30+ of the best wedding gifts for 2023

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Some brides and grooms are easy to shop for, others may have a wedding gift registry which makes choosing gifts a breeze. But what if the couple hasn’t registered any gifts? Don’t fret – we’ve come up with the perfect wedding gift guide to make gift shopping an absolute breeze.


Best wedding gifts for 2023

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$195

Scent Diffuser Container

  • Garden tales pumpkin scent diffuser
  • Modern piece that will suit any home
  • Fill with fragrance of your choice
  • Free shipping over $120
  • 30-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Klarna
  • Accepts Apple Pay
  • Accepts PayPal
$190

Macoda Bamboo Sheets

  • 100% bamboo fabric sheets
  • Available in Double, Queen and King sizes
  • Sateen weave
  • Free shipping available
  • 14-day-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Zip Pay
  • Accepts Apple Pay
  • Accepts PayPal
$175

Jungle Beats Cockail Stirrers

  • Colourful set of summer cocktail stirrers
  • Inspired by tropical nature
  • Fun and elegant
  • Free shipping over $120
  • 30-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Klarna
  • Accepts Apple Pay
  • Accepts PayPal
$195

Minera Picture Frame

  • Small silver picture frame
  • Beautiful Swarovski homeware item
  • Free shipping over $120
  • 30-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Klarna
  • Accepts Apple Pay
  • Accepts PayPal
$440

Bollinger R.D. 2007

  • Freshness mixed with aromas of old vintage
  • Aromas of honey and brioche and spice
  • Notes of white plum walnut and aniseed
  • Free shipping over $50
  • 60-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Accepts PayPal
$15

Wedding Double Change Box

  • Wedding fund and honeymoon fund
  • Romantic dual money box from Splosh
  • Free shipping over $49
  • 60-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Humm
  • Accepts PayPal
$524.50

Global 7Pc Kabuto Knife Block Set

  • Made in Japan from finest stainless steel
  • Lightweight and comfortable to hold
  • Stays razor sharp long term
  • Free shipping over $49
  • 60-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Humm
  • Accepts PayPal
All prices are subject to change without prior notice.

Wedding gift cards

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$20

Myer gift cards

  • Perfect for any occasion
  • Gift cards will be emailed once payment has been approved
  • Free shipping over $49
  • 60-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Offers Humm
  • Accepts PayPal
$25

THE ICONIC Gift Card

  • Multiple card designs to choose
  • Can redeem over 1,000 local and international fashion, sports, beauty and kids brands only at THE ICONIC
  • Free shipping over $50
  • 30-day return policy
  • Offers Afterpay
  • Accepts PayPal
All prices are subject to change without prior notice.

How does a gift registry work?

Gift registries are a good way for a groom and bride-to-be to graciously ask for gifts that they really want. It also allows the gift giver to buy something that they know will be greatly appreciated. The registries themselves are not maintained by the couple, but are usually hosted by a retailer – usually a department store.

Once they have selected items for their registry, their friends and family can choose which particular ones that the couple might like for their upcoming wedding. The gift giver usually then travels to the store and purchases the item or visits the store's website.

Once purchased, the clerk or staff will remove the item from the registry so there are no duplicate items to the recipient. They'll also physically put aside your gift and deliver them to the couple.


How do you choose the best wedding gifts?

If the bride and groom haven't created a gifts registry then here are some suggestions that can help you find the perfect wedding gift for their special day.

  • Wedding gifts should reflect the needs and interest of the bride and groom. Usually household items such as kitchenware or homewares are acceptable gifts to give.
  • If you know the bride and groom well, then you can be a bit more adventurous when you're shopping. If you're a casual friend or a colleague, a classic gift is usually the way to go. Personalised gifts specific to either the bride or groom should be given at the bridal shower or bachelor party.
  • If the couple has registered, the department store is usually listed on the wedding invitation. If you can't find those items, make sure you find alternate items at other stores that are almost the same.
  • Don't feel obligated to spend a fortune on wedding gifts. What matters most is that you've put thought into it.
  • Talk to the family and close friends to get an idea of what types of wedding gifts would be ideal.
  • Think about the age of the couple; if they're young and starting a new home where gifts like appliances would be favourable. If it's a second marriage, the type of gifts needed might be different, especially if both already have established homes.

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