Celebrate your wedding or a special occasion with these classic matt white Wishing Wells card boxes.
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Wishing wells for cards have been around for centuries, but recently they've become popular as a gift holder for couples celebrating their special day. A wedding wishing well card box is the perfect way to collect cards, notes and letters from those you love. Not only do they look beautiful when placed near the entrance of your celebration, they also provide a practical solution to the problem of keeping track of all the cards you receive on your big day.
A Beautiful Keepsake
Not only will a wishing well card box make an ideal accessory for any wedding, it can also makes a beautiful keepsake that you can treasure for years to come.
Finished in a smooth matte white finish each wishing well card box is made using eco-sustainable timber and available in 3 different styles for either weddings or special occasions.
The Origins of Wishing Wells at Weddings
The tradition of wishing wells at weddings evolved from this belief in the power of water to grant wishes. In medieval times, newlyweds would visit holy sites with their guests and make offerings at wells or fountains to ensure a prosperous marriage. Over time, these offerings turned into coins or small gifts placed in a well or container decorated by the couple.
Today's wishing wells are often used as an alternative to traditional gift registries for couples who prefer cash gifts or donations to charity. Guests can write their well-wishes for the couple on cards or notes that are then placed in the well during the reception. The tradition has evolved once again, but its roots remain steeped in ancient beliefs about love and good fortune.
The Benefits of Having a Wishing Well
Wishing wells have been a popular addition to weddings for many years, and their popularity continues to grow. They also provide guests with a unique opportunity to participate in the celebration in a meaningful way. By inviting guests to make a wish or leave a message of love and support, the wishing well creates a sense of community and shared joy that is hard to replicate with other wedding traditions.
Another advantage of having a wishing well at your wedding is that it gives guests an opportunity to contribute in a meaningful way without feeling pressured or obligated. Unlike traditional gift registries which can sometimes feel impersonal or restrictive, the wishing well provides guests with complete freedom when it comes to expressing their feelings towards you as newlyweds. This makes for a much more relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere overall, which is what every bride and groom wants on their special day!
Beyond just being a unique alternative to a gift registry, wishing wells can also serve as beautiful decorative elements at your wedding venue.
So if you're looking for a fun and meaningful addition to your wedding celebration, consider incorporating a wishing well into your plans.
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