Planning

Plan for Your Wedding Gifts

A wedding requires extensive preparation. The bride and groom cannot do it by themselves. Be it a groom's or a bride's preparation, there are a number of people who can help them out. From immediate family members to bridesmaid, everyone can be of great help.

The groom expresses gratitude towards people who have made the marriage a success by offering gifts to them. Gifts that are presented to people in the wedding party are known as wedding party gifts.

Wedding party gifts could be the bridal party gifts or groom's men gifts. It is important to plan for these gifts as a part of wedding planning. A wedding planner could advice you on the kind of gifts that you have to buy for these people, when you are planning for your wedding shopping.

These gifts also include gifts for couple's parents. Gifts for the bridesmaids and the best man should be selected with care as the gifts symbolize your gratitude. The custom of giving gifts has a long tradition.

Ushers and wedding coordinators are also offered gifts. The gift should be something that they would appreciate and it is not a bad idea to ask them about the type of gifts they would like to receive. Pageboys and flower girls too are bestowed with gifts. A jewelry gift is best suited for the bridesmaids. The best man can be given a personalized gift such as an engraved personalized silver pen.

Great care and caution is required in choosing gift for the parents of the bride and the groom.. Keep their taste and choice in mind while buying gifts for them. If father and mother of either bride or groom are living separately, the etiquette is to offer them separate gifts. If these wedding party gifts carry a personalized touch, they would cherish it forever.

At the time of marriage planning you must decide on these gifts with the help of your wedding planner. Once you are out shopping, purchase these gifts in advance. Do not buy gifts in a rush unless you are very sure.

Wedding party gifts should be personalized and consistent with the theme of your marriage. Gifts offered at traditional wedding ceremony greatly differ from a customized tropical wedding or a personalized Honolulu wedding.