Broke-Ass Tag: bridesmaid gift


Etsy seller and BAB lover Ooh Baby! Infinity has just upped the game on awesome bridesmaids gifts. As if her rockin’ tote bags didn’t already have you clamoring to bedeck your b’maids with the chevron-striped goodness, Ooh Baby! Infinity upped the “ooohhh!” factor with personalized monograms and koozies to keep those pre-wedding brewskies chilly.

With multiple color options to coordinate with your wedding colors and four radtastic font choices, your lovely ladies will be cruising in personalized style. The bags, made from durable, quality material, are perfect for a hot day at the beach and the adorable matching koozie will ensure her beverage of choice stays refreshingly cool.

And, of course, that’s not all. Ooh Baby! Infinity uber enjoys showering you BABs with some serious discount love. Order 4 or more monogrammed bags and score 15% percent off and 50% off the matching koozies! Oh, are you or your hubster in the military? You can slap on an additional 3% off (you must contact Stephanie directly). Can we all agree that Stephanie’s bags are the ideal b-maid gift for spring, summer, and destination weddings? Yeah, I thought so. 

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    Screen printed

    Say it like you mean it.

    Searching for original budget-friendly gifts for your hard-working bridesmaids and groomsmen? Never fear. My fiance and I spent last weekend culling through the Brooklyn edition of the Renegade Craft Fair, a collection of hand-crafted wares by independent designers and crafters, to bring you the latest and greatest bridal part gift ideas.

    All the mind-blowing gifts featured below are under $50 and handmade by independent artists, who may be willing to work with you to customize your gifts. Most are made using sustainable methods and eco-friendly materials.


    Give your girls a place to store lipstick, double sided tape and tissues for when you start bawling at the altar with this handmade ikat and leather Shelburne clutch by Shelter, $49.00. Shelter focuses on using local and sustainable materials, and many of their fabrics, including leather, are made in the USA.

    Shelburne Clutch by Shelter $49.00

    So pretty you could take it down the aisle

    Bridesmaids Back-Up Gift: If your girls aren’t into clutches, check out this reversible hand-printed Hunting Circle Scarf by Bark Decor, $42.00. It’s made from fine jersey cotton and eco-friendly inks.

    Going Hunting Handprinted Circle Scarf, by Bark Decor, $42.00

    A circle scarf for those in your inner circle. Brilliant.


    What to get the sports fanatic? How about a custom hand-cut remake of an Official League Baseball from the 1900s for $39.95. Huntington Baseball Co. creates hand-stiched, pitch-perfect replicas of vintage baseballs. Crafted in limited quantities by a single artist, these are among the finest you can buy. Best of all, William, the craftsman and baseball fanatic behind Huntington, can hand stamp a custom message on each one.

    Official 1900 League Ball by Huntington Baseball Co., $39.95

    Make sure he opens this outside

    Groomsmen Back-Up Gift: If you’re guys aren’t into sports, gift them these men’s cotton handkerchiefs screen-printed with the words “Blow Me” in the corner, $12 for a pack of two.  Witty and functional, what more could you want?


    This could be taken so many ways

    Ring Bearers and Flower Girls

    It’s not just any toy that can teach tykes cognitive skills and help them prepare for future teenage rebellions, but this Matching Tattoos Memory Game by Seven Acre Toys, $35, pulls it off. The twelve Maplewood tiles are laser-etched with six classic tattoos. Children flip over them over and play a game to help strengthen their memory-building skills. All products are handcrafted and made without paints, dyes or stains. While you’re at it, check out Seven Acre’s Mustache Wooden Pull Toy.

    Matching Tattoos Memory Game by Seven Acre Toys, $35.00

    Perfect for the young bikers in training

    Ring bearers and flower girls back-up gift: The kids in your bridal party might be too old for a game of Memory, but not for a knitted friend, like this Elephant from Sweater Toys, $44.00. All Sweater Toys are one-of-a-kind, hand-sewn from recycled sweaters and vintage inspired cotton prints.

    Elephant Sweater Toy by Sweater Toys, $44.00

    Hugable and lovable

    Stay tuned next week for my round-up of envy-sparking registry and wedding ideas from Renegade. Do you have other unique bridal party gift ideas? Share them in the comments!

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