Looking for amazing 50th wedding anniversary gifts? Impress the celebrants with one of these unique golden anniversary gift ideas!
Unique 50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts
New York Times Customized Anniversary Book
The personalized coffee table book contains all 50 New York Times front pages from their anniversary. It also includes front pages of world-changing events for a substantial book that features around 80 pages.
An impressive gift that is sure to spark memories and conversation!
50th Wedding Anniversary Gift Baskets
Just about everyone loves getting gift baskets! A gift basket is a little treasure trove suddenly appearing on your door stop, chock full of surprises and treats.
You can also add a personalized ribbon with your own message to many of their gift baskets, which is an easy way to impress your favorite couple.
Day You Were Married Anniversary Gifts
It’s always amazing to find out how much life has changed in 50 years! Remind the celebrants of what life was like back in the day with a gift that features historical facts and trivia from the day they were married!
If they enjoy jigsaw puzzles, they’ll love the New York Times front page jigsaw puzzle that features a reprint from their wedding day.
Personalization Mall offers a personalized canvas anniversary print that chronicles the top events and cost of living comparisons from their wedding date. The handsome print is customized with the couple’s name and wedding date.
Another unusual gift is a poster print of The New York Times front page from their wedding date. It’s available in 3 sizes, either framed or unframed and will make a marvelous addition to their decor!
50th Anniversary Blankets
Wrap your favorite couple in 50 years of love and memories when you give them a personalized blanket that celebrates their golden anniversary.
Personalization Mall has a wonderful collection of fleece blankets and throws that are perfect for this occasion. If you have lots of pictures, you could add them to a photo blanket – what a fabulous way to display 50 years of memories!
The blankets are perfect for snuggling up in on cool days, or they look fabulous spread out on a sofa or even displayed on the wall.
Personalized Gift Ideas
Impress the celebrants with a custom-made gift that features their name and wedding date.
A fiftieth anniversary is all about celebrating the time a couple has spent together, so a clock is a wonderful way to represent that. Check out the personalized 50th anniversary clock at Personalization Mall. A commemorative clock is a gift that’s elegant, useful…and doesn’t take up a lot of room!
Personalized Matching Watches
Keeping with the theme of time, personalized matching watches are another fabulous gift to celebrate this milestone event.
Zazzle features over 200 watches that can be personalized – you can even add the couple’s picture to the watches.
50th Anniversary Commemorative Plates
Zazzle has a fabulous selection of custom-made plates for a 50th wedding anniversary. You can even add the couple’s photo to some of the plates!
Inexpensive 50th Anniversary Gift Ideas
You don’t have to spend a fortune to get an impressive 50th anniversary gift. Each of these gifts are under $25, but are sure to delight the couple!
Last Minute 50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts
Have you left your shopping until the last minute? The couple will never know you’ve waiting when you send them any of these quick shipping gifts!
Homemade 50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts
If you’re the creative sort, why not give homemade 50th anniversary wedding gifts? A handmade gift is a gift from the heart, and the lucky couple will treasure the effort you put into making it.
50 Kisses for a 50th Anniversary
How cute is this 50 kisses for a 50th anniversary candy jar? It would be so easy to make…perfect little DIY 50th anniversary gift idea for the couple with a sweet tooth!
The Dates That Changed Everything Gift Idea
This adorable DIY gift is perfect for the sentimental couple! Jodie over at Sew Handmade made this with pennies from the most meaningful dates in her parent’s lives. It looks like she just glued the pennies to heavy cardstock and then wrote a brief explanation of the date. So sweet!
We Love You 50th Anniversary Gift from Grandchildren
The loving couple will love displaying this adorable photo gift from the grandchildren! It takes just a bit of planning to take the pictures, but when you’re done you’ll have an amazing present that is sure to WOW everyone. Once you’ve gotten the pictures made, simply add them to a shadow box using miniature laundry clips and twine.
DIY Photo Memory Quilty
Thrill your favorite couple on their fiftieth wedding anniversary with a homemade memory quilt. You can make this at home by transferring photos to quilt blocks…it’s a fabulous gift to make if you are the crafty sort! Not into sewing? You can create a photo collage blanket so easily at Zazzle by simply uploading photos.
What is the Traditional 50th Anniversary Gift?
The 50th anniversary is known as the Golden Anniversary, so the traditional wedding gift is gold. Gold is also the modern 50th anniversary wedding gift.
If you want to send flowers, the traditional 50th anniversary flowers are yellow rose and violets. The gemstone associated with the 50th anniversary is also gold.
Where to Buy 50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts Online
My first stop for impressive 50th wedding anniversary gifts is The New York Times Online store. The couple who has everything will love their best-selling personalized wedding anniversary book that contains all 50 New York Times front page from their anniversary date.
They also offer a jigsaw puzzle or front page reprint from the wedding date….what a fabulous look back at what life was like when they were first married!
For personalized gifts, hop over to Personalization Mall and check out their selection of golden anniversary gifts. They feature over 50 top-notch gifts that can be custom-made just for this special occasion. Many of their gifts can ship in just 1 day – perfect if you’re looking for a last-minute gift!