63 Totally Awesome, Incredibly Creative Wedding Favor Ideas
Too many couples spend too much money buying too many wedding favors that their guests either don’t take or don’t want. But don’t worry, YOU won’t be one of them! We’ve assembled a list of awesome and incredibly creative wedding favor ideas to fit budgets high and low, so that you can find the perfect favour for your wedding that your guests will take AND enjoy.
For The Bridal Party
1. Hand Embroidery Initial Necklace
2. Personalized Satin & Lace Flask Garter
3. Custom Monogram Paper Art Print
4. Engraved Compact Mirror
5. Personalized Spa Robe
6. Personalized Clutch
7. Personalized Tote Bag
For The Groomsmen
8. Hand Forged Railroad Spike Bottle Opener
9. Mustache Flasks
10. Personalized Engraved Pocket Knives
11. Hand Stamped Tie Clips
12. Engraved Zippo Lighter
Zippo Lighters are still cool. Give one to your boys on the wedding day
13. Personalized Toiletry Bag
Every groomsman would love a personal toiletry bag. mmmmm leather.
For Your Guests
14. Gorgeous Succulents In Adorable Silver Pail
Not sure what the difference between a succulent and a cactus is? Us too.. but they look cool
15. Place cards and wedding favors Engraved stones
Engraved wedding placecard stones.. Seems like a lot of work, but unique!
16. Bird Seed Hearts
Who doesn’t like birds? Bird feeders for your wedding guests.
17. Bow Tie Mini Bottle Labels
Forget custom drinks – customize any beverage with your own wedding label sticker.
18. Rustic Pure Maple Syrup
Maple Syrup Wedding Favours for the Canadian at heart.
19. Rustic Pure Raw Unfiltered Honey
Honey- healthy, sweet, what a treat! This could be a favor at any party
20. Pink Sea Urchins with Air Plants
These pink sea urchins with little plants look cool – would make a great party gift, but obviously sea urchins aren’t available at every location….
21. Personalized Lip Balm (for a Winter Wedding)
Personalised Lip Balm! This could be a favor at any party
The average person loses like, one lip balm per week (it’s scientifically proven) so we can all appreciate a new one. Especially if you pick yummy, off-kilter flavors like Strawberry Champagne and Blueberry Ginger.
Not sure how your wedding guests would feel getting handed a box of donuts leaving the door – but its definitely unique, if not price concious.
For morning hangovers all across the board.
23. S’mores Kit
Cute Wedding Favor – Smores Kit
24. Jar of Jam
Everyone Likes Jam – Crowd Pleaser
25. Mason Jar of Moonshine
Mason Jar Moonshine – not sure how this is made, but it sounds terrific.
26. Custom Water Bottles
What CANT you customize for your wedding? Like these awesome metal water bottles.
We can all use an extra one of these.
27. Sunglasses (for a Summer Wedding)
Sunglasses for outdoor weddings – custom made with bride and grooms initials of course. Don’t be blinded by our love.
28. Coffee Beans
COFFEE BEANS! A personalised wedding blend. This could be a favor at any party
You can buy these pre-packaged personalized wedding favors from Etsy.
29. Salt Water Taffy
who doesn’t LOOOVE salt water taffee! This could be a favor at any party
Especially in yummy flavors like hazelnut and pumpkin.
30. Succulents in Tea Cups
some say succulents in teacups – i’d say cactus.
These adorable favors might be a pain to travel home with, but on the plus side, they pull double-duty as place cards.
According to user MeowyPrincess on Reddit: “I’ve found people on gumtree/Craigslist who have whole gardens of them who’ll let you take cuttings for a few dollars.”
Get the tutorial here.
31. Mojito Kit with Muddler
Mojito Kit with Mulder / Grinder! – such a cool gift for wedding guests!
32. Tiny Stickers
Miniature Cat Stickers – I wonder where these would end up at your wedding?!
Okay, am I the only person who really wants these?
33. Homemade Limoncello
Homemade Limoncello – I don’t know what this is but it sounds amazing
Get the recipe here.
34. Cute Tote Bag
Personalized Tote Bag for your wedding – Okay we’ve kindof done this one for the bridesmaids, but everyone loves totes right?
35. Mini Sketchbooks
Little mini sketch books for your wedding guests.
Get the tutorial here.
For the very harcore academics – journals as wedding favors
37. Bottle Openers
Personalized Bottle Openers – such a cool gift for wedding guests!
You can buy these antique key bottle openers here.
38. Classy Hangover Kit
Include a small bottle of water or Gatorade, ibuprofen, and an eye mask.
39. Cookie Cutters
40. Candles Made from Thrifted Teacups
Teacup Candles – UNBELIEVABLY CREATIVE. Forget wedding favours. These are just cool by themselves!
Include a cute, simple matchbox embossed with a stamp.
41. Cute Containers of Local Honey
Go the extra mile and infuse the honey with something CRAZY like peppercorns.
42. DIY or Vintage Ornaments (for a November or December Wedding)
43. Instagram Coasters
Just be sure to include beautiful, meaningful photos and not just photos emblazoned with your face.
44. Sriracha Salt
Siracha Salt – simple diy and would make for interesting favors at weddings
It’s remarkably easy to make.
45. Cookie Buffet with Take-Away Containers
Buffets rule. Everybody loves a good buffet.
46. Shot Glasses
Everyone could use an extra shot glass.
47. Luggage Tags (for a Destination Wedding)
48. Small Containers of Vanilla Extract
49. Customizable Nail Polish
These make an adorable favor for bridesmaids.
50. Charity Donation Made in Your Guest’s Name
51. Small Bottles of Mead
52. Single-Use Cameras
53. Set of Colored Pencils
54. Tiny Pies in a Jar
Tiny pies in a jar! Coolest wedding favor ever.
55. Pretty Soaps
Custom Soaps – easy creative wedding favor
56. Seed Paper
awesome and creative gifts for wedding guests – may your love grow with wedding seeds
It’s paper that you can plant! Just make sure if your wedding takes place in the park that there aren’t rules about handling seeds.
57. Homemade Granola
58. Tea Diffusers
60. Flip Flops
Did someone say beach wedding? Wedding Flip Flops for your guests in the sand!
The ladies in heels will appreciate these.
61. Tasteful Temporary Tattoos
Get ones that people might actually want to wear.
62. Candy-Filled Mugs
63. Personalized Take Home Mason Jar Cups
Love how this one is low cost, personalized, and takes care of your cups for the evening. Multipurpose!
So there’s our list of 63 Awesome Wedding Favor Ideas (or 63 Awesome Wedding Favour Ideas, if you’re that kind of a speller!)
Hope these have brought some inspiration into your wedding planning, and possibly sparked some ideas for ways to get creative with your own memorable wedding favors. But let us give you some Tailored Fit advice: Don’t stress too much about wedding favors. Incredible Wedding Favor Ideas are fun. They can be a great way to top off a fantastic wedding, but at the end of the day, its our opinion that the best wedding favour you can give to your guests is simply a personal thank you or hello, and an evening they can enjoy with friends and family!
Happy Planning – Stay Inspired :)