Want to WOW your guests with favors they’ll actually use? Give wine glass wedding favors at your reception!
A wine glass isn’t the same boring favor that’s been done over and over again. Instead, it’s one of the most useful favors you can give to family and friends to gab over good ol’ grapes.
It won’t be another trinket collecting dust and you’ll be certain family and friends will reach for it whenever they want to enjoy a glass of their favorite blend.
Bonus: they’ll think of you every time they use it. ;)
If you thought wine glasses were too pricey, think again! In this blog post, I’m sharing the best places to buy wine glasses in bulk for wedding favors at awesome prices. I did all the digging on pricing them out so you’ll know exactly how much of your wedding budget they will cost.
Where to Buy Cheap Wine Glasses in Bulk for Wedding Favors
Many couples assume wine glasses are too expensive for their budget, but that’s not necessarily true.
In this blog post, I’m sharing where to find the best stemless wine glass favors in bulk. While it’s not as cheap as, say, these things, they do offer a utilitarian quality you won’t find in the other cheap party favors on the market. Plus, guests will rejoice: yay, not the same old favor again!
Best Stemless Wine Glasses for Weddings
1. BeauCoup, $2.80 to $2.85 each
COST: As low as $2.80 each for 100 quantity bulk stemless wine glasses
SPECS: 9 oz. stemless wine glasses made of high-quality crystal clear glass; silk-screen included with your own unique design or laser-etched for a bit more ($4.85-$5.59)
Beaucoup is the best place to get stemless wine glasses personalized with bulk pricing and quantities available.
You can become your own designer or borrow a template from their customization tool and make your own wine glass wedding favors. It’s so easy! Select a color, enter your names, add the date, or create a special message for your guests.
If you don’t want your names, initials, or wedding date on favors, you can make it more generic and possibly more useful with a seasonal motif instead.
For the fall, select a lovely leaf pattern, infuse some holiday cheer for the wintertime, utilize botanical and floral emblems in the spring, and opt for a beach scene in the summertime.
Note: Laser-etched designs are available here for a higher price. Here are some examples:
2. Luminarc, $1.33 each
COST: Around $1.33 each and available
SPECS: High-quality bulk stemless wine glasses to use as favors by reputable brand
When you want high-quality wine glasses in bulk for wedding favors, look to Luminarc which offers bulk pricing as low as $1.33 each. Although these are not customized, they are beautiful and have positive reviews. Plus, shipping is cheap (even 2-day free shipping if you have Prime).
To make them extra-special for your guests, you can package them in these separate wine glass favor boxes. They’re elegant and include a clear view window and ribbon to tie it all together.
The boxes are perfectly suited to hold a 15 oz wine glass.
• Wine Glass Favor Boxes: A set of 50 wine glass boxes (no glasses included) is around $21, as low as $0.43 per box.
3. DollarTree, $0.80 – $1.25 each based on quantity
COST: $1.25 per glass or less, depending on quantity; minimum quantity is 4 units. Example: 96 glasses = $120 total, a huge savings
SPECS: The cheapest place to get wine glasses in bulk for your wedding favors. Plus, these are huge at 20 oz. each. You will need to customize them separately or give them to guests as-is.
One place many couples overlook for cheap wine glass favors in bulk is the dollar store. This is a perfect alternative to the fancier screen-printed glasses that cost more, but you will need to DIY your own decals or simply give the wine glass favors to your guests as-is (that’s OK!)
☼ High Shipping Costs: Unfortunately, shipping on these is expensive.
You’ll need to spend an additional $99 on shipping alone via Fedex. But if you want to omit shipping, you can buy them at your local store. Call ahead to see about bulk wine glasses for wedding favors and they can steer you in the right direction.
☼ Call Your Local Store: Some retail locations offer bulk pricing, as well as have higher quantity in their stock.
It’s possible to order ahead of time and then pick them up yourself, but you’ll want to call ahead and arrange this with your local retail location.
Otherwise, you are able to order bulk wine glasses on their online store here but you will incur shipping costs.
If you prefer a stemmed wine glass, you can also purchase them in bulk at around $1.25 or less based on quantity. To dress these up, you could always add a wine charm to the stem of the glass, like this.
4. Weddingstar, $251 – $277 for 96+
COST: higher quantity pricing available in multiple box quantities
SPECS: Custom designs available in bright and colorful styles; 9 oz glass or 15 oz glasses available, higher price for 15 oz; each glass is individually hand-blown and personalized for a unique handmade look that varies from glass to glass.
Always trend-forward in its designs, the bulk stemless wine glasses from Weddingstar always impress me. The colors are rich and vibrant; the typography is on point. Guests love these glasses and couples comment on how well they are packed in shipping to prevent breakage.
5. MyWeddingFavors, as low as $2.95 each
COST: From $2.95 each for personalized 9oz wine glasses (stemless)
SPECS: Highly-rated, beautiful glassware with vibrant designs. Customize yours to your liking.
Some of the best stemless wine glasses I’ve seen have come from MyWeddingFavors.
☼ Cost of Customization: The only difference in pricing is you’ll need to pay an additional $35 for a setup design fee in order to customize your glassware.
Overall, they offer some of the best wine glass favors and are highly rated by customers. Plus, it’s easy to customize yours. You can even add on wine glass favor boxes for around $1 each.
They’ll make a beautiful presentation at your wedding and guests will love the variety of designs, monogramming, and unique one-liners, like my favorite, “It Was Always You”.
► You can shop designs, colors, and personalize your wine glasses here.
Now that you know where to look, which one is the best option?
→ For personalized stemless wine glasses, Beaucoup seems to be the top choice.
→ If you prefer non-personalized wine glasses, the Luminarc glasses may be your best bet; place them in favor boxes for ultimate presentation.
PRO TIP: Add your own personalized stickers — like these — to dress up the box a bit.
In conclusion, you can see just how nice it is to give wine glasses as favors to wedding guests. You give a treasured keepsake from your celebration and guests get a nice token of your appreciation they can enjoy at home. It’s a win-win!
What do you think of giving wine glass favors? Are you planning to do it at your wedding? Tell us about it in the comment box below.