30+ Best 16 Year Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him, Her and Couples (2022)

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • January 19, 2022
30+ Best 16 Year Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him, Her and Couples (2022)

A 16 Year Anniversary Gift for your lover and companion is a must to celebrate the blissful 16 years of marriage! This anniversary celebration is nothing compared to your sweet 16, but it has traditional and modern theme gifts to cherish every moment of your life as husband and wife. It allows you to appreciate and recall all the precious time together. 

Let’s dive deeper into finding the perfect 16th anniversary gift for your significant other or a couple celebrating the milestone!

What Is 16 Year Anniversary Gift?

The traditional 16th anniversary gift is wax. It is used to make candles that signify the romance, and burning flame kept alive over the past 16 years. Wax can be made into more unique and meaningful anniversary gifts.

The modern 16th anniversary gift is silver holloware – Elegant and luxurious, this gift will last long. Silver accessories or silver-hued decor can also be considered.

The symbolic flower of the 16th Anniversary is statice which represents remembrance, for all the years spent together. While the gemstone is Peridot, indicating love and affection. It gives you more traditional options to choose from.

Refer to this anniversary gift guide for each year for a more in-depth look at the symbols and how to use them in your gift.

16 Year Anniversary Gift For Her

It’s time to spoil her with all the love she has given you in the past 16 years. Not only giving her wax candles, here are some awesome anniversary gift ideas for her that she’ll fall in love with.

16 year anniversary gift ideas

LOVE Custom Photo Canvas

No anniversary is complete without a photo canvas displaying your favorite pictures together. Revisit the four best moments in life through these pictures, paired with a personalized quote and your wedding date. She is bound to fall in LOVE with this!

16th wedding anniversary gift ideas

Black and White Song Lyrics on Photo Canvas Print

It’s hard not to have a song in 16 years of marriage. Bring back memories of your wedding day and show your love for her by gifting this personalized canvas print. It’s a great wall décor for your bedroom.

Peridot Pendant 16th wedding anniversarygemstone

Glamira Peridot Pendant

There’s no better way to show love than by giving jewelry. Gift the beautiful lady in your life this gorgeous Glamira peridot pendant symbolizing love, affection, and 16 years of togetherness. It is something she’ll treasure for years to come.

resin ring made with a dried symbolic flower of the sixteenth anniversary

Resin Ring with Dried Blue Statice Flower

This stunning resin ring made with a dried symbolic flower of the sixteenth anniversary is an excellent gift for your beloved. Spoil them with this piece of jewelry and make their day. It will show them how much they mean to you.

wax gift for her

Scented Candles Gifts Set

Go straight to the traditional themed gift with the best-scented candles gifts set ever! This set of beautifully packed lavender, lemon, Mediterranean fig, and fresh spring will give off a peaceful, pleasant, and long-lasting scent in your wife’s room all day.

silver holloware gift

Atlantic Sculptural Bowl

If your favorite couple is into home décor, this is the perfect silver holloware gift to surprise her with. This stunning textured vessel is sure to win their hearts. It is best for making a statement centerpiece and décor focal point.

silver holloware gift for wife

Nambe Two-Tiered Scoop Server

This two-tiered scoop server is an absolute beauty! A modern twist to the classic chip and dip that your wife will be bound to love and decorate your home with. Combining ease and elegance, this gift is a guaranteed winner.

wax anniversary gifts

Honey Beeswax Gift Set

This honey beeswax gift set is a dream! Packed with a beeswax candle, lip balm, skin cream, and all the goodness of natural raw honey, it is bound to make your honey smile all day.

16 Years We Made a Family Sculpture Figurines

We Made a Family Sculpture Figurines

 Family is the result of your love during the past many years, so a beautiful décor gift that will make the entire family fall in love. It is the perfect family sculpture to look at and cherish for years to come. Place it in your room – Your better half will appreciate it.

16 year anniversary gift modern

Turkish Tea Cups Glasses Set

A breathtaking Turkish teacup glasses set is any woman’s dream to serve coffee and tea in. This antique set is the ultimate luxurious 16th anniversary gift to show your love for your lady. It can also be used for decoration purposes.

16 Year Wedding Anniversary Canvas

5840 Days of Loving You Canvas Print

5840 days is a long time! If you want to make each day count, get this 16 year wedding anniversary canvas that tells the exact amount of days spent loving each other. Fill it up with your countless pictures together.

16th wedding anniversary gift ideas

Sixteenth Anniversary Date Night Decider Dice

This sixteen anniversary date night decider dice is undoubtedly an out-of-the-box idea that will keep the flame alive between you two for the rest of the date nights to come. Roll the dice and see what’s in store for you!

16 year anniversary gifts for her

Countdown Family Tree Roots

A countdown family tree root custom print is the most memorable 16 Year Anniversary Gift you can give your wife. It is a constant reminder of the countless magical years, months, weeks, days, hours, and minutes spent together.

gift for 16th wedding anniversary

Where It All Began Map Custom Canvas Print

Capture the moment it all began with this ‘where it all began map wall art.’ Choose the location where you met or any of your choice. It’s a thoughtful gift to celebrate your better half with and a constant reminder.

16th anniversary gifts for wife

You Will Forever Be My Always Custom Photo Canvas

Mark your love with this “you will forever be my always custom photo canvas”. Choose the two best and most memorable photos from the 16 years spent together, along with your names and dates. It is sure to win her heart!

16 Year Anniversary Gift For Him

Cherishing, loving, and taking care of you and your every need for the past these years, he deserves to be spoiled on this dreamlike occasion. If you wish to set yourself apart from all the previous gifts, here are some ideas.

16th anniversary gifts for him

Hello – Will You – I Do Map Canvas Print

It is one of the most thoughtful and unique anniversary gifts for him. This personalized map canvas print will never let you forget the three most important events of your relationship. Give him this as a constant reminder of love!

16th wedding anniversary gemstone gift for him

Peridot Men’s Ring

Who said you couldn’t give him a ring again? This sleek, modern, and beautiful combination of silver and Peridot will serve as the perfect anniversary gift for him. This time you can propose and make your vows all over again!

sixteenth wedding anniversary gift

16th Anniversary Metal Heart Pebble Gift

Gift your heart to him in the best way possible! This unique non-tarnish metal heart will remind him of your endless love for him at all times. A thoughtful 16th anniversary gift to make his day.

silver holloware gifts for him

Silver Stainless Steel Round Hip Flask

This stainless steel round hip flask is based on silver holloware-themed gifts for the 16th wedding anniversary. If he’s big on adventures and loves to carry his drinks with him, this will soon become his top favorite flask of all time.

16th anniversary gifts for husband

Custom Desktop Photo Plaque

Surprise him by gifting him this customized desktop photo plaque that will lighten up his bedside or office desk. Place a meaningful picture of you, too, with a heartfelt quote for him that brings warmth and love to your room.

16 anniversary gift ideas for him

Coordinate Cuff Links

These hand-crafted, hypoallergenic aluminum cufflinks will prove to be an excellent addition to his collection. Stamped letter by letter and finished with a brush, they are a durable and lightweight option to consider. These will soon become his go-to cufflinks!

16 years of marriage symbol

Vintage Spoon Ring Dishes

These beautiful Mr. and Mrs. embossed spoon ring dishes are the perfect vintage pieces to keep on your nightstand. A glimpse of both the rings each night will surely put a smile on his face and make him feel special.

16th anniversary gift ideas for husband

Level 16 Complete Shirt

It’s time to say it loud, say it proud! 16 years of togetherness! Leveling up each year is excellent, and for that, you need to get him a level 16 complete shirt for being the best husband in the world.

silver holloware gift idea for him

Bash Silver Beverage Tub

Get your best friend this silver holloware for a party and watch him glow with excitement. This bash silver beverage tub is excellent for indoor and outdoor celebrations and easily lets the big win and beer bottles chill in no time.

16 year anniversary gift set for husband

Whiskey Stones Gift Set

A whiskey stones gift set is a memorable and unique gift for the man in your life. These extra-large chilling whiskey stones are corrosion-resistant. They will not dilute the drink or change its flavor! Ideal for your man and all occasions.

wax gifts

Anniversary Gift Personalized Candle

Keep the flame alive! This scented natural wax candle can be personalized with beautiful engravings of your couple’s names. It adds a romantic feel to the entire room. A calming and fresh scent that you both can enjoy on date nights.

wax-related gifts for him

Beer Soap Gift Set

Make your man the happiest by getting him a beer soap gift set for those days when he wants to look extra clean. These wax-related gifts will exfoliate and make it seem like he just got out of a full spa day.

beard wax for him

Beard Grooming Kit

If you’ve given him a wax gift or a beard wax before, switch it up this time and spoil him with a beard grooming kit. The nourishing oils will help soften his beard, allowing it to grow thicker and fuller.

Custom Star Map And Song Lyrics Framed Print anniversary gifts for couple

Custom Star Map And Song Lyrics Framed Print

Recall the romantic night when you said “I do” and your wedding song with this gift. Place this charming gift in your living space and enjoy it every day. Your hubby won‘t be able to stop swooning on this spectacular present!

We’ve Only Just Begun Custom Canvas Print sixteen years gifts for him

We’ve Only Just Begun Custom Canvas Print

Here is a beautiful piece that presents all the achievements that you have conquered during the last sixteen years. This gift is something the couple is sure to appreciate. Seeing this sign every day in your home will remind both of you how lucky you are!


We hope our wide range of traditional and modern 16 year anniversary gift ideas help you decide what you wish to surprise your husband, wife, or a favorite couple with this year. Regardless of whatever you choose, they will be the happiest. Happy gifting!

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