Truth be told, a large number of men are prone to forgetting important dates, including anniversaries and birthdays of their loved ones, but guess what? More and more women are forgetting these nowadays, too, and we must say that this is probably due to a very hectic lifestyle that leaves almost no free time for anything else but work. So, if you’re one of those people who tend to forget their anniversaries, you’re definitely at the right place! Here is a list of six awesome last-minute gifts you need to bear in mind, so stay with us and keep on reading. Each of these will do wonders when you’re in a hurry, so check them out and get down to business!
A batch of super delicious muffins
Yes, we know that this isn’t really the most authentic anniversary gift ever, but you know what? It’ll do the trick, which is particularly true if your darling has a sweet tooth! First of all, muffins are a fantastic gift idea since these can be found literally everywhere – from your local supermarket to a fine patisserie shop. Of course, muffins found in patisseries are likely to be way more delicious and beautifully decorated than those from a supermarket, so give them a try and you’ll see what we were talking about. Or you can simply bake them all by yourself if that’s your preference and you’ll do a great job!
A gorgeous piece of jewellery
Needless to say, a nice piece of jewellery can never be considered a bad gift, so bear it in mind if you’ve completely forgotten about your anniversary. Some people will say that picking a perfect piece of jewellery for their loved one can be a quite difficult task – especially if they aren’t wearing too much of it on a daily basis, but you know what? If your partner loves to wear jewellery, this task will be beyond easy, so take their preferences into consideration and you won’t make a mistake. There are so many potential choices, from stunning rings and watches to elegant necklaces and bracelets, so choose one of them and you won’t go wrong!
A fabulous flower bouquet
Many men will agree that flowers are probably one of the most popular anniversary gifts ever, and we must say that we completely agree with that claim. The reasons for that are more than good, and the first one is the fact that these are widely available anywhere you can possibly imagine. Apart from the local flower shops, you can also order fabulous flower arrangements online and get them delivered to your address. If there’s a budget you should stay within, that won’t be a problem either because there are gorgeous bouquets that won’t break the bank. All you need to do is to pick the one you like most, write a heartfelt note, and voila – your anniversary gift is all done!
A cute candle holder
On the other hand, if your loved one is completely crazy about scented candles (or candles in general), you should probably stick to that and get them a cute candle holder as an anniversary gift. Similarly to all the aforementioned gifts, this one can be easily found in any store that sells candles, so start your search from there and see what you can find. Of course, the size of the candle holder should depend on the size of the candles, so bear that in mind as well and you’ll do everything right. However, if you’re skilful when it comes to DIY projects and you have enough time to craft it on your own, you should create a unique candle holder your darling will absolutely adore. All you need is a Mason jar, some glitter, and double-stick tape, so get crafty and we’re sure that your significant other will love this authentic gift!
A bottle of your partner’s favourite wine
Yes, this probably sounds like a cliché, but we must admit that you can’t really go wrong with wine, no matter the occasion. We must also say that this gift isn’t on the original side – it’s everything but original, but hey, you’ll have at least some kind of an anniversary gift for your loved one, right? So, if you completely forgot that your anniversary is approaching and you have no idea what to buy, just go for a bottle of your significant other’s favourite wine and you’ll do a good thing. This kind of present will go particularly well if your darling is a passionate oenophile, so give it a fair shot and you’ll do a fantastic job!
A big fruit basket
Even though giving away fruit baskets isn’t as popular as it was a few decades ago, we have to say that these are making a big comeback this year. This is exactly why you should give this amazing gift a try – especially when you don’t have enough time to pick out something better and more meaningful. Of course, your partner will be smitten with this kind of gift if they’re vegan or vegetarian, so keep that in mind, too, before you make a final decision. These baskets can be found literally everywhere – including your local supermarkets, so you won’t have to waste too much time running around in order to find a perfect gift. On the other hand, if you still have some time left, you can make a fruit basket instead of buying a ready-made one. This is a good way to show your loved one that you care about them on this special day!
As you can see, there are so many last-minute gift ideas you should take into consideration, but these six undoubtedly are some of the best ones out there. So, if you happen to forget your anniversary and you need to get a gift for your loved one on short notice, just stick to our list and you certainly won’t fail. Each of these gifts is beyond perfect when you’re on the go and don’t have enough time to wander around, so follow our guidelines and you’ll succeed. That’s a promise!