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Celebrating 25 years with your sweetheart is no small feat, so of course the milestone calls for a celebration. The traditional and modern gift for the 25th anniversary is silver, which appropriately symbolizes brilliance and harmony. There's no shortage of gifts that fit the bill whether you're shopping for your partner or a happy couple.
Here are the best 25th anniversary gifts.
Amazon Collection Sterling Silver Heart Locket
Looking for a timeless piece of sterling silver jewelry? Check out this engraved, four-picture heart locket. It’s a totally classic style that can hold up to four pictures of you, your honey, and family members. Although this locket looks super delicate, it’s made with durable, long-lasting and affordable sterling silver. What makes it stronger than regular silver? Combining silver with other metals, most commonly copper, makes it more durable.
The Million Roses ( LA ) White - Basic Box with Silver Roses
Roses are a classic gift, but as beautiful as they are, they eventually wither and die. It’s easy to remedy that with this box from The Million Roses. These flowers last up to three years, thanks to a rehydration process that involves glycerin. In addition to the long lasting nature, the silver metallic finish truly stands out from any other bouquet. Select your box choice, up to seven colors, and you’re set.
Apple Watch Series 6 Silver Stainless Steel Case with Modern Buckle
The person who tracks everything will love the Apple Watch Series 6, particularly the stainless steel case, which has such an elevated style. The watch records steps and workouts, sleep patterns, and more. The leather buckle comes in a few colors, but the saddle brown can compliment any look.
CB2 20-piece Rush Shiny Silver Flatware Set
A perfect set of flatware will never go out of style, so this CB2 set is a winner. The 20-piece flatware accommodates a party of four, but it’s also perfect for everyday use for a dinner for two or even takeout. Choose from brushed or shiny silver depending on your preference.
Personalized Anniversary Journal With "Silver Silk" Cover
After 25 years together, there are undoubtedly some memories. This Etsy journal is the perfect way to capture those moments, some that you may have even forgotten. The silk silver cover can be embossed with two lines of text and the inside has writing prompts like “how we met” or “a favorite story about us.” And there’s even space to add some of your favorite photos.
Etsy Custom Sheet Music Canvas
For every couple that’s said, “that’s our song,” this music canvas is a thoughtful gift. It’s not just a unique looking piece of wall decor, but there’s special meaning. The notes on this made to order canvas are actually the notes from the couple’s particular song. This would look great hanging in the family room or the office and there’s such a sentimental story behind it. The frame selections ranges from 20 x 40 to 40 x 60-inches.
Amazon 25th Anniversary Couple Champagne Glasses with Black Box
25 years is certainly worth celebrating. These champagne glasses are the perfect way to toast and the personalization truly makes them special. The happy couple’s name and the special date is laser engraved on the flutes and that same customization is on the box.
Uncommon Goods Heart U Ringholder
Sometimes it really just is the little things and this ring holder fits that bill. Instead of taking a sentimental and maybe expensive band off by the sink or a random place, this holder is the perfect solution. Besides being functional, it’s also pretty cute. The heart sculpture will look great on any counter top or desk.
Personalization Mall Fortunate Love Personalized Fortune Cookie
Here’s a perfect small gift for your partner or if you’re gifting something unique to a couple. You’ve probably seen a regular fortune cookie, but this one is just a bit different. The metal cookie comes in a takeout box and has a personalized message inside. Include up to two lines of text to show your love and appreciation.
Breville Barista Express Espresso Machine
From the look to the performance, this isn’t your average coffee maker. Breville’s Barista Express machine is all about precision. Not only is the brew temperature adjustable, but there are also more than a dozen settings for the grinder. Also, the stainless steel will look great on any countertop and the built in storage hides accessories when not in use.
WizardPins Silver Money Clip
This silver money clip has an eternally classic design, but also practical functionality. It's made with super strong, durable brass and plated with silver (or gold, if you prefer), and won’t tarnish or chip. Plus, each money clip is hand polish. This is a perfect, elegant solution to wadding up cash or stuffing bills in a wallet.
Personalized Mall Timeless Message Personalized Leather Watch Box
For the person who always misplaces their watch, this box can come in handy. Though it’s specifically for watches, cufflinks or other baubles can certainly find safe keeping in the felt lined compartments. The glass top isn’t just great for making it easy to see accessories, but it can also be engraved with a name or quote. The silver clasp and the vegan leather is a great, timeless combination.
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This roundup was written by Patrice J. Williams. She has contributed gift guides to The Spruce since 2020. She loves helping her friends and family find unique, thoughtful, and wallet-friendly presents. In addition to her work for The Spruce, she writes commerce articles, including product suggestions and reviews, for other outlets as well as appearing on air for The Today Show, WEtv, and she was the Savvy Shopper reporter for WPIX in New York City.