Give your guests a takeaway from your wedding to thank them for travelling so far. Italy offers so many unique gift ideas to choose from, here are the most popular ones from other weddings in Italy.
MADE IN ITALY
Some of the most beautiful handmade ceramics are produced on the Amalfi Coast and they make precious wedding favors to set out at each place setting at your reception. Coasters and toppers for example are light and easy to carry, this company located in Ravello sells them online and ships them to your venue.
Some of the finest Italian wedding favors come straight from the Italian farms where olive oil and wine are produced. The following are local Italian producers you can order your Italy wedding favors from, some even sell online. We recommend ordering and delivering in Italy to save money on shipping and to make sure your delivery is on-time.
Antico Frantoio Doglia is a family-run olive mill located in the hills just outside Florence. The mill’s trees are in one of the largest and oldest olive grove areas surrounding the small village called Impruneta. Their olive oil is cold-pressed and high quality and the two sisters running the company are innovative and enthusiastic. I Pruneti is a larger family-run olive mill that produces a wide assortment of high quality extra virgin olive oil for gourmet consumers. Their packaging is just as sophisticated as their selection of oils including a Grand Cru. Other fine farm products in the area include saffron and Iris bulbs which grow wild in this area of Tuscany called San Polo. Iris bulbs are used to produce French perfumes.
The epic Italian limoncello is a classic favor for weddings in Italy and where else would you want to get some than from the sunny Amalfi Coast town of Sorrento. Giardini di Cataldo’s online shop makes it easy to order and have delivered your favorite flavors of this popular after-dinner liqueur souvenir for your wedding guests.
Homemade jams and fruit-based syrups and vinegars are produced just outside of Rome at il Porcospino farm, all labels are personalized.
Cake designers have opened up a world to all those with a sweet tooth and the sugary treats are just gorgeous!
Marisa at Sugarcups will be happy to personalize your favors based on your Italy wedding colors, theme, or florals. A vast selection of edible wedding favors your guests will enjoy back home to keep savoring the incredible flavors of their Italian experience.
Confetti or Jordan Almonds are a good luck charm tied to Italian favors called ‘bomboniere’. The candy-covered almonds are wrapped in a tulle doily and a little tag with the couple’s names and wedding date is placed inside, then tied to the favor.
Italian wedding tradition has the bride and groom walk around the reception after dinner with a bowl of confetti and spoon out an odd number of confetti into guests’ open hands.For Italian confetti as well as specialty packaging and many other wedding products, check out Martha’s Cottage online store to have your wedding favors shipped locally.