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15 Creative DIY Wedding Favors Your Guests Will Cherish Forever

by Aubrey Bach
DIY candle wedding favor

Are you looking for creative DIY wedding favors that will knock your guests’ socks off? Well, you’re in luck because we’ve scoured the planet and found 15 of the greatest DIY wedding favors ever. We’ve even categorized them as follows: 1) Edible Favors, 2) Drinkable Favors, 3) Green Thumb Favors, 4) Fragrant Favors, and, last but not least, 5) Sentimental Favors. The best part is that you can make each one yourself! Check out the wedding favors that made our list and prepare to be seriously inspired.


Let’s face it – everybody likes a snack. So giving your guests one last treat as a special thank-you for attending your wedding is always a good idea. Edible favors are especially good if you are known for your skills in the kitchen, or just your love of food. Whether you choose something sweet or savory, your guests are sure to appreciate something delicious.

“BREAKFAST IS ON US” Jam + Biscuit Wedding Favors

jam and biscuit wedding favor

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DIY Rosemary Infused Olive Oil Wedding Favors

infused olive oil wedding favor

Photo credit: Brides Magazine UK

“THANKS FOR POPPING BY” Popcorn Wedding Favors

DIY Popcorn wedding favor

Photo credit: Evermine


We’re totally in love with these special sips. Giving away a favor guests can drink means they’ll continue toasting your new marriage long after the speeches are done.

Hot Cocoa + Campfire S’mores Wedding Favors

hot cocoa wedding favor

Photo credit: Green Wedding Shoes

Mason Jar Mini Cocktail Wedding Favors

DIY Mason Jar Wedding Favor

Photo credit: Something Turquoise

“WE BLOODY LOVE YOU” Bloody Mary Mason Jar Wedding Favor

Bloody Mary Wedding Favor

Photo credit: Something Turquoise


After the wedding, your love will continue to grow, and so will these adorable favors. Embrace the obvious metaphor with a tiny gift that will make your guests’ houses more beautiful and remind them of the good time they had at your wedding for years to come.

“ALL THINGS GROW WITH LOVE” Succulent Wedding Favors

DIY Succulent Wedding Favor

Photo credit: Smarty Had a Party

“TAKE ONE AND WATCH LOVE GROW” Seed Packet Wedding Favors

Potted Herb Wedding Favor

potted herbs wedding favor

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Help your guests unwind after the wedding is over with these sweet-smelling wedding favors.

DIY Mason Jar Candle Wedding Favors

DIY candle wedding favor

Photo credit: Evermine

DIY Handmade Soap Wedding Favors

DIY soap wedding favor

Photo credit: PopSugar

DIY Non-Toxic Bath Salt Bomb Wedding Favors

DIY bath bomb wedding favor

Photo credit: Sugar and Charm


Mini DIY Polaroid Magnets

Mini polaroid magnet wedding favor

Photo credit: PopSugar

Coffee + Personalized Mug Wedding Favor

Coffee mug wedding favor

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Custom Playlist Wedding Favors

personalized playlist wedding favor

Photo credit: Green Wedding Shoes


What are some of your favorite DIY favors that you’ve received as a wedding guest? Share your fave favor in the comments section below or join the conversation happening on Facebook and Twitter.

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