25+ Best Anniversary Gift Ideas for Your Parents (2021)

  • BY Editorial Staff
  • January 6, 2021
25+ Best Anniversary Gift Ideas for Your Parents (2021)

Picking anniversary gifts for parents can be challenging. So you’ve got to think outside the box for that creative, breathtaking surprise to make them feel special.

Nothing is as precious as a parent’s love. In fact, without mom and dad, you wouldn’t be here today. It’s only right that they get a unique form of love and appreciation from their kids.

Here are some thoughtful anniversary gift ideas for parents to celebrate their beautiful marriage!

song lyrics canvas with black and white photo

Song Lyrics with Photo Canvas Print


Besides having you, getting married is probably the most significant moment in your parents’ lives. Most likely, they still dance to their wedding song whenever they hear it. With this black and white lyrics photo canvas print, you can bring that memory back to life. It’s easy to customize too! When it comes to nice anniversary gifts for parents, it doesn’t get more romantic than this!

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Where It All Began Map Wall Art


How many times have you heard the story of how your parents met? Now, over the years, you’ve probably grown tired of hearing it. They haven’t gotten tired of telling it because it’s their adorable love story. Here is an opportunity to celebrate their passion with a parents’ anniversary gift they will never forget. Commemorate their anniversary with a sentimental reminder of their love!

couple gifts: “Mr. Right and Mrs. Always Right” Custom Couple Mugs

“Mr. Right and Mrs. Always Right” Custom Couple Mugs


Whether it’s a coffee or a cup of hot chocolate on a cold evening, it’s better when they are together. This useful anniversary gift for mom and dad can be an amusing reminder of their undying love. With two designs and an assortment of colors, this inexpensive present is a great way to make them feel special. They’ll be happy if he remembers that the Mrs is always right!

anniversary gifts for parents: custom photo collage canvas print

Custom Anniversary Year Photo Collage Canvas


Are mommy and daddy celebrating their 40th anniversary? Or maybe grandma and grandpa have hit that 60th-anniversary milestone? This photo collage canvas print is the perfect way to celebrate their lifelong companionship. Every anniversary is worth celebrating, but some milestones need to be honored. We love parent anniversary gift ideas that are creative and unusual!

50 year wedding anniversary gift for parents: custom photo canvas print

50th Wedding Anniversary Personalized Canvas Print


Looking for a 50th-anniversary gift for parents ? You can’t go wrong with this wedding anniversary photo canvas! Celebrate the golden anniversary in style! Some people are simply made for each other. If you don’t believe in true love, try spending time with a couple that’s been together for 50 years. For a duo that’s been through it all, this personalized photo canvas print is the perfect representation of endless love!

wedding anniversary gift ideas: custom name and song lyrics pillow

Personalized Song Lyrics Suede Pillow


Music is a beautiful universal language that evokes strong emotions in us. That’s why a wedding song or a first dance song can mean so much to older couples. Get those sentimental lyrics printed on a suede pillow and revive those old memories. It’s one of the anniversary gifts for parents guaranteed to put a smile on their faces!

anniversary gift ideas for couples: custom name blanket

Custom Name Blanket


We love custom keepsakes, don’t you? Mommy and daddy have been fortunate enough to live the fairytale most of us only dream of. This novelty custom name blanket is a thoughtful idea to keep them warm and comfortable in the winter. It’s a beautiful, vivid, and soft blanket that they can also use to embellish their bedroom or living area. It’s a practical parents’ wedding anniversary gift they will treasure!

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Personalized Street Sign Canvas Print


If you ask mom and dad what their best adventure was, they will probably say it was finding each other! As romantic as that is, it doesn’t have to end there. There are still many places they would love to see around the world. This wedding anniversary gift for parents offers a good way for them to visualize that journey. It’s a sentimental way to celebrate traveling as a twosome!

parents anniversary gifts ideas: custom cutting board

Personalized Cutting Board


Looking for personalized anniversary gifts? This one is for parents who love to spend time in the kitchen. Make a handsome addition to their kitchen with this gorgeous chopping and serving board. It’s great because one side can accentuate the kitchen decor, with the other being a traditional cutting board. Engrave it with their names and anniversary date to complete the stunning inexpensive anniversary present!

anniversary gifts for parents: personalized anniversary push pin map

Personalized Anniversary Pushpin World Map


If you ask mom and dad what their best adventure was, they will probably say it was finding each other! As romantic as that is, it doesn’t have to end there. There are still many places they would love to see around the world. This wedding anniversary gift for parents offers a good way for them to visualize that journey. It’s a sentimental way to celebrate traveling as a twosome!

anniversary gift for parents: custom couple portrait

Custom Couple Portrait


When in doubt, you can’t go wrong with a custom portrait. Do some digging for your parent’s favorite wedding photo. It will make for the perfect portrait. Work with an artist from Etsy to bring the image to life. It’s one surprise that’ll blow them away. Some anniversary presents for parents will earn you the title of the best kid ever! This unique and sweet present is one of them!

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Keepsake Hands Casting Kit


Do mommy and daddy still hold hands when they take those long walks at sunset? When their paths crossed, they promised to hold on to each other and never let go. How romantic! Here is an opportunity to make sure that promise gets set in stone. This one tops the list of creative anniversary gifts for parents. What’s better than a highly detailed, lovely mold of them holding hands?

parents anniversary gift: custom couple bobbleheads

Custom Couple Bobbleheads


Is there anything more adorable than this? Please be honest, how many cool anniversary gifts for parents like this have you seen? These custom couple bobbleheads are bound to be a barrel of laughs for the whole family! That’s the point of a gag gift, right? To bring fun, joy, and laughter to the ones you love. It’s an unusual anniversary gift, but they will cherish it!

Personalized Hand-Written Letter Blanket

Love Letter Blanket


Are you tired of the same old boring anniversary gifts for parents? Your mother and father probably are. Don’t worry, we got you! Does your mom happen to keep the love letters your father used to write to her? Then the love letter blanket is the perfect way to immortalize her favorite one. It can also be a letter from you, written in your handwriting to make it more personalized!

gifts ideas for parents anniversary: family tree photo frame

Family Tree Picture Frame


Are you wondering what to get your parents for their 30th anniversary? We have found a good way to show how your family tree has blossomed over the years. This unique metal tree with intricately carved branches and leaves artfully accommodates every family member’s picture. Did we mention that it’s also a wonderful gift for grandma and grandpa? Its striking design features will perfectly complement any room!

anniversary gifts for parents: willow tree anniversary figure

Willow Tree Anniversary Figure


Love ever endures. This figure is the perfect depiction of mom and dad’s love. It’s an ideal parent anniversary present for a couple that has shared many beautiful years. Combine it with other figures of you and your siblings to create a sweet family grouping. Not only will it make for an intriguing story piece, but it will surely be a highlight for their decor!

wedding anniversary gifts for parents: custom poem print

Custom Poem Print


We’re sure mom has already received a fair share of poems from dad. It’s only right that he finds creative ways to adorn his sweetheart. This 30th wedding anniversary gift for parents is truly special. It acknowledges your parents as the foundation of your family. Because they have remained as strong as the roots of a tree, it has only risen taller and burrowed deeper. Just like your beautiful family!

Anniversary Journal


There’s something unique about the 60th-anniversary milestone. Celebrate your parents’ most beautiful moments in style. This custom journal will record memories from their 1st to their 60th anniversary. With prompts to guide romantic reflection and aspirations, accompanied by their favorite photos, it’s a memento to cherish for life. Its classic, timeless design will stay with them for decades to come!

Engraved Couple Champagne Flutes


Here’s to the toasts they have had since they met, and many more to come! These engraved champagne flutes are the best anniversary gifts for parents who enjoy celebrating every moment. You can personalize them with a name, title, initials, or anniversary date to make them a little more sentimental. You can never go wrong with elegant glassware!

unusual 50th anniversary gifts: the story of us journal

The Story of Us


What’s more beautiful than a love story? From the day they met, got married, had you, and everything in between, this fill-in-journal will tell their unique story. They can also add their most precious photos and relive every moment! The anniversary gifts for parents that they can share with the family are the special ones. It’s a novelty keepsake they will want to read every anniversary!

anniversary gift idea: the kissing mugs

The Kissing Mugs


Mom and dad are inseparable, so their mugs should reflect that. Celebrate their perfect match with these porcelain cups that fit together as they do. Each mug looks like a cute, friendly face, making for thoughtful anniversary gifts for parents. When they touch, their lips kiss, and the handles form a heart shape. Give them something sentimental to smile about the next time they enjoy a hot beverage together!

Personalized Mixtape Pillow


Let’s go down memory lane with this personalized mixtape pillow. Back in their day, there was nothing like buying a new mixtape and listening to a musically-coded love letter. If you’re wondering if this is the best gift for your parents’ anniversary, the answer is yes! Mom and dad can curl up with a bit of nostalgia and enjoy this personalized retro indoor/outdoor double-sided pillow.

Funny Card


Looking for last-minute parents’ anniversary gift ideas from kids? For the environmentalist parents, this funny card makes the perfect present! It is handmade with cheap recycled material. Let your parents know that being their daughter is a gift enough and see them light up in laughter. Not only will you put a smile on their faces, but you’ll contribute to caring for the environment. Find the alternative for sons here!

Personalized Compact Swivel Cheese Board


Words alone cannot express your gratitude for everything your parents have done for you. If they enjoy the finer things in life, this luxury swivel cheese board makes a great gift idea! Taking cues from the cheese world, the board takes the shape of a triangle but transforms into a tiered server. Mom and dad can enjoy their favorite cheeses and appetizers with this unique anniversary gift for parents!

Anniversary Flower Growing Kit


Mommy and daddy have spent so many years growing and nurturing their relationship. Attention, care, and appreciation are things that are all too familiar to them. That’s why flower-grow kits always make for the best DIY anniversary gifts for parents from kids. Each comes with soil, seeds, growing instructions, and a glazed ceramic pot. When it all comes together, it’s a meaningful reminder that love continues to grow!

Personalized Tree of Love Photo Ledge


Carving your initials on a tree and encompassing them with a heart is probably the most romantic thing ever. This tree of love photo ledge is the perfect way to complement your laser-etched initials with your favorite pictures. This gift is an anniversary message for parents that’s hard to beat. It’s a heartfelt way for them to display their beautiful family!

Gourmet Specialty Snacks Basket with Wine


We are pretty sure mom and dad have received some cheap but great anniversary gifts for parents over the years. How about you spoil them with a luxury present this time? A bottle of Harry & David Merlot accompanies these gourmet specialty snacks, beautifully packaged for the ultimate tasting experience. It has a brimming selection of cheery ancho chili chutney, velvety chocolate decadence cake, Gouda cheese, and many more!

Final Thoughts

We know how much you love your parents and want the absolute best for them. That is why our list includes some of our all-time favorite anniversary gifts for parents! It takes dedication and endless love to commit to someone for so long, so they both deserve to feel special!



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