Salute nautical Nantucket or Cape Cod, Massachusetts; Mystic, Connecticut; or other coastal cities with sailors' rope bracelets that shrink to fit (1856countrystore.com). Or bestow "The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing, and Ropework" to show guests the ropes.
Crafted to resemble nuts from the Ohio state tree, Marie's Candies buckeyes are decadent orbs of chocolate-dipped peanut butter (mariescandies.com). Four fit perfectly into these 3 1/2-inch-square white candy boxes (confectioneryhouse.com). We wrapped ours in yellow paper for a colorful finishing touch.
You got a diamond -- why not present guests with something sparkly, too? Arizona's amethysts and pyrite from Astro Gallery (a.k.a. "fool's gold") symbolize protection and are thought to bring good luck (212-889-9000). Toss them into 3-by-four-inch pouches from Soft Suede Collection (softpouch.com).
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