My husband and I celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary on Monday!
We love to celebrate with traditional anniversary gifts, because it’s fun to come up with creative ways to incorporate each year’s theme.
We are also working on getting out of debt, so it’s important for us to stay on budget and not go overboard on gift giving.
This post is packed full of anniversary fun!
- First, if you’re wondering what the traditional anniversary gifts by year are…I’ve got you covered!
- Next, a fun DIY budget friendly anniversary gift idea!
- Finally, I’ve rounded up an excellent list of gorgeous, handmade and budget friendly traditional anniversary gifts by year.
Keep reading or you’ll miss all the fun!
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If you don’t know what the traditional anniversary gifts by year are, here is a list for you to save or Pin on Pinterest for later!
What are the Gifts for Each Anniversary Year?
DIY Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea
This year I wanted to do a crafty little DIY project (budget friendly and fun!)
The traditional seventh year anniversary gift is copper, so naturally I decided to use pennies!
I made the printable graphic using a simple design software called Canva. (it’s free to use!)
Voila! A DIY Copper Seventh Anniversary gift for about $15…and 20 cents. 🙂
If DIY, just ain’t yo’ thang, I rounded up a quick list of the sweetest traditional anniversary gifts under $25.
Traditional Anniversary Gift Ideas Under $25
st Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- PAPER
This is the cutest!
nd Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- COTTON
We have a really sweet framed cotton wall hanging in our home from our 2nd anniversary.
rd Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- LEATHER
My husband got me some similar leather luggage tags for our 3rd anniversary.
Wine IS a fruit, no?
th Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- WOOD
Simple and so sweet.
th Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- IRON / CANDY
We chose candy (obvy) for our six year gift, but this iron jewelry dish is just too gorgeous not to share!
7th Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- WOOL / COPPER
I also love this copper wallet insert!
8th Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- BRONZE
Something hubby just might use and enjoy as much as you do!
9th Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- POTTERY
My grandfather made pottery, so I’m extra excited about the 9th year theme!
10th Year Traditional Anniversary Gift Idea- TIN / ALUMINUM
I love everything about this classy tie bar.
Do you and your hubby go traditional, or do you spice it up?! Let me know in the comments!