Royal Wedding Guests Are Selling Their Gift Bags For Over $8,000 On eBay: What Is In The Bag?

Date May 22, 2018 14:16

Guests at the royal wedding are trying to make a cash by selling their gift bags online. One has to wonder if the content is worth it.

Royal wedding gift bags for sale

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle invited 600 people to attend their wedding ceremony and about 1200 more were outside the chapel to witness the couple's special day. 


As a way to appreciate the crowd, the wedding guests gathered outside were given commemorative gift bags full of goodies. And from the looks of things, some of them have decided to sell their bags on eBay. 

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One user shared a picture on eBay where people got a chance to bid. At the moment, the highest bid on that particular item has gone up to over $8,000. And bidding is still on.

What's in the bag?

With the price these bags are going for, one has to wonder what they contain. During the wedding coverage on Saturday, the TODAY show hosts, Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie, gushed over each and every item. 

The bag itself bore the initials of the couple on it, including a date and venue for the wedding. In the bag, there was an order of service booklet, shortbread, large chocolate coin, a water bottle, fridge magnet, and a voucher for the Windsor Castle gift shop.

The celebrity guests

Speaking of royal wedding guests, the event was a star-studded affair, as Meghan invited some of her celebrity friends to witness her big day.


The Hollywood-famous guests included Priyanka Chopra, Patrick J Adams, Gina Torres, James Corden, Serena Williams, Victoria and David Beckham, George and Amal Clooney, James Blunt, Oprah Winfrey and Idris Elba.

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Several members of the royal family were also in attendance, making it a truly spectacular day indeed. 

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