15th Anniversary Gift Ideas For Him That He’s Sure To Love

Reaching your 15th year of marriage is a wonderful accomplishment that should be celebrated! Couples usually exchange gifts to celebrate their anniversary, and if you are willing to think outside of the box, or you don’t have any ideas at all, then look no further than this list!

15th Anniversary Gifts For Him

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Following the Sun: The Metal Foundry 15th Crystal Wedding Anniversary Sundial

This sundial is a quality and beautifully crafted gift that he is sure to appreciate. Made in England, you can customize it to include your marriage year, and it is available in several different metal and color options.

It will come with a mounting bracket that allows you to display either inside or out, and if you’d rather not place it on a wall or facade, a tripod pedestal stand is also an option. This is a classic gift that will never go out of style, or lose its special significance.


For the Couple With a Sense of Humor: Customized Comic Love Story

Is your husband the type of guy who appreciates a good comic strip? Well, consider documenting your 15 years together through a customized comic love story! After you purchase the book, you’ll send the creators your love story- how you met, key events, milestones and all of the things that make your story personal and special.

You’ll also send them pictures of you, the happy couple, and any other figures that are central in your lives. They will then create your love story in ten panels! The great thing is that they will email it to you so that you can print it out yourself, so it will not take long to get the finished product.

What a unique and uncommon way to commemorate your first 15 years!


A Holy Union: 15th Anniversary Cherry Wood Wall Cross

This is a lasting keepsake that is a symbol of faith and commitment, and it can be displayed on a wall for all to see. Hand crafted in the USA, it is expertly engraved with the words ‘Every Love Story is beautiful but ours is my favorite’.

It’s a permanent memento that symbolizes your love and celebrates an important milestone in your marriage. Whether you hang it in your home, or in your office, the beautiful cherrywood finish will pair well with any room, no matter what the décor.


For the Sophisticated Beer Man: Waterford Crystal Huntley Pilsner Beer Glasses

If your guy enjoys a nice cold beer, then why not give him something nice to pour it into? Designed in the tradition of Bohemian pilsner glasses, this set of two are beautifully hand crafted. Although elegant, they are still practical, and they are in keeping with the traditional crystal given for the 15th anniversary.

The glasses have diamond and wedge cut accents, and are of supreme quality. This is a gift that he will continue to use for years to come!


Standing the Test of Time: Engraved Wristwatch Gift Set

This is a great choice if you are interested in giving the more modern gift of a watch to commemorate your 15th anniversary. Made of 100% natural wood and genuine leather, this is a beautifully crafted gift that will allow him to display your love on his wrist.

An already classy style and finish will be enhanced with the personal message that you engrave on the watch for your beloved. The entire set includes the watch, watch pillow, and gift box, which is engraved with the sentimental message ’15 Years of Love and Counting’.


Something to Hold Your Spirits: Whiskey Globe Decanter Set

This decanter is the epitome of sophistication. For the man that is a fine liquor connoisseur, he’ll be happy to store his favorites in this beautifully crafted hand-blown glass container mounted on a dark finished wood stand.

As if the decanter wasn’t already enough, it also comes with two whiskey glasses with images of a world map etched on the surface. No matter if his drink of choice is scotch, rum, brandy, vodka, bourbon or tequila, he will find this decanter to be ideal.

This is a gift he’ll be showing off to his friends!


A Sentimental Keepsake: Message in a Bottle Promise Gift

What is more romantic that a message in a bottle? When he opens this gift, he’ll see a beautiful glass bottle filled with sand and seashells, encased in a classic wooden crate. Each bottle is full sized and printed with the lovely words ‘Love is The Beginning of Forever’.

When he opens the bottle, he’ll discover an intimate and personalized message written by you, just for him. And no matter how much time passes, he will always be able to go back to the message and remember how you felt about him on that day.


The Custom Folding Knife: Brass Honcho Engraved Pocket Knife

Is your guy the type who would appreciate a well-crafted folding pocket knife? Well, look no further than this perfect anniversary gift idea! You can have his name engraved on the exotic burlwood handle, and the blade is made of stainless steel.

Before he even gets to the knife, he’ll know that he’s in for something special when he sees the customized wooden gift box that it comes in. With this purchase, you’ll also be supporting a veteran and family owned business!


For the World Travelers: Detailed Scratch-off World Map

Have you and your beloved traveled the world together? Even if you haven’t visited all of the cities on your bucket list, this is a wonderful way to display all of the places you’ve been, and keep an eye on everywhere you intend to go.

The map, which comes with push pins and is available in several different color schemes, is visually attractive and fitting for any wall. It allows you to scratch off up to 10,00 cities, so it’s pretty likely that this is something you’ll be using for a lifetime.

With this gift, you can document endless years of love and travel!


For Keeping Time: Customized Wooden Wall Clock

This customized wooden wall clock, made from sturdy and durable pine, is a nice rustic gift to celebrate 15 years of love and marriage. If your mate is not the type to wear a watch, then this could be a great alternative to the modern gift of a watch.

Each clock is detailed with interlocking hearts, the first names of the happy couple, and the year that they made their union official. Hand stained in an attractive gray finish, he will be proud to display this clock anywhere!


Keeping Up With Tradition: Crystal Roses

Who says that men don’t enjoy flowers? This is an elegant choice for the man who appreciates fine things. And since crystal is the traditional material given to recognize this anniversary, and roses are the associated flower, this is a perfect selection.

Made of crystal chandelier drops, there are two stems anchored in an oak vase, one for each of you who has made your union last. Real flowers are nice, but they eventually die. These flowers, however, will stand the test of time- just like your marriage.


A Piece of History: 50 Caliber Personalized Bullet Pen

Does your husband enjoy rare or uncommon gifts? If so, then you should consider a personalized bullet pen. These pens are real 50 caliber bullets that have been transformed into refillable ink pens. They are expertly constructed in steel, brass and copper, and by purchasing one, you are purchasing a piece of military history.

The engravable case that it comes packaged in can be ordered in natural, dark walnut, or red chestnut finishes.


The Flavor Enhancer: Barbecue Smoker Wood Chip Grill Set

This set enhances the cooking experience for the man who loves to grill. A stainless steel smoker box, specialized thermometer, and three different flavors of smoker wood chips come with this gift set, along with instructions, recipes and hickory smoked sea salt.

The greatest thing about barbecuing with this technique is that you’re adding awesome flavor without adding any calories. When he uses this kit, you’ll swear your food came from a top-notch barbecue joint!


Accessories for the Connoisseur: Wine Opener Gift Set

If he is a lover of wine, this gift will be a major hit! With this set, opening a bottle has never been so easy. The opener removes the cork in six seconds flat, and will open up to 60 bottles before needing to be recharged.

When it is time to recharge it, all he will have to do is put it on the charging base that comes along with the set. The opener also comes with an aerator and mini stoppers to preserve the bottle that you don’t get to finish!


A Crystal Keepsake: Personalized Crystal Heart

A beautiful crystal keepsake on your crystal anniversary will be cherished for years to come. This elegantly crafted and visually stunning gift can be made even more special by adding your personalized message along with his name.

Whether he uses it as a paperweight or a show piece, it is sure to catch the attention of anyone who sees it!


Made in Your Image: Custom Portrait of the Couple in Love

Photographs are wonderful, but an even more thoughtful idea is having a portrait made of you and your mate. All you have to do is send your favorite photo, and a gifted artist will hand draw the image using a digital pen.

Even better, all of this will be done electronically, so you won’t have to wait a long time to receive the finished product. You can choose this gift with the confidence that it’s something he does not already have!


Framing the Perfect Picture: Waterford Crystal Lismore Diamond Frame

This frame is the perfect place to hold your favorite picture of you and your beloved. Made from imported crystal, it is beautifully crafted and it still manages to have a subtly masculine appearance. He may choose to display it in his office, or on the nightstand next to his bed, or even in his man cave.

Wherever he places it, all who pass by it are sure to notice it!


Love in a Different Dimension: Personalized Custom 2D/3D Photo Etched Engraving Crystal H

If you want to take picture display to a new level, then this is the gift that you’ve been looking for! The image of your choice, along with up to 40 characters of personalized text, are placed inside of this stunning and elegant crystal heart so that they appear multi-dimensional.

All you have to do is upload your picture, and skillfully trained technicians will do the rest. When he opens this gift, he will immediately know how much consideration and thoughtfulness you put into celebrating your 15th anniversary!


Your Family History: 15th Anniversary Custom Engraved Established Family Dates Sign

If your family has grown in the last 15 years and you would like to include your children in the gift you make to your love, this wall sign is a wonderful choice. With this sign, you will be able to highlight the day you married, the number of days and months since, and the number of children your union has produced.

It’s a sentimental and visible way to capture your lives together until this point. Available in black maple, cherry, and maple color variations, you can customize it to ensure that it pairs well with any decor!


For the Mixologist: The Galrose Bartender Kit

If your husband fancies himself a bartender, whether professional or amateur, he is sure to love this galvanized iron-rose bartending kit. In addition to the cocktail shaker/martini drink mixer made of iron and stainless steel, this kit also includes a double sided jigger, a Hawthorne cocktail strainer, bottle opener, a long handled bar spoon, and tongs.

There is also a magnetic timber organizer stand so that all of these well-crafted items can be prominently displayed. Whether he is making drinks for the both of you after a long day at work, or hosting a dinner party, these items are sure to come in handy!


For the Book Collector: Sagebrook Home Crystal Bookends

Does your husband have an impressive book collection, and a bit of eccentric taste? For some men, this gift may seem a bit gaudy, but there are others who will love to display these high quality crystal bookends on one of his book shelves.

They are wonderful accent pieces with a clear and stunning appearance, and a fitting tribute to your crystal anniversary.

Conclusion

There are many symbols and traditions associated with this milestone, and couples often incorporate them into their gift giving ideas. The traditional 15th anniversary gift is crystal, which is thought to represent the clear and sparkling love between the the husband and wife. In recent years, however, the more modern gift has become a watch. The watch honors the time you have already invested into your marriage, and the time you will have in the future.

Roses, representing passion, love and perfection, are the flowers typically given for the 15th anniversary. The gemstone is ruby, and the color most associated with this anniversary is red.

Your 15th anniversary is a wonderful milestone in your union, and a testament to love, hard work and commitment. When you give him the gift that you have chosen just for him, you want it to adequately convey your love and how much he means to you.

If you are getting ready to celebrate this great occasion, but have been unsure about what to get, then hopefully this list is a lifesaver! Be sure to spread the wealth and share it with friends and family who are also searching for gift ideas!

Jeannie Price
Jeannie Price
Jeannie Price loves living in San Diego, California. A former teacher and author of a children's book, Jeannie's favorite role is being Mom to her three teenage children. Her passions include spicy chai tea, jogging to fun music and feeling the sand between her toes on a beach.

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