Choosing a wedding gift that will truly be appreciated by the newly weds can be a bit of a headache.
A gift for the home perhaps or maybe something a little more unusual. There are so many options. When thinking about what to buy, consider your relationship with the couple and your budget. If you find something a little more expensive, you could even consider splitting the cost among a group of friends.
Whatever you choose and however much you may or may not spend, just remember that a wedding gift is a token of affection you have for the happy couple, nothing more, nothing less.
Here’s some great ideas from businesses offering wedding gifts based in Devon and Cornwall from places like Exeter, Plymouth, Truro, Barnstaple and Falmouth, whom you might want to get in touch with...
Don't forget to mention Your Devon and Cornwall Wedding magazine when contacting a wedding gift supplier.
There will be a whopping 350,000 weddings in 2022 due to two years of cancelled and postponed plans. With guests likely to be attending more than one event this year, as well as the happy couple themselves tying the knot and needing a gift list - where do you begin with choosing multiple presents?
Viners is a highly distinguished, trusted and much-loved cutlery brand with over over a century of cutlery manufacturing experience. Here's their gift guide for some much-need wedding gifting inspiration.
Posted: 19 April 2022
Finding the perfect gift for our mum's can be a difficult, as finding a gift to thank her for everything she does seems like an impossible task especially with all the help and support on hand during the wedding planning process and the big day itself.
Leading gifting specialists Farrar and Tanner has a large selection of gifts for her that can be engraved with a heartfelt message to show her how much you care.
Ideal for Mother's Day and wedding day 'thank you' gifts, give back with a personalised handpicked, gift-wrapped present, delivered straight to you or directly to your mum.
Posted: 23 March 2022
Planning your Christmas shopping this Black Friday and can't think what to buy your loved ones? The infamous British card game Top Trumps is printed at St Austell Printing Company in Cornwall, keeping production in the UK and ensuring that printing is sustainable. The favourite brand has plenty of exciting new options for the work secret Santa, as fun stocking fillers or as favours at Xmas-themed weddings, a great way to get guests talking! Top Trumps has been a family favourite card game for over 40 years and has launched hundreds of titles from Star Wars to Skyscraper.
Posted: 25 November 2021
Exeter-based luxury chocolate brand Chococo has revealed its giant Christmas hamper in a new plastic-free wooden box priced at £110. It's packed full of annual best-sellers and seasonal delights including a combination of flavoured chocolates and vegan-friendly options. Favourites include the Fizzy Pudding praline and popping candy treats, a mini milk chocolate bar hand-decorated with a white chocolate robin and assorted milk, white and dark origin chocolate snowmen in a reusable tube. It will make the perfect Christmas gift, or a thank you gesture at a festive wedding!
Posted: 18 November 2021
Gifts for the wedding party can often be left to the last minute, however, they can show your guests just how much they mean to the two of you. But where do you start, especially when looking for something truly heartfelt? The gifting experts at www.hampers.com have rounded up some gift inspiration for the different members of your wedding party, which here at County Wedding Magazine HQ we think will go down an absolute treat with your loved ones...
Posted: 5 October 2021
Attending the wedding of a friend or family member is one of life's privileges, so choosing an appropriate gift to honour their big day is an important task. Of course, being a wedding guest comes with its own list of wed-min, from booking accommodation to selecting outfits and more - particularly if you find yourself in the 'inner circle' or bridal party! So, that all-important gift is often left until the last minute. This is why the gifting experts at hampers.com have put together their ultimate guide to finding the perfect wedding present for the happy couple. Spoiler alert: It's not essential to stick to the gift list!
Posted: 17 September 2021
After the last 18 months, when the big day finally arrives you're going to want savour every moment and capture it on camera. After all the hardwork of wedding planning, and spending wisely on your wedding photographer, what more can be done with those memorable wedding pictures? Boots has a new wedding range of photo gifts perfect for newlyweds. From the hen do, to the pre-wedding photo shoot, to the big day and even the honeymoon there will be hundreds of pictures to utilise and make the most of these products...
Posted: 15 September 2021
After the excitement of a wedding invite dropping through your letter box - or via email for those tech-savvy couples - after thinking about what you're going to wear, next is thoughts of the gift list! At Marokka to celebrate all couples that can finally have their weddings again, whether planning something intimate or waiting until later on in the year for larger celebrations, its curated a selection of wedding day gifts you'll fall in love with. In keeping with Marokka's core values of collaboration and giving back, each range is the result of a partnership with another like-minded business as well as a promise to donate 10% of each sale to charity.
Posted: 31 March 2021
A Devon duo have launched 'Lofty Box' - a new sustainable subscription box which brings wellness and lifestyle products straight to your door during lockdown. The co-founders, Claudia Meller from Crediton, and Emily Joyce from Exeter – both 30 – launched the box during the pandemic to help emerging brands and smaller businesses reach more customers. Each Lofty Box contains a selection of products, from healthy snacks and drinks, candles and accessories, to lockdown workouts and wellness tips.The boxes are packaged with recycled materials and include items with short best before dates, so not accepted by large retailers, or that may otherwise be thrown away, for example imperfect candles.
Posted: 9 March 2021
This past year has placed extra significance on those precious holiday memories, and if you're dreaming of far away lands and distant shores then these travel-inspired prints will be a welcome delight. Perfect to add to your big-day gift list, and to adorn your home as newlyweds, Places & Spaces Art Co. has a wide range of original and personalised art prints - why not gift to your loved one with the sentiment of looking forward to your honeymoon when we can travel again?
Posted: 19 February 2021