by Suzanne Sachs • 5 min read
THE BASICS --
An anniversary gift can mean many things, but a first year anniversary gift can mean so much to a couple. A first year anniversary can mark a special milestone or reaffirming your vows with your partner. What better way to celebrate your first anniversary with a special gift or ring and how can you pick the perfect anniversary gift. These 10 best 1-year anniversary gifts offer plentiful options for any couple to mark this milestone.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW--
In this guide, we will explain the following:
- Why choose a 1 year anniversary gift?
- 10 Best 1 year anniversary gifts
- Romantic getaway
- Birthstone ring
- Stacking rings
- Romantic dinner
- Gemstone ring
- Couple's spa day
- Diamond stud earrings
- Couple's class
- Vintage rings
- Pearl ring
- Choosing a a year anniversary gift
Why Choose a 1 Year Anniversary Gift?
Celebrating a one-year anniversary is important because it marks a significant milestone in a relationship. It is a time to reflect on the journey you and your partner have been on together, the memories you have created, and the milestones you have achieved. It's also an opportunity to celebrate your love for each other and the commitment you have made to each other.
10 Best 1 Year Anniversary Gifts
There is no single right or wrong way to choose a first anniversary gift or ring. Just as every couple’s relationship is unique and worth celebrating, great care should be taken when choosing a first year every anniversary ring. Popular options for picking a timeless anniversary gift or ring that will be treasured for years include…
• Romantic Getaway
Plan a romantic getaway to celebrate your first anniversary. This can be a weekend trip to a nearby city including Nashville or Savannah, a cozy cabin in the woods, or a romantic beach vacation.
• Birthstone Ring
Consider a 1st-year anniversary ring featuring your partner's birthstone. Birthstones have a special significance and many couples prefer to opt for gemstones to avoid any humanitarian concerns that might be raised from the possibility of blood or conflict diamonds and unethical mining practices.
• Stacking Rings
Stacking rings are a delicate, thinner design than most wedding rings, with much smaller diamonds or rose cut diamonds adding to the sparkle. They allow you to mix and match different styles, textures, and metals to create a unique look that reflects your personal style.
• Romantic Dinner
A romantic dinner where you got engaged, at a fancy restaurant or a candlelit dinner at home can be a simple yet romantic way to celebrate your first anniversary.
• Gemstone Ring
A 1st year anniversary ring featuring your partners favorite gemstone can be a timeless choice. Gemstone rings can be any style and are found in all jewelry eras from Edwardian and Victorian designs to bold Art Deco styles or sleek Mid-Century Modern pieces.
• Couple's Spa Day
A couple's spa day can be a relaxing and rejuvenating way to celebrate your anniversary and spend quality time together.
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• Diamond Stud Earrings
Diamond stud earrings are classic, versatile and a timeless choice that will never go out of style.
• Couple's Class
A couple's cooking, dance, or art class can be a fun and creative way to celebrate your anniversary and learn something new together.
• Vintage Rings
Vintage and antique engagement rings have a rich history and longevity to their symbolism. Estate rings do not have conflict stones and couples can feel comfortable that their vintage ring played no role in the financing of civil wars and conflicts.
• Pearl Ring
Pearls are a symbol of purity, and make a beautiful and timeless gift. Consider a beautiful pearl ring from the Edwardian era to commemorate your first anniversary.
Choosing a 1 Year Anniversary Gift
An anniversary gift or ring is just as meaningful and celebratory of a couple’s continuing union as the original wedding ring that first began that union with a question and a vow. Choosing an anniversary ring thoughtfully demonstrates the ongoing connection between partners, including all they have accomplished and all that is yet to come for them to celebrate together.
Antique Engagement Rings For Everyone:
No matter which era is your favorite, these time-honored rings have a rich history and individualized character and will continue to have a timeless beauty and elegant appeal that is part of a legacy to pass on to future generations.
Find The Perfect Engagement Ring:
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