Gift Ideas For The 16th Wedding Anniversary

This is a comprehensive list of all the different themes and symbols linked with the 16th year of marriage so that you can select the ones that best relate to your partner or loved ones on the special day.

Modern Theme for 16th Anniversary Gifts: Silverware

SilverwareThe modern theme for this year is silverware, its clear and bright appearance reflecting the clarity, strength and purity of the couple's marriage. It also reflects the sharing of a life, as a couple would sit down at the table together for a meal.

Colour: Silver

Gemstone: Peridot

Substitute Gemstone: Golden Topaz; Aquamarine

Flower: The 16th anniversary flower is the statice, a beautiful blossom that represents enduring beauty and success. It reminds the happy pair to continue to be thoughtful and considerate of each other to preserve the success of their marriage.

A silver rose may also be given at this special time in connection with the modern theme of the 16th wedding anniversary.

Modern 16th Anniversary Gift Ideas

• Fresh bunch of statice flowers

Silver-Dipped Eternity Rose (to symbolise the silver themes associated with the 16th wedding anniversary)

• Silverware (eg, cutlery, plates, goblets, bowls, tea set, wine bucket, candle holder)

• Silver jewellery (eg, necklace, ring, bracelet, earrings)

• Peridot jewellery

• Golden topaz or aquamarine jewellery as substitute gemstones linked to the 16th anniversary

• Flower-themed gifts including the statice (eg, fragrant candles, art print, perfume, plant)

• Silver photo frame

Take a look at the video below of our natural Silver-Dipped Eternity Rose