The love of your life is your wife, and of course, you would want to gift her something that shows how much she means to you. However, at some point, you’ve hit a brick wall and run out of ideas on what to give her on your wedding anniversary, on Valentine’s Day, Christmas or even during Mother’s Day.
Below is a list of creative gift ideas to keep the love burning between the two of you, from cooking a romantic date to hiring some help to getting an extra special bespoke jewellery. In fact, most of these gift ideas require almost little cash, but they all have the potential of melting her heart.
A Garden of Love
If you’re wife loves gardening, enjoys the sweet smell of flowers in the morning or simply cherishes the outside, creating a garden just for her is a wonderful gift. It’s sort of thinking outside the box!
Also, this is highly ideal for newlyweds and a brilliant gesture if you have been married with your wife for some time.
First, identify which plant or flower grows well in your place’s climate. You could also use any flower that blooms annually. Then, for each year you are married, order or buy a particular plant.
For the ultimate surprise, figure out when your wife is out of the house and then plant the ones you bought. This is a lasting, meaningful gift that surely will remind her of your love every time she ventures out into the yard.
Channel the Master Chef in You
Often, your wife does most of the cooking at home. If this is the case, how about switching things up a bit, and you heat things up in the kitchen?
Who says you can’t turn everyday meals into the perfect romantic date? How?
Take time to plan and come up with the ideal menu just for her. First, identify which food will not only make her mouth water but also will tug at your wife’s heartstrings.
Here’s a few questions to help you make an informed decision:
- What is her favourite food?
- What does she often order when you go out for dinner?
- What is her favourite restaurant? Is it Italian, Chinese, or local food?
- What food did you share on your first date?
- What foods were served at your wedding?
Compile the answers to these questions and formulate your plan. Whether you’re making her favourite food or recreating the one you shared on your first date, make sure you have a main course, one side and then a dessert.
If ever you’re unsure of your cooking skills, don’t be afraid to seek help, maybe from your mom or your sister or any friend who can definitely cook.
The effort you put into this will go a long way, as far as your wife can see it.
An Extra Special Bespoke Jewellery
You can always get a pretty necklace or a pair of earrings, but nothing is better than wearing a piece of custom-made jewellery. Crank up the romance by investing some thought on which jewellery piece you’re going to get.
You might need to consider a few ideas while shopping for the perfect jewellery piece.
- A ring or pendant with an infinity symbol with your wife and your birthstone embedded on it
- The birthstones of your kids on a pendant
- A necklace with your wedding date engraved in it
- A pendant with both of your initials
There are a number of jewellery that can be personalised. What symbolises your love together? How about using that in the jewellery piece?
Recreate Your Wife’s Wedding Bouquet
Women love getting flowers, regardless of the occasion, that is, most women. Make this even more special by recreating her bouquet during your wedding.
Don’t forget the card that says you will marry her all over again.
Write a Simple Letter
With today’s growing need to post everything on social media so your friends can see how perfect you are as a couple, how about writing her a letter instead? Expressing your thoughts and feelings on paper is one of the most romantic ways to connect with your wife.
In fact, this type of gift doesn’t entail you to spend anything, but it will be one of the most memorable gifts you can give her—a unique and old-fashioned way of expressing your deep love for your wife.
These are some of the romantic ideas you can gift your wife to show how much she means to you. Find one that you know you can easily pull off and make the most significant impact, whether it is a simple letter, a well-planned home-cooked dinner or a carefully thought-out bespoke jewellery.
Your wife will feel unconditionally adored and loves. But above all, this gesture will show her you’re no taking your marriage for granted.
Vicky is a jewelry collector and event organizer since 2010. She loves everything about fashion and catering weddings and any other events. Vicky is also a photography enthusiast and she keeps a photo memorabilia of each event she organized. During her free time, she browses the web for new designs of jewelry and to capture new event ideas and concepts.