Most guys are not really into that sort of thing and well they may not give you the huge smile you were looking for." Show That You Care "In this relationship my first gift was for my birthday and was a 0 spa package," told us.
WHAT TO GIFT: According to somewhat irrational, time-honored societal standards, it's around this time that you can finally throw caution to the wind and show that you do, in fact, care a whole lot. Relish that fact by opting for more thoughtful gifts catered to his personality, like a small bottle of his favorite whiskey.
WHAT TO GIFT: We hope you know his shirt size, because you're in for a whole lot of casual-but-chic button-down shirt gifts over the next few years (assuming things go as you've planned over on your wedding Pinterest board, you sly dog, you).
If his mom's in the picture, go on, get carried away.
WHAT TO GIFT: When you're button-down-ed out, it's time to whip out the bigger guns; namely, sports and concert tickets.
Seeing as these excursions require a bit of advance notice and sometimes even a trip out of town, you'll want to wait until the 6-month mark before springing for a pair.
WHAT TO GIFT: Nothing can cure the blues quite like an uber-personal, thoughtful gift that reminds your boyfriend of happier times.
Since sharing's the name of the game, spice up your collective home with some fun cooking tools you can both use.
WHAT TO GIFT: With "forever" looming in front of you, you're going to have to get creative.
Assuming your man's got a solid head on his shoulders, a book will make for an excellent gift at any stage of your relationship.