Wedding Shower Favors
A split of champagne - Purchase or make labels with the name of the bride and groom and the date they will be married.
Small seedling tree - Check with your County Extension Service. If the wedding is around Arbor Day, many offer free seedlings. Each guest can plan a tree in honor of the bride and groom.
Fabric covered boxes - This is a favorite for storing small items and a great "take home" gift.
Crystal ring holders - These are available in every price range. Tie colored ribbons around the ring holder and attach each guest's name.
Small box of chocolates - Many of the better chocolate makers offer a two or three piece box.
Potpourri - Buy a large bag and make several smaller ones using nylon net in the bride's colors. Use two pieces and tie with a ribbon.
Bud vase - Buy these in bulk or try your favorite outlet store! Add ribbons and a chocolate rose or silk flower to create a beautiful party favor.
Bracelet - Today everyone's wearing beads on their wrists. Purchase at least three for each guest. Tie together with ribbon and attach a name card.
Gourmet jelly beans - These come in small, clear boxes or bags that only require a bow. Create labels with each guest's name and attach these to the boxes or bags.
Bath soaps - A lovely way to say "Thank You". Purchase small crystal dishes (or use a ring holder) and place two or three small sculptured soaps in each dish. These can also be used a place holders by including a card with the guest's name on it.
Bride and Groom Magnets - Order some from a specialty shop that have the bride's and groom's name and wedding date on each one! A fantastic way to remember their anniversary.
Ceramic angel - Many bakeries offer ceramic angels that are tied with the colors of the bride's wedding party and include the wedding date printed on a ribbon.
Christmas ornament - If the wedding is close to Christmas, buy ornaments by the box and give one to each guest!
Flower Seeds - Give each guest two or three packets of flower seeds, placed in a small clay or decorative pot.
and Bath Accessories
truffles and mints
champagne, liqueur, or wine
frame of bride
brush or kit