First year dating and anniversary gifts
My husband and I are high school sweethearts, and tied the knot a year ago.
We’ve celebrated 11 anniversaries together thus far, so I’ve had a lot of practice with the gift giving.
We have everything from sweet wall prints that reconfirm your love and commitment to one another to whimsical wall clocks for the kitchen, tool shed, or den.
Browse both in our first year anniversary gifts collection.
In my opinion the best anniversary gifts are ones that are shared between the two of you. So, I usually try to save the clothing or gadgets for birthdays and holidays, and instead choose something that has meaning to us both. There’s something so romantic about really taking the time to appreciate a meal together (sans cell phones and other distractions). One of the best ways to celebrate all the fun you’ve had together in your relationship so far is to make new memories together.
For our first wedding anniversary, I had our wedding band record the songs from our ceremony and packaged them in a cute flash drive that I decorated myself (which could also make a cute “modern mix tape! So if you’re feeling stumped on what to get your guy, here are a few more cute ideas… So whether your significant other appreciates fine dining, a lovingly home-cooked meal, or a casual picnic under the stars, plan a dinner date worthy of the occasion. have included Il Cielo, Inn of the Seventh Ray and The Bazaar, but if you have any suggestions in your own city (or suggestions for our next anniversary), please share them with everyone in the comments. So, instead of gifting a tangible item, why not plan an experience?
That’s in part why paper has been the traditional gift for the first anniversary for well over 100 years.
Paper is both fragile and withstanding, just like the early years of your marriage.
As the first anniversary of your relationship approaches, it's time to find the perfect gift for your sweetie.
Custom-made jewelry, personalized wall art and photo frames that commemorate the special day you met or married, are just some of our great anniversary day gift ideas.
Perhaps you’re still paying off your wedding while you are searching for a first anniversary gift. Your marriage is in its infancy and the groundwork you both lay now will help solidify a happy and successful commitment.
Even if you aren't artistic or crafty, you can still create something for him.
You don't need to make something perfect; a few flaws will add to the charm.3.