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The Bloom serving bowl from Georg Jensen, the ideal silver wedding anniversary gift idea for couples who love interior design.

12 Anniversary gift ideas for couples who love interior design

Are you having trouble finding the perfect anniversary gift for a couple that you know and love or perhaps you’re looking something for the special person in your life. We have twelve anniversary gift ideas for you, perfect for those who love interior design as much as we do.
Wednesday 24th August 2022
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TRADITIONAL ANNIVERSARY GIFT IDEAS FOR COUPLES

Most anniversaries have a special theme or material attached to them. It is traditional to gift something connected to these themes.

  1. Paper – Poster & Frame from Scandi Living
  2. Cotton – Scandi Living Moss Bedspread
  3. Leather - Heritage wine cooler with leather handle
  4. Wood- Night owl Table lamp from Fritz Hansen
  5. Wool - Klippan Yllefabrik and Scandi Living
  6. Aluminium - Stumpastaken candle holder 
  7. Crystal - Carat candle holder from Orrefors
  8. China - Swedish Grace from Rörstrand
  9. Silver - Bloom serving bowl from Georg Jensen
  10. Pearl - The Oyster collection from Mateus
  11. Ruby – Pantop table lamp from Verpan
  12. Gold – Nagel candle sticks from STOFF
The Nagel candle holder from STOFF makes the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who love interior design.

PAPER - POSTER & FRAME FROM SCANDI LIVING

The first anniversary is traditionally represented by a paper gift. What better way to brighten the lives of the recently married couple and celebrate their first year together with some framed artwork? This anniversary gift idea is perfect, you can choose from Scandi Living’s range of elegant posters that are sure to suit any style. Enhance the artwork with a wooden frame from Scandi Essentials and your gift is complete.

A frame poster from Scandi Living makes the ideal anniversary gift idea for couples who are celebrating their first anniversary.
Scandi LivingMultitude poster beige
$22.50$32

COTTON – THE MOSS BEDSPREAD FROM SCANDI LIVING

The Second wedding anniversary is traditionally celebrated with a gift of cotton and the Moss bedspread from Scandi Living fits the bill. An anniversary gift idea that can be used by both partners equally, made from a blend of cotton and linen with a waffle pattern, the bedspread feels luxurious and adds that little extra hotel feeling to the couple’s bedroom.

A close up of the Moss throw from Scandi Living, the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who are celebrating their second anniversary.
A cotton bedspread makes the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples, here you see the Moss bedspread from Scandi Living.
Scandi LivingMoss bed spread 260x260 cm
$303.50$379

LEATHER – HERITAGE WINE COOLER WITH LEATHER HANDLE

The third wedding anniversary is celebrated with the theme of leather. Gift the happy couple this beautiful wine cooler from Culinary Concepts with gorgeously soft leather handles. Go the extra mile with this anniversary gift idea and include a bottle of champagne for the happy couple to enjoy on the evening of their anniversary.

The third wedding anniversary is celebrated with leather. Here you see the Heritage wine cooler from Culinary concepts, the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who love design.
Culinary ConceptsHeritage wine cooler with leather handle
$235

WOOD – THE NIGHT OWL TABLE LAMP FROM FRITZ HANSEN

The theme of the fourth year of marriage is wood. For couples who are real interior design fans, we have the perfect anniversary gift idea for you in the shape of the Night Owl Table lamp from Fritz Hansen. The elegant wooden base with the oval lamp shade gives off a soft glow, perfect for the sideboard or bedside table.

Here you see the Night Owl table lamp from Fritz Hansen, the perfect anniversary gift ideas for couple who are celebrating their fourth anniversary.
Fritz HansenNight Owl table lamp box
$227.90$253
Here you see the Night Owl from Fritz Hansen lit up in the home of German influencer @wohnfluehlen_mit_stil, the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples.

WOOL – A COSY SET OF WOOLEN THROWS

The fifth (or seventh depending on geographical location) anniversary is represented by wool. We have a number of beautifully cosy wool blankets from both Klippan Yllefabrik and Scandi Living. If you are buying for a couple, why not gift one to each half and spare them an argument over who gets to enjoy it on a cold winter evening.

Give a wool blanket such as the Polka wool throw, the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who are celebrating their fifth wedding anniversary.
Klippan YllefabrikPolka wool throw
$93
A luxurious wool thrown such as this Sandstone throw from Scandi Living makes the ideal anniversary gift idea for couples who like cosy interior design.
Scandi LivingSandstone wool throw 130x180 cm
$87.50$109

ALUMINIUM – STUMPASTAKEN CANDLE HOLDER

Traditionally the tenth wedding anniversary is celebrated with a gift of tin but a modern variation on this is a gift made from aluminium.

A true Swedish classic the Stumpastaken candle holder was designed by Jonas Torstensson. Designed to allow the owner to burn candle stumps all the way to the end so nothing is wasted, this candle holder has become iconic in Swedish homes. The ideal gift for couples who are fans of Scandinavian design.

The Stumpastaken candle holder is the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who are fans of Scandinavian design.
Born In SwedenStumpastaken long ball polished
$75

CRYSTAL – THE CARAT CANDLE HOLDERS FROM ORREFORS

Swedish glass manufacturer Orrefors have created these beautiful, handmade candle holders in collaboration with designer Lena Bergström. Made from crystal glass we think they work perfectly as a gift for any fifteenth wedding anniversary celebration, adding a touch of elegance to any room.

Top tip: If you are looking for an anniversary gift idea for a diamond wedding anniversary, we think these work perfectly there too!

These elegant crystal glass candle holders from Orrefors are the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who love Scandinavian interior design.
OrreforsCarat candleholder brass 2-pack
$212.50$236

CHINA – SWEDISH GRACE PORCELAIN FROM RÖRSTRAND

For a twentieth wedding anniversary a gift of China is traditional. The elegant Swedish Grace collection from is simple and timeless, a true Swedish classic. The ideal anniversary gift idea for any couple who already has some Swedish Grace in their cupboards or those who are fans of Scandinavian porcelain.

Are you looking for an anniversary gift idea for a couple celebrating their 20th anniversary? Here you see a place setting with traditional Swedish Grace porcelain.
RörstrandSwedish Grace plate Ø 27 cm
$22.50$28

SILVER – BLOOM SERVING BOWL FROM GEORG JENSEN

Twenty-five years of marriage is cause for a big celebration and so traditionally silver is given as a gift. This highly polished, silver coloured offering from is perfect. A sophisticated anniversary gift idea for couples who love to host dinner parties or simply a beautifully and elegant piece of art for them to display.

Here you see the Bloom serving bowl being held in a hand, the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary.
Georg JensenBloom serving bowl
$230
The Bloom serving bowl displaying in a glass fronted cabinet makes the perfect anniversary gift idea for couples who love to display art in their homes.

PEARL – THE SHELL FLOWER POT FROM FERM LIVING

For the couple who have made it to thirty years the anniversary is celebrated with a gift of pearl.

This anniversary gift idea might require you to think outside the box. We love the multipurpose shell flowerpot from Ferm Living. Ocean themed interior details are perfectly on trend right now, perfect for the couple who love to keep up with the latest interior design trends.

The perfect anniversary gift idea for couples celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary - the Shell flower pot from Ferm Living.
ferm LIVINGShell flower pot
$135

RUBY – PANTOP PORTABLE TABLE LAMP FROM VERPAN

We are taking a little bit artistic licence here because we know that this is not a true ruby red lamp but the Pantop portable table lamp from Verpan is far too pretty for us not to share it with you.

If any couple in your life has made it to their milestone fortieth wedding anniversary, then that is certainly a milestone worth celebrating.

Portable lighting is everywhere in the design world right now, so this lamp makes the perfect anniversary gift idea for any couple worth celebrating.

The Pantop cordless lamp from Verpan in the burgundy colour makes the ideal anniversary gift idea for couples celebrating their ruby wedding anniversary.
VerpanPantop table lamp Ø23 cm
$247.50$275

GOLD – NAGEL CANDLE STICKS FROM STOFF

The final anniversary gift idea for couples who love interior design is the stackable Nagel candle holders from STOFF. Ideal for any fiftieth wedding anniversary celebration with their gold colour these stylish and clever candle holders can be stacked together to create installations that are as big or small as you like. Also available in black and chrome, making them great gifts for any occasion.

Here you see a collection of the Nagel candle holders from STOFF stacked on a side table - the perfect anniversary gift idea for a couple celebrating their Golden wedding anniversary.
STOFFSTOFF Nagel candle sticks 3-pack
$186.50$219

It goes without saying that any of these items are sure to be appreciated gifts for any anniversary, the themes are for those who want to follow tradition. We hope we have given you some helpful tips and ideas for the couples you are celebrating in your life.

Photography: Angeliqa Daldorph, @ellesklingen, @wohnfuehlen_mit_stil, Culinary Concepts, Orrefors, Ferm Living, STOFF

Rebecca Sparling
Writer

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