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15 Personalized Gifts for Your 1st Anniversary

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Giving a personalized gift can add an extra wow factor to your first anniversary celebration. Whether you choose a traditional or modern gift, customizing it with names, special dates or a heartfelt message will ensure your gift will be remembered and cherished for many years to come.

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Traditional 1st Anniversary Gifts

The traditional first wedding anniversary gift is paper. A popular way to commemorate your anniversary date or first year of marriage with paper is with personalized wall art or everyday items that will remind your spouse of your love every time they use it.

West Clay Company Personalized Star Constellation Map | Unframed | Star Chart for Home | Gifts for Women, Men, Valentine’s Day | Night Sky Custom Poster
Custom Star Constellation Map
  • Custom star map personalized with saying, names and date
  • Printed on premium paper with archival inks
  • Choose fonts and background color (black or white)
  • Available in four sizes with framing options
$22.00 USD

This is how the stars aligned when your life changed forever. Created using professional astronomy software that charts the actual view of the night sky based on the date and location of your wedding, this first anniversary gift is the perfect way to remember that special moment in your life.


Custom Cufflinks with Wedding Vows/First for Him
Personalized Wedding Vow Cufflinks
  • Personalize with your wedding vows or first dance song
  • Hand set to best display your vows or song lyrics
  • Gift box included

Incorporating your wedding vows or the lyrics to your first dance into your first anniversary gift is a thoughtful and romantic way to commemorate your first year of marriage. Your words will be professionally inscribed on heavyweight, tarnish-proof paper that is protected for durability, ensuring these custom cufflinks will be cherished for years to come.


Personalized Anniversary Wedding USA Push Pin Travel Map
Personalized Push Pin Travel Map
  • Personalized with names and date
  • Includes 100 push pins
  • Available framed or unframed in three sizes
$89.00 USD

Map your adventures with a push pin travel map of the United States. A personalized push pin world map is also available here. This fine art print is printed on high quality paper and includes the option of a recycled wood frame. It’s the perfect first anniversary gift for couples that love to travel almost as much as they love each other.


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Personalized Love Story Art Print
  • Customize with your names and milestone dates
  • Available in multiple sizes and color schemes
  • Choose from multiple framing options
  • Gift wrapping available
$20.00 USD

Paper gives you the perfect opportunity to commemorate your love story. This custom artwork is guaranteed to make a special first anniversary gift that brings joy to your spouse every time they see it.


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Personalized Framed Heart Map
  • Choose any location worldwide and customize with names and wedding date
  • Choice of black or white shadow box frame
  • Size: 12” x 12” (print only), 13” x 13″ x 1.5″ (with frame)
$55.00 USD

Show your love on your first anniversary by commemorating your wedding day with a custom heart map based on a meaningful location. Customized with your names and wedding date this wall décor will serve as an everyday reminder of your special day.


VINE MONOGRAM SET / 3 Piece Set/FOLDED + FLAT + PAD // Personalized Notecard and Notepad Stationery/Stationary Set
Monogrammed Stationery Set
  • Features a personalized monogram
  • Includes (1) each: set of folded cards + envelopes, set of flat cards + envelopes, 50-sheet notepad
  • Choice of ink and envelope colors
$49.00 USD

This personalized stationary set is printed on high quality heavyweight paper with archival inks, making it an exceptionally unique first anniversary gift. Choose your spouse’s favorite color for the personalized monogram and matching envelopes and they are guaranteed to be reminded of your love with every letter they write.


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Custom Sound Wave Art Print
  • Visually depict a song or your voice
  • Paired with a QR code that plays your audio file
  • Choose from four color schemes
  • Print measures 12″ x 12″
$35.00 USD

A custom sound wave art print is a deeply personal way to visually depict an audio file with significant meaning such as your first dance song, a recording of your wedding vows, or another heartfelt message. This first anniversary gift can literally say “I love you.”


Personalized 1st Anniversary Gift Foil Print, First Dance Song
Personalized First Dance Art Print
  • Personalize with lyrics from your first dance song
  • Features gold copper or silver foil
  • Printed on heavyweight paper
  • Available in multiple sizes
  • Option for framed or unframed
$29.00 USD

Commemorate your first year of marriage with a custom art print featuring the lyrics from the song that kicked it off. This stunning wall décor is a beautiful declaration of your love.


Gift for Him, Personalized You Are My Anchor Art Print, First Wedding Anniversary Paper Gift
You Are My Anchor Personalized Art Print
  • Original typography poem by Pine + Poem
  • Personalize with your name or initials and anniversary date
  • Printed on fine art paper with archival inks
  • Unframed print measures 8″ x 10″

The beautiful sentiment of this unique typography poem is artfully paired with original watercolor imagery to create a meaningful first anniversary gift that is a true testament to your love.


Modern 1st Anniversary Gifts

Clocks are the modern first wedding anniversary gift. Choose a clock that matches your loved one’s style and decor. Then personalize it with your names and wedding date or a special message for a meaningful gift that will stand the test of time.

THINGS REMEMBERED Forever Yours Frame Clock (Free Customization)
Engraved Photo Frame & Clock
  • Features precision machine engraving
  • Personalize with names, initials, date or special message
  • Hinged frame holds a 4″ x 6″ photo
  • Size: 12.8’’ x 9.1’’ x 0.9’’

This photo frame and clock gift features two graceful arched openings—one for a special photo and one for a Roman numeral clock accented with entwined rings. Engrave at no additional cost for a personalized first anniversary gift that will be a meaningful keepsake for years to come.


The Metal Foundry Personalized 1st Sundial - Recycled Solid Brass UK Manufactured Home Decor, Garden Present Idea for Him, Her, Parents, Friends, Couple On First Year of Marriage
1st Anniversary Sundial
  • Personalize with names, dates or a special message
  • Handmade in England
  • Cast from solid brass or aluminum
  • Size: 6.5″ x 6.5″ x 2.95″
$159.99 USD

This unique and distinctly special gift not only stands out but is also a heartfelt personalized gift for your first wedding anniversary. It is both an aesthetically and a functionally pleasing gift that will forever remind your spouse of this special time in their life.


Automaton Skeleton 1722 moving Gears wall clock, Handcrafted Steampunk Design, Old wood Mechanical Home Kitchen Living Room and Office Decor, Personalized Decorative vintage Art, Custom made Gift
Handmade Automaton Wall Clock
  • Handmade from baltic birch
  • Features handcrafted galvanized brass screws
  • Personalization available
  • Size: 12.4″ diameter
$149.00 USD

The Automaton Wall Clock series is inspired by old mechanical wrist watches and the mechanical toys which were historically popular in France. All the gears move smoothly and silently together with the clock mechanism. This beautiful effect of motion is doubled by the mirror back layer. This custom-made first anniversary gift is perfect for any fan of steampunk design or vintage mechanical decor.


Things Remembered Personalized Wedding Pendulum Clock with Engraving Included
Personalized Pendulum Clock
  • Personalize with name, date, initials or special message
  • Precision machine engraving included
  • Features a heart-shaped pendulum
  • Size: 5.5’’ x 7.5’’ x 2’’
$115.00 USD

A unique and memorable first anniversary gift, this clock features a delicate floral silkscreen on its arched glass holder, that’s also echoed on the white clock face. Graceful scalloped posts support the clock, and a heart shaped pendulum counts the minutes as love grows.


Dayspring Pens | Personalized Woodmark Stinson Desktop Clock & Pen Set. Custom Gift Clock and Pen Set with Fast 1 Day Engraving
Personalized Desk Clock & Pen Set
  • Set includes two gold pens and an analog clock
  • Engraving features gold letters on a black name plate
  • Carved wood with nut brown varnish
  • Size: 9″ x 4.75″

This beautiful gift clock and pen set offers optional engraving on the pens, along with the standard engraving on the black front plate. This personalized first anniversary gift is a wonderful addition to any office desk. An executive class gift, this clock with double pen set is made from high quality real wood finished with a piano gloss.


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Personalized Carved Oak Clock
  • Personalized with names and year established
  • Hand crafted from carved oak with a traditional cherry stain
  • Available in 3 sizes
$62.99 USD

This elegant carved clock is a perfect first anniversary gift for a nature-loving spouse. The Roman numerals and customized names are carved into the surface of the wood then stained for an absolutely breathtaking result.


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