13 Bridesmaid Gifts To Get Your Bridal Party, Because These Ladies Are The REAL Loves Of Your Life

Planning a wedding is both a joyous and hectic time for any bride. Luckily, you don't have to do it alone. While the groom is the bride's number one go-to for wedding day decisions, it's the bridesmaids who handle all the little details on your big day — so treat them to one of these unique bridesmaid gifts. We love the tradition of giving your favorite ladies something special to honor their friendship and participation in your wedding. After all, it's hard to get through one of the biggest days of your life without your best girlfriends standing by your side.

But with a million items already on your checklist, it's hard to throw one more thing into the mix. So we took the reigns on this one by putting together an ultimate gift guide for the girls. Here are thoughtful and practical gifts your bridesmaids will love!

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Bridesmaid Handkerchief

Give your bridesmaids something they’ll really need the day of the wedding: a handkerchief that reminds them that “no ugly crying” is allowed.

Bridesmaid Handkerchief, $14, Etsy

Pearl Bracelet & Earrings Set

Want to make your bridesmaids feel extra special on the big day? Give them an elegant pearl set they’ll want to wear to the wedding, and any time they want to add a classic touch to their look.

Jewelry Set, $17, Etsy

Monogrammed Robes

Monogrammed robes are the best way for you and your girlfriends to get ready for the big day.

Monogrammed Robes, $25, Etsy

Bridesmaid Cuff

Give a special thanks to your bridesmaids with these personalized cuff bracelets that have an engraved message on the inside, and a floral textured pattern on the outside.

Bridesmaid Cuff, $23, Etsy

Initial Pendants

These vintage initial pendants are available in multiple colors like aquamarine and coral peach, and are a great addition to any bridesmaid dress.

Initial Necklace, $22, Etsy

Personalized Compact Mirrors

A compact mirror is a bridesmaid’s must-have on the big day. There are tons of design options to choose from when customizing these perfect pocket gifts.

Compact Mirrors, $15, Etsy

Knot Bracelets

This is the perfect gift to get the girls you can’t tie the knot without. This stunning bracelet is adjustable, and looks great alone or stacked with other bracelets

Gold Finish Knot Bracelet, $9, Bella Harper Boutique

Monogrammed Makeup Bags

These monogrammed makeup bags are cute and stylish, but also super useful the day of the wedding. They’re the perfect size for carrying all your makeup essentials, and with personalized initials you won’t have to worry about the girls mixing up their bags.

Monogrammed Chevron Makeup Bags, $12, Etsy

Personalized Manicure Set

This “handy” set comes with everything you need for well-manicured hands in a beautifully engraved matte finished tube. A thoughtful gift the girls can use any time.

Personalized Manicure Set, $18, LazerDesigns

Monogrammed Coffee Tumblers

Customize these trendy coffee tumblers for your bridesmaids, because everyone needs a little caffeine in their system on the big day.

Tumblers, $14, Melshera

Sterling Silver Knot Rings

“Knot” your average friendship ring! Since rings are a big part of the day, give your bridesmaids a tie-the-knot ring for being there for you when it matters most.

Sterling Silver Knot Ring, $16, PreciousWings

Jewelry Dish

Give your favorite ladies a personalized clay dish ideal for rings and other small items of jewelry.

Jewelry Dish, $12, TheBrickKiln

Mini Emergency Kit

This chic gold glittered cosmetic bag is small enough to carry in the palm of your hand, but it comes packed with 21 wedding day essentials.

Mini Emergency Kit, $18, Anthropologie