As a millennial, I’m right around the age where everyone seems to be pairing off and tying the knot. But knowing what to gift to someone for their wedding celebration can be difficult. You don’t want to end up being one of those *groan* gift givers. To help avoid that, I’ve created a list of items that will be sure to put smiles on the happy couple’s faces!
A rug in the home is essential for all large spaces to help ground furniture and direct the flow of the room. This hand-woven carpet is the perfect modern geometric and earthy “boho” design to surely match any living space. But no homeowner wants to feel the pang that comes with investing in an expensive rug – so it’s your job to treat them!
First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes…you know how it goes! But thankfully, this piece isn’t exclusively for couples planning on starting a family. This soft and scrumptious rocking chair works in just about any room while ensuring ergonomic support and comfort. There’s nothing more relaxing than coming home to a big comfy chair that looks great and rocks your stresses away.
On a lighter note (ha! See what I did there?), celebrate their love with this adorable and trendy neon lamp. They can say “I heart you” to one another while basking in the warm glow of this handcrafted heart. Tell me something more romantic…I’ll wait!
Every newlywed couple dreams of the perfect coffeemaker to help them get back on track after the honeymoon. But the first step to the perfect cup of coffee is the right grinder? This machine measures and grinds beans with a precise digital scale to get that perfect personalized taste for everyone. This grinder will help them brew the perfect cup of coffee that caters to everyone’s taste!
Not everyone has a green thumb, but now anyone can with an adorable bonsai box! Plants are great for livening up spaces, and they’re actually helpful for air purification. The contemporary design of this gift maintains its traditional roots to complement a variety of both indoor and outdoor spaces. So the newly married couple can grow their own little redwood forest from a seed and shape the bonsai to their own personalities. The perfect first couple project!
Now for a gift to make the receivers look smart – genius! This chess set will keep their guests entertained while they’re busy in the kitchen whipping up a meal. Not only that, it acts as a beautiful décor piece with a natural wood that’s sure to compliment just about any space. They’ll appreciate taking a break from screen time and indulging in some logic building.
You can feel good about gifting them something that’s both practical and good for the environment. You know you’re an adult when you get excited over a mop! It’s cordless, light-weight, rechargeable, eco-friendly… what’s not exciting about that?! They’ll love how easy it is to toss the reusable cleaning pads directly in the washing machine. Not to mention they’ll appreciate the money they’ll save!
Spoil the happy couple with calming aromatherapy from this ultrasonic essential oil diffuser. It helps to alleviate dry air while giving off a colour changing ambient light. Help them zen their home with a gift they’ll never forget (and soon won’t be able to live without!).
Picking out the perfect wedding gift no longer has to be a struggle. With these gift ideas in-hand, you’ll be sure to make their fairy-tale story a happily ever after.
A creative graphic, web, multi-media designer and artist. Lover of hockey and adorable animals.