For many couples, the three-month mark is the time to take the relationship plunge. What you should do: In all honesty, it's probably not necessary to stress over this one. In any case, have fun, dress sharp, and remember to play this celebration as a toast to the future rather than one to the past. As previously said, don't worry about getting too carried away here.
If you want to offer her a little something, go for a gift that's sentimental or practical — something she'll actually make use of. Terrarium A perfect metaphor for a new relationship destined for greatness, a terrarium is a self-regulating ecosystem that flourishes with time.
A charming addition to any room, it can also be hung close to a window to catch the most light. Plus, you can set it up together, making it a personalized project you can both enjoy. Deemed some of the best sports headphones on the market, NuForce offers great sound, bluetooth compatibility, and a no-slip design that stays put during activity.
Available in black or rose gold. The Eileen French Press from Bodum is made in Portugal from polished copper, stainless steel and borosilicate glass. Handmade in the U. It has two inner compartments for storing rings and bracelets, and a top saucer for catching other miscellaneous possessions. A good complement to an evening of wooing her at home. This is an opportunity to reflect on all your "firsts" together — first date, first kiss, etc.
Pull out the cheesiness and get sappy for your lady. This celebration is pure homage to your first year spent together. You can show her you remember all the fun times you've spent together during the past year by packaging the occasion into a box of collected momentos ticket stubs, found objects, letters. Or, if you want to go big, consider planning a night or a weekend out of town.
If you want to choose a gift that's inspired by a specific moment spent together, consider these suggestions as loose guidelines to point you in the right direction.
Dogeared Pearls Of Love If you're a bit shy about offering her fancy jewelry or about being too over the top in showing your, um, feelings, this is a great little number that meets you half way. As the name indicates, the Pearls of Love necklace is adorned with a single freshwater pearl that embodies all the right sentiments. It comes in white or gray, and is a great couples gift that avoids being too cheesy. Made in the U. And if you find a watch as good looking as this one, you have the added benefit of offering her a standout accessory.
This MVMT timepiece is made from polished rose gold stainless steel, genuine leather, and is compatible with a range of interchangeable straps. You're past the point of celebrating "firsts. Since we can agree that the two-year mark merits celebration, put your focus on pampering her.
While we would normally encourage you to stay away from gift certificates, subscription services could be a great option here. Trunk Club A gift that provides an experience always comes out on top. And with Trunk Club, she'll get a personalized experience and stylish new threads.
A semi-subscription service, the Trunk Club team will set her up with a personal stylist to get a sense of her natural look and then curate a box full of pieces from the likes of Theory, Equipment, and Vince. Find out more at TrunkClub.
Simple and understated class, it's also available in gold. A perfect post-bath treat. These crystal flutes from Kate Spade New York are not only functional, but also a nod to her fashion-savvy side with their etched polka dot design. Don't forget the bubbles! Free shipping and gift wrapping is always included. You're in it for the long haul.
This is definitely the time to go big. Whether you're married at this point or not, things are obviously serious between you and taking the time to celebrate your compatibility and shared experiences is important. It's also a good opportunity to rekindle the initial spark that made you attracted to her in the beginning. Another thing to keep in mind is that even though a few anniversaries have come and gone at this point, don't let celebrating feel like routine — each year is a new milestone imbued with a new layer of meaning.
When it comes to gifting, there are generally two directions you can go: Better yet, you could do a kind of combination gift where you get her a small gift that acts as a hint for a later trip. This way she'll have the pleasure of receiving a little something right away, on top of having the pleasure of looking forward to a upcoming adventure.
So is a designer handbag or luxury fragrance. In other words, get her an "I Can't Believe You! These are items that will absolutely stand the test of time. David Yurman Cable Bracelet An iconic piece from a legendary jeweller. Made from genuine leather, the Dylan Tote is a sturdy everyday bag that will get supple and soft as the leather wears in.
And, its wide bottom make it perfectly suited for carrying all her essentials and then some. The Five Stone Front ring is made from solid karat gold encrusted with five small diamonds. But despite its obvious bling status, it's also a simple enough band that won't call too much attention to the girl who likes to keep things discrete.
Made with rose, cumin cedarwood, Bulgarian rose and vetiver among other wonderful things , Rose 31 is an irreverent scent that's crafted with utmost care. This art deco-style loveseat is the perfect size to tuck into your room or living room. Sophisticated, it's a touch of interior design she might not have been expecting from you, but that she'll definitely be into.