Steel Gifts for Your 11th Wedding Anniversary
If there's anything that 11 years of marriage has taught you, it's that your relationship is stronger than you ever thought it would be. Whether you're raising your children, supporting each other through career changes, or navigating a big move, there's a lot of life happening around you—and you two have stuck together through it all. A marriage that rock-solid deserves to be celebrated with a gift that's nearly as strong. That's why it makese perfect sense that this anniversary is traditionally honored with presents made of steel. Don't think there are items luxe or special enough to match the occasion? Think again.
We've curated an elevated list of anniversary-worthy steel presents that's sure to impress your longtime partner. Have they developed a passion for collecting rare wines? A tried-and-true compact wine cellar is a winning choice—as is an infallible bottle opener that'll be there when it's time to uncork something special. If caffeine is more their drink of choice, you can't go wrong with an at-home latte machine and a set of sleek espresso cups that are sure to make your breakfast coffee dates even better (we're all for presents that benefit the both of you!). Of course, we haven't forgotten your favorite cook. Gift them new pots and pans (and a new cutting knife!) to make their culinary process even smoother. Pair new supplies with a new silverware set that'll make eating even more enjoyable.
These thoughtful, next-level items do more than pay homage to your 11-year-long relationship. They'll delight the love of your life, whatever they're into. Click through to discover the best steel anniversary gifts that'll make you spouse of the year.
This skillet, sauce pan, sauté pan, and knife set will surely revamp your spouse's current set of kitchen goods, which has probably seen some wear.
Brigade Kitchen "The Set" Kitchen Tools, $260, brigadekitchen.com
You can give your wife this vase to house the luxe bouquet you've picked up for the occasion, too.
Alessi Stainless Steel Flower Vase, $410, saksfifthavenue.com
You'll relive your first dance through this modern speaker, which will look right at home with the rest of your industrial-inspired décor.
Houzz Tube Audio Speaker in "Brass," $119, houzz.com
Pots and Pans
If your love's favorite Bolognese sauce pan has seen its final days, it's time for a revival. This master set will hook them up with virtually any cooking vessel they'll ever need.
All-Clad Stainless 10-Piece Set, $705, all-clad.com
Matte Black Cutlery
It's the beginning of a new era, so why not swap out your wedding registry cutlery with something futuristic, cool, and impossibly sleek?
Hune Flatware Set in "Titanium Matt Black," $252, us.amara.com
If you're searching for silverware that's a little daintier, this hammered stainless-steel set is the definition of elegant.
Native & Co. Hammered Cutlery, from $13, nativeandco.com
Store all of your favorite whites and rosés in this compact cooler, which holds up to eight bottles.
Cuisinart "Private Reserve" Wine Cellar, $160, saksfifthavenue.com
The magic to this clever money clip? It doubles as a USB.
Cufflinks Inc. Brushed Silver 8GB USB Flash Drive Money Clip, $80, neimanmarcus.com
Half marble, half steel, this phone case is sure to protect his phone and look good doing it.
Native Union Marble iPhone 7 Plus Case, $80, saksfifthavenue.com