Wondering what to buy your partner, parents, friends or family members for their upcoming silver wedding anniversary? Worried about whether to look for a traditional gift or something more modern? There are two commonly used lists of symbols relating to anniversary years, and both have silver as the symbol when it comes to celebrating 25 years of marriage. Of course you aren’t obliged to follow either list, and if this is what you decide to do then there is no limit to the kind of gift you can choose. If you’ve decided that a gift of something silver is the direction you’ll take, you are still spoilt for choice when it comes to 25th wedding anniversary gift ideas. To narrow the field down a little we’re here to offer some help.
Silver Wedding Anniversary Gifts Ideas
Silver-Dipped Natural Rose
- natural rose coated in pure silver
- presented in a navy-blue velvet & leather case
- with a certificate of authenticity
- express free delivery
Pink Rose Pendant
- created from pink miniature rose petals
- beautifully integrated 30 synthetic diamonds in leaf theme
- with certificate of authenticity
Matched Set in 24k Gold Leaf Theme
- includes a glazed natural rose, a pendant and earrings
- comes in a quality leather display case
- a lifetime warranty is included
Gold-Dipped Golf Ball & Tee Set
- a genuine golf ball and tee both dipped in pure 24k gold
- a perfect complement to any golfer's display cabinet, trophy shelf, or mantel piece
- ideal for mounting on a trophy
24 Karat Gold-Dipped Poker Cards
- playable deck of poker cards dipped in 24 karat gold.
- produced to tournament grade standards
- presented in an elegant high quality case
Silver Wedding Anniversary Gifts – Ideas for Her
The female of the species isn’t worried about a price tag. It’s the thought behind the gift that matters most. Let’s start with a few favourite fall back ideas such as silver jewellery, chocolates and flowers. All three will be welcome anniversary presents for a wife, mother, friend or family member. After all do you know a female who doesn’t like at least one, and quite often all three. Most women have quite a large jewellery collection and like nothing more than decking themselves out with beautiful jewellery for a night on the town. Take a look at the items you see them wearing the most, and let this act as a guide as to what style you should be looking for. Get the item personalised for that extra special touch. Chocolates are another big favourite for the female in your life, and your choices are extensive. White, plain, milk or flavoured chocolate is available in a wide variety of shapes and sizes, with special fillings and added ingredients to suit most tastes. When it comes to flowers, we think we’ve hit a winner with the gifts available from Eternity Rose.
Gift Ideas for a Silver Wedding Anniversary – Designed Just for Him
You might think this is going to be one of the hardest presents you’ve ever tried looking for, but there are countless gift you can buy for a man who is about to celebrate a 25th wedding anniversary. One great idea that we’ve come across while perusing the internet is the idea that you can give lots of tiny tokens of affection, as in 25 gifts for 25 years. This is probably a better idea if it’s your husband that you’re thinking of, and you might even consider turning the gift giving into a bit of a treasure hunt. Start his quest off with a number of really small items, such as a favourite chocolate bar, bottle of beer or movie. Work up to the best gift of all as the final prize in the hunt.
If you’re looking for silver wedding anniversary gift ideas for your dad, male friend or family member see if you can find something practical rather than frivolous. Men on the whole prefer gifts with a purpose or specific use.
Gift Ideas for Your Parents Silver Wedding Anniversary
There is one great gift idea when it comes to the 25th wedding anniversary of your parents. Send them off on a holiday of a lifetime, as a way of thanking them for all their hard work and dedication over theyears, and to allow them some peace and quiet and time to relax. There are loads of exotic destinations you can choose from but not everyone’s pockets can stretch to such a big expense. But don’t worry if you can only think about locations closer to home, as long as you choose somewhere you know they will both have a good time, or one that holds a special place in their hearts for sentimental reasons. It could be somewhere you always enjoyed going for family holidays, the place they spent their first honeymoon, or somewhere they’ve always wanted to go but never found the time.
Don’t be disappointed however, if your budget won’t stretch as far as a holiday because there are lots of other wedding anniversary gifts you can buy for your parents, that will be just as memorable.
Ideas for Silver Wedding Anniversary Presents for Couples and Friends
Being invited to a 25th wedding anniversary celebration should be viewed as an honour, but there’s always the worry over what to buy this special couple for a wedding anniversary gift. It really comes down to how well you know the happy couple, as this will help in a big way, when it comes to buying a suitable gift. If you’re not really sure about their likes and dislikes ask some of the other guests for some suitable ideas. So what kind of gift would suit a couple of friends who are about to celebrate 25 years of marriage?
- Personalised bottle of bubbly or wine – assuming of course they aren’t teetotal, in which case a personalised caddy of tea of coffee might be better received
- Personalised cheeseboard in the shape of a heart
- Personalised Mr and Mrs mug set
- Personalised candle holders
- Silver photo frame
- Silver goblets
- Archive newspapers from their wedding day
- Silver plated wine stopper
When it comes to celebrating a silver wedding anniversary, it’s definitely worth pulling out all the stops. With as many as 50% of marriages ending in divorce nowadays, staying together through thick and thin for 25 years is good cause for celebration. Whether it you who are celebrating or you’ve been asked to take part in the festivities of a couple of good friends, family members or possibly your parents, it’s worth spending some time and finding them the perfect gift. You don’t want to waste your money on something that will spend it’s life sat at the back of a cupboard. You want your gift to have pride of place in their home. We hope that by reading the pages on this website you’ll find yourself in a better position for giving the best present they have.