Trousseau is a French word which means "Little Bundle". In a wedding Trousseau signifies that when a women steps’ in her new house, she gets her belongings in a little decorative Bundle along with her. Trousseau can be of the clothes, jewelleries, make-up items and accessories like shoes and handbags. With changing time, the significance of Trousseau remains the same however it is the pattern that has changed, I.e. It is not only for the Bride’s stuff however Trousseau packing is now done for the Groom’s family and relatives as gifts from the Bride’s family and vice versa. These gifts are ceremoniously given away a few days before the marriage. The tradition in India is to give away stuff that the new couple would need as part of their life together. The items may include a car, jewelleries, bed, dressing table, clothes, handbags, Saree etc. Trousseau has an emotional value for the bride as it is prepared with lots of sentiments for her new life.
Wedding gifts and mementos depict our cultural heritage & are a great way to show love, affection and appreciation to your close friends & guests. Selection of wedding amenities requires time, effort and careful consideration. These gifts can be a colorful and exotic touch to your wedding ceremony, ranging from traditional and ethnic to suave and chic souvenirs.
To begin with, you could send gifts to accompany your invitations like beautiful & ethnic wedding favors or decorative pots & jars, beautifully decorated gift boxes with sweets, chocolates, dried fruits etc., and many more. Another great touch is preparing gift baskets for your guests like welcome baskets, a beauty goodie basket for the ladies, chocolate & fruit baskets for close friends etc.
There are various types of souvenirs & mementos which bring a distinctive and vibrant look to your wedding event. You want to give gifts that are significant, memorable, and personal. But before selecting them, coordinate it with the wedding theme & also set a budget. According to the numbers of guests, provide a gift for each of your guest.
DIVINE EVENTS - The Wedding Planners/Event Management Company, New Delhi will help you to select the mementos, souvenirs & gifts best suited for your wedding celebrations. We help you to arrange for the welcome gifts and "Thank You" gifts for the guests, as per your requirements.