Anniversaries are milestones that deserve to be celebrated, and even if you might not be able to go outside during this time period, doesn’t mean you can’t make the occasion special! Go ahead and cook up a romantic dinner at home for the two of you or opt for a Netflix movie and ice cream if you’re not much of a fancy anniversary couple.
If you’re scrambling for gift ideas for your boyfriend, husband, or partner, peep the list below for some inspo. From sweatpants and video games to sunglasses and decanters, there’s a present in here no matter your guy’s preferences. Also, if you’re not able to be with your loved one because of social distancing, you’ll be able to deliver these directly to him at least. Sure, it might ruin the surprise, but it’s the thought that counts! Here, 23 anniversary gifts to help you express your love—bonus if you can both get some use out of these presents.
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a set of comfy sweats
Since we’re all being homebodies these days (with good reason!), a cozy pair of sweatpants will be so up his alley.
A brand new sheet set
Striped Sheet set
There’s arguably nothing that feels better than going to sleep with fresh sets on the bed. Parachute released a collab with Madewell, fyi, which features this subtly striped set that goes with almost any decor.
an acoustic guitar
DR-100 Acoustic Guitar Vintage Sunburst
Now’s the time for picking up some hobbies, so whether he’s a beginner or he has some practice under his belt, he’ll love a top-rated acoustic guitar—especially in these standout colors.
a classic video game
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
If he’s already got a Nintendo Switch, he’ll be all about a game of Super Smash Bros. And the two of you can even play together!
a DIY beer kit
Beer Making Kit
Yes, he’s a beer aficionado, but has he ever tried to make his own? This kit includes all the essentials to brew his own IPA, including grain, hops, and yeast, and it also comes in five other types.
POWER Recharging Night Pressed Serum
No shame if he’s into skincare! A night serum that gets rid of dullness, fine lines, and wrinkles is one he’ll love—especially when he can sleep with it on.
Glass Photo Frames
Pressed Glass Photo Frame
A modern frame for a throwback photo—buy these in a trio, and they’ll look beautiful arranged on an end table.
Techloom Logo Slides
Sandal season already here, so get him a pair of amazingly comfortable slides with soft mesh material. He can wear these at the pool and everywhere in between this summer.
A tropical shirt
Playa of Eden
If he’s in need of some new shirts, a vacation one will become his new fave in the warmer months.
A Cute Notebook
How Do I Love Thee
Who wouldn’t want a journal that details every little thing someone loves about you? For all those couples out there who like to be romantic through writing, this one’s for you.
Luxe Leather Sneakers
If he’s been searching for that perfect “everyday shoe” i.e., one that looks dressy and casual at the same time, then he’ll so appreciate a low-top leather pair.
A Leather Strap Watch
Leather Strap Watch, 40mm
A watch with a black face and a leather strap with that “worn-in” look will totally be up his alley. It’ll complement all his outfits and he won’t want to leave the house without it.
A Customized Star Map
Custom Star Map Print
Get a map of the place where you first said “I love you” or “I do”—he’ll love the special meaning behind it.
A Classy Decanter
Glass Decanters with Wood Stoppers
If he’s secretly (or not-so-secretly) a wine-o he’ll definitely enjoy a statement decanter that’ll make any vintage that much smoother. (Or you can always opt for a classic whiskey one.)
Statement Tortoiseshell Sunglasses
Sure, these brown sunnies stand out, but thanks to the marbled pattern they’ll look so effortless and cool on him.
An Earthy Cologne
Y Eau de Parfum For Men
Even if fragrances might not be his thing, one whiff of this, with its notes of sage and bergamot, will totally change his mind.
A Bluetooth Turntable
Cruiser Deluxe Stereo Turntable
Whether he’s an avid record collector or has always wanted to get into vinyl, get him a retro suitcase turntable he can set up anywhere around the house.
A Leather Wrap Bracelet
Leather Wrap Bracelet
If he loves stacking bracelets on his wrist or has always wanted a simple piece of jewelry, a braided leather wrap with a silver-accented closure is minimal, yet sharp.
A Scrapbook Photo Album
Scrapbook Album | The Stories We Tell
Have too many adorable pics to count? Gather them up and put them all together in a photo album that you’ll both love to look back on throughout the years.
a pair of headphones
Plattan 2 Bluetooth
These over-the-ear Bluetooth headphones are affordable and top-rated; plus, they have over 30 hours of play time.
A Relaxing Gift Set
Beauty Sleep Box
If he’s a big fan of skincare and beauty sleep (aren’t we all?), he’ll obsess over these cheeky pillow cases that come with a soothing night cream you both can slather on before hitting the sack.
A Thin Leather Card Case
Amble Leather RFID Card Case
If he’s been eyeing a new wallet for a while, now’s the perfect time to get him a sleek leather one that easily fits in his pocket.
A New Pair of Pants
Is he constantly on his feet? A pair of “commuter” pants that are elevated but comfy at the same time will be so life-changing.
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