An engagement gift is basically a wedding present you have to pick out before the couple makes a registry. Eek. The ball’s in your court on this one. So if you can’t think beyond the ring holder, here are ten gift ideas for newly engaged couples that they’re bound to love.
A Chic Jewelry Box
Ring holders they have a-plenty. But this elegant piece can multitask.
Monogrammed Travel Jewelry Case
You wouldn’t want the couple to lose their wedding bands in the honeymoon infinity pool, would you?
Clare V. ($75)
Wine Tasting for Two
They’ll need this midway through wedding planning, trust us.
A Happiness Journal
Filled with fun prompts, this diary keeps track of all the happy moments from now until "I do." If the couple does their homework, it will be the sweetest way to reflect on their wedding year.
A Champagne Candle
The real stuff goes too fast.
Jonathan Adler ($42)
A Bright and Cheery Potted Plant
Delivered right to their door, you’re basically handing them a team-building exercise disguised in a pot.
The Sill ($49)
A Custom Illustration
For the ultimate twee couple (and their pup).
An Epic Cake
Can’t make the engagement shindig? Send something everyone can enjoy.
Milk Bar ($51)
Travel Dopp Kits
Ditch the old-school “his and hers” concept, and just pick two bags you think each person would love.
Herschel ($25 each)
Return Address Stamp Gift Box
With all the time you’ll save them on thank-you notes, they'll love you forever.
The Paper Source ($40)