Favors are currently a significant element, in all modern weddings. Buying return gifts for any function incur money, but when you are working on a tight budget, the best option would be to make favors at home. These work out cheaper, and make things that suit your hobbies, and reflect your personality.
If you are really good at cooking and baking, it would be ideal to make, cup-cakes or cookies as favors. When you are an ardent music lover, a well-appreciated gift would be a CD-burned with popular music albums. Envisage what would best suit your wedding and theme, and choose the perfect favour.
Ideas For Homemade Wedding Favor
Weddings bring fond memories of merry making, and finger-licking food, a snack box would be a perfect wedding favor, and all the guests would devour it. These are easy to make at home and can be made well in advance so there are no last minute jitters.
The perfect options for snacks would be granola bars, with a good mix of nuts and raisins, kids and elders can enjoy these on the way to school and work. Oat cookies would be ideal for people who are not able to consume sugar, and try out salty cookies. It is ideal to, have a sweet and savoury in a snack box, so not one is left out.
Pack these cookies in transparent polka dotted, boxes with a ribbon, tied in a bow across the box, these would be one of the best favors the guests would have ever stumbled across.
Chocolate Sauce/Tofee Sauce
Kids and adults love chocolate sauces, these are easy to make, and can be stored for a long period. These sauces can be used as a topping on cakes and pudding as well, as enjoyed with a refreshing scoop of ice-cream. Order medium sized plastic bottles and fill them with homemade chocolate sauce.
Put a tag around the neck of the bottle, mentioning the ingredients and the best use of the sauce and a recipe on it would be fantastic. These bottles do not need any packing and can be placed in wooden craters for rustic finish.
All of us love juice, especially during the warm sultry months, after a long day out, there is nothing as refreshing, as a cold glass of homemade juice. These can be placed as centre-pieces on the tables and can be gifted as favors too.
Opt for the fruit that is seasonal, and reasonable at that point of time, the best juice that can be made and last for a long period would be mango juice, grape juice and carrot and orange juice. Pour the juice in coloured glass bottles, and paste a personalized label with the ingredients of the juice mentioned on them.
CD Burned With Favourite Songs
Music is a perfect stress buster, and we all enjoy music while doing a lot of chores. A favor which, hardly involves any cost is, to gift the guests with a CD burned with popular party songs, or albums of famous artists. Choose the songs that are according to your choice, if you are fond of instrumental music, record only those.
Place these CD’s in personalized pouches, which has a message from the couple and the design of the pouch can be the theme of the wedding. The wedding favors gifted at your wedding, would be treasured by all the invitees, and soon you can start, a lucrative business of undertaking wedding favor orders.