Are you having a vintage or retro wedding theme? If you want to add a little nostalgia to your wedding day, try these vintage candy wedding favor ideas. They make great gifts for your guests and serve as decorative accents, too.
Many couples want to add a touch of nostalgia to their wedding day, so they resort to vintage candy wedding favor ideas to find some inspiration. Whether you’re using a full-blown retro theme or you simply want to add some vintage flair to your classic-style wedding, vintage candy wedding favor ideas can help you enhance the old-fashioned feel you’re going for and provide nice gifts for your guests as well.
When it comes to vintage candy wedding favor ideas, you can never go wrong because candy favors are so versatile and practical. You never have to worry whether or not your guests will enjoy them. At least one of your guests is bound to have a sweet tooth! Try some of these vintage candy wedding favor ideas to make your reception really special:
Sugar Babie and Candy Button Mix—Who can resist those Sugar Babie sugar coated caramels? And how can you forget those colorful Candy Buttons? Combined, these vintage candies make one sweet concoction. Mix strips of the the Candy Buttons with a handful of Sugar Babies and place the mix into nostalgic keepsake tins. You can find tins with old TV show designs, such as I Love Lucy or I Dream of Jeannie.
Mary Jane Jars—Mary Jane candies were popular chewy peanut butter and molasses treats from the 50s, and they’re still around for us to enjoy. Their famous red and yellow wrappers make excellent decor accents for any classic, vintage-style wedding event. To get the full effect, try filling small, clear glass jars with these candies and place them with each place setting. You can even use personalized candy jars if you’d like, such as jars that have lids that can be customized.
Marshmallow Ice Cream Cones—Those squishy, delicious vintage marshmallow ice cream cone candies also make great vintage candy wedding favor ideas, and their colors make them ideal for spring and summer weddings. Stuff them in wedding favor boxes, bags, or jars for presentation, and top them off with pastel-colored ribbons or bows. Your vintage candy wedding favors will look like they came right off the convenience store shelf—straight from the 1950s!