December 21st is the shortest day and the longest night. The winter solstice is the official first day of winter. This makes a great evening for a party! Many cultures have celebrated this time with different rituals. These rituals are the celebration of rebirth. Planning a party to celebrate the winter solstice is a fun way to start of the winter. The following are 5 inexpensive winter solstice party favors:
1.) Miniature Wedding Snow Globe (beau-coup.com)
While the snow globe was created as a winter wedding favor, it works great for a winter solstice party. Everyone loves getting snow globes and watching the snow fall. The snow globe features a Mr. and Mrs. Snowman in a snowy setting. The globe is 2″wide and 2.5″ tall. You can also have a personalized ribbon attached to make the favor more special. You can purchase a set of 6 snow globes for $18.00 from www.beau-coup.com.
2.) Holiday Votive Candles (shindigz.com)
Candles make a perfect winter party favor. The votive glass candle holder comes with personalized snowflake decals for you to have your party details. Guests will love having these keepsake candles to light their home. You can purchase a set of 6 votive holders for $5.99 and a set of 6 candles for $0.49 each from www.shindigz.com.
3.) Beaded Snowflake Ornament (momentsofelegance.com)
Ornaments can be used a variety of ways. You can use it on a Christmas tree, decoration around the house, or hanging on a rearview mirror. These beaded snowflake ornaments are beautiful and shine like a fresh snowflake. Each ornament comes in an organza bag with a white ribbon and “thank you” tag. You purchase an ornament for $1.95 from www.momentsofelegance.com. The more ornaments you purchase, the cheaper they become.
4.) Snowflake Key Ring Favors (icestandard.org)
These gorgeous key rings feature a white snowflake charm with glittering clear rhinestones. Each key ring is attached to a metal chain and key hook. They come individually packed in cute box with a clear top and black bottom. For added decoration, the box is tied with a white organza ribbon with a “thank you” tag. You can purchase these beautiful key rings for $1.74 from www.icestandard.org. The key rings are cheaper when you buy more than one.
5.) Personalized Winter Candy Jars (weddingfavorsunlimited.com)
Filled with candy, these small winter candy jars are sure to delight your guests. You have the option of different of designs and colors. Also, you can personalize the jars for added individuality. Each jar measures 2.75″ x 1.75″ and comes with a screw on metal lid.You can purchase these winter candy jars for $1.26 from www.weddingfavorsunlimited.com. Jars are cheaper when bought in bulk.