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Favorite Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Her, For Him, For Couples
The stress of finding a thoughtful Valentine’s Day gift can be overwhelming, especially when it coincides with a milestone wedding anniversary. You want to find something meaningful, personal, and symbolic. In need of inspiration? We are here to help! Whether you are celebrating a new engagement or 50th wedding anniversary, here are our favorite Valentine’s Day gift ideas, which your sweetheart will surely to love!
Congratulations on your engagement! This is a very exciting time and you and your honey should be relishing every moment. Both of you have a wedding to plan for and what better way to start than with a Valentine’s Day gift to honor the big day!
Jewelry is always a winner when it comes to Valentine’s Day gifts. Make the sparkling token extra special by choosing a piece that can wear down the aisle. Classic and timeless, Tiffany has been a favorite among NYC brides for decades. These exquisite pearl and diamond earrings add a hint of sparkle to your bridal look.
You find his obsession with comic books endearing, but put your foot down when he suggested super hero cake toppers. Surprise him with these Superman cuff links. Made of sterling silver, they are stylish, yet fun and allow the groom to put a personal spin on formal menswear.
For Both of You
Does the thought of everyone watching your “First Dance” leave you a nervous mess? Perfect your skills on the dance floor by taking wedding dance lessons Fred Astaire Dance Studio. It’s a great way to spend some quality time together, relax, and have some fun!
First Wedding Anniversary
You are still in the honeymoon phase of your marriage. Weekends are spent doing things you both enjoy together. Right now is a perfect time to give something that lets you share in each other’s interests and passions.
The good luck tradition of eating the top of the wedding cake on your first anniversary is coming up. Make the evening memorable by sharing a piece off of a pretty dessert plate. We love this modern chic set from Jonathan Adler.
Does your spouse love beer, wine, or cheese? ‘Of the Month Clubs’ make a great one year anniversary gift because they are easy, yet thoughtful. Perfect for the foodie, Murray’s cheese of the month club sends three savory cheeses, which have been specially curated by the in-house cheesemongers right to your door step.
For Both of You
The couple that cooks together stays together. Working in the kitchen lets you connect on an intimate level. Instead of the usual restaurant dinner, celebrate with a Valentine’s day meal that you cook yourself! Every February 14th, Rustico Cooking holds a Valentine’s Feast where couples cook a delicious menu featuring handmade pasta, delicious chicken and vegetables, and dessert. The evening culminates with a romantic sit-down dinner a wine of course!
10th Wedding Anniversary
Hitting the ten year mark of your marriage is definitely worthy of recognition. Aluminum and tin are used to symbolize a couple’s strong bond, and ten year anniversary gifts often reflect these metals with a silver luster. By now couples are usually settled in their ways. A new piece of jewelry or fine art is a great way to add romance and spark to your relationship.
Made of sterling silver and diamonds, the Cherish interlocking link necklace by Ippolita is a stunning representation of everlasting love. Effortless and chic, it looks great with a white t-shirt and jeans or a little black dress.
There comes a time in every man’s life when he should own a nice watch. Continuing with the silver theme, this Tissot stainless steel watch is stylish with a rugged edge.
For Both of You
Spruce up the home this Valentine’s Day with a beautiful work of art. This stunning piece by Canadian artist Parvaz Taj is actually a fine art UV print on brushed aluminum.
50th Wedding Anniversary
We all marvel with admiration at those couples who reach the 50 year milestone of being together. Also known as the ‘Golden Anniversary,’ this the best occasion to give each other Valentine’s Day gifts that shimmer and shine.
After a half century, a woman deserve nothing less than Cartier. The iconic French brand’s striking Love necklace is one of the most romantic gestures we can think of.
The work of legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright defines American architecture. He pushed boundaries of art and design to introduce a new way of living in the modern era. Featuring a design that Lloyd Wright made for the cover of Liberty magazine, this gold accented porcelain box is perfect for storing cuff links, a watch, or favorite pen.
For Both of You
Here’s a wonderful Valentine’s Day gift idea for the couple that has made it last for 50 years. Symbolizing an unwavering love that’s only grown stronger with time, this gorgeous shadow box decor set features two feathers on pinewood with a rich gold leaf finish.
Flowers on Valentine’s Day will always get the thumbs up from us. But if you are celebrating a new engagement or milestone anniversary, we recommend going the extra mile. Keep these ideas in mind and you’ll have no problem finding a meaningful Valentine’s Day gift this year.