In our country, the tendency to give money for a wedding has recently firmly strengthened. This is convenient for everyone: the guest does not puzzle over the question: «Gifts to please?», and the newlyweds spend them on their own needs. But in an ordinary way to hand over notes to newlyweds is not enough. This procedure must be approached responsibly, choosing the most unusual way of giving.
Original ideas for presenting money for a wedding
If the newlyweds did not give you a hint that they want to get to the wedding, then money bills will be the best offering. It remains only to determine the optimal amount and choose how to hand over banknotes. It is easy to refuse a banal envelope, because there are many original ways to hand money to young people, you just have to show a minimum of imagination. For example, the role of a postcard is played perfectly by a wooden chest, which are sold a lot in souvenir shops.
An interesting presentation of money will be a tree with tangerines or Chinese coins with randomly stuck in a tube money imitating leaves. According to the Feng Shui masters, the tree needs to be placed in the southeast of the newlyweds ’home so that cash flow opens for them. Cool presentation – money in the cabbage. To do this, pack the banknotes, bandage them with a ribbon and put them in the middle of a pre-cut cabbage, where a cut is made to fit the package of money. Cover the cabbage with the second half, wrap with transparent paper and hand to the young.
Give money in several boxes
An unusual presentation of money to young people is the way they are stacked according to the method of Russian nesting dolls. Buy several boxes of different sizes or make them yourself. Money is put into the smallest box, and then, by increasing the size of the box, they are invested in each other, and are beautifully packaged. Ask the heroes of the occasion to open a large box to see the gift. Both the newlyweds and guests at the wedding will have fun when the young will open all the containers in turn, and will find money only in the smallest box.
Gift in the form of a cash blanket
Those who like practical and at the same time unusual wedding gifts will like the idea of handing money to the newlyweds using a plaid. To prepare it, you will have to work hard, but the result will not leave anyone indifferent. So, making a currency plaid:
- Take ordinary polyethylene.
- Folds in half.
- Bills are stacked between the layers.
- The space is washed on a typewriter, creating the effect of a quilted plaid.
Handing money in the form of a bouquet of flowers.
A magic gift for the wedding will be a bouquet of money. Rose roses can be carefully attached to natural flowers using scotch tape or a separate bouquet can be made, consisting solely of dollar or ruble banknotes decorated with greenery or decorated as a real bride’s bouquet. Gracefully folded money organically weave into the frame of different floral materials:
- decorative colored paper;
- artificial flowers.
Pack bills in a book
Put money in a book, because this is the best, though not very original idea for a wedding. Moreover, the book can be of different directions: in cooking, summer cottage, repair or tutorial of the English language. The envelope with bills is glued to the cover, the book is packed in gift paper so that its name can be seen. And you can give such a surprise with the words: «Book – best wedding present».
Make a collage from the currencies of different countries
If the newlyweds love to travel or just dream about different countries, then present them with a collage made from the currency of the leading countries of the world. To make the picture look more interesting, attach several euro denominations of large denominations in the center, and dollars of a smaller denomination can be glued on the sides. When presenting such a wedding gift, the congratulation suggests itself: «I wish to visit as many different countries as possible!». Alternatively, attach money not to a world map, but to a picture of a car or a beautiful cottage, with the statement that this is the first installment to buy the desired thing.
Wedding money garland
The original presentation of money to the newlyweds can be arranged with the help of a beautiful garland. To do this, you need a special floristic wire, duct tape and artificial flowers. Banknotes should be folded in half and twisted around the edges, and the wire threaded inside the money through a fold so as not to spoil them. If the number of banknotes for a long garland is not enough, you should exchange large bills for small ones. The wire is wrapped with adhesive colored tape, and artificial flowers are added to the garland. Such a gift for a wedding cannot but like.
An elementary way of the original presentation of banknotes for a wedding – pack them in the middle of the balloon. This trick can be cranked without the help of accessories, you only need a transparent tight ball and a pump. In addition to money, fill the ball with serpentine, confetti, sweets, organza or artificial snow so that your offering looks not only original, but also beautiful.
Handing money in the bank
Newlyweds will like it if you hand in banknotes rolled up in a three-liter bottle with a wish «Take money from the bank!» or «Store bills in your own bank». The simpler the container will look, the funnier. For example, take a glass bottle with a sticker «Cucumbers» or «Cabbage». For more money, add a lot of coins to paper notes to add «weight» glass container.
How to give money for a wedding
There are several ways to give money to newlyweds, but it is especially valuable if you present them as an addition to a material present. For example, if you present a bag for a laptop, and inside you will find banknotes of various denominations. Or hand in a plastic bag of milk and money in addition to the refrigerator to store the product. You can present a housekeeper, and inside the first cash payment for an apartment for the newlyweds.
Turn on the fantasy! Give the bride and groom «sweet money»: buy a regular bar of chocolate, take it out, and instead of chocolate, put the banknotes and hand them young. They also do it with a kinder surprise, when the candy is divided into two parts, and instead of a toy, money is invested and the chocolate is again wrapped in foil.