1st Wedding anniversary presents meaning, gift ideas,

gift ideas, meaning of 1st Wedding Anniversary


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First ten years
1st Paper
2nd Cotton
3rd Leather
4th Linen
5th Wood
6th Iron
7th Wool / copper
8th Bronze
9th Pottery
10th Tin

Over ten years
11th Steel
12th Silk
13th Lace
14th Ivory
15th Crystal
20th China

Over 20 years
25th Silver
30th Pearl
35th Coral
40th Ruby
45th Sapphire
50th Gold
55th Emerald
60th Diamond
70th Platinum
75th Diamond (USA)
80th Oak



1st Wedding Anniversary

The first wedding anniversary is represented by

Traditional: Paper

Modern: Clock

1st Wedding anniversary gift ideas:
Any presents based on paper are the right ones to buy, so books in general will be appropriate, special stationery for the couple, wallpaper (well, they might be re-decorating).

Romantic holiday ideas
See our suggestions for romantic holiday destinations for your 1st anniverary celebration


When it comes to books you might want to consider something special: buying a hard-bound copy of the Kama Sutra might be a little crass, but a presentation copy of the newspaper from the day they were married is a good option.

You could buy them a new clock, or matching watches.

Last updated December 1, 2014 16:20