The Best Anniversary Gifts for Parents
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The Best Anniversary Gifts for Parents

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The Best Anniversary Gifts for Parents
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Celebrate and Commemorate

Whether your parents have been married for 10 years or 50, their union is something special that should be celebrated. But what do you get mom and dad to honor their anniversary? We perused some of our go-to online retailers to pinpoint anniversary gifts that are perfect for parents. There are sentimental options, charming novelty items, and plenty of quality time-oriented choices.


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Digital Portrait Painting
Etsy
NoteCube Gift
NoteCube

NoteCube

$69-$99 from NoteCube

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This is a wonderful personalized gift to make your parents feel appreciated and loved. The concept is straightforward: You tell NoteCube about the couple, and use the site's tools to edit and add notes (typically between 40-60 but NoteCube recommends at least 20). Finally, add some photos and choose a style of NoteCube. When everything is just how you want it, you finalize and pay for your order and it gets shipped. 


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Deluxe Gourmet Gift Basket
Harry & David

Deluxe Gourmet Gift Basket

$100 from Harry & David

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Who doesn’t love a gift basket full of goodies? This Harry & David deluxe gourmet gift basket includes salami, assorted cheeses, crackers, cake, dried fruit, spreads, almonds, cookies, and signature chocolate truffles. It’s the ultimate gift that covers all the bases, sweet and savory.


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Custom Etched Wine Bottle
Mano's Wine

Custom Etched Wine Bottle

$55 from Mano’s Wine

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Show your parents your thoughtful side by gifting them with a custom etched bottle of California Cabernet Sauvignon for their anniversary. Their names, wedding date, years married, and an optional message are all deep-etched and hand painted on the bottle.

Hap Tim Picnic Basket
Amazon

Hap Tim Picnic Basket

$48 and up from Amazon

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The has everything your parents will need to enjoy a romantic picnic together, including plates, silverware, a picnic blanket, and a spot for a cold bottle of something. Plus it comes in backpack form so it's easy to carry around.

Custom Couple T-Shirts
Etsy

Custom Couple T-Shirts

$14 and up from Etsy

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If you’re looking for a gift that’s on the cuter side, these customizable couple T-shirts should be on your radar. Not only can you personalize the shirts with the year your parents got married, you can choose between 10 different color options and a range of sizes.

Oster Rechargeable and Cordless Wine Opener with Chiller
Amazon

Oster Rechargeable and Cordless Wine Opener with Chiller

$40 from Amazon

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Do your parents enjoy drinking wine? This rechargeable, cordless wine opener doubles as a chiller. If a practical gift is what you’re after, look no further.

Custom 1,000-Piece Photo Puzzle
Etsy

Custom 1,000-Piece Photo Puzzle

$30 and up from Etsy

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Give your parents the gift of quality time with this 1,000 piece photo puzzle. Not only will they be able to spend time putting it together, they can also frame it once it’s finished — it’s the gift that keeps on giving.

The Anniversary Journal
Uncommon Goods

The Anniversary Journal

$85 from Uncommon Goods

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Help your parents embrace their sentimental sides with this anniversary journal. The pages allow them to record memories of their first to 60th anniversaries. Pages include prompts like how they celebrated, memorable moments, and favorite things. The journal also has room for photos.

Quinton Boxed Decanter Set with Personalized Glasses
Etsy

Quinton Boxed Decanter Set with Personalized Glasses

$200 from Etsy

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If your parents enjoy the occasional tipple, this is the ideal gift for them. The boxed decanter set includes engraved whiskey glasses. The seller doesn’t slouch when it comes to the packaging either — the set comes in a handmade walnut-stained maple gift box.

Sound Wave Wall Art
Canvas Vows

Sound Wave Wall Art

$229 and up from Canvas Vows

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This sound wave canvas isn’t just any piece of contemporary art. You can actually upload a sound clip of your parents’ wedding song and turn it into sound wave art. Sentimental and aesthetically pleasing.

Wedding Anniversary Coffee Mug
Etsy

Wedding Anniversary Coffee Mug

$13 and up from Etsy

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Do your parents like gifts that lean more toward the novelty side? This anniversary coffee mug is charming, simple, and it’s something they can actually use.

Personalized Anniversary Pushpin USA Map
Uncommon Goods

Personalized Anniversary Pushpin USA Map

$155 from Uncommon Goods

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If traveling the states is something your parents are interested in (or have already done a lot of), this personalized pushpin map is a great gift idea. In addition to being an attractive piece of wall decor, the map will encourage them to take more trips together.

Then-and-Now Picture Frame
Etsy

Then-and-Now Picture Frame

$35 from Etsy

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Gift your parents with the joy and nostalgia brought on by reminiscing. This picture frame includes a slot for a picture of when they first got together next to a picture of them now. It’s the perfect gift to take them on a trip down memory lane to reflect on their love story.

Anniversary Map Candle
Uncommon Goods

Anniversary Map Candle

$45 from Uncommon Goods 

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This anniversary map candle has three points of customization: wedding date, names, and a map view of where your parents were married. The hand-poured soy wax candle is handmade in Oregon.

Personalized Wooden Cutting Board
Etsy

Personalized Wooden Cutting Board

$35 and up from Etsy

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There are a handful of items that should be in every kitchen, and a cutting board is one of them. This wooden cutting board can be personalized with your parents initials, names, or wedding date, making a kitchen staple something special.

Personalized Picnic Table Wine Carrier
Uncommon Goods

Personalized Picnic Table Wine Carrier

$180 from Uncommon Goods

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Some of the best gifts you can get for your parents for their anniversary are things that encourage them to spend quality time together. Made out of cherry wood, this wine carrier transforms into a small picnic table and you can have it customized with your parents’ names. They’ll be enjoying wine and snacks together in no time.

Champagne and Truffles Gift Basket
GourmetGiftBaskets.com

Champagne and Truffles Gift Basket

$100 and up from GourmetGiftBaskets.com

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Champagne is the drink of celebration and that’s exactly what you’ll encourage your parents to do with this gift basket. You can choose one of four champagne options, and the basket comes with various chocolates, truffles, and other delectable sweets.

Italian Dinner for Two Gift Basket
Etsy

Italian Dinner for Two Gift Basket

$49 and up from Etsy

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Sure, a gift card to your parents’ favorite restaurant might be a good go-to, but this gift basket is the ideal way to shake things up, providing them with all of the gourmet ingredients they need to prepare and enjoy an Italian dinner at home together.

Fruit and Chocolate Covered Strawberries Arrangement
Shari’s Berries

Fruit and Chocolate Covered Strawberries Arrangement

$60 and up from Shari’s Berries

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When in doubt, give your parents something sweet and edible. This adorable fruit arrangement also includes chocolate covered strawberries. It’s as delicious as it is charming.

50th Anniversary Precious Moments Figurine
Amazon