It is normal and natural phenomena to offer gifts to the bride in the marriage, but the groom is also needs to be considered. When you are thinking to give something for bride, it would be better you pack and present something to the groom also. It will set his mood happy and start of new life will be with multiplied happiness.
Here are a few gift ideas that you may have for the groom.
Gift Something Related to Hobby
After marriage the starts to new life have many commitments. In these days, if you can help the groom to pursue his hobby along with his newlywed wife, he will ever remember you. So, buy some ticket of cricket, football or other match of the game which the groom plays. It his interest is in music, you may present him the ticket of musical concert. He will be very happy to take his wife there and will explaining the intricacies of the game or music etc. Please be sure that when you do this, you are going to affect the emotion and feelings of the groom to a great extent.
If you wish to give something traditional, you may buy a watch, hip flask, cufflinks etc. you can give the modern look and concept to your traditional gift by getting the name of the groom and date of marriage, engraved on that. It will allow the groom to never forget his anniversary.
Similar on the lines of traditional gifts, you can gift the groom, the beautiful piece of the artwork. He will have happy to display that in his drawing room. Keep in mind not to gift the “Mr and Mrs” silver frames because these are quite common and may be gifted by someone else too.
Honeymoon Related Package
If the groom is your close friend or your brother or some close relative, there would be not better gift that a honeymoon package. But remember that you may not choose a package and place of your own. You need to consult the groom and then decide it finally. When the groom is just a friend, you may gift him some item that he may use when he is in honeymoon. It may be sunglass, high quality condom, leather wash bag or luxurious toiletries, Passport cover, travel book etc. See these things will be quite useful for him.
When you are unable to decide what to give to the groom; you are quite busy and unable to spend time for shopping before the wedding, you need to have a heavy heart. Instead pack some money in an envelope easily available in the market and present that the groom. It is will be the best gift for him and he may utilise the money for most desired item for him.
Please be sure that the item is not important all. What is important is love and blessing for the new couple. There are endless things that may be presented; it all depends on your choice.