What is an ideal wedding gift? Should it be extravagant and classy, or useful and practical?
Aside from deciding what to wear, choosing the perfect present for the bride and groom is a predicament for wedding attendees. Even though it is not a requirement, it is just polite to bring a token when you are invited to attend a wedding celebration. Moreover, it creates a wonderful feeling when you give something unforgettable to the happy couple. What if there is no wedding gift registry, what are you going to buy for the couple?
When selecting the right wedding gift, you may want to consider giving classic but functional gifts, like photo frames and albums. Why are photo frames and albums good wedding gifts?
Classic and functional
Did you notice how much photos are taken during wedding celebrations? Couples want to preserve memories of the most special day of their lives. Someday, when they get old, they want to be reminded of the wonderful feeling of being in love and getting married. Every moment during the celebration is photographed because the couple wants to capture the beautiful memories, the enchanting smiles of the guests, and the delightful feeling of getting married.
With the number of photos to be taken, there might not be enough albums to hold all the pictures! Your gift would definitely serve a remarkable purpose in keeping together the memories of this very special day.
Photo frames and albums make great keepsakes especially when personalized. Not only will your gift be treasured; you will also be recalled when the couple browses the photos in it.
There are many options to customize the frames and albums. If you are creative, you can create a collage of their photos, place it in the album or frame, and wrap it with the gift. You can also have the names of the couples engraved on the frame/surface of the album. For a more personal touch, you can even create the frame and album yourself.
If you do not have the time to create one, many suppliers—local or online—specialize on creating personalized frames and albums. Just choose the design that you want and you can have the gift prepared in a day or two.
Timeless and fashionable
Photo frames and albums also never run out of style. In any occasion, where there are photographs, for sure there are frames and albums to display the memories of good times.
As wedding gifts, there are many exciting choices for you to pick, depending on the personalities of the bride and groom, or the architecture of their love nest. Definitely, you can match the kind of photo holders that you will buy with the home of the bride and groom.
There are hand woven picture frames and albums for those who adore crafts and handmade items. If the couple is moving to a new house, a simple black and white (but large) photo frame will be perfect for the wall in their living room. If both are working, you can give them similar photo frames that they can place on their office side tables.
A good wedding gift does not have to be expensive. For sure, they will receive plenty of keepsakes on their special day. What will make your gift stand out from the rest is that it should come from the heart, it is functional, and it will be treasured even after many years.