When deciding on wedding gifts for groomsmen, creating groomsmen gift boxes yourself makes it easier to match the groomsmen personalities, and they can be made to fit within your budget constraints. In this post, we'll be sharing five ideas for groomsmen gift boxes.
For each theme, there are several possible combinations for any budget. When putting the box together, try to have at least one item as a keepsake for being a part of your big day. For the best man gifts, you can elevate the box choice by adding items.
For more details on groomsmen gift ideas and protocol, visit our Gifts for the Groomsmen post.
This box is for the whiskey enthusiast and can be created for $82 or less. Combine numbers 3 and 5 for a gift box just under $50.
1. Whiskey Sampler, $2+ at Total Wine
You can gift a regular-sized bottle of their favorite whiskey, or if you're unsure of their preference, get 3-4 sample-sizes of different flavors or brands.
2. Whiskey Stones, $9 at Amazon
Whiskey stones will keep their glass chilled without adding dilution to the drink.
3. Custom Decanter Set, $39+ at All Things Etching
A custom decanter set is a perfect memento addition to this box. A secondary and more simplistic option to this would be a personalized flask at $8.
4. Bourbon Balls, $18+ at A Taste of Kentucky
These bourbon balls are a chocolate pecan delight.
5. Tennessee Honey Pecans, $8+ at Amazon
Tennessee honey pecans make a great snack pairing to this box.
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This outdoorsy theme is great for the guy that likes to go camping and can be put together for $130 or less. Try numbers 1 and 2 for a gift of just over $50.
1. Backpack Cooler Chair, $33+ at Love and Luxe Handmade
Add their monogram to this backpack cooler chair that they can take along their next camping trip.
2. Custom Hydration Cup, $23 at CRU Cups Store
These groomsmen tumblers can be custom made to each groomsman.
3. Engraved Pocket Knife, $22+ at Laser Metal Design
This multi-tool is a practical gift for everyday use.
4. Personalized Compass, $37+ at SFdizayn
Each groomsman can have a personal message from you inside these compasses.
5. Outdoor Lighter, $15 at Amazon
They're more likely to get a fire going with this waterproof and rechargeable lighter.
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This box is for the guys that appreciate food and love trying out new recipes at home. It can be put together for $109 or less. Remove numbers 2 and 4 for a price option of $55.
1. Truffle Sea Salt, $16 at Amazon
This gourmet truffle sea salt is sure to elevate any dish.
2. Personalized Apron, $30 at Cre8iv Gifts
A custom apron is practical and thoughtful.
3. Custom Cutting Board, $24 at A Personalized Wedding
A cutting board is a great gift choice for everyday use and a keepsake.
4. Foodie Dice, $24 at Amazon
Foodie Dice are a great way to mix up weekly dinners.
5. Truffle Oil, $15 at Amazon
Truffle oil has an endless amount of uses for any appetite.
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This practical and stress relieving gift box can be created for $89 or less. Opt for number 2 without the ceramic shave cup and skip numbers 3 and 5 for a gift just over $50.
1. Personalized Leather Dopp Kit, $24 at Everly Grayce
A shave kit bag is great for traveling and keeping organized at home.
2. Old Fashioned Shave Set, $40 at Fleegal Farms
Turn their everyday shave into a lavish one with this shave set. The shop also has an option without the ceramic shave cup here for $18.
3. Essential Oils, $10 at Amazon
There are several ways to relax and use essential oils. Throw one of these in each of the boxes, and see if you can match the scent to their personality.
4. Scented Candle, $10 at Vintage Created
These candles come in masculine scents, such as Irish tweed, pipe tobacco, and gunpowder.
5. Shower Steamers, $13 at Frolic Skin Care Co
Shower steamers are a way to enjoy the benefits of a relaxing bath quickly.
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A perfect theme for a winter wedding, and one that can be easily catered to your bridesmaids as well. This box can be made for $98 or less. Skip numbers 4 and 5 for an under $50 box.
1. Custom Hot Cocoa Mug, $16 at Personalization Mall
This mug allows for their name and a personal message on the back.
2. Hot Cocoa, Set of 3 for $40 at Godiva
Hot cocoa is a decadent and tasty gift to go with the mug. This set can be split between 3 gift boxes, each one getting a single canister of hot cocoa.
3. House Slippers, $15 at Amazon
Their feet will be cozy in these slippers.
4. Mini S'Mores Snack, $10 at Dylan's Candy Bar
This mini S'Mores snack is a taste of being fireside without the fire.
5. Monogram Throw Blanket, $43 at Blanket Shop Co
A throw blanket is a warm keepsake they'll have for years to come.
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Box It Up Options
Every great gift theme needs a gift box to match it. Below are some favorite finds that add a personal touch and complete your well thought out present.
For bridesmaid gift box theme ideas, visit our Themes for Bridesmaid Gift Boxes post. If you're looking to do similar themes for both your groomsmen and bridesmaids, the Home Spa/Self-Care, Home Chef/Foodie, and Cozy Winter themes are all great choices.
I hope you enjoyed looking through these gift box ideas and their variety of price combinations. Have groom write a note of gratitude, it doesn't have to be too mushy, and they'll appreciate any gift you choose. Be sure to share your favorite groomsmen gift theme or what you did for your bridal party in the comments below.
Until next time,
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