Anniversary Gifts by YearA wedding anniversary is a wonderful occasion for celebrating a couples love and commitment to each other.

The irony is that although you probably know your spouse better than anyone, coming up with an anniversary gift to mark the occasion can be tricky.

The list of Wedding Anniversary Gifts by Year can be a great source of inspiration. We’ve included both the Traditional and Modern anniversary gift guides below so if one suggestion doesn’t grab your fancy, you have the other as backup!

 

Anniversary Year

Traditional

Modern

1 Year Anniversary:

Paper

Clock

2nd Anniversary:

Cotton

China or Garnet

3rd Anniversary:

Leather

Crystal

4th Anniversary:

Flowers or Fruit

Appliances

5th Anniversary:

Wood

Silverware

6th Anniversary:

Iron or Sweets

Wood

7th Anniversary:

Copper or Wool

Desk Set

8th Anniversary:

Bronze or Pottery

Lace or Linen

9th Anniversary:

Pottery

Leather

10 Year Anniversary:

Aluminium or Tin

Diamonds

11th Anniversary:

Steel

Fashion Jewellery

12th Anniversary:

Silk or Linen

Pearls

13th Anniversary:

Lace

Fur or Textiles

14th Anniversary:

Ivory or Agate

Gold Jewellery

15th Anniversary:

Crystal

Watches

16th Anniversary:

Silver Hollowware

Silver

17th Anniversary:

Furniture

Furniture

18th Anniversary:

Porcelain

Porcelain

19th Anniversary:

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Bronze or Garnet

20 Year Anniversary:

China

Platinum

25th Anniversary:

Silver

Silver

30 Year Anniversary:

Pearls

Diamonds

35th Anniversary:

Coral

Jade

40 Year Anniversary:

Ruby

Ruby

45th Anniversary:

Sapphire

Sapphire

50 Year Anniversary:

Gold

Gold

55th Anniversary:

Emerald

Emerald

60 Year Anniversary:

Diamonds

Diamonds