10 Men's Anniversary Gifts That He Never Knew He Needed

Help him travel in style on your next adventure.

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Let's face it: Some men are hard to buy for. If you rack your brain every year trying to come up with a gift idea for your husband, we've got you covered. This list is full of both traditional presents, as well as creative ideas we can guarantee he'll love.

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Custom Song Lyric Poster

$32 and up

Since it's tradition to give a paper gift for your first anniversary, get a poster made with the lyrics from your first dance song.

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Uncommon Goods
Personalized Socks

$50 for 5

For your second anniversary (a.k.a. "cotton") or any other celebration, gift these customized socks that'll keep him feeling cozy and looking snazzy. You can request any phrase of your liking.

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Heirloom Dopp Kit Bag


Traditionally, for your third anniversary leather is the gift of choice and this monogrammed toiletry bag is something he can use when you travel the world together.

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West Elm
Belgian Flax Linen Duvet Cover

$35 and more

If you want to give him (and yourself!) something he'll enjoy every night, nothing is softer or more luxurious than linen bedding. Hey, there's a reason linen is the traditional gift for a fourth anniversary.

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Personalized Whiskey Barrel

$85 and up

It's tradition to give wood for your fifth anniversary and he'll love nothing more than a personally-branded barrel of his favorite beverage.

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Crosley Bermuda Standing Turntable


If music is your husband's biggest passion (other than you, of course), he'll be in awe of this two-speed turntable with built-in speakers and tapered legs.

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Walton Plaid Men's Robe


File this under the gift your husband never knew he always wanted. Soon he'll be wearing his plaid robe in the morning at breakfast, at night before bed, and every time in between.

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Saddle LeatherTravel Accessories

$11 and up

This lightly distressed travel luggage set is masculine and functional. The best part: You can continue to add on to his collection over the years.

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Iron Bowl


If your man likes to cook, he'll appreciate this sturdy iron bowl with your wedding date engrained on it for your sixth anniversary, which is traditionally the year of iron.

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Victorinox Swiss Army Spartan Knife


Upgrade his Swiss Army Knife with a one-of-a-kind wood design featuring his monogram. This design comes with a bottle opener, a key ring, and a screwdriver.

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