After the festivities of the emerald anniversary at 55 years of marriage, the 56th wedding anniversary may pale into insignificance. Even if you are wanting to celebrate this key occasion quietly at home as a couple, it is important to take the time to show your partner how much he or she is still cherished. After 56 years, it’s hard not to take each other for granted, but as your anniversary comes around remind your spouse of the extent of your adoration by surprising them with 56 year anniversary gifts that really touch their hearts and reaffirm your undying passion.
56 Year Anniversary Gifts Traditional Customs
While the 55th wedding anniversary is traditionally linked to the precious gemstones, emeralds, the 56th wedding anniversary has no such connection. The traditional 1937 list of symbols for every anniversary year only allow for every fifth year after the golden wedding anniversary to be considered as a milestone worthy of its own particular material and the modern lists also have no item listed for the 56th wedding anniversary. Although this may worry you and make you wonder how on earth you are going to source a 56 year anniversary gift that will truly convey your message of heartfelt love to your loved ones, in fact you should look on this an opportunity to select something that you know will be loved and appreciated. There are so many fantastic 56 year anniversary gifts ideas open to you, take the time to weigh up all your options and find a meaningful token of esteem that will act as a lasting testament to more than 5 decades of love.
56 Year Anniversary Gifts Ideas
Gold-Dipped Natural Rose
- presented in an exquisite leather case
- comes with a certificate of authenticity
- fast & free express delivery
Rose Heart Pendant
- decorated with 21 sparkling synthetic diamonds
- real rose petals glazed and trimmed in 24 karat gold
- with certificate of authenticity
Matched Set in 24k Gold Leaf Theme
- includes a glazed natural rose, a pendant and earrings
- comes in a quality leather display case
- a lifetime warranty is included
Gold-Dipped Golf Ball & Tee Set
- dipped in 24k gold
- excellent durability while retaining the playability
- ideal for mounting and display purposes
24 Karat Gold-Dipped Poker Cards
- playable deck of poker cards dipped in 24 karat gold.
- produced to tournament grade standards
- presented in an elegant high quality case
Floral Ideas for a 56 Year Anniversary Gift
The popularity of flowers as an anniversary gift never fades, so you can rest assured that if you choose a floral gift for your loved ones on the occasion of their 56 year anniversary, your present will be treasured by the recipients. Nothing conveys a message of appreciation quite as much as flowers, and because no specific variety or shade has been associated with this wedding anniversary, you can choose whichever flowers or colors your loved ones like best. Whether you opt for a freshly cut bouquet, a distinctive arrangement or even a planter, the recipients will be delighted with your offering.
For a stunning floral gift which never fades or wilts, surprise your loved ones with a 56 year anniversary gift that is hard to beat for its opulence and magnificence. A gorgeous glazed Eternity Rose created by skilled artists from a genuine hand-picked rose blossom is the ideal luxury present for your friends or relatives. Trimmed with a lavish 24 karat gold edging and presented in a stylish leather display case, this is a gift that will be treasured for a lifetime.
Jewelry 56 Year Anniversary Gift Ideas for Men and Women
If you are looking for 56 year anniversary gift ideas for both men and women, jewelry could be the ideal solution. Gentlemen who want to look their best will be delighted to receive a pair of stylish cufflinks or a tie pin that will complement any smart outfit, while a lady will be overjoyed to receive an item of beautiful jewelry that will make them look and feel fantastic. A pair of gorgeous real miniature rose earrings with elegant 24 karat gold detailing and radiant synthetic diamond studs is a token of esteem unlike any other and will bring you to mind whenever they are worn.
Unusual 56 Year Anniversary Gifts
Finding a 56 year anniversary gift that is out of the ordinary needn’t be a challenge. Remember that your loved ones will probably already have received every possible present for their home over the last 56 years, so you can feel free to select something really unique that will fill a gap in the couple’s lives.
An experience day is one of the best and most creative options for 56 year anniversary gifts. Pick from special days out that are one in a lifetime events like a racing car experience, zookeeper day or skydiving lesson, or a shared course that both partners can enjoy together such as a gourmet cooking class or dancing lesson. Surprise your loved ones with a romantic hot air balloon ride, a couples spa day or a 5 star meal for two or arrange for them to enjoy a special weekend away rekindling their love for each other.
Personalized 56 Year Anniversary Gifts for Her and Him
Whether you choose to make your own personalized 56 year anniversary gift for him or buy one from a specialist supplier, these tailored and bespoke presents are one of the best ways to celebrate an anniversary.
Make your own photographic collage showcasing images from the couple’s long marriage, starting at their wedding day and encompassing happy moments right up to the present time. This talking point will touch the recipients’ hearts and will help them to reminisce over their many wonderful years together.
Alternatively, a hand-painted plaque or commemorative paint in the couple’s favorite colors will be a lasting memento of this anniversary year to be proudly displayed in the marital home.
Embroidered textiles like cushions and towels that have been monogrammed with the recipients’ initials and anniversary date are very popular and serve a functional as well as a decorative function, while engraved wine glasses or champagne flutes can be used for special occasions for many more happily married years.
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