Wedding gifts are a tradition all over the world. And in India gifts are seen as a symbol of good luck. So everyone gifts what they can, and what they think is useful for the couple. And choosing the right gift can be a hassle.
This is why customized wedding hampers are perfect gifts as they have a personal touch to them. Depending on how close you’re to the couple you can choose the right hamper. There’s also the added advantage of choosing items within your budget.
Did tons of ideas on Pinterest and Instagram leave you confused? Here are 7 kinds of wedding hampers you can gift the newly-weds:
- Wine and chocolate hamper :
Amazing wine, exquisite wine glasses, and luxury chocolates make a great hamper. You can even add monogrammed wine glasses and especially for the couple.
- A spa hamper :
With this wedding hamper, the couple gets to relax together after months of stressful planning. Add soft bathrobes, shower gels, bath salts, body lotion, sweet-smelling soaps, and scented candles. This will be memorable for the couple.
- Hamper for the nerdy couple:
For the couple that likes to read, you can gift a wedding hamper that has a puzzle of their favorite place, beautiful journals, customized bookmarks, a scratch-off list of their favorite books, and many more!
- Fresh fruits and sweets:
You can never go wrong with gifting fresh and exotic fruits in India. If it feels too simple, you can add some dry fruits and nuts to the mix. Desi sweets are also a good addition. You can modify this by adding your friend’s favorite cookies, cakes, chocolates, and biscuits and turn it into a complete foodie hamper. Customize this one to the couple’s taste and decorate it in a beautiful basket.
- Hamper for the fitness freaks:
Fitness enthusiasts would love this hamper. Place earbuds or sporty headphones that are exercise-friendly, matching workout clothes, fitness tracker, resistance bands, mini perfumes, and protein pancakes in a gym bag and decorate it. Do this if you’re sure the couple would appreciate it.
- A travel hamper:
For the couple that loves traveling together, gift this one. Include a couple’s bucket list journal, matching sunglasses, compass, scratch-off world map, and electronic travel organizers. You can also include tickets to their favorite place.
- All-in-one hamper:
This is a miscellaneous wedding hamper. Decorate this one ethnically and add items you can never go wrong with. For example, wine, customized coasters, some chocolates, and few skincare products. You can even pick items of the same color as their wedding theme!
Wedding hampers can be beneficial and meaningful for the couple. You can get creative with them by adding funny or emotional hand-written cards for the couple. While your friend’s wedding hamper is important, make sure you are aware of your budget too.
People tend to remember the good and the bad wedding gifts they receive. So pick a wedding gift hamper that matches their personality. Who knows you could end up gifting them something so memorable that each time they look at it, they are reminded of you!