Engagement Gifts for Her

An engagement is a very exciting time for a woman. If your sister, daughter, friend or other special someone in your life has recently announced her engagement, then consider celebrating the occasion by sending a little engagement gift. After the engagement there will be so much to plan! There's the engagement party (if they're having one), the bridal shower, the bachelorette party, the rehearsal dinner and so much more! A thoughtful gift can be a way for her to take a moment to truly enjoy and relish in her new title as a fiance.

There are so many different gift choices for the bride-to-be, it can be something small and useful, something decadent that she can savor, something that she can share with her groom-to-be and so much more. If you do not live near the bride-to-be, you can have her engagement present delivered, which will be a sweet surprise! With a little extra planning, you might also consider personalizing a present for her that will definitely add an extra touch of lovely on an already lovely idea.

Well Wishes Through Lovely Candles

Candles can be a great gift for a woman who has recently gotten engaged. Who can't use a little more spark in her life? Wonderfully scented candles can be found at plenty of gift stores and would be a fun little present to bring to an engagement party. There are also personalized candles that you can order if you have the extra time. Candles are a simple way to create a nice ambience in any room and it could be just the right touch for those nights where she wants to slow down and relax.

Yummy Chocolate Dipped Goodies

What better way to celebrate her engagement with some decadent treats? If you feel that chocolates and champagne are just not original enough, then considered some chocolate dipped strawberries or chocolate covered truffles! She will absolutely love it! If she is having a small engagement party, then supplying the guests with some yummy treats can be a great way for everyone to celebrate!

Ultrasonic Jewelry Cleaner

An ultrasonic jewelry cleaner can be a great gift for a bride-to-be! With a jewelry cleaner she will be able to have her engagement and future wedding band cleaned safely and effectively. Besides keeping her bling nice and sparkly, many of these jewelry cleaners also work for eyeglasses, watches, sunglasses and other accessories, so it can be extra practical present as well.

Jewelry Holder / Jewelry Tree

A jewelry box or jewelry tree can make a wonderful gift. The jewelry holder can be a special place where she keeps all of her treasured items, There are lots of different styles to match hers. If you know that she loves wearing more necklaces than earrings or vice versa, then you might consider a jewelry holder that gives her more room for whichever type of accessory she loves most.

There are even jewelry boxes that can be engraved if you are looking for engraved engagement gifts for her. So when browsing through different jewelry boxes or beautiful jewelry trees, you should think about whether you want to give her a jewelry box to store only a few very personal items or a larger jewelry box that she can keep adding to for years.

Engagement Gift Baskets for Her

Engagement gift baskets for her are a great way to celebrate the announcement. If you do not live near the bride-to-be, then sending her a gift basket to congratulate her may be the perfect idea! There are traditional baskets of wine and coffee, but there are also baskets that any woman would love to receive. Beauty spa gift baskets, pedicure gift baskets - how could you go wrong with these fun baskets? Gift baskets are also a great idea if you do not know the bride-to-be too well or if the gift is for a client or distant relative because who won't appreciate a nice package of goodies delivered? Plus, these awesome baskets can offer plenty for the bride to share with her groom-to-be, if she wants!

Ring Holder

An engagement ring is a beautiful symbol of everlasting love. While a newly engaged bride might not want to take off her engagement ring anytime soon, sometimes it does become necessary to keep it from being lost or tarnished. A wedding ring holder is a lovely way to display her ring and to keep it separate from her other pieces of jewelry. The ring holder is a solid wedding engagement gift because she will also be able to use it to hold her wedding ring after the wedding. There are all kinds of ring holders, from crystal to chrome; there are also ring holders that are shaped into fun animals or symbols. This small and practical gift can make the ideal present for the bride-to-be.

Wedding Planner Book(s)

Planning a wedding can sometimes feel like a full-time job, there are so many little details that need to be tracked and taken care of. At this point in the engagement, the newly engaged woman may not be thinking so far ahead because she is likely basking in the glow of the recent proposal, but soon her thoughts will turn toward planning the wedding. And a wedding planner and organizer can be just the thing to give her a place to start! Aside from being just an organizer, there are also wedding planners that double as a journal where she can jot down her thoughts or to record special moments she has through the wedding planning stage.

Bridal Magazine Subscriptions

If you know that the new bride is planning a long engagement, at least a year, then you may consider getting her a subscription to a popular bridal magazine. Bridal magazines are a fun treat for any bride. She can get ideas about wedding themes, wedding dresses, honeymoon ideas and a ton of different tips for planning the wedding.

If you are thinking about getting her subscription to a bridal magazine, then you should order it soon because it usually takes 4-6 weeks for the magazines to begin arriving. To gift a subscription to her, purchase the latest copy of the magazine from a bookstore and let her know that she can expect more to come!

Romantic Comedies!

Wedding planning can very stressful! Thankfully, your newly engaged bride is not yet there. To lighten the mood when things start to get hectic, how about supplying her with a collection of fun romantic comedies Funny movies are a great escape and can really change the mood of an otherwise frazzled bride. Here are some movie ideas to get you started: Father of the Bride, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Wedding Crashers, The Wedding Singer, and other hilarious comedies.

Gift Certificate to a Nail Salon

A gift certificate to a nail salon for a manicure and pedicure will be a fun gift for the new bride. There will be plenty of occasions for her to use it! She'll need to get her nails done for the engagement party, bridal shower, bachelorette party and even for the wedding! She will be oh-so-grateful that you were thoughtful enough when you chose to give her that special treat as a present.

Charm Bracelet

A personalized charm is a great way to engrave a special event into memory. Personalized charms can be customized with names, dates or special messages. If you are close to the bride-to-be, then personalized engagement gifts, such as a charm, can capture your relationship and will make a really special wedding engagement present. Over time, she will be able to add more charms to the bracelet or necklace and it can be the start of a wonderful tradition.

Gift Certificate to a Spa

A gift certificate to a local spa for a massage or mud bath or other relaxing treatment could be the perfect treat for a newly engaged woman. It will give her an excuse to take some time for herself if things get too hectic during the planning stage. Even right before the wedding would be a good time for her to indulge herself and release any pre-wedding jitters. You could even get together with mutual friends to split the costs.


A lovely fragrance can a great present for the newly engaged. A light spritz of a pleasant perfume can brighten up any morning and be enjoyed for the rest of the day. If you know her favorite fragrance, then you want to purchase the same scent so that she will surely not run out during the length of her engagement. There will be so many special events to plan and attend, so having her favorite perfume well stocked may be a big relief to her. If you are familiar with her tastes, then you might surprise her with a new perfume. A huge life event can encourage her to try new things - so now can be the time to share with her your favorite perfumes or the hottest new fragrance of the year!

Fresh Flowers

A sweet bouquet of flowers may be the perfect wedding engagement gift for the new bride. She will be perfectly elated upon getting engaged, and sending a fresh bouquet of flowers is a fantastic way to celebrate with her. If you live far away, then sending flowers to her home or work place is a great way to let her know that you are thinking about her and are excited for the upcoming wedding.

While flowers may last up to a week, the new bride can always press the flowers so that she can save them for her wedding scrapbook, that way the flowers will last much longer. Sending a note on how to press flowers, if you think she would be open to the idea, is an excellent way to encourage her to start collecting wedding memorabilia.

Makeup Gift Set

Does your newly engaged gal adore trying new makeup trends or dolling up for special events? Do you know about a makeup set that she's been eyeing for a while? Then how about indulging her in a new makeup or gift set? This is certainly be a gift that will just for her! If she's s true makeup diva, then she may already be thinking about her bridal makeup, so a gift card to her favorite makeup store can be just the thing to make her smile!

More Engagement Gift Ideas for Her

Personalized Engagement Gifts for Her

If you have the time, then a personalized engagement gift for her can make a really special present. For instance, if you know when her wedding date and location will be, then you can use that information to have a one-of-a-kind gift created. Or you might want to create a gift for both the bride and the groom-to-be that celebrates their future family name, if they are planning on sharing a surname. You can also customize a gift with a special poem or verse. Or it can just be a quote about love or marriage. However you decide the specialize the gift, it will certainly be an item that will stand out from the rest because your creativity and thoughtfulness.

Engagement Gift Baskets for Her

Short on time? Want to get something send quickly? Then how about an engagement basket? There are plenty of themed gourmet gift baskets available that can be ordered in minutes. Choose from romantic gift baskets that she can share with her future husband or a specialized gift basket that she can enjoy all on her own! There are spa themed baskets, gardening baskets, healthy treats baskets and more!

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