The Best Bridesmaid Gifts for Summer Weddings

Treat her to a summer necessity that can be used year-round.
by Lauren Kay
Summer bridesmaid gift ideas
Michelle March Photography

Shop our favorite picks for sunny days—and don't worry, even when sweater weather rolls around these gifts can still be used and serve as a fun reminder of those carefree summer days. We won't judge if you snag a couple for yourself!

  1. Summer Scents

    Illume Candles watermint eau de parfum bridesmaid gift

    If it was possible to bottle up the best scents of summer, this is what you'd get. With citrus fruit top notes (lemon oil, lime and grapefruit) balanced out with peppermint leaf and musk, your ladies will be happy to freshen up with this perfume after hitting the dance floor.

    Illume Candles Watermint eau de parfum, $30 for 1.7 oz.,

  2. Statement Jewelry

    Oversized pearl cuff from Baublebar

    Oversize cuffs are perfect for catching the summer sun and showing off your style. We love the edgy-but-feminine vibe this piece gives off.

    Baublebar Pearl Stud cuff, $32,

  3. Chic Slip-Ons

    ​​Soludos ​lime and coconut smoking slipper

    After posing for wedding pictures, your bridesmaids will be so happy to swap their heels for a cute pair of slip-on smoking slippers. We love the lime and coconut embroidery.

    Soludos lime and coconut smoking slipper, $65,

  4. Sunglasses

    Tortoise sunglasses from A.J. Morgan

    Who wouldn't love a pair of sunnies this chic? They even come in white, pink and black too, so there's something for everyone. (And, ahem, check out that price tag!)

    A.J. Morgan Krypton sunglasses, $24,

  5. Monogrammed Phone Protection

    Leather iPhone case with foil monogramming

    There's bound to be a phone drop or two with all those bridesmaid duties—give the gift of no phone screen shatters. Oh, and the monogram is free.

    Mark and Graham Vivid leather iPhone case, $49,

  6. Jewelry Dish

    Fold foil character jewelry dish

    This gold-accented tray is perfect for slipping jewelry on and off while getting ready, and it can be personalized to each of your girls.

    Rosanna Character tray, $15,

  7. Monogrammed Necklace

    Acrylic monogram necklace

    A bold monogram in a fun color is the perfect statement necklace for layering with smaller, more delicate pieces.

    Olive + Piper acrylic bold monogram necklace, $68,

  8. Eyeglass Case

    Parker Thatch padded eyeglass case

    This handmade padded eyeglass case is ideal to protect their sunnies or reading glasses from the unknown contents of a big tote bag.

    Parker Thatch eyeglass case, $38,

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