(Closed) Favors without date or names of the couple is ok?

posted 5 years ago in Favors
Post # 3
6221 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2013 - The Liberty House

They won’t forget, but they hopefully won’t throw it away either! Usually, people throw favors away when they DO have the names and dates on them. What is your favor?


Post # 4
561 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2016

Unless your favors are edible, I think it’s better that they don’t have your names or date on them!!

Post # 5
8674 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

@Nathymd:  What is your favour?

But as a general rule for me if it has a name, date, picture, quote on it I will leave it on the table at the wedding.

Post # 6
1129 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: May 2014

@Nathymd:  Pleaseeee! Do this! Hehehe I kinda hate when people use their names, date and a big OUR WEDDING on favors. I mean, I DON’T want a bookmarker with the name of someone else. 

I dunno, I won’t be doing it.

Post # 10
8674 posts
Bumble Beekeeper

@Nathymd:  Are the keys edible? I am not sure what laze is sorry. If they aren;t edible I would guess that over 50% of your guests will leave them on the table or take them home and throw them in the bin. I also think that most guests wont get the meaning either.

I just hate seeing couples wasting money on something that is not needed/wanted by guests. I am sure most guests would rather the money go into something else.

Post # 11
1844 posts
Buzzing bee

@j_jaye:  +1.  Please know I mean this with absolute politeness and I am not being snarky, but exactly what are your guests supposed to do with this key?  The favor is a small thank you to your guests.  I don’t understand what they would do with this.  I am picturing an old fashioned key – if I am correct, I would leave that behind as I would have no use for it.

As far as the name/date thing?  I agree with everyone else – that is one sure way to make sure many leave them behind.  NO ONE except maybe mom and your great Auntie Gertrude want something with your name and date on it.


Post # 12
6530 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: September 2013

@j_jaye:  +1

@Nathymd:  this is the reason why I didn’t put date, names or a picture of us on our wedding favor.

We gave out coffee mugs with a double heart and underneath that it read “All You Need is Love”

Post # 13
4518 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: September 2010




OP, I mean this in a constructive way– I would save your money and skip th favors. 

Post # 14
12247 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2013

I would never get a second use out of something monogrammed with someone else’s wedding date on it!

Post # 15
62 posts
Worker bee

What is laze and how is it in the key?

Post # 16
930 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

I loathe favors with someone else’s name and/or date.  This is a big part of your life, but to everyone else it isn’t and I don’t want to decorate my home with your name all over it.  So yes, it is okay to skip it!

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