Wedding gifts should be needful and memorable simultaneously. As a rule, guests present things which will stand newlyweds in good stead – money, household appliances, items for home or dishes. In order to surprise a couple it`s possible to present an unusual gift that will cause a storm of emotions. Commonly, parents face even greater number of problems associated with gifts as they should present things which will gladden their children and be highly appreciated by guests. In order not to go wrong with gifts it`s possible to ask newlyweds to make a list of needful and desirable items that will be very convenient for guests as everybody will be able to choose and purchase a wedding gift on their budget. It`s also possible to unite with another invited people in order to present a general gift. It should not be forgotten that beyond content of a present it`s necessary to pay particular attention to eye-pleasing wrapping.
If newlyweds start their common life from the ground up any domestic appliances, furniture or interior items will be very useful for them. If a couple will live in a cottage you can present all things which can be used not only in a house but also in a garden: hammocks, swing or gazebo. The most complicated challenge is choosing a present for newlyweds who have everything, especially if they are independent adult people.
Regarding traditional wedding gifts it should be noted that tableware has always been one of the most common presents for newlyweds. A set of saucepans made of stainless steel, dishes with ceramic coating, cutlery or a dinnerware set made of porcelain or heat-resistant glass. Bed linen is another popular present for newlyweds. It can be a set of items made of silk, sateen or coarse calico. Besides, practical bed linen of compressed fabrics that shouldn't be ironed will become a useful gift. This category includes blankets made of modern materials, pillows with fillers of new type, beautiful bedspreads and plaids.
Money is the most popular present at modern wedding parties. In such a case newlyweds will choose a desired present independently. If you want to present money and make a memorable gift it`s advisable to purchase a gift certificate for buying necessary items in appliance store, furniture salon or jewelry shop. Money also can be presented with fantasy. You can go to exchange office in order to please a newly married couple with banknotes of country that they have chosen for spending honeymoon.
A wedding gift is not necessarily should be a tangible thing. A nice variant will be a wedding photo session. You should warn a couple in advance that you`ll take looking for a competent photographer and payment for services upon yourself. If you are well-acquainted with newlyweds and want to please them it`s advisable to think about their interests, hobbies and further plans. Thus, if a young family is planning to move to another house after wedding cumbersome things will bother them.