Choosing the Perfect 1st Wedding Anniversary Gifts


Posted on 6th March 2018 by Emily
Filed under Projects And Cards By Type, Anniversary Card Ideas

For many years, it has been tradition to use paper anniversary gifts when celebrating your first year of being married. This can be a difficult concept and you may find you struggle coming up with ideas for the perfect gift. However, there is actually a vast array of options to consider when choosing the perfect gift.

Your first year of being married is an exciting time, and you can portray this within your anniversary gift. Being that little bit more creative, you can create the perfect gift by giving it a personal touch.

As a leading online craft store, Papermilldirect can help you create the perfect gift. If you need a little inspiration, read our ideas below to kick start your creativity. 

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A Romantic Poem

Hearing or reading the right words can spark emotion in anyone but finding words that truly define your love is a magical emotion. A romantic poem can be the perfect wedding anniversary gift, whether this be from a famous writer, or your own words. Poems are a way to convey your feelings in a different form, they have the essence to make your loved one feel special on your first wedding anniversary.

Our card blanks can act as the ideal canvas for your romantic idea. Supplying a huge choice in numerous sizes, colours and textures, we can help you find the right one to perfectly portray these loving words.

Unique Calendar

Calendars are objects we use on a daily basis. Without realising, we rely on them to remind ourselves of our agenda for the day and the week. Creating a personalised calendar for your loved one allows you to relive memories of your first year as a married couple. Our Papermilldirect calendars allow you to create a unique calendar by adding your own photographs or decoration.

Add in your favourite pictures of the last year and show your other half how much you have loved the first year of your marriage. Personal touches like these are what can create a perfect anniversary gift.


Your Personal Timeline

Although you may have only been married for a year, your relationship will have lasted for some time before saying those famous two words, ‘I do’. A truly personal gift could be creating your own personal timeline. This could highlight and document the special time you two have shared together, and the wonderful memories you have created as a couple.

Going from year to year, or months to months, you can remind your other half of all the happy times you cherish. To make it even more unique, you could include some jokes only you two will remember, making it a truly unique and thoughtful gift.

Card blanks can be used for many designs, and you can use them to make this timeline as long and decorated as you want.

If your first wedding anniversary is approaching, and your struggling for gift ideas, we hope our suggestions have helped. Creating paper gifts can seem daunting, but with these endless options, you are sure to create the perfect gift.

If you would like to find out more about our products and services, please get in touch with a friendly member of the team today by calling 01539 735252 and we will be happy to help. 

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