wedding

They say that charity starts at home. But what they often fail to tell you is that charity can immediately start after your wedding. While...

Create a bucket list with Humdinger days for your wedding gifts!

These experiences make memories as well as fulfil dreams. Treasured memories are possibly the only things that last forever, which makes them invaluable as...

Toast your big day with the Home Sense wedding range!

Some say the way to a happy marriage is a happy home, so make sure you live in wedded bliss by creating your perfect...