When a friend, relative, or in-law is getting married, you want to find a gift that's unique, affordable, and that the newlyweds will love. This is, of course, easier said than done. That's why we've rounded up 21 lovely wedding gift ideas out there. Your wedding gift is sure to score with the bride and groom if you select one of the wonderful products listed below.
1. The Key to a Happy Marriage
This stunning metal key will remind the couple of the beauty of their marriage for years to come. Shaped as a heart and decorated with an ornate flower design, this key hangs on organza ribbon and is gift boxed with a poem describing the fundamentals of a happy marriage.
2. Bamboo Cheese Board with Cutlery Set
This gorgeously crafted cheese board is perfect for entertaining. The board has a border with grooves to carry nuts, crackers, and olives. The hidden slide-out drawer comes with a 4-piece stainless steel utensil set, which includes knives and servers.
3. Hap Tim Picnic Backpack for 4
A wonderful gift for a newlywed couple, this high-quality picnic backpack is perfect for a romantic outing. It includes a cooler compartment for food storage, insulated wine cooler, and four-person set of utensils, plates, napkins, and wine glasses. A butter/cheese knife, bottle opener, salt and pepper shakers, chopping board and fleece blanket are also included.
4. Rachael Ray Cucina 4-Piece Bakeware Set
Ideal for everyday kitchen use, the bride and groom are sure to use this bakeware for years to come. The 4-piece set is constructed with latte brown-colored nonstick carbon steel and agave blue silicone grips.
5. Wedding Chalkboard Print
Give the couple this chalkboard print so they can commemorate their wedding for years ahead. Measuring 11" by 14", this print can stand alone or be framed for multiple display options. It features a poetic verse of kind wishes for the bride and groom.
6. 8 oz. Champagne Glasses Set
A classy addition to any drinkware collection, this set of two lead-free, 10-inch champagne glasses is sure to impress. These special glasses contain clear crystal in the hollow stems for a dazzling take on the traditional fluted design.
7. Personalized Cutting Board
This laser engraved cutting board is a lovely gift that's both practical and beautiful. The wooden board can be customized to include a variety of designs, as well as the names of the bride and groom. It measures 13.75" by 9.75" in dimension and is ¾ of an inch thick.
8. Celebrations by Mikasa Blossom Crystal Vase
This crystal vase will be a gorgeous addition to the bride and groom's home. Its sculpted design gives the impression of a blooming flower, and the translucent construction highlights the colors of any flowers you put in it. This 12-inch vase is truly something special.
9. Crock-Pot 6-Quart Programmable Cook & Carry Slow Cooker
Give the gift of warm cooked meals with this top-quality slow cooker. With a large enough capacity for seven or more servings, a digital timer, and locking lid, this Crock-Pot provides exceptional convenience in the kitchen.
10. Lipper International 1174 Acacia Wave Serving Bowl for Fruits or Salads
This modernly designed bowl is perfect for both entertaining and everyday use. Attractive enough to be used as a centerpiece and functional as a serving bowl, it's constructed of acacia, an environmentally-friendly material. This bowl measures 7" high and 12" in diameter.
11. KitchenAid KHM512IC 5-Speed Ultra Power Hand Mixer
A hand mixer is a wonderful tool for both cooking and baking that any newlyweds are sure to love. This top-notch model from KitchenAid features 5 speed settings, stainless steel beaters, a lockable swivel cord, and a beater ejection button.
12. Box Stitched Down Alternative Comforter by Utopia Bedding
This queen-size comforter is plush and elegant to fit in with any master bedroom. It has durable stitching and first-rate siliconized fiber filling. Additionally, this comforter is hypoallergenic and machine washable.
13. Cuisinart CFO-3SS Electric Fondue Maker
A fondue maker is the ideal gift for newlyweds who love to entertain. This fondue set features a 3-quart, stainless steel nonstick bowl, metal base, temperature probe, 8 fondue forks, and a fork rack. It's great for chocolate, cheese, oil or broth.
14. BLACK+DECKER CHV1410L 16V Cordless Lithium Hand Vacuum
For a gift that will make cleaning around the house a breeze, look no further than this cordless hand vacuum from Black+Decker. It includes a lithium ion battery and Smart Charge technology for superior energy efficiency. This hand vacuum also has a rotating nozzle, bagless dirt bowl, and cyclonic action for greater power.
15. Set of 2 RV Hammered Copper Moscow Mule Mug with Brass Handle
For a bride and groom who love their cocktails, these moscow mule mugs are a fun and thoughtful gift. Made of pure copper with nickel lining, these mugs keep cocktails deliciously cold for longer than other types of mugs. In addition to the traditional Moscow Mule, these mugs are great for holding mojitos, cosmos, martinis, margaritas, and any other chilled drink.
16. French Press Coffee & Tea Makers 8 Cup
Freshly made pressed coffee in the morning is sure to make for a happy marriage. This french press coffee pot can make 1 liter of coffee and is constructed of heat-resistant borosilicate glass. This pot is designed to catch every last ground for a smooth, delicious cup of coffee.
17. Presto 03510 Ceramic FlipSide Belgian Waffle Maker
This Belgian waffle maker will be the start of many Sunday breakfasts for the bride and groom. Featuring a 180 degree rotating design, extra-thick grid, countdown timer, and nonstick interior, this waffle maker is one of the best models around. It makes 7-inch waffles that are crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside.
18. Oster Cordless Electric Wine Bottle Opener with Foil Cutter
Opening wine bottles with a corkscrew can be a hassle; give the couple the luxury of convenience with this electric wine bottle opener. It pops off the cork of any wine bottle within seconds, and can even remove seals with the built-in foil cutter. This gadget comes with a recharging base and can open 30 bottles on just one charge.
19. BLACK+DECKER 4-Slice Toaster, Classic Oval, Black with Stainless Steel Accents
A great toaster is a must-have in any couple's kitchen. This one from Black+Decker allows you to toast four slices at once, with different shade selectors on either side for multiple tastes. Extra-wide slots can accommodate various types of bread, even bagels and croissants, and there's even a push-button bagel function. Extra-lift levers and drop-down crumb trays keep the toaster clean and your hands safe from burning.
20. Stanley 94-248 65-Piece Homeowner's Tool Kit
Every home needs an excellent tool kit. This kit includes essential tools, including ratchets, sockets, and wrenches that all meet or exceed ANSI specifications. The blow molded case easily stores all of the tools and is fully portable.
21. Premium 8 Piece Towel Set
Soft, comfortable towels are a wonderful gift for the newlywed couple. This towel set includes two bath towels, two hand towels, and four washcloths that are all made of 100% natural cotton. These towels are machine washable and free of synthetic materials and dangerous chemicals.
So there you have it! Plenty of lovely wedding gift ideas for you to review and choose for the happy newlyweds.
For tons more suggestions, read 40 Great Wedding Gift Ideas.