Platinum Gifts for Your 20th Wedding Anniversary
We know we won't be the first to wish you well on two whole decades of marriage, but we'll say it anyway: Congratulations! There's no better feeling that reaching a milestone as major as this one. Through life's twists and turns, you and your husband or wife have leaned on, trusted, and remained committed to each other. Now it's time to celebrate. In between the surprise party your extended family has planned and that romantic just-the-two-of-you getaway, find some time to exchange a meaningful gift. Not exactly sure how to find a present that matches the moment? Luckily, there's a year-by-year anniversary present protocol to help you on your search. Enter platinum, the gift of choice for the 20th year of marriage.
We can see why the metal is the go-to. It's refined, impossibly elegant, and incredibly luxe, all of which mean it's special enough for this particular celebration. To make the shopping process as smooth as possible, we rounded up a few of our favorite contemporary items that are sure to impress your husband or wife. Looking to splurge in the name of two whole decades of wedded bliss? Consider upgrading your leading lady's wedding band by taking a visit to Cartier. If you're searching for the perfect little something for him, consider a sleek ballpoint pen that he'll use for drafting love letters or a bottle a bottle of Johnnie Walker Platinum Label (we're all for getting creative!).
However you choose to signify the occasion, one of these next-level, elegant presents will only add to your anniversary's merriment. Ready to discover all of these platinum and platinum-inspire offerings for yourself? Click through for all of the 20th wedding anniversary gift inspiration you'll need.
You'll never find another tea pot quite like this one. Inspired by Florentine palace architecture, this platinum-accented piece looks it's been handed down generation after generation—it has that family heirloom elegance.
Deshoulières "Arcades" Teapot, $520, jungleeny.com
Have you already upgraded her engagement ring? Gift her a new wedding band, instead. This platinum band, studded with three diamonds, is a foolproof (and majorly luxe) choice.
Cartier "1895" Wedding Band, $1,760, cartier.com
Everything about this two-tone metallic bag screams futuristic. The best part? The straps are adjustable.
Bao Bao Issey Miyake Two-Tone Tote, $1,125, saksfifthavenue.com
Add this woodsy, musky, and masculine scent to his cologne rotation.
Chanel "Platinum Égoïste" Eau de Toilette, from $75, saksfifthavenue.com
Introduce her to her new go-with-everything date-night heels.
Stuart Weitzman "Nudist" Heels, $398, neimanmarcus.com
The wavy platinum accents on these dinner plates were inspired by Old-World silk cords.
L'Objet "Corde" Charger Plate, $350, l-objet.com
This silvery piece isn't just pretty (we're loving the floral embroidery and alluring mesh panels!)—thanks to its wireless construction, it's comfy, too.
Fleur Du Mal "Lily" Lace Bra, $148, intermixonline.com
This bottle of Scotch has been aged for nearly as long as you've been married (18 years!).
Johnnie Walker "Platinum Label" Scotch, $89.99, totalwine.com
Simple, stunning, and utterly timeless, these classic studs—from a classic brand—are the ultimate add to her jewelry collection.
Tiffany & Co. "Solitaire" Diamond Earrings, from $1,200, tiffany.com
Platinum rod edges and spherical corners lend a modern vibe to this sleek frame.
William Yeoward Classic Frame, $275, bergdorfgoodman.com
He'll use this streamlined pen for just about everything, from signing contracts to writing love letters.
Montblanc "StarWalker Urban Spirit" Ballpoint Pen, $415, montblanc.com
A simple white pillar candle will look polished and contemporary in this smoky gray holder, topped with a platinum-toned band.
Ethan Allen Hurricane Candle Holder, $159, ethanallen.com
This porcelain and platinum candle's subtle medieval design—and its apt name—make it the perfect add to a book-filled home study.
L'Objet "Bibliotheque" Candle, $104, amara.com
If your current china has seen better days, swap out the old for this new platinum-detailed set, complete with everything you need for holiday hosting.
Martha Stewart Collection 34-Piece Entertaining Set, $199.99, macys.com
The platinum-toned Art Deco-inspired pattern on this change tray was modeled after the floor of Hèrmes' flagship store. It's the perfect add to her nightstand, where it'll serve as a chic wedding band and engagement ring catch-all.
Hermès "Mosaïque Au 24" Change Tray, $710, barneys.com