Discover our Top 5 Engagement Gift ideas for 2017
We’ll admit it, finding good engagement gifts for the happy couple can be pretty tricky We’re only a few days away from Valentines Day, and no doubt (for the cheesy ones amongst us) we’ll see some deliriously happy faces (and some sore knees) before the day is over. Your newly engaged friends will have quite a lot to toast so you’ll want to gift them something extra special to match the mood. If, like us, you’re not big on cheese (apart from Hanson’s Magic FM obsession) but more focused on gorgeous, high quality products that will stand the test of time, you’ve come to the right place.
We’ve rounded up our top gift picks that any new bride-to-be is pretty much guaranteed to love. Every one of the products we’ve chosen have been created by independent UK makers – something that’s super close to our hearts – and unique engagement gifts that we would definitely would like to see on our mantelpiece after saying yes to a proposal! From a stunning super-cool handmade ring dish to keep her new sparkler safe, to a blushing bridal clutch bag and our very own ‘Engaged’ bride-to-be gift box. These gifts are all beautiful and affordable for those looking for a small gift or teaming up with other friends to buy as a group gift.
It’s time to say congratulations, in a cool and creative way. Take a look at our top 5 unique engagement gift ideas.
Personalised ’Engaged’ Gift Box by Hanson & Hopewell
Amazing news. Your best friend’s just got engaged. The bubbles are already on tap, but what the hell do you buy someone who’s at the very start of their wedding journey? The Hanson & Hopewell ‘Engaged’ gift box has it all, from a lovely ‘bride’ printed bag, a handmade ring cone to keep her new rock super safe, as well as a custom-designed notebook to put all of her initial wedding ideas in one place. All beautifully packaged in a custom-designed keepsake box, a personalised greeting card and a dusting of natural handpicked wildflower confetti. A perfect engagement gift that she’ll treasure forever.
Ring dish by Fox & Lilly
This beautiful ring dish has been lovingly created and hand painted by Fox & Lilly, an independent maker based in the Lancashire countryside. We love the fact that all the materials she uses are sourced from British suppliers and British manufacturers. But we love even more how stunning our engagement rings look within it. A perfect engagement gift so you’re your bride-to-be can keep her brand new sparkler safe and sound!
‘I do’ clutch bag by Alphabet bags
There’s nothing that symbolises the moment she says yes with a gorgeous keepsake bag to remind her to say ‘I do’ on her future wedding day. This natural canvas pouch by Alphabet Bags is the perfect engagement gift for the bride-to-be. It’s a lovely keepsake, with ‘I do’ printed in dusky fuschia italics accompanied by a beautiful golden zip. Alphabet Bags was born by Lucas & Hayley in their spare room in East Dulwich as a result of their shared love of typography, the alphabet and simple totes, though Saffron Walden is now the place that they call home.
Town Talk Ring ‘Exquisite Jewel Sparkle Pot’
Your friend now has the most beautiful engagement ring on her finger and Town Talk’s Exquisite Jewel Sparkle Pot is the flawless solution to keep that sparkler Instagram ready. Town Talk have been creating high quality polishes and cleaners that bring a radiant sparkle to precious metals, rare stones and fine jewellery in Lancashire for over 100 years. They also have the stamp of approval from the National Association of Jewellers, so this Town Talk Exquisite Jewel Sparkle Pot is sure to keep her very own ‘sparkler’ radiant.
Wedding planner notebook by Hanson & Hopewell
Any girl who’s just got engaged has lots of fabulous ideas for her future wedding. Help her capture all of her thoughts in a lasting memento of events using our very own H&H custom-designed notebook beautifully printed on luxurious paper.
Need even more gift ideas? Take a look at all of our beautiful engagement gift boxes.