14 Creative Bridal Shower Favors

Here are some of our favorite ways to say "thank you."
by Andrea Fowler

If you ask us, the bridal shower is one of the best parts of wedding planning: It's a low-pressure party where you get to hang out with all your close friends and family, and they get to mingle and get to know each other before the wedding. There's usually a game or two, present exchanging and some yummy bites. Giving out favors at a bridal shower isn't necessary, but it's a nice bookend to a party. Our favorite picks? Edible treats never get left behind—and when it's tagged with a punny note, that's even better.

  1. 1. Cake in a Jar

    Cute assorted dessert jars for a bridal shower favor

    A sweet treat to-go is never left behind.

    Jars by Dani Assorted dessert jars with a customized lid, from $7 (bulk pricing available),  JarsByDani.com

  2. 2. DIY Jewelry Tray

    DIY marbelized ring dish for a bridal shower favor idea
    photo by A Beautiful Mess

    For the crafty bride-to-be, your guests will appreciate a hand-made dish for all her baubles. 

    Get the DIY from A Beautiful Mess.

  3. 3. Shower Scrub

    Shower scrub for a bridal shower favor
    photo by Lulu Sugar

    Give your guests the gift of pampering themselves—with a sweet-smelling shower scrub.

    lulusugar Sugar scrub bridal shower favors, $57 for a set of 12, Etsy.com

  4. 4. DIY Mint to Be Scrub

    DIY bridal shower favor, mint to be sugar scrub
    photo by Love Vividly

    Want to DIY instead of buy? That's an option too.

    Get the DIY from LoveVividly.com.

  5. 5. Mini Bud Vases and Fresh Blooms

    Mini bud vases for a cute bridal shower favor idea

    Pair these little bud vases with a fresh bloom or two for a unique spring or summer bridal shower favor.

    The Knot Shop Mini bud vases, $17 for a set of 6, TheKnotShop.com

  6. 6. Mini Champagne Bottles

    Mini champagne bottles for a cute bridal shower favor
    photo by Label with Love

    Pick up some champagne splits from your local party store and decorate them with a custom lable.

    LabelWithLove Custom bridal shower mini champagne labels, from $17, Etsy.com

  7. 7. Mini Wine Bottle Tags

    Mini wine bottle tags for a cute bridal shower favor
    photo by So Sweet Party Shop

    Can't find any mini bottles of bubbles? Rosè works just as good.

    sosweetpartyshop Bridal shower favor tags for mini wine bottles, $12 for a set of 12, Etsy.com

  8. 8. Mani Thanks

    Cute nail polish favors for a bridal shower
    photo by Pink Fox Paper Crafts

    Nail polish and puns? It's the perfect pair.

    PinkFoxPapercrafts Nail polish thank-you tags, from $10, Etsy.com

  9. 9. Lavender Soap

    Lavender soap for a cute bridal shower favor
    photo by Brownies and Ginger

    Paired with a cute tag, these scented soap bars are the perfect thank-you gift.

    BrowniesandGinger Rustic bridal shower favor, $4, Etsy.com

  10. 10. Customized Matches and a Tea Candle

    'Let sparks fly' personalized matches for a cute bridal shower favor idea

    Pick up a pack of tea candles at your local craft store and pair them with a customized box of matches with a cute phrase like "Let Sparks Fly."

    The Knot Shop personalized matches, from $1, TheKnotShop.com

  11. 11. DIY Flower Crown Station (To Take Home!)

    Cute DIY flower crown idea for a bridal shower
    photo by Mink Photography

    Deck out your shower with a DIY flower crown bar that can double as a fun take-away gift.

    From: The Prettiest Festival-Inspired Bridal Shower You'll Ever See

  12. 12. Cute Coffee Mug

    Cute eyelash coffee mug idea for a bridal shower favor
    photo by MeadowTea

    You can't go wrong with these cute mugs, a mini bag of coffee beans tucked inside and a tag that says "Brewing Love."

    MeadowTea Eyelashes coffee mug, $14, Etsy.com

  13. 13. Personalized Flutes

    Personalized stemless flutes for a cute bridal shower favor

    If you have an intimate bridal shower guest list, personalized favors are a nice touch.

    Fox Blossom personalized stemless flutes, $16, FoxBlossom.com

  14. 14. Doughnut-Shaped Macarons

    Doughnut-shaped macarons for a cute bridal shower favor
    photo by The House That Lars Built

    We guarantee every guest will be impressed by these take-away bags filled with cute doughnut-shaped macarons.

    Get the DIY from TheHouseThatLarsBuilt.com.

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