How much do you spend on a wedding gift?

How much do you spend on a wedding gift?

We're in peak wedding season, and while the big day often isn’t cheap it seems guests are being asked to splash out even more as well. While we don’t know what Pippa and James had on their wedding gift list, we can't imagine it was very MoneySaving...

So for each of the following categories, which is closest to how much you’d spend? Vote once per category…

Results

If I were a close relative of the couple (7792 votes)
I’d spend under £20 131 votes (2%)
I’d spend £21 to £50 1748 votes (22%)
I’d spend £51 to £100 3290 votes (42%)
I’d spend £101 to £250 1919 votes (25%)
I’d spend £251 to £1,000 470 votes (6%)
I’d spend over £1,000 79 votes (1%)
I’d help out at the wedding eg, make the cake, take photos 90 votes (1%)
I’d make something I’m good at eg, paint a picture 19 votes (0%)
Nothing – my presence is enough 46 votes (1%)
If I were related to the couple but not closely (7703 votes)
I’d spend under £20 995 votes (13%)
I’d spend £21 to £50 4319 votes (56%)
I’d spend £51 to £100 1896 votes (25%)
I’d spend £101 to £250 341 votes (4%)
I’d spend £251 to £1,000 14 votes (0%)
I’d spend over £1,000 4 votes (0%)
I’d help out at the wedding eg, make the cake, take photos 20 votes (0%)
I’d make something I’m good at eg, paint a picture 13 votes (0%)
Nothing – my presence is enough 101 votes (1%)
If I were a close friend of the couple (7751 votes)
I’d spend under £20 395 votes (5%)
I’d spend £21 to £50 3322 votes (43%)
I’d spend £51 to £100 3011 votes (39%)
I’d spend £101 to £250 832 votes (11%)
I’d spend £251 to £1,000 67 votes (1%)
I’d spend over £1,000 5 votes (0%)
I’d help out at the wedding eg, make the cake, take photos 40 votes (1%)
I’d make something I’m good at eg, paint a picture 28 votes (0%)
Nothing – my presence is enough 51 votes (1%)
If I were a friend of the family but not close to the couple (7715 votes)
I’d spend under £20 2267 votes (29%)
I’d spend £21 to £50 4139 votes (54%)
I’d spend £51 to £100 887 votes (11%)
I’d spend £101 to £250 127 votes (2%)
I’d spend £251 to £1,000 3 votes (0%)
I’d spend over £1,000 3 votes (0%)
I’d help out at the wedding eg, make the cake, take photos 15 votes (0%)
I’d make something I’m good at eg, paint a picture 15 votes (0%)
Nothing – my presence is enough 259 votes (3%)
If I were an acquaintance/colleague etc of the couple (7712 votes)
I’d spend under £20 3313 votes (43%)
I’d spend £21 to £50 3387 votes (44%)
I’d spend £51 to £100 543 votes (7%)
I’d spend £101 to £250 56 votes (1%)
I’d spend £251 to £1,000 3 votes (0%)
I’d spend over £1,000 6 votes (0%)
I’d help out at the wedding eg, make the cake, take photos 20 votes (0%)
I’d make something I’m good at eg, paint a picture 23 votes (0%)
Nothing – my presence is enough 361 votes (5%)

           8,113 people have voted.

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