what are the different wedding anniversary gifts and meanings?

February 3, 2013 | By

Question by Debbie C: what are the different wedding anniversary gifts and meanings?
i've heard the first one is paper i'm not sure what they are and what they stand for but i am curious

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Answer by wnw29405
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wedding_anniversary

This site shall help u lots!

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Hopefully you feel like you know me a bit better :) If you actually watched that whole video, i love you more than lunch. :) So im not just a pretty face. HA. JKS. I LOVE YOUR SHOULDERS. (the left one more). A Diamond Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 75th anniversary, but only the 60th anniversary in the case of a monarch (eg length of time a monarch has reigned).[1] Traditionally, the diamond jubilee or anniversary of a person was also on the 75th anniversary. This changed with the diamond jubilee of the English Queen Victoria's reign. There was considerable national unrest when Queen Victoria largely withdrew from public life after her husband's death in 1861. It was decided to bring the diamond jubilee forward to the 60th anniversary on 22 June, 1897. The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, celebrated on 2 June, 2012, was only the second in the country's history.[2] A Golden Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 50th anniversary. A Silver Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 25th anniversary. The anniversary celebrations can be of a wedding anniversary, ruling anniversary or anything that has completed a 25 year mark. Silver Jubilee is followed by Golden Jubilee. A Platinum Jubilee is a celebration held to mark an anniversary. Among monarchies it usually refers to a 70th year anniversary [1]. For example, in 2022, Queen Elizabeth II could celebrate her Platinum Jubilee (at the age of 95 years and 292 days old) in the United Kingdom and the rest of the ...
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Comments (5)

  1. peilthetraveler

    1st is paper
    2nd cotton
    3rd leather
    4th linen
    5th wood
    6th iron
    7th wool
    8th bronze
    9th copper
    10th tin
    11th steel
    12th silk
    13th lace
    14th ivory
    15th crystal
    17th turquoise
    20th china
    25th silver jubilee
    30th pearl
    35th coral (or jade)
    40th sapphire
    50th golden jubilee
    55th emerald
    60th diamond jubilee
    65th blue sapphire
    70th platinum Jubilee
    75th diamond wedding anniversary
    80th oak wedding anniversay (i know its like wtf? right?)

    its supposed to go that the longer you are married the more precious the material associated with it.

    Gotta feel sorry for the 80th anniversary folks. I guess when you are that old, you are just hoping for an oak box to be buried in.

    *edit* Bah the guy above me is a cheater, he didnt spend the time to type it all out Plus his list is incomplete. It only goes to 75! and he is missing #17 too. I should get the best answer :)

  2. Tell It Like It Is!

    Here is a list of modern and traditional gifts for wedding anniversaries.
    Anniversary Year Traditional Modern
    1 Paper Clocks
    2 Cotton China
    3 Leather Crystal, Glass
    4 Linen or Silk Appliances
    5 Wood Silverware
    6 Iron Wood
    7 Wool or Copper Desk Sets
    8 Bronze Linens, lace
    9 Pottery or China Leather
    10 Tin or Aluminum Diamond
    11 Steel Fashion Jewelry
    12 Silk Pearl, Coloured Gems
    13 Lace Textiles, Furs
    14 Ivory Gold Jewelry
    15 Crystal Watches
    20 China Platinum
    25 Silver Sterling Silver
    30 Pearl Diamond
    35 Coral or Jade Jade
    40 Ruby Ruby
    45 Sapphire Sapphire
    50 Gold Gold
    55 Emerald Emerald
    60 Diamond Diamond

  3. M B

    15 matching automatic weapons.

    25 ointment

    30 vouchers for organ transplants

  4. liebedich85

    Here is a wonderful link that explains anniversary 1-100! Hope this helps!

    http://marriage.about.com/cs/anniversaries/a/wedannivideas.htm

  5. SubJ

    There is no substitute for real feelings.