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Great Ideas for Baptism Favors

Susie McGee
baptism favors

Show your appreciation to your guests by giving them baptism favors. They are helping you celebrate your child's special day, and there is a large variety of favors to choose from. LoveToKnowBaby wants to help you choose the perfect gifts to celebrate this joyous occasion.

Yummy Favors

Give a favor that is both delicious and sweet. Edible baptism or christening favors make great gifts. You can choose from the following:

  • Mint Tins-These tins make great keepsake favors. You can have them personalized with your baby's name and the date of her baptism. You can even order pink or blue mint boxes.
  • Chocolate-Always a favorite, chocolate bars with personalized wrappers or small gift bags filled with gourmet chocolates are sure to be a hit.
  • Coffee or Tea-You can also give gourmet coffee or tea.

Soap Favors

Soap favors are given on many occasions, so why not give them as baptism favors? There are several choices, including the following:

  • Aromatherapy Scents-These soaps can be ordered in various shaped containers, or you can fill a sachet or gift bag with them.
  • Bath Fizzers-Your guests will love adding these soaps to their bath as they unwind after a long, hectic day. Choose from a variety of colors, such as gold, silver, pink, blue, etc.
  • Bath Crystals-Give an organza bag filled with bath crystals for the perfect favor.

Candle Favors

You can never go wrong when you give a candle as a gift. They come in a variety of shapes, sizes, scents, and designs.

  • Votives-You can select from a wide variety of scents when you choose this small candle to give.
  • Jar Candles-Jar candles come in a variety of shapes and sizes, also. You can order personalized candles with your baby's name and the baptism date.
  • Baby Bottle Candles-For a whimsical baptism favor, choose baby bottle candles in blue or pink.
  • Glass and Pewter Candles-These are beautiful glass jars set into pewter holders. Shapes can be baby related or more religious in design. These candles are also available in sterling silver.
  • Place Card Candleholders-This is another unique gift idea. You can purchase place card holders which also hold a small votive candle at the base. You may choose baby related designs, such as teddy bears, angels, cherubs, etc.
  • Crystal Candles-Another lovely choice is a crystal jar candle in a variety of designs and scents.

Silver or Pewter Favors

You can choose from a variety of sterling silver, silver-plated, or pewter favors, such as the following:

  • Heart keychain
  • Teddy bear keychain
  • Cross bookmark
  • Small pocket mirror
  • Picture frames
  • Bottle openers
  • Tea bag holders
  • Salt and pepper shakers
  • Measuring spoons
  • Candle snuffer
  • Bell
  • Cake server
  • Trivet
  • Card holder
  • Cookie cutter set
  • Cheese grater
  • Ice cream scoop
  • Coffee scoop
  • Corkscrew
  • Candy dish
  • Place card frame

Crystal or Ceramic Favors

For a more elegant gift, choose from a variety or crystal or ceramic favors. The following list might help.

  • Fruit bowl
  • Candle
  • Vase
  • Candy dish
  • Jewelry box
  • Salt and pepper shakers
  • Bottle stopper
  • Place card holders

Where To Buy Baptism Favors

Shopping online? Check out the following Websites before you order!

Great Ideas for Baptism Favors