Giving specific anniversary gifts based on the number of years you have been married is a tradition that dates back centuries. And, it’s not just for the big, “milestone” anniversaries either. If you’re celebrating your 3rd anniversary, tradition states that you should be giving a leather gift. Read on for our picks:
Almost all of our brands manufacture men’s and women’s watches with leather straps. You truly can’t go wrong with any of them but we’d be remiss not to call out Shinola, an American watch brand with an in-house leather factory and studio in Detroit, Michigan. With leather sourced from some of the world’s finest tanneries, you can guarantee that each watch strap and small leather good is made to last. Check out the Runwell collection for men and the Cass collection for women.
Are you shopping for a Rolex enthusiast? Whether it’s for a Datejust, an Oyster Perpetual or a Yacht-Master, Everest manufactures exquisite watch straps in Italian vegetable tan leather that pair with almost every modern Rolex available. Precisely manufactured with a curved end so they effortlessly attach to the watch case, Everest bands add even more innovation and style to Rolex watches.
Wolf Case or Winder
Wolf is the world’s leading manufacturer of watch rotators and has been known for meticulous design and production for over 184 years. For a frequent traveler, the Blake Watch Roll is made of smooth black leather and will keep timepieces protected while on the road. The Stackable 12 Piece Watch Tray with Lid and the Windsor Double Winder with Cover both have a stunning black pebble leather finish and would look stylish sitting atop a dresser or nightstand.
Visconti’s Falconer Gold RB pen is truly one of the most unique writing instruments we’ve ever seen. The piece pays tribute to the ancient art of falconry, popular in Arabian, Mexican and European cultures, and the cap and blind cap are covered in embossed dark brown leather. The pattern on the leather is a reproduction of a medieval hood exhibited at the Qatar National Museum. Manufactured in an extremely limited number, it’s sure to be a gift your loved one will never forget.