Fifty years of marriage is an incredible milestone that deserves special recognition. Traditionally, the gift material and associated color for a 50th anniversary is gold—symbolizing strength, beauty, and longstanding love. Check out these thoughtful anniversary gifts to give the happy couple if you’re looking for the perfect gilded keepsake or a unique personalized item.
A marriage that’s lasted half a century certainly deserves a toast (or two)! Let the celebration begin by raising a glass with finely crafted gold champagne flutes. You can choose flutes that feature a variety of gilded accents or a personalized monogram in gold etching. Pair the glasses with a bottle of the couple’s favorite champagne if you really want to make the gift pop.
Framed Wedding Photo
It’s probably time for a more modern, sleek upgrade if the couple’s wedding photo has been in the same frame for the past fifty years. You can also take this gift idea to the next level by creating a photo book documenting special memories of the couple over the last half-century. Several companies offer either digital or physical photo books that you can customize with special backgrounds and captions to create a truly one-of-a-kind present.
Honor the adage of “time stands still when you’re in love” by gifting the couple a set of matching luxurious gold watches. A quality timepiece is always a thoughtful present, whether the watch is entirely gold or features a mix of metals. Plus, a watch is something you use every day, so it won’t sit around collecting dust. Many retailers offer engraving services, so you can add a sentimental touch such as the couple’s initials or wedding date.
Personalized Cutting Board
A personalized cutting board is both a useful and thoughtful anniversary gift idea if the couple loves to cook or host gatherings. You may also consider choosing a larger cutting board that doubles as a serving platter for even more functionality. They can pull out the board and think of you when they cook a nice meal together or host a party for family and friends.
Another timeless jewelry option steeped in tradition is a gold signet ring. Wearing a signet ring is a centuries-old custom that honors a family’s lineage. Many families have signet rings that they pass down from generation to generation. You can achieve instant family heirloom status by including an engraved monogram or meaningful symbol on the top of the ring.
Crystal Central offers beautiful, personalized 50th anniversary gifts that any married couple will treasure for years to come. Check out our unique selection to find a perfect present you’ll love.