Keepsake Wedding Handkerchiefs for All Your VIPs

Prepare your wedding party for lots and lots of happy tears.
Emily Platt - The Knot E-Commerce Editor
by Emily Platt
Emily Platt - The Knot E-Commerce Editor
Emily Platt
Editor, E-Commerce
  • Emily is a writer and editor who specializes in shopping content
  • Before joining The Knot Worldwide, Emily wrote for Martha Stewart Weddings
  • Emily has a bachelor's degree from Vassar College
Updated May 26, 2020
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Feeling stumped on what to gift your wedding party? Buy everyone a custom handkerchief. Hankies aren't just practical (hello, happy tears)–they make great keepsakes too. Plus, they're fun props for wedding photos. Below, shop some of our favorite personalized handkerchiefs, from a monogrammed handkerchief perfect for your groomsmen to a meaningfully embroidered mother of the bride handkerchief.  

Personalized message handkerchief

Bride Handkerchief

This embroidered handkerchief can be customized for anyone, but we love the idea of writing a heartfelt note to your future bride on it.

The Knot Wedding Shop crocheted border handkerchief in Modern Fairytale Embroidery, $40, TheKnotShop.com

Mr. embroidered handkerchief

Groom Handkerchief

While a personalized handkerchief with a loving message is always a sweet gift, you can also go a simpler route. Consider a custom hankie bearing your spouse's married title and wedding date.

BroiderieStitch new groom handkerchief with date, $23, Etsy.com

Mother of the bride handkerchief

Mother of the Bride Handkerchief

Show Mom how much she means to you with a caring rhyme that honors your lifelong bond.

Lillian Rose mom wedding gift keepsake hankie, $12, Amazon.com

Father of the bride handkerchief

Father of the Bride Handkerchief

Don't forget Dad! This embroidered handkerchief comes perfectly packaged for gifting.

David's Bridal father of the bride handkerchief, $15, DavidsBridal.com

Custom handkerchief for mom

Mother of the Groom Handkerchief

Sometimes a small note says it all. Keep things beautifully concise with this custom handkerchief, ideal for a mother of the groom.  

The Knot Wedding Shop plain with crocheted border handkerchief, $17, TheKnotShop.com

Custom father of the groom handkerchief

Father of the Groom Handkerchief

Now's the perfect time to reflect on how the members of your wedding party have helped you get here. This personalized handkerchief lets Dad know what a great job he's done as your father.

Snugahug father of the groom handkerchief from groom, $22, Amazon.com

Floral embroidered handkerchief

Bridesmaid/Maid of Honor Handkerchief

If your friend's the mushy type, choose a sentimental hankie. If she's more of a jokester, this cheeky wedding handkerchief is bound to make her laugh.

Boldfaced No Ugly Crying handkerchief, $10, BoldfacedGoods.com

Plaid monogrammed handkerchief

Groomsmen/Man of Honor Handkerchief

Matching bridesmaid or groomsmen accessories are never a bad idea. Consider a monogrammed handkerchief for each of the guys (or girls).

Mark & Graham plaid handkerchief, $29, MarkandGraham.com

Flower girl custom handkerchief

Flower Girl Handkerchief

Your littlest attendants may not get the wedding handkerchief hype now, but one day they'll appreciate a momento from their special role. This floral flower girl hankie's just begging to be savored later on.

ThePolkaDottedBee wedding handkerchief for flower girl, from $18, Etsy.com

Personalized ring bearer handkerchief

Ring Bearer Handkerchief

He's got a big job (ahem, ring security) so showing gratitude is a must. This embroidered handkerchief tells him exactly how important his participation is.

NapaEmbroidery personalized handkerchief gift for ring bearer, $23, Etsy.com

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