Are you looking for fall wedding favors that guests like? As in actually want to have? You’ve come to the right place! We found the best fall wedding party favors guests will actually use. Read on for more + join our newsletter for the latest to your inbox.
Pop quiz: what is one thing you should always give to guests at a wedding? Food! That one is easy.
Okay, and an open bar. Ha! :)
But next on the list is something that many guests like to get, but they’ll never really admit it because they’ve gotten so many that are junk. What is it? Wedding favors! Party favors at a wedding are a token of your appreciation. It’s just a small gift, but if you choose the right one, it can make a big impact. Guests really appreciate it when you go the extra mile and pick out wedding favors that guests like.
For fall, there are several crowd-pleasing party favors from which to choose. It’s easy to find fall wedding favors that guests like because there are two simple rules to follow.
Favors That Guests Like
Giving wedding favors that guests like to receive is really quite easy, once you know what guests want. They want something useful or edible — that’s it.
It sounds easy enough, right? All you have to do is either fill their bellies with something yummy like candy, donuts, cookies, coffee, etc., or fill their home with an item they’ll actually find useful, like a box of matches or a bottle opener, cozy pashmina or bar of soap.
See? Now it’s so much easier than you probably thought it would be to give party favors that guests like to receive.
What are the best fall wedding favors to give to guests?
This blog post was inspired by a bride-to-be, Annabelle, who wrote us over the weekend with her quest to find the best fall wedding favors for her autumn celebration. She writes,
“Hi Emmaline, what makes good wedding favors? I’m planning my wedding for October and I still need fall wedding favors that guests like, particularly if they’re edible. Do you have any suggestions? I’d love to give them something that doesn’t cost too much but I’m also more keen on giving favors guests can actually use. What are the most popular favors this year? Please help, thanks!”
Great question! Ah, being a fall wedding guest: is there anything better? I love them all, to be honest. :) When it comes to giving wedding favors in any season, usefulness is key, and edible fall wedding favors are wildly popular this time of year, too.
• The most popular edible fall favors: caramel apples!
• The most useful fall favors: can coolers!
In terms of giving a party favor your guests will enjoy, we went to work digging around the web to find the best fall wedding favors that guests can use or enjoy, from edible to functional. I think you’ll find something in this list (I hope!) that will delight your guests and manage to fit into your budget, as well as complement your theme. Let us know which find you love most! There are fall in love wedding favors to pumpkins, edible fall wedding favors to Halloween-inspired, so hopefully something sparks your inspiration in this guide.
Now that you know what to look for, let’s take it up a notch and give themed party favors: for autumn, finding the best fall wedding favors is another easy task, thanks to this HUGE round-up.
To help, we’re sharing a list of the best fall wedding favors that guests like to receive, from edible to useful — and everything in-between.
You’ll find pumpkin themed wedding favors to fall in love themed gifts, bottle openers, pumpkin spice hot chocolate, drink coolers, candles, candle holders, soap, and so much more.
Many of these autumn wedding party favors are great for couples on a budget, while others are a bit more extravagant (although you’ll see they’re 100% worth it).
On to the list!
Fall Wedding Favors Guests Like
1. Caramel apple favors
What is more fall inspired than a caramel apple? Give these real, full-size caramel apple favors to guests at your autumn wedding and they’ll love you for it. By ClairesSweetTreats.
2. Mulling spices for cider or wine
This favor is dubbed fall wedding favors that guests would actually want based on a review and we couldn’t agree more! It’s the perfect personalized take-home party favor for fall. Get these mulling spices at IdeaChic.
3. Mini jam favors
Mini jars of jam are probably the most popular edible fall wedding favors year after year! Who doesn’t love a flavorful dollop of jam on morning toast? The label is personalized and the jar looks beautiful. You can get these in a variety of delicious favors. I’ve seen these in person and absolutely LOVE them! By SouthernJamsandJelly.
4. Maple syrup
Give your guests a taste of fall with these maple syrup bottle favors. These are made by CarmanBrookFarmLLC and are highly-rated.
5. Fall in love candle holders
If you’re planning a fall in love theme, give your guests these candle holders as take-home gifts. By aecreativedesignsCo.
6. Fall can cooler favors
No matter what you call them — can coolers, beer huggies, etc. — everyone agrees that these are one of the all-time best fall wedding favors ever. Such a fun and cute gift to take home! By You’re That Girl Designs.
7. Pumpkin soaps
If you’re looking for the best pumpkin wedding favors to suit your theme, these soaps are the cutest we’ve seen yet! Handmade by ButtercupGoods.
8. Fall in love wedding candles
For fall favors guests can get cozy with, give these sweet candle tins they can use on a cold autumn night. By AriaBellaCandles.
9. Soap favors
I can’t get enough of these sweet mini soap favors from LeBoxBoutique. They’re great for any time of year, but we especially love them as fall wedding favors. Great selection!
10. Cozy pashmina shawls
Give guests a basket of these favors at your outdoor wedding to cozy up and keep warm! I love the variety of fall-inspired colors here. Buy these fall wedding favors bulk sized at HappyTimesFavors.
11. Wine charms
Looking for useful fall wedding favors? These wine charms are sweet take-home gifts guests will use! Customize them with your names and choose your favorite colors. By PlumPolkaDot.
12. Fall leaves in a bottle
These cute little bottles feature a personalized card and falling leaves. It makes a sweet token of appreciation from your wedding. By KseniyaRevta.
13. + 14. + 15. Wooden candle holders
Give your guests these wood slice candle holders that are brimming with rustic charm! Includes dried flowers and a wooden tag. By MyWeddingPashmina.
If you prefer a different style, try these by the same shop:
Also loving this alternate design by MyWeddingFavorsUS, perfectly decked out for fall.
16. Pumpkin candy favor stickers
Give your guests a favorite candy with these custom stickers. Love these for fall, particularly with peanut butter cups! By DMHomeCompany.
17. Fall wedding favor bags
Turn any favor into a fall-inspired one with these cute bags and tags by OnTheWingsPaperie with an autumnal theme.
18. Hand sanitizer spray in bulk
These spray hand sanitzer favors are a good purchase in bulk, particularly with this cute fall-inspired design by PremiumFavors.
19. Lip balm
No dry or chapped lips here thanks to these useful wedding favors for fall. Give lip balm tubes like these, personalized with a custom label, and shipped to your door by MemoriesAndEffects.
Matchboxes are easily one of the best fall wedding favors you can give, especially if you want something useful guests will appreciate! Who doesn’t love a box of matches? By MemoriesAndEffects.
21. Fall seed packet favors
As far as popular favor ideas, seed packet favors are one of the top sellers this year. When you give them in cute fall-themed packaging — like these from PrettyLittleFavorCo — you know guests will love them and use them.
For a sunflower themed wedding, try these:
Anytime of year, coffee favors are always a good idea. :) Give these bags by MemoriesAndEffects: they’re always highly-rated and adored by couples.
23. Amber candle holders
Add to your decor and give fall-themed wedding favors to guests with these amber votive holders. Love the glass! By Beau-coup.
Everyone loves a candy favor, especially when it’s shaped in a leaf for fall! By APocketFullofSweets.
25. + 26.. Hot apple cider or pumpkin spice hot chocolate favors
Give a cozy gift of hot apple cider your guests can make at home! Delicious. By EllaJaneCrafts.
Also look for the pumpkin spice hot chocolate, another great choice!
27. Falling in love wine glasses
These elegant wine glasses are great for sipping on at the wedding and afterward! By Beau-coup.
28. Polymer clay leaf ornaments
If you’re looking for unique fall wedding favors, look no further than these clay ornaments by LivLoveLearn. I absolutely adore these!
29. Honey jars
Give these edible fall wedding favors to guests who adore sweet, natural honey! By TwoJaysCreative.
30. Bottle openers
And last but not least, these fall bottle opener favors are perfect if you’re looking for something useful guests will enjoy. I love the design! By SunnyFunnyGift.
Fall Table Confetti
Also loving this “fall in love” table confetti for added charm by SayItWithStyleDesign:
DIY Fall Wedding Favors
If you’re planning to make DIY wedding favors, give favors guests like by filling your own favor boxes, bottles, or bags with individually-wrapped candies. Then, simply choose a ribbon in your wedding color and add a tag like these from Minted.
They’re great for tying on a bag or box with your own favorite candies inside. #easy
And there you have it: plenty of unique and useful fall wedding favors for guests to enjoy! Which of these finds is your favorite? Do you like edible fall favors or the classic useful ones? Tell us in the comment box below!