Fifth Wedding Anniversary Gift Guide: Wooden Gift Ideas

Are you looking for wooden gift ideas for your fifth wedding anniversary? We've got plenty here to inspire you

Personalised wooden cheese board

Are you coming up to your fifth wedding anniversary? Congratulations for being married for half a decade! Did you know that the the traditional gift for a fifth wedding anniversary is wood?


To help you find the perfect wooden anniversary gift for your partner, we’ve rounded up some of the most beautiful wooden gift ideas.

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Wooden Photo Frame – Love Lila Photography


This romantic floral photo frame from Love Lila Photography is a perfect gift for your wedding anniversary – why not choose one of your favourite wedding pictures to put in the frame so it is ready to hang in your home.

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Engraved Oak Coordinates Sign – Winning Works

This oak sign from Winning Works can be engraved with the coordinates of your chosen location, it could be the place you first met, your wedding venue, your first home together or even your honeymoon destination.

Wooden Keepsake Box – Warner’s End

This wooden keepsake box from Warner’s End is the perfect gift for your other half. If you want to make this box extra special then why not fill it with cute keepsakes saved from your past five years of marriage.

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Personalised Chopping Board – The Rustic Dish

Does your partner love cooking up a storm? Give the master chef in your life a personalised wooden chopping board from The Rustic Dish so they can be reminded of the happy times you’ve shared as they cook your dinner.

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A Weekend in the Woods

Stay with us here – why not book a romantic weekend away in a treehouse or camping in the woodlands? Browse our round up of the best woodland wedding venues for inspiration.

A New Bed – Fearne Cotton for Very

After five years of marriage, you might want to give the marital bed a bit of a refresh. You could always go halves with each other and see this as a joint present to yourselves. We love this contemporary looking bed made from white wood, from Fearne Cotton’s collection for Very.

Personalised Cheese Board – Dust and Things

Who doesn’t love cheese? Treat your partner to a personalised cheese board from Dust and Things complete with cheese tools. Give it to them with a selection of cheeses and a nice red wine and plan a cosy night in.

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Heart Plaque – New Look

Show your partner how much you love them with this heart shaped plaque from New Look. It’s perfect if you have shabby chic décor in your home!

‘Our Journey’ Signpost Print – No Ordinary Journey

You’ve been on a journey together, right? So why not symbolise this with a miniature wooden sign post of your relationship from No Ordinary Journey? If you’re being extra fancy commission a full sized one for your garden.

Personalised Wooden Spoons – Auntie Mims

Do you open the freezer and find tubs of batch cooked stews and soups? If you live with someone who loves to cook and prep, treat them to a personalised wooden spoon from Auntie Mims. It’ll make their dishes taste even better!

Wooden Watch – Getting Personal

Yes, you can get a watch made from wood. If your partner loves a good watch, treat them to this wooden one from Getting Personal. You could even get a touching message etched on to the back. It’s eco-friendly and comes in a choice of colours.

Engraved Wooden I Love You Postcard – No Ordinary Gift Company

If you’ve already got a good gift but it doesn’t match the wooden theme, add this personalised wooden postcard from No Ordinary Gift Company which comes engraved with a beautiful ‘I love you’ message to keep it on theme.

Wooden Bench – Homebase

Add to your garden with a lovely wooden bench, like this one from Homebase. Why not personalise it with your names and wedding date so every time you sit outside you’re reminded of your special day?

CD Box – Clouds and Currents

We love the idea of giving your partner a retro personalised wooden CD box from Clouds and Currents. Why not print off your wedding song playlist so you can listen to it again and relive all the emotional moments from your wedding.

Personalised Ruler – Cleancut Wood

We do love a pun here at Hitched so we’re big fans of this personalised wooden ruler from Cleancut Wood that comes with a ‘wood you believe it’ message. It’s the perfect way to mark five years with your other half, if their day to day job or hobby requires a ruler.

Topple Tower – Rex London

If you love a competitive night in around a good old fashioned game, consider treating your partner to a Jenga-like game such as Topple Tower from Rex London! You could write a message on each brick – if you’re feeling cheeky why not write down dares and turn it into a drinking game?

Bottle Box – Sophia Victoria Joy

Buy a bottle of champagne or fancy wine and present it in this beautiful, personalised wooden wine box from Sophia Victoria Joy. It’s made from oak and is lined with silk.

Wooden Flowers – We Are Scamp

Everyone loves receiving flowers, so why not put a twist on it so it works for the tradition and give wooden flowers? You can even personalise these blooms from We Are Scamp.

Personalised Wooden Vase – Letteroom

Go all out and present your wooden flowers in a wooden vase from Letteroom! We love the rustic feel of this one and the cute engraved heart motif.

Personalised Wooden Collar Stiffeners – Maria Allen Boutique

If your husband is a dapper gent, treat him to this personalised wooden collar stiffeners from Maria Allen Boutique. He can wear them every day and keep a treasured gift close to his heart.

Jewellery Box – Oliver Bonas

Jewellery is always a great wedding anniversary gift, but what about a pretty wooden jewellery box to keep it in? We love this pastel toned stacked box from Oliver Bonas.

Engraved Garden Swing – The Oak and Rope Company

Add to your garden with this cute, personalised wooden garden swing from The Oak and Rope Company. It’ll look super cute and if you expand your family your children can play on it too.

Plant Crate – The Gluttonous Gardener

If you have a green-fingered other half, treat them to a plant for their collection and present it beautifully in this personalised wooden plant crate from The Gluttonous Gardener. This one comes with mini Mediterranean trees – ideal if you honeymooned in the Med!

Wooden Jigsaw Keyring – Create Gift Love

Sometimes the smallest gifts are the most treasured. With these wooden jigsaw piece keyrings from Create Gift Love you’ll each have something to keep on your keys that connects you to each other.

Wooden Map – Northern Logic

If you and your partner love to travel, why not treat them to this creative wooden map from Northern Logic to mark your fifth wedding anniversary? Choose where you live, where you met or where you got married as the focal point of the map.

Wooden Initials – Modo Creative

These wooden initials from Modo Creative will look amazing on your mantelpiece or displayed on your bookshelf. You can even personalise them with a message on the front and back of the ampersand.

Bird House – Cuckooland

Does your partner have a passion for nature? Treat them to a cute bird house to encourage feathered friends to make a home for themselves in your garden. We love this fun Orla Kiely bird house from Cuckooland.


Now you’re sorted for your fifth anniversary with a lovely wooden gift, why not browse our guide to wedding anniversaries to prepare for your next one.