Wedding Planning Ideas

Wedding Theme Favors

Wedding favors are the tokens of thanks that the couple hands out to the guests attending the wedding. These favors could be anything from small keepsakes to expensive personalized favors. These favors depend upon the budget, the guest list and most importantly the theme of the wedding. There are various themes of wedding and the favors can be determined accordingly. Giving out theme-based wedding favors is a popular trend these days. Let's have a look at some of the popular theme-based wedding favors:

Fall wedding favors:

Make use of the rustic color palette of the fall foliage to design the favors for a wedding in fall season or fall themed wedding. Make sure you add the brazen country charm and go for anything that depicts the rustic beauty of the countryside. Some of the favor ideas for a fall wedding are as follows:

Wedding Theme Favors

  • Bottle of maple syrup
  • An apple tied with a gold ribbon
  • Marzipan fruit
  • Monograms printed on the fall leaves
  • Stationery in the shape of fall foliage or colors
  • Jute Thank-you cards
  • Potpourri
  • Miniature wedding cakes with fall leaves cascading down the side

Spring wedding favors:

Spring is the season of love. Getting married in spring or having a spring theme for your wedding is the most romantic thing. Spring brings with it the various blooms and an atmosphere full of love, romance and energy. Make sure the basic theme of the spring season is depicted in the favors you hand out. Some of the examples for spring wedding favors are as follows:

  • Seed packets
  • Seed Bulbs
  • A ceramic Easter egg
  • Chocolate Easter bunny
  • A birds nests filled with robin's egg candies
  • Monogrammed easter egg
  • Monogrammed ceramic of glass easter egg
  • Small plants
  • Miniature Birds Nests
  • Miniature Watering Cans
  • Picnic baskets filled with chocolates
  • Miniature picnic baskets
  • Miniature Honey pots
  • Cupcakes adorned with little flowers or petals

Summer wedding favors / Beach-themed Wedding Favors:

Anything which is bright and depicts the positive energy and sun can be handed out as a summer wedding favor. The summer color palette consists of bright colors such as sunshine yellow, forget-me-not blue, blazing green and fiery orange. Beach-themed wedding favors are similar to the summer ones in many contexts, the brightness, the color palette and the fun element in the surroundings. Some of the examples for summer / beach-themed wedding favors are as follows:

  • Sand dollars
  • Seashells
  • Beach-themed candles
  • Small pots of flowers
  • Flower Seeds
  • Miniature flip-flops
  • Candle Stands
  • Miniature Water Pails
  • Beach Ball
  • Sand Clock
  • Dolphin shaped show pieces
  • Miniature ships

Winter wedding favors:

Winter wedding favors look really elegant with their color palette of blue, white, silver, ivory and various shades of blue and white. Some of the favor ideas for a winter themed wedding are as follows:

  • An ornament
  • Miniature glass snowflakes
  • Chocolate mint suckers
  • Snowflake
  • Snowmen shaped cookies
  • Miniature snowmen
  • Chocolate cookies
  • Homemade cookies
  • Candles
  • Miniature blue and white wedding cakes
  • Monogrammed fake snowflakes
  • Silver bookmarks
  • Wine bottle corks

Christmas Wedding Favors:

Christmas brings with it an atmosphere of joy and festivities. Having a Christmas wedding feels like whole world is celebrating your marriage. You can incorporate Christmas gifts as wedding favors. Some of the ideas for Christmas wedding favors are as follows:

  • Christmas Cards
  • Miniature Santa Claus figurine
  • Miniature Reindeer
  • Miniature Sledge
  • Miniature Santa Gift sack
  • Mask of Santa
  • Santa Hat
  • Christmas Cookies
  • Miniature Christmas Cookies
  • Gingerbread Man
  • Gingerbread Houses
  • Personalized Picture Postcards
  • Monogrammed Chocolates

These are some of the popular themes that are in trend now-a-days; however, even if your wedding theme is different than these themes, you can certainly get the idea of how to plan the wedding favors. There are various other popular wedding themes such as:

  • Butterfly Wedding Theme
  • Pink Wedding Theme
  • Traditional Wedding Theme
  • Eco-friendly Wedding Theme
  • Garden Wedding Theme
  • Countryside Wedding Theme

Thus, select the wedding favors according to the theme of your wedding. There is a lot of scope for creativity when it comes to planning theme-based wedding favors. Surf the Internet and you can find an array of cute little favors to hand out at your wedding.

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