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5 Year Wedding Anniversary Gift

Celebrating five years of marriage is a huge milestone for any couple. Make it special and memorable by picking out the perfect 5-year wedding anniversary gift. The daunting task of finding the right present for your significant other is not an easy one given the endless amounts of options. From traditional 5 year wedding anniversary gifts to unconventional surprises, whatever you decide needs to be from the heart. Here are some 5-year wedding anniversary gift ideas to help inspire you.

  • 5-Year Wedding Anniversary Traditional Gifts: These are the symbolic 5 year wedding anniversary gifts couples exchange on the milestone date:
    • Standard: Wood
    • Modern: Silver
    • Flower: Daisies
    • Gemstone: Turquoise
  • 5-Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Her: Give your wife a gift she will be able to cherish forever. Traditionally, the gift for five years of marriage is supposed to be something made of wood and the modern gift is silverware. You don’t have to follow tradition though. Be equally as creative and get something that is symbolic between the two of you.
    • Wooden Jewelry Box: Engrave with your wedding date or her initials.
    • Wooden Photo Frame: Customize with your names or anniversary date.
    • Wooden Sculpture
    • Jewelry: The gem stone for five years is turquoise so include that stone on a special piece of jewerlry.
    • Flowers: The traditional, symbolic flower for five years of marriage is the daisy or give a bouquet of her favorite flowers.
    • Kitchen Appliances: Something she has wanted for a while, but does not have.
    • Silver Watch
    • Couples Spa Day
    • Romantic Weekend Getaway
  • 5-Year Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Him: Milestone anniversary gifts for him are always a challenge. Give your husband something that incorporates the traditional symbols of five years of marriage or something that you know he will use. Practical gifts are always the best because he will use them and think of you every time he does.
    • Wooden Cigar Box: Engraved with his initials or your wedding anniversary.
    • Wooden Music Box
    • Handcrafted Wooden Box: Engraved with his initials or your wedding anniversary date.
    • Silver Watch
    • Personalized Silver Cuff Links: With your anniversary date or his initials.
    • Personalized Leather Wallet: Embossed with his initials.
    • Knife Set
    • Season Sports Tickets
    • Golf Clubs

Most importantly, enjoy time together and arrange for a chance to spend time alone to reflect on your five successful years together.

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