Anniversary Gifts by Year

Year Traditional U.S. Traditional U.K. Modern Flowers
1st Paper Cotton Clocks Carnation
2nd Cotton Paper China Lily of the Valley
3rd Leather Leather Crystal, Glass Sunflower
4th Linen, Silk Fruit, Flower Appliances Hydrangea
5th Wood Wood Silverware Daisy
6th Iron Sugar Wood Objects Calla
7th Wool, Copper Woollen Desk Sets, Pen Sets Freesia
8th Bronze Salt Linen, Lace Lilac
9th Pottery, China Copper Leather Goods Bird of Paradise
10th Tin, Aluminum Tin Diamond Jewelry Daffodil
11th Steel Steel Fashion Jewelry Tulip
12th Silk Silk, Fine Linen Pearls, Colored Jems Peony
13th Lace Lace Textiles, Fur Chrysanthemum
14th Ivory Ivory Gold Jewelry Dahlia
15th Crystal Crystal Watches Rose
16th Tourmaline Silver Holloware
17th Furniture Furniture
18th Turquoise Porcelain
19th Aquamarine Bronze
20th China China Platinum Aster
25th Silver Silver Sterling Silver Iris
30th Pearl Pearl Diamond Lily
35th Coral, Jade Coral Jade
40th Ruby Ruby Ruby Gladiolus
45th Sapphire Sapphire Sapphire
50th Gold Gold Gold Yellow Roses & Violets
55th Emerald Emerald Emerald
60th Diamond Diamond Diamond

List of Anniversary Gifts by Year

1st Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.S. - Paper)

Paper anniversary gifts make up traditional one year anniversary gifts in the U.S., and there are plenty of great gift ideas that would be great for your spouse or for a young couple just starting out.

1st Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Clocks)

Modern 1st wedding anniversary gifts are clocks, and here you will find a nice list of clock related anniversary gift ideas.

3rd Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.S. & U.K. - Leather)

Traditional 3-year anniversary gifts, both in the US and the UK, are leather. Here are some great leather anniversary gifts that are both creative and unique.

3rd Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Crystal, Glass)

Modern 3rd anniversary gifts are made from crystal or glass, and there are plenty of creative gift ideas that fit with this theme that are sure to impress.

4th Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.S. - Linen, Silk)

Linen or silk traditional 4th wedding anniversary gifts can range from fun and romantic gifts for the bedroom to practical and useful gifts for the home. Here is a list of fun fourth anniversary gift ideas to help spark some ideas.

4th Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.K. - Fruit, Flower)

The traditional U.K. theme for the 4th wedding anniversary gift is fruit and flowers. Here is a great list of fruit and flower gift ideas to help you find that perfect 4-year anniversary gift.

5th Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.S. & U.K. - Wood)

Traditional 5-year anniversary gifts, both in the US and the UK, are wood. Here are some great wood anniversary gifts that are creative and unique.

6th Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Wood)

Modern 6th year wedding anniversary gifts are wood objects. Here is a great selection of modern wooden objects that your wife or husband will love as an anniversary gift.

7th Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Desk Sets, Pen Sets)

Modern 7th wedding anniversary gifts are desk or pen sets. There are so many great 7th anniversary gift ideas to fit your husband or wife's personal style, from executive professional to trendy and modern.

8th Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.S. - Bronze)

Traditional bronze wedding anniversary gifts can be decorative pieces for the home or outside garden. Browse these gift ideas to find the perfect 8th anniversary gift for your husband or wife.

10th Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional (U.S. & U.K. - Tin, Aluminum)

A great collection of tin and aluminum traditional 10-year wedding anniversary gift ideas for your husband, wife, or special couple.

10th Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Diamond Jewelry)

The modern 10 year anniversary gift is diamond jewelry. Here is a great list of diamond anniversary gifts that will be sure to brighten her day and also some beautiful watches that any man would love to receive.

19th Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Bronze)

Modern bronze 19th wedding anniversary gifts can be beautiful bronze items for the home or even cool outdoor decor. Here are some creative bronze anniversary gifts that your husband or wife will love.

20th Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Platinum)

The modern 20th anniversary gift theme is platinum. Platinum anniversary gifts can range from a beautiful piece of jewelry to a platinum executive fountain pen. Here is a great list of 20th wedding anniversary gift ideas that your spouse would love!

25th Year Anniversary Gifts, Modern (Sterling Silver)

Sterling Silver modern 25th wedding anniversary gifts can range from practical accessories to gorgeous sterling silver jewelry. Here are some great 25th wedding anniversary gift ideas that your husband or your wife would love to receive.

40th Year Anniversary Gifts, Traditional & Modern (Ruby)

Some 40th wedding anniversary gift ideas for your wife can include a beautiful solitaire necklace or simple stud earrings. Here are some great ruby anniversary gifts for you to consider for your spouse.

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