Wedding party gifts for the teary-eyed: embroidered hankies! #Wedding Inspo#bridesmaid gifts#gifts#groomsmen#steal-this-idea#wedding party Updated Aug 23 2019 (Posted Jul 13 2015) Chris Wolfgang Photos by: Katie Slater Photography Lace Handkerchief from A Bit Of Alexandria When we showed you Aubrey and Nate's wedding, I'll admit, I was more blown away by Aubrey's jaw-dropping crop-top wedding dress than anything else. But I didn't want you to miss out on one other awesome detail hidden in those photos: Nate's wedding party gifts for his groomsmen were embroidered hankies. I love handkerchiefs. I might even be accused of collecting them. There's just no pride quite like handing someone a delicate, vintage hankie when they're sniffling next to you at a wedding. Nate had his hankies embroidered with a quote, a heartfelt thank-you, the date, and the location. But your possibilities are endless. You could go for an inside joke. A sentimental thanks. Heck, you could probably skip the embroidery altogether and give everyone a different vintage pattern! So go ahead — help your wedding party feel like heroes with the chance to offer their new hankie to that cute, teary-eyed guest over there. Looks like you can get custom embroidered handkerchiefs on Etsy, if you want to try your hand at this idea. Chris Wolfgang Chris is a writer and editor in Omaha, Neb. She'll talk your ear off about independent webcomics, animated film, and Ultimate Frisbee. @chriswolfgang @ PREVIOUS Brunch drunk love: Jensen & Quinn's whimsical vintage-inspired wedding NEXT 4 ways to avoid interfaith wedding drama Show/Hide comments [ 1 ] I get married in 11 days eeekkkk and have spent any spare tv time embroidering hankies for my wedding party. This takes so much time and I really hope they will be appreciated. Kudos to anyone else daft enough to attempt this the fortnight before their wedding! Reply Join the conversation Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.