DON’T: Treat him to a 9-course dinner at a Michelin-starred restaurant, and present him with a bottle of Glenmorangie Pride 1981.DO: Get him a gift that’s reflective of something topical you’ve discussed. Get him a book of one of your favorite modern artists. Get him a new cooking gadget, a new cookbook you know he doesn’t have, or gift card to a specialty food store.The lists of symbols and gifts for wedding anniversaries is often written and talked about. Dating anniversaries tend to be celebrated in months rather than years.There does not appear to be a similar universally accepted gift guide or suggested list for dating anniversaries.Some gift stores and websites have created their own lists of suggestions but nothing as widely recognized as the wedding anniversary symbol list first created by Emily Post in 1922.However if you have a good thing going, it is important to let your partner in the relationship know that you appreciate them.Anniversaries are special milestones in relationships to celebrate togetherness. Crossing the six-month mark is reason enough to pop open the champagne bottle.
Maybe you’re a few weeks in, or a couple months in.Anniversaries, dating or otherwise were invented for this reason.An anniversary should be a day when you conveniently forget about the rest of the world, and focus on each other.Some of the most appreciated anniversary gifts revolve around time the couple can spend together enjoying some activity or event together.The first month is a big deal and most women if not the men will expect some sort of recognition of the conclusion of one month of dating.