Make Your First Anniversary Memorable With These 7 Tips


Wondering what to do to make your first marriage anniversary memorable? After all, this is a milestone that many couples don’t even get to reach. If you’re not sure where to start, consider these seven ideas:

Write a Personal Letter

Write a personal letter to each other. Tell your partner how you feel about them, what they mean to you, and what makes them unique. Take the time to think about everything that makes your partner who they are and why they love the way they do. It can be their sense of humor, their kindness, or the way they make you feel warm inside. Think of all the pros and then pen them down.

Re-create Your First Date

For your first anniversary, you should recreate your first date. Plan a romantic dinner at the same restaurant where you had your first date. Take a walk through the same park or outdoor setting where you took your initial stroll as a couple. If possible, go to the theater to see the movie that you watched together for the first time. If not, choose something similar. It must be something both of you can enjoy, and that makes sense for how far along in life each of you is now.

Recreate Your Wedding Playlist

Your wedding day is likely your first dance. Whether it was a slow or fast song, you twirled and swayed to romantic songs. If you want to make another first dance special, recreate your playlist!

Give Each Other Gifts

Giving a gift to your spouse is one way to show them how much you appreciate them. Especially on your first anniversary. It is one of the most significant milestones of your relationship. A gift can be something that you both enjoy and share. The gift should also be something that will last for years, reminding them of this day. It can be a piece of artwork or something from the home improvement store.

Dress Up for the Occasion

Ensure your getup is as memorable as the day you have planned out. Wear something magnificent that makes them drool at the sight of you. It doesn’t have to be expensive or complicated, but something that will make you feel good. If you want added romance and nostalgia, why not consider dressing up for each other? And for the ladies, don’t forget silver hairpins. These are perfect for pulling your hair up into a modern messy bun of elegance. Why silver hair pins though? Because a bit of glam is exactly what you need.

Share a Meal

Your first anniversary is a day to celebrate your relationship, so don’t treat it like any other day. One way to make this special is by sharing a meal. This will allow you to catch up on each other’s lives after being apart for one year. It’s a great time to talk about your favorite memories from the year before and reminisce. You can also talk about the years to come and share the joy of it.

Enjoy the Moment

To make your first anniversary memorable, enjoy the moment. This can be difficult when you’re busy with work, family, and other responsibilities. It’s essential to be present in the moment and mindful of what is happening around you. Being with your loved ones on this special day is the only thing that matters.


On your first anniversary, it’s important to remember that it’s not only about this one day. It is also about the time leading up to it and what you do to ensure that you have a wonderful time together. You can use these tips to create the perfect anniversary experience. Let us know your thoughts.

Written by Megan Taylor
Megan is a beauty expert who is passionate about all things makeup and glam! Her love for makeup has brought her to become a beauty pro at Glamour Garden Cosmetics.