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20 Bridesmaid Gifts

From Rustically Engraved Jewelry to Seasonally Suave Sweets

— April 10, 2012 — Lifestyle
Although monogrammed slippers may seem thoughtful at the time, there are much more fashionable and unique ways to thank your wedding party with these bridesmaid gifts. The first way to keep your bridesmaids happy is to keep their dresses budget appropriate and flattering. Don't assume everyone will look good in that purple taffeta halter dress: offering choice and individual styles is never a bad thing. There are also services that allow bridesmaids to trade in their dresses afterwards to avoid them collecting dust in their closets.

You can also consider giving coordinating accessories that will match their bridesmaid outfit. Their toes will be thanking you when you present matching sequin Toms instead of five-inch stilettos.

Another way to thank your bridesmaids is to treat them to a luxe spa treatment. What better way to unwind than with designer chocolates, alcoholic treats and pampered toes. For the more Beverly Hills appropriate version, add a little botox to the mix.
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Cute Cutlery-Infused Jewelry
Cute Cutlery-Infused Jewelry
The Sheref 'After ParTEA' Collection Merges Dining with Design
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Beauty Sample Subscriptions
Beauty Sample Subscriptions
The Birchbox Haute Box Bridges Online and In-Store Shopping
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Virtual Wedding Attendees
Virtual Wedding Attendees
The iPad Bridesmaid Remotely Performs Her Wedding Duties
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Pretty Petal-Inspired Jewelry
Pretty Petal-Inspired Jewelry
Karina Hunnerup's 9 Leaves Left Collection is Delicate and Organic
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Formal Crime Fighting Accessories
Formal Crime Fighting Accessories
These Superman Cape Cufflinks Will Make You Dapper & Geeky
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Eco-Conscious Sundresses
Eco-Conscious Sundresses
Worldstock Sells Fair Trade Goods, Giving 60-70% of Profits to Artisans
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Crafty Code Jewelry
Crafty Code Jewelry
These HTML Earrings from Etsy User 'Nicholasandfelice' are Fun
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Love-Driven Jewelry
Love-Driven Jewelry
Kansas City's 'The Sonya Mikuls Beadery' One-Of-A-Kind Designs
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Rustically Engraved Jewelry
Rustically Engraved Jewelry
The Erica Weiner Sweetheart Necklaces are From the '70s
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Seasonally Suave Sweets
Seasonally Suave Sweets
Make Your Yule Cool with Festive Treats From 'Compartes Chocolatier'
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Botox Parties for Bridesmaids
Botox Parties for Bridesmaids
Ensure A Wrinkle-Free Wedding
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Jewelry-Inspired Timepieces
Jewelry-Inspired Timepieces
La Mer Collections Creates Watches Made with Love
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Budget Bridal Party Dresses
Budget Bridal Party Dresses
White by Vera Wang Bridesmaids Collection is Simple and Sophisticated
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Wonder Woman-Themed Jewelry
Wonder Woman-Themed Jewelry
The Piana AW12/13 Virtus Set is Superwoman-esque
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Meaningful Jewelry Mementos
Meaningful Jewelry Mementos
'Penelope Poet' Wants to Break the Chain of Poverty
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Working Girl's Survival Kit
Working Girl's Survival Kit
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Personalized Fascinators
Personalized Fascinators
Vintage-Inspired Headpieces by YJDesign Are Custom-Fit to Your Face
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Fish Roe Fingernails
Fish Roe Fingernails
The Ciaté ‘Caviar Manicure' is a Delectible Masterpiece
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Tribal Friendship Jewelry
Tribal Friendship Jewelry
Biko Puts a New Twist on an Old Classic
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Personalized Wine Glasses
Personalized Wine Glasses
Bridal Party Glasses Feature Cartoons of Your Wedding Party
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