When it comes to buying wedding gifts, it is not only those guests in attendance that will need to find the perfect present. Instead, even the bride and groom are likely to need to buy a number of different presents to thank all those who have helped them make the day as special as possible.
However, whilst the majority of couples will have published a list of items they would most like as wedding gifts, the bride and groom themselves will not have the same help when it comes to choosing gifts to offer to say thank you to their bridal party and parents.
The best approach is to find something unique that will last for many, many years and that will in turn be a constant reminder of the part they played on the day itself. From jewellery to attractive tableware, there will be many different options available and the right choice may well be different for different members of the party.
Whilst flowers are often given, these are not particularly effective as gifts to say thank you for helping on such a momentous occasion, as they will last only a very short space of time. Instead offering jewellery with inscriptions of thanks or Denby tableware that can be both practical and ornamental will make far more sense.
Whilst jewellery may be perfect for a best man with no family, the latter offering of tableware is often far more suitable for those who have a family or a beautiful home, and will usually be a great choice when one wishes to thank parents for all they have done.
Ultimately, no matter who you need to thank or what part they have played, the best gifts will be those that will last, and therefore it is wise to forego the flowers and alcohol and instead look at items which will be kept and treasured for life.