Don't be fooled; the fifth anniversary gift is traditionally wood, which sounds a little boring. But think of the properties of wood, from strength and stability to warmth and growth. Wood starts to sound like the qualities in a pretty good marriage, doesn't it? We've chosen some great 5th anniversary gifts, all spectacular enough to mark five years of life together.
Is a martini glass made without glass still a martini glass? Designer David Rasmussen proposes this paradox with his intoxicating wooden drinkware. He crafts the bowl and the base from black walnut, with a handsome grain that echoes the ripples in your drink. Aside from being beautiful, wood is also a better insulator than glass, and helps to keep cocktails chilled longer.
Housed in a beautiful cedar wood chest, this elevated cooler offers a welcome style upgrade from the ordinary. The handcrafted wooden chest blends in seamlessly with your outdoor entertaining area and has the look of a built-in fixture. Available with optional personalization, it makes a unique gift. Handcrafted of Western red cedar. Elevated for easier access.
A fresh, modern twist on classic designs, our wooden trays are favorites for family meals and relaxed gatherings. Use them for everything from breakfast in bed and lunch on the porch to cocktail-hour appetizers. Sturdy and lightweight, the rustic trays are crafted from mango wood-a tropical hardwood prized for its beautiful color and grain. Natural variations make each tray unique.
Valet box is constructed of a single specimen of bubinga wood, assuring perfect color and matching wood grains. The handsome lid is kewazingo wood, a burled form of bubinga expertly cut to reveal the wood's swirling pattern. Within the valet, the bottom is lined with sapphire-blue fabric for safe-keeping of personal items, while a removable upper tray provides an extra lined compartment.
Mushrooms aren't known for being tough, but don't tell that to your walnuts, almonds and pecans. With its toadstool design, this nutcracker is poised and ready to crack open some nuts and tantalize your taste buds. Handcrafted of sturdy wood, it's finished with artisan, old-world ergonomics that fits your hand and makes nut cracking a new favorite pastime. Exclusively from RedEnvelope.
This sleek folding pocket knife features a contoured handle with a blond wood insert and a 3 1/2" stainless steel blade. Easy opening, it has a nylon pouch and a pocket clip. We laser engrave his 3 initials. Measures 4 1/2"L x 1 5/8"W, opened 8"L. Wood grains will slightly vary.
Dating back to the 15th century, the first holiday ornaments were perishable, usually apples, wafers or other pastries cut into classic shapes. These ornaments, crafted of wood and formed into traditional designs, are a little more lasting. Personalization and festive, eye-catching color finishes make these ornaments a beautiful addition to every tree. Exclusively from RedEnvelope.
Masters of the grill know the secret to preparing a truly sophisticated backyard chef-d'oeuvre entails the perfect mix of wood chips and planking. Complete with all natural rub, these gourmet wooden planks impart a unique, delicate smoked flavor to food without overpowering. Made from rough-hewn cuts, the planks do double duty in delightful presentation when dinner is served.
The perfect gift for people who like to entertain, these clever plates hold plenty of food as well as a drink glass (stemmed, or many non-stemmed glasses fit in the specially grooved space. Each plate can be custom personalized with a monogram in your choice of block, script or curly initial.
A Personal Creations Exclusive! Turn your favorite new baby, wedding or family photo into a handsome accent for your coffee table or dresser. Just upload your digital image and we'll reproduce it on the 4"x4" tile inset that graces the top of our solid wood keepsake box. This unique box features an attractive cherry finish and soft black felt lining.