Photo: Max Wanger
Sure, matchbooks have become a popular go-to wedding favor, but there's more to these clever versions than meets the eye. Here are some of our favorite takes on this classic idea.
DIY Personalized Matchbooks (above): Check out this easy tutorial to learn how to make these simple kraft-paper matchbooks to pass out as favors at your nuptials.
Photo: Jimena RoqueroPhotography
Book Cover Matchbooks: Such a clever favor idea for a pair of book lovers: matchbooks designed to look like your favorite novel or paperback.
Photo: Annie McElwain Photography
Vintage Matchbooks: This couple combed through flea markets and antique shops to find a matchbook that suited each individual guest; the vintage matchbooks were then used as escort cards.
Photo: Patricia Lyons
Matchbox Escort Cards: Guests slid oversized matchboxes open to reveal their reception seating assignment.
Photo: The Lettered Olive
Wedding Favor: A matchbox personalized with a photo, paired with a scented candle, makes for a lovely take-home wedding favor.
Sparklers Send-Off: Have guests send off the newlyweds in style with sparklers and take-home matchboxes to light the spark.