Bridesmaid Gifts and Where to Buy Them

 
Need some help with bridesmaid gift ideas? We’ve asked former bridesmaids about their favorites, plus found out where you can buy them for your bridal party!
Bridesmaid Gift Ideas and Where to Buy Them

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It’s tradition for a bride to give a gift of appreciation to her bridesmaids on or prior to the wedding day.  From mementos of the occasion to items she can wear on the big day, options for a great bridesmaid gift can be endless.  To help narrow down the possibilities, we’ve created a list of the best bridesmaid gift ideas and where to buy them.  And yes, we had help from some women who have been in the role a time or two.  Be sure to read the whole post to see which of the bridesmaid gift ideas we discovered to be the most loved amongst bridesmaids!

Jewelry
A popular gift because it ensures the bridal party’s accessories are uniform for the ceremony.  Consider custom pieces, such as a charm bracelet or monogram necklace, to give the gifts a personal touch.
Where to buy it:  www.moonandlola.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Jewelry Box
A special keepsake that can be used for years to come. An engraved jewelry box is a beautiful gift on its own or it can be accompanied with a gift of jewelry.
Where to buy it:  www.thingsremembered.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Robe
Create the perfect photo op and a relaxed bridal party with matching robes to wear on the morning of the wedding.  These floral robes come in ten different colors, including white for the bride, and are only $18 each.
Where to buy it:  www.timelessbridalaccessories.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Clutch
Every bridesmaid could use a stylish handbag to carry on the wedding day.  Gifting a clutch gives her a cute and compact way to carry all she’ll need throughout the big day.
Where to buy it:  www.charmingcharlie.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Monogrammed Mug
The call time for a bridesmaid tends to be pretty early.  Having a monogrammed coffee mug waiting for her on the morning of the wedding would be a perfect present to wake up to.  Consider also having an assortment of coffee and tea for the bridal party to drink while primping for the big day.
Where to buy it:  www.moonandlola.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Tote Bag
This gift is perfect to pack all of the wedding day essentials.  It’s also one that can continue to be useful after the big day.  From work to the gym, a nice tote bag is a necessity for just about any girl on the go.
Where to buy it:  www.scoutbags.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Personalized Flip Flops
Cute and custom flips flops will allow your bridesmaids to dance the night away at the reception! They’re also something the girls can use post wedding.  These adorable flip flops are only $12.95 each!
Where to buy it:  www.etsy.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Wine Glass
It’s hard to find a girl who doesn’t enjoy a glass of wine.  Decorative wine glasses allow for a personalized touch and a way to enjoy a celebratory drink before and after the ceremony!
Where to buy it:  www.designsbylolita.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Embroidered Handkerchief
A gift that will come in handy during the wedding’s emotional moments and a traditional keepsake of your special day.  An embroidered handkerchief is a classic gift to give your bridesmaids.
Where to buy it:  www.handkerchiefshop.com

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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Professional Makeup and Hair Styling for the Wedding Day
Every bridesmaid wants to look her best on the big day, which is why this was the most popular response when former bridesmaids were asked what their favorite bridesmaid gift was.  Many bridesmaids were appreciative when the bride paid for all or a portion of the fees associated with hair and makeup for the wedding.
Where to buy it:  Visit our list of beauty vendors for a list of professional hair and makeup services in the Raleigh area.

Bridesmaid Gift Ideas

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