Wedding Gift Guide – For the Modern Couple

Americans are waiting longer to get married—myself included! So when the day comes, it’s no surprise most couples already have what they need when moving in together…if they don’t live together already.

Cash is usually a go-to in this situation, but if you to still want to shower the bride or give the couple a gift for the big day, see below for a wedding gift guide for the modern couple.

The Entertaining Couple 

Uptown Bar Cart – This chic and space-saving bar cart is perfect for parties and apartments. If your couple already has a bar cart or you want to go the extra mile, consider adding decor and/or edibles. These boozy and sweet marshmallows in bourbon, honey and Irish cream are sure to delight!

bar cartburbon marshmallows

Go beyond the borning bottle openers and find one that fits their style. 

Nauti couples will love the ship wheel or mermaid bottle opener. Or opt for a more traditional opener to congratulate them on tying the knot.

shipwheel mermaidknot

The Shelf-Sufficient Couple

No matter if they’re bookworms or just need to stock the bookshelf-  your favorite couple will love these topics.



The  Everyday Life Couple

(Aka down-to-earth and slightly messy)

Help your favorite couple keep it together with practical but stylish items like a remote control organizer, Magnetic Key Rack or a stylish basket for storage.




The Cozy Couple

(aka those who like to stay in)



A fluffy Throw in a neutral will go with any home.  Add this stylish wanderlust candle to inspire future trips or a board game or two for the perfect night in.

The eclectic couple

Sometimes the best gifts are ones you know someone would love but wouldn’t buy for themselves. Have fun with your shopping and give the bride & groom something that will always remind me of their favorite wedding guest– you ;).


Still stumped? Check out three unique gift ideas that work for nearly every occasion!

Disclosure: Some links in this post are called “affiliate links,” meaning at no cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and decide to make a purchase which will likely cater to my Starbucks addition. 



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s