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.

Make your own confetti bath bombs for your guests

Leading natural confetti company, Shropshire Petals shows us how to make some fab petal bath bombs that can be used as favours for your...

9 great gifts for bridesmaids

When you ask your girlfriends to be your bridesmaids, you're also asking them to take on quite a big responsibility. So how should you...

What gifts should you ask for when you already have everything...

When you've got everything you need, how are you meant to compile a wedding gift list? Anti-poverty organisation ActionAid provides couples with an alternative...

10 reasons to hire a GroovyBooth for your big day

Looking for a form of entertainment that all your guests can enjoy, whatever their age? Photobooths are probably one of the biggest entertainment explosions...

9 ways to add some personality to your wedding favours

Personalised wedding favours that are unique can really show your guests the amount of hard work you've put into planning your big day! Delicious double...
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Treat your guests to some sweet edible wedding favours

Do you want to give your guests a sweet treat that doesn't cost the earth? Of course you do! Jam is a fun edible...

Roobarb Gifts – A fab profile of this amazing bespoke gift...

We take a look into the life of Sarah Foster, owner of Roobarb Gifts. When did you start your business, and why? The perfect opportunity arose...
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DIY cupcake wedding favours – Alice and Sophie learn to make...

If you're the hands-on baking type why not make your own DIY cupcake wedding favours? Wedding Ideas' very own Alice and Sophie did this...
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Delicous wedding favours – Bake your own mini wedding brownie cakes

Perfect for use as wedding favours or served as standalone dessert, we love these miniature brownies from Cakes for Romantic Occasions. If you're handy...

Bridesmaid gift ideas – Amazing suggestions from our real brides

Today we've asked our real brides to share with us some of the fab bridesmaid gift ideas they gave to say a great big...
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Wedding favour ideas – inspiration for treating your wedding guests

Caro Davies from Mooks Design discusses everything you need to know about wedding favour ideas. Origins of the wedding favour Have you ever wondered where the...

Unique wedding favours – Alternative wedding ideas on a budget

Here are 10 ideas for unique wedding favours that are guaranteed to be in your guests' pockets at the end of the night… Traditionally, couples...
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Modern Wedding Gift List Ideas

Brenda from Zankyou reveals the modern way to choose your wedding gift list… Myself and my fiancé will be tying the knot at the end...

Modern Gift List Ideas

Got all the pots and pans you need? Try these modern gift list options… High street options High street gift lists are still among the most...

Planning wedding gift lists with House of Fraser

Sometimes you need tips for planning wedding gift lists because there are lots of things to consider, so we’ve asked the team at House...

Wedding gift ideas – Do me a favour!

This weekend we've got a very special blog from Jo Hoare, Style Editor at Heat magazine. She'll be chatting about how her wedding gift...

The DIY wedding – we’re loving that handmade look!

Having a DIY wedding is hot news for 2012, with country garden and vintage themes lending themselves perfectly to this handmade look. This is great...

How To Ask For Money As A Wedding Gift

Back in the day, you'd never ask for money as a wedding gift. Instead you would gratefully have received toasters, towels, bed linen, crockery,...
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Why you should ask for charitable donations instead of wedding gifts

Bring families together on your wedding day – and not just your own – by asking guests to make charitable donations to Save the...