Have an anniversary coming up and need a special gift idea for your special person? When it comes to the best anniversary gifts, thoughtful is best, and DIY is one of the best ways to achieve that sentiment. For some cool DIY anniversary gift ideas, look no further than this list. We chose 34 of our favorite projects to commemorate the big wedding day or anniversary of when you got together. From cool cards to amazing wall decor to clever ways to capture and display photos, the perfect gift idea is waiting for you here.
DIY Anniversary Gifts
1. Make A Flip Book
When it comes to DIY anniversary gifts, there may be no better way to show how much he or she means to you than to showcase a book of photographs. Add photos of your special moments and make a book of it. This DIY keepsake gift will be around to remind both of you.
2. Framed Wedding Vows
If you’re looking for a traditional paper first wedding anniversary gift or a sweet, simple and easy to make Valentine’s Day gift, look no further. This Framed Wedding Vows would certainly fit the bill. It’s such a thoughtful and sweet gift to give to your significant other.
3. Tiny Travel Album In A Box
How cute is this accordion-style display tucked inside a decorative box Tiny Travel Album? This little DIY would make for a perfect anniversary gift land it’s such a fun way to commemorate a special trip. Snag the full details and learn to make your own by heading over to Camille Styles.
4. Free Printable Love Coupons The Perfect Gift
If you are anything like me, you also love giving personalized and thoughtful gifts. But it can really be difficult at times especially if you have been together for like forever. So these Love Coupons is really a great way for you to give your husband a perfect gift for your next special occasion.
5. Stamped Textured Keychain
I have wanted to try metal stamping. I just love how versatile and how many different things you can do to create a totally unique look with this craft. And wouldn’t it make for such a wonderful anniversary gift? The texture on this stamped keychain looks awesome too!
6. Anniversary Date Driftwood Sign
I’ve been wanting to make an anniversary date craft of some sort and this Anniversary Date Driftwood Sign is such great inspiration. The gallery wall is beautiful too. It would really be great to display such a great collection of memories!
7. DIY Tiny Photo In A Bottle
If you want to surprise your husband, boyfriend, or your best friend with something self-made that is so incredibly easy to make, here is the perfect gift. With just a tiny bottle, a tiny picture, some yarn, and a needle and scissors, you will be all set. Learn the complete instructions from Tinker About.
8. DIY Wedding Photo Silhouette
Looking for more great paper anniversary gift ideas though to celebrate your first year of marriage? Gifts have to be special and meaningful and what better way to celebrate your anniversary than a traditional gift. This DIY Wedding Photo Silhouette is so easy to make and would make for a really romantic gift.
9. Today I Have Loved You For Card
Learn how to make this adorable Today I Have Loved You For Card and make your significant other swoon with romance on your upcoming anniversary. To really see the time you have spent loving each other can be powerful, so add up your numbers and get to crafting.
10. DIY One Year Anniversary Scrapbook
This would be a great project for an anniversary or even make one every year for your little one so they can look back on their years when they are older. The sky’s the limit for this little scrapbook idea, sofollow along with this simple tutorial from Collectively Christine.