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How to Create Winter Wedding Welcome Bags for Your OOT Guests: Bags, Tags + Fillings

What to use to make winter wedding welcome guest bags

Brrr! A winter wedding can get quite frosty, especially if you’ll be having a Winter Wonderland theme or a destination wedding at a snowy ski resort or hotel. So make sure to warm your guests up with winter-themed welcome bags filled with thoughtful, practical, and fun items that say, “We’re delighted to have you here on our special day!” To help you put together 10 to 12 welcome bags for your OOT guests, here are our choices for bags, tags, and wintry-inspired gift items as fillings. (*this post contains affiliate links)

Winter Gift Bags to Hold the Gift Items and Goodies

Select elegant gift bags that have that magical wintertime look, and are also the right size and material (paper or board) to hold the fillings you plan to give. Most of these bags can be personalized, too.

Winter welcome gift bags from metallic foil to simple white to personalized to diamante.

  1. Personalized Love Laughter Wedding Gift Bags – from Beau-coup
  2.  Voila Extra-Large Flashy Foil Gift Bags – from Dollar Tree
  3.  “Thank You For Sharing Our Day” Wedding Thank You Gift Bags (12 Pieces) – from Amazon
  4. Diamante Snowflake & Blue Ribbon Winter Wedding Gift Bag – from Zazzle
  5. Voila Matte White Kraft Large Gift Bags (10×12 in.) – from Dollar Tree

Gift Tags and Labels to Complete the Winter-themed Packaging

Printed with festive snowflake designs and customized with your names and wedding details, these gift tags are the perfect finishing touch to your welcome bags.

Personalized winter themed gift tags and stickers from chalkboard to red chicks.

  1. Fancy Frame Gift Tags, Thank You for Celebrating With Us, Frozen Snowflake (24-Pack, Custom Name) – from Amazon
  2. Snowflake Circle Hang Tags – from Evermine
  3. Holiday Kissing Chicks | Wedding Favor Square Sticker – from Zazzle
  4. Modern Winter Snowflakes Chalkboard Thank You Gift Tags – from Zazzle
  5.  Snowflake Fancy Diamond Hang Tags – from Evermine

What to Use as Fillings for Winter Welcome Bags: Themed + Thoughtful

Now, for the gift items and goodies as fillings, to warm up the winter chill as guests arrive at their hotel room. Grab ideas from our picks—all color coordinated for a pretty presentation! Plus, most come in bulk, too.


  1. Winter Blue Welcome/Do Not Disturb Door Hanger – from Zazzle
  2. Travel-size Dermasil Dry Skin Treatment (10 oz.) – from Dollar Tree
  3. Lip Balm by Christina Moss Naturals (6 Pack, Unflavored) – from Amazon
  4. Daily Fresh Healthy Mix for Energy, 24 Count – from Amazon
  5. Personalized Wedding Stemless Champagne Flute – from Swoozies
  6. Twinings of London Winter Spice Herbal Tea Bags, 20 Count (Pack of 6) – from Amazon
  7. Volcano Blue Mini Tin Candle – from Swoozies
  8. Lindt LINDOR Holiday Snowman Milk & White Chocolate Truffles, 60 Count Box – from Amazon


What to Say? Here’s a Sample Note You Can Use

Enclose a lovely handwritten note tucked in each guest bag. You can include optional information such as the weekend’s schedule of activities, maps to local attractions and restaurants, and who to contact for questions and special requests.

Winter wedding thank you example by Bellenza.
You’ve braved the chilly weather to come to our special day. Your presence means the world to us. Please enjoy this small token of our appreciation! Thank you for coming to our wedding!

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