Have you ever been invited to a wedding and struggled to find a thoughtful gift for the couple? Are you preparing for your own wedding and looking for something sweet to commemorate the occasion?
Pyrography crafts make great wedding and anniversary presents. They are fairly easy to create and make truly beautiful and classy pieces that will last a lifetime.
In this article, we’ve rounded up 11 of our favorite wood burning wedding gifts that serve as thoughtful ways to remember and celebrate your big day.
Wedding Gift Ideas
Classic Printed Wedding Photos
While not technically made using pyrography, these wooden wedding photos make beautiful alternatives to the traditional photo frame.
The photographs are ink-printed onto wooden discs with beautiful bark edges. Because the ink is slightly transparent, some of the natural wood is able to peek through for a rustic, but well-finished look that adds character to any home.Product Available Here
Engraved First Dance Lyrics
The first dance gift is a growing trend in wedding planning. More and more couples are choosing to preserve the lyrics of their first dance song as a unique way to remember the special event.
These engraved wooden blocks are made from sturdy wood and feature song lyrics carved into a heart shape and further personalized with the couples’ names.Buy One Here
A Timeless Wall Clock
These classic wall clocks are both sleek and simple. They make a great, functional addition to your home, featuring a beautiful poplar wood with quality metal hands and a simple clock mechanism for telling the time.
You can have photos, names, dates, and even short messages or poems lightly burned into the wood for a subtle but elegant design.Get It Here
A Chic Sign for Your Home
Another great way to personalize your home is with a stylish home sign. These gorgeous balsa wood slices are engraved with hand illustrations and elegant calligraphy that commemorates the start of your beautiful life together.
The rustic wooden slice can be hung on the outside of your home or used as a wall installation to brighten up any room.Shop It Here
DIY Your Own Wedding Gift
For those of you who are crafty and prefer a truly home-made gift, this mango wood heart is the perfect starting point for any thoughtful wedding present.
The heart can be personalized with pyrography to include warm wishes, the names of the couple, and the date of the wedding. It can also be decorated with paint for a touch of color.Buy One Here
The Artistic Picture Frame
These artsy wood-burned pictures are a beautiful alternative to wedding photos. The images are hand-engraved to create a line-drawing effect that looks more like a work of art than a photograph. The wood itself is glossy for a sophisticated finish.
They can also be further personalized with messages on either side of the wood and come with a display stand.Get One Here
A Miniature Music Box For Your Wife
This tiny music box is a wonderful gift to give your wife. It comes engraved with a sweet message of love that includes images of wedding bands and hearts.
The box itself plays the tune “You Are My Sunshine” and features a simple hand-crank. You can also buy a slightly larger version to use as a desk-topper or center-piece.Shop It Here
The Cutting Board You’ll Use Every Day
A personalized cutting board is a wonderful gift that is both thoughtful and practical. These hand-crafted boards are made from quality wood that is sure to last a lifetime. One side features a thoughtful family message, while the other side remains smooth so the board is fully functional. You can even choose from a variety of messages.Get One Here
A Set of Heart-Shaped Coasters
If you’re looking for a unique gift to bring to a wedding, this elegant set of heart-shaped coasters might be just the thing. The coasters feature a rustic, hand-stained finish and hand-burned arrow detailing that sets them apart from store-bought options.
They also come in a heavy metal holder that adds charm and is perfect for entertaining.Get It Here
Or These Nature-Inspired Coasters
These coasters are a great gift for any couple that enjoys the outdoors. The designs are all drawn freehand and feature beautiful images of nature that are sure to give life to any home. They can be finished with tung oil, which helps bring out depths in the wood grain for an antique style finish.Buy One Here
A Personalized Travel Tumbler
This Bamboo Tumbler is perfect for the avid coffee or tea drinker. It makes a great wedding gift, but is fully personalizable, making it perfect for anniversaries and other special occasions. It can even be engraved with a wedding logo or monogram. They also make great gifts for wedding parties, including your best man or maid of honor.Buy It Here
Whether you’re planning your own wedding or looking for a way to commemorate another special occasion, wood burning crafts make great presents. They are wonderfully unique, add a touch of character to otherwise simple elements of home decor, and can be personalized with thoughtful messages that will truly last a lifetime.
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