If you are happy with your marriage, five years is a very short time. You may have the feeling that your wedding day is just yesterday and yet you already have lots of wonderful memories with your partner. Surely, you want your spouse to feel that you are thankful for the time you spent together. One good way of doing this is to give your partner a wooden gift, following the traditional meaning of wood for 5 years. There is a lot of gift items you can purchase for your wife or husband made from wood.

As for her, most wives are into cooking and baking in the first years of marriage. Utensils made from wood are very common, like ladle, rolling pin, and some measuring tools. Kitchen accessories made from wood also make good gifts for your 5th wedding anniversary, like paper towel holders and coasters. A wooden jewelry box is also a great present, with or without the contents. If you feel confined by the whole wood idea, you give her a gift basket. By doing so, you can buy anything that fits in the basket without losing the wood element in your gift.

Women also have a lot of options when buying a 5th wedding anniversary gift for their husband. For instance, if he likes gardening, he would surely feel your love if a delivery of plant boxes or garden benches arrives on your anniversary. You are even more in luck if he’s into carpentry. This does not mean that you have to give him raw materials like logs and plywood’s. Think of all the handy tools that have wooden handles, like saws, chisels, hammers, etc. A more modern gift item for your 5th wedding anniversary is silverware. However, as you can easy, you can also stick to the traditional wooden gift items since there are a lot of options you can choose from.