Hearing the news that your nearest and dearest got engaged is well and truly a moment to celebrate! A gift to mark the occasion and to congratulate the happy couple always feels more than fitting but thinking up unique engagement present ideas is no easy feat. That’s why we’ve done the hard work for you and found 12 unique engagement present ideas from independent brands to have and to hold for a lifetime.
12 unique engagement present ideas
A pretty, personalised candle
First up on our list of 12 unique engagement present ideas is this personalised candle from Kindred Fires (because who doesn’t love candles?!) Customisable with their names, the date they got engaged and a sweet map of where they got engaged, the happy couple will be delighted to receive such a thoughtful gift.
A personalised wedding planning gift set
Give them the gift of organisation with our very own personalised wedding planner and notebook gift set… they’ve only got the biggest day of their lives to plan! Included in this gift set is our bestselling Personalised Wedding Planner and Organiser, filled with everything you could possibly need to plan any and every wedding, and our brand-new Personalised Linen Wedding Notebook., simply perfect for taking with you to those all-important appointment. Choose from four sumptuous colours to match and personalise with their names and initials…they’ll thank you later!
A print with personalised coordinates
We simply love this stylish print! Be sneaky and find out where the happy couple got engaged and find the co-ordinates to treat them to this unique keepsake. Beautiful hung up on any wall, this personalised print from Aballone Studios can be framed to remember their engagement for years to come.
A delightful, personalised ring dish
Next up on our list of unique engagement present ideas is this lovely trinket dish from Little Wisteria. Personalised with their initials and the date they got engaged, this will not only look lovely on any console or bedside table, it’s perfect to keep their ring safe should they need to take it off!
A lovely wooden arch
This delightful wooden arch makes a wonderful engagement gift that can be personalised with a photo from their engagement, the date, and any text you like underneath. A gift so personal to them, why not get a pair?! One from the engagement, and one to match from their wedding day. We’re sure they’ll be proudly displayed by the happy couple on any bookshelf or surface.
Celebratory engagement cookies
If you’re unsure what to get the newly engaged, but you know they’re a sucker for something sweet, these engagement cookies from Baked by Steph are a delight. Personalised with their names, these cookies look almossssst too good to eat! Be sure to check out Baked by Steph’s full range of biscuits, they do not disappoint! Pssst…our all-time fave is Pam from Gavin & Stacey!
A pair of champagne flutes
Next up on our list of unique engagement gift ideas is this pair of delicate champagne flutes by The Corbeau Press. Hand-engraved with the initials of the newly engaged, this thoughtful gift will help them toast to their future together and can even be used as their glasses on their wedding day. Cheers!
A ‘rules of engagement’ planter pot
Perfect for the green fingered, this lovely planter by The Gluttonous Gardener features Myrtle which is traditionally included in the bridal bouquet, so they can grow their very own bouquet! Bearing bushy sprigs, this can be popped in any sunny spot and they can reap the rewards by nurturing this pretty plant. With a personalised slate stake, this gift keeps on giving with its ever-green foliage and bursts of delicate white flowers.
A wedding fund money box
One of the best, and most practical gifts on our list of unique engagement present ideas is this personalised wedding fund money box. Let’s face it, big or small, weddings are expensive and this thoughtful keepsake is a lovely way for the happy couple to start putting the pounds away. Every little helps!
A personalised memory book
This list wouldn’t be complete without our very own personalised in case we forget memory book! Designed to help them fill the pages with memories yet to be made, this meaningful engagement gift can be personalised with their names and can be used as a memory book from their wedding planning, or even as a photo album from the day they said ‘I do’.
A keepsake letterbox gift box
Not sure what to get them? This thoughtful gift from Bombus will delight any newly engaged couple! A lovely letterbox gift, this package includes a personalised card with the location of where they got engaged, a miniature picture frame and a heart bottle with the initials of the to-be-married. A keepsake that can be treasured for years to come.
A personalised wine cooler
…and last but certainly not least on our list of unique engagement gift ideas is this personalised terracotta wine cooler by Letterfest. Personalised with their names and the date they got engaged, the happy couple can use this to celebrate future anniversaries as a married couple, and cheers to their engagement whilst sipping something cool!
We hope this list of unique engagement gift ideas has inspired you to discover small businesses and send something meaningful to a newly engaged couple! Already engaged and itching to share a marvellous engagement gift you received? Pop it in the comments!
P.S. Looking for even more engagement gifts and cards? Look no further than our very own engagement gifts range, filled with personalised stationery designed to delight.