Choosing wedding gifts is a lot of fun – and sometimes a little frustrating!
Naturally, you want to get the special people in your lives a fun, unique and unforgettable wedding gift. You don’t want to be the one who got them a boring gravy boat (unless they collect gravy boats, or really need a new one, of course.)
If the lovely couple is a little on the quirky side, finding unique wedding gifts is even more important. After all, you want to find something that they’ll love and that really suits their unique personalities!
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If you’re looking for unique wedding present ideas that also double up as quirky gift ideas, why not try out one of these 10 unusual, fun gifts.
1. A star map
One of the unique wedding gifts to charm the couple is a star map.
Who doesn’t love to look at the stars?
A star map makes a unique wedding gift that will bring a smile to the bride and groom every time they look at it. You can order star maps showing the position of the stars on any given date. You can pick their wedding date of course, or why not choose the date they met, the date they got engaged or any other significant milestone?
2. Newlywed portraits
Wedding photography is an important part of the big day – but what about afterward?
Surprise your friends with one of these unique wedding gifts of organizing a professional shoot for the couple. A professional shoot on honeymoon, when they first come home, or even for their first festive season as a married couple. They’ll love displaying the pictures proudly alongside their wedding pics.
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3. A personalized song cushion
Looking for more cool unique wedding gifts?
A personalized song cushion is a sweet, quirky way to show the newlyweds you care. Pick the lyrics of their first dance song, or a song that you know is “their” song or has special significance to them, and have them printed or embroidered on a cushion.
4. A plot of land with titles
This one gets catapulted straight to the list of unforgettable wedding gifts.
Would the quirky couple in your life love to be a Lord and Lady?
We can’t think of many more unique wedding gifts than the gift of becoming landed gentry! You can buy a plot of land and assign the titles online for very little cost, and your friends will never forget it and will tout it as the most quirky wedding gifts they have received.
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Personalized gifts are unique wedding gifts that can also be quirky wedding gift items if you want to stand out.
Add a little cuteness to your friends’ honeymoon travels with one of these interesting wedding gifts. Personalized luggage tags and passport holders.
There are lots of lovely designs available online that openly declare the travelers to be a happily newlywed “Mr & Mrs.” Choose something quirky, funny, elegant or romantic depending on your friends’ personalities. You can even add some personalized luggage if you want something a little more extravagant.
6. A line a day memory book
Unusual wedding gift ideas are all about thinking out of the box. A “line a day” memory book is a simple but sweet gift that romantic couples will love.
The concept of such unique wedding gifts is straightforward: The book has space for both Mr and Mrs to write a line every single day for five years. They can write about significant events, laughs they’ve shared, or simply something they love about each other.
It’s a beautiful, unique wedding present, and as they fill it up they’ll have many, many happy memories to look back on.
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7. An unforgettable shout out
Here are some more quirky gifts you could consider to cheer your friends. Help your friends declare their love with an unforgettable shout out!
There are several options: Skywriting, fireworks, a notice in the local paper or a song dedication on the local radio. No matter what your budget you’re sure to find an option that makes your friends feel loved with such unique wedding gifts.
8. A set of fun lessons
Looking for unique wedding gift ideas? A set of fun lessons qualify perfectly in the list of unique wedding gifts for couples who have everything.
Has she always wanted to learn French cooking? Does he have a not-so-secret hankering to become a ballroom dancer extraordinaire? Treat your friends to a class or a set of lessons in something you know they’ll enjoy. It’s a lovely way to give them something to look forward to after the excitement of the wedding is over. This will be one of the most enriching and unique wedding gifts.
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9. A wine or chocolate tasting
Organizing a tasting experience for your friends is one of the most unique wedding gifts.
There are many places you can buy a wine or chocolate tasting experience for your friends. If wine and chocolate aren’t their things, why not look for a cheese or champagne tasting experience? it’s an easy gift to give, but one that will be a lot of fun for the couple and help them create happy memories of their newlywed period. Plus it’s a nice way for them to relax after the rush and hustle of planning a wedding!
10. A map of the places they’ve been
This is one of the unusual wedding gifts that your friends would cherish.
If you’ve got friends who are avid travelers, this is an ideal gift. Purchase a beautiful high-quality map and a set of map pins with labels, and package everything together with wrapping paper and weddings. Now your friends have an easy way to track their travels throughout their married life.
If you want to make the gift extra special, why not add a travel journal so they can document their adventures? This would pair well with the Mr & Mrs luggage tags for the special couple in your life.
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With so many unique wedding gifts for couples to choose from, you don’t need to worry about boring gifts. Try something a little unusual when you are selecting unique wedding presents and help your friends create memories they’ll never forget with these unique wedding gift ideas for couple.