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Are you searching for the best wedding party favors? Are you tired of seeing the same old favors at weddings? You’ve come to the right place! Fun + affordable wedding favors used to be hard to find, particularly online, but not anymore. We did a ton of digging to find you the best wedding favors 2021 couples are loving right now that guests will actually (really, we promise!) love.
Plus, these favor ideas won’t totally blow your budget.
We’ve also rounded up verrrrryyy cheap party favors and party favor boxes for DIY brides, in case you want to save even more money!
Best Wedding Favors 2021
In this post, we will share the most unique wedding favors on the market AND help you save money. To do so, we made our cut-off price point of wedding favors under 5 dollars, maximum.
Many of these party favors are WELL below the $5 mark, too.
These favors that made our list will help you save money, save time, and stay on-trend with this year’s hottest wedding favor trends. Which of these is the best wedding favors 2021 has this year for your big day or party?
#1 Jam Wedding Favors
To kick off this list, we have jam favors. Now, despite what you may think, these jam favors are under $5 — they’re actually under $3 each. When you buy them in bulk, you save a ton of money; in this case, you can get 175 mini jam favors for UNDER $3 each. That’s a great deal — and each jar is personalized and ready for giving to guests, saving you additional time and money. Miss Shelley’s is awesome! Buy here.
#2 State Ornament
Whether you’re planning a destination wedding or getting married in your hometown, these ornaments are one of our top picks for the best favor ideas under $5 for 2021. Choose ANY state of your choice; only $3.99 each. By Bella Bride Creations. Buy yours here.
#3 Mini Maple Syrup Bottles
Coming in at #3, these mini maple syrup bottles come straight from New Hampshire for an east-coast treat your guests will adore. Various sizes available ranging from around $3-4 each. By East Mountain Maple. Buy here.
#4 Succulent Magnets
These succulent magnets are made of felt and come in at #4 on our best wedding favors 2021 list! Guests will love to use these magnets on their refrigerators / magnetic boards. By TheWindingVine. Buy here.
These make great bridal shower favors, too!
#5 Heart Ring Dishes
Oh, these ring dishes are so pretty! They make the best wedding favors but also work well as bachelorette party favors, too. You can choose one single color or opt for a fun assortment of colors. Price: $4-$5 each. By Darrielle’s Clay Art. Buy here.
Here’s a colorful assortment as a visual:
#6 Personalized Leather Coasters
These are seriously awesome and one of the best wedding favors 2021, especially when someone doesn’t want drink rings on their tables! You can get these personalized, too, which makes them one of the best wedding favors under $5. $4 for a pair. By The Path Less Traveled. Buy here.
I love Tic Tacs — especially the orange and wintergreen! I’ve yet to find someone who doesn’t love these tiny mints. These custom labels are personalized for your wedding from Dot and Bow Paperie. These are the best wedding favors 2021 has for after-dinner refreshment. :) Just buy Tic Tacs in bulk here and you’re still under the $5 mark per favor. Buy labels here // Tic Tacs here.
#8 Olive Oil Party Favors
Pre-bottled and tagged olive oil is coming in at #8 on our list of best wedding favors 2021 for good reason! Olive oil is delicious, but it’s also a PAIN to pour yourself into tiny bottles. Well, Festival ReGlass takes the hassle out of this favor and offers these all pre-filled and pre-tagged! Yay! One less thing you have to worry about. $3.75 / each. By Festival ReGlass. Buy here.
Here’s another example of favors by BranchesOliveOil:
#9 Coffee Party Favors
Honestly, you can never go wrong with coffee favors! They’re always a big hit on our lsit of best wedding favors 2021 (and every other year, tbh) because coffee is a crowd-pleaser. With coffee bags like these from Mavora, you just have to fill ’em up! Buy the favor bags here // bulk coffee beans here for cheap.
There’s always a good time to enjoy a succulent plant! Succulents are one of the best wedding favors under $5 because guests will really love having them around the house. Since succulents require very little care to stay alive, they make a great houseplant. These come pre-potted and ready to give as favors! By ClassicCactus. Buy here.
#11 Popcorn Favor Bags
#12 Bottle Opener Keys
These bottle opener keys are amazing! I especially love them for vintage weddings. These realistic skeleton keys open bottles of your favorite beverages with ease. Under $3 each by DL Wedding. Buy here.
#13 Bicycle Bottle Opener
Another bottle opener makes our list of best wedding favors 2021, but this time it’s a bicycle (in case you’re not the vintage-y skeleton key type). Great for couples who love adventure! By Kate Aspen, about $4/each. Buy here.
#14 Candle Holder Party Favors
These candle holders are so pretty, your guests will easily want to use them again at home. Plus, they’ll add a little bit of color to your table decor (and a romantic glow if you use them during the reception). At under $2 each, you can add these battery powered candle lights to go inside them and still stay under the $5/each mark. By Kate Aspen. Buy here.
#15 Personalized Can Cooler Party Favors
These are the best wedding favors 2021 for couples who are fun-loving! I love these can coolers from You’re That Girl Designs. There are dozens of styles and colors available for your wedding theme. The more you order, the more you save! 100 can coolers are only $1.40 each. Buy here.
#16 Heart Wine Bottle Toppers
These heart wine bottle toppers are a must-have for wine themed weddings (and also just an awesome favor idea for any theme). At under $2/each, you know guests will actually use these at home. Money well spent, we say! Buy here.
#17 Mason Jar Sipper Party Favors
Since you can buy these sippers in bulk (and personalized, for slightly extra), you can score these mason jar sippers from Beau-Coup for under $5 each. Buy in bulk to save even more! Plus, as a bonus, guests can use these to drink at your wedding bar. Win-win. Buy here.
Also LOVING this style! Available here.
#18 Love Is Sweet Chocolate Heart Favors
Mmmm, chocolate! These make a great, affordable wedding favor your guests will enjoy. By LittleIndieStudio.
#19 Antler Bottle Opener Party Favors
#20 Stemless Wine Glass
I can’t believe these stemless wine glasses are under $5 each! With a larger order, you can get them for around $2.50 each. By Beau Coup.
#21 Mini Globe Party Favors
These mini globes can be filled with candy and make an adorable wedding favor. They make the best wedding favors for travel themed weddings! Under $2.50/each. By Beau Coup. Buy here. Buy bulk pink candies here for cheap.
#22 Coaster Party Favors
#23 Personalized Glass Coffee Mug Favors
I already mentioned how much I love coffee, so it’s no surprise how much I adore these personalized glass coffee mugs! Use them for tea or coffee; make an extra-special touch to your wedding coffee bar or coffee themed wedding! Under $5/each (around $2-4.50 depending on personalization). By Beau Coup.
#24 Tea Party Favors
I’m a coffee girl, but tea is another fave. These cute tea bag favors are only $1.15 each and come with customization! Cute color choices, too. By Confetti Joy.
#25 Luggage Tag Favors
Amazing! By Letter and Leather.
Plus, you can add these sweet thank you tags to the favors from the same shop:
Pashminas have really made a name for themselves as the best wedding favors for outdoor weddings or weddings during cooler temperatures. Couples have begun offering pashminas / shawls to guests to “keep cozy” during an outdoor ceremony or even during the reception. These pashminas are available in a variety of colors and, if you order between 6-99, you’ll score them (with a personalized tag!) at $5 each; buy slightly more and they’re even cheaper. By Mia Krafts Shop. Buy yours here.
#28 Hot Cocoa Favors
These hot cocoa favor tubes are amazing. I know, I’m biased because it’s almost the holiday season but I see these being popular for late fall and winter weddings — late October through February! Each favor ($5) comes with three tubes of hot chocolate goodness in your choice of peppermint, chocolate chip, or white chocolate chip. YUM! By Ella Jane Crafts.
#29 Macaron Party Favors
Awhile back, we talked about how to give macaron favors and it was (and is!) a hit. People love macarons! Giving them as favors is so much easier when you can buy the right size boxes all set to go. These from CookieboxStore look amazing. You can buy fresh macarons here. Buy yours here.
#30 Seed Party Favors
These seed favors — aka “seed bombs” — are packed in a clear bag and make a great favor. Guests plant them and wildflowers grow! As the packet explains, the seeds can be planted in Spring, Summer, and early Fall. Favors that pretty up the landscape = win-win. Small quantities are $5/each, larger quantities are as low as $4.25 each, custom bags with personalization and five gumball-sized seed bombs inside each bag included. By FreeMountainDesigns. Buy yours here.
#31 Lip Balm Favors
These custom lip balm favors are a crowd-pleaser. With delicious flavors like blueberry, coffee, mint, honey, and more! Bulk discounts available pricing them out around $2.50 each (bulk order). $5 for a sample. By Mountainess.
#32 + #33 Honey Jar Favors
This is the second of the best wedding favors from Miss Shelley’s Southern Jams and Jellies to make our list — and for good reason! These sweet mini jars of honey come with a personalized label, lid wrap, ribbon, and even a little honey dipper! These party favors will cost you around $2.60/each. Buy here.
#34 For Richer or Poorer Favors
These “For Richer or Poorer” chocolate coin favors are a fun play on traditional wedding vows. Each card comes with personalization of your names and wedding date, plus a gold Belgian chocolate coin. Only $2.25/each. By Little Indie Studio.
Also available in this silver tag version:
#35 Rose Gold Lollipops
#36 Shot Glasses
Take a shot, we tied the knot! These custom shot glass favors are by CuteSayings.
#37 Custom Wedding Photo Magnets
Show off your favorite snap on these photo magnets guests can take home. It also makes a great save the date card alternative! By Forget me Not Magnets.
#38 Flip Flop Party Favors
In addition to the pashminas we mentioned earlier in this list, flip flops are crowd-pleasing party favors guests really love at wedding receptions. They’ll love kicking off their heels to trade in for flip flops like these. These are cheap party favors, too, at under $3/pair. By Beau-coup. Buy yours here.
#39 Lighthouse Lantern Wedding Favors
These sweet mini lanterns are ideal for nautical weddings (and look adorable paired with these place card holders!) They’ll add to your reception table decor and provide a favor for guests. I swear by these long burning tealight candles in bulk for cheap — they’ll burn for 8 hours. By FC.
#40 Bride and Groom Candy Boxes
These are adorb! Buy here.
#41 Wood Slice Rustic Tealight Candle Holder Favors
One of the best wedding favors 2021 has to offer, for sure! By HappyTimesFavors.
#42 Personalized Champagne Flute
Personalized + ready for toasting! These champagne flutes make perfect wedding favors coming in at under $4/each (most around $3.75 with solid stem) with personalization! These are on my own list of best wedding favors I’ve seen. It’s a keepsake you can use for your wedding and for anniversaries to come. By Beau Coup. Buy here.
#43 Coffee Sleeves
These personalized coffee sleeves make your coffee bar even more amazing! Serve regular coffee or a special blend (peppermint mocha, pumpkin spice, etc.) and have guests fill up a cup to-go. As low as $0.85 each. You can buy a HUGE pack of coffee cups and lids here for cheap to go with them. By Beau Coup. Buy here.
#44 Heart Compact Mirrors
#45 Caramel Corn Party Favors
Yum — caramel corn all ready to enjoy inside a personalized favor bag. Does it get any better? Oh yeah it does — it comes all assembled for UNDER $3/each! By Beau Coup.
#46 Match Book Party Favors
Is there a more useful or classic favor than a book of matches?! And at $0.70 each, you really can’t go wrong — especially when they’re so beautifully personalized like these from Picture Perfect Papier. They go great with your sparkler grand exit, too! You can buy cheap sparklers here. Buy your custom match favors here.
#47 Tea Infuser Party Favors
This tea infuser comes in at under $1 and can be upgraded for another dollar to include tea. What an adorable little favor, perfect for your guests who enjoy a cuppa. By The Tiny House Farm. Buy here.
If those are no longer available in the shop, try these.
#48 Cupcake Party Favors
We just wrote a HUGE post on these cupcake wedding favors. This one is our favorite from Beau-coup. Party favor boxes used to be hard to find… but not anymore! These favor boxes are one of my top picks.
#49 Message in a Bottle Favors
#50 Card Bottle Opener
Love these! By Beau-coup.
#51 Seed Packet Party Favors
Plant them and wildflowers will grow! By PlainJane.
#52 Live Succulent Plant Party Favors
Ooh, I want all of these succulents! Succulents make the best wedding favors or party favors because guests can actually enjoy them for a long time. Succulents are extremely hardy plants, so even those without a green thumb can successfully keep ’em alive for a long time! By Beau-coup.
#53 Bottle Stopper Party Favors
#54 Gummy Bear Wedding Favors
These are some of the new and best wedding favors 2021 is offering for couples: who doesn’t love gummy bears?! By Beacoup.
#55 Wedding Sunglasses Favors
Your future is so bright, everyone’s gotta wear shades! ;) Buy them here.
Party Favor Boxes
We included some party favor boxes on this list, but here are a few helpful links in case you need more resources. We’ve browsed the web and found the cheapest party favor boxes from here, with so many colors and personalization options. We’re also impressed with the style of favor boxes available (and the amazing reviews).
Here is a party favor box you will love!
And there you have it: the best wedding favors 2021. Which one is your favorite? Tell us in the comment box below.