Archive for January, 2010

Monograms and more wedding gift ideas

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Monogrammed gifts are always favorites at weddings as it adds the special personal touch. A wedding that has its planning down to the fine details includes different items that are monogrammed. This provides indirectly a decorative theme for your wedding. They are elegant, yet understated and make the wedding a little more classier.

Some of the things that can be monogrammed besides gifts for your bridesmaids and groomsmen, include wedding stationary, postage stamps, ribbons and wedding aisle runners. Other items that are typically monogrammed is the wedding ring pillow, the wedding guest book and pen, table linen for the reception, especially or at least the main table and around the wedding cake. Monogram shoes gives it the Hollywood touch!

Gifts that are personalized look a little bit more elegant – whether they are groomsmen gifts, bridesmaids gifts or gifts for close family members and in-laws to be. Nowadays, monogram gifts are affordable to personalize and gift ideas are abundant. From cufflinks, to pocket knifes, leather gifts, money clips, wine glasses, engraved flutes and personalized pub signs- monograms are on all time favorite weddings, working as memorable gifts as well.

So plan ahead and order early to be able to get the personalized touch and theme that you need. These extra touches make your wedding day just that much more special for you and your bride.

Vermeil Cushion Monogram Cufflinks

Thank you gifts for your Groomsmen

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

Your buddies are typically your groomsmen, who help and plan your big day with and for you. They are given the responsibility to make sure your wedding day is a success. With all the work they put in, your groomsmen deserve a thank you gift to show your appreciation for all they do for you to make your day special.

Groomsmen gifts can be anything as long as you know your buddies’ tastes, interests, hobbies or sporting passions. Keeping a person’s interest in mind, whether its football or fishing is very important. It shows how much you care. Some ideas include money clips, cufflinks, stud sets, beer steins, accessories for grooming, leather gifts and anything you think they will feel special with.

Don’t be too extravagant if you are on a budget, but be thoughtful. You can always have affordable groomsmen gifts that dont break the bank, but will be appreciated. The main thing is that you want to be practical and show that you have given time and effort in choosing a gift, and that will be worth a lot more. Now if you have the means and the money, go ahead and show people you care about, that this is your special day and they are your special friends.

Groomsmen gifts are typically given at a bachelor party or a dinner just for the guys. Typically gifts for your groomsmen are given before your wedding day, so that you want to give them something to use like a tuxedo set, formal wear, cufflinks, watches or wallets.

Sporty gifts and personalized gifts are also very popular. Occasionally, you also want to think of close girl friends who are attending your wedding. So, if your fiance doesn’t know them well, then maybe you should be thoughtful and a personalized bridesmaid gift would be very well appreciated. So dont think of only the guys!

Also you can personalize just about anything nowadays, as long as there is some planning in advance. Pub signs, flasks, mugs with a favorite sports team logo or with the groomsman’s initials are always popular gifts.

You may think that shopping is what your bride to be needs to do, but that is not the case. Nowadays, you can shop from the comfort of your home and do it online! There are so many selections to choose from that you can go crazy with the choices you have at the tip of your fingers. So whether its groomsmen gifts or best man gifts you are looking for, start early and plan ahead.

Watch Boxes and More

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

With the ball drop in Times Square, it reminds us of time ticking away the previous year and bringing in new hope and cheer. Telling time and showing off the time on your wrist has been always a guy’s badge of having made the cut. These badges of time and fortune, your wristwatch can either shout out your success or display understated strength. A 5 watch box made of luxurious leather that stores your timepieces is testimony to your success and signs of the exciting times ahead.

Deluxe 5 watch box case