The number 13 may be unlucky for some, but not for the couple who is celebrating more than a dozen years of marriage. Traditionally, 13th anniversary gifts are made from, or represent, lace because like marriage, it is made from interwoven aspects. Far from being old fashioned, however, these gifts show that lace comes in all manner of gorgeous guises, from jewelry to journals, and many more inspired ways.
Add the finishing touch to an anniversary meal by putting one of these pretty lace runners in the middle of the table. Delicate but durable, it lends a little traditional charm.
Looking for jewelry for her 13th anniversary gift but she doesn’t like wearing lace? Check out this stunning rose gold ion plated watch which boasts a lace design on the face.
Monochrome suits any décor, and this black and white lace design ceramic pen holder will be a daily reminder of you as she sits at her desk to work.
Reminiscent of a wedding day, this exquisite lace robe comes with a matching slip and tie belt, which can be personalized with any name or title. Available in standard and plus size.
Have any name, monogram, or short phrase embroidered onto this handmade cotton handkerchief, which has a darling lace trim around the edges, for a traditional lace anniversary token.
Beautifully monogrammed with a single initial, this quality 100% cotton lace handkerchief is available in either white or ivory, and offers a choice of 12 gorgeous colors for the embroidered detailing.
Available in 13 fabulous colors, this 4 piece set comprises a flat sheet, a fitted sheet, and 2 pillowcases, and is made from 100% brushed microfiber with delicate lace detailing.
Handmade in Israel, this bracelet is made from sterling silver by Israeli artisans and bears an intricate filigree design that takes on the appearance of lace, ideal for a 13th anniversary gift.
After 13 years of making sweet music together, this necklace will definitely hit the right note! Made from a guitar pick with a lace background design, it also features an initialled heart.
While lace handkerchiefs might not be a ‘manly’ gift, this lace pocket square has a silk satin underlay and can be personalized with initials and date, adding a touch of ‘dapper’.
Lend an air of boho to any dinner or tea party by covering the table with this absolutely gorgeous tablecloth which is made from vintage white lace for a truly romantic feel.
Up To 11 letters can be crocheted into this darling doily, which looks lovely displayed on any table or hutch, or even framed. Available in beige or white.
She’ll be the center of attention when she wears this necklace which has been handmade by Israeli artisans from the finest sterling silver, in an intricate nature-inspired lace design.
Anniversaries are always a great opportunity to celebrate, and there’s no better way than with a glass of bubbly. These champagne flutes come personalized with names, date, and an elegant lace design.
Understated and elegant, this small ladies handkerchief measures 10” x 10” with an embossed wedding bell design and delicate lace edging, and is made from pure Irish linen.
She’ll only wear her wedding dress once, but with this fabulous pendant she can wear a piece of it every day, captured inside a glass frame. It’s a beautiful gift idea.
If she loves spending time in the kitchen, she’ll adore this apron as a 13th anniversary gift, as the pretty lace bib area is the perfect representation of that ‘baker’s dozen’ celebration.
Have any name, date, or monogram embroidered onto this lace handkerchief and you will have a traditional token with which to mark a happy 13 year (and still going strong) marriage.
Just big enough for a cell phone, cash, and keys, this pretty floral and lace purse comes with an adjustable strap to wear across the body or on one shoulder.
Bring femininity to the fairway by giving this monochrome golf bag to your wife on your 11th anniversary. Made from lightweight nylon, it features a striking lace design on the sides.
Change things up with a new strap for her Apple watch, which is decorated with a delicate lace overlay design. Fits Series 1, Series 2, and Series 3 sport & edition versions.
A fab gift for the lady who loves the unusual, these teardrop earrings are made from cork with a beautiful lace overlay, and they can be made with clip-on fittings, too.
The everlasting appeal of lace makes it a firm favorite when it comes to designs, but we bet you’ve never seen a lacy guitar pick! Comes in a pack of 6.
A girl can never have enough journals, and this one is just made for documenting the next year of married life! With 144 lined pages, the lace design really sets it apart.
3 Diy Lace Anniversary Gifts
These earrings are delightful, and don’t look homemade at all. You can make them to any length or design you like, and you only need a few basic supplies to get started.
Even the most amateur of crafters will be able to make these lace candle holders which look stunning and require very little time – use different colored lace to suit the décor.
Gather together a pile of lace doilies (check out flea markets, thrift stores, and Grandma’s attic), and you will be able to create this vintage looking table runner at very little cost.