Let the happy couple know you're rooting for them with these thoughtful wedding gifts that won't break the bank.
Maybe you can’t wait for that upcoming wedding – or maybe you can’t wait for it to be over. Either way, you’ve got to bring a gift, and that alone can be stressful, especially if the spouses-to-be haven’t registered. So, what to get? It should be thoughtful, but it needn’t bleed you dry. Well, BLAC is here to ease your worry. These gifts are all under $100 and, coming from you, something the couple is sure to cherish.
- The Night Sky Star Map
Commemorate the couples’ wedding
date – or the day they met – with this star map. Punch in the date and
location, and view the night sky as it was or will be. Add a caption, decide on
a few other particulars, choose a frame and you’re ready for lift off.
$60 ($120 with frame)
2. Black Martini Glasses
Transparent cocktail glasses are so
last decade. For the chic, booze-loving couple that’s all about entertaining,
this set of six black martini glasses with bronze interiors are the perfect mix
of practicality and extravagance, whimsy and cool.
3. Vogue Weddings: Brides, Dresses, Designers
For the fashionable couple, this
coffee table book by American Vogue’s European editor-at-large Hamish Bowles
chronicles the magazine’s 120-year coverage of the world’s most historic unions
and stunning gowns.
4. Knipschildt Assorted Chocolates
From Danish chef and chocolatier
Fritz Knipschildt, these handmade truffles are part-dessert, part-art. The 25 assorted
chocolates are a sweet treat for the eyes and the palate, perfect for the
wedding night or honeymoon.
5. Silver Wedding Certificate Holder
Don’t let the newlyweds shove their
marriage certificate in some dusty drawer. It should be displayed proudly, but
how cliché is a frame? This engravable holder allows the license to be housed
and flaunted in a special way.
$50 (plus costs for personalization)
6. ‘Forever and Always’ Embroidered Throw
Few things are better than curling
up on the couch with your person. With this fringed throw, the couple can keep
cozy while they Netflix and chill and be reminded that their love is forever
7. Winc Wine Club Gift Card
With your help, your favorite
lovebirds can sign up for this monthly wine subscription and have bottles of
delicious vino delivered direct to their door, customized to their tastes. They
can create a box of four from a pre-selected list, each bottle starting at just
8. Wamsutta Icon Bath Towel 6-Piece Set
Cute, cozy and what every bathroom
needs. You can’t go wrong with a set of great bath towels, especially not with these
options made of 100% Pima cotton loops. Choose from basil, espresso, Bellini and
every tasty hue in between.
9. SoundLike Micro Bluetooth Speaker
For the pair for which music is life,
this powerful little doohickey lets them take the party with them wherever they
go. Less than 4 inches wide, this speaker has a 30-foot wireless range, is waterproof
and perfect for any cookout.
10. Ring Wi-Fi Video Doorbell
As they build their home together, it’s important that your couple keeps it safe. This allows them to see, hear and speak to visitors from a phone, tablet or computer. Plus, it works with Alexa to tell them if it’s been pressed or senses movement.