30 Best Bronze 8th Wedding Anniversary Gifts Of All Time

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30 Best Bronze Anniversary Gifts Of All Time
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Celebrate your anniversary with everything bronze.

Each anniversary, and the subsequent wedding anniversary gifts, has certain traditional associations. According to tradition, bronze is a symbol of the 8th wedding anniversary, which is why many people call it the "bronze anniversary."

Bronze is a combination of copper (which represents luck) and tin (which represents durability), making any combination of these metals great anniversary gifts. And to provide you with some inspiration to get special bronze anniversary gifts for your spouse, we've rounded up great options that are sure to make a statement.

1. Branch Statement Necklace

This tree-like necklace is adorned with gold, silver and bronze crystals throughout its entirety in a branch shape, as if growing right before your eyes. It also helps if your partner is a Real Housewives fan, because this is part of Luann de Lesseps' "Countess Collection."

(Super Jeweler, $49)

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2. Olive & Cocoa Lapin Bookends

This sweet pair of elegant, bronze-toned bunnies will bring a bit of whimsical refinement to any shelf, mantel, or étagère. Each measuring approximately 6 1/2" x 4" x 4", and bookends arrive gift wrapped together in a hand crafted wood crate with ribbon.

(Olive and Cocoa, $64)

3. Pedipocket XXL

If you need a blanket the whole family can cuddle in, PediPocket's XXL blanket is double lined with faux Sherpa and measures almost 7ft in length, with a 30 inch pocket for your feet. 

(Pedipocket, $89.99)

4. Kristen Kendrick Bigley Bronze Rivet Cuff

A rustic hand-forged bronze cuff accented with an off-set silver rivet, this is a stunning cuff that will become a lifelong statement piece for her.

(Balefire Goods, $70)

5. Kristen Kendrick Bigley Forged Rib Bone Pendant

This handmade piece of bronze on an oxidized sterling silver chain can be worn at 16.5 or 18 inches. It's a beautiful statement to stay in a living room or dining room.

(Balefire Goods, $80)

6. Kristen Kendrick Bigley Bronze Bump Ring  

Two stacked sterling silver bands are accented with bronze spheres in these unique rings. Handcrafted in Denton, TX, this is a ring that can be worn every day and is sure to get noticed.

(Balefire Goods, $90)

7. Bronze Pottery Stemless Wine Glass

These wine glasses are elegant but maintain the earthy quality of pottery, with a bronze glaze on them coupled with the glossy black. These two colors set each other off in a classic and stunning fashion.

(Etsy, $30+)

8. Bronze Belt Buckle

Sleek, binary design makes this bronze buckle a dressy choice. It makes a wonderful gift and it will last a lifetime. 

(Etsy, $120+)

9. Personalized Copper Finish Galvanized Beverage Tub & Wine Bucket

The Copper Finish Heavy-Duty Creighton Pebbled Beverage Tub has a beautiful glazed finish, and creates a leak-proof and rust-resistant coating that keeps beverages ice cold for hours. Its size allows for about 25 bottles of beer or 8 bottles of wine.

(Etsy, $52)

10. Bronze Heart Nesting Jewelry Bowls

This is a lovely set with the smaller inside heart, all bronze, that sits in the larger heart, glazed glossy black on the inside and bronze on the outside. The dark shiny interior of the larger heart frames the little bronze heart for a stunning display.

(Etsy, $44)

11. 'I Promise' Bracelet

Available in a bronzey rose gold color, it's perfect for commemorating a bronze anniversary. "I Promise" bracelets are a beautiful way for you to give your word and keep it. Engraved outside with “I Promise...” and inside with special inscription, each bracelet is a keepsake that lasts a lifetime.

(Krosengart, pricing varies)

12. Precidio Kafe in the Box

Ditch the disposable cup! Every person needs a tea, coffee, or hot beverage fix. This light, double walled reusable coffee/tea travel cup comes in bronze and is perfect for the coffee-loving couple.

(Amazon)

13. Don Lucas Bronze DL Charm Bracelet

This custom charm bracelet is a beautiful addition to anyone's wardrobe. Handcrafted by Don Lucas himself, the bronze bracelet's charms can be added or removed to keep their best memories close.

(Don Lucas, $270)

14. Be Brilliant Bags On-the-Go Tote in Bronze

This oversized tote is perfect for travel, work, fitness with pockets for everything. It fits under the seat in front of you on the plane and doubles as a beach tote once you get to your destination wedding or vacation spot.

(Be Brilliant Bags, $129)

15. Guerlain Terracotta Contour and Glow Palette 

This limited-edition palette offers the essentials for a sun-kissed look, with a matte contour shade, bronzer and blush, highlighter duo that helps to revive tired-looking skin and sharpen the face. The Terracotta Contour and Glow Palette can be used to achieve several desired looks.

(Sephora, $54)

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16. Elyx Boutique Copper Mules

The mules are made with high-quality copper plating. Cocktails served in these signature mules will not only keep everyone cool in the heat, but with every purchase made, Elyx will donate a week’s worth of safe water to those in need of it by partnering with Water with People.

(Elyx Boutique, $79)

17. MetalArt Hand Forged Metal Rose

Each forever rose is unique because it is handmade. Dimensions may vary slightly from those stated. The eternal rose is covered with black metal paint and bronze-gold patina.

(Amazon)

18. Soulmates Lovers Hands Entwined Sculpture

Made of cold cast resin with a bronze powder finish, it has a felted base and comes gift boxed. This sculpture is a great statement for any living space.

(Amazon)

19. Woodstock Chimes DCB22 Polaris Chime in Bronze

Tuned to a pentatonic scale, Bubinga finish wood, 5 bronze aluminum tubes, these removable windcatcher is easy to customize. Named for the North Star, it marks Earth's celestial north pole.

(Amazon)

20. Grasslands Road Bronze Die Cut Twist Photo Frame

This glossy ceramic frame has easy screw turn leaf plates, beige velvet backing, restraining ribbon easel, crystal clear glass, and hanging hardware. It's perfect for keeping wedding photos, photos of the kids, or anything you want.

(Amazon)

21. Xavier Traditional Accent Table Lamp in Warm Bronze

Traditional urn table lamp by the Regency Hill brand is in a warm bronze finish, footed base, and cast resin construction. It adds a bit of an accent to your bedroom.

(Amazon)

22. Bronze Bottle Opener

This is a retro style, bronze cast iron bottle opener. This would make a great gift for a “man’s room” or garage, but it also looks great in a kitchen or anywhere he may be opening bottles.

(Etsy, $6.50)

23. Kenny G "Keepin’ It Saxy" Game

Channel the past with this board game, a perfect gift and a great party game. Keepin’ It Saxy is a cooperative board game where players work together and use the power of jazz to keep Kenny G in the groove.

(Target, $19.99)

24. Tea Cups with Elegant Bronze Trim

This Bolzano matte white with burnt bronze rim 14oz mug is simple, graceful and elegant with stylish bronze trim and handle.

(Amazon)

25. Personalized Hand Stamped Bronze Guitar Pick

Great gift for the special rocker in your life, this is hand stamped and personalized. It can also have a hole added to make it a pendant.

(Etsy, $34)

26. Set of 3 Rustic Copper Chalice Birdbaths

A set of 3 rustic copper chalice garden sculptures (small, medium and large) are handmade with a hammered finish. They are a beautiful addition to any garden, and may be used as a bird bath or contemporary garden sculpture.

(Etsy, $89.69)

27. Brass and Wood Display Box

Display and store your favorite prints with this elevated photo box, crafted of brass and real hardwood. Showcase your favorite image by sliding it into the front of the box, creating a frame-like display

(Artifact Uprising, $55+)

28. Le Crueset Cast-Iron Heart-Shaped Dutch Oven

This petite heart-shaped take on a dutch oven makes any meal romantic and will last for generations. You can even pass it down to your children and their families when the time comes.

(Le Creuset, $200+)

29. Shiny Bronze Cuff Bracelet

Sleek, sophisticated, stunning bronze is in style! Add this wearable art cuff bracelet to your jewelry collection as a right-on-trend fashion accessory.

(Etsy, $112)

30. Copper Collar Stays

Stamped with your special latitude and longitude coordinates, these copper collar stays will make a beautiful and meaningful gift. What a unique and special way to show love on this important anniversary!

(Route 22 Designs, $22)

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Aly Walansky is a NY-based lifestyles writer who focuses on health, wellness, and relationships. Her work appears in dozens of digital and print publications regularly. Visit her on Twitter or email her at alywalansky@gmail.com.

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