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Wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors
> Wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors

10 May 2017

We always get asked the question …. Do we need to give wedding favours to our guests?! Can we afford to spend the extra money? Do they even get used! These are the dilemmas we find most of our lovely Clients up against when planning the little details of their wedding day. So we wanted to share with you some wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors available here in the UAE!

We really feel that wedding favours not only provide a beautiful keepsake for your friends and family to leave your special day with, it also gives that added bit of colour, style and detail on your wedding tables! It’s a definite yes from us!

Now’s the challenge to source something unique, original and that’s not going to break the bank $$$! Well, we have a selected a few for you from some of the UAE’s most talented small businesses who have created beautiful items that are perfect for adorning your wedding tables.

 

Brownie Blues … A Block of Magic!

Starting with these scrumptious edible wedding favours, who isn’t tempted by a delectable home baked sweet treat! Arva Abbas is the Founder of this UAE company, Brownie Blues. Committed to providing hungry sweet-loving customers with the world’s best brownies. Boxes can be customised and flavours include ferrero rocher, cookies and cream …. need we say more!

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Araqy … Emirati Artisan Chocolatier

For a luxurious chocolate delicacy, try these beautifully packaged artisan chocolates from our second local vendor Araqy. There are so many varieties to choose from you will definitely need to have a tasting session to make your selection! We just love the gift wrapping options, a striking addition to your wedding table décor.

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Chubby Leaves … Dubai based succulent enthusiast

If you’re looking for something a little different for your wedding guests, we have found the perfect option for you! Helen Harper founder of Chubby Leaves bring to the UAE a gift that keeps on giving! A mini potted succulent is an original idea available locally in the region. The wrapping can be customised to match your wedding colour theme and style. Also a wonderful idea for a hand delivered wedding invitation or save the date! The options are endless.

Wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors

 

Sam’s Secrets … Scented soy candles

We couldn’t help but share with you these amazing handmade soy candles brought to you by a local business women Sam Saunders. Her candle range has been specially formulated with natural fragrances that not only smell wonderful but also have a calming effect on the mind and body.  This really is a luxury gift to provide for your wedding guests. The design and packaging is contemporary and fresh offering a bespoke wedding favour option.

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The Party … Delicately Different

Another very unique idea is from the wonderful creative team at The Party. With a constant growing product range, these wooden keys are just one of the many items available from this fab local vendor. They are completely customisable and would be perfect as a name place card and keep sake for your guests. The cute tassels just add a touch of class!

Wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors  Wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors

 

Sugar Moo … You crave we deliver!

Ok, so we do have one more sweet treat option to share with you!! How could we not feature these cute and oh so scrumptious desserts in a jar! Sugar Moo was founded by two UAE residents Raki Phillips and Jawad Yehia. With a desire to have delicious non-traditional desserts with a fun playful spin on home style favourites. With flavours including strawberry trifle in a jar, blueberry lemon in a jar, chia pudding in a jar … the list goes on!

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Scamp – for pets and their people

And last but no means least! A rather different wedding favour option for those animal lovers out there. If you’re looking for something original, cool and very unique we have the ideal choice for you. Brought to you by two animal welfare enthusiasts based here in the UAE. Scamp sources fun, intelligent & innovative accessories from around the world. We just love this edgy and geometric bottle opener available in sleek silver and metallic gold. And these ‘Hoppa’ rabbit candles are really going to delight your guests. With approx. 16 hours of burning time, a perfect favour for guests to take away. We will leave it to you to uncover the surprise inside of the rabbit candle!!

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We hope you found the wedding favours and gifts from lovely local vendors helpful and you can now see what’s available here in the UAE!