One of the perks of being a celebrity is that the sky’s the limit when it comes to celebrating your wedding anniversary. So, whether they’ve been married for one year or 10 years, here’s our pick for the sweetest things celebrity couples have done to mark another milestone in their marriage journey:
1. George & Amal Clooney
George Clooney celebrated two years of wedded bliss with his beautiful wife Amal by cooking her a romantic dinner! The actor revealed the details of his sweet anniversary dinner to Entertainment Tonight. “We mostly drank,” he added. “I [made] dinner and we had a nice, a very romantic second anniversary. It was very civilised.”
2. Michelle & Barack Obama
Barack Obama celebrated his wedding anniversary with super adorable messages to his wife, Michelle, on social media. Over on Twitter, POTUS shared a snap of himself giving the first lady a peck on the cheek after the State of Union address in 2010, with the caption, “Side-by-side for 24 years. Here’s to many more. #happyanniversary.”
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) October 3, 2016
3. Prince William & Kate Middleton
Kate Middleton’s third anniversary present from Prince William was a perfect choice for the duchess to end all duchesses: a Ballon Bleu de Cartier watch with a sapphire embedded in it to match her engagement ring.
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4. Victoria & David Beckham
Victoria and David Beckham celebrated 17 years of marriage in a number of gushing Instagram posts, with flashback snaps to their many sweet moments as a loved-up couple. Their son got in on the action too by posting a snap of his mum and dad with the caption: “happy anniversary to the best mum and dad ever. love you x.”
5. Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban
To celebrate 10 years of wedded bliss together, Keith Urban threw it back to the first photo he ever took with the woman who would eventually become his wife, Nicole Kidman. “Our very first photo together,” the country singer captioned the too-cute pic on Instagram: “2005, minutes after being introduced to each other. HAPPY ANNIVERSARY BABY. LOOOOOOOOVE YOU!!!!!!!!!”
6. Kim Kardashian & Kanye West
Kim Kardashian celebrated her two-year anniversary with husband Kanye west in style. The couple jetted off to Italy, where they got married, and spent their time catching up with friends. The duo also got all decked out and hit the red carpet for Sofia Coppola’s La Traviata at the Teatro dell’Opera in Rome.
7. Jennifer Aniston & Justin Theroux
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux enjoyed a low-key celebration for their first anniversary. Justin flew to Los Angeles from Australia, where he has been working on the upcoming season of his TV series, The Leftovers, to ensure he would be with his wife on their special day. They relaxed at home, had dinner with friends and had a small anniversary celebration.
8. Emily Blunt & John Krasinski
Emily and John spent their extra special day by going for an afternoon movie screening when they hit their two-year marriage mark. The couple just welcomed their second child recently so getting away to spend some quality time together must have been a nice change of pace.
9. Chrissy Teigen & John Legend
This lovely couple spent their wedding anniversary at the ballet. John knew Chrissy was a fan of twirling dancers so flew her over to New York where the supermodel posted a pic of their night with the caption: “My secret love, the ballet, gifted to me by my not-so-secret love. There is never a show running when we are in town and I am always left with just my ballet dreams. You are perfect. I love you, my bear. Happy anniversary!!”
10. Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds celebrated their first year as husband and wife in southern USA where they said “I do.” The Hollywood pair acted like a down-to-earth couple while taking in the southern charm of Savannah, Georgia, shopping and meeting locals on their wedding anniversary.
11. Beyoncé & Jay-Z
Beyoncé and Jay-Z celebrated five years of wedded bliss in Cuba, with their moms in tow. They spent their actual anniversary day walking around the colonial Old Havana district with their bodyguards, whilst stopping to snap pictures with their fans.
(Read more: Why Beyoncé Keeps Mum About Her Marriage)