5 hot wedding gift trends this year
Whether you’re a close friend who’s known the engaged couple for years or a second cousin once removed, choosing the best wedding gift isn’t always easy. But never fear, we’ve got some of the hottest wedding gift trends this year to give you some inspiration!
1. Wine subscription
If the couple are the type that love a good glass of wine, why not pay for a wine subscription for the newlyweds? They may be the type of people that love to entertain guests or enjoy having a glass of wine paired with dinner. They’ll love being able to share a glass of wine together and you can sign them up to try a large variety of wines during their first year of marriage to find a favourite.
2. A ‘Do One Thing Together Every Day’ Journal
If you’re looking for something budget friendly, you can’t go past this journal. It may not be a gift for everyone but for those sentimental people it acts as a relationship time capsule for the first year of their marriage, with all kinds of writing prompts for the couple to respond to. They’ll learn even more about each other, spend time together and strengthen their bond even further. Plus, they’ll have fun on their first wedding anniversary looking back at it all.
3. Personalised or engraved things
This is one trend that doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Whether you’d like to gift them an engraved chopping board, matching initialled bath robes or a personalised door mat, there are endless options available to show you got a gift especially for them.
4. An art fund
Art is definitely something you can’t pick yourself for the bride and groom. Everyone’s tastes are different, and one person’s Picasso is another person’s “what were you thinking”. So, que the latest trend for an art fund. You can contribute towards a piece of art for the newlyweds who can then hang a beautiful piece of art they love from their wedding guests. It’s a great way to stop all the useless gifts they don’t want while having a lovely reminder of their big day.
If you want a gift they’ll remember long after their wedding day, or don’t want give a boring material gift, an experience is just the thing. This gift trend is becoming more and more popular and it’s easy to see why. It’s a wedding gift that really means something. From relaxing spa experiences to thrills ziplining in beautiful forests, giving the couple adventures, excitement and experiences as a wedding gift is proven to make them happier. Instead of giving a material possession, you’re giving a gift that is sure to last a lifetime in memories.
Bonus: The no-fail gift option
Of course, there’s rarely a gift that’s perfect for every couple out there so you still may need to know a thing or two about the couple to find a wedding gift they will love. Do they like to wine and dine or don’t drink at all? Into a bit of culture or love going on adventures? If you’re not sure what the couple are into, you’re finding it too hard to choose or if you want a no-fail gift, the new experience gifting concept from Chuffed is just the thing. It’s all about gifting experiences (one of the hottest gift trends this year) but giving your gift recipients the option to choose from up to 22 amazing experiences, so you can never go wrong (and in comes in a unique Chuffed Tube)!