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During a previous article, we talked about charming, inexpensive spins on traditional wedding day guidelines. This month, we're back to round out the next cluster of anniversaries. In the odd chance that you're looking to buy several decades worth of anniversary gifts in advance this week, we've got you covered. Otherwise, take a look at some fun ways to show your partner that you're thinking of them without breaking the bank. 

11th Anniversary: Steel


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Get a head start on any disagreements about the dishwasher with this handy steel magnet! If you want to dive into the metaphor on this one, you could say that this magnet represents a reminder of your ability to communicate important things in a relationship in order to accomplish important things in life. Either way, this will save you the trouble of accidentally pulling a dirty coffee mug out of the dishwasher, and avoiding a tragedy like that is priceless. 

15th Anniversary: Crystal


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Turn your backyard into a magical domain with these crystal lawn lights! There are few things more innately romantic than just spending a late-summer evening outside while watching the sunset as the gentle glow of garden lights paint the world around you. Even better, these lights are solar rechargeable, so you won't have to worry about finagling any cords or wires once you've found the perfect spot for them!

20th Anniversary: Porcelain


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Although just the vase of porcelain, the sheer charm of this guilded rose is enough to compeltely avoid any discussions about the topical definitions about any anniversary ceramics. These beautiful roses are dipped in gold and preserved in a complex process that takes jewelers a full four days of work. There's something alluring about being able to celebrate 20 full years together by making a rose that will never wilt into a permanent fixture in your home.

25th Anniversary: Silver (or Iron)


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A custom sign like this shows that your house isn't just a home, it's an institution. Like, in the esteemed, established way. Not the other way. Hopefully. 

Regardless, these custom signs are available in a wide variety of sizes and metal textures, making it an excellent fixture for your home. 

30th Anniversary: Pearl


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This set of matching pearls has it all. It's a quirky, thoughtful, and affordable way to show your partner that you're thinking of them. Meaningful anniversary gifts aren't always just about grand, expensive gestures, they're about reminding your partner how special they are. Sometimes, the best way to do that is with something so cheerful and cheesy that they can't help but crack a grin.

Can you think of any other interesting takes on these traditional anniversary gifts? Let us know in the comments!