Wedding season is in full swing, and the best gifts for the bride & groom are always ones that are personalized and thoughtful. While blenders and bathmats are certainly useful (you can never go wrong buying from their wedding registry!), there’s no better way to show your love than by giving a meaningful gift that is tailored just for them! We’ve compiled a list of 30 of the best personalized wedding gifts for the couple in 2021 so you can help make this special day even more memorable for them.
These are perfect for any couple celebrating their big day, and the best thing is that you can find a gift for every budget! Whether you’re looking for something high-end or affordable, we’ve got some great ideas.
Our list includes a range of ideas, from gifts they’ll use every day, like tumblers or coasters, to more sentimental options such as a time capsule for them to fill with memories of their wedding & first year of marriage together. No matter what you choose, it will be appreciated because it came from the heart!
These ideas also make great gifts for other special occasions, including anniversary gifts, bridal shower gifts, and unique gifts for the couple’s engagement party. So whether you’re celebrating a wedding for a new couple or a wedding anniversary, this list of the best wedding gifts in 2021 is sure to help you find the perfect personalized gift for the special love birds in your life. And if not, you can always get them a boring gift card 😉
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Here are my personal favorites from this list (click to jump to each one):
- DELUXY Mr. and Mrs. Aprons
- Custom Wedding Illustration
- USA Photo Map
- Mr. & Mrs. Woodgrain Tumblers
- Origami Bride & Groom
- Wedding Time Capsule
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My Personal Favorite Custom Wedding Gift Idea
1. DELUXY Mr. and Mrs. Aprons
Looking for the perfect gift set for couples to bond? DELUXY has you covered!
You know what they say; “Couples That Cook Together, Stay Together.” These Mr. & Mrs aprons bundles are the perfect gift for couples to bond!
It’s a clever and gift-table bridal shower or wedding present that’s ready to give! No gift-wrapping is needed. Included inside the package there’s a carefully crafted 50+ Romantic Recipe Book that sets the mood for a romantic evening, a pair of Mr & Mrs oven mitts, a potholder, and a best wishes card.
This unique and memorable set will be sure to impress for years after their special day has passed! Click here to buy this stunning set on Amazon.
Personalized Wedding Gifts for the Couple $20 or Less
2. Handmade Personalized Wedding Ring Dish ($20)
This handmade polymer clay ring dish tells a beautiful love story while also holding the couple’s sacred wedding rings at home. It makes the best gift for newlyweds because you can choose the colors + personalize it with anything you want: names, initials, their wedding date, or even a quote that reminds you of them. It’s painted by hand and comes wrapped beautifully with an organza bag. Plus it’s sold by a woman-owned business, and handmade gifts are always a winner!
3. Custom Wine Bottle Labels ($11+)
These custom wine bottle labels are a perfect way to give a classic wedding gift while making it truly special and memorable for the newlyweds. You can create your own design from scratch & add your own personal message or choose between a ton of cute options, including this adorable “cheers to love” label and this clever “just married merlot” design. Social media makes it easy to find a gorgeous photo of the couple, and you can customize not only the design & text on the label but also the material, too (matte or waterproof gloss). Just stick it on your favorite bottle of wine for one of the best personalized gifts the wedding couple will receive!
4. Picture Perfect Custom Coasters ($16+)
“Stealing” a photo of the couple from social media to create a set of unique and useful coasters is one of the best wedding gift ideas. With another suite of adorable designs that include customizable pictures and text, you can really get creative with these!
5. Personalized Wood Coasters ($20)
If creating a set of photo coasters seems like too much work, these gorgeous wooden coasters are another option for unique wedding gift ideas. These 4” x 4” coasters are made of high quality natural beech wood that gives a fantastic engraving and an upscale look. You can choose from 11 different designs and engrave anything you want, from initials to names to dates, or even a funny inside joke you have with the couple! Perfect as a newlywed gift for their wedding day.
6. Personalized Kitchen Notebook for Recipes ($18)
This one is great for newlyweds that love to cook (or stay organized in general). It’s a personalized kitchen notebook that can be used for storing recipes & kitchen notes, created by an artist from Minted’s global community of independent designers. You can customize the front & interior cover with the couple’s names and/or photos as well as pick between blank, lined, or graph paper—it’s up to you!
7. Custom Address Stamp or Labels from Zulily ($13+)
The plethora of stamp & label designs from Zulily makes it easy to create a great gift for your lovely newlywed couple. Their website offers a ton of different options for fonts, materials, labels, headers, and more, plus the designs are so beautiful! Whether the couple uses snail mail often or not, this thoughtful gift is sure to come in handy for them. Especially when they start sending out thank you cards after their big day!
8. “Love is Always” Picture frame ($17)
This classic wooden picture frame is the perfect wedding gift for the bride & groom who are deeply in love with each other. Customize it with their names or a special message to remind them that no matter what happens, they will always have each other and that nothing is stronger than their love! They’ll love using this wooden frame to display one of their favorite wedding photos.
Personalized Wedding Gifts for the Couple $20-$40
9. Personalized Origami Bride & Groom ($37)
Inspired by the emperor and empress from the Girls Festival in Japan, these origami paper dolls are hand-crafted using authentic Japanese chiyogami paper. Fully personalised to represent any couple, the dolls make for a unique and thoughtful wedding gift with a Japanese touch. With faces made from cotton buds and the paper for the dolls dresses chosen by each couple, these dolls are truly one of a kind. They’re elegantly framed with the couple’s names & wedding date, making it a gorgeous gift they’ll always cherish.
Because of the materials used, they also make a perfect gift for a cotton or paper anniversary that will stand out from the crowd. If you choose to gift it at the wedding, this stunning contemporary art piece will be the most unique wedding gift the couple receives!
10. Engraved Wooden Photo Albums ($35)
No matter how big or small their wedding is, there’s no doubt the bride and groom will want to remember their special day for the rest of the couple’s lives. This custom wooden photo album is a beautiful way to protect and house their photographs forever, with a personalized engraving that shows it was made just for the two of them. Whether they choose to fill it with pictures from their wedding or photo prints from their first year of marriage, they’ll absolutely love this sentimental gift!
11. Personalized Mr. & Mrs. Stemless Wine Glass ($28)
This newlywed season is one of the best times of their lives, and this gift will see them through it as well as the many years to come. Give your favorite newlyweds these wine glasses with their names & wedding date engraved on it and they’ll remember your thoughtful gesture as well as their special day every time they pour themselves a drink. Plus these glasses would make a great addition to their home bar, especially since they have a personalized touch. Cheers to true love!
12. Personalized Mr. & Mrs. Champagne Flutes ($25)
These beautiful champagne flutes are so elegant they could even be used as part of the wedding! Whether you choose to give these before their big day or let them open it on their own after the celebration is over, these personalized Mr. and Mrs. champagne glasses are sure to help them commemorate life’s biggest celebrations for years to come.
13. Engraved Cutting Board / Charcuterie Board ($30)
Whether they choose to use this as a cutting board for their kitchen or as the special Charcuterie Board on display in their dining room, there’s no doubt the couple will adore this useful gift idea. You can choose from 9 different styles and 12 designs to create a gorgeous wedding present that was customized by you and made just for them!
14. Customizable Tervis Tumbler ($20+)
Tervis offers a “customyzer” option that allows you to give an extremely useful gift with a personal touch. Any customized Tervis cup or bottle would make a perfect wedding gift for the newlyweds! They offer endless options for customizing whatever you want: custom text, background images, uploading your own photos, and even choosing between metal or plastic tumblers & water bottles. Not only is this gift super practical, but it also represents the memories that matter most to the bride & groom.
15. “Where the Heart Is” Custom Coordinates Art ($38+)
This gift is so unique! I love that you can choose any significant location to represent where the heart is, and that makes it perfect for a wedding gift! Some ideas include using the special place where they met, the location of their wedding ceremony, or even the coordinates for where they got engaged. You can choose different sizes ranging from 5”x7” to 40”x54” as well as the color of the text (black, yellow, peach, or blue) and 12 different options for the frame. Plus minted offers 20% off your first order on their website!
16. Wedding Date Custom Art ($38+)
This is another really cool stylistic and customizable art piece by an award winning artist at Minted. Display one of the most important dates in the newlywed couple’s life with this stunning design. Just like the previous wall art from Minted, you can choose from a range of different sizes as well as 12 different photo frames & 6 different colors for a truly unique piece for their home. (Plus get 20% off your first order on their site!)
17. Custom Photo Calendar ($39)
While we’re talking about Minted, I would be doing you a disservice if I didn’t include their gorgeous photo calendar designs! Minted offers a ton of cute options for completely customizable calendars that make unique wedding gifts for the more chrono-centric couples. Start on any month and customize with favorite photos, important dates, and whatever notes you want to add. Hopefully he’ll manage to remember the most important dates if you get them this one 😉
18. Custom Photo Blanket or Beach Towel from Walgreens Photo ($35+)
A great way to keep their favorite memories close, these photo blankets, beach towels, and pillows make for wonderful custom wedding gifts. Whether you choose to upload photos from the moment they first laid eyes on each other, pics from their engagement photo shoot, or even ones from their most recent vacation, you can customize this special blanket to create lasting memories for years to come. (By the way, social media makes it easy to grab pictures of the couple if you don’t want to directly ask them for photos!)
19. Personalized Doormat ($25)
This custom doormat is a beautiful way to celebrate the start of their new married life together. The newlywed couple will love being greeted with this custom gift every time they come home, starting the first day they’re married! You can personalize it with their last name as well as the year they’re getting married for a truly special wedding gift, especially if the married couple is starting life in a new home together.
20. Personalized Key Holder for Wall ($22)
For the happy couple ready to start their new life together, give them something they’ll get good use out of every day in the form of this personalized key holder that doubles as a last name sign. Choose from a wooden or floral design and add their names or any text you’d like. What better way to stay connected than by hanging a reminder of their union right where he sees her everyday: waiting at the door. “You hold the key to my heart” has never been more literal!
Personalized Wedding Gifts for the Couple $40+
21. Custom Wedding Illustration ($174+)
This custom illustrated guest book is an awesome alternative to the traditional wedding guest book. This stunning artwork doubles as seriously fun wedding decor, and the wedding guests will actually want to sign it at the couples’ reception! It features a cartoon-like illustration of the happy couple, created from the photos and descriptions you provide. The artwork will be completely customized to look just like the two of them, including hairstyles, wedding attire, and accessories. You can even include their children or pets! This custom gift for the bride & groom is guaranteed to be an absolute hit as well one of the most beautiful wedding keepsakes they’ll cherish forever.
22. Custom Mr. & Mrs. Woodgrain Tumblers ($90)
These custom hand painted wood grain tumblers make beautiful gifts for the bride and groom on their special day! They’re fully customizable, allowing you to add the text, date, and font of your choice. I love gifts like this that are not only gorgeous but also super practical. The recipients are sure to not only cherish these personalized tumblers, but to also use them often!
23. USA Photo Map ($70)
What better way to celebrate their new life together than with a custom photo map? The newlywed couple will love filling this map with their cherished memories over the years to come! This USA Photo Map includes a free photo maker that allows you (as well as the couple you’re buying it for) to easily print pictures in the shape of all 50 states, making it easy as pie to fill it with treasured memories. You can even customize this map before gifting it by adding a photo of the couple in the state where they live or where they’re getting married. They’ll love seeing a photo of themselves in their own beloved state, knowing they have a lifetime of fun adventures ahead of them to fill the rest of the map!
24. Custom Mr. & Mrs. Coffee Mugs ($40)
These custom coffee mugs are great wedding gifts for newlyweds. They’re personalized with the couple’s first names and date on the bottom of each mug, so the bride & groom can be reminded of how much they love each other every time they make a cup! It’s also a great way to sneak in an “I love you” for those partners who don’t function well before their first cup of joe 😉
25. 252-Piece Custom Photo Puzzle ($42)
This fun gift idea could create some relaxing date nights for the newlyweds, or it could even be used as a way for them to reconnect when things inevitably get a little rough. When a lover’s quarrel begins, they can pull out this puzzle you created for them and literally rebuild the most beautiful image of themselves, reminding them of their love for each other. They’ll thank you forever for this timeless gift! (Btw, Minted has a ton of super cute puzzle designs to choose from on their website.)
26. 1000-Piece Custom Photo Puzzle ($50)
For the couples that enjoy a challenge or could use the extra oomph, Portrait Puzzles offers a more simple version of the previous gift idea with up to 1,000 pieces. This one is sure to keep the couple busy for awhile!
27. Your Vows as an Art Print (starting at $41)
If you’re close enough to the couple that you can ask them for a copy of their vows, this deluxe art print will be an elegant and unforgettable wedding gift. It’s printed with pigment ink and is fully customizable, offering 10 different color options, 12 different frame designs, and a place to add the couple’s names and wedding date at the bottom. This beautiful piece of art is not only stunning, but it’s also the easiest way for the couple to remember the vows they made to each other forever.
28. Personalized Apron ($40)
When you want to give your favorite newlyweds a gift they’ll treasure for years to come, a personalized apron is the perfect fit! It’s made from long-lasting cotton and includes a foil-pressed leather tag that can be embroidered with any name or phrase of your choice, making it functional and sentimental. Add this beautiful matching oven mitt & potholder set as the perfect addition for just $26 and watch as they light up! This gift will help them stylishly make memories together in the kitchen for years to come.
29. Personalized Photo Throw Pillow ($48)
This personalized throw pillow is sure to make their first home truly feel like home. Upload your favorite photo of the couple from their engagement photo shoot or even just from their social media and personalize it with whatever text & font style you choose for a truly unique wedding gift.
30. Wedding Time Capsule Personalized Keepsake Set ($50)
This time capsule is such a neat wedding gift idea! It allows the couple to preserve their love story while saving the most important mementos and memorabilia from their first year of marriage. Then, on a date of their choosing, decades in the future, they can open the time capsule again and reminisce about what life was like the first year they were married. To personalize this extraordinary wedding gift, you can add a few pieces of memorabilia they’ll want to start with, including things like a copy of their wedding invitation, a newspaper from the time of their wedding, recent photos of the couple, and even a handwritten note from yourself for the couple to read years from now when they decide to open the time capsule.
31. Custom Framed Heart Map ($49)
This beautiful, personalized heart map is a special token of love and congratulations for newlyweds! It’s the perfect home decor gift to celebrate their special day while commemorating their new life together. You can customize it with the name of the couple, their wedding date, and the location of their ceremony to leave them with a memory that they’ll get to see every day, right on a wall in their home.
Whether it’s family members you’re shopping for or a best friend who has been there from day one, I hope this list of personalized wedding gifts will help make your shopping easier! The most important thing is that your gift is thoughtful and something that conveys your love for the recipient. After all, it truly is the thought that counts!
Did you find these wedding gift suggestions helpful? Let me know in the comments below—I always love to hear your thoughts!
Happy gifting & enjoy celebrating that special couple!!
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