Your groomsmen are an amazing group of guys, otherwise, they wouldn't me your groomsmen. They may be a long-standing group of friends from elementary school, your buddies from college, or your or your wives family members. Over the course of your engagement and right up to the big day, they will be supporting you and helping you through one of the most exciting and nerve-wracking times of your life. Not to mention they will be the ones planning the end of your single life celebration.
It is traditional for the groom to give groomsmen gifts to his groomsmen. These tokens are given in appreciation for their help, support and participation in your wedding. They will also help navigate the ups, downs, inevitable glitches and last-minute jitters that you will go through on your journey to say “I do”. Choosing a thoughtful gift for these very important people shows that you truly appreciate all that they have done for you.

There are a number of gifts that are appropriate and commonly given. They are often personalized with the groomsmen's names or initials, a nick name, a reference to an inside joke and sometimes the date of your wedding. The best gifts are practical ones that can be used again and again.

If you are feeling stuck and not sure what to give, consider one of these fool-proof groomsmen gift options. Some common groomsmen gifts are engraved flasks, personalized pocket knives and cufflinks. These are great gifts, and popular for a reason: guys like getting them! However, if you are looking for something more unique try some of these ideas for gifts that really stand out!

Are your groomsmen beer lovers? A craft beer kit with personalized beer glasses is a gift they will want to take home and try out right away!

If you really want to make an impact, a personalized golf putter will do the trick. If you are planning a pre-wedding golf game, this would be an ideal time to give these impressive gifts. Just remember to take credit when your buddy sinks a 16ft put using a putter with his name on it.

Got some gamblers in your wedding party? Wow them with a professional poker set in a sleek leather case. Pair this with the craft beer kit and make your buddy host the next guy’s night.
Gifts are often given during pre-wedding parties, at the rehearsal dinner or the day of the wedding. Gifts like the golf putter or the poker set are ideal when given during a related pre-wedding activity, such as the bachelor party or on the golf course. Whatever gifts you choose, be sure to let your groomsmen know how important they are and thank them for everything they do!