Archive for July 20th, 2009

Anniversary Invitations

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Whether it’s your first anniversary, your 25th or your 50th, take a trip down memory lane and remember the joyous day that united you with your loved one. Share the memories and the life you have built together with family and friends with an anniversary party. The most traditional anniversaries to host parties for are the 25th (silver) and 50th (golden), however we think you should have the right to celebrate each anniversary you have anyway you wish!

When planning your anniversary party, try to include guests that were there for the original event as well as new friends you have made along the way who have witnessed your growing love for your partner. When choosing an anniversary invitation, you may want to follow the below chart of information that has outlined some of the traditional colors for that anniversary year. You can then tailor your invitations and party decorations to coordinate with that color scheme:

FIRST – Papyrus Yellow
TENTH – Silver
TWENTIETH – Emerald Green or White
TWENTY-FIFTH – Silver
THIRTIETH – Green
FORTIETH – Ruby Red
FIFTIETH – Gold

We have a vast array of anniversary party invitations with a variety of designs and styles for anniversary parties that are anywhere from jeans and a t-shirt casual to black tie and formal. Take a look at some of our most popular anniversary invitations below…

Not sure what to get your loved one for your anniversary this year? Below is a list of the most traditional anniversary gifts to get your loved one. We even included a list of the suggested flowers for the year and occasion:

FIRST – Paper – Pansy
TENTH – Tin – Daffodil
TWENTIETH – China – Day Lily
TWENTY-FIFTH – Silver – Iris
THIRTIETH – Pearls – Sweet Pea
FORTIETH – Rubies – Nasturtium
FIFTIETH – Gold – Violet

So this year, when planning your anniversary remember your loved one with one of the gifts and flower suggestions above and why not have your friends and family get together to celebrate what an awesome couple you are and have become!