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Is your favorite engaged couple ditching a big, in-person event for a ceremony that's streamed online? Just because they’re having a virtual wedding doesn’t mean they’re getting "virtually married". A wedding at a distance is just significant as one in real life—and you'll want to celebrate with them and show your love.
With some of the traditional wedding etiquette off the table, you may be asking yourself what to get the happy couple? Although you may be navigating uncharted territory in this new world, a virtual wedding leaves lots of room for uncommon gifting ideas. From online experiences to gifts that will bring the outdoors in, unique and inspired ideas abound—the possibilities are endless.
Here, the best gifts for a virtual wedding.
The Bouqs Co. Flower Subsciption
Flowers bring a sense of joy, beauty, and abundance to a wedding. Just because the wedding might be virtual, doesn’t mean that flowers aren’t essential! This flower subscription offers flexible plans with blooms sourced from sustainable farms. With three curated collections to choose from, there’s a bouquet for every bride!
Murray's Classic Cheese of the Month Club
The most mouth-watering part of any wedding is definitely the cheese plate! While there might not be a full spread if the wedding is virtual, a mini one is just as enticing. This iconic NYC-based cheese shop sends a monthly sampler of three to four cheeses for a mini cheese spread that the couple can enjoy together.
Rifle Paper "Our Special Day" Photo Book
This customizable book allows you to compile favorite photos into a thoughtful keepsake that’s virtually inspired, but totally tangible. The books are available with a choice of covers designed and illustrated by Rifle Paper Co. This is a keepsake that they will cherish forever!
Zingerman's Customizable 5 Gelato Gift
They won’t be missing the dessert bar as they indulge in these five decadent gelatos from Zingerman’s, a world-famous Michigan deli. This gelato set comes in a variety of heavenly flavors to choose from.
Breville "The Barista Express" Espresso Machine
There’s no need to leave the house to find the perfect latte with this espresso machine from Breville. It makes everything from espressos to cappuccinos and lattes in a matter of minutes— the perfect gift for the coffee-loving couple who’s on the go!
Magnolia Bakery Confetti Cake
Let’s be real—a wedding just isn’t a wedding without a cake. So send them one to enjoy on their special day! This fun confetti cake from iconic, NYC-based Magnolia Bakery can be inscribed with a special message and custom colors.
Terrain Sangria Cocktail Kit
These days, having a fancy signature cocktail at a wedding is a must-have, and these cute kits are the virtual wedding version. These complex, elevated drinks come in a variety of mixes so the couple’s cocktail preference can be as easily matched as they are!
Terrain Variegated Pink Lemon Tree
Just because the theme is virtual doesn’t mean nature can't have a place at the party! This lemon tree comes in a galvanized pot and is filled with abundant green foliage. It sprouts uniquely striped yellow and green lemons that have a sweet pink center— a perfect symbol of love!
Club Bubbly Champagne Only Club
Popping the bubbly is key to any big celebration, but just because the wedding is virtual, doesn’t mean the champagne should run dry. This champagne membership club comes with two bottles and a surprise bonus gift. Purchased as a monthly membership or a one time surprise, this is a gift that will keep the party going!
Jennifer Francis Fillinger Etched Champagne Flutes
Something as unique as a virtual wedding deserves an equally unique gift. These delicate, handmade flutes are crafted using a traditional sand carving technique. Etched with tree trunks—symbolizing the strength of their love—each flute is customized with the couple’s initials and the date of their wedding.
AeroGarden Harvest 360 Indoor Hydroponic Garden
For a pair of green thumbs or a culinary-loving couple, this gift will help them create a kitchen garden (even in the middle of winter!). With a control panel that tells you when to add water or plant food and lights that turn on and off for the hydroponic system, growing herbs couldn’t be easier!