Need the best wedding favors 2018 has to offer? Need fun party favors for your next bash? You’ve come to the right place! Wedding and party favors used to be hard to find, particularly online, but not anymore. We know where to find the best wedding favors for 2018 that guests will actually (really!) love and use, yet won’t totally blow your budget. We’ve also rounded up cheap party favors and party favor boxes for DIY brides, in case you want to save even more money!
Best Wedding Favors 2018 (Under $5!)
In this post, we will share the most unique wedding favors and party favors on the market AND help you save money. To do so, we made our cut-off price point $5 maximum. Many of these party favors are WELL below the $5 mark, too. These wedding 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 party favors do you like best? Which of these are the best wedding favors for your big day or party?
Best Wedding Favors 2018 + Party Favors: The Ultimate Guide
Here’s our list of the best wedding favors and cheap party favors online. NOTE: To buy party favor boxes, party favors, or wedding favors from this list, simply click on the photo or the link directly underneath it.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #1 Jam Favors
To kick off this list, we have wedding jam favors. Now, despite what you may think, these jam favors are under $5 — they’re actually under $3 each. When you buy wedding favors 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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 wedding favors under $5 for 2018. Choose ANY state of your choice; only $3.99 each. By Bella Bride Creations. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #4 Flower Magnets
These flower magnets, coming in at #4 on our best wedding favors list, comes with three mini flower magnets in a small tin. Ready for gifting! Guests will love to use these magnets on their refrigerators / magnetic boards. By Posy Disposition. Buy here.
As you can see, custom colors are available for these party favors:
These make great bridal shower favors, too!
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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:
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #6 Personalized Leather Coasters
These are seriously awesome. Who doesn’t love protecting their tables from those crazy drink rings?! 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #7 Mints
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. Just buy Tic Tacs in bulk here and you’re still under the $5 mark per favor. Buy labels here // Tic Tacs here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #8 Olive Oil Party Favors
Pre-bottled and tagged olive oil is coming in at #8 on our list of best wedding favors under $5 for good reason! Olive oil is delicious, btu 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #9 Coffee Party Favors
Honestly, you can never go wrong with coffee favors! They’re always on my list of best wedding favors under $5 because coffee is always 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #10 Succulents
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 Willow Gardens. $4.95 each. Buy here.
Other varieties, like this Haworthia Zebra succulent, also available ($5).
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #11 Popcorn Samplers
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #13 Bicycle Bottle Opener
Another bottle opener makes our list of best wedding favors under $5, 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #15 Personalized Can Cooler Party Favors
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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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! By E’s Mart D. Buy here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #17 Mason Jar Sipper Party Favors
Since you can buy these party favors 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #18 Compass Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #19 Antler Bottle Opener Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #20 Stemless Wine Glass
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #22 Coaster Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #23 Personalized Glass Mugs
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; makes 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. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #24 Tea Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #25 Cowbell Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #26 Candles
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #27 Soaps
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #28 Pashminas
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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #29 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #30 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 favors and the party favor boxes boxes all set to go. These from Splendid Sweet Shoppe look delish and available in a ton of flavor / color varieties to coordinate with your wedding. Box included! $3.25 each. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #31 Seed Party Favors
These seed favors — aka “seed bombs” — are packed in a muslin drawstring 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 — “just throw and grow”, as they say. Favors that pretty up the landscape = win-win. Small quantities is $5/each, larger quantities is as low as $4.25 each, custom bags with personalization and five gumball-sized seed bombs inside each bag included. By Department Of Everyday. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #32 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. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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:
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #35 Rose Gold Lollipops
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 –#36 Tulip Bulb Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #37 Gumball Machines
These adorable gumball machines are one of the most unique party favors on our list. They’re cheap and come in really cute party favor boxes. We love ’em so much, we featured these gumball favors in its own blog post here. What fun — and available in a ton of colors. Under $2/each AND these come with gumballs included! By Beau-coup. Buy here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #38 Playing Card Party Favors
Whether playing Poker, Bridge, Go Fish, or Rummy, guests will recall your wedding day while enjoying this deck of playing cards. Under $1.50/each. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #39 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #40 Flip Flop Bottle Opener
Another flip flop inspired idea hits the best wedding favors list! This flip flop bottle opener from Kate Aspen is great for beach weddings. You can get it for about $1.66/each with free shipping. Buy yours here.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #41 Lighthouse Lantern
These sweet mini lanterns are ideal for nautical weddings (and look adorable paired with these place card holders!). Under $4 each. 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 Kate Aspen.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #44 Heart Compact Mirrors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #48 Wood Mason Jar Magnet Party Favors
These mason jar magnet favors are one of the best wedding favors for rustic receptions.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #49 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #50 Message in a Bottle Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #51 Card Bottle Opener
Love these! By Beau-coup.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #52 Seed Packet Party Favors
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #53 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.
BEST WEDDING FAVORS 2018 — #54 Bottle Stopper Party Favors
I love these party favors oh-so-much! Available in black, gold, silver, and hot pink. By Beau-Coup.
Party Favor Boxes
We included some party favor boxes in 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 color and personalization options. We’re also impressed with the style of favor boxes available (and the amazing reviews).
Here are a few party favor boxes you will love!
And there you have it: the best wedding favors and all under $5. Which one is your favorite? Tell us in the comment box below.