Wedding Favors are nothing but the gifts given by the bride to the guests for attending the ceremony and for sharing the happiness. It is the sign of gratitude and appreciation, a small remembrance of the special day in your life. It shows your caring towards your guests.
Today, Wedding Favors have become a part of wedding reception planning. They are diverse and may change according to the season or the theme of the event.
The traditional wedding favors were the five almonds dates in favor boxes as a gift for attending the wedding reception and travelling a long distance. The 5 almonds were the symbols of happiness, longevity, health, fertility and wealth. Today, in some wedding ceremonies, the 5 almonds are still given as wedding favors to guests. Now a days, brides hand over these favors in small boxes which are filled with sweets, pastries, tea, coffee or even with chocolates.
Wedding Favors come in a variety of choices i.e. in all shapes, sizes, styles and designs which suits to everyone’s budget. There are some most popular types of wedding favors which are as follows:
Typical Wedding Favors
When a wedding has a classical theme, you can give typical wedding favors to guests because they are related to the theme. This is where the typical but stylish cards fill in. There is an advantage of having typical wedding favors. As they are not much expensive, they are affordable for any wedding budget but still be enjoyed and remembered by the guests.
Personalized Wedding Favors
Personalized Wedding Favors are the latest wedding favors which often reflect a hobby or passion of bride as well as groom. Usually, these wedding favors are the gifts which match the personality of guests. But sometimes it becomes difficult because it take more time to find the gift according to the personality of the guest. For these types of wedding favors, we have to consider the taste and interests of the guests. In addition, sometimes they cannot be affordable as some of them may be more expensive than we estimated.
Unique Wedding Favors
Unique Wedding Favor is the most popular type of wedding favor today. Unique Wedding Favors are quite interesting than just giving people the typical favors. They also take less time and cost rather than personalized favors. Bookmarks or wine bottle openers can be served as examples of these. They will be practical and not typical. Thus, it becomes unique.
As the wedding favors are related the personality and hobby of a bride, the favors must be chosen with much care and thought.