22 Engagement Party Favor Ideas That You Can Shop on the Spot
Your engagement party is the first of many wedding festivities your loved ones will attend. Show them your appreciation early—and make them extra excited for all to come—by handing out engagement party favors. Don't worry though, small gifts for your guests don't have to be expensive to be thoughtful—and we can prove it. Whether you're throwing a casual brunch or an elegant dinner, your friends and family will love one of these engagement party favor ideas (and some even double as decor, so you'll love them too). From edible surprises to personalized favors, here are some memorable engagement party souvenirs that won't break the bank.
1. Gold Hashtag Bottle Openers
Planning to create a wedding hashtag? Why not share it ASAP? Use these cute bottle openers to spread the word. That way, you'll get to see pictures from your entire wedding journey—from the engagement party to the big day—all in one place. Each favor comes packaged with a personalized card that says, "tag along with us." All you have to do is add your custom phrase.
2. Magnetic Picture Frames
These magnet picture frames are doubly practical. Guests can use them to display photos and hang important mail—including your future wedding invitations. They come in sets of 10 with three sizes and color options to choose from.
3. EngageMINT Favor Stickers
If there's one thing that comes in handy at any social gathering, it's breath mints. Stock your guests with Tic Tacs personalized with these custom labels. They display your names alongside an appropriate pun: "engage-mint."
4. "Popped the Question" Favor Labels
Looking for an edible favor with a little more crunch? Stock up on bags of popcorn for when your guests get snacky. Then, decorate each bag with these cute stickers that tell everyone who popped the question and who said "yes!"
5. Personalized Champagne Flutes
Make sure your guests are prepared to toast your engagement with these personalized champagne flute party favors. You can choose from dozens of logos to be printed on the glass, from "sip, sip, hooray" to "pop the bubbly." You can also add your names.
6. Heart-Shaped Wine Stoppers
Send guests home with these heart-shaped bottle stoppers so they can keep the wine (and love) flowing even when there are fewer drinks to fill. They come with festive drawstring gift bags for pretty presentation and are sold in sets of 50 so you'll have plenty to go around.
7. Wedding Cake-Flavored Cookies
While it's a little early to indulge in a wedding cake, wedding cake-flavored cookies are more than okay. These celebratory cookies from Cheryl's come in sets of 24 individually wrapped confections with 12 heart-shaped vanilla cookies and 12 circular wedding cake cookies all topped with buttercream frosting. Guests will love grabbing one (or two) of these sweet treats.
8. "We're So Engaged" Candles
Here's an engagement party favor for guests that'll get plenty of use between now and the big day. Every time they light these personalized candles—which you can order gift-wrapped with matches for an additional cost—they'll be reminded of your upcoming nuptials. Choose from over a dozen scents, including Champagne+Strawberry and Bouquet.
9. Custom Matchboxes
Give guests these practical engagement party favors to spark their excitement for all to come. These retro matchboxes read "the perfect match" and are personalized with your names and an optional date. They're sold in sets of 50 for an extra-affordable party favor option.
10. Personalized Glass Coasters
These coaster favors for your engagement party can double as table decor if you're hosting a celebratory meal. Put one at each guest's place setting to hold their drink—just make sure you let them know they can take them home afterward. Simply choose a text color that matches your event theme and a fun logo design, like "true love."
11. Diamond Ring Napkin Bands
Here's a humorous idea for engagement party favors. Scatter faux diamond rings on tables, use them as cupcake toppers or wrap one around each guest's napkin—now, everyone has a little bling to mark the momentous occasion. They come in gold, rose gold or silver and are sold in sets of 72—talk about a bulk buy!
12. Dried Flower Bouquet Magnets
Planning a garden wedding? Allude to the theme with these unique engagement party favors. The mini bouquets of real dried flowers double as magnets (perfect to hold your save-the-dates once they're shipped out) and are personalized with your names on craft paper tags. Match the flower color to the party aesthetic, or prop an assortment on a magnetic easel, as one reviewer did, so guests can have their pick.
13. Custom Shot Glasses
First comes a proposal, then comes a party! If your friends and family like to have fun, give everyone 21+ a shot glass (and a shot) to kick off the wedding festivities. Chose ink colors that match your decor and a cheeky logo, like "drunk in love."
14. "Two Less Fish in the Sea" Candy Bags
If you're hosting a waterfront engagement party or simply love a nautical theme, complete the bash with this candy favor idea. These treat packs are labeled with "two less fish in the sea" stickers customized with your names and proposal date. Fill them with your choice of candy, though we suggest Swedish Fish.
15. Tea Engagement Favors
Calling all Bridgerton fans! If your love compares to Daphne and Simon's or Kate and Anthony's, announce your engagement with these vintage jars of loose-leaf tea. They can be finished with twine and a tag personalized with a short phrase and your engagement details. Go the extra mile and include them in engagement party gift bags with some honey and a biscuit.
16. "Meant to Bee" Honey Jars
Speaking of honey, here are some jars of the sweet stuff to personalize with custom labels. They even come with dippers and bumble bee charms that you can attach to the lids with some twine. Now there's an engagement party gift for guests that they'll really look forward to using.
17. Personalized Playing Cards
If you've invited kids to your engagement party, make sure they're entertained by handing out playing cards as party favors. The adorable packaging jokes, "all in;" meanwhile, each card is adorned with hearts. (Psst: Adults will love these too.)
18. Can Cooler Engagement Favors
Planning a backyard BBQ to celebrate your engagement with loved ones? Make sure everyone's drink stays cool with these can koozies. They say, "cheers to love, laughter, and happily ever after" and come in four different colors.
19. Custom M&M'S
One of the coolest personalized engagement party favors has to be custom M&M'S. Design your own chocolates—you can choose the color and logo on the candy—then have them packaged in these cute little "love" tins. We highly recommend ordering extras as guests will devour these.
20. Flower Seed Packets
Hand out these cute seed packets to your engagement party guests so they can count down to the wedding with a little garden. By the time the big day rolls around, they'll have gorgeous wildflowers blooming. Each seed packet reads, "let love grow" and is personalized with your names and engagement date. You could even display them in small ceramic pots like in the picture.
21. Coffee Bean Engagement Favors
Here's an engagement party gift idea that'll go perfectly with your celebratory brunch: coffee! Fill these cute bags— printed with the phrase "the perfect blend"—with you and your S.O.'s favorite beans. Or, if you're not up for DIY engagement party favors, have the seller fill each with 2.5 ounces of Ellis Premium Ground Coffee.
22. Personalized Party Sunglasses
Here's to warm, sunny weather at your outdoor engagement party and favors that'll come in clutch for your guests. These sunglasses come in dozens of colors with three different lens options. Best of all, the arms can be personalized with your guests' names so you could even use them as place cards.