Wedding Keepsake Ideas to Always Remind You of Your Big Day

Updated 02/01/16

Michelle Gardella Photography

Of course you've made sure your photographer took hundreds (okay, thousands) of snapshots of your big day, but trust us — you can only frame so many wedding photos! Instead, we suggest stashing away some extra special wedding mementos to help you remember every wedding day detail for years to come.

Sprinkling some special trinkets and keepsakes around your home — like these ultra-unique finds — is a guaranteed way to bring back that flood of sweet sentiments and emotions with every glance. Not to mention, the functionality of many of these mementos is a pretty cool plus. Here are some of our favorite wedding keepsake ideas.

Photo: Jarren Vink

Decoupage Tray

Because your save-the-date (or invite) would look crazy cute on an end table. (Custom tray, starting at $178, Kaas Glassworks; Save-the-date design, $450, Stephanie Fishwick Calligraphy)

Photo: Logan Cole

Wedding Album

This linen-covered book opens completely, to 180 degrees, making flipping through it (everyday, of course) just too easy. ("Layflat" photo album, starting at $119, Artifact Uprising)

Photo: Jarren Vink

Personalized Platter

Design your new family crest (or have your stationer do it), then send it to Zazzle to have it emblazoned on this party-ready piece. *(Porcelain coupe platter, $65, Zazzle; Custom crest, starting at $400, Rachel Rogers Design) *

Photo: Courtesy of Lettermade

Monogrammed Napkins

Use them at the head table now and pull them out for dinner parties later. You'll remember your wedding dinner with every bite. ("Laurel" dinner napkins, $130 for four, Lettermade)

Copyright: Eric A. Zepeda

Photo: Courtesy of Mark & Graham

Engraved Cuffs

Rock a bracelet etched with your names, your wedding date, or a meaningful message. ("Ciela" cuffs, $179 each, Mark & Graham)

Photo: Jarren Vink

Custom Wine Boxes

Stash vintage bottles for celebrations to come. Just imagine pulling out a bottle of your wedding night wine come your first anniversary... ("Classic Trio" anniversary wine box, $99, Artificer Wood Works)

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