Weddings have grown in popularity over the years for many reasons. You can celebrate your wedding with close friends and family.
Friends can be your friends. You can also party with them for a few days and have your honeymoon in the same romantic spot. Traditional weddings are also less common.
There are some cases where costs will be high. You can still invite 250+ people, but only a small fraction of them will be able attend.
The bride and groom can also choose the ideal setting for their wedding, whether it is a romantic getaway on the seaside, a cruise spot, or an elegant venue.
Fun filled Las Vegas trip, weddings are exciting for everyone who attends!
My personal experience with planning destination weddings is extensive. In 2003, my wedding was held on a cruise ship bound for Mexico. We invited quite a
We had a large number of guests. This was more than we could have if we had a traditional marriage. However, only 40 people were able attend which allowed us to create a more intimate atmosphere.
It was a small gathering. A destination wedding allowed us to spend more time together with our guests than if we were having a wedding closer to home.
home. Everybody left with a lasting memory of the event. Guests still talk about it to this day.
The wedding favor market was a disappointment when I planned our 2003 wedding cruise. Nothing was right for our wedding! This made it a little more difficult.
It was difficult to plan. With a little imagination, I created a bag of wedding favors for our guests to take home. Thanks to this increase in popularity, it’s a good thing that there are so many.
Destination weddings are becoming increasingly popular and wedding favor experts have expanded their range of products. There is now a wide selection of themed wedding favors.
To suit the taste and style of every bride.
Here are some “don’ts” to avoid when planning a destination marriage.
Candies, chocolates, and candles can melt. No matter where you’re going, it doesn’t matter how warm the climate is. If you intend to take your favors on board a plane, you need to make sure that you have cargo.
- Hot areas are possible. These favor ideas should be removed from your list.
- Glass can crack and any item you feel could be broken should be crossed off your list.
- Weight of the item. You will need to weigh your items. You will also need to bring another 30 items.
- You, your groom and your attendants don’t want to spend pounds.
- Do not plan to have your favors shipped internationally. International shipping is expensive. Your favors may also get lost or damaged in customs.
During handling, or heavily taxed the government
These are some things to consider when you plan your destination wedding favors.
Keep it light. Consider packing something small and lightweight if you are planning on taking your favors with you. These favors should be packed by your guests so they can take them home.
If you are unable to think of something that would go with your destination theme then choose something practical or useful – which will have a special meaning for you both.
You can also send favors directly to your guests with your thank you notes if you don’t want to take favors. Although it is a bit more costly, your guests will appreciate it.
They are often quite surprised to find a small thank-you token in their note.
Here are some great ideas for destination wedding favors!
Luggage tags are perfect for destination weddings as they require guests to travel to one location. They will most likely be.
You can use the disposable tags again or attach them to your luggage. From planes and cruise ships to heart-shaped designs, luggage comes in many forms.
Tags are great!
Bookmarks: One of the most beloved pastimes for vacationers, is reading a book. A bookmark is something that they can use at home and abroad. You can give them many bookmarks!
There are many shapes available on the market so you can be sure to find the right bookmark for your event. Bookmarks are lightweight and can be easily transported.
Place card holders are a great choice for a formal reception. Place card holders are small and lightweight, so they can hold up to two people.
Assignments can be used to store photos, notes, and recipe cards. Place card frames should be avoided unless they are made of pvc plastic. You don’t want
Glass frames that break during transit
Wine stoppers and wine charms. These are a good option for small spaces. They have a weight of less than 1/4 pound and come in many styles.
Cocktail Mix Favors: When you think about relaxing on a sandy beach, many people think of a tropical drink in their hands. Your guests will love the tropical flavors!
They will love to relax at home with a drink mix favor. These are light, portable and unbreakable.
Mini alarm clocks, manicure and soap kits for travel, as well as sewing kits.
For unique party favors, think outside the box. Shop party stores. A tropical luau bag with leis can be given to a beach-themed wedding.
sunglasses,beach hats, inflatable beach balls, etc… You can think back to the time you received goodie bags at your birthday parties as a child. It may seem silly, but it is true.
You can be sure that everyone will be carrying your beach bags and sporting those beach caps to the resort.
Screen-printing Shops can make a customized tee shirt for you. Even if you’re having a small affair, your t-shirts are reasonablely priced so everyone can use them.
Tee shirts are a must-have for every person, no matter how small. People love shirts!
Gift baskets / Gift bags: When your guests arrive at their destination, it is a great (but often expensive) idea to have a small gift bag in their room.
You will need soaps, a sewing kit, manicure kits, bookmarks and a small bottle champagne or wine. Non-perishable food items such as cookies, crackers, snacks, mints, etc.