Wedding Anniversaries: Traditional & Modern Gift Ideas, From the 1st Anniversary through 60th

Ringing in another year of wedded bliss is definitely something to celebrate. As you reflect on another milestone you and your spouse made as a couple, it’s fun to keep the tradition alive with the common traditional and modern anniversary gift themes. 

15th Anniversary

Traditional: Crystal
Crystal is beautiful and sparkly, just like your marriage! It also makes for a thoughtful gift, perfect for commemorating 15 years of marriage.

  • A personalized crystal ornament will be a lovely reminder year after year on your Christmas tree.
  • Add some elegance to your desk with a crystal paperweight
  • Toast to 15 years together with crystal champagne flutes.
  • A crystal vase is a keepsake items, and a great reminder to be filled regularly with fresh flowers (hint, hint!)
  • Whether you’re entertaining guests or adding to your crystal collection, a crystal punchbowl is a must. 

crystal vase
Photo courtesy of Crystal Classics

Modern: Watches
Watches are timeless (not literally, of course) and an investment piece that’s as functional as it is stylish.

  • A woman’s rose gold fashion watch is beautiful and on-trend.
  • For a true luxury item, give her a dainty women's diamond watch.
  • A fitness smartwatch is a smarter, tech-savvy option.
  • For the athlete in your life, give a nice men’s sport watch that’s waterproof and durable.
  • A leather wrap-around watch is a bolder take on the traditional metal chain watch.

apple watch
Photo courtesy of Apple

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