Location-Centric Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect gift for your maids or men? Perhaps something for the parents that reflects the location where you will wed?  Or what to get the couple who plans to jet set away for their big day?  Enter Scoutmob to save the day!  This site offers nothing but unique gifts and goodies from local makers and independent artists with lots of location-specific ways to say thanks.  We stumbled upon them recently and can’t get enough!  Want a custom globe for your guest book?  Check!  How about a wallet with your city on it?  Or local spices and rubs, even hot chocolate for that winter destination I do welcome bags!  Here are a few of our faves for the season.  Happy shopping!

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Travel Wedding Gifts

Yesterday we shared a few of our favorite tech travel gifts and today it’s all about going personal!  From custom mugs to custom laundry totes, take a look at our favorite personal (and affordable destination wedding gifts).

honeymoon travel gifts

1. In Flight Travel Kits: His and Hers travel kits make flying to that exotic honeymoon destination a breeze.  Complete with an eye mask, inflatable neck pillow with removable/washable jersey cover, and moldable earplugs for a long night of travel. $22.00

2. Scratch Off Map of the World: For the travel loving couple this scratch off map makes a great stocking stuffer to inspire them to globe-trot together and reveal new places on the map.  $22.00

3. Monogrammed Travel Bags: Travel in style, and with your new last name with these monogrammed travel laundry bags.  Your dirty clothes have never looked so good!  $98.00

4. Personalized City Ceramics: Jessica Rust Designs creates custom wedding gifts – mugs, plates, and keepsakes for the couple who likes something a bit more personal.  Did they host a destination wedding in a big city?  Then gift them the memory of a set showing off that city’s skyline (with a personal name and date included of course).  $29.00-$84.00


Kate Spade Bridal

If you haven’t guessed, we find Kate Spade to be the perfect destination wedding gal pal.  And she’s recently released a whole new set of bridal dresses, travel accessories, and destination wedding must-haves.  So of course, our shopping obsessed side comes out and we’re here today to share a few of our faves with you.  From a short destination wedding dress idea to the perfect bridesmaid gift, we could do some serious damage at this shop!
kate spade wedding dresses

Nico Dress:  This short but semi-formal wedding dress is a cream color made of cotton and silk complete with a cluster of baubles at the neckline to mimic a chunky necklace.  A sweet surprise for a bridal gown alternative. $468.00

Yellow Belt Short Wedding Dress: The Gimlet Dress is perfect for the bride-to-be who likes to live it up with a little color!  Kate Spade calls it a “twist—a bow-bedecked waistband in an enchanting charmeuse”.  The silk and cotton dress will work well in hot climates and of course the short length makes for a fun rehearsal dinner or reception dress!  $438.00

Necklace: A lovely way to spruce up a simple destination wedding dress, this Gerbera Garden Necklace is filled with faux pearls and crystals creating blooms around the neckline.  A grosgrain ribbon ties the look together to finish a sweet ensemble for the wedding day.$378.00

Clarice Shoe: The perfect peep toe white bridal shoe with just a splash of bling and glitter on the heel.  Satin shoes with an embellishment on the toe and not too high of a heel to dance in! $325.00

Mrs Passport Case: Going overseas for your destination wedding or luxurious honeymoon?  Passports required!  But equally as important is the chic case your passport will be carried in – so why not wear one that celebrates the occasion!?!?  This boarskin embossed Mrs passport case might even get you an upgrade.  $78.00

Mrs. Cosmetic Case:  A crystal clear bag perfect for your carry on cosmetics, this Mrs. travel accessory makes a great shower gift and honeymoon must-have. $60.00

kate spade travel products

Eat Cake for Breakfast Tote: Wedding cake that is!  A great beach bag to take on your destination wedding travels. This canvas and leather bag makes a great honeymoon accessory when the “just married bags” are a bit too much for your taste. $248.00

Ingrid Sandal: Wonder the beach or sit poolside looking oh-so chic in these woven snake pattern print sandals.  A great gift for your bridesmaids to wear down a sandy aisle. $198.00

Best Friend Forever Bangle:  A way to show your bridesmaids you care – a discreetly engraved best friend bangle (best friends forever engraved on the inside) – on the outside, the quote “partners in crime, peas in a pod, sidekicks, birds of a feather, two of a kind, perfect pairs.”  So sweet!  $58.00

Mrs Necklace: Channeling your inner Carrie Bradshaw when you wed?  Then this “Mrs” gold plated necklace is the perfect accessory!  Also available in “I do.”  $78.00


Travel Totes for Brides

When you pack for your destination wedding or honeymoon, you’ve got to have all the bells and whistles with you to swim in the excitement of the experience.  So what better way to start than by packing up your unmentionables and more in the perfect little travel totes!?!?  (Great gifts for your bridesmaids too, ladies!)

We popped over to Neiman Marcus to find a few fun and functional ideas for your destination I do!wedding travel bags for brides

1. Flip Flop and Bikini Travel Bags: Pink sacks with a yellow pom-pom drawstring embellished with a flip flop or bikini and custom monograms and personalization available for your new last name!  $21-28

2. Lingerie Travel Bags: Monogrammed lingerie travel bags to keep your unmentionables in tip top shape to and from your destination! $16-22

3. Toliettries Travel Bags: Inflight clear vinyl travel bags perfect for carrying your essentials on, just to be safe from any lost luggage. $24

4. Digital Luggage Scale: Never pay for overweight luggage again with this nifty little travel bag accessory, a digital scale!  It locks right onto your suitcase and tells you if you’re going to need to re-think that wardrobe. $30