If stick figures are the best you can muster, then check out this custom illustrated portrait service by Etsy artist Ana Mikulic.She’s in Australia but works quickly and can get your portrait to you in 2-3 weeks. Again, Etsy is where you’re most likely to find just the right artist.They’ll do rush production too, just in case you’re running out of time!
She also gives you a high resolution digital file at no charge. Be sure to check out these other talented artists doing custom illustrated portraits: Jewelry made of paper is a unique and unexpected twist on the paper anniversary gift.Etsy artist Dorisse creates each of her jewelry pieces out of hundreds of paper discs. If you wrote your own vows or have a special song, you can have those words inscribed and preserved under solid glass in this custom sterling silver necklace and earrings set from online shop Paper Anniversary.If you are also celebrating your first year living together, a piece of art is a great way to add to your new home.Since this is an anniversary gift, try to choose subject matter that has personal meaning to your relationship.The theme of a paper gift offers plenty of playful and romantic ideas for those willing to think creatively.
Here are a few favorites that are sure to leave your spouse looking forward to another great year! It’s now easier than ever to create a meaningful album from your honeymoon or your favorite photos together.
They’ll serve as an everyday reminder of your love for many many days.
In fact, Etsy is full of talented sellers who make a wide variety of paper blooms by hand.
Here are a few other alternatives I'm looking into. He'll get a notice of the gift you got him via text message, email or Facebook and can exchange it if he wants something different. Your girl will love any pair of designer heels, but you can make your gift even more unique by getting her this pair of leather and wood sandals (5).
ADVENTURE For Her: Guys, write this down in your memory: Every girl would LOVE a shopping trip to pick out a dress/heels, followed by a quick spa/beauty session, followed by a date night with her significant other. Better yet, give him the choice to choose his own gift from the start by curating a selection from Wantful. These handcrafted bow ties are charming and on the slightly rustic side. The Versetta ( ) is the ultimate tech-meets-style bag collection for gals on the go. These types of shoes have been popping up on fashionistas everywhere lately and your gal should be one of them.
So, it turns out, my first wedding anniversary is about a month away. I've been doing a ton of work trying to find a great gift and thought I'd share a few ideas I've had along the way, just in case any of you were in a similar predicament. What other creative gifts have you ever given to your significant other on your anniversary?