If you are soon to reach your eighth wedding anniversary then congratulations! After eight years of marriage you will be feeling pretty strong - which is why bronze makes the perfect traditional anniversary gifts. Alternatively the modern eighth wedding anniversary is linen and lace - something delicate that if looked after can last a lifetime.
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Bronze Wedding Anniversary Gifts
As the traditional eighth wedding anniversary gift, a bronze inspired gift is a classic way to celebrate eight years of marriage. Bronze is made by tin and copper being mixed together to create a strong finished product and we think that’s a lovely sentiment for your marriage.
Bronze and Copper Cufflinks - Gracie Collins
These bronze initial cufflinks from Gracie Collins make the perfect bronze anniversary gift that can be treasured forever. They can be personalised with your partner’s initials and we love that they are subtle enough that they can be worn day to day as a subtle reminder of your special anniversary.
Brushed Bronze Fire Pit - John Lewis
If you love the idea of cosy nights in your garden wrapped in a blanket under the stars and keeping warm around the fire then this brushed bronze fire pit from John Lewis can make that romantic dream come true. You get matching fire pit tools included and it comes with a protective mesh cover.
Bronze Metal Letter Hooks - Letter Room
These bronze metal letter hooks from Letter Room are a perfect daily reminder of your happy eight years together. Get them in both of your initials so they can sit side by side at your front door.
Moon Tide Time Clocks - Climemet
This gorgeous set of moon, tide and time clocks from Climemet can be personalised with a few special words on a plaque. At a glance you can see one clock that stays the time, one telling you the tide and one that shows what phase the moon is at. We think it’s a beautiful sentimental gift for the one you love.
Bronze Photo Frame - John Lewis
This beautiful bronze photo frame from John Lewis has six spaces so you can choose some of your favourite moments over the past eight years to frame and hang in your home as a special reminder of all the happy times you have had together.
Bronze Wedding Anniversary Card - Miss Shelley Designs
Never underestimate the power of a special card - it shows you have taken thought and time out of your day to think of someone else. If you are looking for the perfect eighth anniversary card then we love this style from Miss Shelley Designs, it comes blank inside so you can write your own romantic message.
Fossil Navy and Bronze Watch - John Lewis
If you are looking for a special gift for the man in your life then this Fossil navy and bronze watch from John Lewis will be a perfect choice. You have the nod to the traditional eighth anniversary gift of bronze along with the romantic notion of time. We think this is a perfect gift for celebrating eight happy years together.
PlayStation Metallic Skin - Vinyl Revolution
For a fun gift that will make the gamer in your life smile, this bronze metallic skin from Vinyl Revolution will turn any PlayStation 4 into the perfect bronze gift. If they don’t already have a PlayStation 4 and you’re feeling generous then you can pick one up for under £250 from John Lewis.
Bronze Round Mirror - The Forest and Co
This gorgeous bronze mirror from The Forest and Co will be a beautiful gift and the perfect addition to any dressing table. The bronze frame also means it’s in-keeping with a traditional eighth wedding anniversary gift.
Linen and Lace Wedding Anniversary Gifts
Bronze gifts just not your thing? Then linen and lace are the modern alternatives. These are delicate fabrics but when looked after they can last a lifetime - much like a marriage.
Linen Duvet Set - Marks and Spencer
Some luxurious bedding will be a thoughtful gift that your other half will love. We adore this simple and elegant set from Marks and Spencer, it would make the perfect linen anniversary gift.
Lace Two Tone Necklace - Arabelle Brusan
This gold and black lace inspired necklace from Arabelle Brusan is an ideal gift if you want a nod to the lace theme but not to take it too literally! A piece of extra special jewellery will be an anniversary gift that can become a family heirloom.
Personalised Cushion - Letterfest
This supersoft personalised cushion from Letterfest is made from delicate suede and features a gorgeous lace pattern. You can then personalise the centre of the cushion with a romantic message or your names and wedding date.
Jo Malone Lace Etched Candle - John Lewis
Add a romantic ambience to your living space with a gorgeous glowing candle. This red roses Jo Malone candle from John Lewis comes in a beautiful lace etched glass to make it even more special. This lace design is available with a range of delicious scents so you can choose your favourite.
If you are looking for some romantic words to write in your anniversary card then don’t miss our favourite romantic quotes.