Your third anniversary is coming up and your mind is racing as you browse countless gift ideas, a new pair of shoes, a tie L, flowers, jewelry? Then just like last year and the year before your brain goes into full overload, shuts down and triggers “gift shopping procrastination” till the last minute when in desperation you grab a cheesy scarf or tie depending on the sex of the recipient.
Keeping a marriage for three years can be a tough job. Surpassing every challenge and overcoming obstacles of married life can be quite difficult. Anyone who can reach this milestone should be able to get through finding a thoughtful gift.
What gift are you going to choose for your loved one? In your mind, you probably think it must be expensive, or it must be unique. Well a gift need not always be expensive to be appreciated. Remember the old saying “It is the thought that counts“, While this is very true, we need to clear up one important point, the keyword in that saying is “thought“. This does NOT mean that you “thought” enough to get a gift, but instead refers to the thoughtfulness that went into the choosing of a gift whether it be homemade or outrageously expensive.
Leather is the traditional 3rd year wedding anniversary. Leathers are known to be strong, warm, flexible and durable as well. it has strong qualities like that of the married couple who has stayed together three years. So with that in mind, lets look at some leather gift ideas.
Leather clothing – you should check your spouses’ closet before buying leather clothes. Leather jackets can be appealing to almost everyone.
Leather shoes & bags / handbags – check your spouses’ shoe size before buying new leather shoes, be extra careful in choosing handbags, because wives are choosy when it comes to their accessories. You might want to enlist the help of one of her friends in choosing a gift like this.
Leather wallets – be careful with choosing the wallet for your hubby. Like wives, they can also be meticulous about it.
Leather roses – yes you read that right, and yes they are available, just search leather roses on any search engine.
Leather belts – this is a practical gift. Check out the size of your spouse before buying one.
Leather gloves – there are many type of gloves that you can choose. This is great for areas with cold temperature.
Leather desk accessories – check your spouses’ deck, is it organized? Give him/her a leather desk set to organize his/her desk.
Leather briefcase – this is the right gift for people on the go or for executives and lawyers.
Leather sporting goods – Is your spouse a sports fanatic? Footballs, baseball gloves and a lot of other sports equipment is made from leather.
Leather luggage – plan to have a romantic out of the country trip? Surprise him / her with a new luggage bag.
Next week we’ll cover the fourth wedding anniversary.