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10 Unexpected Wedding Favors

Believe it or not, selecting the perfect wedding favor is no easy task. As you begin brainstorming, you are going to be pressed to find something that your guests are going to appreciate and actually use. After all, isn't that the point?! In order to help guide you through this process, we have compiled a list of 10 fun and creative wedding favors that we have seen guests fall in love with!

1. Customized Glassware - This can be in the form of adorable coffee cups or elegant wine glasses. Because these have names on them, they can also double as place cards!

Photo: True Photography

2. Cookies - Guests LOVE anything edible, and these adorable homemade cookies with a custom made bride and groom will definitely not get left behind.

Photo: Katie Beverly Photography

3. Truffles & Chocolate | These adorable boxes from Take Note! Creations can be customized to your specific wedding colors and theme. And let's be honest, who doesn't love chocolate?

Photo: Samantha Bonpensiero Photography

4. Popcorn | Popcorn favors are becoming more and more popular. Fancy Pop, an all organic popcorn company, specialized in both individual popcorn favors and fun, interactive popcorn bars.

Photo: Mr. and Mrs. Wedding Duo

5. Olive Oil or Balsamic Vinegar | Having an Italian or rustic themed wedding? Individual containers of olive oil or balsamic vinegar for cooking can be serve as excellent keepsakes.

Photo: Mr. and Mrs. Wedding Duo

6. Homemade Jam - Our adorable Southern couple made homemade jam for each of their guests. It was a tribute to their background and guests seemed to love it!

Photo: True Photography

7. A Donut Bar - Let's be honest, who doesn't like donuts?! These popular bars don't last long, and you can set out custom bags to allow guests to take a donut to go.

Photo: Shane and Lauren Photography

Photo: Shane and Lauren Photography

8. Tea or Coffee | Allow your guests to take home a fun tea bag or coffee bag. They can brew this later and think back on your memorable wedding!

Photo: Studio Carre

9. Succulents | Guest love things that last, and these adorable succulents can be set inside your guests house, or can be re-planted in the garden. Every time they look at it they will remember your big day!

Photo: Dan Rice Photography

10. Individual Flowers | These add color to your table and make your guests feel extra special!

Photo: Mr and Mrs Wedding Duo

Looking for more ideas? Be sure to click below to check out the Wedding Paper Divas favor interactive!



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Hey There! My name is Ashley McHone and I am the owner of Always Flawless Productions. I started this little biz nearly 10 years ago and am here to share alllll my wedding planning knowledge with you! ;)

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