1st Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts 

But what if you want to really treat the love of your life?

Mother of Pearl is the beautiful shiny inner layer of the shell of some molluscs. It is made of the same material as pearls but in this case becomes the shell layer rather than form the pearl. 

Some mother of pearl is quite brightly colored and you can also find it in shades of pearly white.

Mother of Pearl Jewelry Box


This Mother of Pearl Jewelry Box is decorated with a crane design to represent longevity.

The jewelry box is 5.1 x 3.5 x 2.5 inches and has a mirror on the inside of the lid as well as mother of pearl.

Mother of Pearl Photo Frame

mother of pearl photo frame

This Mother of Pearl photo frame is decorated with a mosaic around the edge.

Measures 9 x 7 inches and takes a 7 x 5 inch photo. The frame can be displayed landscape or portrait.

Fitted with your favorite photo of the two of you and it matches both the traditional and gemstone list.

Over The Moon Mother of Pearl Necklace

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This Mother of Pearl Over the Moon necklace combines the Mother of pearl Moon with a silver and gold design and decorated with cubic zirconia stars.

Sterling silver with 14K gold plating, 20mm mother of pearl and 2mm cubic zirconias.

The pendant sits on an 18 inch Sterling Silver box chain.

Gorgeous Pearls For Your 1st Anniversary

Most of us think of pearls as traditionally being your 30th anniversary but why wait?

If you love pearls this could be a great start to your years of celebrations. And if you are very lucky and can afford it you could follow the gemstone anniversary list every year!

Pearls are either formed naturally without any human intervention which is very rare and therefore very expensive or they are cultivated or farmed, which are still expensive just not as much!

With this being your 1st anniversary it works that a single pearl maybe more fitting, if you are buying this gift for your wife then a necklace with a pearl pendant or pearl earrings or a pearl ring would be perfect.

Single Pearl Infinity Necklace

single pearl infinity necklace

This sterling silver single pearl pendant is set in a silver infinity symbol.

The freshwater pearl is 9-10mm and comes on a 17inch sterling silver chain.

Comes in a beautiful gift box.

1st Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts For Your Wife

The most obvious Pearl Anniversary Gift is jewelry ...

You could look to treat your wife to a beautiful pearl necklace, bracelet or earrings.

1st Anniversary Gift Ideas For Your Husband

If you are buying your 1st year wedding anniversary gifts for your husband then there is not that much choice with single pearls, apart from cufflinks. However there is more choice if you include mother of pearl in your search.

Engraved Mother of Pearl Cufflinks

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These Mother of Pearl Anniversary Cufflinks are personalized with their initials.

The cufflinks are polished chrome and decorated with mother of pearl.

They measure Measures 0.39" x 0.51" x 0.12 " and come in a black gift box. 

Mother of Pearl Dial Watch


This Invicta Dive Watch is decorated with a Mother of Pearl watch face.

Part of the Pro Diver range the hands and dial are luminous. The strap is rubber with a stainless-steel buckle.

Water-resistant to 100m.

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Mother of Pearl Anniversary Gifts

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Mother of pearl, also called nacre, is an iridescent layer of material which forms the shell lining of many mollusks. It comes in many different colors and is trully beautiful.

It is not just the beauty of mother of pearl that makes it an ideal gift, the Chinese culture believes it will bring the holder prosperity and wealth and is used in the practice of Feng Shui, where the stone is placed in strategic positions within the home to increase their income and luck - a beautiful gift for your 1st wedding anniversary.

Mother of pearl is used to decorate cufflinks, tie pins, rings and boxes, all of which would be lovely gifts for your husband and if you are looking to buy 1st year wedding anniversary gifts for a couple then mother of pearl is used for picture frames, boxes and mirrors.

1st anniversary weekend away

Your 1st year wedding anniversary is the beginning of lots of years of celebrating and years from now you will remember your 1st anniversary because it is the first it is so special. Our memory is standing in the rain on our 1st wedding anniversary watching the 1998 World Cup Final, France v Brazil, in Brittany France as it was projected onto the side of a building in the town square, the things you do for love!

Happy 1st Wedding Anniversary!

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