5 Personalized Graduation Guest Book Ideas

Graduating from a school or program is a momentous occasion which marks the end of one journey and the start of another. To commemorate this milestone, many graduates and their families gather together and celebrate one’s achievements. A graduation party often includes such staples as music, food, decorations, and gifts—but what truly preserves these cherished moments is the guest book.

A graduation guest book serves several purposes: It provides a place for guests to write their well-wishes, signatures of congratulations, advice for the future graduate, or simply provide a way to remember who was there that day. Moreover, it can be kept as a lasting memento of an important life event and those you are closest to who helped you along the way. You want something that lasts and is unique, certainly not a boring and banal guest book.

That’s why Havoly has created an innovative line of premium graduation guest book alternatives designed to make this milestone celebration even more special. Our customizable selection features modern, stylish designs and high-quality materials that will stand the test of time. All of Havoly’s graduation guest books come in different sizes, accommodating grad parties both big and small. Whether you’re graduating nursing school, finishing up a college degree, or earning your high school diploma, we have something for everyone.

Our ‘Throwing Caps’ Graduation Droptop Guest Book Alternative


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Personalized ‘Tossing Caps’ Graduation Drop Top Guest Book

It’s one of our most popular graduation products—and it’s easy to see why! This unique shadow box frame with a glass front allows guests to write messages of congratulations & scribble their signatures on the “cap pieces” and drop them into the frame. This encapsulates the fond memories within the frame forever.

By customizing it with your name, graduation year, and where you graduated from, you make it a one of a kind piece, personalized and tailored to you. Opt for the background to be painted with a solid color, such as your school’s color. Or go with the default picture-perfect painted backdrop of warm yellows, oranges, and reds and walk into the sunset.

Which ever way you decide to customize it, The ‘Throwing Caps’ Drop Box Guest Book is a great way to ensure that the messages left by your guests are remembered for a long time.

The Grad Cap Cutout Graduation Guest book

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Graduation Guest Book Alternatives


Here’s another must-have product that’s completely different than the drop top. The piece is more lightweight and offers more open space for guests to write their well-wishes. The wooden cutout can be painted any color you wish, or leave it untouched & go with the natural wood look, both are great choices.

Of course, it includes personalized text (typically a name), which is added to the cap with laser cut lettering. This makes the grad cap cutout uniquely yours in a minimalist yet modern and sleek way.

Choose the text, add some color, pick the right size, you’ll create a one-of-a-kind personalized keepsake that will last forever.

The Graduation Cap Puzzle Guest Book

The graduation cap puzzlebook is a large wooden puzzle in the shape of a graduation cap featuring many pieces that provide the perfect canvas for guests to write on. Each piece can be personalized however the guests see fit.

Once assembled, the puzzle will look like a traditional graduation cap. The tasteful border allows you to complete the look with your name and year of graduation. Guests can sign on each individual piece, creating a unique way to remember all of your special memories.

This unique guest book is both functional & beautiful – it’s perfect for any grad party! Not only does it provide an interactive experience as guests assemble the puzzle, but it also serves as a wonderful keepsake to remember your special day, offering the chance to rebuild over and over again years down the road.

The State Cutout Guest Book

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Graduation Guest Book Alternatives

This is one of our newest additions and it’s perfect for a summer graduation bash. While not being exclusively made for graduations, the state cutout guest book is still a great choice. It has a modern look, featuring the cutout shape of any US state with personalized text added to the design before being laser cut. It’s certainly a unique way to capture signatures that will be totally one-of-a-kind.

Not to mention, the state cutout guest book is a great way to commemorate your graduation from a certain state or university. We also cut a small star shape within the state wherever you desire, adding to its uniqueness.

Choose the state, where within it for the star cutout, the name added to the design, and include a color if you want it painted. No matter what you choose, the state cutout guest book will be a beautiful, lasting reminder of your graduation day.

Havoly’s ‘Caps-Off’ Graduation Guestbook

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Graduation Guest Book Alternatives

Last but not least, the ‘Caps Off’ Guest Book Alternative features several small graduation caps that are placed on top of a larger cap, and they fit perfectly into their designated cutouts. Let the guests choose one of the six styles of grad caps to sign and then figure out where it fits. It’s a fun way to collect signatures that gets the guests involved.

With Caps-Off, you and your guests can take part in a unique and interactive experience that will make your graduation even more memorable.

These are just some of Havoly’s unique and modern graduation guest books. Each one is made with quality materials and features customizable elements so that you can make a personalized keepsake for your special day.

At Havoly, we’re dedicated to providing the highest-quality and unique guest book alternatives for your special occasion. With our customizable options, you can create a unique and lasting keepsake that will serve as a reminder of this important life event for years to come. Celebrate your momentous milestone in style with one of our graduation guestbooks! Shop now and make memories that will last a lifetime.