The tradition involving the debut party started many years ago when girls from an upper-class family reached a certain age, usually eighteen, and the parents present her to society. The old tradition was followed mainly in order for her to select a suitable life partner from all the presentable young men in her social circle.

The tradition evolved into debutante balls that in modern times and in certain circles became charity events. Parents pay a certain amount and guests pay for a ticket to the event.

The debut party can in many cases takes months to plan and organize. Every girl wants an unforgettable event. The planning involves décor, theme, event and catering. To make it more memorable the debutante normally presents the guests with a souvenir to commemorate the event. This is a token of appreciation to thank them for attending this important event in the life of a young lady.

The following items are only the tip of the iceberg as creativity and originality can result in some extremely unusual giveaways and souvenirs. However local customs and traditions in every country in the world could affect the type of souvenir most suitable for this event.

debut party souvenirs and giveaways - edible items

Edible items are an old time favorite for many events. Using assorted and unusual candies displaying a thank you message is often used. Chocolate in its various forms is often used as the chocolatier can let their imagination run amok and create truly unique gifts. Candies can be made by the candymaker in personalized colors and icons can be included that has a special meaning to the young lady.

debut party souvenirs and giveaways - baked confectionery

Having baked confectionery packed in specially designed boxes or jars blending into the theme are extremely popular. The little thank-you notes should always be included and can be printed to match the theme or décor.

debut party souvenirs and giveaways - wine

Wine can be bottled with labels designed to honor the event. Most guests receiving this unique gift will treasure it for a long time. The content of the bottles could be ordered with non-alcoholic liquid for the younger guests and older guests can receive the real deal. This can include a wide range of cultivars to suit every taste. The size can vary according to the need and budget of the family.

debut party souvenirs and giveaways - photo booth

When looking for a gift or souvenir that is really awesome include a photo booth that offer a flipbook service to the guests. Getting the guests to act out scenes with the props provided or using their own creativity and personality is a memorable experience. Most providers will capture, print and bind this while the event is taking place.

Giving souvenirs that has the name of the guests printed on them is another winning idea. Whether we are thinking about bags fabricated in an unusual yet practical design. People love receiving a practical gift and it is personalized with their name on it becomes even more desirable. Making the bag a custom designed item for the favorite sport or passion of the guest is appreciated even more.

The whole idea of the gift or souvenir is that it should reflect the appreciation of the young lady towards those guests who made the effort of attending this milestone event in her life. Adding more passion and creativity into the selection of the gift will produce the most stunning and effective results. Making it seems like something personal is always more appreciated than a gift bought from the local store.

Handmade gifts made for each guest is another unique souvenir. If the young lady is gifted as an artist or craft then spectacular results can be produced at relatively low cost. This could include pottery or a small painting with the theme as focal point.