Hen party gift

(5 Posts)
jumpingjackhash Mon 13-Aug-12 14:02:10

Hi all, I'm going to my SiL-to-be's hen do in a few weeks and we've been asked to take a small gift for the hen which is 'in the spirit of a hen party'.

Now, as she's about to marry by brother, giving any of the usual sex-related tat gifts feels a little awkward! As does underwear (we've all been given her sizes by the bridesmaids, not sure she'll appreciate that though!!).

Any thoughts or inspiration?

I've already got her a lovely book (personal links) as part of a wedding gift so want to give her something fun but original (ie not 'just married' flip flops) for the hen do.

Thanks all!

JammySplodger Mon 13-Aug-12 16:08:00

Sorry, I've never heard of hen night gifts before. Are these supposed to be for use on the hen night itself or an extra wedding present?

jumpingjackhash Mon 13-Aug-12 17:52:11

Based on the email it's something fun for the hen - can be for the night itself or for married life. It's a token gift, needn't be expensive, just something light-hearted.

Gifts I've seen given before include a bell with 'ring for sex' on it (tasteful), edible undies, cutesy 'housework-piss-take' mugs, tongue-in-cheek houseware things, the Karma Sutra... etc.

ALittleBitOfMagic Mon 13-Aug-12 17:59:39

Ok my bridesmaids bought all that tat for mine but the best best thing (it's so good I had to say best twice grin!) was a hen night style guest book . They passed it around and everyone wrote a message in it and the drunk ones are absolutely amazing !! It's to this day one of my prized possessions !! smile

jumpingjackhash Mon 13-Aug-12 20:37:01

That's a brilliant idea!

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