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    24 Wedding Gifts That Only Look Expensive

    Your bank account is gonna say I do to all these fancy-lookin' gifts.

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    1. A scratch-off world map so they can begin their journey together and mark off every step along the way.

    Promising review: "Got this as a wedding present and we love it!" —Lanie Zobell

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99.

    2. A set of stunning handblown champagne flutes to help them celebrate their union in style and class.

    Promising review: "These champagne flutes are very elegant and beautiful! The package arrived fast and was packed very, very well! The box is nice and will make a great gift for anyone and any occasion! Happy with the purchase." —Svetlana Shavez

    Get a set of two from Amazon for $18.99.

    3. A quality set of kitchen knives designed with high-performance carbon steel blades and expensive-looking pakkawood handles.


    Set includes a 3.5" paring knife, a 5" utility knife, and an 8" chef knife.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's, for $39.99.

    4. A cozy bathrobe for each of them, because nothing is better than a luxurious robe — nothing!

    Promising review: "Love, love, love this robe! It really is plush and luxurious. Hubby and I wear this at night before getting into our swim spa and use it to dry off after getting out. It's even plusher than our bath towels. It is thicker, so if you are looking for a robe to wear during a warm day, this is not it." —Jocelyn Shade

    Get one robe from Amazon for $29.99 (available in S-XL and in gray, white, and blue).

    5. A set of copper Moscow mule mugs that'll look so damn pretty sitting in their cabinets, displayed on their counter, or nestled in their hands while they get their drank on.

    Promising review: "We loved our set so much we purchased this set as a wedding gift for friends. Beautiful craftsmanship and they work fabulously. Great service and on time delivery." —Amy M

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $30.99.

    6. A beautiful cookbook filled with the recipes from that almost-impossible-to-get-reservations to restaurant.

    Promising review: "This is one of the finest cookbooks I have ever owned. I appreciate the author's relationship with food. It's hard to explain what I mean, but the book deals with a ground of being (where one comes from) with integrity, respect, love, inspiration, etc., with regard to food. This cookbook won a major 'cookbook of the year' award in 2001 — from a major cookbook association — out of thousands of cookbooks published that year. If you like to cook or would like to be able to cook, you'll love this book. Even if you never cook a recipe from it. It's beautiful, simple, elegant — a real treat among cookbooks. Also would make a BEAUTIFUL wedding present or a great present for a person or couple who have just purchased a new home." —Susan Martin

    Get it from Amazon for $27.49.

    7. A set of personalized leather luggage tags so a little piece of you goes with them on all their travels — but not in a creepy way, I swear.

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    Get it from Leather Made Nice on Etsy for $45.

    8. A stemless set of crystal glasses encased in a beautiful velvet padded gift box with a magnetic closure.

    Promising review: "I love these wineglasses!!! I bought these as a gift and the couple loved them. Then I used one at their place and I ended up getting myself a pair because I break, no joke, like 15 a year because I am so strong and don’t realize it but these are actually sturdy." —Lauren Joyce

    Get it from Amazon for $35.

    9. A sleek marble rolling pin they can use to make delicious treats that maybe they'll invite you to share — or maybe they'll just let it sit on their counter to elevate the look of their kitchen.

    Promising review: "I first received this as a wedding present seven years ago and it's always been a great product. My husband dropped it one too many times and it finally cracked and we needed to order a replacement. I don't think it would ever break during normal use. Great product and easier to clean than the old wood rolling pins." —CheeryCherry

    Get it from Amazon for $18.83.

    10. A fully loaded two-person picnic backpack complete with cute reusable plates, washable cotton napkins, stainless steel knives, forks, and spoons, acrylic wine cups, salt and pepper shakers, a cheese board, knife, corkscrew with bottle opener, and a cozy blanket!

    All they need to provide is the wine (and some food)!

    Promising review: "Bought this for my friend's wedding gift and they absolutely love it! Brought it with them to Hawaii for all of their hikes as well as their camping trip up the west coast! Said it worked great for not only picnicking but regular hiking as well!" —Kristin MacDonald

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    11. A large acacia serving bowl that easily doubles as a fruit bowl or "stuff" bowl — let's just say whatever they do with it, it has to be on display.

    Promising review: "Purchased this bowl for a wedding present and the recipient is very satisfied! She noted how this bowl is very thick and sturdy. I would like to have one for myself because it's so nice!" —Cupcake

    Get it from Amazon for $25.63.

    12. A silky-soft, lightweight throw they'll use to cuddle up while they Netflix and chill. Just think: You could help set the scene that leads to their future offspring!

    Promising review: "Received this as a wedding gift. It is lovely. Thin but very nice quality and soft. I love it." —Cherry

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in 13 colors).

    13. Two pairs of gorgeously carved chopsticks that might be too fancy for their normal takeout meals but you know what? YOLO.

    Promising review: "Great for the price. Comes with a nice cloth to store them in, inside a nice box. Also, it comes with a cool little chopstick etiquette guide for different cultures. It’s written on nice rice paper and adds to the look of the item. Overall great buy!" —NuklearPineapple17

    Get them from Amazon for $16.59.

    14. A set of delightfully matching ceramic mugs designed with a marble motif and gold details.

    Promising review: "Bought these as a wedding present for my best friend and she loved them. They came already boxed and were such a nice quality for the price." —Tonya Stewart

    Get it from Amazon for $20.99+ (available in six designs). Find elegant Mr. and Mr. glasses here and Mrs. and Mrs. glasses here.

    15. A set of sturdy silicone-handle beechwood utensils that'll look as cute in their kitchen as they are comfortable in their hands.


    The three-piece set includes a spoon, turner, and pointed spoon.

    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's, for $14.99.

    16. A personalized bamboo cutting board you can have customized in nine different designs to make it perfect just for them.

    Promising review: "A wedding gift that was very much appreciated by the bride! She loved that I took the time to order something custom. She likes it so much she doesn't want to use the cutting board for food but rather as decoration." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $21.95.

    17. Or really show off how well you know them by getting them a bamboo charcuterie platter designed to fit a bunch of yummy cheeses and meats — you know, the things you need to be eating with wine.,

    Promising review: "We bought it as part of a wedding present for my aunt. They loved it. It's perfect for both of them. It's very practical because it has good space and also she loves the small saucers, which add a nice touch. The fact that there is a space to keep the utensils is also helpful. Overall we were very happy with the purchase and so were the newlyweds." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $29.94+ (available in three sizes).

    18. A set of personalized engraved wood coasters to help them keep their furniture protected and their home looking cute.

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $25.

    19. A healthy little plant and adorable mister so they can keep a plant alive together...hopefully.

    Promising review: "This is one of my favorite purchases. This brass mister is small (perfect for my wrist arthritis), VERY attractive (I keep it on a shelf with other showy items, like crystal bud vases), and it works — nice, fine mist for my peace lily. I've already bought a second one for a gift that was received with many oohs and ahhs. It's on my list for future gifts. Please don't discontinue it, it makes a GREAT gift." —Patty Perfect

    Get the mister for $24 (available in four colors) and explore all the plant options starting at $4.50 on Amazon.

    20. A 2.5-quart stainless steel tea kettle for when they want a perfect cup of tea or (and much more importantly) when the Queen comes over to visit.


    Get it from BuzzFeed's Goodful line, exclusively at Macy's, for $38.99.

    21. A set of adorable porcelain egg cups and spoons. (Honestly I have no idea why anyone would need these but if I had them I'd use them all the damn time, just cause they seem so classy.)

    Promising review: "First, I bought these egg cups for myself. I was so impressed I bought some for some friends. I love unusual dishes. Soft-boiled eggs — a favorite — served in adorable dishes...a great duo. The price was right and when they arrived they looked sharp. They are well packed so you don't have to be afraid to send them as gifts. (Packing, I am finding, seems to be a problem with online buying.)" —Elizabeth Martin

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $16.95.

    22. A really pretty set of ceramic condiment bowls so they can think fondly of you every time they chow down on chicken fingers with honey mustard.

    Promising review: "These are so beautiful, but one arrived broken. They are extremely fragile, so we will be handwashing when we use them." —Amanda Hance

    Get a set of four from Amazon for $14.99.

    23. A super-contemporary LED tripod eclipse floor lamp that'll provide a perfect ambiance while looking really freaking cool in their home.

    Promising review: "I LOVE THIS LAMP. It was super easy to put together, and it looks *AMAZING.* It's classy and modern without being over-the-top. It doesn't take up a silly amount of space and is balanced well. It provides a decent amount of warm light and isn't hard on the eyes. Love it love it love it!" —Rebecca Y

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    24. And a three-piece pizza grilling set so they can make the kind of oven-fresh pizza that'll have people asking, "Is that delivery or DiGiorno?" But it won't be either! 'Cause it's homemade!

    Promising review: "This is very slick looking. The stone measures 13". As the average pizza we make here at home is around 12", this is perfect. I like the fact that you can cut on this and also that you can put it in the dishwasher for cleanup. I am not certain we will be cooking at 500 degrees (we usually cook our pizzas at 475 degrees), but the outer box does give a recipe for a pizza cooked that way. The intent is for this pizza stone to be used on the grill as well as in the oven. How cool is that? It would make a very original wedding gift if you consider giving it to a couple who love cooking and grilling! This handsome stone is a wonderful addition to anyone's kitchen. I am delighted to have it." —Jean Katherine Baldridge

    Get the set from Amazon for $25.77.

    Now when your friends decide to commit to a lifetime of love with another person (while you can't even commit to whether or not you want bangs), at least the gift will be taken care of!

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    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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