Fill it Friday ~ Welcome Gifts

Huh, fill it Friday?

Interesting.. what exactly are we filling?

Welcome Bags for your wedding guests!!

As a destination wedding planner, I find that 95% or more of my clients are overwhelmed by just that, what can we fill our Welcome Bag with.

The first thing I advise, determine your budget for guest welcome gifts.

That way you can decide how to maximize your budget to increase the wow factor while being mindful of your budget.

Budget determined have at it.. there are so many fun things you can add whatever your budget.

10 Ideas for your Welcome Gifts

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5 Things to Include in a Destination Wedding Welcome Gift

Everyone seems to appreciate ideas that I have given in the past for things to include in a guests welcome gift.   Today I have decided give go practical in a fun way, things your guests can use while at the resort.   The five items listed today are not only fun but useful too.  Practical with a smile, 🙂

Bugs are a reality (unfortunately) so help your guests to stay bite free with  Buzz ender   Too funny.. can not imagine anyone not smiling when receiving a package of buzzender..  we would not want your guests to think that you are out to be a Buzz ender so to that effect…

The koozie jacket, will show your guests that you are serious about them keeping their favorite beverage cold while lazing on the beach!  How cute is the koozie jacket?

In case things get really out of control:

For the ladies

Finally if the candle and the make-up are not enough to rehab guests from a rough night then these kits should help:

Destination Weddng Guests Welcome Bag 2

Seems my post on things to include in a welcome gift for destination wedding guests is a popular post.. so I thought I would provide some more suggestions.. the twist all are available through Etsy online.  Enjoy and be inspired to treat your guests to some lovely handmade favors!
Adorable Bottle Opener

Adorable Bottle Opener

Love these bottle openers from Flirt Buttons, This fabric is just so much fun. There are 11 different drinks and then one large martini olive! ! Each bottle opener is handmade by  2.25 inch button maker. It is a nice solid metal and has mylar covering the fabric to keep it looking good. There is a split rings on each of them so you can attach them to your purse, keys, cooler etc…

Sachets Lovely For A Destination Wedding Welcome

Sachets Lovely For A Destination Wedding Welcome

From Veronicasnun, Unique, fragrant, lavender sachets are created from original artwork and individually hand silkscreened.   The artist uses a generous amount of organic lavender buds from a lavender farm near their home in the Pacific Northwest, and a tiny bit of rice to help keep the integrity of the tube shape.

Beautiful Hanmade Journals

Beautiful Hanmade Journals

Everyone will love this mini journal from weddingperch This little book measures 3″ x 3″. There are 22 natural tea-dyed pages inside. The tea-stained pages give the book a vintage flare. The cover of the book is made from a thick decorative stock card paper. Colors and designs can be customized to match your event. The band around the book is also made from tea-dyed paper and slides on and off of the book with ease. Each paper band can be customized to list your guest’s name and table number

LOVE, a universal word known by all. Love is and will definately be in the air on your wedding day or any special day.   These adorable magnets are from, ExQuisiteInVitation at Etsy.

Love is in the Air Magnets

Love is in the Air Magnets

This cute favor is sure to make your guests smile. 4 clear glass gems magnifies the letters L-O-V-E. Small 1/2 inch circle magnets are attached to each gem, strong enough to hold 2-3 sheets of copy paper.

A circle tag is attached showing the honorees names, Love is in the air, and then your special date. These beauties come presented in their own organza bag, your choice white or cream. You can also customize the color of the dots on the tag if you like.

Handmade Lemon Coconut Juniper Breeze StarFish Soaps

Handmade Lemon Coconut Juniper Breeze StarFish Soaps

How about some adorably great smelling handmade soap!  Head on over to Bananariversoaps where we found the adorable soaps picutred above.

These sweet little starfish are as much fun to look at as use!  BUT Please get them wet!! They will be so happy. They are hand milled from  pure homemade soap! Clean and fresh smelling: Lemongrass, Coconut and Juniper breeze.

Made from Olive oil, coconut oil, vegetable oil, pure water.
Pure and Natural, also wonderful bubbles!