Wedding Gift For Parents

Wedding Gift For Parents

You don’t have to spend a fortune to come up with a genuine and sentimental gift for your parents. If you’re not sure where to start, here are 20 great wedding gifts for your parents. You and your fiance can purchase a gift together, or instead, choose personal items that you will each give individually. Either way, your parents will appreciate the thought and recognition behind your wedding day gift to them. If none of the items on our list are quite right, you can check out some other suggested handmade wedding gifts for parents here.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

Many grooms organize a round of golf for the groomsmen and the father of the bride / father of the groom the day before the wedding. It’s a great way for everyone to bond before uniting as a family and a great activity for the guys to participate in while the girls are off finishing final beauty prep the day before the wedding. If this is something you’re considering, golf balls for the dads as well as the groomsmen are a great token gift. The three balls are customizeable with the date of your wedding so they will always be reminded of your special day when they play a round of golf in the future. Given the lower price point, consider pairing this gift with something else on this list for the dads and checking out this list for other groomsmen gift ideas.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

As we mentioned above, weddings can be bittersweet for parents. Part of this bittersweet feeling can also continue once the wedding is over, especially if they’re left with an empty nest. To help them focus on the sweet, we love the idea of giving parents something that they can do together. It’s a great way for them to focus on this new chapter of their lives, sans children. If your parents like spending time outdoors, gift them a gorgeous picnic basket. They can spend some time under the sun or in some shade, just the two of them. You can also help to get their first picnic started with some snacks – a highly rated meat and cheese sampler is a great option.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

A wedding gift is by far the best way to thank your ma and pa for everything they’ve done to help you down the aisle. Seriously — they raised you, helped you realize what’s important through the ups and downs of relationships and, of course, likely shelled out some major dough to help pay for the event. Expressing your gratitude to your parents for helping to make your wedding dreams come true — or at the very least, being there on your big day to show their support! — requires some *major* thought and effort. If you aren’t sure where to begin, the 21 gift ideas below are super sweet and will likely cause even more tears to be shed. Get ready to spoil those ‘rents and show them that you’ll always be their little girl with one of these personalized gifts.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

My parents don’t ever want “things” any more, just “experiences.” So, I’m either getting them intro scuba lessons or local Broadway season passes. I’ll probably throw in a spa certificate for my mom b/c she did all the heavy lifting. My photography package includes parents’ albums (for both sets), too. FH parents are probably in the same category as my parents, but they are working abroad in the middle of nowhere, so we can’t get them a cool experience because we (and they) don’t know their future schedule of when they will be back in the US and for how long. FH said his mom was really excited about getting family pictures at the wedding, so we will get a large framed photo for them.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

Sometimes personalized gifts are successful at being thoughtful and unique, but they aren’t subtle enough to be worn or used on a day-to-day basis. This gift is certainly special, but it is also something that your mother or mother-in- law might actually wear around her neck daily. To order this gift just send the seller a photo of your handwriting or signature and they will make it into a one of a kind gift. This necklace can be ordered in sterling silver, 18K yellow gold plated, 18K white gold plated, or rose gold plated. It comes wrapped in a custom box and bow, ready for gift giving. If your message is a bit longer, you can also order this bar necklace which can fit a line or two of text – you can choose a meaningful song, poem, or special saying.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

Is there a city that’s near and dear to your parents’ heart? Have you moved from your hometown but want to show your parents that home is where the heart is? This sentimental print makes a wonderful gift and can be customized to represent any state or country with a number of different digital textures including burlap, sand, wood or stone. Another option is to gift this dual state map, available in 16 different water colors. The two states are connected with a fine dotted line. We love the symbolic messaging that with family, distance doesn’t matter.
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Wedding Gift For Parents

This is a lovely, thoughtful, and sentimental gift for a bride to present to her mother on her wedding day. The box features a mother and daughter embracing on the lid. It’s crafted with high-quality wood materials and each box is hand-painted with a hinged lid. The artist, Susan Lordi, hand carves the original of each figurine from her art studio in Kansas City, Missouri. When opened, the lid reveals the text “protect and cherish; give wings to fly”. Each box also arrives in a gift box with an enclosure card, making gift giving a breeze. Browse some other great sentimental gifts from the same designer.
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Another tricky aspect about giving a thank you gift to parents at your wedding can be the relationship between parents and in laws. In a perfect world, everyone would get along, there would be no comparisons made, and everyone would feel equally as special. For some unfortunate reason, this isn’t always the case.
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4 Wedding Handkerchief
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Photo by etsy.com A sentimental pre-wedding gift with a practical use, these lace-edged handkerchiefs will come in handy mid-ceremony when the happy tears flow. Choose from three fonts, 45 thread colors, and nearly 80 designs to create a truly one-of-a-kind gift.To buy: $25, etsy.com.
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I was fortunate enough to get my hands on my father’s parents’ wedding portrait, and my mom’s parents’ as well. I’m having the photos restored, and getting a nice frame with 4 slots; one for each of my grandparents photos, one for my parents bridal shot, and an empty space for when they get mine.
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Your parents will think of you and your wedding day whenever they wrap themselves in this beautiful throw. It’s designed and handmade with light weight and unbleached fabric. You can choose whether you’d like gray or tan stripes along the bottom of this throw, or choose to leave the stripes off all together. We especially like this gift choice if you’re planning on reading from the Corinthians during your wedding ceremony, as these are words that will eternally speak to your family.
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Dads play a big role in the wedding day and it’s important that their hard work doesn’t go without recognition. They have a big walk down the aisle (no tripping or stepping on the wedding gown), they have an important toast to make, which should be both satirical and serious (be funny… but not too embarrassing… but also sentimental… and don’t talk for longer than five minutes). Then they have to deliver the father-daugher dance (again no tripping or stepping on the wedding gown). It’s a lot of work. Here are a handful of great gifts to give to fathers on your wedding day.
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Lenox is the creator of some of the most sentimental and timeless gifts. Lenox pieces are collector items for many people. If that’s the case for your parents, this makes an even better gift. Like all Lenox pieces, this one is made with care from fine china. You can choose to purchase only the mother and daughter piece or only the father and daughter piece. For avid collectors, gift both together. There are also various options of hair color so if you have blonde hair, there’s a more accurate option here.
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If you parents have a spot on their wall that could use a piece of artwork, this personalized tree print is a great gift. Before printing, a proof of this customizable art print will be sent to you for approval so you can make sure everything is to your liking. Good Night Owl designs has a number of different text and color choices, so you can choose which best represents your relationship and your parents’ aesthetic. You can swap out the standard text for a special quote of your choosing if you’d like as well.

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