21 Meaningful Christmas Gifts for Couples 2020

  • BY Keegan Kraemer
  • October 19, 2019
21 Meaningful Christmas Gifts for Couples 2020

Buying Christmas gifts for couples can be difficult but also an opportunity to get creative with your gift giving. Whether you are looking for Christmas gifts for married couples in your family or your spouse, you are sure to find something on our list that they will love. 

Christmas Gift Ideas For Couples 

When gift giving, it can be easy to overthink things and become overwhelmed with all of the “best” options out there. You want your gift to stand out but will also be something that the couple will actually use. 

Here are 21 different Christmas gift ideas for couples that they will actually use, but love! 

Fun Christmas Gifts 

Thyme to Gather Family Cheese Board

thyme to gather cheeseboard - pun Christmas gift idea

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For the couple or family who loves to host dinners, this personalized, engraved cheese board promises food and fun!

Funny Doormat

funny doormat: definitely not a trap door - funny christmas & housewarming gift

Source: TanglesDesignsCo

For the couple who loves a little bit of humor in their lives and wants to make sure that everyone walking in their door knows it’s nothing serious.  

Couples Pillow Case

pillowcases - funny christmas gift idea for couples - snore master, blanket stealer pillowcases

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Everyone knows that one particular couple where he always complains she steals the covers and she always complains he snores too loud. Why not celebrate their annoyances with this lovely Christmas gift idea?

Sexy Truth or Dare

fun gift for couples: sexy truth or dare

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Couples need a little extra help to spice things up once and awhile. Encourage a fun date night with this sexy truth or dare sticks.  

Cactus Bloom Throw Pillows

cactus throw pillows - cute christmas gift idea

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For couples who love that Southwestern decor in their home, or who just like cacti, these prickle free cacti are perfect. Made with locally sourced products, these throw pillows are sure to become a conversation piece in any room. 


Cool Christmas Gifts 

The Story of Us Journal

cool & meaning christmas gift for couples: the story of us journal

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This is such a unique and special Christmas gift to give both newly married couples and those that have been together for a long time. With over 80, linen-bound and color-coded pages that cover an entire relationship. Even fun sections to write about the story of how the couple met with sections for “what we tell everyone,” and “the real story.”

Circle of Family and Friends Serving Bowl

circle of family and friends serving bowls

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This is such a unique and meaningful bowl that couples are sure to love. With the saying, “this bowl shall have no owner, its journey never ends, it travels in a circle of our family and friends.” This is a perfect Christmas gift idea for a couple that is always so giving and hospitable. 

Retro Map Canvas Print

meaningful christmas gift idea for couples: hello - will you - i do custom map art canvas print

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A beautiful and meaningful gift to give to your spouse. This personalized canvas shows the mapped out locations (with little hearts of course) of where you both met, where he proposed to you, and where you got married. 

Couples Robe

personalized monogrammed couples robes

Source: Markeza

The perfect gift for couples that like to lounge around the house or poolside in comfortable robes. The robes can personalized with monogram initials, names, or the traditional “Mr. and Mrs.” 

Monogrammed Wine Glass

personalized monogrammed wine glass

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Monogrammed gifts are always a great Christmas gift idea for married couples. These monogrammed wine glasses are great for couples that enjoy wine or entertain regularly. 


Useful Christmas Gifts

Anniversary Serving Tray

useful christmas gift for couples: personalized serving tray

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It doesn’t have to be a couple’s anniversary to give them a personalized gift with their wedding date on it. This is also a great gift to give to your love bird during Christmas. 

Fondue for Two

useful gift idea for couples: a fondue for two people

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The perfect way to start a romantic date night, with fondue for two. Couples can feed each other bite-sized morsels of fruits covered in chocolate or bread with gooey fondue cheese. 

Electric Fireplace Stove

christmas gift for couples that will keep them warm: electric fireplace stove

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A cozy gift idea couples are sure to love. This electric fireplace is wonderful as it can be placed anywhere in a home or apartment. Safe for kids and pets, this fireplace provides heat without drying out the air. 

Mason Jar Candle

handmade scented candles in mason jars

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These cute Mason Jar candles go great with any home decor and what couple doesn’t love the smell of fresh, clean cotton?

Personalized Cutting Board

personalized cutting board - christmas, anniversary gift idea for couples

Source: MilkandHoneyLuxuries

This is another great gift idea for couples that are always in the kitchen. This beautifully designed cutting board is made from locally sourced hardwood and engraved with the couple’s initials. 


Personalized Christmas Gifts

Personalized Ring Dish

personalized ring dish with first letters of couple's name

Source: PrimaPottery

This handmade ring dish is a lovely gift idea for a newlywed couple for their first Christmas together. Hand stamped with their initials with a minimalist design, this ring dish is sure to go with any room decor. 

Personalized Christmas Stocking

cute christmas gift for couples: personalized knitted christmas stockings

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These traditional style Christmas stockings are a thoughtful Christmas gift for any couple. These stockings lend themselves to a picture-perfect fireplace accent. 

Our First Christmas Newlywed Personalized Christmas Ornament

our first christmas personalized photo ornament - lovely christmas gift for married couples

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Do you know a couple who is celebrating their first Christmas together, or are you newlyweds yourself? Help to celebrate this special holiday with this personalized Christmas ornament. 

Custom Christmas Tree Pillow

custom family name christmas tree pillow

Source: YellowHouseCompany

Giving personalized gifts for Christmas to couples is so meaningful. They will know that you put some real thought into their gift and didn’t pick something off of the shelf last minute. 

Personalized Newlywed Christmas Sweater

geeky christmas gift idea for couples - game of thrones custom sweaters

Source: InspirationalMomentz

Another cute and geeky Christmas gift for newly married couples, these matching sweaters will make for a fun photo opportunity. 

Baby’s First Christmas Photo Personalized Ornament

baby's first christmas ornament - unique christmas gift for couples who just had a newborn

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Do you know a couple who has recently had a baby? This personalized Baby’s First Christmas ornament is a wonderful gift that any new mom and dad is sure to love. 

Ideas to Write Inspirational Christmas Messages on Cards

Along with gifts to your favorite couples on Christmas, you might also want to include a card with a special message. Or, you might want to write a meaningful message to your spouse or partner but are not sure where to start. 

Below are some messages for family, your husband or wife, or boyfriend or girlfriend that you can write on a card this holiday season. Besides, the addition of funny Christmas sayings in the card can also bring laughter to the recipients!

Messages for Family

  • “May we all show each other the love and patience that we may not deserve this Christmas. That is the true spirit of Christmas.”
  • “I hope you are reminded of all the most important things in your life this Christmas. Merry Christmas!”
  • “The beauty of the Christmas season is that it can remind us of all the beauty in life that we take for granted: our family, our friends, and our faith.”
  • “It’s easy to get caught up in all the business of Christmas, but I’m wishing you a peaceful Christmas full of the most important things.”

Messages for your Husband or Wife

  • “If I had to choose between you and Santa, I’d choose you. I still think it’s a little creepy that that guy comes in my house while I’m sleeping.”
  • “You are more beautiful than any Christmas ornament and brighter than any star. Having you in my life makes every day a holiday.”
  • “I love Christmas a lot, but not as much as you. I can’t imagine spending the holidays without you. You are such an important part of my life.”
  • “There is no present under the tree that’s better than waking up and seeing you next to me.”

Messages for your Boyfriend or Girlfriend

  • “Being with you has given me something to celebrate every day.”
  • “You really jingle my bells all the way.”
  • “Time spent with you is always like walking through a magical winter wonderland minus the frostbite.”
  • “You’re like a human strand of Christmas lights. Your personality glimmers and shines. Thank you for being so positive! I need you around me.”

Whether you are looking for Christmas gifts for couples in your life, or something special for your loved one, these couples Christmas gift ideas are sure to be a hit. 

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