Some of the best gift ideas for parents of the couple getting married include things like:
- Photo books
- Photo quilts or throws
- Photo coasters
- Wedding photos in personalized or engraved frames (like a double heart frame)
- Gift baskets
- A vacation or trip to somewhere fun
- Membership in of-the-month clubs
Following are a few of the more unique gift ideas that parents of the bride or groom might like…
Choose your favorite photo of mom or dad with the bride or groom.
Then, let the professionals carve it into a one-of-a-kind masterpiece.
It comes framed and with a light.
When illuminated, the image magically comes alive!
A proud father will appreciate a sophisticated gift like a pocketwatch.
This pocket watch is stainless steel with a removable 14-inch chain.
You can personalize the inside with your own 5-line message.
You can also engrave the outside of the watch with dad’s initials or a personal message from the bride, groom, or both as a couple.
It’s definitely a gift that he will keep forever!
A parent watching their little one grow up can be difficult for any mother or father. This becomes even more evident on their child’s wedding day.
This photo gift is a precious reminder of the love and memories that parent and child will always share.
Simply choose your favorite photo of the parent next to the bride or groom and turn it into a photo canvas.
The photo will be the background to one of 7 pre-written poems. Or write something special yourself!
This gift brings with it a lot of style.
The genuine black leather case holds dad’s drivers license and credit cards.
The silver metal clip keeps his money securely in place.
You can personalize the money clip by engraving dad’s name or initials and/or the special date.
This Dear Mom wood photo album is a great way to share your moments together while showing her your love and appreciation.
The photo album holds up to 72 photos.
The wooden cover can be personalized. You can choose from 9 different poems, or write your own.
End the poem with a personal closing, signature, and the year.
This afghan is woven with 2-1/2 layers of 100% soft cotton. It comes in shades of soft greens, blues and mauve.
The message on it reads: "A mother holds her children’s hands for a moment but their hearts forever."
It’s the perfect way to let the mother of the bride or groom know how much she means.
You can personalize this afghan with a 2-line message which will appear underneath the verse.
Make dad’s day a little easier with this practical gift for the father of the groom or father of the bride.
It makes a great place for dad to empty his pockets, while keeping things (like loose change, keys, etc.) all in one place in this classy tray.
The try itself is made from genuine leather (in black or tan) and has a soft suede interior.
Dad can even travel with it — just unbutton the corners and pack it until it’s time to use it. Then just button the corners back together!
You can personalize the center of the tray with the recipient’s name or initials.
This sterling silver necklace has an 18-inch chain.
The pearl itself is 8mm white freshwater pearl.
It’s said that from humble beginnings — just as a rough grain of sand — the pearl slowly grows into an object of beauty and simplicity, symbolic of honesty, integrity, prosperity, and wisdom.
Pearls are used to represent the best within us.
This sleek roller-ball pen is made of shimmering nickel-plate, so it will never tarnish like silver.
It has a removable cap that can be personalized with the recipient’s name, or the bride and groom’s name, wedding date, or whatever else you might like it to say!
Mom or dad will definitely be writing in style with this elegant pen.
It also comes in a black velvet pouch.
Make mom or dad proud with the classy photo gift.
The frame itself is made from heavyweight glass and has a gold trim around the spot where the photo goes.
For the space next to the photo, you can choose a pre-written poem or write your own for the mother or father of the bride or groom.
This picture frame also comes with matching clear easel legs for table-top display.
Show mom just how special she is with this heart charm bangle bracelet.
The 3 bracelets come together at the heart charm itself.
Each side of the heart-shaped charm can be engraved.
For example, you might want to engrave one side with "Mom," and put a special message on the other side.
Help your mother travel in style with this carnation pink leather jewelry travel case.
It features a soft, top-quality leather case with a single zippered compartment.
It’s lined with velour and includes a removable ring bar, 2 snap-closure pockets for earrings, and a velcro-attached pouch for necklaces, bracelets and watches.
Make this gift even better by engraving her name on the front.
Pamper mom with this luxurious gift basket.
Some of the items included are:
- Bath confetti, crystals & fizzies
- Shower gel & body wash
- Body scrub, body lotion & body butter
- Hand cream
- Rattan basket
The vase is made of heavyweight glass with an opening for her favorite flower bud.
You can engrave the glass with your own verse, or choose from 7 touching verses already written.
At the end of the verse, you can write your own personalized sentiment with your names or the date of the wedding.
The mother of the bride or groom will love this unique gift.
This kit includes everything she will need for the big day.
Some of the items included are:
- picture frame
- wedding camera
- purse or bra sachet
- choice of cocoa or drink mixer
- personality mints
- wedding tissues