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Luxurious Anniversary Gifts by Year

🌟 Luxurious Anniversary Gifts by Year for the People You Love 💍 Discover thoughtful and luxurious anniversary gifts 💏 From paper to diamonds, find the perfect gift for each milestone 🌹

Luxurious Anniversary Gifts by Year for the People You Love - a Perfect Guide to Anniversary Gifts


An anniversary is a big deal and you need to find the perfect way to show your love and appreciation to your partner with luxury anniversary gifts. Celebrating wedding anniversaries with the best anniversary gifts can make your special day even more memorable.

This guide will help you pick out a thoughtful anniversary gift, considering both traditional and modern gift themes. Whether you’re looking for a unique anniversary gift or want to follow the conventional route, we’ve got you covered.

From paper to diamonds, discover the best options for each milestone with anniversary gifts by year and find the perfect anniversary gift to make your celebration unforgettable. Have you ever wondered what each anniversary gift year is? Well, don’t worry we have you covered…

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First Anniversary Gift Ideas: Paper

For your first anniversary date, a range of paper gifts can be thoughtful and fun, commemorating the special occasion of your wedding day. Our custom-designed greeting cards which can be love letters with handwritten messages allow you to express yourself intimately and personally. Celebrate your first wedding anniversary with Fabulous Flowers.

Or if you want to go all out, our romantic getaways come with airline tickets to amazing destinations, making memories for you and your partner.

Paper may seem like a boring gift but it offers many creative options. From a heartfelt handwritten poem to luxurious airline tickets for a romantic getaway, every occasion of the first anniversary can be celebrated with a paper gift.

Second Anniversary Gift Ideas: Cotton

Our second-anniversary cotton gift range includes personalised gifts such as clothing, fashion jewellery and home décor and accessories like embroidered bathrobes, monogrammed pillowcases or customised aprons. Each item can be tailored to your partner’s preferences so they feel extra special, making it the perfect anniversary present.

Cotton gifts like clothing or home items are practical and comfortable. By personalising a cotton item you can create a one of a kind gift that’s all about your relationship. Now you can customise just about anything!

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Third Anniversary Gift Ideas: Leather

Our leather gift range for your third anniversary includes wallets, purses and even vegan leather accessories like engraved bracelets, custom made briefcases and embossed keychains.

These high quality items are functional and stylish so your partner will treasure the gift for years to come.

Leather gifts like wallets and purses are stylish and functional. Why not gift your partner a personalised leather bracelet or briefcase for that extra touch. The options are endless!

Fourth Anniversary Gift: Linen

There are many fabric stores in Cape Town. To celebrate your fourth anniversary, look at buying beautiful luxury linen items that are both comfortable and stylish. Table linen collections include lovely tablecloths, runners and napkins that will elevate your dining experience.

Vacation linen shirts (or Guayaberas) are a stylish and comfortable addition to your wardrobe.

Linen gifts like table linens are perfect for the fourth-anniversary gift. These items are comfortable and stylish so a lovely gift for the golden year with your partner.

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Fifth Anniversary Gift Ideas: Wood

Wooden anniversary gifts range from beautiful gift baskets with gorgeous flowers to stylish furniture pieces. With so many options to choose from you will find something to suit your partner’s taste and preferences.

Our wooden vase gift range for the fifth anniversary includes a variety of items to suit different tastes and preferences. From elegant, gift box and baskets like the Country Basket, Summer Delight, Dusty Pink Rose Box, Succulent Surprise, Buttercup Brilliance, Bloom Blush, Red Rose Box for same day delivery and our gift boxes and baskets filled with gourmet treats and snacks, we have the perfect gift for this special occasion.

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Sixth Anniversary Gift: Iron

Iron anniversary gifts like candleholders and picture frames are beautiful home decor items that will remind your partner of your strong bond every time they see them.

Iron gifts for your fifteen years of marriage and sixth anniversary include decorative candleholders and intricate picture frames that are beautiful home decor items that will add to your living space and remind you of the strong bond you share with your partner.

Buy a unique wedding anniversary gift for the person you love. Let us know if you have an iron container where we can arrange fresh flowers. We’d love to make your special date night or your wedding anniversary unforgettable with gift ideas that are a more traditional and modern themes of approach or alternative to what you’ve given before.

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Seventh Anniversary Gift: Copper or Wool

Copper anniversary gifts or wool couples gift is the traditional gift for this occasion according to whom you ask. Copper gifts like vases, coffee mugs, and bowls are beautiful gifts, and wool gifts like sweaters and scarves are warm and cozy.

Whether you choose copper or wool for your seventh anniversary, we have options in Cape Town to suit your needs. Enjoy a copper collection with elegant vases and artistic bowls, or wool gifts with cosy sweaters and luxurious scarves. Each gift option can be customised to your partner’s taste so a thoughtful and memorable gift.

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Eighth Anniversary Gift: Bronze

Traditional bronze anniversary gifts for the eighth anniversary often include items like candleholders, vases, or trinkets that can be keepsakes for your partner. Have an item bronzed to create a special and meaningful gift that will last forever.

Bronze gift options for your eighth anniversary include decorative candleholders, beautiful vases, fashion jewelry, and unique trinkets that can be bronzed to create a one of a kind keepsake. These beautiful gifts will remind you of your forever love and commitment.

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Ninth Anniversary Gift

Pottery anniversary gifts like sculptures, vases, and bowls are beautiful and practical. They make perfect anniversary gifts, especially for the ninth year of marriage. A great idea for the ninth anniversary is to attend a pottery class together, a fun and memorable experience to treasure.

Time is of the essence on special occasions like wedding anniversaries, and Mother’s Day and relying on same day delivery means your thoughtful gift or gesture arrives on time. Like a beautiful bouquet, a classic anniversary gift says I love you. With same day delivery you can surprise your partner or mother with a stunning floral arrangement even when life gets busy and planning ahead is a challenge. This convenient service is a great way to show you care by having the perfect gift delivered to your door, making any occasion special and meaningful.

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Tenth Anniversary: Tin or Aluminum

Tin anniversary gifts like jewellery boxes or gift containers filled with goodies can be unique and lovely gifts. Use gift basket containers made of tin or aluminum to add a special touch to your next few gift giving.

Eleventh to Twentieth Anniversaries

From eleventh to fifteenth year to twentieth anniversary, different materials symbolise each year of marriage. These include steel, silk, lace, ivory and crystal. Steel gifts like stainless steel watches or pendants are perfect for eleventh anniversary. Silk gifts like pyjamas or sheets can be a luxurious gift for twelfth. Lace gifts like table linens and nightgowns are an ideal gift for thirteenth anniversary, ivory gifts like brooches or sculptures for fourteenth and crystal gifts like Swarovski pendant, watch or a personalised champagne flute for fifteenth anniversary. Crystal anniversary gifts are a timeless choice for celebrating the fifteenth year.

Twenty-fifth to Fiftieth Anniversaries

Each milestone is marked by a precious material from twenty-fifth anniversary to fiftieth anniversary, with silver anniversary gifts being ideal for the twenty-fifth. Silver jewellery or jewellery boxes are great for twenty-fifth (silver) anniversary, china tableware for twentieth happy anniversary. Pearls for thirtieth anniversary can be celebrated with a beautiful necklace or ring. Coral or jade gifts like vases, sculptures or jewellery are perfect for thirty-fifth anniversary and ruby jewellery for fortieth anniversary.

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Fifty-fifth to Eightieth Anniversaries

Each year, father’s day is represented by a precious gemstone or material for fifty-fifth to eightieth anniversary, with emerald anniversary gifts being ideal for the fifty-fifth anniversary. Emerald jewellery is a great gift for fifty-fifth anniversary, diamond for sixtieth. Blue sapphire gifts are perfect for sixty-fifth anniversary, platinum gifts like music boxes, coffee mugs, figurines or jewellery for seventieth. And oak gifts like handmade furniture or wall shelves symbolise a marriage that has stood the test of time for eighty-eight years.

Traditional and Modern Gifts

Milestones and anniversaries are a great opportunity to give unique and thoughtful modern anniversary gifts to your partner. Let Fabulous Flowers help you make memories that last with our range of anniversary gifts and bespoke flower arrangements. We have so many options for each year of marriage, you will find the perfect gift for your special day. Get your partner a stunning gift by pairing a gift box with a flower bouquet from our anniversary collection. We deliver our gift boxes nationwide to Sandton, Pretoria, Durban and more.

Anniversary Flowers for Her: Make Her Day

An anniversary is a big deal and finding the perfect romantic anniversary gifts to express your love and appreciation to your partner is crucial. One of the most romantic gestures is to give her a special gift of a beautiful bouquet of anniversary flowers. This guide will take you through choosing the perfect anniversary flowers, creating a special arrangement and how to keep your flowers fresh.

Choosing Anniversary Flowers for Her

When choosing anniversary flowers for her, consider these factors: traditional flower symbolism, traditional anniversary flowers, her personal preferences and flowers that say thank you eternal love you for being in my life. Bouquets such as Distinctly Dreamy, Elegant White Bouquet and Chic Bouquet.

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Flower Symbolism

Flowers have different meanings, that’s why they are suitable for different occasions. Here are some popular flowers and their meanings:

Roses: love, passion, romance

Lilies: purity, devotion, humility

Orchids: beauty, strength, luxury

Tulips: love, happiness, warmth

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Traditional Anniversary Flowers

Each anniversary year has its own flower that symbolises the many years of marriage. Here is a list of traditional flowers for each anniversary year and of marriage milestones:

1st Anniversary: Carnations

5th Anniversary: Daisies

10th Anniversary: Daffodils

15th Anniversary: Roses

20th Anniversary: Asters

25th Anniversary: Irises

30th Anniversary: Lilies

40th Anniversary: Gladiolus

50th Anniversary: Yellow Roses and Violets

Creating a Special Arrangement

A special anniversary bouquet goes beyond the traditional color of customary flowers and traditional colours of flowers. Add a personal touch to your floral gift by adding personal elements and complementary items.

Adding Personal Touches

  • Her favourite flowers: Show her how well you know her by including her favourite blooms.
  • Meaningful colours: Choose colours that have significance or represent your relationship.
  • A love note: Attach a handwritten message.

Complementary Items

  • Vases: Present the flowers in a beautiful vase she can keep and reuse.
  • Chocolates and wine: Pair the flowers with her favourite chocolates and wine for a treat.
  • Spa vouchers: Include a spa voucher to pamper her on your special day.

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Caring for Your Anniversary Flowers

To keep your anniversary flowers fresh and beautiful for as long as possible follow these simple care tips:

Trim the stems: When you receive the bouquet cut about an inch off the bottom of each stem at a 45-degree angle. This helps the flowers absorb water better.

Remove lower leaves: Strip any leaves that are below the water line as they can cause bacterial growth and reduce the life of the flowers.

Use fresh water and flower food: Fill a clean vase with fresh water and add the provided flower food. Change the water and trim the stems every 2-3 days.

Keep flowers away from heat and drafts: Place the bouquet in a cool spot away from direct sunlight, heat sources and drafts to prevent wilting.

Monitor humidity: Flowers love humidity. Place a bowl of water near the bouquet or mist the flowers occasionally to maintain humidity.

A beautiful anniversary bouquet is a way to say I love you and celebrate your ten years of marriage together. You can make your partner feel special on your anniversary by choosing the right flowers, creating a special arrangement and caring for the blooms. Remember the thought and effort you put into your gift will make her day special.

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What is a good 1st anniversary gift?

A creative paper gift with personal message like a handwritten poem or airline tickets for a romantic getaway is a great 1st anniversary gift.

What are the traditional materials for 20th to 50th anniversary gifts?

Traditional materials for these anniversaries are china, pearl, coral, jade and ruby.

How do I personalise anniversary gifts?

Customising clothing, jewellery or home decor with engravings, monograms or unique designs adds a personal touch.

Are there any experience anniversary gifts for couples?

Attending a pottery class together for your 9th anniversary gift suggestions or planning a romantic getaway is an experience gift.

Where can I find bespoke anniversary gifts in Cape Town?

Fabulous Flowers, a boutique florist in Cape Town, offers a wide range of unique, luxury and bespoke anniversary gifts including flower bouquets, arrangements, plants and personalised gifts to celebrate your special occasions.

How to care for anniversary flowers?

Trim, remove lower leaves, use fresh water and flower food, keep away from heat and drafts, monitor humidity.