Wedding Gift Guide

Wedding Gift Guide

Sterling silver is the quintessential gift to celebrate nuptials. It's a valuable keepsake that couples will use often and proudly showcase in their home. Plus—befitting the occasion of bringing families together—your sterling silver gift will last for generations and become a precious family heirloom to pass down.

What sterling silver pieces make great wedding gifts?

Honestly, just about any piece of sterling silver is appropriate and will delight your recipients. That said, we have several recommendations to assist you with your selection.

ENGAGEMENT & BRIDAL SHOWER GIFTS

Flatware:

  • Place Pieces:  To augment the standard 5-piece placesettings she may have registered for, any bride will appreciate matching individual Place Pieces such as cocktail forks, butter knives, fish forks, grapefruit spoons, iced beverage spoons, dessert spoons, and more. Lifetime Sterling carries a full selection from our renowned brands.
  • Hostess Helpers:  All brides will need useful and practical Hostess Helpers such as all-purpose servers, casserole spoons, pasta servers, carving knives and forks, knife sharpeners, gravy ladles, cake knives, pie servers, ice tongs, and more.
  • Specialty Serving Utensils:  Other essentials include tea strainers, cheese servers and graters, ice cream scoops, fruit knives, serving tongs, coffee scoops, napkin clips, and more. See Flatware

Serveware:

  • Smaller serving pieces are wonderful engagement and bridal shower gifts. These include covered butter dishes, cake plates, bread trays, bon bon dishes, sugar and creamers, and more. See Serveware
  • Gifts & Collectibles:

  • Weddings call for frames to hold precious photos commemorating the occasion. Other gifts she'll appreciate are letter openers, candlesticks, cocktail shakers, toasting flutes, napkin rings, and more. See Gifts & Collectibles

Sterling Silver Care & Storage:  To store and protect her flatware, the bride will need a silver chest or set of flannel storage bags. And to care for her sterling, silver polish, silver paste, and polishing cloths will come in handy. See Silver Care & Storage

WEDDING GIFTS

Flatware:

  • The top of any bride's registry list, sterling silver flatware is a customary wedding gift. Lifetime Sterling has all the standard 5-piece placesetting patterns from our renowned brands, plus all the matching individual place pieces and serving utensils she'll need to set her table in style. See Flatware

Serveware:

  • Every new bride will need an assortment of serveware to begin her collection of essential entertaining pieces, including platters, bowls, cakestands, ice buckets, wine coolers, water pitchers, chafing dishes, chip & dip platters, coffee urns, tea sets, trays, buffet servers, punch sets, footed waiters, and more. See Serveware

Gifts & Collectibles:

  • Dazzle the bride and groom with beautiful frames, candlesticks, and other gifts to commemorate their special day. See Gifts & Collectibles

 

BRIDESMAID GIFTS

Flatware:

  • Place Pieces:  To thank your bridesmaids, beautiful tokens of your appreciation include sugar spoons, strawberry forks, berry spoons, demitasse spoons, iced beverage spoons, and even a teaspoon engraved with an inscription to commemorate the day.
  • Hostess Helpers:  Your bridesmaids will treasure useful serving utensils such as pastry servers, pierced serving spoons, pasta servers, fish serving knives, soup ladles, cake breakers, and more.
  • Specialty Serving Utensils:  Thoughtful, practical bridesmaid gifts include exquisitely crafted pierced tablespoons, bon bon spoons, petit fours servers, olive forks, asparagus tongs, cheese scoops, fruit knives, sugar tongs, jelly servers, napkin clips, chocolate spoons, and more.

See Flatware

Gifts & Collectibles:

  • Lifetime Silver has a elegant array of collectible gifts including frames, toasting flutes, bon bon dishes, candlesticks, and more. See Gifts & Collectibles

GROOMSMAN GIFTS

  • Flatware:  The guys will always appreciate specialty utensils such as a sterling silver bottle opener, bar knife, ice scoop, or double jigger for mixing drinks. Steak knives and carving knives and forks are also appropriate. See Flatware
  • Gifts & Collectibles:  Suitable groomsman gifts include letter openers, magnifying glasses, frames, cocktail shakers, martini glasses, and more. See Gifts & Collectibles

 

No matter which gift you choose, you can feel good about knowing that every piece from Lifetime Sterling is finely crafted by our highly skilled artisans right here in the USA.