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Wedding Favors And Oot Bags?

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#1 pddcmc

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 04:26 PM

Hi ladies,


Are you making OOT bags as well as giving out favors at your reception?...or, are you bundling these?


Thanks for your input,


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#2 rvalenka

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Posted 13 May 2014 - 09:44 PM

This was a tough one for me! We decided to do OOT bags and one favor. We are doing Maracas as our favor. I definetly think it's more than OK to do just an OOT bag. That a much better favor than traditional weddings anyway :)

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#3 BusyBee280

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 06:21 AM

I'm thinking we are just going to do the OOT bags, we plan on having one item in each bag that is specifically for them.

#4 trbutler

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 06:52 PM

I'm doing OOT bags only, but since I only have to do between 15-20 I am spending around $20-$25 per bag, way more then most people spend on a wedding favor.

#5 danielleandryan2015

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Posted 15 May 2014 - 03:49 PM

We are doing OOT bags and not doing a favor for our reception following ceremony. But we will be having an AHR when we ge back, so I am planning to do favors for that.

#6 colivia

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Posted 17 May 2014 - 07:45 PM

We are doing OOT bags and having a cigar roller at our reception which will be considered more like the favor.

#7 Chrysta

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Posted 19 June 2014 - 10:05 AM

We are going to do OOT bags and 1 favor at the reception. What that favor is we don't know yet but that's our thoughts =)

#8 BarbaraBusybee

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Posted 29 June 2014 - 05:10 PM

We are doing reception when we get back and the day before Easter so we are doing an egg hunt with prizes, for our favors.

#9 Tatimrivera

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Posted 29 June 2014 - 06:21 PM

I think a OOT bag is ok. I am ordering t-shirts for every guest as their favor/ thank you and I am attaching a personalized thank you note.
Good Luck :)

#10 vanessav53

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    Posted 01 July 2014 - 11:04 AM

    We did an OOT bag and NO Favor BUT the OOT bags were expensive. I put a lot of things in there for the guests to use so I think I felt OK not giving a favor. We also had a cigar bar at the welcome BBQ so the guys took those/smoked those as their favors :) I gave all the women beach sarongs in their OOT which they wore around the resort so again I felt like I gave enough to show my thanks for them coming/traveling to mexico.

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