Inspiration & Tips

The key to wedding favors is making sure you choose something thoughtful and meaningful. Gone are the days when a bag of m & m's with a ribbon tied around them was the standard. These days, it's about choosing a favor that shows your guests how thankful you are that they are a part of your big day. Today Alisa from Alisa Lewis Event Design is showing us how to make adorable vanilla sugar favors. These tick all the boxes for a perfect favor. And they are simple and easy, the best kind of DIY! Photos by Park Road Photography. Tags designed by Eurekame Photogaphy & Design
DIY Vanilla Sugar Favors
Ingredients for one pod:
  • 1 vanilla pod
  • 2 cups white sugar
  • test tubes (we got ours here)
  • corks
  • funnel
  • fork or whisk
  • large mixing bowl
DIY Vanilla Sugar Wedding Favors
Step 1. Slice open the vanilla bean and scrape out the seeds using a knife.
DIY Vanilla Sugar Wedding Favors
Step 2. Add contents of one vanilla bean to 2 cups of sugar. Use a fork or whisk to mix.
DIY Vanilla Sugar Wedding Favors
 Step 3. Use a funnel to pour into test tubes or containers.
DIY Vanilla Sugar Wedding Favors
 Step 4. Add a customized tag for an easy DIY wedding favor!
DIY vanilla sugar wedding favors