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Whether you’re attending a wedding, bridal shower or engagement party or looking for something special for your anniversary, finding the perfect gift for someone you love can seem overwhelming. You want to give them something that shows how much you care, but with so many options, it’s hard to know where to start. Fortunately, Brides has teamed up with Minted, our go-to wedding stationery site, to create an exclusive gift collection that takes the guesswork out of your gifting journey.
From a typographic wedding venue portrait for the happy couple to personalized stationery for wedding guests, we’ve curated an assortment of wedding-related gifts with on-trend styles and classic designs that your loved ones will appreciate and adore long after. wedding festivities. are finished. The best part? Each item in the collection can be personalized in some way, celebrating every step leading up to the big day and beyond. You’ll find treasured keepsakes, personalized gifts, and one-of-a-kind keepsakes for engagements, bridal showers, wedding day, and anniversaries.
Read on for our editors’ favorite gifts from the new Minted + Brides gift collection.
“There’s something so special about taking a wedding photo and turning it into a piece of art as a gift. A snapshot of the ceremony, a photo of the venue, or a portrait of the couple are all lovely options to turn into a watercolor. To make your gift even more special, add the couple’s wedding date and location to the bottom of the framed design. —Gabriella Rello, Editorial Director
“A framed photo is the most thoughtful way to congratulate a newly engaged couple. When you give the couple a snapshot of their favorite memory, they’ll be able to relive that happy moment time and time again. You can even personalize the piece with the names of the duo, their engagement date and location, not to mention that the item is available in a range of versatile shades, which will blend seamlessly into anyone’s home. —Lilly Blomquist, Editorial Assistant
“I love the elegance of this typographic gift. You can choose from multiple color themes to reflect the couple and their style while commemorating their most special place. —Samantha Netkin, Deputy General Manager
Keep the memory of that first dance alive for years to come with this sentimental wedding gift. With its minimalist design, it can easily fit into most couples’ homes and remind them of the joyous celebrations of their wedding day. —Shelby Wax, Editor-in-Chief
“Let the couple show off their engagement or wedding photos through their home decor with this personalized pillow. Choose their favorite photo and add whatever text you want of a love quote to the couples names so they can remember this special moment forever. —Araziel Jackson, Associate Social Media Editor
“Help the couple begin their new life together by gifting them a stylish and modern box of personalized stationery. This specific design by Sara Hicks Malone is the perfect wedding gift, especially for those with a minimalist aesthetic. You can choose from three different colors and four different shapes, for a stationery choice we’re sure newlyweds will use for years to come. —Corinne Pierre-Louis, editor
“Say congratulations to your newly engaged friends or family members with a gift that commemorates this special moment in their lives. I love this map art print from Minted because it’s a subtle way to remember their engagement: choose an address, whether it’s their house or the specific place where they got engaged. It’s something they can hang in their future home forever; the design is quite minimalistic, so it’s versatile enough to adapt to different interior styles as their home evolves over the years. —Erika Reals, Associate Fashion Editor
“If the couple are fans of vintage-style Polaroids and other analog ways of recording their lives together, this is the gift for them. It’s a perfect 1st anniversary gift. I love that it represents 12 moments from each month of their first year of marriage together. —Kate Donovan, Editor-in-Chief
“Personalized thank you cards are an engagement gift or a wedding gift that the couple will use immediately! ” —Jessica Chassin, Senior Social Media Writer
“For the newlywed couple who love game night, this personalized puzzle is the perfect gift. Use one of their engagement photos to celebrate the big day or a snapshot of their wedding for a sentimental anniversary gift. J I especially love that a puzzle gives them something fun to do together on their next night at home, plus it’s made with high-quality matte paper and a clipboard to make sure will last you through the years. —Chloe Caldwell, Business Writer