Wedding Gifts

How B&M’s wedding range is a game changer for the modern wedding

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Most weddings, as we all know, cost the earth. From dresses to hen dos, honeymoons to catering, the end bill can often be eye wateringly high. Luckily, one high street brand is making things a little easier on couples planning their wedding by introducing an incredible range of high quality wedding products to their stores.

B&M Stores have often been the haven for value for money items for the home and garden. While we’ve enjoyed the selection of low cost home ware, electrical items and toys, we’ve now found our new favourite thing. The items in B&M’s wedding range are must haves for your next celebration.

Elegant Wedding Day Treats from Ted Baker

Ted Baker

When planning your wedding there are so many little jobs to tick off your list. We know how important it is to find the perfect products to spoil yourself on your special day. No need to panic if you’re still looking for some beautiful treats that won’t break the bank, as we’ve found the most delectable range to leave you feeling – and smelling – like a princess.

Luxury Kitchenware - A Wedding Gift Guide

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We’ve all been there when we’re invited to a wedding and the time comes to purchase a gift for the happy couple. Perhaps they’ve been together a long time and appear to have all they need for their home, or maybe they don’t have a wedding gift list so you’re forced to think outside of the box in terms of suitable gift options. We’d like to offer you some wonderful luxury kitchenware wedding gift suggestions that would fit right into the home of the happy couple.

 

Firstly, here’s some tips when it comes to shopping for a wedding gift:

 

Do you love chocolate and want to include it in your wedding?

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Do you love chocolate and want to include it in your wedding? Or, perhaps you are a guest who needs a wedding gift but are looking for something really different? 

Hooray! As it’s World Chocolate we have just the thing…

Biscuiteers create wonderful, artistic hand iced chocolates and biscuits for an array of occasions, including engagement presents, wedding gifts and wedding favours.

Engagement Etiquette: How to send your congratulations to the happy couple!

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Get the basics out of the way first

In any engagement card, you have to remember the reason that you were writing it in the first place, to congratulate your loved one on their recent engagement! Say congratulations first, something simple that gets the message across as to why they are receiving this correspondence. 

Make things personal 

Brabantia’s homewares bring style, colour and practicality to any Wedding List

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As wedding plans get underway, it’s time to turn attentions to the wedding list. But how much do you spend on a wedding gift? A recent survey by the weddingshop.com confirms £111.46 is the maximum a couple should expect a guest to pay for a present.*

With this figure in mind, why not break with convention and select a gift that you’d love in your home when you start married life? It’s time for the fun, the frivolous and the good looking practical!

Brabantia’s stunning range of homewares make perfect wedding list additions, bringing colour and good looks to any home.

Golden glamour

No unhappy returns

One 4 all gift card

One4all launches new wedding design for the 2017 season

ONE4ALL, the Post Office gift card, has launched a new wedding gift card design. Featuring two intertwined wedding bands to symbolise marriage, the gift card makes a perfect treat for the happy couple.

 

The One4all Gift Card offers newlyweds the flexibility and choice to choose their own gifts that will best set them up for married life. 

 

Whether it’s something for the new home, help towards the honeymoon fund or a couple’s spa day, the UK’s leading multi retailer gift card, ensures gifts swerve the unwanted pile or being returned.  

 

A bridesmaid gift fit for the royals

Coco the cat

What do you get the little flower girl or bridesmaid who has everything? No doubt Pippa Middleton was thinking the very same thing after choosing Princess Charlotte to complete the line-up at the biggest wedding of the year.

But Britain’s last remaining luxury teddy bear factory, Merrythought, has the answer with a collection of adorable handmade companions which are just perfect for that enchanting gift. After all, baby brother Prince George already has one. 

The Shropshire firm has unveiled a stunning new collection which features adorable new characters ready to charm owners across the globe, with Digby the dog and Coco the cat taking centre stage.

Our world’s a colourful place – greeting cards should be too

Our world’s a colourful place – greeting cards should be too

Ever needed to find the perfect birthday card for your niece's Asian girlfriend; perhaps your son has just got engaged to his boyfriend or your gay friends are having a baby? Finding cards like these are often harder than you might think! HueTribe is a greetings card e-retailer addressing the gap in the market for underrepresented groups. Cultural and racial backgrounds, as well as sexual orientation are all celebrated and acknowledged at HueTribe.

 

The range of over 40 greetings cards cover categories of birthdays, wedding and engagements, births and congratulations. The designs of the cards celebrate LGBT and interracial relationships.

We Would Walk 500 Miles, And We Would Walk 500 More - For Love

We Would Walk 500 Miles, And We Would Walk 500 More - For Love

-          Brits are willing to travel 1,163 miles to a loved one’s wedding
-          Brits are happy to invest on average £827.45 on being a wedding guest
-          31% welcome the idea of a wedding abroad

 
ENGAGED BRITS should expect a bumper guest list, as new research has revealed wedding guests are more than happy to go the extra mile for loved ones’ nuptials, both in distance and financially.
 
A survey of 2,000 UK adults carried out by One4all, the Post Office gift card, revealed guests would be willing to travel an astonishing 1,163 miles - more than the distance from London and Barcelona or Manchester to Nice -  to be at a loved one’s wedding.
 

Wedding gifts for the couple who have everything

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Looking for a wedding gift for the couple who already has everything? Gone are the days when it is necessary to turn to appliances and honey moon money as a wedding gift. Why not try a personalised gift, from personalised wall art to luxurious gifts. We’ve also included an out of this world gift idea at the end which will be sure to dazzle.  

For the home

Hello Moon has a great range of wedding posters which would make an ideal gift for the couple who has everything. All of their personalised prints are designed by a team of in-house designers so you won’t be able to find these anywhere else!

Kalamata Premium Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil gift set

Virgin Olive Oil 

The Kalamata Premium Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil gift set makes the perfect present for brides and grooms to be who have a love for all things food. The oil is a unique and personal gift, whether they’re always looking for the next best ingredient for their cooking or simply enjoy all the pleasures of eating.  

The oil is available to buy in two variants; as an Individual 500ml bottle, or in a wooden presentation box, making it ideal for gifting. The stunning wine-style bottle design lends itself to being on display and would sit well in any discerning food lover’s kitchen.

4 quirky wedding gift ideas

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4 quirky wedding gift ideas for couples who have it all

As couples tend to live with each other before tying the knot nowadays, it’s important to think outside of the box if you want to get them a gift they’ll truly cherish on their big day.

To help you pick out the perfect present for a soon-to-be married couple in your life, we’ve picked out four of our favourite quirky wedding gifts, all of which are sure to be well received by any couple who already has it all.