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9 Food-Themed Gifts for Your Bridal Party (Slideshow)

9 Food-Themed Gifts for Your Bridal Party (Slideshow)

For all of their help, give back to your bridal party the delicious way

The idea behind this creative food lover's gift is that you can incorporate a little bit of everything. Smaller items like whisks, lemon juicers, wine charms and stoppers, as well as gourmet chutneys and salsas are perfect gifts to celebrate a bridal party.

A Food Care Package

The idea behind this creative food lover's gift is that you can incorporate a little bit of everything. Smaller items like whisks, lemon juicers, wine charms and stoppers, as well as gourmet chutneys and salsas are perfect gifts to celebrate a bridal party.

Picnic Basket

Another great basket idea is to purchase a beautiful picnic basket for the fun-loving bridal party. Search stores like Crate & Barrel and Williams-Sonoma for small picnic baskets. Then, fill it with all the picnic essentials such as a picnic knife, cheese board, wine holder, and additional flourishes tailored to the bridal party.

Culinary Classes

Give your bridal party a culinary experience of a lifetime. Check out local classes from culinary institutes or local bakeries for a chance to cook in a professional kitchen. Purchase tickets for each member to use at their own leisure or reunite the entire bridal party together again post-nuptials at a class.

Wine Club Membership

For the bridal party who loves their vino, a wine club membership is a perfect gift. Many memberships can cover four to six months, and you can begin the membership to coincide with the wedding. Depending on what type of wine the members of the bridal party prefer, you can choose from French wines, Italian wines, or a mix of different wines per month.

Food-Based Beauty Kit

Are the bridesmaids both food and beauty-product fanatics? If so, a great gift would be a food-based beauty kit and accessories gift basket. You can include an entire line of beauty products, such as Laura Mercier’s body washes that come in flavors like crème de pistachio and fresh fig. Beyond body washes, the bridal party gift can include coconut shampoos, conditioners, sugar and salt scrubs, and a year's supply of skin care products.

Beer-Making Kit

Channel your inner German spirit and provide the bridal party with a do-it-yourself beer-making kit. Throw in a Bavarian pretzel set and bottling set for the complete package.

The Ultimate Cheese Board

For the food lover who happens to also be a cheese aficionado, an ultimate cheese board will make a perfect gift for a hungry bridal party. Include a beautiful board, a plethora of cheese knives, and two to three of your favorite hard cheeses.

A Selection of Sea Salts and Seasonings

For the bridal party who loves to cook, grill, and season, there is an artisanal option that will melt their hearts. Try packaging a selection of specialty sea salts and seasonings that can include decadent flavors like Sicilian sea salt and truffle salt so they can experiment in their own kitchens.

Olive Oil Trio

For those who cook, a great gift idea is a trio of olive oils. Choose a brand with impeccable packaging that offers a few different types of olive oil so you can mix and match anywhere from three to five selections for the bridal party.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.


Simple, Practical Wedding and Shower Gifts

It&rsquos wedding season&hellip and Dave and I have a bunch of weddings to go to.

We also have the privilege of being part of his brother&rsquos wedding and my sister&rsquos wedding which means lots of showers, parties&hellip and gifts.

And while I&rsquom a huge fan of wedding registries because they allow guests to give gifts the bride and groom actually want, I&rsquom also a fan of simple, practical gifts that anyone starting a new home will need.

This past weekend, Nora and I attended a shower for my sister. It was put on by my aunts and we all had so much fun!

She got lots of great gifts off her registry&hellip but my other sister and I went in on a gift together and we deviated from the registry just a bit 🙂

We purchased one of the clothes baskets from her registry and then FILLED it to the brim with all sorts of cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, dishwasher gel, hand soap, dusting cloths, sponges, cleaning rags, rubber gloves, trash bags, etc. etc. I even lined the bottom of the basket with several rolls of paper towel and toilet paper to help the cleaning products sit up just a bit higher.

The gift looked pretty cool and I know it will go to good use when they move into their new place. Also, I like that it&rsquos a &ldquoclutter free&rdquo gift because eventually, all the cleaning products will be used up, and she&rsquoll never feel guilted into keeping something she doesn&rsquot love just because her sisters gave it to her for a shower gift!

If you have a bunch of weddings and showers to go to this summer, here are a few other simple gift ideas that might not be on their registry.