Wedding Anniversary Ideas & Birthday Gifts

Stuck on what to buy someone for their Wedding Anniversary? Below you will find a list of traditional and modern Wedding Anniversary gifts according to the year, as well as traditional birthday things such as birthstones, star signs and flowers.
 

WEDDING ANNIVERSARY GIFT IDEAS
YEAR TRADITIONAL GIFT MODERN GIFT
1ST PAPER PLASTIC
2ND COTTON COTTON & CALICO
3RD LEATHER LEATHER
4TH FRUIT, FLOWERS LINEN, SILK, NYLON
5TH WOOD WOOD
6TH CANDY IRON
7TH COPPER, WOOL BRASS
8TH BRONZE POTTERY
9TH POTTERY WILLOW
10TH TIN ALUMINIUM
11TH STEEL STEEL
12TH SILK LINEN
13TH LACE LACE
14TH IVORY IVORY
15TH CRYSTAL GLASS
20TH CHINA CHINA
25TH SILVER SILVER
30TH PEARL PEARL
35TH CORAL CORAL, JADE
40TH RUBY GARNET
45TH SAPPHIRE SAPPHIRE
50TH GOLD GOLD
55TH EMERALD TURQUOISE
60TH DIAMOND DIAMOND

 
BIRTHDAY GIFT IDEAS
MONTH BIRTHSTONE FLOWER COLOUR
JANUARY GARNET, ROSE QUARTZ CARNATION, SNOWDROP RED, PINK, WHITE
FEBRUARY AMETHYST, ONYX VIOLET, PRIMROSE VIOLET, PURPLE
MARCH AQUAMARINE, BLOODSTONE JONQUIL, DAFFODIL YELLOW
APRIL DIAMOND, OPAL SWEET PEA, DAISY PINK, PURPLE
MAY EMERALD, AGATE LILY OF THE VALLEY, HAWTHORNE WHITE
JUNE PEARL, MOONSTONE ROSE, HONEY-SUCKLE RED, PINK, WHITE
JULY RUBY, CARNELIAN DELPHINIUM, LARKSPUR PINK, PURPLE
AUGUST PERIDOT, JADE GLADIOLUS, POPPY RED
SEPTEMBER SAPPHIRE, LAPIZ LAZULI ASTER, MORNING GLORY PINK, PURPLE
OCTOBER OPAL, TOURMALINE MARIGOLD, CALENDULA ORANGE, 
NOVEMBER YELLOW TOPAZ, CITRINE CHRYSAN-THEMUM PINK, YELLOW
DECEMBER BLUE TOPAZ, TURQUOISE HOLLY, NARCISSUS WHITE, RED

 
STAR SIGNS OF THE ZODIAC
STAR SIGN DATES
ARIES 21ST MARCH - 20TH APRIL
TAURUS 21ST APRIL - 21ST MAY
GEMINI 22ND MAY - 21ST JUNE
CANCER 22ND JUNE - 22ND JULY
LEO 23RD JULY - 23RD AUGUST
VIRGO 24TH AUGUST - 22ND SEPTEMBER
LIBRA 23RD SEPTEMBER - 23RD OCTOBER
SCORPIO 24TH OCTOBER - 22ND NOVEMBER
SAGITTARIOUS 23RD NOVEMBER - 21ST DECEMBER
CAPRICORN 22ND DECEMBER - 20TH JANUARY
AQUARIUS 21ST JANUARY - 18TH FEBRUARY
PISCES 19TH FEBRUARY - 20TH MARCH

Please note: The information above is for reference only and some astrology systems use different start and end dates for some star signs.