From luxury candles to silver serving bowls, check out below the best 16th wedding anniversary gifts for both the traditional wax gift or the more modern silver holloware.
Wax Gifts for the 16th Anniversary
Luxury Scented Soy Jar Candle
Give the gift of luxury with one of Amazon’s most top-rated candles, this Lulu Candles Luxury Scented Soy Jar Candle. This candle is made with eco-friendly soy wax and is vegan, paraben-free, and cruelty-free. It comes in a variety of scents and comes in 6 and 9 ounce sizes.
Personalized Calendar Scented Candle
This Personalized Calendar Scented Candle offers a great way to commemorate your anniversary date. Each candle can be customized with your names and your anniversary calendar date. Choose between a 16 oz or 9 oz candle that is hand-poured soy wax.
Wax Seal Stamp Kit
This Wax Seal Stamp Kit comes with everything you need to create a perfect wax seal. Cut wax blocks and melt them with the included spoon and tea candles then pour melted wax in the desired place and stamp onto the wax in several seconds, creating a perfect seal.
Photo Frame Electric Candle Wax Warmer
For a personalized ‘wax’ themed gift, give your spouse this Photo Frame Electric Candle Wax Warmer. This wax melt warmer can melt a variety of waxes like a traditional wax warmer, but can be customized on all four sides thanks to removable panels to slide your pictures in between. The lamp can be adjusted from low to medium to high by a dimmer switch on the black cord. This will adjust the light as well as the scent strength.
La Jolie MUSE Large Glass Jar Candle
Another highly rated, luxury candle is this La Jolie MUSE Large Glass Jar Candle. This 19.04 oz candle comes in three different scents Marine Breeze, Spruce, and Dark Berries & Bergamot. The candles can sustain for up to 90 hours of burn time, bringing you a long lasting sensory journey with 100% natural soy wax that is vegan, cruelty and paraben-free and biodegradable.
Candle Maker Kit
Give the gift of something you can do together with this Candle Maker Kit. You and your spouse can make beautiful, fragrant candles with this safe, clean, candle-making machine. You can even add essential oils or dried flowers for an elegant, creative candle perfect for any occasion.
This kit includes 3 lbs. of paraffin wax, 72-inches of cotton wick, 3 candle rubber stoppers, pigment (red, yellow, blue, white), 3 candle molds with base, 3 metal rods, a color mixing chart and easy-to-read multi-lingual instructions.
Beeswax Reusable Food Wraps
For a cute gift that also comes in handy, try these Beeswax Reusable Food Wraps. The wraps are made from organic cotton, organic jojoba oil, ethically harvested beeswax, and tree resin. They are also biodegradable, sustainable, and a natural alternative to plastic wraps.
The package comes in 3 different sizes, including 2 small-sized (7 x 8 inches), 3 medium-sized (10 x 11 inches), and 2 large-sized (13 x 14 inches).
Personalized Scented Soy Candle
This Personalized Scented Soy Candle comes in 8oz and 16oz sizes and is easy to personalize with a wide range of fragrances and 20 gorgeous font styles for any name, message, quote or short sentence. Lids can also be personalized at no additional cost. They are hand made and designed in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Guitar Amp Candle
For your spouse who is also a musician, gift them this Guitar Amp Candle. This hand-poured candle offers a custom blend of leather and Cuban tobacco wax. It is an 11 oz candle and comes in an aluminum enclosure that is designed to look like a guitar amp.
Custom Monogram Candle
This Custom Monogram Candle is customized with your first initials and the initial of your last name. They’re made in 12 oz glass jars with tin covers, that are great for keeping candles fresh, aromatic and dust-free in between uses. They are made from 100% soy wax, with no paraffin fillers as well.
Organic Beeswax Lip Balm Set
For a spouse that loves lip balm or self care, try this Organic Beeswax Lip Balm Set by art naturals. These balms are formulated with beeswax, and infused with Aloe, Coconut, Jojoba and Sunflower oils to smooth and silken lips naturally without chemicals or parabens.
Choose between a pack of 3 or 6 of the following flavors: Island Coconut, Passion Pitaya, Mango Papaya, Hibiscus Blossom, Grapefruit Tonic, and Eucalyptus Mint.
Beard Grooming Kit w/Beard Mustache Wax
This Beard Grooming Kit w/Beard Mustache Wax would make a unique twist on the traditional ‘wax’ gift for your 16th anniversary for your husband who has, or is trying to grow out, his beard. This kit aims to assist the user in softening the beard, regulating the skin, and in growing the beard. It even is supposed to make the beard thicker.
It includes a Beard Shampoo, Beard Wax, Beard Oil, Beard Balm, Brush, Comb, Scissor, Storage Bag and e-Book.
These Brew Candles are a perfect gift for just about anyone who has ever enjoyed a beer or cider. But it’s also great for people who simply enjoy great scents, artisan candles, and fun American-made goods. They are 8oz, made from a soy wax blend with a lead-free wick, and have a 40+ hour burn time.
Scents include: Breakfast Beer Stout, Bourbon Whiskey, Hard Cider, Hoppy IPA, Vintage Porter, and Vintage Merlot.
Wax Warmer & Wax Melts Gift Kit
This Wax Warmer & Wax Melts Gift Kit comes with everything you need to get started to start burning wax at home. Kits include a Wax Warmer (your choice of design), three 2 Oz. pouches of soy wax melts (6 Oz. total of your choice mix), and a “no-scrape” silicone wax melt dish. Scent packs range from Citrus to Coffee to Spa.
Armor All Car Wash and Cleaner Kit
For a car-related twist on the ‘wax’ gift, gift this Armor All Car Wash and Cleaner Kit. The kit includes four proven Armor All products: 10 fl. oz. Original Protectant; 16 fl. oz. Ultra Shine Wash & Wax ; 20 fl. oz. Tire Foam Protectant; and, Glass Wipes (25 count).
Scented Aromatherapy Candles Set
This Scented Aromatherapy Candles Set includes four scents: Cedar Teakwood, Sweet Grapefruit, Mimurhyl (Amber Sandalwood), and Fresh Rose. These candles deliver a consistent fragrance experience from beginning to end and last for approximately 20 hours per 3.5oz candle. Candle size. 2.7 inches high x 2.3 inches deep.
Hot Sauce Gift Set
For the hot sauce lover, this Hot Sauce Gift Set offers a twist on the 16th anniversary wax material. This set includes four 5 oz bottles of all natural ghost pepper and scorpion hot sauces that are wax sealed and feature unique artwork that warns of the impending heat contained within. Flavors include: Bhut Kisser, El Humo , Red Tail Trinidad Moruga Scorpion, and Wicked Tickle XXX.
Traditional Initial Alphabet Wax Seal Stamp
This Traditional Initial Alphabet Wax Seal Stamp makes a fun and classic wax themed idea. You’ll get one wax stamp seal with a wooden handle that comes custom with any letter you choose (the first letter of your last name would be a great choice). Impression Area: Diameter 0.99 inch.
Mosaic Glass Wax Warmer
For a beautiful gift that doubles as home décor, gift this Mosaic Glass Wax Warmer. These handcrafted wax warmers are made of a beautiful array of mosaic glass and measure 5.1 x 5.1 x 5.9 inches.
Citronella Scented Candles
Long gone can be the days of stinky, chemical-smelling citronella candles. Surprise your spouse with these Citronella Scented Candles. These citronella candles are made with 100% natural soy wax with natural lemongrass citronella essential oil. Each set includes a four pack of jarred candles measuring 3.5 oz each. Each candle can also burn up to 25 – 30 hours and can be used in and outdoors.
Medieval Playing Cards with Unique Wax Seal
For your spouse that loves to play card games, these Medieval Black Playing Cards with Unique Wax Seal would make a unique gift idea. The elegant hand-illustrated designs with the high quality precision printing makes these cards a game-changer for poker or game night. They look stunning with the red wax-replica seal and period-authentic thicker card stock.
Luxury Candles Gift Set with Crystals Inside
Gift your spouse the gifts of health, wealth, and luck with this Luxury Candles Gift Set with Crystals. The scented candles are made with natural soy wax, natural crystals and natural flowers. The three fragrances are White Jasmine & Mint, Jasmine & Pomegranate, and Vanilla & Tweed respectively with a natural crystal in each, including Citrine, Amethyst and Green Aventurine.
Silver Holloware Anniversary Gifts
Swallowtail Butterfly Nut Dish
This Swallowtail Butterfly Nut Dish is handcrafted from 100% recycled aluminum and is designed by Michael Updike. It measures 6 inches long x 8.25 inches wide x 1.5 inches high.
Slanted Stainless Steel Champagne & Wine Holder
This Slanted Stainless Steel Champagne & Wine Holder has an insulated design that prevents messy condensation and the stylish slant complements any décor. It helps keep your bottles chilled, but can also be used to serve your favorite salad or a delicious fruit mix, pasta dishes, desserts or snacks. It measures 17.5 x 17.5 x 6 inches.
Silver Plated Sugar Bowl
For a beautifully unique gift, purchase this Silver Plated Sugar Bowl. This beautifully ornate dish is crafted with quality materials and decorated with authentic precision cut crystals that enhance the beautiful design. It can hold anything from sugars to honey.
Silver Plated Water Pitcher
This elegant Silver Plated Water Pitcher will help upgrade your title to host of the year with this quality silver plated serveware. It has a capacity for 64 oz.
Stainless-Steel Kitchen Utensil Set
This 10-piece Stainless-Steel Kitchen Utensil Set would be a great silver gift idea for the cook in your family. The set is made of nonstick stainless-steel utensils that includes a basting spoon, a slotted spoon, a square slotted turner, a ladle, a skimmer spoon, a potato masher, a whisk, a spaghetti spoon, and tongs, in addition to a sleek utensil holder to keep it all organized.
Stainless Steel Rotation Fruit Bowl
For a beautiful piece of art that is also useful, gift your spouse this Stainless Steel Rotation Fruit Bowl. This decorative fruit bowl is designed to display your fruit, but is also an excellent centerpiece decoration. It can even fold up tightly for storage. It is made of food grade stainless steel as well and measures 13.7 x 13.7 x 7.9 inches when fully opened.
Stainless Steel Salad Bowl
This Stainless Steel Salad Bowl is the perfect mix of functionality and stylish décor. This stainless steel serving bowl features a unique wave design that goes great with any elegant tablescape and is accompanied by stainless steel silver servers. The bowl measures 10 inches in diameter and 6 inches in depth.
Stainless Steel Chilling Stone Ice Balls
These Stainless Steel Chilling Stone Ice Balls chills drinks without diluting your whiskey, vodka, or other liqueur drinks. The drink will remain a cool temperature and the flavor will not be affected thanks to the stainless steel construction.
Stainless Steel Beer Mug
For a unique, yet useful gift, try this Stainless Steel Beer Mug. This mug is a stainless steel double walled mug that can be used for beer, coffee or cocktails. It keeps your cold beer colder for longer and your hot coffee or cocoa nice and warm. It’s also dishwasher safe and can be placed in the freezer until you’re ready for a nice cold beer. Can hold 14 oz.
Silver Plated Tray with Handles
For a beautiful new serving piece, gift this Silver Plated Tray with Handles. The tray measures 16 inches by 12 inches and includes handles to make it more easily functional and useful. The tray would be great for a variety of serving uses from food to candles to snacks.
Stainless Steel Insulated Whiskey Rocks Glasses
This set of two Stainless Steel Insulated Whiskey Rocks Glasses is made of the highest quality food grade stainless steel, meaning these elegant rocks glasses keep your spirits at the right temperature and minimizes ice melt. They are also lightweight and unbreakable and are designed with a thin rim to maximize the flavor of your spirit and to create a more enjoyable cocktail drinking experience. They hold 11 fluid oz each.
Stainless Steel Bowls
This set of Stainless Steel Bowls is made of heavy duty 18/8 stainless steel, which has no chemical odor, is Eco-Friendly, and is BPA Free. Each bowl has a 13-ounce capacity and is 2.5 inches in height, 4.5 inches in width, and 3oz in weight. The set comes with five bowls and can range in capacity from 13 to 18 to 30 ounces.
Stainless Steel Unbreakable Wine Glasses
This set of four Stainless Steel Unbreakable Wine Glasses is great for an evening in or when you’re on the go. They are made of fine grade stainless steel, which makes them break-proof. These cups will not absorb flavors or stain and will help bring out the flavor and aromas of your favorite wines or cocktails and can hold 18 oz of liquid.
Kissing Salt & Pepper Shakers
For a unique gift, try these Kissing Salt & Pepper Shakers. The clean, elegantly flared shape of the Kissing Salt & Pepper Shakers is enough to catch the eye, but the fact that they “kiss” captures the heart. Each shaker features flat planes at the top and bottom where the two seem to meld as one. They are made of Nambé alloy and measure 5 inches high x 1.75 inches wide.
Kate Spade Grace Avenue Ring Holder
The Kate Spade Grace Avenue Ring Holder is a great addition to your kitchen so that wedding and other rings have a safe space to rest while your spouse is busy cooking or serving in the kitchen. It is made of silverplate zinc alloy and measures 3.5 inches in diameter.
Hammered Mint Julep Cup
For a delicious treat, gift this Hammered Mint Julep Cup. This large, stainless steel cup features a hammered design and has a capacity of 12 ounces.
Pebble Handled Tray
The Pebble Handled Tray features a sleek rounded shape that makes it a timeless addition to your collection. With built in handles, carrying the tray from prep-station to the dining table is a breeze. It measures 14 inches long x 8 inches wide.
Handmade Stainless Steel Decorative Bowl
This beautiful Handmade Stainless Steel Decorative Bowl is the ultimate addition to your table top decoration and would make an excellent gift. It is 8 inches in diameter and is hand crafted from stainless steel.
Set of Silver Hammered Trays
This Set of Silver Hammered Trays is a great way to combine style and functionality in your kitchen. They are made of hammered steel and are built to last. The large tray measures 16 x 8 inches while the medium tray measures 12 x 6 inches. They also easily stack for easy storage.
Antique Beer Stein
This Antique Beer Stein comes in at a heavy 20 ounces. It comes silver plated in an antique style and measures 5 inches tall x 4.25 inches wide at the bottom.
Nickel Round Hammered Metal Jute Tie Bowl Set
This Nickel Round Hammered Metal Jute Tie Bowl Set features a unique hammered metal texture, and their nickel finish allows them to look great in any home. They come in a set of 4 and measures 4.25 inches round x 2.5 inches high.
Nambe Butterfly Bowl
A beautiful gift idea for silver holloware includes this Nambe Butterfly Bowl. This small bowl celebrates both form and function. Aesthetically pleasing to the eye, the elongated sides gracefully reach upward like wings to create its simple, elegant curves and can be used for decoration or to hold a variety of foods. Capacity 6 oz. and measures 4 inches long.
Unique 16th Anniversary Gifts
16 Years Football Anniversary T-Shirt
The 16 Years Football Anniversary T-Shirt comes in men’s and women’s sizing as well as a variety of colors ranging from black to dark heather. It would be great for football season!
16 Year Wedding Anniversary Necklace
The 16 Year Wedding Anniversary Necklace features a heart pendant with a 16 in the bottom of the design. The necklace is polished to a shine and features a modern design hanging from a sterling silver 18-inch curb chain.
Big Spoon Anniversary Card
This adorable Big Spoon Anniversary Card is sure to put a smile on the face of your partner. It is handmade in the U.S. and is printed on 16pt card stock, so it feels substantial in the hands of your partner. The card reads: You’re the Best Big Spoon and features a cute illustration on the inside of two spoons in a bowl of soup.
You Are My Person Money Clip
For a sentimental, yet useful, gift, try this You Are My Person Money Clip. It is handmade and hand stamped with the “You are My Person” sentiment. It is made of high quality stainless steel and measures 2 inches x 1 inch.
16th Wedding Anniversary Tumbler
This 16th Wedding Anniversary Tumbler features a stainless steel double-wall construction, which results in 2 times cold and heat retention than an average cup. The artwork on the front of the tumbler is engraved, which means it won’t fade or chip. The tumbler can come in 20 oz or 30 oz and is offered in a wide variety of colors from teal and orange to pewter and pink.
Wax Roses with Vase
These Wax Roses with Vase is a unique way to celebrate 16 years together with the traditional gift, wax. Each wax rose is hand molded from liquid wax and is attached to a high quality floral stem. The 2-stem roses arrive in a tapered oak vase that altogether measures 22 inches tall.
16 Years Anniversary T-Shirt
The 16 Years Anniversary T-Shirt comes in both men’s and women’s options for varying fit options and ranges in size from small to 3xl. Color options range from navy and asphalt to purple and black.
Handmade Wax 16th Anniversary Card
This Handmade Wax 16th Wedding Anniversary Card offers a unique way to celebrate with the traditional wax material. The beeswax pellet is melted and poured onto an envelope-shaped sticker. A copper seal is then placed on the wax. The wax piece after shaping has the words “16 years of love.” These are handmade cards, so they are not the same, and each card is unique.
The card measures 5.5 x 5.5 inches and comes with a kraft/brown envelope.
Personalized Couple Portrait
This sentimental and truly unique Personalized Couple Portrait is sure to be your spouse’s favorite gift yet! Just send the artist a favorite photo of you two together and you’ll receive one art illustration print sized 8×10 inches that is printed on premium fine art matte paper.
16th Anniversary Hip Flask
The 16th Anniversary Hip Flask is a great option for the husband who is hard to buy for. This stainless steel hipflask comes with a wood effect vinyl front wrap that reads “16th Anniversary: I still love you as much as the day we met.” It has a 6 oz capacity.
16th Anniversary Word Art Beech Block
This unique 16th Anniversary Word Art Beech Block features engraved love word art such as ‘My Rock’ ‘Warmth’ ‘Forever,’ etc., engraved into and over a solid beach free standing block. The front of the block also features a red heart intertwined with the number 16 cut out.
16 Year Anniversary Dog Years T-Shirt
The 16 Year Anniversary Dog Years T-Shirt is a cute way to showcase your 16 years of love. The t-shirt reads: Married for 112 Dog Years & I Still Beg For Her Treats, 16 Year Anniversary. It comes in both men’s and women’s sizing ranging from small to 3x. It also comes in a variety of colors.
Whiskey Glass Set
The Whiskey Glass Set is a gift of sophistication. The set comes with a delicately engraved wooden box that states ‘To My Husband – I Loved you then, I Love You still. Always have, Always will’ as well as 2 Crystal Cut Glasses, 6 Stainless Steel Stones, a Velvet Bag, and 2 timeless Slate Coasters.
Wooden Personalized Coasters Set
This beautifully engraved Wooden Personalized Coasters Set comes personalized with your names and anniversary date. The set includes 4 wooden coasters that are made of sapele, rubberwood and Finnish pine. Each coaster measures 4 x 4 x 0.4 inches.
Wood Anniversary Candle Holders
These two individual Wood Anniversary Candle Holders connect together to form a heart. They are crafted with solid wood, and come with custom designs. The shorter tealight holder measures 5.25 x 1.5 inches and the higher tea light holder measures 5.75 x 1.5 inches to ensure the heart looks perfect.
16 Year Anniversary Metal Date Night Dice
The 16 Year Anniversary Metal Date Night Dice offers a great way to do something special together not only on your anniversary, but on all the other evenings throughout the year. Roll the date night dice and let fate decide what you will be doing that night, from board games and cooking to a movie night. Set comes with 2 dice that offer a mix of 36 different variations for your date night.
16th Anniversary You are My Rock Gift
The 16th Anniversary You are My Rock Gift is designed to give to someone who has been your rock for 16 years. It is cast from an actual rock found on a beach in Cornwall. The stunning replica is made of solid metal and is a heavy quality rock that would make a great ornament. Features the words ‘you are my rock 16w years.’
Engraved Wedding Anniversary Pocket Watch with Chain
This Engraved Wedding Anniversary Pocket Watch with Chain offers a super elegant, classy, and practical gift. It is made with a white dial with filigreed hour, minute, and second hands for a classy look. The material used is a premium stainless steel and measures 1.75 inches in diameter with a 15.75-inch chain.