HISTORY OF ANNIVERSARY GIFTS BY YEAR
Publish Date: May 13, 2020
Ever wonder why paper is the traditional gift for a one-year wedding anniversary or silver is the go-to for 25 years? The practice, which dates back to the Middle Ages, is based on the idea that as each year passes, you’re strengthening your relationship, and the “material” associated with each year is meant to reflect that.
If you like the idea of sticking to tradition but want to give your anniversary gifts a modern spin—and a little more sparkle—there are also gemstones associated with each anniversary. Here’s what you need to know about choosing the right gemstone jewelry for each milestone wedding anniversary.
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