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Wedding Favour Boxes: The Best Unique Ideas

Browse some of the best fun and unique ideas for your wedding favour boxes - from throwback cassettes to vintage birdcages

If you have thought of some amazing wedding favour ideas then don’t forget your wedding favour boxes can be just as important as the favours themselves. Don’t miss our Hitched edit of the most fun and wedding-worthy designs out there, covering everything from fun and quirky comic book designs to pretty vintage birdcage styles.

Rustic Wedding Favour Boxes

These cute brown kraft favour boxes from Wedding in a Teacup are really versatile and are the perfect blank canvas that you can customise to suit your wedding perfectly. These rustic boxes are also eco-friendly and made from 100% recycled card. Decorate them with some simple ribbon, a personalised sticker or a stamp so they suit the style of your wedding day.


Map Favour Boxes

If you and your other half want to travel the world or you are going on an epic honeymoon then these map wedding favour boxes from Hope and Willow at Not on the High Street are a good place to start. The cute matchbox style design is the perfect size for your favourite sweet treats and can be tied up neatly with brown rustic string.


Birdcage Favour Boxes

For a wedding that is filled with vintage ideas then complete your reception tables with these delicate birdcage favour boxes from Lisa Angel Homeware and Gifts at Not on the High Street. These ornate and quirky favour boxes can be filled with some of your favourite sweets and you can tie them up with a simple ribbon that matches your wedding colour scheme.


Festive Favour Boxes

This simple ivory favour box is given some added Christmas cheer with the addition of a super cute mini gingerbread man standing proudly next to the box. Even if you have kept your wedding favour boxes simple, you can still add something special by thinking about how you will arrange them on the tables.


Comic Book Wedding Favour Boxes

If you are a Marvel manic, a DC devotee or comic con super fan then these comic book wedding favour boxes will be perfect for you. Even if you are having a stylish and sophisticated wedding day you probably still won’t be able to resist adding a fun finishing touch to your reception by including these fun favour boxes – the company that make these even let you request which comic books they use to create this origami masterpieces. Available from Identity Papers at Not on the High Street and perfect for a superhero style wedding.


Suitcase Wedding Favours

If you love travel and the map wedding favour boxes didn’t suit your style then why not add a quirky twist to your wedding favours with these fun mini suitcase favour boxes. They can also double up as place cards if you use the luggage tag for your guest’s name.


Gold Wedding Favour Boxes

Take a leaf out of Kanye West’s wedding style and go for gold. These matte gold favour boxes can add some luxe to your wedding look and they would also be the perfect Christmas wedding idea. If you are having a Christmas themed wedding then why not fill with some festive favourites like candy canes and chocolate Santas.


Suit and Tie Favour Boxes

These suit and tie wedding favour boxes from The Chocolate Favour Box Company can be colour co-ordinated to match your wedding colour scheme and can then be filled with your favourite chocolate coins.


Vintage Wedding Favour Boxes

These soft white flecked-oatmeal square favour boxes are eco-friendly and make from 100% recycled cardboard. No matter what your wedding style, these simple boxes can be personalised with stickers, stamps and string to create gorgeous favour boxes that suit your style. Available from Wedding in a Teacup.


Floral Favour Boxes

If you are looking for pretty favour boxes that are a little less traditional then these pink and gold floral favour boxes could be perfect for you. Made from shimmer card and with subtle splashes of gold, it can add the perfect amount of glimmer and sparkle to your reception tables.


Matchbox Wedding Favour Boxes

These cute little matchbox wedding favours are perfect for sweet treats or even confetti. Available in 25 different designs from Sepia Smiles at Not on the High Street, they are a great option is you are having a vintage style wedding day and want to add some authentic looking finishing touches.


Gold Glitter Wedding Favour Boxes

Here at Hitched HQ we are pretty much obsessed with all glitter wedding ideas so this gold sparkling favour box just had to make the list! If you are having a glamorous wedding day then complete your reception tables perfectly with this glittering favour box from Hope and Willow at Not on the High Street.


Car Wedding Favours

We love this cute pink wedding favour box that is hitching a lift in a vintage style car! Add a fun touch to your wedding reception tables with car wedding favours, it’s also a great option if you are looking for fun children’s wedding favours.


Cassette Tape Favour Boxes

If you love all things retro then these cassette tape will be the perfect finishing touch to your 80’s themed celebration. Fill with some retro sweets to complete your throwback style wedding day.


Top Hat Favour Boxes 

We love these awesome top hat favour boxes from Favour This, perfect if you’re planning a formal wedding with fabulous top hats! They come in a wide range of colours and start at £17.99 for 10. 


Top Tips for Choosing Your Wedding Favour Boxes

Don’t be afraid to ask for help

If your boxes are self-assembly think about recruiting some of your bridal party to help to put them together.

Build your boxes in plenty of time

Give yourself plenty of time to build your wedding favour boxes, this is not a night before the wedding job and they will take longer to create than you think!

Get creative

Add personalised sticker, initial stamps or ribbon to make your favour boxes suit your style.

Think outside the box

Your wedding favour boxes don’t have to be square, try pillow shapes, birdcages and other quirky shapes.

So you have found the boxes, now it’s time to think about how to fill them! Don’t miss our article featuring 101 wedding favour ideas.