Some anniversaries have their own precious metals, and others are marked by wood or paper, but the theme for 23rd anniversary gifts is ‘air’, and the sky really is the limit when it comes to choosing gifts to suit. Whether you go for something traditional, or prefer to try your hand at making your own, the ideas in this list will really make the lucky couple’s spirits soar.
If she still gives you butterflies, return the favor with this delightful dusky blue locket upon which a tiny raw brass butterfly sits. Optional photo personalization and 11 chain lengths available.
The theme for 23rd anniversary gifts is air, so what better way to represent that than with this cute hot air balloon necklace which comes in the sweetest presentation box with optional personalization.
Suspended on an 18” chain, this silver plated branch is home to 2 adorable kissing love birds, making this a sweet and sentimental anniversary gift for the lady in your life.
Playing on the tradition of carving names into a tree, this sweet natural bark sign has been hand-carved and features a pair of colorful lovebirds, and the couples’ initials inside a heart.
Much cuter than the average birdhouse, this thatched wicker residence is hand crafted in the Philippines from locally sourced materials, including buri palm fibers, wicker, and anilao wood.
This incredible levitating planter will keep everyone mesmerized, as the planter hovers gently above the wooden base and rotates. Perfect for air plants or those which don’t require much soil.
Fun for a 23rd anniversary, this pop up card features a plane in flight on the front, but open it up and a 3D jet airplane appears. Measures approx. 7.5” x 6”.
This unfinished and unpainted wire form hot air balloon will let your imagination soar, as it forms the base for all kinds of arty embellishments – the sky really is the limit.
Made from copper foil and glass, this pair of adorable chickadees are hand painted in a stained glass effect, creating a stunning light show when the sun shines through.
Whimsical and romantic, this bowl is handmade to order, and comes with the cutest pair of birds in the middle, with the couples’ names and special date imprinted above and below.
Lovers of aviation and vintage alike will adore this antiqued metal wind bell as it gently tinkles when the air around it moves. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use.
Getting a kite into the air can be tricky, but the ingenious Castakite marries fishing with flying as users cast their kite into the air, and reel it back in afterwards.
Placed on a wall or an easel, this picture makes an unusual anniversary gift. With a pebble heart and ‘breakaway’ paper butterflies, it can also be personalized with any details you like.
Handmade from brass and silver, this airplane lapel pin has a distinctly vintage vibe. Measuring approx. 2.5cm x 2.9cm, it’s small enough to be discreet, but big enough to get noticed.
This pair of keychains make adorable 23rd anniversary gifts if you’re looking for something small but significant, as they each feature a jet aircraft and the words ‘no matter where’.
Whatever significance you attach to butterflies, they are undeniably beautiful. This pendant features the South East Asian ‘Paper Kite Butterfly’ inside a clear resin heart and hangs on a gold-plated 16” chain.
Cut from sterling silver sheets, these hot air balloon earrings are incredibly cute. Made for pierced ears, each balloon measures approx. 9mm x 7mm with a 1cm (approx.) post.
Whether they work in aviation or love to travel, this airplane keychain makes a sweet gift, as it also features a disc with ‘our story taking off’ and a special date underneath.
Romantic and innocent at the same time, this ‘paper’ airplane pendant, hanging on a 20” chain, is reminiscent of childhood and can be personalized with your loved one’s initials and/or their birthstone.
Interesting to look at and wonderful for wildlife, this nest starter is made from steel, welded into a sphere and stuffed with colorful yarn pieces to help birds furnish their nests.
In keeping with the 23rd anniversary’s ‘air’ theme, this keychain features a silver plated airplane, a tag hand-stamped with ‘it’s not the destination, it’s the ride’, and an optional initial disc charm.
Such a sweet idea, the man’s sterling silver promise ring has a tiny butterfly cut out of the front, while the lady’s version has the ‘missing piece’ sitting on the top.
Pilots and aviation enthusiasts will adore this pair of cufflinks which measure 1” x 0.82” and show a commercial airliner on each one. With gift and display box included.
Planes mean different things to different people, but this little antiqued brass single prop airplane will be a great reminder of the journey the 2 of you have taken together so far.
If your honeymoon took you to Oz, or perhaps that’s where you met, this silver bangle will make a beautiful reminder, as it shows a plane flying over Sydney. Other skylines available.
Made from brass, this delightful cuff shows a momma bird cut into the surface with up to 4 of her baby chicks following her. A touching anniversary gift for any mother.
The latest design in butterfly living, this gorgeous ‘house’ folds down into a feeding station in the warmer months, and closes up in the winter to give non-migrating varieties somewhere to hibernate.
Available in 5 designs and 3 woods, this cutting board is cuteness personified! With lovebirds as the stars of the show, each one can be personalized with the couple’s names and special date.
If you’re throwing a 23rd anniversary party, these aluminum alloy airplane bottle openers make excellent party favors as each one comes gift boxed and ready to give.
How cute is this bowl? Made from ceramic, it has 2 little birds perched on the edge above a banner which displays the couple’s names and wedding date. Various color options available.
2 Thoughtful Air Themed Anniversary Gifts
Buy or collect sea glass for this gorgeous project which shows you how to create a beautiful wind chime that’s perfect for a beachside home, or those who just love the ocean.
Sky lanterns are a great way to mark a special occasion, and as air is the theme for a 23rd anniversary, why not have a go at making your own?