Half a decade may not seem like a major milestone in a marriage, but any anniversary is special to a couple in love. As wood is the customary 5 year anniversary gift, this list contains some unusual and stunning wooden items which stick to tradition while adding a beautiful modern twist.
Wood Coordinates Sign
5 year anniversary gifts are traditionally made of wood, making this sign absolutely perfect. Showing the coordinates of where it all began, it’s a gorgeous reminder of how far they’ve come.
Personalized Wood Clock
Celebrate the last 5 years with a clock which will mark the passage of time from hereon in, made from oak and personalized with the couple’s names and wedding date.
I Carry Your Heart Laser Cut Wood Keepsake Box
Made from sustainable walnut wood, this beautiful keepsake box comes with the first line from E.E. Cumming’s poem ‘I carry your heart with me’ engraved into the lid. Personalization also available.
Latitude & Longitude Personalized Wood Sign
Available in 5 different colors, these distressed wooden signs contain the latitude and longitude of any chosen place, and can also have the name of the location printed in the corner.
State Pride Personalized Wooden Shiplap Sign
This hanging sign will make a great addition to any home as it comes in 6 colors to suit any décor, and features your chosen state along with 2 lines of personalization.
Custom Couple Wedding Sign with Date
Simple but effective, this rustic sign can be finished in a choice of 6 stain colors, and will arrive hand painted with the couple’s names and wedding date – the perfect anniversary gift.
Cheers to 5 Years! Gift
Are you looking for an unusual anniversary gift for the man in your life? This wooden bottle opener plaque is hand burned with ‘Cheers to 5 years’ along with your chosen date.
Expressions Personalized Wood Photo Album
Totally unique, this photo album is spiral bound and made from natural alderwood. Choose up to 4 lines of text to appear on the front, and it’s ready to be gifted.
Personalized Natural Tree Branch Candle Holder
Playing on the age old tradition of carving one’s names into a tree trunk, this candle holder uses recycled white birch to recreate this nostalgic declaration of forever love beautifully.
We Beat As One Engraved Jewelry Box
This wooden jewelry box can be personalized with a verse of your choice, along with 3 lines of text on the lid which, when closed, draws both halves of the heart together.
Wooden Docking Station
The perfect man’s 5 year anniversary gift, this wooden docking station features space for phone, glasses, keys, coins, and other paraphernalia, and comes with a variety of engraving options.
Wood Photo Sign
Stunning to look at, these beautiful canvas prints will faithfully recreate that special photograph which is then mounted onto wood with upholstery tacks for a rustic touch, along with names and date.
Personalized Cutting Board
Whether for everyday use or as a display item, this personalized cutting board comes in a choice of 3 woods (cherry, oak, and walnut) and 3 sizes. Stand available separately.
Walnut Wood Cufflinks
Are you looking for a 5th anniversary gift that your husband can actually use? This cufflinks and tie bar set are made from walnut and engraved with up to 15 characters each.
Engraved Wood Watch Gift Set
Time is the greatest gift you can give to someone, so on your 5th anniversary why not give him this gorgeous wooden watch which comes engraved with a 5 year message?
5th Anniversary Engraved Bookmark with Tassel
Bookworms will be reminded of their love story every time they open their book with this unusual sustainably harvested hardwood bookmark which is laser engraved with a 5th anniversary message.
Real Solid Handmade Wooden Sunglasses
Put all other gifts in the shade with a pair of sunglasses which are made from wood! With scratch resistant Premium UV400 Polarized Lenses, these lightweight sunnies are the perfect gift.
Wood Love Scroll Box
Irresistibly romantic, this love box is made from intricately etched wood and contains 21 rolled up scrolls which unwrap to reveal beautiful love quotes from the likes of Aristotle and Robert Frost.
Wood Photo Sign
This basswood slice will come to life when it is printed with your own photograph, beautifully recreated onto the surface with a variety of engraving options for the back.
Family Pizzeria Personalized Gift Set
Add three lines of text under the happy couple’s name, and this wooden pizza board, which comes with stainless steel rocker and non-stick crisper, will make a handsome addition to their kitchen.
3 Creative Diy 5th Anniversary Gifts
Diy Wooden Cake Knife
You might think that a wooden knife ‘wooden’ make a great anniversary gift, but you’d be wrong! Follow this video guide to craft your own knife from scrap wood and glue.
Diy Wood and Leather Nightstand Tray
Put those woodworking skills to good use by making this wood and leather nightstand tray which is designed to keep all his knick knacks safe and tidy when he empties his pockets.
Diy Cheap and Easy Farmhouse Wood Sign
If you want to make your own wooden quote sign, but lack the handwriting skills, follow this step by step guide to creating one easily to rival any store bought version.
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