50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts in 2022: 60+ Golden Ideas To Honor A Lasting Love

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • April 20, 2022
50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts in 2022: 60+ Golden Ideas To Honor A Lasting Love

The 50 year anniversary is an incredible milestone for any married couple. And it is a testament to the love, strength, and unity of the relationship. That’s why choosing the perfect 50th wedding anniversary gifts for the golden anniversary is so important. Fifty years together is a long time, after all. 

Whether you’re choosing a meaningful gift for your other half, parents, grandparents, or aunt and uncle, we’re here to help you with our guide. Choose one of the gifts from our list, and you’re sure to put a smile on that special someone’s face.

From personalized, unique engraved golden gifts to practical presents, here are some of the best gift ideas for the 50th wedding anniversary that were carefully picked by our editors.

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What Is The 50th Anniversary Called?

The 50th wedding anniversary is also known as a golden wedding anniversary and it’s a very special achievement to celebrate.

The golden anniversary got its name from the early days in Northern Europe when traditionally, a husband presented his wife with a stunning golden wreath or necklace on their 50 year anniversary.

What Do You Give For A 50th Wedding Anniversary?

As mentioned, for a fiftieth anniversary, gold is the theme for not only traditional anniversary gifts but also modern presents for this anniversary milestone. This is because it’s a timeless and classic metal. 

Gold is known to represent wisdom, courage, and love that has grown, conquered, and passed through the flames of time. It’s a special metal that’s fitting for a special milestone in a marriage.

Ready to discover some of the best gold-themed gifts? Here are our gift ideas for 50th wedding anniversary.

50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Parents

Perhaps you’re not choosing an anniversary gift for your other half but rather for a couple close to you, such as your parents, relatives or maybe your friends. Here are some great gifts that work well for couples.

Perhaps you’re not choosing an anniversary gift for your other half but rather for a couple close to you, such as your parents, relatives or maybe your friends. Here are some great gifts that work well for couples.

Mom and Dad Photo Canvas Print

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For All That You Are 50th Anniversary Custom Canvas Print is an insightful present for your parents. Make your parents celebrate the wonderful life they have created together. Thank your parents for everything they have done for you with this thoughtful present.

Family Tree Custom Canvas Print

A golden anniversary only comes around once in a lifetime. This family tree custom canvas print will be there to help you celebrate. It‘s a sweet reminder of how long love has lasted and that the best is yet to come. What a golden anniversary gift for parents, friends, or anyone reaching this rare milestone!

Song Lyrics and Photo Gift

Celebrating 50 years of marriage is a happy milestone that deserves a sentimental gift. This 50th-anniversary photo wall art with song lyrics is it! Stop searching for the typical products and go with something fun and unique. Be thoughtful and share the music of love! 

Custom Photo Canvas Print

Make your favorite couple feel nostalgic with a custom print photo canvas to hang up in the living room. Choose ‘then and now’ photos of when they were younger, along with a more recent photo for a lovely comparison.

It All Began 50 Years Ago Custom Blanket

This personalized throw blanket is a great way to celebrate 50-year marriage of your parents. The 50th wedding anniversary is a big milestone. It deserves great gift ideas, such as this custom throw with a wonderful love story.

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20+ Best Personalized Gifts for Anniversary (2022)

Personalized Gold Brass Plate

This beautiful 50th wedding anniversary plate is sure to delight any couple celebrating their golden wedding anniversary. Personalized and engraved with names and dates, it will look fabulous sitting on the mantelpiece in the lounge.

Personalized Couple Established Pillow

This elegant throw pillow is also a nice gift for the golden couple. Unlike any ordinary pillow, you can easily customize it with their names and anniversary date to make it even more special.

50th Wedding Anniversary Canvas Print

This canvas print will be the perfect decoration for your house. Besides, it makes the best 50th-anniversary gift idea for him or her as well. Simply edit the date, names and the number of their family members. Then, you will have the perfect keepsake that lasts for years to come.

Personalized Gold and Crystal Ornament

This handmade and charming 50th anniversary ornament will look beautiful decorating any home. Crafted with gold and crystal, personalize it with your favorite couple’s names and wedding date to make it a truly special anniversary gift.

Tree Custom Canvas Print

In life, we have many choices to make on a daily basis. This one‘s simple, though! Which 50th-anniversary tree custom canvas print design do you want to get for the milestone couple? Select one of three custom options, then add names, a date, and a photo.

This item is one of the thoughtful golden wedding anniversary gifts for your parents.

Anniversary Map Candle

This cute map candle allows you to fully customize it with names, dates, and a map of a special city to the couple. You could choose the city that they got married in, for example, or where they first met.

Then And Now Photo Canvas Print

Your parents will happy when they received this Then and Now canvas print. Make them feel happy when celebrating 50 years of marriage. 

50th Anniversary Personalized Glass Clock

This clock can be fully personalized with names, dates, and even a sweet message of your choosing. Representing the golden anniversary, it’s a thoughtful keepsake for any couple in love.

24 Days of Tea Advent Calendar

With Christmas coming up, consider a festive gift for your favorite couple’s 50th anniversary. If they love tea, treat them to this 24-day advent calendar which features a finely sourced blend behind every door.

Anniversary Pillow Cover

Any couple will adore this Mr and Mrs towel set. Personalize the towels with their names, and don’t forget to choose gold for the thread color choice!

Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary Personalized Photo Canvas Print

This canvas print is the perfect gift for your mom and dad on their golden jubilee. Fifty years together is definitely a cause for celebration. However, a grand party won’t leave them in tears, but a best gift like the Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary will. 

50th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas for Aunt and Uncle

Willow Tree Anniversary Figurine

This sweet figurine will look perfect decorating a bedroom or lounge. The ornament depicts a couple holding each other closely, and it can be personalized too.

50 Years Together Photo Canvas Print

The longer you live with a person, the stronger the bond between the two of you grows, and the better the love blossoms. If you have been with someone for as long as 50 years, this canvas print is an ideal gift to mark the 50th marriage anniversary.

50th Anniversary Pillow

This customized pillow is sure to add some character to any lounge. Embroidered and embellished with festive gold, it’s a pillow that stands out and will stand the test of time as an important anniversary keepsake.

Our 50th Anniversary Story Canvas Print

This story canvas print is a thoughtful gift for your uncle and your aunt, which will keep the milestone in their life. This special print is available in a number of different material bases and framing options. It is one of meaningful ideas for your loved.

Photo Frame

The gift of 50th anniversary frames is a wonderful idea for any couple as they can use it to display one of their favorite photos in a beautiful way. The quote coming along makes this frame even more meaningful.

Newspaper Anniversary Poster

Make them laugh with this ‘Newspaper Anniversary Poster’ Custom Photo Canvas Print. This quirky poster has been designed to give the appearance of an old newspaper, highlighting events and pop culture from 1972.

Unusual 50th Anniversary Gifts

Wooden Family Tree

For unusual 50th anniversary gifts, this wooden family tree is a great idea. Quaint and rustic, family names are engraved into the tree, creating a special keepsake for the family.

Anniversary Towel Set

Any couple will adore this Mr and Mrs towel set. Personalize the towels with their names, and don’t forget to choose gold for the thread color choice!

Personalized Stoneware Platter

This flawless stoneware platter will look beautiful at any dinner party or get-together. Make it a special anniversary memento by inscribing it with the couple’s names and wedding anniversary date.

Black and Gold Photo Canvas Print

This anniversary marks 50 years of you are your partner’s love and togetherness. Celebrate this valuable day by surprising them with this black and gold photo gift. Remind them why you fell in love with them in the first place with this customizable print. 

Funny 50th Anniversary Gifts

50th Anniversary Bobbleheads

Give them a giggle with these custom made bobblehead dolls. The designer will cleverly create each figurine using reference from a photograph provided.

Practical 50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts

An Anniversary Gift Basket

You can’t go wrong with one of these gift baskets. Whether your favorite couple loves wine, chocolate, cheese or anything else, there’s sure to be the perfect hamper to suit.

Star Map Coffee Mug

Shopping for your husband or wife is a special experience. So you need to find something with meaning that shows how much you care. The sentimental star map custom coffee mug charts out your heart. For the 50th anniversary, this personalized drinkware is stellar!

Lowe's Gift Card

If you’re looking for practical 50th wedding anniversary gifts, then look no further than this handy Lowe’s Gift Card. Loaded with $50, this card will allow its recipients to spend the cash on any homeware sold at the superstore.

50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts For Her

Show her you care by delighting her with one of these thoughtful 50th anniversary gifts.

Whether she prefers jewelry or an item for the home, you’re sure to make her smile with one of these thoughtful presents.

Letter Art Canvas Print

Gifts for parents come and go. But this time, it’s different. For half a century, they have lived as one. Celebrate their infinite memories with this “50 Years Wedding Anniversary” letter art canvas decor. Show them they are truly one beautiful love story. It’s also a best gift for her which makes her happy.

Hubby & Wifey Custom Mugs

Here is another simple yet lovely idea to celebrate their Golden Jubilee. Give the sweet couple these couple coffee mugs to remind them of the year they got married to each other.

Soleil Gold - Magnifier Pendant Necklace

For the gold anniversary, a special piece of jewelry is a fabulous idea. This elegant 14k gold plated necklace simply dazzles, dressing up any outfit with its classy and chic demeanor. 

Emerald Bracelet

Treat her to this beautiful gold and emerald bracelet, featuring lots of pretty gemstones. It can be personalized with her name or initials to make it even more special, too.

Personalized Fossil Jacqueline Gold Bracelet Watch

Fitting to the golden anniversary theme, this stylish gold bracelet watch from Fossil will go down a treat with your lady. Finely crafted from stainless steel, it’s at fabulous quality too.

Rough Diamond Necklace

On a 50th wedding anniversary, you can’t go wrong with a gift of gold jewelry. This stunning diamond gold necklace is a truly unique piece, featuring 48 diamonds on a pretty handmade gold chain that she’ll love.

Practical 50th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas

Personalized Mckenna Leather Large Jewelry Box

She can keep all her jewels and trinkets together in this beautiful personalized jewelry box. Choose from white, blush, grey, and porcelain blue to pick an option that suits your partner’s tastes best.

French Pavé Diamond Ring

Gift her this stunning French pave diamond ring and you’re sure to be in her good books. Crafted from 14k yellow gold, this beautiful ring will add glamour and glitz to any look.

Custom Engraved Cutting Board

Does she love to cook? Then she’ll appreciate this personalized 50th anniversary chopping board to remind her of your love for her every time she cooks up a storm in the kitchen.

Personalized Keepsake Book Box

Make her melt with this personalized keepsake book box. Engrave it with both your names and special dates to create a perfect memento for your marriage.

Chesapeake Bay Candle Scented Candle

Help fill the home with heavenly aromas with this sweet-smelling scented candle by Chesapeake Bay. With an approximate burn time of 50 hours, it comes at great value too.

Personalized Songbird Vase

This elegant vase can be customized with a couple’s names and wedding date in a vintage style. And she’ll love having it sitting in the kitchen or lounge. Bonus points if you fill it with beautiful blooms too.

Save The Date Calendar Photo Plaque

Spending half a century together is a joyous occasion to celebrate. There’s nothing better than this Save the Date Calendar Photo Plaque to celebrate this wonderful occasion with! Mark your golden anniversary with this thoughtful and meaningful gift that lets your partner know how much you love growing old together with her. 

My Family Cookbook

With this customizable cookbook, she’ll be able to pass on heirloom recipes to future generations. That means your grandkids or even great-grandkids will have the chance to try their hand at your lady’s famous spaghetti bolognese. 

Golden Anniversary Blanket

Honor your golden anniversary with our True Love Never Grows Old Custom Blanket. Milestones like this are a big achievement, and you need a custom present that represents your forever love. Imagine the smile on her faces when they receive this sentimental keepsake! 

50th Wedding Anniversary Gifts for Him

Find the perfect gift for the special man in your life with one of these thoughtful 50 year anniversary gifts.

Many of these presents are personalized or engraved, making them a significant gift to receive on the golden anniversary.

Golden Wedding Anniversary Custom Canvas Print

Your 50 years of marriage is definitely a milestone worth celebrating. The Golden Anniversary Custom Canvas Print is the perfect gift to commemorate the golden occasion. The simple decoration piece is customizable and can read your and your partner’s names, as well as your wedding date.

Custom Photo Mug

Make him laugh with this adorable matching mug set. You’ll have the rest of the family in hoots of laughter!

Engraved Tie Bar

This engraved gold tie bar is the perfect accent for any smart outfit. Have it personalized to make him feel special every time he heads out on a big night out.

Personalized Gold Cufflinks

Or perhaps he’d prefer these satin gold cuff links? Like the tie bar, the cufflinks can be engraved with his initials or your own handwriting. They come in a complimentary gunmetal tri-tone valet box too, making the presentation attractive.

Personalized Handwriting Money Clip

He’ll never lose stray bills again when he’s got this fancy personalized gold stainless steel money clip. Provide the text or handwriting to have it custom engraved. It even comes in a luxurious black velvet jewelry box for extra indulgence. 

24k Gold Coated Maple Leaf Nightlight

Add some drama to the home with this stunning night light crafted from a real sugar maple leaf. Preserved in 24 karats antique gold, the leaf still retains its delicate lines and features.

Engraved Gold Lighter

Lighters don’t get much fancier than this. This engraved gold metal lighter will be one he certainly won’t want to lose!

Nixon Corporal Men’s Watch

Blow him away with this shiny gold watch by Nixon. It will dazzle on his wrist, adding a dose of sophistication to any look. Made from stainless steel and of fantastic quality, this is one watch that will stand the test of time too.

Cheers and Beers to 50 Years Pint Glass

Is he a beer-lover? Then he’ll appreciate this beer glass, specially designed to celebrate the 50th wedding anniversary.

Personalized Flask Set

Does your man like his liqueur? Then he’ll appreciate this personalized flask set. It includes an engraved flask and four shot glasses – everything he needs to enjoy his favorite tipple. 

The Story of Us

Make him melt by filling in this ‘Story of Us’ journal. A unique and special gift, you can jot down the story of your relationship paper and take a trip down memory lane together.

Photo Engraved Leather Wallet

This photo engraved wallet is unusual, thoughtful, and practical, all at the same time. Have a special photo engraved onto the leather so he can see the people that matter most to him every time he takes his card or money out.

Personalized Socks

You can’t go wrong with the gift of socks, and these personalized cotton socks are very special indeed. Add his initials and he’ll love popping them on under his suit before a big day.

Ray-Ban Clubmaster Classic Sunglasses

You can’t go wrong with giving the gift of Ray-Bans, and he’ll look extra cool wearing these clubmaster classic shades. Inspired by the 50s, they look great teamed with more modern clothing.

DIY 50th Anniversary Gifts

If you are someone with craftsmanship, making a DIY gift for the 50th wedding anniversary is an idea you should not skip! Your partner, parents or any senior couples will appreciate your time and dedication you put in making these thoughtful gifts.

DIY 'Spooning Since' Frame


Fancy trying your hand at some DIY? Then get crafty by making this cute ‘spooning since…’ frame featuring two rustic spoons. Anniversary gifts don’t get much quirkier than this!

50th Anniversary Marquee Love


Another crafty present idea is this thoughtful handmade 50th anniversary marquee. Your recipients are sure to be touched with all the effort you’ve made in creating such a special gift.

You can also get a customizable 50-Year Anniversary Photo Collage Canvas Print at 365canvas.com.

Flower Gifts for 50 Year Anniversary

If you’re still stuck on what to buy for a golden anniversary, one of the best 50th anniversary gifts is yellow roses.

Yellow roses are the traditional flowers for a 50th anniversary. Not only do they closely resemble the color gold, but their lush petals, pretty fragrance, and sunny hue mean they represent the inner light and love of a long, healthy, and prosperous marriage. Plus, who doesn’t love the gift of beautiful flowers?

Enchanted Golden Rose in Glass Dome

What could be more romantic than gifting a ‘forever’ gold rose encased in a stunning glass dome? She’ll feel like she’s just stepped out of Beauty and the Beast!

Hand-forged Metal Rose

Alternatively, opt for a similar gift with this hand-forged iron-gold rose that can be personalized. It will look perfect sitting on the mantelpiece for everyone to admire.

A Yellow Rose Bouquet

What woman doesn’t appreciate a stunning bouquet of blooms? If you’re stuck on what to buy her for the golden wedding anniversary, choose a bunch of yellow roses and you can’t go wrong.

Ready to Celebrate a 50th Wedding Anniversary?

Whether you’re celebrating a special 50th anniversary milestone with your better half, or a couple close to you are, by choosing one of these 50th wedding anniversary gifts you’re sure to delight.

We suggest choosing a gift that features the gold theme in some way, to truly celebrate the golden anniversary in the traditional sense.

Happy 50th wedding anniversary!



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