Getting married in 2016? Check out these charming and traditional wedding gift ideas for the bride, flowergirls and the happy couple themselves…
For the bride
One of the most traditional wedding gift ideas, and a must-have for every bride, is the silver sixpence. Said to bring good luck and happiness, this 2016 edition is the first silver sixpence to be struck in over 60 years, and he first of Her Majesty the Queen’s reign. The perfect gift from the groom, mother-of-the-bride or bridesmaid at £30, complete with a booklet, certificate and gift card.
For the little ones
The Beatrix Potter range from the Royal Mint is a lovely way to treat your flower girls and pageboys. This classic gift marks the 150th Anniversary of Beatrix Potter, with a 2016 fifty pence piece featuring her best-loved characters. Presented in fold-out packaging inspired by Beatrix’s own illustrations, this would make a lovely keepsake and costs just £10. Available now to pre-order.
For the happy couple
- This photo frame would make a lovely wedding keepsake and contains a silver penny dated 2016, to mark the happy couple’s wedding year. Perfect for displaying a wedding picture after the special day, this timeless frame costs £65, plus free UK delivery.
2. Many couples are now asking for contributions towards their honeymoons rather than traditional gifts, and the next product is perfect! This wedding money wallet will hold your monetary gift, while also doubling as a gift itself featuring a vintage silver sixpence. An extra special touch at £15.
3. Finally, why not mark the couple’s wedding year with a set of the UK’s definitive coins dated 2016? A unique gift marking their wedding year, with space to note all the big-day details at £30.
For more wedding gift ideas and to order yours, visit royalmint.com