Wedding Gift Guide 2021

Ideas to Inspire


Take the stress out of gift-giving with these unique options from local shops. Perfect for the occasion, they boast practicality, affordability, and that special touch that makes a gift an extraordinary treasure for years to come. Whether intended for the bride and groom or the bridal party, the following gifts will strike just the right note with your loved ones.


Wedding bouquet and Boutonniere from Bud Floral + HomeFor the Bride & Groom

Bud Floral + Home

“Give the gift of florals to the happy couple from our streamlined À la Carte menu this season. We use fresh specialty flowers for all of our bridal bouquets and boutonnieres. Our gorgeous, hand-tied bridal bouquets are created in the colors and style specific to each bride’s taste. Some of our favorite specialty florals include peonies, ranunculus, garden roses, dahlias, scabiosa, and anemones, just to name a few.” Bouquets $160-$200 / Boutonnieres $18


About Bud Floral + Home:
Bud Floral and Home is a full-service floral studio, home and gift shop, and art gallery specializing in weddings, registries, and all gifts for the home.


Jamie Rehm headshotJaime Rehm

Bud Floral + Home




Happily Ever After Cinderella Robe from Genevieve BondFor the Bride & Groom

Genevieve Bond Gifts

“Every bride should feel like a princess on her wedding day! This Cinderella robe from Barefoot Dreams’ Disney Collection is the perfect thing to wrap up in before or after your wedding. Prince Charming can have his own robe too! Both robes are unbelievably soft with roomy pockets, a tie waist, and shawl collar. It is irresistibly cozy and a great way to start and end your day.”


About Genevieve Bond Gifts:
For the
past 20 years, Genevieve Bond has made gift-giving an art form! Our emphasis has always been attention to detail and presenting your gift well. Gift-giving should be from the heart, and we make it easy!


Kelly Jolley headshotKelly Jolley

Genevieve Bond Gifts




Resinware bin, bowl, and serving dish from Bud Floral & HomeFor the Bride & Groom

Bud Floral + Home

“This Nashi Home Resinware of Australia serving set is a beautiful, sophisticated, and practical gift for any couple. The company specializes in the design and manufacturing of quality handcrafted resin homewares and lifestyle products. All Nashi Home products are designed in unique shapes, colors, and sizes that are easy to mix and match for home décor and everyday entertaining.” Prices Vary


About Bud Floral + Home:
Bud Floral and Home is a full-service floral studio, home and gift shop, and art gallery specializing in weddings, registries, and all gifts for the home.


Susan Reynolds headshotSusan Reynolds

Bud Floral + Home



handblown glass goblets from plum nellyFor the Bride & Groom

Plum Nelly 

“Handblown in Chattanooga by local artist Prentice Hicks of Wauhatchie Glassworks, these beautiful champagne glasses are a classic, yet unique gift for the happy couple. They’re perfect for toasting when cutting the cake and for celebrating all of life’s cheeriest occasions together afterward! When ordered in advance, the glasses can be inscribed with the bride and groom’s initials and/or wedding date as a sweet keepsake. They’re available in a variety of colors and sizes.” $67


About Plum Nelly Shop:
A Chattanooga tradition since 1972, we carry a unique array of locally and regionally made pottery, glass, jewelry, art, and giftware as well as stationery, invitations, and so much more. 


Catharine Daniels from plum nelly shopCatharine Daniels

Plum Nelly Shop




The Forest Feast and First Prize Pies Cookbooks from the Clay PotFor the Bride & Groom

The Clay Pot

“Every new couple deserves new ideas for nourishment and creativity in the kitchen! With these charming cookbooks, newlyweds (or newly-engageds) can take inspiration from authors Erin Gleeson and Allison Kave for dishes from worldly vegetarian entrées to award-winning baked goods for dessert. The Forrest Feast and First Prize Pies are a beautiful and useful set.” $35 and $29.95


About The Clay Pot:
Founded over 25 years ago by Joe Jumper, The Clay Pot is a local florist, gift, and event design shop known for its creativity and imagination. Joe and his staff of “Clay Potters” work to create inspiring floral designs and arrangements every day.


Joe Jumper HeadshotJoe Jumper

The Clay Pot

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