It is almost time for communions and the stress of preparations is increasing. Therefore, in Quémono! we are trying to accompany you in all the aspects related to the preparation of this special day. Today in our post in the section “This year, his First Communion…” we want to show you some of them reminders for Communion that have caught our attention. As in previous posts, our intention is that you have some useful ideas to know what you can find and so you can prepare in detail the most special communion.
It is a tradition in Spain for children to deliver in person their First Communion Reminders the day of the celebration. The First Communion Reminder is a small detail with the child’s name and the date of the event.First Communion Reminders They are usually completed with a phrase of thanks for attending the event, handwritten by the child himself/herself. They can include a photo of the child or a small drawing.
However, it is also possible to see reminders that are photo frames, or figurines, or key chains, pencils… The new trend is to give the reminder a alternative use or an original point to make them a little more unforgettable.
Here are a few reminders that have caught our attention for their originality, freshness and elegance.
5 Communion Reminder Ideas
The classic bookmark
Traditional always works. And the bookmark as a reminder of Communion are a classic. The trick is to give it a fresh look. In this case, it is the simplicity of the lines that prevails. In addition, it is very easy to make at home. All you need is cardboard, burlap twine and a lot of imagination.
An air freshener as a reminder
A cloth bag, a pretty ribbon and a discreet card to remember when it was celebrated. on the day of Communion. You can make them at home or order them. Rosemary, lavender and other aromatic herbs will be your great allies.
A bracelet or a small piece of jewelry
Giving a small piece of jewelry as a gift to ladies is a way to guarantee you that the Communion reminder will be appreciated and, if it is to your liking, also widely used. You can find an infinite number of alternatives on the market or, if you prefer, you can make them at home. Beads, threads, hooks and small beads can be found in almost any haberdashery.
Give the gift of natural aromatic soaps is an upward trend in recent years. You can order them and, later on, add a ribbon with a discreet reminder card. If you prefer, there are soap stores that already offer a wide range of personalized labels.
The sweetest reminder
You can also opt for a memento that will last less in time, but that will be unforgettable. This is the case if you decide to give a bag of chocolates or sweets as a gift. All you have to do is make sure that the wrapping is pretty and that what’s inside is delicious.
If you prefer, you can also opt for put the sweets in a small jar. Your guests will know how to put it to another use when the last of the chocolate has faded.
These are the Communion Reminder Ideas we have found in Pinterest that we liked the most. Now that you know a few more, you will have more resources to look for others that you might like better at home. Do not hesitate to consult the Internet, gift stores and local businesses. You’ll be surprised how many cool things you can find.
Finally, we do not want to say goodbye without reminding you of two other aspects to keep in mind in the preparation for the children’s Communion. On the one hand, you have to pay attention to the clothing of the rest of the children, when there are several siblings in the family. They are not the first protagonists, but they are a very important part of the celebration.
Also, don’t forget to contact a photographer. This way, guests can relax and enjoy the party while one person takes the snapshots. Remember to consult several budgets, since for Communions, as for baptisms and weddings, it is easy to find abusive and unjustified prices.
We hope that all this information will be useful to you in order to organize the perfect Communion day. Don’t forget to follow our blog to keep up to date with our tips.