The Best Vow Books to Inspire You and Your Partner to Start Writing Them Already

We found 23 beautiful journals worthy of your wedding vows.
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Naoimh O'Hare - The Knot Associate Commerce Editor
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Naoimh O'Hare
Naoimh O'Hare - The Knot Associate Commerce Editor
Naoimh O'Hare
Associate Commerce Editor
  • Naoimh writes articles for The Knot Worldwide, specializing in shoppable roundups from gift guides to wedding fashion
  • Before working on editorial content, Naoimh wrote storefront descriptions for some of The Knot Worldwide's many wedding vendors
  • Naoimh studied creative writing at the National University of Ireland, Galway
Updated Sep 08, 2020
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Writing your own wedding vows is a beautiful way of telling your S.O. exactly how you feel—but that can be easier said than done. Facing some serious writer's block? A good vow book may be just what you need to finally get the wheels turning. Not only are these pocket-size journals perfect for hanging onto during the ceremony (don't you always feel less nervous when your hands are doing something?), but they also serve as a special memento for many years to come.

Not sure where to buy vow books? We've got you covered. We rounded up the top wedding vow books from Etsy, Amazon and beyond. Our favorites range from suave leather-bound pages to colorful floral-print keepsakes. Go ahead and pick a matching set or opt for separate designs that show off your individual styles.

I do wedding vow books

These minimalist "I do" pocket notebooks are the perfect place to express your innermost feelings for each other. With your names embossed beautifully on the covers, you'll know exactly which one to grab in the hustle and bustle of the big day.

The Knot Shop personalized vow pocket notebooks in I Do, $20 each, TheKnotShop.com

Vintage mint green vow books

Is your wedding theme inspired by all things vintage? This adorable set of vow books boasts antique elegance, lovingly handmade and topped off with a satin bow.

The Ambrosia Rabbit limited edition mint green vow books, $45 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Best Day Ever vow booklets

Etsy is chock full of gorgeous vow books for all kinds of celebrations. If you're planning a spring wedding or summer soiree, we've found your match. Celebrate your "Best Day Ever" in style with this bright and colorful set.

Paper Peach Shop Best Day Ever wedding vow books, from $24 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Velvet vow books for wedding ceremony

Special occasions like this don't roll around too often. Go all out for your wedding ceremony with a set of decadent velvet vow books. Bonus: They come in a range of colors to suit the theme of your festivities.

Bark & Berry velvet wedding vow books, from $95 each, Etsy.com

His and hers vow books

These lovely pocket journals certainly won't look out of place at the altar. You and your partner can choose between "His" and "Her" vow books with your name and wedding date printed in gold below.

The Knot Shop personalized charcoal gray vow pocket notebooks, $20 each, TheKnotShop.com

Leather wedding vow book

Your lifelong promises to your partner will feel all the more special between the covers of a luxurious leather vow book. Make it even more personal by adding your name and wedding date.

Ox & Pine personalized leather wedding vow book, from $20, Etsy.com

Marble-effect vow book with photo

This personalized journal has a stylish marble effect, giving your vows a sophisticated edge. Add a photo of you and your sweetheart along with your wedding date to make your vow book a gorgeous keepsake.

Shutterfly Marbled Love 5x8 notebook, $19, Shutterfly.com

Wooden wedding vow books

Planning a rustic wedding? Make sure your vow books fit the bill with these unique wooden booklets. They'll be engraved with your names and wedding date for an extra-special memento.

Red Berry Guest Books personalized wooden wedding vow books, $35 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Pair of handmade vow books

Get your creativity flowing with a quote to inspire beautiful wedding vows. These bespoke booklets look the part for a whimsical event.

Party Sprinkles Co. rustic personalized wedding vow book, $20, Etsy.com

Elegant set of vow books

This set of wedding vow books from Amazon feels stylish and sophisticated. With a neutral color palette and romantic floral design, they work for weddings all year round.

Lily and Val vow book set, $15 for a set of 2, Amazon.com

Adventure Awaits journal for wedding vows

You're about to begin one of your life's greatest adventures. Commemorate the moment with a wedding vow book you can keep for years to come. With 80 pages, there's plenty of room to write your vows and start planning your next chapter together.

Personalization Mall Adventure Awaits personalized charcoal writing journal, $25, PersonalizationMall.com

Bride and groom vow books

If brown paper packages tied up with strings are one of your favorite things, these wedding vow books won't disappoint. Your names and wedding date in a cute font adds the finishing touches to this charming design.

Blanco Canvas personalized Bride and Groom vow booklets, $24 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Colorful pair of vow books

Add a splash of color to your special day by choosing vow books that stand out. This gorgeous pair comes in a variety of shades to suit your wedding theme.

Blush Paper Co. gold foil wedding vow books, $28 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Love vow book

What better place to write your promises to each other than this journal adorned with "love" over and over? This hardcover vow book will keep your secrets safe until the big day. Even better, the built-in tassel bookmark means you won't lose your place.

Kate Spade New York I Do journal, $18, Bloomingdales.com

Floral vow books

Exchanging vows is a memorable and emotional part of the big day. These floral vow books are a lovely place to start planning exactly what you want to say in that moment.

Warwick Sunday customized floral wedding vow books, from $26 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Letterpress wedding vow booklets

Here's another option from our list of gorgeous Etsy vow books. These antique-style booklets feature letterpress printing and deckled edges. Once you fill them with heartfelt words, they'll have style and substance.

in Loft Calligraphy letterpress deckled edge off-white handmade paper wedding vow books, from $30 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Set of vow books and journals

This thoughtful set of wedding vow books from Amazon also comes with two "Reasons I Want to Marry You" journals. It'll be twice as fun filling them out, and just as heartfelt.

AVOCADO GOODS wedding vow books and Reasons I Want to Marry You booklets, $16 for a set of 4, Amazon.com

Vows to my husband and wife books

Your love for each other deserves to be documented somewhere special, and there are plenty of handmade vow books on Etsy perfect for writing your promises in. This elegant set ties everything together with a big, romantic bow. You also have a range of wording options to suit your specific relationship.

Calligraphy by Michelle T handmade vow books with silk ribbon, $30 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Star-themed wedding vow book

Unique journals make some of the best vow books. This one has a meaningful message on the cover—the perfect inspiration for writing your vows. Whether you're planning a celestial celebration or simply believe it was "written in the stars," this hardcover vow book is a great place to start.

Paper Source It Is Written in the Stars journal, $13, PaperSource.com

Mountain-themed vow books

Planning an outdoor wedding? These mountain-themed vow books are a fitting tribute to your romantic adventure.

Luna Paper Company mountain wedding vow books, from $35 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Sophisticated leather journal

This sophisticated journal is an excellent pick for the minimalist newlywed-to-be. Stylishly understated, it's what's on the inside of this sleek leather vow book that counts most. (Hint: Buy it in navy for your something blue on the big day).

ROYCE New York contemporary leather journal in Navy Blue, $50, SaksFifthAvenue.com

Promises vow books

Whether you're renewing your vows or making this commitment to each other for the first time, these personalized booklets invite you and your partner to share heartfelt promises.

Warwick Sunday personalized his and hers vow books, from $26 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

Green and blue vow books

These hardcover vow books come in gorgeous hues of ocean blue and olive green. If you and your sweetheart can't decide on a color, not to worry! Simply mix and match the two.

Seniman Calligraphy wedding vow books with gold foil press, $40 for a set of 2, Etsy.com

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