edible wedding favors

edible wedding favors

Not all wedding favors can be added in gift boxes or tins. Some come in all kinds of funky jars. However the sizes of your favors have to be based on the size of the jars. If you and your husband both love candy and wish to use this as your favors, you will need to find some delicious candy. If you really want to play with these favors, you should keep your eyes open for any unusual candy styles. For a Halloween inspired concept, you can look for candy resembling vampire teeth, miniature bats or pumpkins. The jars that you use for this look can also be shaped like a pumpkin. During this holiday, it won’t be difficult for you to come across these kinds of items.

You can simply go into these kinds of stores and see what kind of candy and other scary items they sell. For a very romantic and elegant theme, you should look for candy shaped as hearts or as miniature doves. You can also find stars, butterflies and other interesting shapes. The tastes are quite different. Some can be fruity ones, others are chocolate and some even have tasty filling. If you just want to stick to regular candy shape, choose the round or the square ones. You can personalize the jars if you want as well. Add a label on them and write something funny or use a comical picture.

Wedding Favor Candy Jar

Wedding Favor Candy Jar (Photo by: Confetti Wedding)

You can use stickers and other types of decorations to make the jar look more personalized. You can even wrap it up like a jam jar, only instead of jam you will be filling it up with candy. The more colorful your favors are, the better they will look. So when buying candy make sure to pick a few of them in every color you can find. Or if you have a color theme you wish to stick to, choose the exact same colors for the favors. Buying candy is not expensive and you can find lots or delicious assortments in stores. You can choose your favorite ones or try something new.

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What better way to thank the guests for being with you on this day than by offering them some delicious treats? Base your wedding favors on the overall concept of your wedding or simply choose something that reflects your style as a couple. If you and your future groom both love coffee or chocolate you can offer the guests some coffee and chocolate wedding favors or some chocolates with coffee filling. Include a small coffee pouch along with a box of tasty chocolate in some gift boxes.

Another suggestion would be to order some candles which are decorated with some coffee beans and some chocolates shaped as hearts, flowers, animals, birds, stars and so on. These chocolates can be filled with some nugget, rum, cappuccino, fruity flavors and so on. Make sure that you taste a few samples before picking out the ones you will be offering to your guests. You have to like it first. Also you can place some coffee beans in some miniature jars.

Coffee And Chocolate Wedding Favors (Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com)

Coffee And Chocolate Wedding Favors (Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com)

These jars can be decorated with some colorful bows that have patterns and some glitter details on them. This will make the containers look a lot trendier. Even if it’s just coffee in them you still have to be preoccupied with the overall look of your wedding favors. The chocolates can also be added in some tins or you can order some personalized gift boxes on which your initials can be engraved or even a picture of the two of you. The boxes can be tied with a ribbon as well.

Coffee And Chocolate Wedding Favors (Source: marye-ucc.org)

Coffee And Chocolate Wedding Favors (Source: marye-ucc.org)

The colors that you choose for these gift boxes depend on the color scheme of your wedding concept. Choose a pink box and a black ribbon, a green box and a beige bow and so on. In the box you may also add a small coffee bag along with the chocolates. The chocolates can also be white or dark , it depends on your taste. The possibilities are endless. So have a look around chocolate stores and see what you can find. Make sure to check out more than one shop in order to see where you can get better prices and quality treats.

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Giving the guests wedding favors should be a simple reminder of your wedding. This memento can consist in some delicious edibles like candy, cookies or cake even. However since giving the guests an actual wedding cake is not an option you will have to sticks to some mini cakes or some cake slices. Miniature wedding cakes can be order at many bakeries and they can be done the same way as your wedding cake or they can have a different concept. If you are having a fall rustic theme choose to give the guests some cowboy hat inspired cakes or maybe some pumpkin shaped cakes.

For a tropical beach theme you could choose a shells inspired cake or a simple round cake with some flower inspired decorations. The flavors of these miniature cakes could be endless. This is up to you and your groom to choose. You could choose a chocolate cake with some strawberry filling or some caramel with some almonds on it. Cupcakes could also serve as wedding favors and if you had a cupcake inspired cake then even better. You can decorate the cupcakes with some juicy fruits or with some flower decorations, butterflies, leaves, edible pearls and so on. It all depends on the concept of your wedding theme.

Mini Wedding Cake Favors (Source: myweddingcakes.net)

Mini Wedding Cake Favors (Source: myweddingcakes.net)

Add some comical designs or figurines to your miniature cake favors as well. You can choose a very simple pattern on the cake but instead buy some miniature comical bride and groom figurines. There are stores that can even make custom made bride and groom toppers. You have to be inventive and do everything you can do give your wedding favors a creative touch.

Mini Wedding Cake Favors (Source: therumcakeplace.com)

Mini Wedding Cake Favors (Source: therumcakeplace.com)

Make sure that the miniature cakes also taste delicious so that the guests will remember the taste and not just the look. Buy some boxes for the cakes and make sure that you add some embellish or you can even personalize the cake boxes by engraving your initials on them. Whatever you decide to choose make sure that it has your mark on it and make sure that is what you and your husband wanted.

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Wedding favors come in different sizes and colors. Some coupes like to offer some symbolic gifts to the guests such as wine openers or some decorated candles while others prefer to delight the guests with some tasty cupcakes, cookies, candy and so on. You will have to base your choice on the theme you’ve picked out for this event. If you would like to choose fruit then each season has specific fruits which you can use. Apples are ideal for fall while peaches and apricots are the right choice for a summer inspired theme.

If you and your future groom both love peaches then you can create whole theme for your wedding favors using this fruit. You can order some peach tarts or some miniature cakes with some peach filling. The cakes will cost you more than some tarts but this is up to you. Each couple has a certain budget they should follow and stick to when it comes to their wedding favors. Another suggestion would have to be some peach jams for instance. The jars can even be personalized by you with some stickers or even your photos.

Peach Wedding Favors (Source: bios.weddingbee.com)

Peach Wedding Favors (Source: bios.weddingbee.com)

This way the guests will have a reminder of your wedding day and will bring home a delicious memento. Another idea if you would like to reduce on some of the costs would be to give the guests some peach fragranced candles. You can decorate the candles with some colored ribbons. Discuss these things with your husband and see what other elements you can use. The prices are different from one store to another and they usually depend on the items you decide it purchase.

Peach Wedding Favors (Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com)

Peach Wedding Favors (Source: 2.bp.blogspot.com)

You can also make something at home if you have a certain skill. You can decorate something, bake something and so on. If you still have some money left think of ways to have the wedding favors monogrammed with your initials. The guests will be thrilled no matter what they will receive and they will be glad to have joined you on such a meaningful day in your lives.

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Chocolate is something that everyone loves. So if you decide to choose this as your wedding favors you cannot go wrong with it. You can either use some chocolates pieces in some small boxes or go with some chocolate bars instead. You can use your own personalized wrappers if you order them online and buy the chocolate separately. This might cost you a bit more than some normal wrappers but it will be worth it once you see the look on your guest’s face.

You can chose form all kinds of varieties such as dark chocolate, chocolate with almond, strawberries cream, yogurt filling, raisins and so on. You can also opt for some exquisite Belgian chocolate if your financial budget can bear these kinds of expenses. If not then stick to some simple yet delicious choices. You can even check out some shops that make their own chocolate recipes and which will allow you to choose your own chocolate combinations. Maybe you want to combine dark and white chocolate or you wish to order a white chocolate bar for the ladies and a regular chocolate for the men.

Chocolate Bar Wedding Favors (Source: partyandweddingfavors.com)

Chocolate Bar Wedding Favors (Source: partyandweddingfavors.com)

You can do this in many ways but you have to make sure to taste the chocolate so that you choose the most delicious one. Combine the chocolates with some candy or other treats if you like. The containers that you can use are either simple boxes decorated with some ribbons or even some stickers or even some pouches. You can also simply hand over the chocolates bars to the guests with no particular containers. Since the chocolates are already warped there is no need to wrap them up one more time.

Chocolate Bar Wedding Favors (Source: content.beau-coup.com)

Chocolate Bar Wedding Favors (Source: content.beau-coup.com)

The bars can be simple ones or they can have drawings and models on them like some flowers or some delicious sprinkles. Look at some of your choices and pick the best on based on what you like and what you can afford. You don’t have to buy the biggest bars just stick to some regular sized ones or choose some miniature ones if you think they are a better option.

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Wedding favors represent the tone and theme of your wedding. Each concept that you think of for your wedding has a specific wedding favor that you can use. Sweets seem to be the most popular choices when it comes to wedding favors. Chocolate is the number one choice. You can find delicious chocolate bars or some figurines made out of chocolate.

For a beach theme you can find some shell inspired chocolate or some other sea inspired symbols. If you know how to make the chocolate at home then this will be an even more special favor. Homemade chocolate is the best and you can have it personalized any way you want. You can make some white chocolate snowflakes which are ideal favors for a winter concept or some dark chocolate Christmas globes. Then you can add them in some boxes or some tins. Online there are many easy recipes on how to make chocolate.Make sure that you know what you are doing before you decide to make all of these favors. It is not easy and you will need some help.

Chocolate Favors Wedding Australia (Source: celebrityweddingbuzz.com)

Chocolate Favors Wedding Australia (Source: celebrityweddingbuzz.com)

So decide what you wish to do and either use online recipes and make your chocolate wedding favors or purchase it. You can find all sorts of chocolate combinations such as chocolate and strawberries, pineapple and white chocolate, caramel and dark chocolate and many other amazing flavors. Have a few samples and decide which is tastier. The chocolates can also be classical shapes and you can give the guests a small box of them which you can decorated with a bow. You could also place the chocolates in some containers and them embellish the containers by adding either a personalized label or your marriage date on it.

Chocolate Favors Wedding Australia (Source: divinechocolate.net)

Chocolate Favors Wedding Australia (Source: divinechocolate.net)

You can also give the guests some bride and groom figures made from chocolate. This will remind them of your wonderful event. These chocolate favors are very affordable and they come in a variety of tastes, sizes and shapes. Think of your wedding concept and then decide on your chocolate wedding favors. Whatever you choose make sure that the chocolates are tasty. Because besides the shape or models the guests will remember how the favors tasted.

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Lots of couples get their inspiration for the wedding favors from the concept that they have picked out. This can help you a lot and you will surely find some useful symbols and ideas which you can use as favors to give to your guests. For a summer wedding you can chose some butterfly symbols or some flower decorations while for a fall wedding you should opt for some pumpkins ideas or maybe some caramel apples which are very representative for this time of year. They are very fun and easy to make.

You can do them at home without having to order them online or spend too much money. Buy the apples, they can be red apples or green ones. You have to wash them and make sure they are very clean. Melt the caramel and then use some sticks which will help you dip the apples into the melted caramel. You will then have to leave them to dry and if you want something extra on top feel free to us some delicious sprinkles. You can opt for some sugar, cinnamon or whatever other flavors you like.

Caramel Apple Wedding Favors (Source: examiner.com)

Caramel Apple Wedding Favors (Source: examiner.com)

The apples should be wrapped in some cellophane which will preserve them until you offer them to your guests. On the cellophane you can add a personalized sticker with your names on it or maybe your wedding date. Lots of couples decide to personalize the containers in which the wedding favors come in. So decide how you want to do this and go for it. If you haven’t done caramel apples before then you should ask your bridesmaids or someone who know what he’s doing to help you out.

Caramel Apple Wedding Favors (Source: advice.annsbridalbargains.com)

Caramel Apple Wedding Favors (Source: advice.annsbridalbargains.com)

After all there are lots of apples to be done and you will be needing some help. Make sure that you have everything before you begin. Take your time and if you want to experiment with a few apples before you get to the actual ones, then do so. This will help you understand each step. So ask someone to show you or look at some online tutorials which can be pretty useful and impress everyone with your delicious and homemade caramel apples.

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If you want to give the guests some fruits as wedding favors and you don’t know which ones are the most appropriate ones you could try some candy apples. These types of wedding favors are suitable for any fall theme that you might have going on. They are very tasty and very easy to make. All you need to do is look online and find some recipes and do it yourself.

You don’t even have to order them from any fancy store. You can buy some red or some green apples or try combining them. Make sure you wash them and then use some hot caramel to dip them in. You will also have to buy some sticks so that you can insert them in the apple. You can also use some dark or some white chocolate instead of caramel. Think of the icing and sprinkles that you wish to add on the apples. You can buy these sprinkled from various stores and you have to roll the apples so that they stick to the hot chocolate or caramel.

Candy Apple Wedding Favors (Source: media.theknot.com)

Candy Apple Wedding Favors (Source: media.theknot.com)

Then place them in the fridge so that they can cool down. Order some personalized ribbons and bows so you can embellish the cellophane in which you will be placing the apples. You can write something inspiring on the actual apples or on the wrappers. You have to make sure that you have time and patience do this. Hiring a professional wedding coordinator might help you plan all of these things but it will also cost you more. If you do not wish to hire such a professional then ask your bridemaids to lend you a hand and your future groom. While you do the apples they can sprinkle them and wrap them up.

Candy Apple Wedding Favors (Source: diy.wed-central.com)

Candy Apple Wedding Favors (Source: diy.wed-central.com)

Try and delegate so you can finish on time and do everything right. Find some tutorials that can help guide you when cooking these apples or with the decorations part. Look at some candy apples photos and maybe get some useful ideas out of these images. Be creative and make sure to ask for help if you needed. Even if you are the bride that doesn’t mean that you have to do all the work.

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Some couples choose to make their own wedding favors thus saving a lot more money and showing the guests that they could be creative and original. All you have to buy are the supplies and other items that you need so that you can get started and put together some interesting favors. These favors are meant to thank the guests for being with you on this special day. So once you have chosen your wedding theme you should also think of what favors you could incorporate as well.

Maybe some simple key chains which you know how to make or some interesting pictures frames which you can decorate yourself. These frames could be made out of wood and you can glue some gems on them or maybe some dried flowers. If you know how to paint you can take the time and paint each one of them in a different way. Another idea would be to make some calendars or maybe some soaps if you know how to. There are plenty of tutorials on diy wedding favors so maybe it will inspire you to come up with some thing really creative. You could also bake something. This is easy and everyone can respect a recipe.

Diy Wedding Favors (Source: caeventplanning.files.wordpress.com)

Diy Wedding Favors (Source: caeventplanning.files.wordpress.com)

Some delicious cupcakes with some tasty icing on top. Choose some flowers, hearts, colored sprinkles and other adornments that will make the cupcakes stand out. Maybe some polka dots and then add the cupcakes in a simple jar or box. On the box make sure that you add your wedding date or your names, this way the guests will remember whose wedding they attended.

Diy Wedding Favors (Source: yummycupcakes.com)

Diy Wedding Favors (Source: yummycupcakes.com)

You may also bake some miniature wedding cakes or even a pie. A pumpkin pie for instance would be the perfect choice for a fall theme. Base all of your favors on the theme of you wedding and start from there. Experiment a little and see what you can do and what you are good at. You can either cook something or make something, it depends on your skills. Make sure that whatever you decide to give the guests it has your personal mark on it.

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Wedding favors could really be unique in so many different ways from colors, to shapes and sizes. Some couples like to give their guests something in which they can sink their teeth into such a cupcake or miniature cakes. You can look at some cake samples online and talk to the baker to let him know what would you like. Choose some interesting aromas such as coffee, caramel, nuts, almonds as sprinkles and many other delicious combinations. The cakes could be inspired form your wedding cake or they could be based on your wedding theme.

For instance, you could try a heart shaped cake which is ideal for a Valentine inspired theme or maybe some shells miniature cakes. You could also choose some Santa inspired cakes snowflake designs and many other symbols which are related to the winter. The cakes could contain any type of icing that you like and it can be colorful as well. Some lovely cupcakes would also be suitable for an outdoor spring or summer wedding. These cakes might not come cheap but that depends entirely from where you buy them from.

Mini Cakes Wedding Favors (Source: incasagifts.com)

Mini Cakes Wedding Favors (Source: incasagifts.com)

One another option that you have is to make them at home. Cooking might be fun and if you enjoy doing it then why not save a few dollars and invest in some homemade favors. You could look up some recipes buy yourself some miniature cakes shapes and whatever other supplies you need. Then get to work and ask some of your bridesmaids to help you out. You might work some magic and achieve some very interesting cakes.

Mini Cakes Wedding Favors (Source: mycoolwedding.co.cc)

Mini Cakes Wedding Favors (Source: mycoolwedding.co.cc)

You will then have to add them in some boxes and add a “thank you” note on them or maybe some other interesting wrappers. Be very creative and work with all sorts of online photos and pictures of other wedding cake favors to see what can be done. Look at some tutorials and try and experiment a little before making the actual favors. Because in the end no matter he color or the designs the important thing so that the guests enjoys your favors.

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