Wedding anniversaries are a wonderful way to remember your wedding day or celebrate the love that two people share.
A wedding anniversary is a great way of looking back upon your special day with your significant other, and commemorating all of the beautiful memories you have made as a couple over the years.
When it comes to wedding anniversaries, not just the big milestones are important. You may be surprised to hear that every year a couple is married will have specific and appropriate gifts passed down through traditions.
There are usually traditional gifts, symbolic gifts, floral gifts and gemstone gifts that are specific for each year.
For a 31st wedding anniversary, you will want to ensure that you pick the right gift for your partner, so that you can celebrate this milestone happily together!
About 31st Wedding Anniversaries
Although it may seem like a not so important anniversary compared to the previous year, you should always celebrate and commemorate the love you have for your partner. Spending over thirty years together is a great achievement, and a wonderful thing to celebrate.
The traditional gift for a 31st wedding anniversary has most often been ebony, or white flowers. Nowadays, the most commonly given gift for a 31st wedding anniversary is the gift of a watch, or a timepiece.
The gift of a timepiece is meant to symbolize the time that you have spent together as a couple, the memories you have made and the moments that you have shared over the years.
A watch is such a long lasting gift, much like a couple’s love, and will endure just as the couple will. This makes it the perfect keepsake and wedding anniversary gift that both partners will love!
5 Unique Ways to Celebrate Your 31st Wedding Anniversary
When it comes to marriage, every year is just as special as the last. You will want to celebrate your 31st anniversary as if it is just as big of a milestone as the 30th.
You may want to organize a party with some family and friends, so that you can all share your memories from the big day, or from the last 31 years of the marriage.
You should also never underestimate flowers, as they are a wonderful way to celebrate yur love and show your partner how much they mean to you. Purchase some stunning, striking white flowers or roses to celebrate 31 years of just you two.
Some of the best celebrations come from the heart. Why not do something meaningful this year? You could print off those photos you have had stored forever, and put them in a picture album to flick through together. This way, you can look back on the times you have shared as a couple and the experiences that you have had.
You could also both come up with 31 reasons that you love each other, or 31 different dates/experiences that you want to do together in the coming years, too! Whatever you decide to do to celebrate your love, as long as you are together, you will have a wonderful anniversary.
5 Best 31st Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Him
To celebrate your 31st wedding anniversary, you are going to want to get only the best gift for your other half. Why not try some of these 31st wedding anniversary themed gifts?
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Most men love the thought of a new watch, and as it is the emblem of 31 years of marriage, what better watch to get your husband than one made of ebony wood.
For the man that has everything, you can purchase this nightstand organizer that is made of ebony wood. This gift has a phone holder, a key stand, wallet stand, and pen holders, and you can customize it to commemorate your special day!
If you want to keep things traditional, this ebony wood watch box display is a great choice. With a glass top and soft pillows, his watches will be kept safe for the years to come.
For the inner survivor in him, why not purchase this folding pocket knife with a stunning ebony wood handle? You never know when he may need it!
A timepiece is a classic choice for a 31st wedding anniversary, and this wooden watch is made from the finest ebony, whilst also being available for customization.
5 Best 31st Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Her
Spending 31 years together is no small feat, so you will want to celebrate the years together with the perfect gift for her!
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As the modern gift of choice for a 31st anniversary is a watch or a timepiece, we are sure that she will love this Michael Kors watch.
Its stunning design is truly timeless, like your love, and the black strap and watch face fits in with the ebony theme.
If big gifts really are not you and your spouse’s style, then this cute little 31st anniversary mug will fit just nicely in your home! With a sweet design, this is sure to bring a smile to her face.
Whilst ebony is the gemstone of choice, it is not actually a gemstone. However, this ring has a beautiful black onyx gemstone that will look stunning on her, as it is crafted to the finest quality for a gift that she will not forget.
If your wife prefers a necklace to a ring, then this ebony black pendant necklace will suit her needs perfectly.
With an oval design, and white zirconia studs, it is a lovely gift to remember your 31st wedding anniversary.
You may have gone big on last year’s celebrations, and want to keep things low key this year.
If this is the case, then this pretty ebony black love heart ring is a sweet way to remind your loved one how much you care after all these years.
5 Best 31st Anniversary Gift for the Couple
You may want to remember the couple’s beautiful day, and wish to send them a gift to celebrate their love and devotion to each other after 31 years. Why not try one of these unique and thoughtful gifts?
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If you are looking for a memorable, unique 31st wedding anniversary gift, then this 3D crystal picture engraved heart is perfect.
You can recreate a special moment in the couple’s married life, and give it as a cute and wonderful present for their anniversary.
If you are looking for just a small token of appreciation to give to a happily married couple, then this stainless steel keychain is a great choice.
Engraved with 31 years and counting, this keyring is perfect for both partners.
If you want to give the couple a personal gift, why not purchase this 31 year anniversary sign. It can be personalized with the wedded couple’s names, and is made from solid wood!
31 Years is a long time to be married. With this fun game, couples can spice things up, or try new date night ideas for more fun memories to be made together.
After 31 years, a couple’s bond is very strong, and the two are bonded together. This plaster mould gift is a wonderful symbol of that bond, and a unique keepsake that they will definitely never forget!
Remember that for the 31st wedding anniversary, the traditional gift can also be white flowers. Why not treat your partner, or the happy couple with some beautiful, pristine white flowers for their anniversary, and celebrate the time that they have been married.
Traditional, Modern and Symbolic 31st Anniversary Gifts
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Timepiece or watch