The Reflection of Ancient Cultures in Your Irish Wedding Favors
Irish wedding favors will always be the ones that include in their design the spirit of ancient culture of a people who made a tradition out of many values that govern the spirit and heart of human beings. Within these values an important part is played by superstitions and religious beliefs. For instance, it is traditional for the Irish couples to present their guests a handkerchief with a shamrock embroidered on it as a symbol of good luck and prosperity.
Other couples will choose to present their guests iced sugar cookies made in the form of Celtic crosses, shamrocks or any other symbol that stands for luck and genuine love. Claddagh symbol which reproduces a design of two hands holding a heart on top of which there is a crown, all of them standing for friendship, loyalty and love.
This type of symbol is very often met with Irish wedding favors being imprinted on all types of candle holders, wrapping paper for the favors, gift boxes and so on. Shamrock is again a very popular symbol that represents the Holy Trinity as a guide for a better life and plenty of good luck. You will find it printed also on picture frames, candle holders. You will find also various items shaped in the form of shamrock such as soaps, topiary candle, chocolate candies, coasters, and so on.
If you take a look inside the wide variety of Irish wedding favors available in the stores you will find out that most of them come in the green color which is seen as the symbol of solidarity and pride. Romantic key chains come also as great favors for your guests if the theme of your wedding goes for the romantic style.