How much money is appropriate for a wedding gift?
On One Hand: Typical Amount SpentWeddingBasics.com suggests the general rule is at least $50 dollars should be spent on a wedding gift; however, a guest’s financial ability must be considered. Guests typically spend $75 to $100 dollars, according to WeddingChannel.com. The amount is often higher in large cities.On the Other: Exceptions to the ExpectationsWhen guests pay for travel and lodging involved in a destination wedding, an expensive gift is not expected. A guest’s attendance is considered part of the gift. SmartMoney.com reminds guests that if shower or engagement party gifts have been given, the gift purchased for the wedding does not need to be as large.Bottom LineAccording to etiquette expert Emily Post, there are no rules regarding wedding gifts. The amount spent on a gift should be guided by the relationship between the guest and the newlyweds.
I think that amount of wedding gifts are generally depends upon you. What you want to take and how is your relation with the bride and groom. In general $50-$150 is an enough amount for a gift. You can choose cash gifts from the registry as well that suits your budget.