A sophisticated way to receive wedding cards and gifts is to prepare a wedding wishing well, also known as a card box. Each of the five wishing well ideas below is easy to dress up to your theme or leave as is with a simple sign, plus it becomes a pretty pit stop for your guests upon arrival.
A wedding wishing well idea that is growing in popularity is using birdcages, which immediately lends a romantic and garden-inspired feel. Choose industrial styles with metallic grey finishes or decorate designs in white for a look that’s full of floral flair.
2. Acrylic & Glass Boxes
One of our favourite wedding wishing well ideas is an acrylic or terrarium style glass box as they blend in with any wedding decor with minimal effort and is truly inspiring to look at. Each gold and wooden-trimmed glass box can also be reused later as terrariums.
3. Wedding Wishing Wells & Crates
Traditional wooden wedding wishing wells have a classic appeal and are great for garden weddings. Alternatively, a simple crate or basket achieves a minimalist and modern look – creative!
Full of old-world charm, this wedding wishing well idea will receive adoring looks and is the perfect card box for couples who love to travel. Simply choose antique suitcases either stacked or singular and personalise.
5. Letterbox & Mailbox Wishing Wells
Channel a rustic vibe and display metal letter boxes with vintage lettering and wooden accessories or pay homage to a regal theme with mailboxes in a classic design.