This is my third blog post in the Maine Wedding Ideas series. This one is based around Maine products. There are so many awesome Maine based items that guests would love to see, get, have, or use. Maine based products can inspire decor, ambiance, schedule etc. They are also excellent for filling gift bags and wedding welcome bags.
1. Seacoast inspired jewelry:
The Ropes: Maine made jewelry made from ropes from the working coast
Chart Jewelry: Using nautical maps to showcase Maine locations custom made
2. Sea bags–
Sea Bags: Made from Maine sails can be customized to fit your wedding
3. LL Bean Boots–
LL Bean: Guaranteed for the life of the product these have inspired Maine living for years
4. Edgecomb Pottery–
Edgecomb Pottery: They have all Maine artists throughout their stores and the products are amazing.
5. Lobster Rope Doormats–
6. Moose ornaments–
Maine is known for its northern moose. Just like lobsters they are a Maine iconic symbol. You can get them at the Maine Made Store.
7. Maine Publications–
Notorious in New England–Maine’s buying and selling guide the Uncle Henry’s. It would be pretty awesome to figure out a way to tie this into your Maine wedding.
8. The Maine Black Bears–
Not only can you find them in the woods in northern Maine but there are many die hard “black bears” who have graduated from the University. The hockey team is Nationally known and is a big event when they play. You can see the schedule and get “black bear gear” here: http://www.goblackbears.com/landing/index
9. Tom’s of Maine–
Tom’s of Maine is known for its naturally Maine based products. Particularly toothpaste.
10. Natural Skin Care Products–
Burts Bees make all kinds of Maine Made natural skin products these make wonderful welcome bag items or wedding favors.
11. Love Maine Products–
Live Me products range from glasses to clothing. They make awesome wedding favors.