Three friends engaged in one month? Nine weddings on the horizon this year? It’s not just you…. when it rains, it literally pours in this wedding world of ours. Each friend’s exciting news and big day is worth celebrating, but it doesn’t stop our bank accounts from crying for help. Lucky for your wallet, we’ve rounded up 20 thoughtful engagement gifts under $20. From mugs to planning tools, you’re sure to find something to make all your newly-engaged friends smile.
Engagement gifts under $20
Engagement T-Shirt – This t-shirt is available in so many colors and in both women’s and men’s sizing. We looooove it!
First Christmas Engaged Ornament – Is there anything more festive than hanging a new ornament on your Christmas tree? This one will bring back memories during decorating every upcoming year.
We Decided On Forever Frame – The perfect place for the soon-to-be married couple can keep an engagement or wedding photograph. They’re sure to cherish this frame and keep it on display for the years to come.
Happily Ever After Pillowcase – There’s nothing more “home-y” than new decorative pillows, and we love this one. It’s perfect for any newly engaged couple who are in stage 1 of, “happily ever after.”
Books – When your eyes need a break from scrolling through Pinterest for hours on end but the wedding planning never stops, wedding planning books are the perfect resource for creating the wedding of your dreams. Some of our favorites are Equally Wed, Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married, and Marriage-ology.
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Vow books – Whether you’re jotting down thoughts to get ready for the big day or writing the final copy to read during the ceremony, custom vow books make the perfect special place to write those lifelong commitments and keep them forever.
Wine Bottle Labels – Every celebration is made better with wine. And what’s better than wine? Wine bottles that are customized to your occasion!
One Pan, Two Plates Cookbook – 100% our favorite cookbook, and perfect for two souls becoming one!
Future Bride/Future Groom Sash – Engagement rings aren’t the only way to show off that someone’s getting married. A sash can be worn at an engagement shower, bridal shower, bachelor or bachelorette party or around the house just because (we don’t judge)!
Customized Photo Canvas – Proposals are a moment couples want to relive over and over. Transport your loved ones back to that special moment with a custom photo canvas with a a proposal or engagement photo they can display with pride.
Wooden Double Ring Box – The idea of taking off an engagement ring may be unfathomable to anyone recently engaged, but having a safe place to put it during hands-on activities is important. This double ring box will give a safe storage option with decorative flair.
ENGAGED Banner Decor – For any event from the engagement to the wedding, we expect you’ll have this banner on full display!
Already stocked up on the engagement gifts? It’s time to party! Check out our ultimate engagement party checklist!