On your wedding day, you will not be there to welcome every guest that arrives. Of course, you are the star of that event and they will be waiting in anticipation for your arrival or showing. However, greeting loved ones and guests with a warm welcome is essential on your special day as it becomes the starting point of the celebration. The minute they arrive, their hearts are in jubilance and it will be more aglow once you give them a piece of your greeting and gratitude. It’s a good thing that a welcome bag can do that.
Nobody frowns upon a collection of treats and gifts that says “hi” to them even before they can say hi to the married couple. So, what can you put in a welcome bag?
Here is a list of 17 Best Wedding Welcome Bag Ideas:
Your guests will probably be wearing one as they attend your wedding but reminding them every day that the couple who got married cares for their welfare is one of the many benefits of putting this Custom Logo Face Mask on your welcome bag. Days after your special day, they can still use the mask and reminisce how amazing your “I do” moments were as they read the personal inscriptions, logos, or wedding monogram on the mask. It comes with a pouch so keeping it away from other things after you use it will not be a problem.
Whether it is a beach or garden wedding, as long as your special day falls on warm weather and will commence outside a fully air-conditioned venue, a Love Wreath Personalized Hand Fan is a much-needed addition to the welcome bag. This way, you can ensure that everyone will have extra help feeling refreshed and keeping it cool while having something they can use even after the wedding. The artistic green foliage wreath design adapts well in almost any motif and theme.
In this time of paranoia in viruses and germs, no one bag does not have alcohol or hand sanitizer inside them. Your welcome bag should not be any different. This Personalized Wedding Hand Sanitizer will keep your guests and loved ones protected which is your priority upon including them in the celebration. Personalize it with your names, wedding dates, monograms, or any text of your choice and guarantee good hygiene along with soft hands and great smelling palms.
As the guests wait for the program to begin, a lot of them, especially those who knew each other, shall engage in a lot of conversations. To ensure that every mouth-opening and breath releasing scenario is fresh and delightful, add these Mint Favors with Personalized Tag in your welcome bag and the guests will undoubtedly maximize it. Plus, a dash of sweet treat in a bag that they can devour as they wait for the reception or to freshen their breath after their last bite will always be a favorable gift.
13. Sparkling Water
Weddings do not only take a few hours. For most attendees especially those that are part of the entourage, their entire day will be dedicated to it. As the plans unfold and become a reality, time passes and activities occupy everyone making them forget to eat or even drink water. It will be a nice SOS for all your guests to have an accessible Sparkling Water to chug down after a day of thirst. Quench their need for hydration and their longing for a nice treat from your welcome bag.
12. Fiora Tote Bag
Guests may expect smaller treats inside their welcome bags but some may seek and hope to see a dainty addition, perhaps to their outfit. This Fiora Tote Bag is perfect to be a bonus tote inside a bag for your bridesmaids or entourage. It is beautifully printed on one side with the names of the recipients you wish to surprise. Its metallic handle adds glamour to its appearance and is made to match almost any wedding motif and theme.
Whether you intend to stir up energy and sweetness around the whole venue as the guests wait for the program to start or you simply just want to give a saccharine treat, this Chocolate Favor Gift Box is a great choice. It may be placed inside the welcome bag as it is as it comes in a beautiful box with a nicely tied ribbon bow for an impressive presentation. Each box comes with 5 assorted chocolate squares in various flavors.
10. Wedding Cookies
An easy-to-grab piece of snack inside the welcome bag is not only convenient but also practical. Guests and loved ones need not go out and purchase some treats to keep their energies up or to give a quick fill on their stomachs as they wait as these Wedding Cookies will do the trick for them. Cookies are made from vanilla extract, milk, eggs, flour, butter, and sugar and can be crafted with your choice of design.
Perhaps after the party, some guests will go home immediately while some will take a detour to get some coffee or tea. With these Honey Jar Favors inside the welcome bag, they will simply brew their own and drink their warm beverage at home. A healthy treat such as this is always an appreciated gift especially from someone who had just said “I do” on the sweetest day of her life.
Lay it over the floor of your hotel room and let your bride squad see their welcome bags filled with gifts from you. Or you can also put these Customizable Wedding Tote Bags inside another bag, the choice is yours. These canvas totes may have only one color that is neutral to match any theme color but the letterings have various color options. Choose from Navy, Red, Hot pink, Soft Pink, Gold, Silver, Royal, Grey, Dark Purple, Lilac, Teal, and Mint.
Some gifts are delightful to the eyes and palate, and some tickle the sense of smell. This Cedar and Lavender Sachet is a great welcome bag content idea is a fragrant reminder of how your wedding was surrounded with the scent of romance and love. It can be tucked into linen closets and drawers and they will release a nice smell of cedar and lavender. It may also be perfect for cars or gym bags to keep them smelling fresh. A squeeze from time to time shall release more of its fragrance.
A sachet of tea with the names of the newlyweds and a few love-inspired messages is something anyone would love to pull out of a welcome bag. These Personalized Tea Favors come in two different designs that may be adjusted for any event or wedding theme. Inside the high-quality laser paper envelop is either a TAZO Zen Green Tea or TAZO Passion Herbal Tea. Your amazing wedding will surely join the conversation while the guests sip on their brewed teas at home.
Your love grew and will soon be celebrated via wedding. Give your guests a wedding favor that they may nurture and grow with much love and care with these Eco-friendly Glassine Wedding Favor Seed Bags that may contain any flower or plant seed of your choosing. Each bag is see-through glassine that is self-seal and is eco-friendly. The beauty of the material apart from being mother-earth friendly is that it is thick and won’t crumple, hence you can maintain the visuals you will put especially the words you will print even as it gets lost inside the welcome bag.
Needless to say, soap is usable and will always be an appreciated gift, favor, or giveaway token. These Mini Wedding Soap Favors are made from coconut oil, corn oil, soybean oil, water, organic shea butter, lye, fragrance, and essential oil. Yes, these soaps are vegan. Choose your soap color, shade, and tone as the scent and messages you shall put on the personalized label.
If you planned a garden, beach, or outdoor wedding, Throw Blankets may be one of the treats you want to put inside your welcome bags. Ladies may wrap it around them as the breeze gets colder or the sun starts to touch their skins. Men may use it to protect their ladies or for any purpose, it may serve them best during the wedding. However, the beauty of this 100% cotton throw blanket, is that it may also be a usable garment at home.
Fine, usually, women are the ones who cry during the wedding, well at least they shed happy tears. With that in mind, add these Vintage Floral Handkerchiefs in the welcome bags of your female guests for them to have something to catch and wipe the waterworks. These elegant floral handkerchiefs are decorated with floral embroidery and are crafted in retro vintage style.
Roll it up or place it in a pouch, either way, this Boho Beach Bag will be a great surprise that your guests will unveil from the welcome bags. Made from cotton rope, this bag is a trendy accessory that any woman can carry as they stroll around the beach or hotel after her wedding. Each macrame bag comes in either pink or white and may be embroidered with either “babe” or “bride”.