Using candy and edible wedding favors is the time tested wedding favor choice. Edible favors are inexpensive and it is easy to customize the favors to make them exclusively yours. Years ago, bridal showers, and wedding receptions always included a dainty candy mint filled paper favor. Now the vast selection of already prepared candy and edible favors, boxes and containers, along with an endless variety of goodies insures that your favors will be unique.
As already stated, candy wedding favors are a traditional favorite. Boxes and containers are available in any style, color, and price range imaginable. You can pick your favor containers to accent your wedding theme. It is easy to have your own custom wedding favors. Candy favors can be tiny heart shaped mints, Jordan almonds, fancy chocolate truffles, or something like custom colored jelly beans or M&Ms. Some wedding favor mints come already packaged in their own little tins. These reusable tin boxes make excellent breath mint containers or tiny jewelry boxes.
And there are thousands of other treats that make wonderful wedding favors. Pieces of wedding cake to take home in lovely boxes are another traditional wedding favor idea. A lot of couples are giving their guests gourmet coffee wedding favors, and premium nuts are always a great wedding favor. An olive oil cruet is a thoughtful gift that your guests will use in the kitchen for years to come. They will always think of your wedding when they splash olive oil in their cooking pans.
With prepackaged edible wedding favors, freshness is assured. If you are creating your own custom wedding favors with your own special mix of favor boxes and goodies you will want to make sure the candy, nuts, cake, or other food is fresh. It might be fun for the bridesmaids to have a little party to assemble the candy or edible favors the night before the wedding while the guys are having their bachelor party. The wedding favor party will be fun and help your get some of the work done.