When friends and family shower you with best wishes on your wedding day, there is no better way to say thank you for their support than with a heartfelt gift-and there cound not be a more perfect favor than a delicious sweet treat. Handmade gifts also add a truly personal touch and can be packaged to perfectly tie in with the theme of your wedding. In Perfect Wedding Favors, Susannah Blake has created 28 ideas for adorable edible favors that can be given on the day, as well as creative ways to present them beautifully. Candies and Confections include cute meringue kisses and rich chocolate truffles, perfect for packaging prettily and finishing with a ribbon. Cakes and Baked Treats features deliciously chic French macarons, adorable bite-size cakes, and classic Queen of Hearts tarts, while Celebration Cookies provides inspiration for turning these simple treats into glamorous gifts. Present tiny confetti-inspired cookies, glistening white doves, or gold cookies threaded with organza ribbon. Lastly, Keepsakes provides ideas for gifts to take home and enjoy. Say thank you with bags of irresistable caramel nuts, homemade elderflower cordial, or tiny pots of jam complete with a label marking the date of your special day. Whatever your theme, budget, or personal taste, you will find a wedding favor that is the perfect way to say thank you on your big day.
* Recipes and presentation ideas for adorable confectionery, cakes, cookies, and keepsakes for your special day.
* To add a truly personal touch, more and more couples are choosing to make their own wedding favors.
* Beautiful photography by Carolyn Barber.