It’s only a couple of months until wedding season officially kicks off, so compiling a list of completely, adorably practical bridesmaid gifts so you can start planning now is right up my street. From personalized coffee mugs to the softest pajamas to bridesmaid’s invitations, here are the items that made my short list for this year!
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts
I know how stressful planning a wedding can be. And back a million years ago when I got married, if someone would have given me a list of adorable bridesmaids gifts to choose from, I would have been thankful. So, taking a cue from my own needs at the time, I’ve done the busy work for you, so all you have to do is click the links below to shop. These bridesmaid gifts (and mother of the bride & groom gifts)are 100% adorable, highly affordable, and downright practical.
I’m a Succer for You Gift Box
Give your girls a bridesmaid proposal gift that doesn’t succ (see what we did there). Assemble the ultimate bridal party squad with these cute gift boxes that will bring a touch of nature to any desk or counter. Each box comes with a succulent, a hand-poured soy candle, and a jar of matches. All with a personalized note so you can let her know how much she means to you.
The gift box shown above has a little bit of everything adorable to let your to-be bridesmaid pamper herself, so there’s no way she can say no.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Monogrammed Sunglasses
Hit up the bachelorette party party in personalized style! Technically sold for groomsmen (but cool enough for your wedding party!), this sunglasses and wooden box set includes a personalized bamboo box and a wooden legs groomsmen sunglasses. Personally, I think they meld trendy with classic style.
The sunglasses are an easy gift choice that will be an instant hit as they can be customized with a specific design featuring name or initials and wedding date.
Leather Clutch with Keepsake Box
What can be more classy than this monogrammed leather clutch wallet for your girls? It even comes in a gorgeous wooden box creating an incredible vintage look and feel.
This elegant real genuine leather women’s clutch wallet, complete with a keepsake box for makeup, trinkets, jewelry – you name it!, can be engraved with any name you’d like. Additionally, you can add a name or an initial into the item and the box for a more personalized vibe.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – I’ll Tumble for You
Add the most adorable bridal party drink tumblers and give your friends a gift that will last as long as your friendship! These eye-catching tumblers are double-walled, and vacuum insulated, meaning your drink will stay warm or cold for 12 or more hours at a time.
This tumbler is the PERFECT cup for summertime, and also the PERFECT cup for winter when you want to keep your coffee piping hot. It can be personalized with any name and title of your choice with up to two lines of text and nearly two dozen base colors – tumbler above shown in mint.
Practical Bridesmaids Gifts – Monogram Bar Necklace
As a gift to your girls for them staying by your side, get them something that they can hold close to their hearts. This Pendant from the Heart necklace is a gift that they will truly appreciate, and is a great way to get all the girls to match at the wedding!
These plated brass pendants will last through whatever your girls decide to put them through, whether it’s swimming in the ocean, or jumping in the pool at the end of your wedding night for a fun photo. Available in three colors (Matte Gold, Rose Gold, and Silver), they’ll match whatever theme your wedding has.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Spa Box Wedding Party Proposal
Give your girls a little TLC as you ask them to stand by your side on your big day with an adorable wedding party proposal spa box. The artistic handmade soaps & bath products are packaged and arranged in a bed of aspen wood, wrapped with a burlap bow, and personalized with your message. No girl will be disappointed with this thoughtful gift that she will be thrilled to use.
Price: Starts at $24.99. Box shown above is $47.99
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Tea for Two (or 12)
The Classy & Glassy cup is perfect for the ladies who love their morning coffee (or tea). This personalized glass cup has a cute and classy look that complements any home design style, making it a timeless, versatile cup.
You can choose to add the recipient’s name for a more personal touch. Personalization is up to 7 letters.
Custom Toiletry & Makeup Bag
Get your bridesmaids a bag that they can hold all their essentials in so that they are best prepared for your wedding day. This personalized vegan leather makeup bag will hold the essentials that they need to look their best. Once your wedding is over, your girls will be able to use this makeup bag as their go-to bag for years to come!
The bag comes with multiple pockets on the inside that can be used to organize your girls’ different belongings such as their makeup, sunglasses, and more. This vegan makeup bag is available in a multitude of colors to choose from so that your bridesmaids can have a unique bag of their own.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – A Bit of Bling
It’s truly the small things in your wedding planning that will make the night most magical. Something that you and your bridesmaids will all enjoy are these crystal drop earrings. They’re elegant enough for your big day and are a great way to thank your girls for working by your side throughout this planning journey – plus they’re so pretty they’ll want to wear them well after the ceremony is over.
All the girls will look put together and picture ready once your day comes around. You can choose between our four-color styles so that your wedding theme is best represented and each of your girls look flawless.
Floppy Sun Hat
It’s time to get outside and enjoy the sun in one of our monogrammed floppy hats! Perfect for a pre-wedding beach day (or girls’ trip), it’s also ideal for a new bride going on a beach honeymoon.
The Come Flop my Way floppy beach hat is a perfect hat for any new bride to take with her on her honeymoon or for your whole bridal party on a sunny bachelorette party! Hat can be with or without pom poms, too.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Cool in the Shade
Best. Accessory. Ever. These super cute sunglasses are cool, gorgeous, and fun, and your bridesmaids will absolutely love them. Not only are they pretty (and perfect for candid photos!), they’re unique and a different idea when it comes to bridesmaid gifts.
Side can be customized to read “Bride” or “Bride Tribe”.
Price: $7.99 per pair
To Have and to Hold (Your Necessities)
Get your girls something that is cute and functional for everyday use – this adorable personalized keychain wallet. It’s the best of both worlds with these vegan leather wallet keychains. They’ll love that they can use this every day to keep her necessities organized and looking stylish.
Whether it’s attached to keys or a bigger bag, this wallet will hook right on. This wallet features 3 pockets that can hold 6 regular-sized cards, as well as a zippered compartment for loose change! Get your girl her favorite color by choosing from the selection above. To personalize this, add your girl’s initials to the lower corner.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Girls Weekend
The go-to overnighter/weekender bag for weekend is ideal for a fun girls’ getaway or bachelorette party. The bag’s light pink, faux leather exterior is easy to clean and looks stylishly high-end. With dual top handles, a shoulder cross strap for easy carrying, and a zipper that runs the full length of the bag, it has all the standard features you want in a travel duffel.
The perfect size to fit all your travel essentials, each bag can be personalized with either a name, three custom embroidered initials or a single monogram letter. A unique tote bag available at an affordable price, this makes a fabulous gift idea for your wedding party including the mother of the bride and yourself!
Practical Bridesmaids Gifts – Family Necklace
How about a gift that your bridesmaids (or bride!) will want to wear wherever she goes so that she can be reminded of your wedding day? Are you looking for a perfect gift for mother of the bride & groom?
This family name necklace can be customized with up to 5 names and comes in sterling silver, gold tone, and rose gold tone.
Price: Starts at $27.99
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Prismatically Pretty Tote
Both sophisticated yet modern, the Prism & Proper Tote makes the perfect gift for any fashionista in your life. Its fashion-forward geometric pattern is bold, while its neutral color palette gives it a timeless feel that’ll go with everything.
This structured cotton tote bag features a metal snap closure and soft rope handles. Its large size and simple style make it ideal for any occasion, be it formal or casual. Customize it with a monogram in your choice of colors and fonts to make it an extra special gift.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Nighty Night, Sleep Tight
A fun ‘Sleep Tight’ wedding sleeping shirt will give you and the ladies in your wedding party the sweetest dreams right before your big day.
The sleep shirt is super comfy, stylish, and so soft. It has a bit of stretch and come in a one size fits most (with plus size available for $3 more), so guessing sizes won’t be a problem. With three colors and six customizable titles on the pocket, it’s a great gift for everyone in your wedding party including mothers of the groom and bride.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Customized Waffle Robe
This super cute waffle weave robe features a delicate hue color on feather-soft cotton material. Crafted with care and precision, this pretty robe is as versatile as a luxe bridesmaid robe or bridal robe. It’s high quality detailing lasts long after wedding prep and can also multi-task as a beach or pool cover-up.
No pre-wedding photoshoot is complete without some cute pics of the bride getting ready for the big day with her bridesmaids! Matching bathrobes for the bride and her BFFs make those shots extra adorable.
Each robe hits just above the knee, has two large pockets, and is soft as can be.
Practically Perfect & Cozy
For your girls’ special day, get them something that they can wear everywhere and still be able to be comfortable. This crewneck monogrammed sweatshirt is the perfect gift because they’ll never want to take it off. What ties this sweatshirt all together is the monogram in the front so that their names can be the staple piece of this crewneck.
The crewneck comes in three colors, each one equally gorgeous. This sweatshirt has fleece on the inside to keep her cozy and is made of a cotton and polyester blend so that she doesn’t have to worry about it shrinking in the wash. Sizes range from small to extra large. To make this sweatshirt as special as can be, add her initials to the text box above. Follow the example below to ensure accuracy.
Practical Bridesmaid Gifts – Custom Embroidered Tote
Get your girls something that they can show off wherever they go. These monogrammed vegan leather totes will have your girls jumping with excitement when they see the effort you put into getting them a quality gift.
The totes come in multiple colors (11 right now) so that each of your girls’ unique personalities can be represented. This is an over-the-shoulder bag so your girls can fit just about everything they need when they are on the go.
Have your girls use these to keep all their important wedding items in and once the wedding is over, they can bring them home to use over and over!