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Personalized Seed Packets for a Wedding Favor

Updated on September 29, 2014

Sunflower Wedding Favor

Find the link to Little Thing Favors in this article to perhaps purchase the supplies to make this cute wedding favor.
Find the link to Little Thing Favors in this article to perhaps purchase the supplies to make this cute wedding favor. | Source

A wedding reception favor that will grow on you!

Creating personalized seed packets is a popular trend for inexpensive wedding favors! Pardon the pun, but these eco-friendly wedding favors are really "growing" in popularity. Earth friendly is exactly what seed packets are. Your wedding guests will be receiving something that they could actually use (as opposed to tossing in the trash) and have something that grows into a plant or flower that will make the world a more beautiful place.

There are several ways you can get these seed packets for your wedding day. One is to purchase pre-made favors or make them yourself. I have two married daughters and have paid for two weddings, so I hope you will find these ideas for favors economical and useful. I should have used these seed packet ideas myself. I am so happy to share this creative idea with the readers who visit this page.

No matter how you choose to give your seeds away on your wedding day, you will be making the world a more beautiful place.

Image credit: Little Things Favors (and purchase the mini can, too. Miniature Metal Watering Cans (Set of 12).

Seasonal Wedding Seed Packets - Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer Wedding Favor Ideas

Your wedding is the perfect opportunity to spread seeds that will help the environment and make your wedding more special at the same time. You will be sure to throw a green wedding with these plant-able eco-friendly wildflower seed favors.

Some assembly might be required for the seed packets favors shown below. All information and products are from Little Things Favors (copy and paste the following: http://www.shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=281329&u=267360&m=17697&urllink=&afftrack=) FYI: I am an affiliate and will receive a commission if you purchase an item from Little Things Favors.

A sunny beginning for a marriage--

the green shovel is sold separately, btw

I love, love this seed packet design for a favor at your reception! The flower seeded sun makes me really feel good about the guy and gal who are getting married. Perfect for a summertime wedding, don't you think?


A Sunny Beginning Card with Seed Paper Sun (Set of 12) - $17.75
from: Little Things Favors

Here is a link to purchase the miniature shovel:

Miniature Garden Shovel with Grass Green Handle (Set of 4)
from: Little Things Favors

Send this message home with your wedding favor!:

"Thank you for sharing this day with us. Plant these seeds to commemorate our new beginning."

"Love" Blooms for your seed packets: - A Flower Seed Packet perfect as a favor for a wedding.

Is blue one of your colors? Then Forget Me Not seeds are a good choice for your favor. The name of this flower says it all, doesn't it? You can put this packet in a small bag and tie it up with a ribbon to make a cute presentation for your guests. You might also make a table centerpiece with the seed packets stuck in a flower arrangement using picks. Make sure you tell your guests that they can "Take One Home"

An crafty Idea for how to package your seeds - an idea for a green wedding favor

The design idea shown in the illustration above is for an invitation, but you can adapt it for a wedding favor.

You can read a blog post about the above original seed packet idea at Illustrated Friday .

photo credit: amy[treespacestudio] via photopin cc

Simple and Easy Seed Packet Wedding Favors on Amazon.com - Purchase your ready-made favors -- it is ok to do that!

These seed packets are available to be personalized by you any way you want them. You could put the packets in a garden basket for the wedding guests to pick up as they leave. Tie a bow on the basket in the colors of your wedding. Easy and affordable wedding favors are possible, don't you agree?

Note that there is a seed packet for the winter wedding included in this list.

Love Sunflowers?

25 Individual Sunflower Seed Favor Packets (F04) "Caution, Seeds Contain Love"Great For Weddings!
25 Individual Sunflower Seed Favor Packets (F04) "Caution, Seeds Contain Love"Great For Weddings!

If you like the sunflower theme, you must get this packet that is filled with love!

 
Seeds and Things 500 + Zinnia California Giant Flower Bulk Seeds Mixed
Seeds and Things 500 + Zinnia California Giant Flower Bulk Seeds Mixed

Zinnias are very easy to grow. This is an excellent choice if you want to give your guests something that will grow and not die.

 
Organic BASIL Italian large leaf Basilicum BULK 1000+ seeds
Organic BASIL Italian large leaf Basilicum BULK 1000+ seeds

Add spice to your wedding by giving your guests basil seeds. This herb is also very easy to grow from seed.

 

More Supplies to Create Your Own Personalized Seed Packet Favor - for those who love to DIY

If you have the time and the friends, you can make your own packets for wedding favors. Use the colors from your wedding theme to decorate the packets. You can also make the labels, too, if you have a color printer. Make sure you have plenty of ink!

Take one seed envelop and decorate it with a rubber stamp or a pre-printed label. Fill it with seeds that you buy in bulk at a discount and you have a lovely favor that will make the world a more beautiful (or flavorful) place to live.

Set of 50 Proterra Self Sealing Seed Envelopes (Die 2b) 3.25" x 4.50"
Set of 50 Proterra Self Sealing Seed Envelopes (Die 2b) 3.25" x 4.50"

Decorate these seed packets to make them personal. These seed packets come in more colors.

 
Avery Shipping Address Labels, Laser Printers, 1,000 Labels, 2x4 Labels, Permanent Adhesive, TrueBlock (5163)
Avery Shipping Address Labels, Laser Printers, 1,000 Labels, 2x4 Labels, Permanent Adhesive, TrueBlock (5163)

Print up your personalized labels for your seed packets using this product from Avery. I find Avery's quality consistent..

 
Wildflowers in Bloom Wood Mounted Rubber Stamp Set (LL974)
Wildflowers in Bloom Wood Mounted Rubber Stamp Set (LL974)

I love rubber stamps and think this set would make a nice one for your seed packets.

 

Thank you for visiting my page to help you celebrate your wedding. A favor gift is a nice touch to any wedding day. It is not necessary nor expected by your wedding guests, but a seed packet would delight any one!

Disclosure: I am an affiliate for Amazon and Little Things Favors and might receive a commission for recommending their products.

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    • Mickie Gee profile imageAUTHOR

      Mickie Goad 

      5 years ago

      @Jerzimom: Thank you. This is a great environmentally friendly favor, don't you think.

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      Cheryl Fay Mikesell 

      5 years ago from Mondovi, WI

      What a neat idea. I like it!

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