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45 Man-Approved Anniversary Gifts to Show Him Your Love

Updated on August 27, 2021 Updated on Aug 27, 2021
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    It’s anniversary gift time, and you’re coming up blank. Sure, you could get him a pair of socks and leave it at that, but you want something that will spark those flames of excitement. Don’t worry. We’ve got 45 great gift ideas for him in this man-approved anniversary gift guide!

  1. I Love You Forever Tactical Pen
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    If he loves gadgets, this tactical multi-tool pen is made of stainless steel and has something for everyone. It features versatile functions, including a two-position wrench, a keychain hole, a bottle opener, a flathead screwdriver, a cutting edge, a can opener, a ruler, a four-position wrench, a butterfly screw wrench, a saw blade, and a water compass. Not only is this pen awesome, but it’s also a romantic gift as it comes in a gift box with the words “I’ll Love You Forever.” Game. Set. Match.  

  3. Personalized Anniversary Pushpin World Map
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    Your honeymoon is just the beginning! Map all of your adventures in wedded bliss with this beautiful keepsake. Personalized with your names and anniversary date, this vintage-inspired world map is framed and mounted on a sturdy foam core. Use the included 100 pins to mark hometowns, honeymoon spots, favorite vacation destinations, and more as an artful and sentimental way to celebrate traveling as a twosome.

  5. Bobo Bird Personalized Engraved Watch
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    This touching wooden watch from Bobo Bird makes a great anniversary gift for your man. Choose from various sentimental sayings to be engraved on the back of the watch, or choose to write your own message with a customizable option! This unique-looking watch is neat in its own right, but the added message on the back makes it a timeless keepsake. 

  7. To My Husband Whiskey Glass Set
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    If your husband is a whiskey-loving man, then this ‘To My Husband’ whiskey glass gift set gift box is a solid gift idea. It comes with two beautiful whiskey glasses, six stainless steel whiskey stones, two slate coasters, and a pair of ice tongs. All of this magnificence is housed in a gorgeous wooden gift box. 

  9. Create Your Own Reel Viewer
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    Ah, nostalgia. Give yourself a double dose with this grown-up, just-for-you version of one of childhood’s greatest gadgets: the reel viewer. Assemble snapshots of your favorite memories and add them to your very own reel using the redemption code included with your viewer. Once you receive your made-to-order reel, pop it in the viewer and marvel at baby’s first steps, or your favorite beach at sunset, or… well, whatever else you want to be immortalized. 

  11. Trophy Husband T-Shirt
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    They say it behind your back, but few will say it directly to your face. You married him just because he’s so darn beautiful. This hilarious Trophy Husband t-shirt is the perfect gift to give your man, whether it’s your anniversary, Valentine’s Day, his birthday, or even as a Christmas stocking stuffer. The larger and hairier he is, the better this joke t-shirt works. 

  13. Love is Art Kit
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    Express your love through abstract expressionism with this bold idea for making one-of-a-kind art. Each kit allows couples to capture the beauty of intimacy in a new and elegant way by bringing the canvas to the bedroom. The bold black non-toxic paint takes shape on a white cotton canvas in the form of pure love. What’s left is a striking painting that leaves a tangible piece of your bond to hang and celebrate for years to come.

  15. Personalized Handmade Cutting Board
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    This personalized gift cutting board makes a great 10-year-anniversary gift, wedding gift, or just an anniversary gift no matter how long you’ve been married. Customize this handmade cutting board by putting your and your spouse’s name, when you got married, and your family’s initial and last name. This practical and beautiful cutting board makes one of the best anniversary gifts he’ll ever receive. 

  17. Beef Jerky Heart
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    Whether it’s Valentine’s Day, a graduation gift, or your anniversary, one thing should always be present, a chocolate heart for you and a beef jerky heart for him. This gift will go straight to his heart (pun intended) with emotionally supportive flavors like Whiskey Maple and Sesame Ginger. Don’t be surprised if your husband sheds a tear or two when he opens it up. Beef Jerky—It’s how he knows you love him. 

  19. I Love You Forever Bottle Opener
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    This 2-inch by 3.4-inch mechanical bottle opener is the perfect way to let your husband know that you love him, and you’ll even help him open his beer. It’s easy to use, but the magic of this gift is in just how much fun it is to operate. It will be a party favorite as everyone will want their turn effortlessly opening the top of their favorite beverage. Does this gift need to exist? No. Is it fun as hell? Yes. 

  21. Personalized Metallic LP Record
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    Made from an upcycled vinyl LP that’s finished in a dazzling gold hue and suspended between two pieces of glass in a floating frame, this custom wall art is sure to top the charts at home. The lyrical words you compose for your two-tone label can commemorate a newborn solo act, a romantic duet, or your favorite golden oldies, along with up to five songs with personal resonance.

  23. Family Rustic Pallet Monogram
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    A personalized home decor family monogram sign makes the perfect anniversary gift to celebrate your special day. The sign includes your family name, wedding date, and family initial.  Whether it’s a 1st-anniversary gift, a wedding present, or even a Mother’s Day gift, this rustic family monogram will be cherished for years to come! 

  25. New York Times Custom Anniversary Book
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    Memorialize all the years you’ve shared with this keepsake book that features every New York Times front page from the day you said “I do” to your most recent anniversary. This custom chronicle of your romance is bound in a stately hardbound book and is personalized with your names, or the names of your recipients, in elegant stamped gold. A touching and memorable way to fete a significant anniversary, this heirloom-quality book is a testament to lasting love.

  27. Naipo Deep Tissue Massage Gun
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    Few things are as romantic as a deep tissue massage on your anniversary. But massages are actually pretty hard to give, so it never quite works out the way you wanted it to. Enter the Naipo deep tissue massage gun. This bad boy will have both of you maxing and relaxing as it vibrates muscles so deep you didn’t even know they existed. This is one gift that will become a household favorite! 

  29. A Year of Us Couples Journal
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    This question-a-day couples journal is a great scrapbook gift idea to help you spark fun and meaningful conversations with your husband. Spend the year going over these questions and have a beautiful journal to keep for the rest of your lives. At the end of the year, your bond will be deeper, and your love will know no bounds. 

  31. Long Distance Touch Bracelet Set
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    They say distance makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure isn’t easy. Whether you’re often miles apart or just spending the day in different locations, these waterproof silicone bracelets can keep you feeling close. Download the app that connects the set and tap your bracelet to send a Bond Touch™ to your loved one. Theirs will light up and vibrate, so they’ll know you’re thinking about them. Want to send an extra-special note? You can send up to 10 taps in one message, making it easy to incorporate unique rhythms or create your own secret code.

  33. Give Me That D*ck Candle
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    Celebrate your special occasion with this unique gift! This hilarious candle is the perfect way to spice up your love life. When the candle is lit, it’s time to get down! Your husband will absolutely love this anniversary present, and you’ll enjoy it too! The candle is made from 100% soy wax and has a 50-hour burn time. The candle smells of lavender which is known to relieve stress and subdue anxiety! 

  35. UGG Men’s Ascot Slipper
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    If your husband has never owned a UGG slipper, then you owe it to him to give him this incredibly comfortable and durable anniversary gift. Combining the look of a loafer with the softness of a slipper, the Ascot is their everyday go-to (and #1 best-seller). Pre-treated to keep it looking better for longer, it’s finished with a rubber sole for indoor-outdoor versatility.

  37. Personalized Engraved 6-in-1 Pocket Knife
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    This personalized 6-in-1 multi-tool pocketknife makes a great gift for that husband of yours who loves getting useful gadgets as gifts. In addition to a razor-sharp blade, this pocketknife comes with a bottle opener, a seatbelt cutter, a glass breaker, a fire starter, and an LED flashlight. Frankly, it’s hard to figure out how we survived so long without this awesome knife! 

  39. Sexy Truth or Dare
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    Spice up date night with an adult version of a game that’s always pushed some boundaries: truth or dare. Featuring 100 racy seductions printed on double-sided sticks, all this game asks is that you and your partner draw a stick and choose truth or dare–intense blushing guaranteed. This sexy gift makes a great first anniversary night surprise present! 

  41. My Man Engraved Bi-Fold Wallet
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    This touching bi-fold leather wallet is engraved with a special saying to let your husband know how exceptional he is. Made from high-quality leather, this minimalist wallet design is perfect for men who like to keep it simple. Its ultra-slim design is durable yet soft to the touch making it an exceptional present for your husband who needs to upgrade his wallet! 

  43. Righteous Felon Beef Jerky Bundle
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    This high-quality beef jerky is made in small batches and dry-aged for 21 days allowing the marinade to soak deep into the meat. This particular bundle pack comes with 8 of the most popular Righteous Felon flavors making it an ideal wedding anniversary gift for that meat-eating husband of yours! 

  45. Luna Bean Hand Casting Kit
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    This hand casting kit from Luna Bean makes an excellent DIY anniversary gift for the two of you to experience together, whether it’s your one-year anniversary or your 10th anniversary. Cast your hands in this plaster statue kit to record the moment for a lifetime! Keep it on his work desk, in his man cave, or as a centerpiece in the living room. No matter where you keep it, this romantic gift will be a hit!

  47. Ash Phone Docking Station
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    A place for everything and everything in its place. This organizational dream station takes the guesswork out of knowing where those keys ran off to. If your husband could use a little help keeping all of his accessories in the right place, then this is the gift for him. This wooden docking station is made from eco-friendly solid ash and houses a phone charging dock, a place for his watches, keys, glasses, and anything else he might keep in his pockets! 

  49. Invigorate Shower Steamers Gift Set
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    He wants in on the bath bomb fun, but he doesn’t want them shaped like hearts and smelling of flowers. He wants a masculine shower steamer! Turn your shower into a blissful break with these soothing essential oil cubes in earthy, woodsy scents. Use as a body scrub, or place one in the corner of the shower or shelf. Looks-wise, they’re a treat, and you can’t beat these aromatherapy ingredients. This set makes a luxurious, energizing anniversary gift for any man. 

  51. Lucky to be In Love Wooden Frame
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    This elegant wooden frame is a beautiful yet masculine way to show your husband that he’s your best friend. Put a sentimental picture of the two of you in the frame and display it for the world to see. It makes a great addition to his work office or man cave whether you choose it to be an anniversary gift, birthday gift, or Valentine’s Day gift! 

  53. Parenting Championship Pint Glass
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    Synchronized meltdowns. Outfit wrestling. Anyone who’s spent enough time with small children can tell you that sometimes even everyday tasks can feel like athletic feats. Poke a little good-natured fun at the challenges of child-rearing with this clever glassware. These pint glasses make a unique gift to celebrate that anniversary with your loved one as you look over your destroyed house and reminisce about how much easier life was before you had kids. 

  55. Railroad Spike Knife
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    This railroad spike knife is hand-forged in fire and is the perfect anniversary knife for that manly man in your life. With space available for engraving, it’s easy to create a personalized gift for your husband, groomsmen, a unique graduation gift for men, or just a gift he’ll never forget. Being made of steel with high iron content, these blacksmith-made knives are perfect as a steel gift for men on their 11th anniversary or an iron gift for an upcoming 6th “iron” anniversary gift. 

  57. 10 Year Anniversary Coffee Mug
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    If your husband likes him some coffee or hot tea, then this 10-year-anniversary mug is just the gift he needs. It says, “After 10 years, you’re still the best husband. Keep that shit up,” then it has a lovely thumbs-up emoji. If your man has a sense of humor, then this coffee mug is the anniversary gift idea to get! 

  59. A Sex Journal For Couples
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    Sex: it’s easy to think about…but sometimes harder to talk about. This shared journal helps couples reflect and connect as they explore the hot topic together. Communication tips, inspirational quotes, intention-setting exercises, and thoughtful writing prompts do more than spice things up—they help couples develop a habit of open, honest sharing. And, you know, having more extraordinary sex.

  61. You are the Greatest Catch Fishing Lure
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    This stainless steel fishing lure is the perfect gift for that husband of yours who loves to be out fishing! Use it as a keychain or as a real fishing lure. It’s engraved with the words “You are the greatest catch of My Life” and is sure to make a big splash for your anniversary!

  63. Tee Toss Golf Game
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    Popular Caribbean ring and hook toss + classic cup and ball game + golf. Does it blend? Like a frozen Arnold Palmer! This simple to learn—but hard to master—golf-themed game is the result. Both addictive and meditative, it’s bound to become a lively amusement in your rec room, backyard, tailgate, or workplace break room. A hole-in-one gift for golf lovers and makes the perfect gift for your golf-playing honey on your special day! 

  65. Custom Couples Whiskey Decanter
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    This custom couples whiskey decanter makes a tremendous gift for that whiskey-loving man in your life. Etched on the decanter and two whiskey glasses will be your family name along with Mr. & Mrs. and an established year. This whiskey decanter will be a favorite anniversary gift for years to come and will one day turn into a family keepsake! 

  67. Anniversary Custom Map Cufflinks
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    No matter how many miles away you are, with these custom map cufflinks, you can wear a special piece of your hometown, where you met, where you were married, yearly getaway, or favorite landmark right on your sleeve. These handsome, personalized cufflinks seal clippings from reproduced maps or charts, providing you with a link to the past and an inventive way to keep your shirtsleeve buttoned.

  69. Personalized Custom Money Clip Wallet
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    This gorgeous minimalist money clip wallet is made from premium aviation-grade aluminum and holds up to 12 cards while maintaining its ultra-slim design. The back of it is engraved with a heartfelt message of love for your husband so that every time he pulls his wallet out, he’s reminded that your love is forever. 

  71. How Do I Love Thee From A-Z
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    How do I love thee? Let me count the ways from A to Z by creating this sweet fill-in love letter. Whether surprising your loved one “just because” or celebrating a special anniversary, this thoughtful book makes it easy to speak from the heart. With 26 prompts laid out in a delightful typewriter font, reminisce about your most romantic moments and inside jokes while complementing your significant other’s endearing quirks and charms.

  73. Personalized Family Print
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    You can’t choose your family, but you can customize your cast of characters with this personalized artwork. Choose skin tones, hair, and clothing color to create a lovely lineup, then customize with your family name and the year you were established as a quirky clan. Printed on 100% archival enhanced matte paper with a framed print in black BonanzaWood, this family artwork makes a special and unique anniversary present for him!

  75. Set of 2 Couples Wine Glasses
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    These hilarious wine glasses make the perfect anniversary gift for that husband who loves his wine. Your glass says, “I Still Do,” while his glass says, “I Still Do What She Says.” These stemless wine glasses hold 17oz of your favorite beverage and are guaranteed to produce a chuckle every time you pull them out, making them a great conversation piece. 

  77. Upcycled Record Coasters
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    Made of labels cut from the center of actual vinyl records, these hi-fi home furnishings will be a hit with any music lover. The discs are sealed so moisture won’t seep through to the surface. Comes in a set of six assorted labels packed in a clear, round case. 

  79. Smith and Wesson Throwing Knives and Axes
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    If you’re looking for an anniversary gift that will truly impress and surprise him, then these high-quality stainless steel throwing knives are the coolest gift you can give him. Secure your place as Wife of the Year by gifting your husband this badass ax and knife throwing gift set. His friends will be jealous, and you will forever be known as the queen of all gifts.

  81. Espresso Bean Scented Candle
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    You like to have a scented candle burning, and he loves the smell of black coffee. This espresso bean scented candle is a match made in heaven. Made from 100% soy wax, it comes in an elegant glass jar If you both love the smell of fresh coffee, then this manly scented candle makes a great anniversary gift! 

  83. Manly Bathroom Decor Art
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    The thing about men and their facial hair is we really don’t mind shaving. It would make us far weaker, and we’ll be like regular men, but really, we don’t mind. Whether he keeps this manly home decor in his man cave or just that weird bathroom to the side of the house that he’s allowed to decorate, this manly wall decor art is sure to be a smashing hit. 

  85. Day Hike Supply Pack
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    Traveling light makes for a terrific hike, but being ill-equipped for the unexpected can spoil even the best day out. This compact set keeps you well-stocked without weighing you down. It includes weatherproof, multipurpose tape, first aid essentials, expandable washcloths, and water purification tablets. You even have a high-decibel whistle to ward off bears or call for help. All this gear tucks into tidy aluminum canisters that you can chuck in your pack.

  87. Viking Revolution Beard Care Kit
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    These days lots of guys are growing out their beards. If your man fancies himself a modern-day Viking, then give him the care kit he needs to be a handsome and well-groomed Viking! This beard kit contains a wooden boars hair beard brush, a double-sided pocket beard comb, unscented beard care oil, citrus scent beard styling balm, and beard scissors in a cool metal tin. Use the brush and comb for detangling your beard before giving it a trim with the scissors. Then moisturize and soften the hair with beard oil before styling with the beard balm. Boom. Now you’re a Viking. 

  89. Wise Oil Camping Hammock
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    If you and your man could use a little relaxation out in nature, then this camping hammock from Wise Owl is the perfect gift! Made from lightweight 210T parachute nylon, these hammocks are incredibly durable and comfortable, so they’ll last for years to come and always be part of your must-have camping gear list!