Anniversary Gifting Traditions
The tradition of gifting different materials for each year of your wedding anniversary has spanned many generations. But it still remains a classic way for every special couple to demonstrate endless love to their significant other.
For example, the gift given on the 1st anniversary has traditionally been something made of paper while the 4th anniversary has been flowers. From there, the wedding anniversary gifts work their way up to silver on the 25th year all the way up to diamond for those that make it to their 60th anniversary.
Why a Thoughtful Gift Is Important
A wedding anniversary can be the right time to set the tone for your future married life moving forward. That's why it's important to celebrate your marriage on your wedding date each year to remind your partner that they are the love of your life.
Give each other a meaningful anniversary gift to mark the occasion and remember this special day for years to come.
12th Wedding Anniversary Traditional Gift: Silk
Twelve years is a landmark in your relationship that deserves to be celebrated with a unique 12-year anniversary gift that represents both luxury and longevity.
The traditional gift to give on your 12th anniversary is silk. Even though this tradition has been around since medieval times, it proves to be timeless, providing the perfect opportunity to collect meaningful items as a couple.
Gift Ideas for Her
A Silk Robe to Match Her Elegant Style
The Blissy Classic Robe is a wonderful 12th anniversary gift idea for her that is the perfect combination of practicality and luxury. This gorgeous robe will look and feel elegant wrapped around her.
The robe is double lined so that there's 100% mulberry silk on both the inside and the outside so that she feels the kiss as soft as a bouquet of flowers on her skin whenever she wears it. This is a wonderful gift to give your loved one and your 12th wedding anniversary. Because Blissy silk is so durable, she will wear and treasure this style for years to come.
The Blissy Dream Set Makes a Wonderful Modern Gift
Instead of the usual earrings and flowers, the Blissy Dream Set is another thoughtful option to commemorate your wedding day. This gift idea puts a modern twist on traditional 12th anniversary wedding gifts.
The Dream Set is comes in a beautiful box and is available in 6 gorgeous colors including the most popular pink, black, and silver. This lovely set comes with a silk eye mask, 2 silk scrunchies, and a silk pillowcase she can rest her cheek on and think of you every night. Not only will she feel pampered, she will also sleep soundly through the entire night.
Gift Ideas for Him
Women are not the only ones who can enjoy the luxuries of silk sleep products. If you're shopping for unique gifts for him, you're in the right place.
A silk pillowcase to help him sleep soundly
A pair of Blissy Silk Pillowcases make the perfect present that follows the tradition for 12-year anniversary gifts. This is a product that he can continue to use and love.
Silk pillowcases can be a great addition to his self-care and relaxation regimen. Beyond feeling soft to the touch, Blissy silk provides many benefits for the skin and hair. There are certain styles and colors available that are wonderfully suited toward men, such as grey, ash blue, or taupe.
Silk fine linen is a wonderful 12th anniversary gift for your loved one that will make him think of you every night he uses it.
A silk sleep mask for travel or mid-day naps
Another one of our favorite anniversary gift ideas for him is the Silk Sleep Mask. Give the gift of peaceful sleep with this silk 12-year anniversary gift. These sleep masks are the perfect addition to his regimen to keep him refreshed all day long. They are especially great for travelling with the silk carrying case that conveniently packs into his bag. This sleep mask comes in 34 different colors and prints, so you can make the perfect choice to gift to your man.
Make it Extra Special
Gift giving is an effective way to express how you feel about your wife or husband after all of the years you've spent together. Special 12th anniversary gifts speak volumes about the relationship you share together. From your first date to the day she through the wedding bouquet, the 12th wedding anniversary is a wonderful time to remember all the happy moments you've shared.
There is nothing more thoughtful than gifting something with a personal touch. Every relationship is unique—your partner will surely appreciate you going the extra mile to customize the gift and make it your own.
Choose their favorite color
Our silk products come in a variety of colors, neutrals, and prints so that you can choose his or her favorite color. It's also the perfect canvas for embroidering a meaningful word, name, or date to personalize the gift and convey your love and appreciation for your significant other.
Include a card
Including a special message in a card along with the gift is another great way to customize and make it your own for your special someone on your wedding anniversary.
Get Your Silk Anniversary Gifts From Blissy!
Blissy silk products are always made with the highest quality silk to last a lifetime so that you can still enjoy our products as much on your 20th wedding anniversary as you did on your 12th.
You can enjoy free shipping for all of your Blissy silk purchases. Your gifts will arrive in sleek packaging, perfect for gift giving.
After being in your happy marriage for a dozen years, enjoy life's biggest moments and create more meaningful memories together with these special silk anniversary gifts. These anniversary gift ideas are simultaneously traditional and modern for the one who deserves it all. Show your life partner how much you care for them with a wedding anniversary gift that they will continue to enjoy again and again.