Its very common before the toast ends the grooms speech that him and his wife will rise together to give gifts to parents both of the bride and grooms parents, bridesmaids, best men or even people who have took time out and helped make the wedding your perfect special day.

giving of gifts

It’s a really nice way of thanking them individually for there help, being there for you and showing how much they mean to you.

Gifts don’t have to be big or hugely expensive a simple pretty bouquet of flowers is usually the chosen gift for the mother and the new mother in law whilst bridesmaids often receive a necklace or bracelet to thank them and be a reminder of there hard work involved in helping your big day go as planned.

It’s common for the best man to receive cuff-links however it’s totally up to you, gifts can be as personal and unique or as extravagant as you wish.