New growth, new life, and new beginnings – that is what Spring is all about. Spring is a fantastic time of year to have a beautiful wedding. Whether you are having a garden-themed wedding or a classic formal event, you must decide on wedding favors to suit your big day. Spring wedding favors come in many varieties, and should be chosen with much care and precision.
Fresh flowers – After a cold winter, the perks of spring blooms is apparent to most people. Though you may plan to decorate with plenty of fresh flowers at your spring wedding, you may also want to send your guests home with their very own bouquets of beauty. Popular flowers at spring weddings are daisies, gardenias, wisteria, daffodils, and wildflowers.
Dragonflies & Butterflies – These two insects practically represent spring all by themselves. Place card holders, cake toppers, and photo frames are all common wedding favors that can easily be found with dragonflies and butterflies. For a tasty and fun spring wedding favor, use butterfly-shaped cookie cutters for colorful gifts to your guests.
Trees – Trees of course! Educate your guests on the subject of trees by providing a potted trees to all who attend your wedding. This can be a very popular wedding favor if your wedding is around Arbor Day, the national day to plant trees. Write notes on each tree with instructions on how to take care of it and replenish the Earth’s dwindling number of trees.
Fruit Bowls – Chiquita banana, anyone? Fruit can provide amazing color to a wedding, especially when tastefully arranged in bowls. This wedding favor can be surprisingly inexpensive, as well as beautiful. Any combination of oranges, lemons, grapes, or apples placed in small glass bowls or vases can be a great cheap wedding favor for spring.
Easter candy – With spring comes a large selection of delicious candy in pastel wrapping. This works out well for anyone planning to use pastels in their wedding. Just place the candies in wedding box favors, favor bags, or small bowls and the presentation is already done for you!
Irish wedding favors - Big fan of St. Patrick’s Day? Irish wedding favors often show up in spring weddings for this reason. Shamrock candles, napkins, soaps, cookies, and shot glasses are all great spring wedding favors that provide lots of luck and greenery to your spring wedding.
Paper fans – Because it might get a little warm at your spring wedding, provide your guests with beautiful paper fans. Cherry blossom paper fans are elegant wedding favors that reflect nature in its simplicity. The blooming of cherry blossoms in spring in Japan is highly celebrated all over the world.