25 Engagement Gifts for Your Sister to Celebrate Her Big "Yes!"

Scoop up something to honor your built-in BFF's new sparkle.
Engagement Gifts for Your Sister
Photos, from clockwise: Live Deeply, M&Ms, Wicked Good Cupcakes, Eve's Addiction
Colleen Zewe - The Knot Contributor.
Colleen Zewe
Colleen Zewe - The Knot Contributor.
Colleen Zewe
The Knot Contributor
  • Colleen writes articles for The Knot Worldwide, with a speciality in venues and wedding stationery.
  • Prior to The Knot Worldwide, Colleen contributed to Vox’s Curbed and Her Campus.
  • Colleen holds a degree in journalism from Northwestern University.
Updated Nov 27, 2023
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Eek! Your sister just got engaged! When someone so close to you says the biggest "yes" of their life, you're probably itching to find something special to celebrate the occasion. Hunting for an engagement gift for your sister that accurately captures your joy and excitement for her as she embarks on this new chapter can feel tricky. They likely don't have a registry yet (unless they're hyper-organized) and they also probably don't have any major wedding plans set in stone. Use this freedom to your advantage and have a little fun. You can get something just for your sister or for both members of the couple, you can get something related to wedding planning (or even her new bling) or just something you know your sister will love and appreciate. Whichever direction you want to go in, we've curated the best engagement gift ideas for your sister with every budget in mind.

1. Ring Dish

Ring dish from PureJoyfulStudio on Etsy
Photo: PureJoyfulStudio

She has a new precious piece of jewelry in her life, and she has to keep it somewhere safe when she's not wearing it. This catchall ring dish is the perfect spot to place her ring when she's cleaning, working out or needing to keep it safe when it's off her finger. This dish comes personalized with the couple's names and engagement date, making it the perfect keepsake.

2. Wine Gift Box

wine gift box for your sister's engagement
Photo: Harry & David

Cheers to the happy couple! This congratulatory gift box includes sparkling wine, red wine, chocolate covered cherries and chocolate truffles. It's the perfect way to send your sis and her betrothed a fun night in to celebrate.

3. Personalized Engagement Map Ornament

MichelleBooneGifts engagement present for your sister
Photo: MichelleBooneGifts

The time and place they got engaged represents a special, irreplaceable memory. Who doesn't love a holiday ornament commemorating one of the most precious moments from the year? This personalized engagement gift to your sister marks the spot they said "yes," along with the date and their names.

4. Rosé Prosecco

Rosé Prosecco for your sister's engagement
Photo: Total Wine

Sparkling and fun—just like her. Gift your sister a bottle of bubbly and say "cheers" to her future. A bottle of rosé shared together is bound to create amazing, sisterly memories before you shower her with wedding wishes.

5. Future Mrs. Coffee Mug

Future Mrs coffee mug from The Knot Shop
Photo: The Knot Shop

She didn't just say "yes" to getting married, she accepted a brand new title. This mug features a cute "Future Mrs." slogan, a ring and her future last name (if she's changing it). Every morning, her daily cup of coffee will remind your sister of all the excitement that awaits.

6. Engaged Sweatshirt

In my Engaged Era sweatshirt from KnFriendsShirtCo on Etsy
Photo: KnFriendsShirtCo

This sweatshirt has to be one of the best engagement gifts for your best friend (aka your sister). Not only is the "in my engaged era" slogan exciting, but the funky 70s font is adorable and stylish, too. The front comes personalized with her future last name, if she's choosing to change it, making it a personal, custom and squeal-worthy engagement gift.

7. "She Said Yes" Picture Frame

"She Said Yes" Picture Frame
Photo: Personalization Mall

Perhaps a photographer, professional or not, was there to capture the big moment. Preserve those special memories for her in this fun and celebratory picture frame. A picture commemorating the day her partner got down on one knee will look amazing on her desk, coffee table, dresser or anywhere else and it'll be something she looks at with fond memories for years to come.

8. Engagement Gift Box

Engagement gift box for your sister on her engagement
Photo: Miss to Mrs Box

Looking for a useful and cute engagement gift box for your sister? This popular subscription box sends products to pamper the bride, help her prepare for the big day and even enjoy the honeymoon. Items in each subscription box include goodies like planners, apparel and decor along with info on wedding planning and romantic date nights—basically everything she'll need to feel prepared and excited. She'll be thanking you for this sister engagement gift for months to come!

9. Blush Nail Polish Set

Sephora gift set for your sister at her engagement
Photo: Sephora

She's got some new bling on her finger, and now's the time to show it off. That also means her nails will be on full display. Not to worry, with this luxurious nail polish set, her nails will look photo and bridal ready. These six nude and pink nail colors look good on anyone, especially brides-to-be.

10. Sister Birthstone Bracelet

Sister Birthstone Bracelet
Photo: Eve's Addiction

For years, you and your sister have been two peas in a pod. Many say your sister is a built in best friend for life. Show your appreciation for her and this new chapter of her life with this gold bracelet, which comes customized with each of your birthstones to represent your unbreakable bond.

11. Newlywed Recipes

Newlywed recipes for your sister on her engagement
Photo: Williams Sonoma

Getting married can bring new challenges as the couple plans recipes for two, hosts more holidays and parties, and builds their ideal kitchen together. This book boxed set includes a book of newlywed recipes and a book of tips for entertaining. From gourmet, but easy-to-execute meals, to cocktail recipes, to table settings, your sister and her partner will be well known for their fabulous parties and elegant hosting style with these books.

12. Celebratory Candle

Smells like you're engaged candle for your sister
Photo: LuckyCactusBoutique

Candles are common gifts for a reason. They're easy to buy and everyone loves a well-scented home. But candles don't have to be boring. This candle comes with a fun label that says "smells like you're engaged," which will feel celebratory in this special time. Pick the happy couple's favorite scent for a cute engagement gift for your sister.

13. Luxe Beauty Products

Beauty products from Dior for your sister on her engagement
Photo: Dior

Nothing brings about more photo ops than a new engagement. From engagement photos, to showers, to the wedding itself, now's the time for her to try some splurgy self-care stuff. This set even includes a floral perfume that she can use as her special wedding-day fragrance.

14. Wedding Planning Organizer

The Knot's Wedding Planning Organizer
Photo: Amazon

While nearly everything can be done online these days, nothing beats a pen and paper when it's time to get organized. This wedding planner organizer includes all the go-to resources any bride will ever need, including detailed timelines, checklists, guiding worksheets and even a folder to store all of the contracts and business cards needed for the big day. This is a good engagement gift for the type-A sister.

15. Cupcakes in a Jar

Cupcakes in a Jar for your sister on her engagement
Photo: Wicked Good Cupcakes

Sometimes, a sweet treat is all that's required to feel happy and celebratory. Gift your sister these delicious cupcakes that come conveniently packaged in little jars. With this variety pack of six, she and her new fiancé can spend a fun evening trying different flavors together. Who knows, it might even spur ideas for the wedding cake.

16. Personalized Tumbler

Personalized tumbler gift for your sister
Photo: The Knot Shop

If you're looking for something small but personal, consider a new monogrammed water bottle. This cute and shiny tumbler can come etched with her name in a variety of fonts and colors. It's an easy, but thoughtful engagement gift for your sister.

17. Custom M&Ms

Personalized M&Ms for your sister on her engagement
Photo: M&Ms

Who doesn't want M&Ms made special for them? This champagne-shaped box is already Insta-worthy enough, but the M&Ms inside can also come printed with fun and congratulatory messages unique to your sister and her partner. These will make them smile so much, they might even be too precious to eat.

18. Personalized Tote Bag

Customized tote bag gift for your sister
Photo: The Knot Shop

Really, your sister doesn't even need an excuse for a new tote bag, because we all need something easy and cute to lug around on a big shopping spree. But we bet she doesn't have one that celebrates her ringed-up status. Gift your sister a monogrammed, extra-large tote bag for all the bridal shopping sprees to come.

19. Eternity Roses

Eternity roses gift for your sister on her engagement
Photo: Venus ET Fleur

We've all seen the gorgeous boxes of forever roses all over our social media feeds. And your sister definitely deserves some flowers that'll last as long as her love story—forever, that is. It's truly a gift that she can appreciate every day.

20. Passport Cover

best engagement gift for your sister
Photo: The Knot Shop

Maybe your sister has always dreamed of a big honeymoon or destination wedding. Make her future travels easier with this passport cover. It includes a sleeve for her passport and boarding pass, as well as pockets for important credit cards, receipts or IDs.

21. Lush Floral Bouquet

Flower arrangement to celebrate your sister's engagement
Photo: UrbanStems

Flowers are a classic gift for a reason. A fresh, lush bouquet brightens any home and opening the door to some surprise flowers always makes one feel loved and celebrated. Floral arrangements are also a golden option if you're gifting from afar, since they're delivered right to your sister's door. Get 15% off with code: THEKNOT15.

22. Engaged Couple Conversation Game

Engaged Couple Conversation Game
Photo: Live Deeply

Help your sister and her partner go beyond regular small talk and the standard day recaps at dinner. This set of cards includes 60 prompts and questions specifically curated for couples to answer during their engagement. Laughter and love will flow with every new prompt read.

23. Jewelry Cleaner Solution

Jewelry cleaning kit for your sister
Photo: Amazon

She's got a new piece of bling on her finger. Help her keep it sparkling with this jewelry cleaning set. It includes not only the solution, but also a brush and polishing cloth for a perfect shine all the time.

24. New Earrings

Pretty earrings engagement gift
Photo: Kendra Scott

You can never go wrong with gifting a new pair of earrings to your special sis. Show her love during this new phase of her life with these classic and girly floral studs. A simple pair of earrings that go with everything and brighten up every look can be well loved for years to come.

25. Travel Tumbler

Cute engagement travel tumbler from Kate Spade
Photo: Kate Spade

Tis' the season for cheesy bridal phrases! Help your sister embrace the fun with this travel tumbler. The cheeky phrasing will definitely put a smile on her face and likely start cute conversations with anyone who sees her drinking from it.

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