The concept of having a bridal shower before the wedding – a tradition adopted from western culture- has become a norm for every bride-to-be in Nigeria.

Now there are regular friends and there are the bridal-shower-level friends and that’s why the latter friends join together to equip her with the right tools.

Picking a gift can be a task for some people and with that in mind we came up with 5 of our favorite bridal shower gifts.

1. Jewellery Box

Jewelry boxes make thoughtful gifts and a Personalized box with your friend’s name or initials will add an extra special touch. You can also enclose in it a necklace or bracelet too.

2. Lingerie Set

Lingerie has become a modern choice for a bridal shower gift and is considered appropriate gifts in a modern context.

3. Bed linen

Fresh bed linen is both practical and symbolic, as it represents a fresh start and new beginnings. Essentially the focus of a bridal shower was to supply the bride with items for her home, as well as advice and well wishes for her future marriage.

4. Robe

She’ll use this frilly robe during her getting-ready pics on the day of, but she’ll also love it for later.comforting as wrapping yourself up in a brand-new robe, and with all the running around the bride-to-be will be doing, slipping into a comfy robe at the end of the day will be a stress-relieving necessity.

5. 8 Piece Towel Set

Every new couple needs new towels, either for their own use, or to keep on hand for when they have guests. Each eight-item set includes two bath towels, two hand towels, and four washcloths. Multiple color options are available.