3rd Wedding Anniversary Gift Guide: Leather

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Celebrate your third wedding anniversary with gifts inspired by leather, the traditional third-anniversary gift material.

Hey, it's Erin of Design for Mankind bringing you some traditional third anniversary-gift ideas inspired by leather. Indeed, year three is to be celebrated as the feat that it is.

And my hope is that your relationship is, like leather, getting better and better with age.

Happy anniversary!

  1. A Leather Journal

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    Give your man a sweet and sentimental gift this year. Fill a leather journal with memories, encouraging words and uplifting reasons why you're meant for each other. He's a sap underneath that burly exterior, remember?

    Bombay brown leather journal with tie, $13, BarnesandNoble.com

  2. A Leather Bag

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    Fill a leather Baggu with her favorite treats: chocolates, gift cards and magazines. Chances are she'll reuse the leather shopper to buy you a nice surprise along the way. See? Giving can be a beautiful thing!

    Leather bag, $120, BagguBag.com

  3. A Leather Cooler

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    Elevate your next outing to a high-class soiree with this Outdoor leather cooler. One caveat: No fishing trips with this beauty.

    L’Eclaireur leather cooler, $903, FarFetch.com

  4. A Leather-Scented Candle

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    Burning this leather-scented candle will remind her of just how masculine you are. It’ll burn for a whole 55 hours.

    Archipelago Private Reserve Leather candle, $30, CandleLuxury.com

  5. A Leather Chair

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    It's been three years since you redecorated; it’s time for an upgrade! A sweet leather butterfly chair fits the bill -- and your space -- perfectly.

    1938 leather butterfly chair, $399, CB2.com

  6. A Leather Cuff

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    Who says couples can't match? Get a pair of handmade leather cuffs (one for each of you) and have them marked with your wedding date or a favorite quote. Let the reminiscing ensue!

    Ultra-long, hand-carved custom-quote leather wrap bracelet, $29, Etsy.com

    To see more third anniversary ideas click here.

    And for our fourth-anniversary gift guide, click here.