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14 Salt & Pepper Shaker Anniversary Gifts by Year

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Are you looking to start a fun anniversary gift giving tradition? Nothing symbolizes the bond between two people better than the greatest dinnerware duo out there — salt & pepper shakers! Start a collection that will grow each year along with the love you share with your spouse.

Below is a selection of our favorite salt & pepper shakers for the first ten years of marriage. Browse all salt & pepper shaker gifts.


1st Anniversary Gift

Paper is the traditional first anniversary gift. Clocks are the modern gift. A typewriter & clock salt & pepper shaker set is the perfect pair to combine the traditional and modern first anniversary gift themes.

Blue Sky Ceramic Typewriter and Clock Typewriter & Clock Salt & Pepper Set, Medium, Multicolor
Clock & Typewriter Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Made with highest quality ceramic
  • Impeccable details & craftsmanship
  • Size: 6″ x 1.75″ x 3.75″
$22.99 USD

2nd Anniversary Gift

China is the modern second anniversary gift. A salt & pepper shaker set featuring a unique design inspired by traditional Delft blue china patterns is a tea-riffic fit for your second anniversary.

Ceramic Delft Colored Tea Pot Set Collectible Salt and Pepper Shakers Set by E.H.G
Delft Teapots Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Set includes (2) matching shakers and tray
  • Features a hand painted blue Delft pottery design
  • Meant to be decorative and functional
  • Size: 4.5 x 2.25 x 3″
$9.99 USD

3rd Anniversary Gifts

Leather is the traditional third anniversary gift. Commemorate your adventures as a married couple with a salt & pepper shaker set inspired by vintage leather luggage.

Appletree Design Road Trip Luggage Salt and Pepper Set, 2-3/8-Inch, 1-3/4-Inch
Vintage Luggage Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Fun design inspired by classic road trips
  • Fine details & quality craftsmanship
  • Size: 2.38″ x 2.75″ x 1.25″
$17.99 USD

Glass is the modern gift for the third anniversary. This Mason jar salt & pepper shaker set is modeled after one of the most iconic and durable glass objects. Making it the perfect gift for your iconic and durable marriage.

Vintage Mason Jar Salt & Pepper Shakers by Comfify - Adorable Decorative Mason Jar Decor for Vintage, Rustic, Shabby Chic - Sturdy Ceramic in Aqua Blue/Teal
Mason Jar Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Convenient embossed design
  • Durable, attractive and functional
  • Size: 4” x 3”
$11.98 USD

4th Anniversary Gifts

Fruit & Flowers are one of the traditional gifts for the fourth anniversary. Combine them with a salt & pepper shaker set that makes gift giving easy, peasy, lemon squeezy!

StealStreet SS-CG-40314, 3.5 Inch Two Yellow Lemons with White Flowers Salt and Pepper Shakers
Lemon Blossom Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Vibrant design
  • Quality craftsmanship
  • Package Size: 3.5″ x 2.5″ x 2.5″ 
$17.99 USD

Appliances are the modern fourth anniversary gift. A salt & pepper shaker set inspired by the quintessential breakfast will serve up the most important gift of the day.

Toaster and ToastMagnetic Ceremic Salt and Pepper Shakers
Toaster & Toast Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Magnetic, so they stay together
  • Made of high quality and food safe ceramic
  • Size: 6″ x 3.5″ 

5th Anniversary Gift

Wood is the traditional fifth anniversary gift. Make your fifth anniversary sailabration complete with a sail boat salt & pepper shaker set nestled on a wooden boat base.

Mud Pie Sailboat Salt and Pepper Shaker, Dark Blue
Sailboat Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Two (2) ceramic salt & pepper “sails”
  • Rest in a mango wood boat base
  • Featuring embossed letters
  • And hand-painted watercolor stripes
  • Package size: 2″ x 5.1″ x 4″
$16.05 USD

6th Anniversary Gifts

Candy and iron are the traditional gifts for the sixth anniversary. Combining the themes with a salt and pepper shaker set inspired by the original cast iron gumball machine makes for a pretty sweet gift.

Cosmos Gifts 20776 Gumball Machine Salt and Pepper Shaker, Red
Gumball Machine Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Great ceramic craftsmanship
  • Colorful and unique
  • Size: 3. 5″ x 2″ x 2″
$17.85 USD

Wood is the modern sixth anniversary gift. This bird and nest cradled on a branch is the perfect salt and pepper shaker gift for your chickadee.

Ceramic Bird Salt and Pepper Shaker Collectors Kitchen Décor - Chickadee
Chickadee Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Fun & functional design
  • Lift the bird to reveal three eggs in the nest
  •  Size: 4.7″ x 3″ x 2.25″

7th Anniversary Gifts

Wool is one of the traditional gifts for the seventh anniversary. A ewe-nique salt & pepper shaker gift is the perfect way to pay homage to this cozy anniversary.

Salt Pepper Shakers Animals - Sheep
Sheep Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Small holes at the top allow for easy pouring
  • Removable silicone insert
  • Size (each): 2″ x 3″
$12.99 USD

DEI Llama Salt and Pepper Shakers White Gray Turquoise Blue Ceramic
Llama Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Festive & fun design
  • Features decorated turquoise saddles and detailed texture
  • Size (each): 3 1/8″ x 2″ x 3 3/4″

8th Anniversary Gift

Bronze is the traditional gift for the eighth anniversary. Exquisite and sweet, with a touch of whim, this salt & pepper shaker set is ripe for the picking.

Godinger Apple & Pear Salt & Pepper Set
Apple & Pear Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Uniquely designed and handcrafted
  • Made from nickel with bronze leaves
  • Sizes: Apple: 3″ x 2.5 x 3.125″  Pear: 3″ x 2.5″ x 3.75″

9th Anniversary Gift

Pottery is the traditional ninth anniversary gift. A festive addition to any collection, wow your spouse with this handmade salt & pepper shaker set.

Global Crafts Encantada Handmade Hand-Painted Authentic Mexican Pottery, Salt and Pepper Shaker Set, Dots & Flowers (MC085D-K2)
Encantada Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Hand painted in Mexico using traditional pottery techniques
  • From the Dots & Flowers Collection
  • Size (each): 2.5″ x 2.5″ x 3.5″
$29.70 USD

10th Anniversary Gift

Tin or aluminum are the traditional gift for the tenth anniversary. Close out your first decade of marriage with a salt & pepper shaker set that promises a real dining adventure.

One Hundred 80 Airstream Camper RV Salt and Pepper Shaker Set
Airstream Camper Salt & Pepper Shakers
  • Includes two magnetic pieces that fit together to form the camper
  • Size: 3.75″
$21.32 USD

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