When you're invited to a bachelorette party, the big question on your mind is probably "should I bring a gift?" Well, don't worry, because Sprinkled With Pink is here to help! In this blog post, we will discuss the big question, bachelorette party gift etiquette, and give you some ideas for gifts that the bride-to-be will love. So whether you're attending a bachelorette party in the near future or just curious about what's appropriate, keep reading for all the details!
The answer to this question really depends on the host of the bachelorette party. Often, the bridesmaids will decide on one special gift for the bride and all chip in.
If the bachelorette is a weekend trip where bridesmaids are spending money on airfare, hotels, and activities, most brides won’t expect a large gift or even anything at all. Sometimes the maid of honor will coordinate fun swag for everyone and ask the bridesmaids to contribute towards that rather than buying individual gifts.If you're not sure what to do, it's always best to ask the host before you show up with a present in hand!
That being said, there are no hard and fast rules when it comes to bachelorette party gifts. If you want to bring something extra special for the bride-to-be, go ahead! Just make sure it's something she will appreciate and that doesn't clash with the theme of the party. For example, if the bachelorette party is being held in someone's home, a small gift like flowers or chocolates would be appropriate. But if the party is taking place at a bar or restaurant, it might be more practical to buy the bride-to-be a drink or meal instead of bringing a gift.
If gag gifts are more your thing, now is your time to shine. A life-size cut out of the groom or a custom mug with his face would be so fun. Depending on your bride, penis-related gifts always tend to get a good laugh.
A custom sash or veil is the perfect way to make the bride feel extra special at her bachelorette!
A girl can never have too many beauty products so these are always a safe option! Gift everything to her in a customized nylon pouch for an extra touch.
Your girl is about to have a name change so help her show off the new last name with personalized products! Lucky for you, we are just the people to help with that one! Check out our monogram collection for some of our best sellers.
Planning a wedding is HARD! Give your bestie the gift of rest and relaxation with a gift certificate to a day spa so she can relax before the big day!
While these are all fun general gift ideas, here are some of our personal favorites from our shop for the bachelorette weekend or for everyday!
The morning after a night out can be rough, but a good idea is to be prepared and gift hangover kits so the party doesn’t stop!
Have fun with your drinks in these fun party pouches that are perfect for a night on the town!
These visors are the cutest accessory for a bachelorette party and perfect for beach days if you and your girl gang are going somewhere tropic!
Your girl is getting hitched! Celebrate her and show her off with a custom sash.
Perfect for travel and on the go! Customize it with her new monogram.
Our jutes are perfect for the beach so if you are heading to a beach town, a jute carryall is just the item to gift the bride to be!
Another product you can customize with the bride’s new monogram!
Tumblers are always a good gift option and we have a wide selection of styles and colors for you to choose from!
Shade the bride’s eyes from her bright future ahead with a custom baseball hat!
Try not to spend too much money on the gift. After all, this isn't necessarily a formal occasion, so there's no need to go overboard! Finally, make sure to package your gift nicely - think wrapping paper and bows or wrap it all up in one of our totes or jute carryalls!
No matter what you choose, make sure it is something that the bride will actually use and appreciate. After all, this isn't your average housewarming party - it's a special occasion for the soon-to-be married woman
Another thing to consider is the theme of the party. If the bachelorette party is taking place at a spa or beach resort, it might be fun to give gifts that reflect those themes. For example, you could give pampering gifts like a spa day package or a set of beach towels and sandals. Lucky for you, we have a page of our products organized by themes so you can easily find a gift to match your bach party theme!
If the host says no gifts, that doesn't mean you can't bring a present - just opt for something small and inexpensive. Flowers, chocolates, or a bottle of wine are all good options!