Gift Ideas for Your 50th Anniversary

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Cheers to fifty years of marriage! This anniversary milestone is an amazing achievement to be celebrated with joy and adoration. This anniversary is known as the “golden jubilee” because all of the major gift themes are gold, which represents high levels of achievement and timeless beauty. Commemorate this anniversary with a gift that reflects the years of true love and dedication that have built five decades of loving companionship and unity.

Gift ideas that feature gold generally lean toward jewelry and accessories. You could also consider gifting a gold-level membership for a favorite hobby or an item that is gold in color to evoke the spirit of this year’s anniversary themes. If you’re shopping for your parents or a couple of close friends a personalized gift for couples may be a better fit.

50th Anniversary Gifts

Traditional Gift


Modern Gift


Gemstone Gift


Flower Gift

Yellow Roses

If you’re here it’s probably because you want to know more about the gift theme for the fiftieth wedding anniversary. What is it and what does it symbolize? The practice of giving specific anniversary gifts has a long history and is an excellent way to provide direction to the gifts you give throughout your marriage. Read on to discover gift ideas for the golden jubilee.

What Is the 50th Anniversary Gift Theme?

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Gold is the traditional, modern, and gemstone gift theme for the fiftieth anniversary, known as the “golden jubilee.” As one of the most precious metals prized for its rarity and tarnish resistant qualities, gold has enduring value and timeless beauty long. Often associated with prosperity, luxury, and prestige, an anniversary gift of gold represents the everlasting love and resilient bond at the core of your marriage and celebrates the amazing accomplishment of fifty years of wedded bliss.

Featured Golden Anniversary Gifts

Wedgwood Vera Wang Love Knots Gold Toasting Flute Pair
Vera Wang Toasting Flute Pair
  • From the Wedgwood Love Knots Gold collection
  • Designed by Vera Wang
  • Featuring the iconic, braided silver Love Knot motif
  • With a sleek, matte gold finish
  • Gift box included
$119.39 USD

Raise a glass to love with this pair of toasting flutes by famed designer Vera Wang. Featuring delicate love knots, a symbol of the unbreakable bond of love and connection at the core of your marriage, this golden anniversary gifts commemorates the day you tied the knot. Pair it with a favorite bottle of bubbly to put this gift over the top.

Gold Statement Textured Hammered Ring - Unique Statement Rings for Women - Handmade Rings for Fashion, Engagement, Jewelry for Mom, Sister, Wife, Best Friend - Customizable Ring Size and Material
Hammered Gold Statement Ring
  • Handcrafted gold filled ring
  • Measures 15mm wide
  • Tarnish Resistant
  • Gift box included
$94.00 USD

Rings are an iconic symbol of marriage and this 14k gold-filled statement ring is no exception. Handmade with a stunning hammered finish, it is a unique and elegant golden anniversary gift that will elevate any outfit or occasion. Because wide rings can have a snug fit, we recommend going up a size for comfortable everyday wear.

CLXEAST 30 Inch Wall Clock Gold,Large Metal Roman Numeral Wall Clock Modern, Oversized Big Gold Wall Clocks for Living Room Decor, Farmhouse, Home Office
Oversized Wall Clock
  • Crafted from metal with a matte gold finish and soft ticking quartz movement
  • Easy to hang with keyhole hook
  • Measures 30″ in diameter
$92.99 USD

Featuring large Roman numerals and an open-faced design, this stunning wall clock is a beautiful addition to any room and the perfect golden anniversary gift for a marriage that has stood the test of time.

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What Is the 50th Anniversary Flower?

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Inspired by the golden color of the traditional, modern and gemstone themes, yellow roses are the fiftieth anniversary flower. Roses have always been considered the flower of love and romance. With their sunny color, sweet fragrance, and soft petals, yellow roses represent the inner radiance and grace found at the heart of an enduring marriage.

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