10 gift ideas to give your soon-to-be bridesmaids

Before you start researching wedding dresses, there’s another important question that needs asking. With more brides-to-be deciding to pop the question to their bridesmaids in fun and creative ways, a thoughtful gift will always sweeten the deal. Whether you’re keeping it simple with matching jewellery or pyjamas, or picking a personal present for each member of your bridal party, we’ve collated our top bridesmaid gift ideas to present to your wedding VIPs.

A beaded clutch

A beaded clutch bag is a stylish and practical gift they can use on your big day and also to dress up their wedding guest outfit at other nuptials over wedding season. In an opulent pearl finish, this luxe clutch will keep all their essentials accessible during the ceremony, including extra tissues for the 'I do’s and sunglasses if the weather pulls through. For an extra finishing touch, pop a ‘Will you be my bridesmaid?’ note in the inside pocket.

A floral vase

Bridesmaids are a crucial part of the wedding preparations. From the getting-ready process to emotional support throghout the day, they’ll be by your side. A vase is a great gift to give when asking that all-important question, and you can fill it with their favourite flowers for a personalised touch. This bud vase set can be used long after the occasion – and don’t forget to remind them to take home some wedding flowers for a floral momento.

A pair of earrings

Jewellery is a precious keepsake gift, and this pair of drop earrings can be worn on the day and beyond. A statement design to remind them of the moment they became a bridesmaid, get each of your bridal party a matching pair, or choose earrings that reflect each of their personal styles.

A claw clip

Stylish hair accessories are always a win. Practical and pretty, get each of your bridesmaids a matching set of claw clips to wear for the big day, or to pin their hair back while they’re getting ready. This pair has a subtle marbled texture that suits most wedding colour palettes, and will make taming your locks a breeze.

A pyjama set

Matching bridal party pyjamas are a must-have. Super-sleek and soft, wear this pink feathered set on the morning of the wedding to make getting ready all the more luxurious. This stylish set will be enjoyed by your bridesmaids long after the all-important big-day preparations.

A photo frame

Thank them in advance for their support and friendship on the big day with a special photo frame. Fill each gift with a personal momento unique to your individual bridesmaids for an extra-thoughtful touch, from group shots to trip tickets or childhood snaps.

A pendant necklace

A special piece of jewellery is a super-effective choice of bridesmaid gift that they can wear during all of the special times leading up to the day. In a shiny gold finish, this pendant necklace suspends a palm tree charm for a tropical feel – a nice touch if you’re headed somewhere sunny for your hen do or ceremony.

A jewellery box

In a compact, zipped design, this travel jewellery box will make it super easy for your bridal crew to pack up their favourite pieces for your wedding day or hen do. Simply gift as is, or fill with a special piece of gold jewellery to mark the ocassion. Pick from a collection of styles and sizes to find the perfect fit.

Champagne flutes

Popping open a bottle of bubbly while you’re getting ready? Give each of your bridesmaids a matching champagne flute so you can cheers in style. As well as coming in an easy-to-gift OB box, they’ll be reminded of your special day every time they raise a glass in this starry glassware set.