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Anniversary Gift Basket Ideas

Anniversary gift baskets containing wine, chocolate, roses, and candles are popular for couples of all ages. Coupons for a dinner for two tucked into the gift basket are a nice addition.

Other gift basket ideas appropriate for any wedding anniversary, from the first year to the 50th include:

  • A photo box used as a gift container with some nice photo frames and a bottle of wine
  • An ice bucket as the gift container with a couple of wine glasses, a bottle of wine and some gourmet goodies
  • A quaint wicker gift basket containing everything for a picnic for two
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Milestone Wedding Anniversaries:

A custom engraved plaque or plate are a favorite among anniversary gift ideas for milestone anniversaries such as 25th the 50th wedding anniversary.

The Silver Anniversary Gift Ideas:

The 25th wedding anniversary is the silver anniversary. Gift ideas for this anniversary include:

  • A silver plate engraved with the couple's names
  • A pair of silver goblets and a bottle of wine
  • Roses in a silver vase
  • A silver photo frame
  • Silver candle holders

Place the chosen items in a gift basket along with some gourmet treats for a beautiful presentation.

The Golden Anniversary Gift Ideas:

The 50th wedding anniversary is the golden anniversary. For gift ideas see the silver anniversary gift ideas listed above and replace silver with gold.

Refer to the following year-to-year guide of traditional and modern anniversary gift ideas. Of course, you don't have to stick to this list. Couples of all ages will appreciate a nice wine gift basket with some gourmet foods and chocolates included to celebrate their wedding anniversary.

Traditional and Modern Anniversary Gift Ideas:

First Year to Fifth Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts:
First - Paper, Clocks
Second - Cotton, China
Third - Leather, Crystal/Glass
Fourth - Fruit/Flower s, Appliances
Fifth - Wood, Silverware

Sixth to Tenth Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts:
Sixth - Candy/Iron, Wood
Seventh - Wool/Copper, Desk Sets
Eighth - Bronze/Pottery, Linens, Lace
Ninth - Pottery/Willow, Leather
Tenth - Tin/Aluminum, Diamond Jewelry

Eleventh to Fifteen Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts:
Eleventh - Steel, Fashion Jewelry
Twelfth - Silk/Linen, Pearls
Thirteenth - Lace, Textiles/Furs
Fourteenth - Ivory, Gold Jewelry
Fifteenth - Crystal, Watches

Twentieth to Sixtieth Wedding Anniversary Gifts:
Twentieth - China, Platinum
Twenty-Fifth - Silver, Silver
Thirtieth - Pearl, Diamond
Thirty-Fifth - Coral, Jade
Fortieth - Ruby
Forty-Fifth - Sapphire
Fiftieth - Gold
Fifty-fifth - Emerald
Sixtieth - Diamond

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