What to buy your bridesmaids as gifts? Well for starters you want to get them something very exciting, meaningful; something they will cherish as memories forever... and be able to use again. You can get them something really big or go with something small yet personal. Many brides give jewelry, a new tote, getting ready gear (such as robes), or pampering goods. Keep in mind that any gift from the heart means more than any cost. After all, they are your best friends to stand by you on your special day.