15 Under-$50 Bridal Shower Gifts Every Bride Will Appreciate

Receiving an invitation to someone's bridal shower is a pretty solid testament of friendship. Not only will you be a part of the actual big day, you're also invited to an intimate gathering to honor the bride-to-be. Presenting her with a gift that signifies your goodwill is only appropriate.
And while guests are expected to bring a token to attend the shower, these are typically separate from the actual wedding present that gets checked off from the registry. This means you'll have the freedom to get the bride-to-be something that's thoughtful, but not necessarily extravagant — the best bet would be homewares that will come in handy in married life. From elegant barware to shower essentials, we've rounded up 15 classy gift ideas — all under $50 — that will make any bride smile.
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A symbolic gift that sends the message of a match made in heaven will go a long way.

Kate Spade New York Two Of A Kind Glasses, $50, available at Nordstrom
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No cocktail-loving couple should be without this luxurious bar tool set.

World Market Marble and Gold Bar Tool Set, $17.98, available at World Market
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The newlyweds will be so thrilled to have their small spaces smell springtime fresh.

Diptyque Figuier Scented Oval, $37, available at Selfridges
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This lovely set of ring dishes will make a great new home for the couple's wedding bands.

Anthropologie His & Hers Ring Dishes, $24, available at Anthropologie
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These hand spun cotton napkins are made by artisans in West Africa — so you'll be bringing a gift that supports a great cause.

Jayson Home Stripe Napkins, $26, available at Jayson Home
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A nice cutting board — customized with the couple's name and wedding date — will make an excellent addition to their kitchen.

WoodPresentStudio Personalized Cutting Board, $22.95, available at Etsy
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Placemats are needed on every dining table. These fishnet ones add a natural, rustic touch.

West Elm Woven Placemat Set, $12, available at West Elm
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This stunning candelabra will add a ton of pizzazz to future anniversary dinners.

Hus & Hem Black and Blum Dinner Loop Candleholder, $24.94, available at Trouva
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Taking a long, romantic bath will be even more enjoyable thanks to these Egyptian cotton towels.

Kassatex Hotel Towels, $29, available at Kassatex
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Good things should come in pairs, like these rich textile cushion covers from India.

Novica Multicolor Cotton Cushion Covers, $33.99, available at Novica
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The bride is going to be making many lifetime memories in the next few weeks. This polished photo frame will display her most cherished moments in style.

Addison Ross Rose Gold and Glass Photo Frame, $25, available at Amara
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Gift your friends an instant bathroom upgrade with this vibrant accessories set.

Sonya Bath Accessories Sets, $34.99, available at Target
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These geometric bookends will take your friend's #shelfies to the next level.

imm Living Ceramic Bookend, $45, available at Burke Decor
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Snuggling on the couch will be that much more enjoyable with this soft throw.

Crate and Barrel Weldon Taupe Throw, $39.95, available at Crate and Barrel
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Napkin rings are a must have for all the dinner parties your friends will host as a married couple. This elaborate design can almost pass for jewelry.

Kim Seybert Flare Napkin Ring, $34, available at Barneys New York
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