5th Anniversary Gifts

The best 5th anniversary gifts are a reflection of the strength and foundation the couple have now built to secure a lifelong bond.

Many great inspirations for these types of gifts come from the symbolic wedding anniversary gifts by year, especially the traditional anniversary gift of wood.

Whether you are looking for your partner or family or friends, looking to the following symbolic 5th anniversary gifts is a meaningful way to communicate your love and congratulations!

Symbolic 5th Anniversary Gifts


Most of the following descriptions are about gifts for a husband or wife, but all of these ideas are also great 5th anniversary gifts for a couple as well!

Be sure to read to the end of the page to get inspired by not only the traditional & modern symbols, but by the anniversary flowers and stones too!

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5th Anniversary Gifts

* Bonsai Tree
A Bonsai plant is a beautiful gift that conveys a peaceful and everlasting message.

* Boat Gift or Adventure
If buying an actual boat or canoe is out of your budget, how about surprising your spouse with a romantic cruise, renting a boat for a weekend, or a sunset sailboat adventure.

* Bookends or Shelving
Bookends or wooden shelving are sweet and simple gift ideas for the book lover or art collector.

* Chiminea
A chiminea outdoor firepit is a unique and endearing gift that will bring a promise of warm snuggles on cool nights out by the soft glow of the fire.

* Fireplace Kindling
Buy some firewood, a fine bottle of wine, and a soft blanket. Present it as a romantic night of romance and rekindling your flame of love.

* Fragrance
If your spouse likes woody scents, a perfume or cologne would be a lovely present.

* Jewelry Box
A wooden jewelry box with a love note or new piece of jewelry inside is a fantastic surprise!

* Kitchenware
Wooden spoons, a wooden salad set, or even knew kitchen cabinets are a great gift for the spouse who loves to cook!

* Log Cabin Getaway
Surprise your love with a romantic getaway in a private log cabin!

* Patio Furniture
Wicker or wooden patio furniture, a hammock, or even a new patio are great gifts for the spouse who loves to spend time outdoors!

* Picture Frame
A wooden frame with a favorite picture of the two of you is a meaningful and inexpensive gift.

* Retro Record Player
A unique and creative gift idea for the music lover. Throw in some classic vinyl records of some of their favorite music.

* Scented Candle
A pine scented candle or another woody fragrance are both inexpensive yet thoughtful ideas for 5th anniversary gifts.

* Sports & Recreation Gear
A wealth of ideas exists in the sports and recreation department for 5th anniversary gift ideas. From golf clubs & baseball bats…to skis, snowboards, & surfboards…you will find the perfect gift for your active spouse!

* Tree
Buy a cute new tree that will bear fruit or beautiful flowers… bringing delight to your spouse!

* Tree Art
A beautiful painting, photograph, poster, or art print of a tree or wooden object would be a lovely piece of wall art.

* Wood Clock
A beautiful wooden grandfather clock or a simple desk clock made of wood are both nice options for gifts.

* Wood Furniture
Everything from a wood desk to a rocking chair would be a perfect gift for this special anniversary.

* Wood Games
A fun and bonding gift would be a game made of wood…the ideas are limitless…chess, croquet, a billiards table, a ping pong table, backgammon, jigsaw puzzles, etc.

* Wood Jewelry
You can find some lovely jewelry made of wood or incorporating wood beads or art.

* Wooden Memory Box
Find a beautiful wooden box and fill it with pictures, momentos, keepsakes, and sentimental items you've collected from all your favorite memories and take your spouse on a trip down memory lane.

* Wooden Name Plate
A professional and personalized wooden name plate would be a fantastic gift for your spouse's office.

* Wooden Paper Weight
A beautiful wooden paper weight would be a lovely gift to remind your spouse of your love throughout the day.

* Wood Art
A wooden sculpture, carving, or unique painting on a wood piece would be a creative and heartwarming present.

* Wooden Wine Rack
A well-crafted wooden wine rack is the perfect gift for the wine collector or wine connoisseur!

5th Anniversary Gifts

* Candle Snuffer
Present a silver candle snuffer as a package gift with candles and a romantic candlelit dinner for two.

* Silver Coffee & Tea Pots
A beautiful coffee or tea pot set made of silver is a nice gesture you can pair with your spouse's favorite coffee flavor or tea.

* Silver Coin
Find a unique antique silver coin or choose a silver dollar coin from the year of your wedding, first date, or spouse's birthdate.

* Silverware & Table Pieces
The obvious choice for modern 5th anniversary gift ideas. You can choose from a number of options… including forks, spoons, knives, cocktail forks, spreaders, salt & pepper shakers, dishes, pitchers, nut bowls, platters, and serving trays, etc.

* Wine Opener
Choose a fine bottle of wine, pair it with a a silver cork screw, and present it with a romantic evening or dinner.

5th Anniversary Gifts

* Daisy Flowers
Obviously, flowers are always a sweet and lovely gift.

* Daisy Art
Find a painting, photograph, or art print that incorporates beautiful daisy flowers. Or even better, paint one yourself!

* For an Extra Touch!
Add a card with the special meaning of the daisy flower, which is gentleness, loyal love, and cheer. Let your spouse know that you are grateful for their gentle touch and loving heart. You are filled with joy at sharing your life with them and giving them your loyal everlasting love. Every day gets better and better and your relationship fills your world with cheer.

5th Anniversary Gifts

* Sapphire Bracelet
A bracelet or anklet dripping with sapphire gems will make your spouse glitter and glow.

* Sapphire Cufflinks
A handsome gift for your handsome man.

* Sapphire Earrings
If you love nibbling on her ears, sapphire earrings are the perfect way to tell her.

* Sapphire Pins & Brooches
A sapphire pin or brooch is a lovely 5th anniversary gift. If you have one that can be passed on as a family heirloom, it will be even more meaningful.

* Sapphire Ring
You can never go wrong with a beautiful sapphire anniversary ring.

* Sapphire Watch
A pocket or wristwatch decorated with sapphires is a nice 5th year anniversary gift for the spouse who loves to wear beautiful watches.

…if you are on a budget, there is no reason you can't find anniversary gift ideas just as special as the occasion!

Check out these inexpensive romantic gifts and homemade anniversary gift ideas for a unique anniversary that will send a meaningful message without costing a lot of money!

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