Tag Archives: Anniversary Ring Etiquette

Did you know that traditionally you’re not supposed to give your significant other diamonds until your 60th wedding anniversary?! Not only that, but you can count out silver too until you hit the big “25 year” mark.  (It might just be me, but that’s a long time for a girl to wait!) According to tradition the 1st year anniversary gift is to give your loved one something made with paper.  Cotton, Leather, Fruits, Wood, Wool, and Tin are a few other items that are usually given up until the 10th year anniversary. The origins of giving anniversary gifts to your Read More →

Many thoughts come to mind when I think of anniversary rings.  Is there actually formal etiquette for that? When is the right time to give an anniversary ring? What finger do you wear the ring on?  Should your anniversary ring match your wedding band and engagement ring?  What I’ve come to find and appreciate is that this really just depends on you and your partner. Anniversary rings are a modern alternative to traditional gifts such as wood or paper.  These special momentous rings are giving women the chance to wear something more colorful and modern in comparison to their traditional Read More →

Celebrating your love year after year has been an age old tradition dating back to Adam and Eve times, however its the milestone anniversaries that calls for some real celebrating. Use this time to really show your man how much you love him with a gift that puts a new spin on old traditions. If you were to Google “Milestone Anniversary Gifts” a list of rather vague materials pop up for traditional anniversary gifts. Although this can not be exactly what you had in mind when the traditional gift reads “Tin”, however you can turn this traditional gift into an Read More →