11 Personalized Wedding Gifts To Impress The Newlyweds

Wedding gifts carry a lot of emotional significance: Expected to stand the test of time, they are the thoughtful reminders of your blessings to the happy couple. To offer your congratulations and communicate your gratitude for being a part of their big day, these presents should feel unique and personal — and symbolize more than a gesture of etiquette. While the options are endless, customizing an item is one of the best way to go if you want to avoid any awkward repetition with another guest.
There are endless online vendors that specialize in personalization — from embroidery to engraving to custom-printing — but not all of them are quality enough to be wedding gifts. Fret not, we've picked 11 of the prettiest, most useful customized goodies that won't spend anytime collecting dust in the attic.
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Chill your celebratory champagne in an ice bucket commemorating the occasion — this stainless steel version from Mark & Graham can be engraved with up to two lines of names, dates, or phrases.

Mark & Graham Stainless Steel Ice Bucket, $149, available at Mark & Graham
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Handmade in North Carolina, this four-cross game will be utilized at family game nights for years to come.

Kasey and Justin Pearson Personalized Hearts Four-Across Game, $75, available at Uncommon Goods
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This acrylic yarn throw feels almost as good as cashmere.

Land's End Colorblock Throw, $26.99, available at Land's End
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Now the happy couple will be able to celebrate their future anniversaries with a commemorative glass of bubbly.

Beau-Coup Personalized Stemless Champagne Flute, $3.95, available at Beau-Coup
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This elegant set of cutlery will come in handy for the cake cutting ceremony at the reception.

Personalization Mall Gold Hammered Engraved Cake Knife & Server Set, $47.99, available at Personalization Mall
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The couple will get tons of use out of these candle holders every holiday season.

Warner's End Personalized Wooden Tealight Candle Holders, $35.64, available at Not On High Street
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If the couple is one of those rare success stories stemming from long-distance love, you can't really find a more befitting gift.

CreativePillow Long Distance Relationship Pillow Cover, $16.95, available at Etsy
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This exquisite plate set has the potential to become a family heirloom.

Mark & Graham Monogrammed Porcelain Dinner Plate, $65, available at Mark & Graham
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Made of combed fibers, these supple towels are sure to become a bathroom staple for the newlyweds.

Bed Bath & Beyond Bath Towel, $24.99, available at Bed Bath & Beyond
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Made of precious olive wood, this cheese board — which can be personalized with heart and wedding date engravings — is a great keepsake for the kitchen.

The Rustic Dish Personalized Wooden Cheese Board, $34.33, available Not On High Street
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These matching aprons are perfect for the couple that lives for Iron Chef and tackling culinary projects together.

Personal Creations Happy Couple Apron Set, $19.99, available at Personal Creations
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