30th wedding anniversary gift ideas

The 30th anniversary is linked with several themes, and you can find them described here. Either adhere to conventions or combine colors, items and themes to create a gift that is entirely unique and memorable.

Diamonds and pearls for 30th anniversaryTraditional Gift Theme: Pearl

Pearls are a symbol of wisdom, purity, honesty, integrity, charity and innocence.

Modern Gift Theme: Diamond

The diamond is a symbol of affection and strength, and when given as an anniversary gift, it represents eternal love and fiery passion. A diamond reflects wisdom, balance, abundance and clarity, and a lasting marriage of 30 years must be as durable and beautiful as any diamond.

Flower: Lily; Sweet Pea

** Alternatively, a green rose is suitable, in representation of the color that symbolizes this anniversary. 

Lilies represent honor, beauty, devotion, purity, wealth, innocence and majesty. As a couple celebrating this anniversary year have grown and aged in each other's arms, their commitment has never wavered.

Sweet peas have a meaning of enduring pleasure and bliss.

Gemstone: Pearl

Substitute: Diamond; Jade

Color: Green

Some Popular Traditional Ideas for Gifts

• Pearl jewelry such as a bracelet, necklace, earrings or ring

 Popular Modern Gift Ideas

• Jewelry decorated with diamonds

• Jade jewelry as the alternate gemstone linked to the thirtieth year of marriage

• Light-Green Glazed Eternity Rose or the Dark-Green Glazed Eternity Rose representing the colour green linked to the 30th year of marriage

• Gifts with a floral theme involving sweet peas or lilies such as an art print, perfume, scented candle or plant

• A bouquet of fresh sweet peas or lilies


Here is a video of our Light-Green Glazed Eternity Rose

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