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By Louise Baltruschat Hollis

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What a lovely bridesmaid you are! Here searching for a wonderful gift for a beautiful bride. Ahh… In all seriousness though, I know that finding gifts for brides, from bridesmaids/bridesmates/bridesmen is not easy.

You want a pressie that feels luxe and special, something they will treasure and keep. A bridal gift that shows, as their bridesmaid, how thankful you are that they are in your life and how much you love them. You’re in the exact right place.

Beautiful Brides Gift Ideas From Bridesmaids

I know what you’re thinking, how much is being a bridesmaid/bridesman costing me? You may have already forked out for the hen, outfits, accessories, a wedding gift for the couple, travel, accoomadation, and now you want to get a gift for the bride.

You don’t want to spend a crazy amount, but you also don’t want your present to feel cheap and nasty.

Well, I have taken the hard work out of the gift search, as I’ve got a roundup of stunning bridal gifts that are sure to delight any bride on the wedding morning (or wedding eve).

Get the tissues at the ready… happy tears only though!

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1. Bridal Robes, PJs & Slippers

Why not get ready in style with your bride? Surprise your bestie in the morning with the prettiest personalised dressing gowns, robes, slippers or PJs.

The bride-to-be will be able to wear them for years to come and look a million dollars in those wedding prep photos.

Plus, you could treat yourself to a matching set too. Oh yes.

Bride Gift From Bridesmaid

Photo: Bridal Gowns from BespokeGemsCoUk

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2. Custom Box Bride Present

How cute are personalised bride boxes filled with special trinkets going to be? Just like this gift box which is all ready-made.

Bride Present From Bridesmaid

Photo: Bride Gift Box by HeavenlyboxesLTD

 Here are some ideas for your DIY bridal gift box:

3. Bridal Accessory Present

Treat your bride to pretty accessories she can wear on the day that they can and keep post-wedding.

Bride Gift From Maid of Honour

Photo: Scrunchie by AdornedEmbroidery

✨ You could gift accessories such as:

4. Custom Bride Jewellery

How about getting something really bespoke as a gift? Personalised jewellery, such as bracelet charms or pendant inscriptions can really mean a lot from a loved one.

Bridal Gift From Bridesmaid

Photo: Necklace by Bloom Boutique

 

5. Bride Goodie Bags

How about a lovely goodie bag filled with things you know your bride-to-be will adore?

Bridal Present From Bridesmaids

 

Photo: Bridal Portrait by InkandFred

❀️ Gift the bride these:

The options are endless and they are totally personalisable for each and every bride for a really unique gift. Be sure to find cute packaging to make it all the more special.

6. Bride Tote Bags/Pouch Gift

Who doesn’t love a tote or clutch bag? Not to mention a personalised one. A lovely present idea for any bride.

Bridal Gift From Maid of Honour

Photo: Clutch Bag by HappyInkyGift

πŸ’₯ Bag gift ideas:

7. Bride Perfume Present

How about gifting a bride with a gorgeous new wedding perfume? A perfume that will remind them of their wedding day and your friendship forever.

Bride Gift Ideas Purfume Ideas Charlotte Palazzo Photography

Photo: Charlotte Palazzo Photography via Light Summer Wedding Ideas

 

8. Custom Bridal Dress Hanger Present

Hang up their stunning wedding dress with a personalised hanger, a timeless keepsake to use for years to come.

Bride Present From Bridesmaids

Photo: Hanger Gift Tag by CorliaCreations

 

9. Bride Jackets & Cover-Ups Gift

You’ve got to love a quirky bride cover-up, from denim jackets to leather jackets! There are so many options and you can make their day by personalising the jacket too. Perfect for receptions and honeymoons.

Bride Present From Bridesmaids Jacket

Photo: Custom Jacket by NiamhDesigns

 

10. Personalised Bride Socks Present

How about some cute matching socks for your bride-to-be? Cosy and practical, keep those nervous feet warm before the all-important ceremony.

Bride To Be Gift From Bridesmaid

Photo: Socks by VividMindGifts

 

12. Special Message Bride Gift

Perhaps you are on a small budget for a gift to the bride? Well, why not give the bride-to-be a heartfelt message? Find a pretty card or you could even make your own. Your bride probably won’t be expecting a gift from you and you can’t go far wrong with a thoughtful note like this.

Bride-To-Be Wedding Card From Bridesmaid

Photo: Card by WITHPUNS

 

13. Bride Candle Present

How about a gorgeous candle for your bride’s gift? You could choose a unique scent to light on the wedding morning and every time your bride lights it, she’ll be transported straight back to those memories.

Bride Gift Idea Maid Honour Candle

Photo: Candle by KindredFires

 

14. Custom Bride T-Shirt Gift

A cute personalised bride tee can make for a fun and really sentimental gift idea. Perfect for honeymoon upgrades too!

Bridal Gift Bridesmaids T Shirt

Photo: Tee by Rock On Ruby

 

15. Bride Hat Gift

For something a little more unconventional, what about a cute bridal headwear gift? Think sun hats, baseball caps, festival hats or beanies.

Bridal Hat Wedding Gift Bridesmaid

Photo: Hat by LolliandpopEvents

 

16. Drink Glasses Bride Gift

Raise a toast in the morning with your bride-to-be and their very own personalised glass. Cheers!

Bride Wedding Gift Glasses Bridesmaid

Photo: Glasses by TheaElizabethStudio

 

17. Mug Bride Gift

If your bride is more of a cosy, hot drink kind of gal. Then how about a fun personalised mug, they’ll remember your day each time they pop on the kettle. Plus they can warm up on a cold wedding morning.

Bride Wedding Gift Mug Bridesmaid

Photo: Mug by TeddyUK

 

18. Something Blue Bride Present

One for luck, something blue is a perfect on-the-day gift for a bride from a bridesmaid.

Something Blue Bridal Gift Bridesmaid

Photo: Charm Pin by CherishUS

 

19. Sixpence Bridal Pressie

One that is often forgotten is the sixpence for her shoe of course! One to make her feel special on the day.

Bride Sixpence Present Bridesmaid

Photo: Sixpence by SomethingBlueByZara

 

20. Bridal Wedding Scratch Poster Gift

For a gift at the start of wedding planning, brides will love this interactive scratch art poster for those wedding milestones.

Bridal Gift Planning Bridesmaid

Photo: Poster by DalisayDesignCoUK

 

21. Food/Drink Treat For The Bridal Morning

What about a bottle of bubbly, her fave tipple or something delicious to eat on the wedding morning? The whole wedding party will thank you!

Bride Gift From Wedding Party Ross Alexander Photography

Photo: Ross Alexander Photography via Scandi Foliage Wedding

 

22. Bridal Hankie Present

For the emotional bride, a gorgeous keepsake handkerchief will go down a storm! Be sure to add your own heartfelt message.

Bridal Hankie Gift From Maids

Photo: Hankie by lovebeauboutique

 

23. Bridal Shoe Stickers Pressie

For a touch of fun, how about inexpensive wedding shoe stickers?

Bridal Gift From Maids Wedding

Photo: Shoe Stickers by VinylTribe

 

Bride Gift From Bridesmaid FAQ

πŸ₯° Do bridesmaids get brides a gift?

It really is up to you if you’d like to get your bride a special gift. Usually, wedding gifts are given to the couple, depending on their gift request. But a gift from a bridesmaid to a bride is a personal choice. It’s a really lovely idea if you would like to do so, which any bride is sure to treasure and love.

Don’t feel like you have to spend anything on a gift. A heartfelt message could cost you Β£0 or a DIY gift could cost up to Β£20 depending on materials. These will go a long way in making any bride feel special.

When buying a gift Β£20-Β£50 is a good ballpark figure for budgeting for a gift for a bride from bridesmaids. You could always club together with the rest of the wedding party to get something more special or an experience voucher.

⏰ When to give the bride her wedding gift?

There are a few options on when to give the bride her wedding gift:

And that's a wrap on gifts for brides from bridesmaids. I hope that you are now full to the brim with lovely ideas about how to spoil your bride. They are going to love the thought and effort you've put into their wedding gift.

There are endless bridal gift ideas, but those are just a few of my favourites. Happy shopping!


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