Bridesmaid Gifts That Won't Make You Go Broke
You want to show your bridesmaids just how thankful and appreciative you are for their hard work. They have made your bridal experience truly incredible. What better way to show them thanks than with a fantastic “thank you gift.” Go beyond a card with our favorite bridesmaid gifts. The best part is…they won’t hurt your bank account either! From DIY sets to personalized items, your bridesmaids will love these tokens of appreciation AND you’ll love how budget friendly they are too! Here are the best bridesmaid gifts under $20!
TLC Spa Set
Time for some luxury! After all the hard work, what’s better than giving the gift of relaxation? Obviously, a real trip to the spa can set you back some big bucks. You can create your own DIY spa right at home for $20 or less. Let’s call it a “spa box.” It’s quite simple and all starts with a trip to the dollar shop. Pick out a cute little wicker basket, metal bucket or fun colored plastic box. Now grab sweet smelling lotions, bath salts and candles. This gift idea is super cheap and super cute. It’s fun to shop for since all you really need to do is fill up the “spa box” with spa items that you would want. You can buy nail polish for $1 at any drug store and its pretty good quality for just a buck. Purchase a pack of nail files and put one in each spa box too.
If you don't have the time to DIY, check out one of my favorite spa sets for $27.99 Spa Gals!
Etched Wine Glasses
Okay this gift seems too easy. This idea is so much more than to just give a random wine glass to your bridesmaids. Give each of your gals a gorgeous wine glass engraved with their names, nicknames or whatever you please. You can make this gift super personable and a present your friends will forever cherish drinking from for years to come. It will remind them this very special time as they watch their beautiful friend begin the next chapter of her life with the man she loves.
Take the wine glass bridesmaid gift one step further – make an event out of it. Invite all your bridesmaids over, give them their bridesmaid wine glasses and then turn the event into a full-blown wine night. Put those pretty wine glasses to use immediately!! Buy whites, reds, bubbly prosecco. Get real crazy and pop some bottles of champagne. Break out the snacks too! Everyone loves some yummy cheese and crackers with one…or maybe two…or maybe three glasses of wine! Let the girls’ night begin! If you're looking for some creative Champagne Flutes I found these really pretty iridescent flutes that are personalized: Radiant Stemless Flutes $12.99.
Bride Tribe Apparel
What girl doesn’t love getting a new piece of clothing? Show your appreciation to your bridesmaids with some bridal apparel! Think base caps, tanks and so much more.
Give each of your stellar bridesmaids a monogrammed baseball cap. Maybe choose hats for the bridesmaids in your wedding theme color or even black to keep it neutral. As far as tanks go…the options are truly endless. You can get fun bridal sayings or tank tops with their names on them. Bridal crew racerback tank is perfect to wear as your gals get ready on your big day!
Water Bottles & Tumblers
The personalization and gift giving continues with custom water bottles each stamped with the names of your bridesmaids! They won’t ever get their water bottle mixed up with anyone with their name running down the side of it! It’s the perfect useable gift. Toss it in your gym bag, tote or even bring it to the office. Stay hydrated while also looking fashionable with a personalized water bottle. Everyone can always use another water bottle so this is an adorable addition to any collection.
Bachelorette Starter Kit
Another DIY bridesmaid gift idea on the cheap. Every bridesmaid needs a survival kit so she can stay prepared for whatever wedding mishaps come her way. Give your friend a set of essentials. Or Check out this Bachelorette party Set can't start without the right gear and this gift set has just that. A customized koozie, bride tribe sash, tribe sunglasses, and a satin scrunchie to keep your hair pulled back during a long night of dancing. The gift box comes with the name of the recipient on the outside. A decal with a personal message can be included.
most importantly say thanks…
After all they’re your bffs, go-to-girls, buddy, confidants, hey they’re practically (or maybe actually are) your sisters – yes, your bridesmaids are so important. They’re a key piece of your wedding puzzle. Let’s be honest, what would you do without them? A bridesmaid is the person you can rely on when things get crazy and unbearable. When wedding planning is making your head spin, you can always count on this group of special ladies. You selected these women for a reason. They have stood by your side throughout your life and now will stand by you as you marry the love of your life. Soon-to-be bride, congrats! You are soon to embark on your next chapter! Thank her with this floating heart necklace which symbolizes love and a gift she'll always cherish.