30 Unique Engagement Gifts for Couples to Celebrate the Big Moments
How exciting! Your friends or loved ones have recently announced their engagement. Wondering what unique engagement gifts to give them? Engagements are one of the big moments in a person’s life and it is understandably challenging to figure out what to give on such an occasion. It depends much on what you want that gift to mean to the engaged couple? Do you want to give them something purely sentimental and lasting, or do you want them to smile or laugh every time they see your gift? Whatever it is you have in your mind, our list of unique, cool stuff is sure to blow you away and give you just the thing you are looking for.
Unique Engagement Gifts
Ivation Electric Wine Bottle Opener Set
Having friends who happen to be wine connoisseurs and you want to make it to the top of their list at their engagement party? then the Ivation wine gift set is the way to go. It is designed to add more value, fun, flavor and everything the happy couple will need to enjoy the drinking experience. Not only will it be a stylish display feature in the home of the couple, but they will think of you with a smile every time they entertain guests or choose to celebrate any occasion with delicious, well-preserved wine. Very stylish, it all fits onto a charging station base so it is always ready for action.
Mr. Right & Mrs. Always Right Glass
For the fun-loving couple who have a good sense of humor, a novelty gift is sure to hit the right note. Featuring a pint beer glass with “Mr.Right”, a top hat and mustache, and a smaller wine tumbler with “Mrs. Always Right” with a cute red lipstick mark, the tongue-in-cheek humor on glasses designed for personal use is bound to bring levity to the couple’s everyday life for years to come. And they are going to remember you warmly every time they hold their glass. It is one of the best ways to show love to your friends on their special occasion – when they open it and for years after that – with a generous sprinkling of humor on top.
Wedding Cake Server Set
Want to impress friends who have a more sophisticated preference for gifts? This silver-plated cake knife set is designed to impress people with the pickiest of tastes. And if this set is the one the couple decides to use to cut their wedding cake with, then they will remember you as the friend who had them worrying about one less thing to arrange for on their big day. What’s more, it will become a priceless treasure for them for as long as they stay married. With its stylish look and presentation, the cake knife and server set can be proudly displayed by the couple with all the other sentimental items from the wedding.
Personalized Promise Ring
Looking for something that is completely different and personal to the happy couple who’s gotten engaged? Want it to be something meaningful to them for life? Personalized promise rings that can have actual fingerprints of the individual on them could not be more unique. This is a particularly good gift to give couples who love to express their love for one another and love the romance of making such gestures of commitment. Nothing says forever more romantic than a ring – and a personalized ring only adds to the sentimentality and value of the gift. So go ahead and help them promise their lives to each other in style.
3D Rotatable Rubik's Cube
Traditional photo albums are so yesterday. This 3D rotatable Rubik’s cube is a uniquely compelling way to display cherished memories. You can give the couple a Rubik’s cube filled with their most prized moments if you have them or you could give them a blank canvas- one which they can personalize on their own. Also, what is more poetic than giving an engaged couple a Rubik’s cube – something that symbolizes solving problems of high levels of complexity and requires persistence and commitment?
It symbolizes everything that a couple will face and need to do to make their relationship a success. So remind them of all the wonderful memories they have made and of all the work they need to do to make their relationship work, all at the same time. They will be sure to thank you for it!
Red Umbrella Couple Puzzle
Want to give your newly engaged friends something that could make them smile and pull their hair out at the same time? Tease your friends with a gift that tests their patience and relationship as they work together to bring the puzzle together…and let them cherish the hard-earned reward of their labor in the shape of a beautiful picture of a couple in a black-and-white painting with bright, compelling bursts of bright red – the color of love and passion. This painting promises hours of fun and laughter- a perfect gift for couples that love a good puzzle.
Metal Ballet Modeling Tray
This jewelry ring tray features a ballerina striking an elegant pose. It is the perfect gift to give a couple getting engaged and will be a particular favorite with the women. Not only can the tray be a memorable ring holder for the occasion but it can serve also as a wonderful means of holding and displaying jewelry – rings and earrings – at home. And if one doesn’t want to use it to display jewelry, then this beautiful golden piece can also feature as a decorative item designed to lift up the decor of any room.
Funny Food Truck Box
If your friends are foodies with a great sense of humor, then perhaps gifts for their engagement should draw on these qualities. These fast food truck socks will knock your friend’s socks off – hopefully with shocked laughter. Make them drool for the burger and beer they think they are getting and then unwrap it all and have them warm their feet! We guarantee that every time they put those socks on they won’t know if they want to laugh out loud at the joke you played on them, or strangle you for making them desperately want fast food only to give them colorful foot warmers!
Edinburgh Hand Casting Kit
For DIY lovers, this is the perfect engagement gift to give. This quality hand casting kit for 2 is the perfect blend of romance, elegance, and fun. With its ability to capture skin details and jewelry, this hand casting kit will deliver an intensely personalized cast for the couple to cherish for years to come. Give this gift to your friends so they can preserve their commitment to each other forever – and proudly display it in their homes. This kit will not just be a gift for the couple – rather it will be a whole experience filled with fun and romance, bound to leave them with many more wonderful memories and with a stronger sense of connection with each other than ever before.
Simpli-Magic Fruit Bowl
Need to congratulate an engaged couple you are only acquainted with? It is hard to give gifts to people you barely know. You don’t want to get too personal but you don’t want them to feel you don’t care. Well, give them something like this stylish, modern fruit bowl that tells them you are thinking about their future together – and you want it to be a healthy one. You can never go wrong with a fruit bowl, since every house needs one. And add to it the modern design and stylish presentation of the bowl, you’ll give them something they can proudly display in their home for years to come.
Moon Ambient Light
The connection between romance and moonlight is a timeless one. Do you want to keep the romance of your engaged friends going strong? Are they that annoyingly sweet couple that thrives on romance? Give them this beautiful DIY moonlight lamp that they can personalize with their own words or label with one of the 6 romantic stickers included in the kit. They will thank you for giving them the unique opportunity to be able to snuggle with each other in the light of a full red moon every night of the month.
AEEZO WiFi Digital Picture Frame
Technology has taken away the traditional concept of photo albums and photo frames. But don’t we all crave the warmth of beautifully captured memories readily on display? Give your engaged friends the warmth of the old days with the brilliance of today’s cutting edge technology in the form of this wifi digital picture frame. With the ability to be displayed – even mounted – like a traditional frame and the technology to store more than a fair share of pictures, this digital photo frame is the perfect gift for a couple starting out on their journey together.
Push Pin USA Map Board
Perfect for couples who love to travel and see new places, a handcrafted, beautiful piece with a vintage vibe, this map is not the type that’s kept rolled and wrapped in drawers. Instead, it is the kind of timeless piece that can be the focal point in any of the different rooms in the house. What better engagement gifts can there be for travel-lovers than a map that can display all the places they have travelled together. What’s more, by highlighting all those spots still in need of a push pin, this map can serve as a powerful motivator to push those back into action, who seemed to have lost their momentum.
Umbra Wall Mirror
A mirror is something you can never go wrong with. Who wouldn’t like the gift of being able to see themselves that one more time? And who doesn’t like to have a small space suddenly feel bigger? A mirror does both these things – and it does it in style. And with its minimalist design, this mirror can blend into most styles of home decor. This is why it is a great gift to give to your newly engaged friends and is the safest bet when giving a gift to acquaintances, who you don’t know well enough to give something more personal.
Modern Jewelry Box
The happy couple wants to look after their new rings when they are not being worn. Give them this jewelry box and organizer that includes a good variety of storage drawers and discrete compartments for storing different types of jewelry. Made from classy walnut, the box is both stylish and practical. Featuring a unique design, it has a black display surface for popping down pieces while they take a shower or do the chores. The hidden storage compartments are designed to keep their most valuable pieces hidden from view. Soft protective fabric protects precious jewelry from scratching and will keep all their treasured items protected.
Dash Tasti-Crisp Electric Air Fryer
Fried food is certainly tasty but not good for anyone’s health or the waistline. This air fryer makes a great gift to a newly engaged couple who will enjoy experimenting with recipes to cook delicious fried food that is lower on calories. Using AirCrisp technology instead of oil, this handy gadget reduces fat by 70% without losing any of that unique fried flavor. Busy couples will appreciate getting home from work and being able to fry some food in minutes so they can sit together and enjoy some fresh crispy delicious meals. Perfect for any sized kitchen with its compact design, it will quickly become their favorite kitchen appliance.
Diguo Belgian Coffee Maker
Why not choose a gift that is completely original and a true conversation piece that the newly engaged couple can display in their home? No ordinary coffee maker, the Belgian balance siphon brewer is based on an invention from the mid-18th century that has a unique brewing system that works with a spirit burner. Watching the coffee brew is like watching a science experiment as the system uses gravity, vacuum, and vapor pressure to brew a single delicious cup of coffee. With its magnificent vintage design of gold and glass, on a black base, it will look stunning in the couple’s home and invite lots of compliments.
Get the happy couple’s celebrations off to a good start with this delightful ice bucket. Made from high-quality stainless steel in a stunning bronze color, this bucket and tongs with a matching lid stands out from other designs. No engagement party will be complete without ice and serving it in this stylish bucket will add some class to any event. Double-walled insulation keeps ice cold for longer and the gorgeous shiny surface is resistant to sticky fingerprints, keeping its glossy look intact all night long. All they will need to add is a bubbly bottle of champagne to get the party started.
Wine Breather Carafe Decanter
A red wine-loving couple will really appreciate using a decanter to improve the taste of good wine. Decanting wine allows it to aerate and improves the flavor and fragrance. This unique decanter will give them two choices in how to serve their wine. The clever neck design allows them to pour the bottle directly into it or by inverting them it allows them to pour it back. The wine will be aerated either way, but they can choose whether to serve the wine in the decanter or the original bottle. In the unlikely event that they do not drink all the wine, the stainless steel stopper lid will keep it fresh for another day.
Toblerone Swiss Chocolate Set
A chocolate-loving couple will have their taste buds awoken with this unusual chocolate gift set. This Toblerone giant triangle package contains 9 individual milk chocolate bars. Made with some of the finest ingredients in the world, Toblerone Swiss chocolate oozes quality with its familiar triangle shape and recognizable packaging that is as celebrated as the chocolate itself. The engaged couple can revel with this classy chocolate snack featuring the flavors of milk chocolate, white chocolate, or crunchy salted almond. Every chocolate bar is made with Swiss chocolate and the famous almond nougat making them a luxurious indulgent chocolate treat to enjoy as a couple to celebrate their engagement.
Picnic Time Wine Basket
This adorable vintage-style picnic basket is the perfect gift for an engaged couple who can celebrate with a wine and cheese feast for two in their favorite spot. The wine and cheese picnic basket is a classic English wicker barrel basket, made from superior woven willow and finished off with canvas and leatherette straps. There is enough space to add a bottle of their favorite wine along with some delicious cheese or cold meats. Fully lined with a vintage barrel design, it makes a perfect romantic gift. The set comes with everything they will need for a picnic with two wine glasses, napkins, a corkscrew, a bottle stopper, a cutting board, and a cheese knife.
Help the couple’s celebrations to light up with some unique personalized matchboxes. The customized designs will make a great personal gift that will definitely match any kind of ideas they may have for their celebrations. With romantic phrases and the couple’s names, guests will know without a doubt that they are a “match made in heaven”. They will simply need to add some candles to any event to provide the finishing touches to their party. A lovely quirky fun gift that they can treasure as a keepsake of their engagement for years to come.
Supsiah Smart Plant Pot
If you want to buy a plant for a couple who have a bit of a bad reputation for keeping them alive, then this smart pot may be the answer to their horticulture dreams. The pot comes with a specially made cotton rope, so when the bottom pot is filled with water, it will penetrate the soil along the cotton rope to reach the roots. When there is not enough water in the plant pot, there is a built-in alarm to remind them to add water. Also, it will alarm again once they add enough water. Not just practical, the modern design stands on 3 wooden legs making a lovely feature in any room.
Southern Homewares Photo Coasters
If you are looking for something truly individual, then this set of personalized coasters will be something for the happy couple to treasure. They can keep their favorite engagement memories on display in their home with this set of four elegant glass photo coasters. In addition to the coasters, there is a wooden rack that keeps the set organized and ready for use. Presented in delightful gift packaging, this makes a highly personal engagement gift. It couldn’t be easier for them to change the photos over the years to mark new celebrations. These customizable coasters will add a touch of personal joy to their home and be a lovely reminder of happy times.
W&S Matching Underwear
Inject some fun into a couple’s life with this gift of matching underwear. Made from high-quality material, the fabric has the softness and shine of silk and the breathability of modal cotton. The ultra-light mesh will keep them both cool and comfortable. Featuring a tailored fit, the widened elastic band adjusts to the body shape and makes both the briefs and boxers comfortable to wear all day long without experiencing any tightness or pulling. The super cute matching pattern will bring a smile to any newly engaged couple’s faces and give them a lovely inside joke that is their secret only.
Luna Adult Weighted Blanket
A weighted blanket is the ultimate stress reliever and perfect comforter to help the happy couple get more rest before their big day. Luna’s revolutionary design combines 7 layers into a sleek material that allows the weight to be evenly distributed. Constructed with care, the natural cotton fabric covers a soft fluffy material that allows for airflow and temperature control. Not only is it comfortable, but it is also easy to clean as it’s washable and can even be tumble-dried. Big enough for two it will be the ultimate blanket for chilling, relaxing, destressing, and even sleeping.
Rowboat Serving Bowl
Bring a nautical theme to their engagement party and encourage them to drop anchor with this rowing boat salad bowl. Help them make some stylish waves the next time they entertain with this beautiful themed metal serving bowl. An endearing addition to their kitchen, this boat-shaped salad bowl is perfect for serving salads to guests. Win or cruise, this silver rowboat design with oar servers will be fantastic for parties and gatherings of any kind. A real conversation piece for a couple who love the water and definitely no “rows” over how to present their guest’s food.
Amazon Basics Hardshell Spinner Suitcase
You can’t go wrong by buying them a functional, practical piece of luggage that they can use on their future honeymoon. Even if they haven’t picked a destination yet they will appreciate the quality of this hard-shell suitcase with dual spinner wheels for easy mobility. With good-sized dimensions and an interior capacity of 35 liters, they will have plenty of room for all their essentials and a few luxuries too. Beautifully designed with a brushed metallic finish, it is a perfect carry-on-sized suitcase that doesn’t trade-off space. With multiple straps and zippers, they can keep all their belongings organized for their trip and concentrate on having a good time.
Lonely Planet 1000 Ultimate Experiences
Planning a life together is the perfect time to get some inspiration for future travel as a couple. Give an adventurous couple this fantastic book on their engagement party to give them some amazing new ideas. Whether they are a couple who want to visit a tropical paradise, the Amazon rainforest, explore historical cities, or take their own style of road trip, the 1000 Ultimate Experiences book will give them 1000 ideas as inspiration. The perfect gift to start them dreaming of future adventures and help them to plan some amazing journeys together before setting off on many trips of a lifetime.
The Newlywed's Instruction Manual
On the off chance that the happy couple needs some help to adjust to married life, “The Newlywed’s Instruction Manual” is an ideal guide to make life easier and help them cope with the bumps that may occur. This instructional book includes many of the difficult topics that accompany a new marriage but with a trendy informative style and cute illustrations it is also fun to read. Take care of all the issues that may arise in the first year of marital bliss, from finances and mortgages to disputes with the in-laws. It makes the perfect engagement gift for a loved-up couple just starting out on a long life together.