More and more couples nowadays are opening their doors to various inexpensive wedding options for their wedding. Their realization includes the thought about when planning a wedding, it should not cost a fortune, especially if there’s really no fortune to spend! It’s hard to imagine a wedding without wedding favors, as these little gifts have been traditionally used to thank attending guests who have spent time and money just to be with the happy couple and make them feel very special. Wedding favors could expensive and elaborate or inexpensive and handmade, depending on your wish. But if the budget is tight, there’s no need to break a bank because there’s a lot of ways on how to save money on a wedding favor.
One of the best ways to avoid spending too much on your wedding favors is to consider homemade. Making your own wedding supplies can really help you save a sum and not only that, you can also let your creativity to shine through. There are so many homemade wedding favor ideas you can think of making. With just a bit of creativity, imagination, as well as some help from your friends and family members, it is possible to come up with interesting souvenirs at your wedding reception.
Homemade wedding favors could be edible treats like cookies, jams, honey, chocolates, candies, almonds, mints, or gums that are made or assembled at home. Cookie favors are one of the most easy treats to make and are very cheap. You can play around unique ideas, like instead of making traditional cookies you used to eat, why not consider fortune cookies? That would make a clever idea and fun as your guests will be excited of what’s their fortune will tell them after they cracked the cookie.
Candies, mints, almonds, or gums can be packaged using nice containers that you can purchase at your local craft store or from an online source. These favor containers are usually sold at very cheap prices and you can get them with a great discount if purchased in bulk quantity. You can package those sweet treats in favor boxes, organza bags, or mini take-out boxes. You can personalize them by hanging custom tags, pasting labels, or using stickers with both of your printed names, wedding date and a short message of thank for your guests.
Be creative when making your own wedding favors. Set your personality onto the tokens so that your guests will be reminded about your very special event. You also want to make sure that yours will standout because they were made out of your sweat and effort. Explore you imagination, as it can help you generate out-of-the-box ideas. The more they are unique, the more they’ll become interesting and memorable.
Cheap wedding favors don’t need to look literally cheap. Make the party favors nice and neat. It is important to start planning as early as possible so that you will have plenty of time to decide, buy necessary materials or ingredients, and create your homemade or diy wedding favors.