45+ Wedding Gift Ideas: The 2020 Ultimate Guide

Celebrate the bride and the groom on their wedding day with this wedding gift ideas guide. Whether a best friend or distant relative, these gift ideas work well for all newly-married pairs. Of course, when planning the wedding, the couple should turn to the ultimate wedding registry checklist. If buying for the happy couple, be sure to check out some of the best registry items with our list of wedding registry ideas for guy.  

In addition to wedding gifts for the couple, there are many other gift ideas on our list. Couples can also find gifts to exchange with one another, gift ideas for parents, and even guests.  

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Wedding Gifts for Couples

When attending a wedding, it is traditional to bring a gift for the bride and groom. Whether it is your best friend getting married or your third cousin’s kid, surprise them with a thoughtful gift that they will cherish for years to come. These are our top gift ideas for guests to give couples on their special day.  

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46. Marital Bliss Game

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Marriage takes a lot of hard work and dedication to one another; make it fun with the creative game of marital bliss. A funny card game the bride and groom will get a kick out of, filled with sweet rewards. This makes for an interesting and inexpensive gift even if you don’t know the couple well. 

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45. Bride & Groom Survival Kit In A Can

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For the bride and groom with a good sense of humor, this survival kit makes a cute and unusual gift. It includes things like a stick of gum to “help stick together,” and rope to “tie the knot.” A funny wedding gift for a couple that has seen their fair share of highs and lows in their relationship already.

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44. Sexy Truth or Dare

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Sexy truth or dare is a must have for a newlywed couple to add to their collection of adult-themed board games. A fun and cheap last-minute gift for the bride and groom to use for spicy date nights again and again. With 100 different situations, they will never run out of ideas for a wi night of truth or dare.

 
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43. Wedding Marble Wine Chiller

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Wine items make lovely wedding gifts. This marble wine chiller makes a beautiful and unique gift idea for that special couple. Engraved with their names and wedding date, the bride and groom will proudly display this wine accessory in their home. A lovely gift to accompany a bottle of chardonnay or gift with personalized wine glasses. 

42. Personalized Song Lyrics Suede Pillow With Names And Date

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Celebrate the newlywed couple on their special day using the universal language of music and love with this personalized song lyric pillow. This luxury pillow can be customized with their favorite song or other traditional love lyrics. Include their names and wedding date for a memorable gift they will love to display in their home for years to come.  

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41. Electric Pressure Cooker

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Looking for the best kitchen gifts for couples who love to cook at home? Surprise the bride and groom with an electric pressure cooker. While kitchen related presents are traditional wedding gifts, this pressure cooker takes home cooking up a notch. From pulled pork to the perfect hard boiled eggs, this appliance is a practical gift they will use often. 

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40. Personalized Cutting Board

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You can never go wrong with a classic cutting board; a practical gift for any home cook or budding baker. This board can be engraved with the couples names and a unique design or saying. Available in 30+ different designs, you are sure to find something to suite that special couple and to fit their home.

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39. Coffee Maker

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Who doesn’t love a fresh cup of good coffee to start their morning off on the right foot? This single serve Keurig is perfect for a newlywed couple who likes different types of coffee or hot beverages anytime of day. Pop in their favorite coffee flavor while getting ready in the kitchen for a hot cup of jo at home.

38. Coloring Book for Adults

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Being an adult can be difficult, especially when you have another person’s feelings to consider all the time. This fun, adult coloring book is a unique way for the new couple to destress with one another. Gift them a whole coloring pack with one or two coloring books, some crayons, colored pencils, and markers for a stress free gift.  

37. Honeymoon Experience

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Looking for a last minute wedding gift that is something they won’t soon forget? Gift the couple a memorable and romantic getaway without breaking the bank. This experience gift makes the perfect wedding gift for couples who like to travel. With no expiration and the ability to go just about anywhere in the world, this gift will create lasting memories.

36. Personalized Pillow

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Personalized or custom gifts for newlyweds are always a good idea. This beautiful, rustic pillow fits nicely in any home decor and will remind them of their special day. Customize with their names and wedding date in a beautiful font. A lovely gift that the couple will love displaying for years to come in a special place in their home. 

35. Utopia Bedding Comforter Duvet Insert

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Make sure the new couple is comfy where it really counts, in bed! Home decor items are traditional types of wedding gifts that never go out of style. This duvet insert has the perfect amount of fluffiness to keep warm on cold nights. Available in several sizes and colors, you can find the perfect one for the newlywed couple. 

34. Personalized Wine Glasses

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Know a couple that had to postpone their wedding due to the pandemic situation? These personalized wine glasses make a funny and thoughtful gift to lighten up the mood. A cool couple gift idea for those with a sense of humor about their postponed wedding situation. A present the couple will appreciate in light of things not going as planned.

33. Couple's Blanket

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Encourage cuddles and warm nights together with this ultra-soft personalized couple’s blanket. This blanket is so soft they will never want to get out from under it. It can be customized with the couple’s name and wedding date. Available in a wide variety of different colors and threads, just like the lovely couple, you’ll find the perfect combination.

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32. Personalized Wedding Bowls

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These personalized wedding bowls make a lovely wedding gift for couples who live together. Help them to start a new tradition with these bowls. They can be customized with different colors, the couple’s names, and wedding date for a unique gift. Beautifully handmade, each piece is one of a kind and will become a favorite at family gatherings and holidays.

Wedding Gifts For Bride

Are you attending a wedding and want to get something special for the bride? Or perhaps the groom himself is searching for an exchange gift? From a one of a kind recipe journal to a beautiful marble ring holder, there’s no shortage of great gift ideas. You are sure to find a gift for the beautiful bride that she’ll cherish. 

31. Jewish Picture Frame for Wedding Glass Shards

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Looking for unique, luxury wedding gifts for the couple who has everything? This picture frame uses the glass shards from the Jewish wedding tradition of breaking a glass under the chuppah. The glass shards are then used to make a beautiful piece of art. A one of a kind piece she will cherish and love to display in her home. 

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30. Recipe Journal

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Good wedding presents are not only beautiful, but useful, this recipe journal serves both in style. Kitchen related gifts are a top choice to give to brides to be, for either a bridal shower or wedding ceremony gift. Help the new bride create a kitchen legacy with this personalized cookbook that can be passed down for generations.

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29. Film Camera Ice Blue

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Make sure the couple can capture all of their happy memories with this gift for wedding couples. A camera makes a perfect gift that looks expensive but is actually very affordable. A picture perfect present for capturing all of their new memories in a fun and nostalgic way. A thoughtful gift for brides who love to capture those special moments.  

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28. DIY Bath Salts

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Looking for a fun and crafty DIY wedding gift for newlyweds? Making your own natural bath salts is a great way to get creative with your wedding gift giving ideas. It only takes a few simple ingredients and some time to create a luxurious gift the bride will love. Personalize the bath salts with the bride’s favorite scent. 

27. Vanilla and The Sea

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This vanilla and sea natural perfume is made with all natural, high-quality oils and botanicals. A mild, neutral scent that any bride would appreciate as a gift at her wedding. A unique wedding gift idea for a bride who loves the simple things in life. A lovely gift all on it’s own or paired with other self-care items. 

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26. Genuine Marble Ring Holder Cone

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Sometimes married couples can’t wear their rings all the time, maybe for work, or other circumstances. Make sure they have a safe place to hold onto them with these minimalist marble ring holders. A beautiful and functional wedding gift for that special bride on her special day. A minimalist piece of home decor that would look great on any vanity. 

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25. Pebble Art Wedding

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Looking for unusual and unique wedding gifts? Surprise that special bride with this one of a kind framed pebble art. Each piece is made from naturally sourced pebbles, shells, and driftwood to create an innovative and one of a kind design. A perfect gift for couples who love spending their time at the beach collecting their own seashells.

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Wedding Gifts For Groom

What could the groom possibly want to get on this wedding day other than his beautiful bride? Well, some awesome gifts of course! Whether the groom likes a bit of pampering or prefers a good glass of whiskey, you will find something for him on this list. These wedding gift ideas work great coming from his bride or best friend.  

24. Bathtime Essentials Wine Holder

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Searching for perfect wedding present ideas for that special guy who is about to tie the knot? This bathtime wine holder makes a good gift for a man who enjoys the finer things in life; bubbles and bubbly that is. What guy wouldn’t love a glass of his favorite wine after a long, hard day while enjoying some “me” time? 

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23. Wedding Socks

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Make sure everyone knows who the groom belongs to with this creative and unique gift idea. The perfect gift from the best man to give to the groom the night of the wedding. A cheap gift idea for those on a budget that will not disappoint the newlyweds. A funny gift idea that is sure to crack a smile.  

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22. Engraved Wood Watch & Gift Box - Mens Watch

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This engraved wood watch and bamboo gift box make a thoughtful best friend wedding gift. The watch can be customized with friendly words of wisdom or a romantic gesture from the bride. With each watch handmade from real wood, this is a timepiece that will never go out of style. A gift that will truly stand the test of time. 

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21. Whiskey Sets Bourbon Decanter Set

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Grab the perfect wedding gift for your best friend with this customized decanter set. While it might look like you spent a lot, this is actually an inexpensive gift. Personalized gifts are sentimental and show the person giving it took their time in choosing it. Also, decanters are in all the best man caves,  so he’s sure to love it. 

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20. Personalized Cigar Box

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Make sure that his man cave is stocked with all of the best essentials. This customizable cigar case is the perfect gift for the classic cigar and scotch night. He will love to show his unique new gift to all the men that attend his wedding. Just make sure to include some quality cigars along with the box. 

19. Whiskey Set

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Why water down a good quality whiskey when you can keep it at the perfect sipping temperature with these whiskey stones. While most men won’t care about how their drinks look, they certainly care about how they taste. And, of course, the best whiskey deserves to be served on the rocks, these cool whiskey chilling rocks that is.

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18. Mens Toiletry Bag

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While a toiletry bag might not seem like an outstanding gift, they are very practical. They make great gift ideas for the wedding and beyond. He can store all of his overnight or honeymoon essentials in the toiletry bag and keep them easily packed in one spot. A thoughtful gift from his best man or bride to be. 

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17. Personalized Engraved Flask

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Just about every groom could use a wedding personalized gift of a liquor flask. A meaningful gift he can literally carry with him down the aisle. Make it a unique and customized gift by having his name or initials engraved on it. Or get creative and surprise him by filling it with his favorite liquor beforehand. 

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Wedding Gifts for Parents

While it’s the bride and groom’s special day, they wouldn’t be where they are without the support of their parents. Make sure you show mom and dad how much you appreciate them with these wedding gifts for parents. From simple and elegant thank you cards to beautiful artwork, you are sure to find something to celebrate the parents. 

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16. Handkerchief For Mom and Dad

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Personalized handkerchiefs are such a meaningful and traditional thank you to give to parents as wedding gifts. Celebrate the mom and dad of the bride and groom with a gift they can keep with them throughout the wedding. These handkerchiefs include a special message that is sure to bring a tear to their eyes when they read them. 

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15. Personalized Cutting Board

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Gift mom and dad something useful that they will absolutely love with this personalized cutting board. A customizable gift to add your names and a special message. Made from either bamboo or walnut wood, these wood cutting boards are made to withstand daily use. It even comes wrapped in a beautiful gift box, just add a bow and you’re set. 

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14. To My Parents

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Gift your parents a simple thank you card that they will love to keep as a memento long after the wedding. A lovely gift if you are looking for something meaningful and cheap to stay on a budget. A thoughtful note is one of the best ways to show your parents your appreciation for all their love and support. 

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13. Mom, Dad And Bride Art

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Personalized wedding gifts are a meaningful way to say thank you to your parents. Gift your mom and dad a one of a kind art print with this customizable parents and bride gift. With hundreds of different ways to make the print your own, this is certainly a one of a kind gift that your parents will cherish.  

12. Ring Dish

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Give the parents of the bride and groom their own place to hold their rings with these personalized ring dishes. A lovely thank you gift both mom and dad will appreciate. Each piece is lovingly made by hand and individually painted. They can be customized with a thoughtful saying or initials and wedding date. 

11. Framed Picture

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Looking for a rustic wedding gift for the parents of the bride or groom? This awesome gift places a photo of your choice (bride and father, groom and mother, or the couple) surrounded by your choice of personalized text around the image. This could be a wedding song, vows, or a thoughtful poem. It’s completed with a beautiful wood frame. 

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10. Tour-package

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While the happy couple is on their honeymoon, the parents of the bride and groom can be having their own adventure. Show them your appreciation with a creative gift, such as this tour package or virtual class. A good gift for those that want to go above and beyond for their parents for all that they have done for them. 

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0. Dawn Redwood Bonsai Forest

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Just like your love, this bonsai forest will grow from tiny seedlings to mature (but tiny) trees. Not only are these trees easy to grow, they also change colors with the changing of the seasons, just like their full grown counterparts. A unique wedding gift that will stand the test of time, just like your strong and lasting relationship.  

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Wedding Gifts for Guests

Whether searching for wedding favors or individual gifts, these wedding gifts for guests are sure to please. These gifts are affordable, no matter how large or small your invite list is. From simple and creative ideas to fun little edible gifts, your guests will be wondering how you came up with such neat wedding favor ideas. 

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8. Cork

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These personalized corks are a great way to thank guests for attending your wedding. An awesome gift all on their own, or get creative and put together a little gift bag with a mini bottle of wine or champagne included. A fun memento for guests to remember what a great time they had at your wedding ceremony and reception.  

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7. Wedding Favor Bag

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Do you have a few, smaller favors planned out to give guests at your wedding? These wedding favor bags are a creative way to put together all the wedding gifts you have for guests. Each comes with a personalized tag and a ribbon to match your wedding colors. So grab your friends and put together some lovely goodie bags. 

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6. Popcorn Bags

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Small wedding favor bags make for great gift ideas for guests. Adding popcorn is a cheap alternative to more expensive goodies and sweets. These popcorn bags use a fun play on words and thank guests for “popping” by their wedding ceremony. A simple wedding favor that you can fill with your favorite gourmet popcorn varieties. 

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5. Beer Soap

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If the bride and groom are beer connoisseurs, then why not give guests some beer soap? These mini soaps are a creative way to incorporate their love of beer into their wedding, even for those who don’t drink or like beer. Available in two different sizes, these soaps are an affordable addition to a wedding reception place setting. 

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4. Mints for Guests

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Mints are a great gift to have for guests that are not only cheap, but also keeps everyone’s breath fresh! These are great to have out on the guests’ tables all by themselves or thrown in with other gifts. Edible favors are one of the best items to give to guests for attending your wedding, who doesn’t love some sweets! 

3. Faux Succulents

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Succulents are definitely on trend right now. These faux succulents make a unique favor for the wedding party or for attending guests from the bride and groom. The best part? You won’t have to worry about watering them or having them die on you before you give them to your guests. While fake, their vivid colors make them look real. 

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2. Handmade Lavender Candle

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These handmade lavender candles make great gifts for guests attending a Spring wedding. Seeing each one is made by hand, they are truly unique and each makes a one of a kind gift for guests. A beautiful and rustic gift that each guest will appreciate. Available in four different scents, you can even mix and match for a customized experience.

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1. Personalized Seed Packet

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Wedding gifts and favors for guests should not only be affordable, but something they will use and appreciate. Create a lovely custom gift for a summer wedding with these personalized seed packets. Adorned with printed burlap and lace, these favors work well for many wedding themes. Available in sunflower or wild flowers, guests can grow flowers to celebrate your union. 

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Wedding gifts are an important part of celebrating a couple’s love for one another. Whether you are searching for gifts for the newlywed couple, exchange gifts for the bride and groom, their parents, or even for guests, our wedding gift ideas should help get you started. From simple and personalized gifts to practical gifts to complement their home, you are sure to find that perfect gift you have been searching for within our 45+ wedding gift ideas.