Whether you’re attending a wedding, bridal shower, or engagement party–or you’re looking for something special for your anniversary–finding the perfect gift for someone you love can feel overwhelming. You want to give them something that shows how much you care, but with so many options out there, it’s hard to know where to start. Fortunately, Brides has teamed up with Minted, our go-to wedding stationery site, to create an exclusive gifting collection that takes the guesswork out of your gift-giving journey.
From a letterpress wedding venue portrait for the happy couple to personalized stationary for wedding guests, we’ve curated an assortment of nuptial-related gifts featuring on-trend styles and classic designs your loved ones are sure to appreciate and adore long after the wedding festivities are over. The best part? Every item in the collection can be personalized in some way, celebrating each milestone leading up to the big day and beyond. You’ll find precious mementos, personalized gifts, and unique keepsakes for the engagement, wedding shower, wedding day, and anniversaries.
Read on for our editors’ favorite gifts from the new Minted + Brides Gifting Collection.
Minted Watercolor Venue Portrait
“There's something so special about taking a photograph from a wedding and making it into a piece of art as a gift. A ceremony snapshot, a photo of the venue, or a portrait of the couple are all lovely options to be transformed into a watercolor print. To make your gift even more special, add the couple's wedding date and location to the bottom of the framed design.” —Gabriella Rello, Editorial Director
Minted Be There Custom Print
“A framed photo is the most thoughtful way to congratulate a newly engaged pair. When you give the couple a snapshot of their favorite memory, they’ll get to relive that blissful moment time and time again. You can even personalize the piece with the duo’s names, their engagement date, and the location. Not to mention, the item comes in a range of versatile hues, which will blend seamlessly into anyone’s home.” —Lilly Blomquist, Editorial Assistant
Minted Letterpress Venue Portrait
“I love how elegant this letterpress gift is. You can select from several color themes to reflect the couple and their style while commemorating the most special place to them.” —Samantha Netkin, Assistant General Manager
Minted First Dance Lyrics Custom Art
“Keep the memory of that first dance alive for years with this sentimental wedding gift. With its minimalist design, it can easily fit into most couple's homes and remind them of the happy celebrations of their wedding day.” —Shelby Wax, Senior Editor
Minted Our Home Photo Pillow
“Let the couple show off their engagement or wedding photos through their home décor with this personalized pillow. Choose their favorite picture and add any text you want from a love quote to the couples names so they can be reminded of this special moment forever.” —Araziel Jackson, Associate Social Media Editor
Minted Sentiment Cards
“Help the couple start their new life together by gifting them a sleek and modern box of customized stationery. This specific design by Sara Hicks Malone is the perfect wedding gift, especially for those with minimalist aesthetics. You can choose from three different colors and four different shapes, for a choice of stationery we're sure the newlyweds will use for years to come.” —Corinne Pierre-Louis, Editor
Minted Custom Filled Map Art
“Say congrats to your newly engaged friends or family members with a gift that memorializes this special time in their lives. I love this map art print from Minted because it's a subtle way to remember their engagement: pick an address, whether that's their home or the specific place they got engaged. It's something they can hang in their future homes forever; the design is fairly minimalistic so it's versatile enough to match different interior styles as their home evolves throughout the years.” —Erika Reals, Associate Fashion Editor
Minted One Perfect Year Custom Photo Art
“If the couple is a fan of vintage-style Polaroids and other analog ways of recording their life together, this is the gift for them. It's a perfect 1st-anniversary gift—I love that it represents 12 moments from each month of their first married year together.” —Kate Donovan, Senior Editor
Minted Painterly Personalized Thank You Cards
“Personalized thank you cards is an engagement gift or wedding gift that the couple will put to use immediately! ” —Jessica Chassin, Senior Social Media Editor
Minted The Press Custom Puzzle
“For the newlywed couple who loves game nights, this personalized puzzle makes the perfect gift. Use one of their engagement photos to celebrate the big day or a snapshot from their wedding for a sentimental anniversary gift. I especially love that a puzzle gives them something fun to do together on their next home date night. Plus, it’s made with high-quality matte paper and clipboard to ensure it lasts you through the years.” —Chloe Caldwell, Commerce Writer