The 40 Best Anniversary Gifts for Her, No Matter Your Budget

Shower her with love with one of these unique gifts.
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Emily Rumsey
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Updated Mar 07, 2024
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An anniversary—be it one year of dating or 25 years of marital bliss—is a great time to show the woman in your life how special and loved she is. And anniversary gifts for her are one way to do just that. Whether you're searching for a celebratory anniversary gift for your wife or a special anniversary gift for your girlfriend, one of these ideas is sure to make her fall head-over-heels for you all over again (even if you're shopping at the last minute). From classic jewelry and flower gifts to meaningful wall art, these are the best anniversary gift ideas for her you can buy right now. Because, let's face it, you're still mildly shocked she chose you, and every day, particularly the one dedicated to the two of you, you aim to prove she made the right decision.

In this article:

    How We Chose These Gifts

    The perfect anniversary gift for her should evoke feelings of adoration, appreciation and a genuine sense of being understood by her partner. To find inspiration, carefully consider her personality, interests and the unique experiences that define your relationship. And always remember, price isn't the sole measure of perfection. In fact, the most thoughtful anniversary gifts for her extend value far beyond their cost. This might explain why some of our favorite anniversary gifts for women tend to be personalized. Take, for example, wall art that immortalizes your wedding song will be an original piece of home decor that'll bring her right back to your first dance every time she walks by it.

    That's not to say practical gifts don't hold their own as top anniversary gifts for her. Restocking her favorite skincare or self-care products showcases your attention to detail, while surprising her with a new kitchen gadget she's been talking about signals that you've been listening. Regardless of your choice, pair it with a handwritten card explicitly expressing your love and affection.

    We've scoured the web for the greatest dating and wedding anniversary gifts for her, accounting for both the sentimentality of the item as well as the reviews of each product, so you can trust you're getting the best recommendations. We also rely on our own team's expert gifting intel to make sure every idea has an editor's stamp of approval. From romantic to useful, there is sure to be something on our list for the leading lady in your life.

    The Best Anniversary Gifts for Her

    So you're on a hunt to find great anniversary gifts for her, but you have a budget to stick to. No worries! We've rounded up the best anniversary gifts for women and ordered them from the least to the most expensive for your convenience.

    1. Fill-in-the-Blank Book

    What I Love About You fill-in-the-blank book.
    Photo: Amazon

    Skip the card this anniversary, because with a fill-in-the-blank book, you can pour all your words of affirmation into a more lasting keepsake. This delightful book provides 100 prompts that guide you to express all the reasons you love her, turning each page into a romantic, funny or spicy testament. It's a good choice whether you're looking for a small anniversary gift for her, adhering to a no-presents agreement this year (a card is still a must) or you're shopping last minute (thank you, Amazon Prime!).

    2. Custom Line Drawing

    Custom line drawing anniversary gift for her
    Photo: VenadaDigitalConcept

    A custom portrait is a great way to give her a gift that's truly one-of-a-kind. This particular artist turns one of your favorite photos together into minimalist line art. You can even add custom text—like your names and anniversary date—in your choice of font. We love how it turns out! (Note: This listing is for a digital file. The seller will send you a high-resolution image for you to print at home or at a local store.)

    3. Floral Ring Dish

    Pink circular ring dish with a floral pattern and gold detailing
    Photo: Rifle Paper Co.

    A popular anniversary gift idea for her is a jewelry dish to safely store her everyday baubles. And it's easy to find ones that are inexpensive, but still look bespoke. This round porcelain dish is beautifully adorned with wildflowers and a metallic gold rim. She can place it on her vanity, desk or nightstand to hold her favorite gems and jewels—like her wedding ring.

    4. Funny Coffee Mug

    Funny coffee mug anniversary gifts for her
    Photo: Amazon

    After swiping through countless profiles, there she was; you hoped she'd swipe right back and luckily, she did! Now, as you celebrate your first anniversary together, surprise her with a coffee mug that reads, "You're the best thing I found on the internet." This funny and affectionate gift adds a touch of humor to her morning caffeine ritual. It's a small yet delightful gesture that captures the unique journey of your relationship in a playful way, making it a good anniversary gift for the woman who turned a digital connection into a real-life love story.

    5. "Love You More" Beaded Bracelet

    "Love you more" beaded bracelet anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Little Words Project

    Meaningful jewelry doesn't always come with a hefty price tag. This everyday bauble embraces the beaded friendship bracelet trend to gift her a cute reminder of your devotion. Adorned with alphabet beads that spell out "love you more," every glance at this bracelet becomes a silent agreement that, in the grand competition of affection, the love shared between you two triumphs.

    6. Custom Wooden Music Box

    Custom wooden music box anniversary gift for her
    Photo: miium

    A music box is like a pocket-sized nostalgia machine; every time she winds the crank, the tune will remind her of all the times you matched pitch in the car or slow danced under a disco ball. This wooden one is personalized with your names and anniversary date on the lid with the option for a custom note or image on the inside. Then, just choose from one of over 60 songs for it to play. Don't see what you're looking for? This Etsy seller can arrange any song you would like to be made into a drum for a truly custom music box at an extra cost.

    7. Personalized Book Art

    Personalized book art anniversary gift for her
    Photo: TheBookArtBoutique

    Shopping for a book lover? This paper sculpture will be a stand-out feature on her bookshelf. The upcycled hardcover can have its pages folded into letters of the alphabet. In this way, you could have your initials or names connected with a heart, so your love story really is the stuff they make books about.

    8. Custom Embroidered Sweatshirt

    Custom embroidered sweatshirts anniversary gifts for her
    Photo: CustomTrendyGoods

    This sweatshirt is a top pick when it comes to cute anniversary gifts for her—and it'll definitely be her new favorite loungewear. The hoodie or crewneck is custom embroidered with the date of your anniversary and a short note like "I love you more" or each other's initials on the sleeve. It comes in 12 different colors with double as many thread options, so you can make her a one-of-kind sweatshirt. And you can even get a matching one!

    9. Gourmet Chocolate Box

    Gourmet chocolate box anniversary gifts for her
    Photo: Compartés

    If you're looking for a creative way to show her your heart this anniversary, do it with chocolates—literally! This box of gourmet truffles from Compartés includes nine delicious bonbons filled with fresh raspberry and strawberry creamy centers wrapped in dark chocolate shells. Each is then artfully adorned with small red hearts. Hopefully, she'll share it with you. Wanna sweeten the deal? Use code THEKNOT15 for 15% off.

    10. Anniversary Map Candle

    Custom anniversary candle.
    Photo: Uncommon Goods

    The best time to give a candle as a present is all the time. To make it special for your anniversary, though, pick out this personalized one. The label features your names, anniversary day and the location of your wedding or first date along with a map of the exact spot where it took place. Then the lid says "Burning bright since" with the year you first got together. Better still, it's champagne-scented. All those reasons make it one of our favorite sentimental anniversary gifts for her.

    11. Loving Messages in a Bottle

    Messages in a bottle anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Uncommon Goods

    This charming bud vase isn't for flowers, it's for small notes of endearment. The hand-blown blue, pink or rainbow glass bottles with heart-shaped spouts come with 52 small slips of paper for you to express your deepest thoughts, promises or cherished memories. Whether the recipient chooses to unravel a note weekly, all at once or whenever they need a little pick-me-up, each handwritten sentiment will make their heart flutter. How's that for a romantic anniversary gift for her?

    12. Embroidered Blanket

    Embroidered blanket anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Personalization Mall

    A blanket can be a practical and thoughtful gift since it symbolizes all the comfort you feel in your relationship. This anniversary, give her the gift of endless snuggles and create a cozy haven for your love story. Every time she wraps herself in this blanket, it'll be like a warm hug from you. This one can even be embroidered in a host of different designs. For a marriage anniversary gift for her, you can have it stitched with your prefixes, shared last name and wedding date. And guess what? The Knot readers get 15% off with the exclusive code KNOT15PM!

    13. Lipstick Gift Set

    Charlotte Tilbury gift set anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Charlotte Tilbury

    Seal the deal for that anniversary kiss with a lip and cheek gift set from Charlotte Tilbury. She'll get a lip liner, matte lipstick and a lip gloss in a classic nude pink with a dreamy liquid highlighter-blush to finish the look. Best of all, the convenient travel sizes mean it's easy for her to touch up her makeup when she's out on a date with you.

    14. Brass Photo Easel

    Brass photo easel displays a photograph of a smiling couple.
    Photo: Artifact Uprising

    Photos are classic and meaningful anniversary gifts for her, since they show off and celebrate your relationship. After so many wonderful memories together, though, it can be hard to pick just one snapshot to frame. Well, thanks to this brass easel from Artifact Uprising, you can have 12 photos printed, so she can easily and elegantly swap out the lead image whenever she wants to change it up. And every anniversary or holiday from here on out, you can gift her more prints to display.

    15. Heart-Shaped Initial Necklace

    Made By Mary gold heart-shaped charm necklace anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Made By Mary

    When it comes to anniversary gifts for her, jewelry is probably one of your first ideas. This heart charm necklace comes engraved with both of your initials, so she always has you with her. And, if you have kids or a beloved pet, you can add a mini heart charm for each with their initials. It's a beautiful tribute to the life you've built together.

    16. Custom Star Map

    Custom star map that depicts the constellations in the sky at a particular time and place.
    Photo: Twinkle In Time

    We're never going to get over how cute this print is! Select the day and location of your first date or wedding and Twinkle In Time will recreate the starry night sky from that special evening. The image is finished with the exact coordinates of the spot and a sweet message like, "The planets and the fates and all the stars aligned." (Looking at you Taylor Swift fans.) It's seriously one of the best personalized anniversary gifts for her out there.

    17. Flower Bouquet

    Flower bouquet anniversary gift for her
    Photo: UrbanStems

    No need to sneak out on the morning of your anniversary to get fresh blooms from the store. UrbanStems will ship a gorgeous bouquet straight to her home on the date of your choosing. You can even add a vase or a small gift like candy, bath bombs or a candle to the delivery. We especially love this arrangement of spray roses, Ruscus, Hypericum berries and Cocculus. It's named The Verona after the town where Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet takes place to really celebrate true love. Better still, you can use the code THEKNOT15 for 15% off all plants as well as dried and fresh arrangements.

    18. Relaxing Shower Set

    Shower set featuring soaps, sugar scrubs, and more.
    Photo: Nectar

    How about the gift of a little self-care time this anniversary? Nectar's Shower Bundle includes soaps, a sugar scrub and four shower steamers, so she has everything she needs for cleansed and hydrated skin. Just pick her favorite scent (Ocean Breeze, Lavender Blossom, Fruit Smoothie or Peach Sangria), then set up a bathroom oasis for her. While she's relaxing, you could surprise her with a home-cooked dinner and a freshly made bed.

    19. Eternal Love Tea Set

    Handblown glass teapot full of loose leaf teas.
    Photo: Teabloom

    Do you think she's tea-rrific? And does she think tea is terrific? If so, this tea gift set is the perfect present, since it also symbolizes love and romance. The handblown glass teapot has a pink heart knob on the lid that matches the pink-tinted glass infuser and pot warmer. It also comes with 12 blooming green teas shaped into hearts. How's that for a bundle of thoughtful and creative anniversary gifts for her?

    20. Golden Champagne Flutes

    Golden champagne flute anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Anthropologie

    Toast to another year together with these stunning champagne flutes. The hand-painted gold bowls lend themselves perfectly to a joyful celebration, although you can also shop pink, mint or blue-hued glasses to fit her favorite color. We're certain these will be cherished for more special occasions with you.

    21. First Dance Song Art

    Large canvas print featuring custom sheet music.
    Photo: Canvas Vows

    Personalized anniversary gifts for her don't get much more sentimental than this. Have the sheet music from your first dance at your wedding printed on canvas for meaningful wall art. You can even add the lyrics. She'll be so touched by the gesture.

    22. Rosé Sampler

    Rosé sampler anniversary gift for her
    Photo: In Good Taste

    Does she prefer rosé to roses? Gift her a dozen mini bottles of wine from Sangiovese, Italy and Ventoux Mountain in France. The collection of crisp, fruit-forward flavors also comes with a tasting guide and pairing recommendations, so she can act as an amateur sommelier at your next gathering. It's definitely one of the most "happy" anniversary gifts for her.

    23. Pearl Stud Earrings

    Model wears simple and elegant pearl stud earrings.
    Photo: Brilliant Earth

    No need to be a jewelry expert to pick up gorgeous baubles for your gal. Pearls are a timeless accessory she's bound to love. (Not to mention "pearlcore" is seriously trending right now.) These premium Akoya cultured pearls make gorgeous stud earrings she can dress up or down. Pair with a little jewelry box or jewelry dish for a pair of good anniversary gift set for her.

    24. Macaron Making Kit

    Macaron making kit featuring baking and decorating supplies.
    Photo: Food La La

    Is she an aspiring contestant on "The Great British Bake Off?" Help her master the French macaron challenge with this experience gift for couples. You can celebrate your anniversary with a little fun in the kitchen making colorful confections together. The kit comes with almost everything you'll need (minus perishables), even pipping bags, sprinkles and edible metallic paint.

    25. Book of Date Ideas

    Two interactive books that feature activities for couples to do together.
    Photo: The Adventure Challenge

    Whether you're celebrating one year of dating or 10 years of marriage, this anniversary gift for her will come in handy in your relationship. The Adventure Challenge's Couple's Edition and …In Bed interactive books (aka the Naughty & Nice bundle) will give you and your partner 100 creative date ideas in and out of the home. Each date remains a secret until you scratch off the idea, so it promotes spontaneity and unique experiences. Plus, there's room to write about the date and attach a picture, so it becomes a scrapbook once you complete all of the challenges. Use code THEKNOT20 for 20% off your purchase.

    26. Colorful French Press

    Blue ceramic French press.
    Photo: James Ransom

    If she's always on the hunt for the best cup of coffee, help make every at-home brew better with a French press. The double-walled construction will keep her coffee extra hot while the grounds steep for just four minutes. It can be used for tea, milk and juice as well. Plus, the chic design and six fun colorways make it cute enough to leave out on the countertop. (Super convenient, since she'll be reaching for it every day.)

    27. Indoor Smart Garden

    Indoor garden full of green herbs.
    Photo: Click and Grow

    Does she love farmers' markets? They're a great way to shop fresh produce in the summer, but come winter she's trudging back to the grocery store. Not anymore, though! Click & Grow's indoor smart garden lets her grow herbs, veggies, fruits and flowers anytime, anywhere. And she doesn't even need to have a green thumb. It automates watering, light and nutrients, so she just gets to watch the plants grow. The Smart Garden 3 comes with basil seeds, but you can add on other plant pods like mint, parsley, chives, lettuce, tomatoes, peppers and more.

    28. Love Note Messenger Box

    Small wooden box with a heart decoration on it.
    Photo: Uncommon Goods

    Texting is so last year. This small device connects to an app on your phone where you can type out a sweet message like "Happy anniversary." Once your S.O.'s box receives it, its chunky red heart spins around like crazy until they open the lid to reveal your note. It's an especially great anniversary gift for long-distance relationships.

    29. Made-To-Order Personalized Song

    Custom song anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Uncommon Goods

    If you're looking for a really romantic anniversary gift for her, your search is over. No need to be musically inclined to write your girl a song. Just tell artist David Morgan about her and your relationship and he'll write one or three minutes of original lyrics and music. The song will be sent to you as an MP3 audio file that he recorded of him performing it along with a PDF file with the exact lyrics.

    30. Trendy Travel Bag

    Cream colored tote bag designed for travel.
    Photo: BÉIS

    Whether she has to travel for work or is always planning weekend getaways, she'll love new luggage that perfectly accommodates short trips. This chic duffle from BÉIS will make packing easier and let her roam hands-free. It has three interior pockets and a padded tech sleeve, plus an exterior zip pocket and a bottom shoe compartment to keep her footwear away from her clean clothes. Better still, the canvas is extra-durable and waterproof.

    31. Comfy Slippers

    UGG platform wool slipper anniversary gift for her
    Photo: UGG

    UGG footwear is trending again and we couldn't be happier; these slippers are so comfy! For an anniversary gift that really shows her you were listening when she was showing you her Pinterest board or online shopping cart, give her these suede slippers with a soft wool lining.

    32. Experience Voucher For Her

    Tinggly experience voucher anniversary gift for her
    Photo: Tinggly

    An exceptional gift for her that promises a world of adventures together? Add to cart! This unique voucher opens the door to a carefully curated selection of experiences, allowing her to choose the one that resonates most with her passions. She'll find options for a tranquil spa day, a thrilling hot air balloon ride, a gourmet cooking class and hundreds of more excursions. It's the perfect anniversary surprise for the woman who loves to embrace life's extraordinary moments—and take you along with her!

    33. Personalized World Map

    Personalized wooden map to depict your travels.
    Photo: Tinggly

    If you tied the knot in the last few years, this vintage-inspired world map is one of the greatest wedding anniversary gifts for her. It's personalized with the date of your nuptials and both of your names, so you can track your adventures as a married couple with the included push pins. It'll definitely help inspire future travels together.

    34. Double Initial Ring

    Double initial ring anniversary gift for her
    Photo: BaubleBar

    Rings have long symbolized commitment, and this custom double initial ring from BaubleBar provides a unique way to express your unwavering love. Whether you're not ready to take the plunge into engagement rings but want to convey your devotion or you're already married and looking to surprise her with another finger bauble, this personalized piece is an ideal anniversary gift. Crafted with precision and available in 18K gold-plated sterling silver adorned with cubic zirconia crystals, it stylishly showcases your connection.

    35. Preserved Rose in Glass Dome

    Preserved rose in glass dome anniversary gift for her
    Photo: The Forever Rose

    Shopping for a Disney fan? What better way to celebrate your happily ever after than with a bloom inspired by "Beauty and the Beast?" This glass dome holds a real rose carefully preserved in a durable lacquer shell to capture its detail and natural beauty. Afterward, the rose is dipped and plated in real 24K gold to create this lasting work of art. You can even have the wooden base engraved for a personal touch to an already original anniversary gift for her.

    37. New Bedding

    Sleep bundle featuring sheets, pillow cases, and a duvet cover in pastel blue hues.
    Photo: Eucalypso

    Cuddling with your true love is already the best way to sleep and now it can get even better with one of the coziest anniversary gifts for her around. Eucalypso's bedding is naturally hypoallergenic and antibacterial (that means it helps prevent acne and wrinkles as you sleep) and temperature-regulating for a cooler night's rest. It's all thanks to their eco-friendly, silky fabric made of eucalyptus wood pulp. Grab the Deluxe Sleep Bundle for their signature eucalyptus sheet set, silky pillowcases and cooling duvet cover. You can mix and match dreamy colors to create the bedroom oasis of her dreams. This anniversary gift for her is also kind of an anniversary gift for you.

    37. Washable Silk Pajama Set

    Silk pajama set in black.
    Photo: Lunya

    If you want her to feel like the queen she is, gift her a set of luxurious silk pajamas. Made from washable Mulberry silk, Lunya's loungewear isn't just soft, it's thermoregulating to help her maintain a comfortable body temperature. We personally love the look of this short-sleeve, button-down top and high-waisted pants, but you can also shop tank tops or short sets. You could even add on a luxe silk robe for a bundle of really awesome anniversary gifts for her. (Psst, use FOR-TK for 15% off your first order.)

    38. Tech Watch Band Gift Set

    Boxed set of various watch faces and bands.
    Photo: Goldenerre

    Watches are a classic anniversary gift for her because they're a sweet symbol of all the wonderful times you have spent together. If she's married (*wink, wink*) to her Apple watch, apply the same sentiment and upgrade her band. This shiny gift set comes with a basket-weave band and a crystal pavé link band as well as four matching open-face cases.

    39. Trendy Hair Styling Tool

    Dyson Air Wrap styling tool pictured with various attachments.
    Photo: Dyson

    If you want to make all her dreams come true this anniversary, surprise her with a Dyson Airwrap. The inventive hair tool uses one barrel to attract and self-wrap hair, then curl it clockwise and counterclockwise. It also comes with a smoothing dryer and brushes as well as a volumizing brush. She'll be date-ready in no time

    40. Diamond Ring

    Dainty silver ring embedded with diamonds.
    Photo: Blue Nile

    Renew your vows and slide an anniversary ring on her finger. This 14K rose, yellow or white gold or platinum band is a timeless symbol of commitment. It's formed by two intertwining bands, one of which is set with micropavé diamonds.

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