25 Couple Ornaments to Consider Adding to Your Tree This Year

Deck the halls with these meaningful, beautiful baubles.
Couple decorating Christmas Tree
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Wendy Rose Gould
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  • Wendy Rose Gould is a freelance reporter based in Phoenix, Arizona.
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  • Wendy has a degree in editorial journalism and a second degree in philosophy.
Updated Nov 29, 2023
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The holidays make for prime memory making opportunities with your sweetheart—and one of the best ways to capture and celebrate your romance is with couple ornaments you can hang up on a twinkling tree together. Maybe you're newly dating and want a cute couple's first Christmas ornament; or perhaps you're newlyweds, moved in together this year or have recently become engaged. Whatever this year may mark, a special couples ornament serves as the perfect memento.

Below, we've rounded up our favorite baubles ranging from the kitschy and cute to the elegant. Choose from "Just Married" ornaments, engagement Christmas ornaments, first year together ornaments and more.

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Our Favorite Couples Ornaments

These couple Christmas ornaments commemorate your romantic bliss without any specific theme. They're great for those who are casually dating, duos that've been together for ages and everyone in between.

Turtle Dove Love Birds Ornament

silver turtle doc ornament
Photo: Neiman Marcus

Turtle doves are very on theme for Christmas (cue that favorite song), and the fact that they come in a duo makes for the perfect love-y holiday ornament. This one is plated in silver and features a gold-plated heart, too.

Customizable Dated Picture Frame

enameled picture frame ornaments
Photo: Pottery Barn

Think back to some of your favorite memories together over the last year, and then pick one of them to showcase in this customizable picture frame ornament. Along with white, it also comes in red and flannel—and you can change the frame shape to be round or a heart. (Note that you'll need to add the printed picture yourself.)

Personalized Kitschy Kissing Reindeer Ornament

Personalized Kitschy Kissing Reindeer Ornament
Photo: Miles Kimball

Smooching reindeer under a sprig of mistletoe make for a particularly adorable Christmas ornament for couples. This cartoon-esque design has all the details covered, too, like a black bowtie and a little foot pop moment.

Us and Our Pup Ornament

Personalized Christmas Ornament with dog
Photo: Etsy

Get your pooch in on the Christmas couple's ornament action with this personalizable pick from Etsy. You can customize each person to look like you and your partner, along with what your dog looks like. So cute!

"Our Song" Christmas Ornament

Personalized song ornament
Photo: Etsy

If you and bae have a song, this is the perfect couple's ornament to showcase it. It's made from acrylic and features a picture of you both along with the song you pick.

"Couples First Christmas" Ornaments

Is this your first holiday season spent canoodling with your special someone? These "first Christmas together" ornaments make for the perfect gift.

Glittery Snowflake Picture Frame

Personalized Glittery Snowflake Picture Frame
Photo: Amazon

This cute, blue and white snowflake ornament catches the light with sparkly details and gems. Plus, it has a little slot for you to add a sweet picture of you two together.

Glass Heart Ornament with Inscription

Our first Christmas Glass heart ornament
Photo: Etsy

Consider yourself a minimalist? This crystal-clear glass heart ornament—which says"Our First Christmas Together"—keeps things simple and sweet. It features a gilded heart garland, your names, and the year.

Silver-Toned Couple's Ornament

Silver-toned couple's ornament
Photo: Miles Kimball

The two hearts smooshed together in this shiny silvery ornament represent your love. Have it engraved with your names for an extra-special touch.

Vintage-Inspired Couple's "First Christmas" Ornament

Vintage-Inspired Couple's "First Christmas" Ornament
Photo: Old World Christmas

Leave it to Old World Christmas to design the cutest vintage-inspired glass ornament. This one features traditional red, green and gold colors and reads, "First Christmas."

Swiped Right Ornament

swiped right christmas ornament
Photo: Etsy

If you and your cutie met on a dating app, this is the perfect couple's ornament to hand them this season. It's a white ceramic disc that reads, "The Year We Swiped Right," along with your names in cursive and the year.

"Our First Home" Christmas Ornaments

Whether you made a down payment on a house or decided to rent a place together, making the decision to move in with each other is momentous! Celebrate the occasion with an "our first home" ornament.

Red Door and Wreath Ornament

Red Door and Wreath Ornament
Photo: Target

Target's Wondershop has so many cute ornaments, including this home-sweet-home-inspired bauble featuring a red door and wreath. The inscribed year will help you mark and remember the first Christmas spent living together.

Traditional Round Ornament With Mailbox

Traditional Round Ornament With Mailbox
Photo: Gloryhaus

A traditional round ornament will fit in on any holiday tree. This one celebrates your cohabitation milestone with a colorful mailbox on one side and "Our First Home" written in playful cursive on the other.

By-the-Fireplace "Our First Home" Ornament

By-the-Fireplace "Our First Home" Ornament
Photo: Spode

How sweet is this retro-esque, by-the-fireplace ornament? A banner draped across the mini mantel reads "Our First Home," and it features two red stockings, a gilded fire and a sweet wreath and candles.

Waterford Crystal Home Sweet Home Ornament

Waterford Crystal Home Sweet Home Ornament
Williams-Sonoma

If you're considering a splurge—or perhaps buying something special for a beloved couple in your life—you can't miss with this gorgeous, Waterford crystal ornament.

It sparkles beautifully and reads, "Home Sweet Home."

Custom House and Key Gold-Mirror Ornament

Custom House and Key Gold-Mirror Ornament
Photo: Etsy

This customizable ornament features both a tiny key and a house inscribed with the couple's names, their address,and the phrase. "First Christmas in Our New Home." Also choose from other colorful mirrors, wood, frosted glass and clear glass.

Engaged Couple Christmas Ornaments

With the question officially popped and all that wedding planning commencing, it only makes sense to hang an ornament from your tree that celebrates such a joyous milestone. These cute ornaments all fit the bill.

Simple Acrylic Ornament with Customization

Acrylic Engaged Ornament with Customization
Photo: Amazon

Keep things simple and sophisticated with this acrylic ornament featuring white printing. It's got a sweet leaf halo around the edge and reads, "Engaged" in cursive with the couple's names, the year and two hearts.

Fancy Engagement Ring Box Ornament

Fancy Engagement Ring Box Ornament
Photo: Lenox

Leave it to Lenox to come up with the sweetest engagement ornament. This one has a powder blue jewelry box with a ring inside. The top of the lid reads, "Better Together 2023," while the bottom says, "Forever."

She Said Yes Holiday Ornament

She Said Yes Holiday Ornament
Photo: Etsy

Never forget the day of the special proposal with this heart-shaped ornament. Outlined in red, it marks the date you two became engaged.

Customizable Acrylic Diamond Ring Ornament

Customizable Acrylic Diamond Ring Ornament
Photo: Etsy

Mark your first Christmas as an engaged couple with this acrylic ornament shaped like a solitaire diamond ring. You can customize it to say your names and the year.

Sparkly Diamond Ring Ornament

Sparkly Diamond Ring Ornament
Photo: Lenox

For a dazzling display of your love, opt for this super sparkly diamond ring ornament from Lenox. It's made from glass and silver, and hangs from a bright red ribbon.

Newlywed Christmas Ornaments

So you've officially tied the knot, huh? (Or maybe you know a couple that just got hitched.) Commemorate your first christmas as married folks with these newlywed holiday ornaments.

Merry + Married Minimalist Ornament

Merry + Married Minimalist Ornament
Photo: Zazzle

Take a snapshot from the wedding day and pop it into this minimalist holiday ornament with a cool typewriter font. You can also customize it with your initials and year.

Vintage "Just Married" Car

Vintage "Just Married" Car
Photo: Lenox

This vintage mint green car—complete with floral decorations and ribbons—makes for the sweetest Christmas gift. Customize it with the couple's names and the year.

Wedding Cake Christmas Ornament

Wedding Cake Christmas Ornament
Photo: Target

We love an affordable find (especially one that dazzles), and that's precisely what you'll get with this shimmery wedding cake ornament. The middle layer reads, "Just Married," and it's accented with light-catching silver.

"Our First Married Christmas" Ornament with Snowmen

"Our First Married Christmas" Ornament with Snowmen
Photo: Calliope Designs

Deck your tree with this super cute snowmen ornament you can customize with your names and the year you were married. The cute details—like candy canes, wreaths and a top hat—really make this one a winner. At the bottom, it reads, "Our First Married Christmas."

Silver Glass "Just Married" Car Ornament

Silver Glass "Just Married" Car Ornament
Photo: West Elm

If you like the "Just Married" car theme but don't want to spend a lot, opt for this budget-friendly holiday ornament for newlyweds. It's silver-painted glass and has a sign that says, "Just Married" at the front of the car.

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