4 Meaningful Wedding Anniversary Gifts

Posted September 29, 2021 by in Lifestyle

Whether you have been happily married for only one year or nearing your 50-year golden jubilee, anniversaries are always special occasions. They are great opportunities for couples to express and show just how much love they have for their significant other. 

Even if your life partner “has everything” or is hard to shop for, the fact that you made the effort to buy them something will always mean the world to them.

But if you find the gift selection process for your loved ones to be a difficult and stressful experience, then don’t worry! This post was made for people like you in mind. Keep on reading to check out some of the best anniversary gifts for your special day:

A Stunning Piece of Jewellery

The right necklace, earrings, bracelet, or ring can be just the thing needed to add the much-needed sparkle to your special day. And jewellery isn’t restricted to only women either. You can find men’s jewellery such as cufflinks, rings, and bracelets as well.

Splurging on a nice piece of jewellery that your life partner had their eyes on is always a good way to make them feel extra special. Momentous occasions such as anniversaries deserve extra recognition and the versatility of jewellery as well as the different price points makes it one of the few gifts that work for every occasion. You can choose a personalized resin flower ring formed from the special wedding flowers, it could be more precious for her.

The best thing about jewellery? They can last a lifetime and serve as regular reminders about the happy memories and love you share with your life partner. See our top tips for styling your jewellery. Each time your loved one looks at the jewellery you gifted, they’ll fondly think of you and the exact moment in time where you popped up the gift.

Lastly, gifting jewellery on anniversaries is a good way to indulge in the tradition of buying anniversary gifts by the year. For example, an eternity ring marks a special event in your relationship such as 10 years together or even the birth of a new baby. 

A Beautiful Bouquet of Flowers

Gifting flowers to your spouse on your wedding anniversary is a common tradition in most households. A beautiful bouquet full of flowers is always a safe and romantic option for a wedding anniversary. 

With other anniversary gifts, you’re always doubtful whether your favorite person will appreciate or like the gift that you so carefully bought. But you never have to think twice when it comes to flowers. There isn’t a single person who doesn’t appreciate or smile at their favorite flower or better yet a beautifully designed bouquet.

Traditionally, gifting a budding flower signals the start of a new blossoming year of marriage and is quite possibly one of the most romantic gifts you can get for your life partner. They quite literally make people feel like there is love present in the air!

Roses, tulips, and orchids are good choices to express your love. But if you want to take it a step further and prepare a more personalized gift, then taking the milestone you and your partner are reaching into consideration is the best way to go. 

Each year of your marriage calls for a different type of flower according to tradition. For example, carnation is the traditional flower for the first year of marriage because of the passionate love and youth that it symbolizes.

Chocolate Flower Bouquets

A chocolate flower bouquet is essentially two dream gifts combined into one — chocolate and flowers!

Everyone loves sweets and chocolates and unlike traditional flower bouquets, you can have chocolate bouquets for dessert. A well designed chocolate bouquet can be just as vibrant and splendid as a flower bouquet and the best part? You don’t have to worry about wilting. 

Chocolate flower bouquets can last for as long as you want them to (if you can resist the temptation of chocolate). Additionally, they are fun gifts and always stand out, which also makes them great decoration and table centerpieces. 

Anniversary Cakes

Cakes are a common sight at happy occasions such as birthdays and anniversaries. Every good party calls for vibrant balloons, candles, flowers, champagne, and a delicious cake.

Cakes are always an important part of parties due to the happiness and excitement they bring to the table. They can also be a great way to express your mushy feelings by having a few sentiments written on top of it. 

Additionally, if you want to add a more personal and special touch, you can opt for personalized balloons to make your partner feel even more special.

All in all, ordering a well-made cake gift for your significant other on an anniversary is without doubt one of the best ways to express how much they mean to you!

What do you usually gift your significant other on your anniversary? Let us know in the comments below!

*Photos by Anna Pou