The Ultimate Wedding Gift Guide 2019

The Ultimate Wedding Gift Guide 2019

Wedding season has arrived! With the warmer weather comes lots of happy couples tying the knot. 

Whether you're a bride and groom looking for inspiration for your wedding registry, or a lucky wedding guest, our Ultimate Wedding Gift Guide will help you find the perfect gift for the stylish couple. 

Gingerfinch wedding gift guide

How much should I spend on a wedding gift?

This is a tough question and of course, 'it depends'. But here is a rough guide to make sure you're in the ballpark.

The average spend on a wedding gift in Australia is between $100-$200. If you and your partner are both invited to the wedding, you may wish to aim for the $150-$200 mark. If you are besties with the bride or groom, spending around $200 would be the way to go.  

If the bride or groom are a close relative you may wish to spend around $200-$300. If you are the parents of the happy couple, then often the gift spend is above $300 - but that might depend on whether you chipped in on the wedding costs!

These figures are just a guide and you should only spend what you're comfortable with. What's more important is that your gift is meaningful and from the heart.

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Classic Gifts They'll Treasure for Life

These classic wedding gifts will be sure to make them happy. They are the elegant forever-items we rarely buy for ourselves - so why not treat the bride and groom.  

 Stemless wine glasses

Stemless wine glasses - set of 4 ($99). Handmade in Mongolia, each one is fine, light and has a unique signature

Salad servers   Cheese knives

Alison Jackson Silversmith Salad Servers ($165) and handcrafted Cheese Tools ($250)

Recycled Denim blanket  Flax linen throw  Recycled wool blanket

Throw blankets make wonderful wedding gifts. The stylish bride and groom will love our Recycled Denim Throw ($239), our collection of Linen Throws ($219) and our Australian-made Recycled Wool Throws ($239)

TRI serving platter

The TRI Serving Set ($139) makes such an elegant wedding gift. And it comes in a beautiful gift box for easy gifting

Stagg stovetop kettle  Latte Cups

If your bride and groom love a cuppa, they will go nuts for a Stagg Stovetop Kettle ($149), by US brand Fellow. And why not match it with a couple of stunning handmade ceramic Landscape Latte Cups ($45) (also great for tea) by Melbourne's R.L Foote

Resin platter

And our all time favourite classic wedding gift, the Round Resin Platter ($109). Every home needs a simple, beautiful white serving platter, so why not treat the bride and groom to this handcrafted one they'll love  

The 'Something Really Special' Gift

These gifts are for the couple who have everything, who are really hard to buy for, and who have impeccable taste. You can be confident they won't receive this gift from anyone else because they are Gingerfinch exclusives! So if you're on the hunt for a unique wedding gift, this selection is for you. 

Memphis planters

The Memphis Planters ($109 each) are chic indoor plant pots designed especially for the contemporary home

Geo Stands  Geo Rails 

Geo Photograph Stands ($119) and Geo Photograph Rails ($79) from Yield Design Co are the unique way to display your favourite memories - of your wedding day, perhaps?

Shapes Blanket Ada Blanket    Architecture Blanket Sand and Dune blanket

If you want to gift something REALLY special to the bride and groom, you can't go past these incredible Reversible Cotton Throws ($329) by Studio Herron. They are hand woven on a wooden loom in Chicago - and they are exclusive in Australia to Gingerfinch! 

Ice bucket and scoop

If your bride and groom love entertaining, then the Lidded Ice Bucket and Scoop ($299) is the perfect wedding gift for them! 

Gravelli Concrete Bowl  Biscuit Jar

Or how about the Gravelli Concrete Bowl ($169) or the Ontwerpduo Biscuit Jar ($209). European design at its very best 

Lanscape design  lanscape vase

If you love unique Australian design as much as we do, these porcelain Landscape Vases ($180) by Melbourne ceramicist RL Foote make a very special wedding gift

Bundle It Up

We also love selecting a few complementary items that together make a wonderful gift. We have put together a few of our favourite wedding bundles below.

Gin glass  BAr Jigger

Denver & Liely Gin, Whisky or Bourbon Glasses ($50-60), paired with a Bar Jigger ($65)

Apron  Community Cookbook

Zero Designs Apron and Tote Bag ($109) and a Hetty McKinnon Cookbook ($40) 

Weddings are so much fun, and we hope this Wedding Gift Guide can help you find the perfect gift to show the bride and groom how much you love them. 

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