Tenth anniversary gift ideas
Celebrate a decade of marriage with these traditional and modern tenth anniversary gifts
What is the traditional tenth anniversary gift?
The tenth wedding anniversary, also referred to as the tin anniversary, is traditionally symbolised by a gift of tin as it represents the durability and flexibility required for a long and loving marriage.
What is the modern tenth anniversary gift?
You might perhaps be more familiar with diamond being the gift of the 60th wedding anniversary, but the modern gift for your tenth anniversary is also diamonds, often more specifically diamond jewellery. A decade together is the first big milestone, so what better way to symbolise that time than with a material that represents resilience, durability and beauty?
Whether you're partner would prefer a present of tin or diamond jewellery for your tenth anniversary, here are a few traditional and modern gift ideas to get you started...
5 traditional tenth anniversary gifts
Tin 10th Anniversary Sundial® Gift
Useful and sentimental, this commemorative sundial is handmade in the UK. Embellished with your wedding date and the year of your 10 year celebration, it's the perfect tin anniversary gift.
Buy Tin 10th Anniversary Sundial® Gift from The Metal Foundry (£59.95)
Merry Go Round Musical Biscuit Tin
This beautiful, brightly coloured biscuit tin is a great take on the traditional tenth anniversary gift. Why not fill it with your partner's favourite treats for a tasty anniversary offering?
Buy Merry Go Round Musical Biscuit Tin from Fortnum & Mason (£25)
Gin In A Tin Gift Set
If your other half is more of a drinker, this gin in a tin gift set will be happily received. Inside you'll find ten different G&Ts to sample, one for every year you've been married.
Buy Gin In A Tin Gift Set from Foda Box (£48)
Tin Wedding Rose
Just because the theme for ten years of marriage is tin doesn't mean you have to be too literal. This rose plant is a lovely gift, and though it might not be made of tin, it is labelled with the theme, so that counts, right?
Buy Tin Wedding Rose from Gardeners Dream (£23.99)
Pink & Classic Champagne Truffles Tin
Married to someone with a sweet tooth? Treat them to some luxury truffles – these pink and champagne treats come in a sweet tin that can be kept and reused.
Buy Pink & Classic Champagne Truffles Tin from Hotel Chocolat (£20)
5 modern tenth anniversary gifts
Tiffany Victoria Earrings
Tiffany is a classic company when it comes to diamond jewellery, and these stunning studs make an elegant tenth anniversary gift.
Buy Tiffany Victoria Earrings from Tiffany (£9,875)
Monica Vinader Riva Mini Kite Diamond Pendant Charm
If your partner prefers a necklace, this diamond pendant charm from Monica Vinader is a timeless style. Add to an existing chain, or choose one of the beautiful options on offer.
Buy Monica Vinader Riva Mini Kite Diamond Pendant Charm from John Lewis (£115)
Cartier D'Amour Bracelet
Simple and classy, this delicate chain bracelet is part of Cartier's diamond collection, and is available in white gold or yellow gold, depending on your spouse's preference.
Buy Cartier D'Amour Bracelet from Cartier (£1,020)
Sapphire And Diamond White Gold Ring
Ten years of marriage is quite the milestone, so why not mark it with a beautiful ring? This statement sapphire is surrounded by a halo of diamonds, perfect for your tenth anniversary!
Buy Sapphire And Diamond White Gold Ring from The Diamond Store London (£435)
Lucky Clover Classic Gigi Diamond Bead Necklace
For something a bit different and less traditional in style, this diamond and bead necklace is a wonderful choice, and the addition of a clover means this piece could be your partners new good luck charm!
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Buy Lucky Clover Classic Gigi Diamond Bead Necklace from Liberty London (£585)
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