Husband and Wife smiling

A Gift Guide for your Husband or Wife to be

There are 7.9 billion people in the world and you've found the person you want to share your life with, and who wants to share their life with you. We think that’s worth celebrating.

The exchange of gifts between the bride and groom is a time-honoured tradition. It’s a symbol of love and commitment, and a reminder of what your wedding is all about – your love for each other. Just picture your groom's face lighting up when he opens his wedding morning present to find some stylish cufflinks he can show off. Or imagine how your bride will feel when you give her a dazzling diamond bracelet the night before you get married – just because.

With that in mind, we’ve curated a guide especially for the bride and groom. Full to the brim of the best Mr & Mrs gifts to give your loved one on your big day. From sparkling finishing touches for that unforgettable ‘I do’ moment to thoughtful keepsakes you’ll both treasure forever. Scroll down to see our unique gifts for couples, that will carry the magic of your wedding day with you, always and forever.

Wedding rings for her

Before we get started, remember that if you prefer to shop for jewellery online, then you can always try our live chat function. You’ll be able to explore the design details – there’s even a virtual ‘try-it-on’ tool to see the ring on your finger, and you can also make a virtual appointment for expert advice on choosing your perfect piece.

And if you're ordering a ring online, you don’t need to worry about sizing. We offer expert sizing advice to help you find the perfect fit. You can also book an appointment at any of our stores to get measured - perfect if you prefer to do it in person.

Without further ado, these are the ladies’ wedding rings we think she’ll love.

Platinum diamond ring on pink ribbon

Eternity rings

These stunning eternity rings are perfect for a bride who loves sophisticated, yet subtle sparkle – those shimmering diamonds look so refined against polished platinum, sterling silver or white gold. It's ideal for those looking for more of a statement wedding band to match their engagement ring.

Diamond shaped ring

Bridal sets

For a fresh take on the classic wedding ring, consider a style that matches your engagement ring. A bridal set is an easy way to make sure your ring stack slots together perfectly, whether it's one that's shaped to highlight your centre stone or a design that uses exactly the same aesthetic as the one they proposed with.

Wedding rings for him

Now it’s his turn, scroll down to see what we think are the perfect wedding ring for the groom.

Sleek yet substantial, choose a luxurious wedding ring with a perfect pared-back design for a groom who prefers their jewellery understated. Whether your ideal ring is silver or platinum, or expertly crafted from white, yellow or rose gold, we've got a plain wedding band to suit every style.

Diamonds are everyone best friend. Make a style statement with an eye-catching Vera Wang LOVE wedding ring. The row of dazzling diamonds is beautifully designed to complement the white gold or platinum band. It even has stunning hidden accents – look closely and you’ll find a sapphire inside the band. Proving wearing something blue on your big day (and beyond) isn't just for the bride.

Man with wedding ring

Wedding gifts for the bride

As well as a wedding band, why not invest in other pieces of wear-forever jewellery to mark this new chapter in your love story? From diamond earrings to timeless tennis bracelets, there are many other sentimental gifts for your bride on the wedding day she'll treasure just as much. Keep reading to find other gorgeous gifts for her.

Diamond heart pendant

Meaningful pendant necklaces

Jewellery – together with the perfect gown – is key to a bride's ensemble. When it's a gift from a loved one on the day, jewellery becomes even more meaningful.

From a soon-to-be sentimental infinity necklace that represents everlasting love to a heart pendant that's destined to be treasured for years to come, let her unwrap one of these and add a little glimmer to her décolletage as she walks down the aisle.

Diamond pendant and earring set

Diamond jewellery

The bride’s look is not complete without sparkling jewels. She can treasure a co-ordinating diamond jewellery set forever. A tennis bracelet, earrings or necklace that match a diamond engagement ring is ideal for adding those finishing touches on the big day – and for all the future date nights, too.

Wedding gifts for the groom

Alongside planning everything else, you might find yourself asking: what's the perfect wedding gift for the groom? After all, that heartfelt wedding gift for the groom from the bride will honour that special bond on your wedding day for years to come. The good news? We’ve done the work for you, so you can focus on the hundred and one other things on your wedding to-do list. And, yes, there are even unique gifts for the that have everything. Read on to see our can't-go-wrong gifts for him.

Gucci cufflinks and tie pin

Gucci cufflinks

When it comes to covetable accessories and jewellery, Gucci never fails to impress. These silver cufflinks are the perfect finishing touch for a groom's outfit, and for future celebrations and special occasions. It's the finer details that elevate a man's outfit – like with a tie bar. It'll add a refined and impeccably stylish touch.

Montblanc pen and cufflinks

Montblanc cufflinks and ballpoint pen

Montblanc cufflinks will add a sophisticated touch, combining onyx and stainless steel for an elegant finish. He can also use this stylish Montblanc pen to sign the register on your wedding day – and carry it with him from that day forward.

A gift that stands the test of time

In addition to a crisp shirt and precision-cut suit, a good wedding-worthy look is completed with an elegant timepiece. A timeless accessory they'll wear for years and pass down to children, a watch is a failsafe gift for any groom.

From Tissot and OMEGA, to Emporio Armani and BOSS, a watch is always smart choice.

Omega Watch, Diamond Earrings and Diamond Bracelet

Find your perfect gift with Ernest Jones

Need a few more ideas on treasured keepsakes for the one you love on your big day? Whether it's personalised gifts for the couple or thoughtful parents of the groom gifts, we've got plenty to choose from here at Ernest Jones. If you need a helping hand to narrow down your options, book a free virtual appointment with one of our experts who are always on hand to help.