Hello there! So, your significant other and you have been making each other crazy for a whole decade now – that’s no cakewalk, trust me! Not only has he put up with your binge-watching habits, mid-night snacking, and incessantly ranting about your colleague, he’s been your rock through tough times and laughed with you through the good times. So, let’s applaud this exemplary human, your husband, on your 10th wedding anniversary.
Choosing a gift for him, though, can be a Herculean task, can’t it? Trying to figure out what he’d like, that he doesn’t already have, and that falls within the budget. Yep, been there, done that. So, let me take you on my humorous, slightly irreverent, ever-so-often touching, and always insightful journey of finding the perfect 10-year anniversary gift for your hubby. Hop on, and buckle up – it’s going to be one hell of a ride!
From the purely practical to the blissfully extravagant; from geek-chic gadgets to retro-cool items, I’ve done the leg work on the 35 best gifts that are certain to put a smile on your husband’s face and probably even earn you a few of those coveted “Best Spouse” points.
1. **Personalized Decanter Set** – For the man who enjoys a stiff drink after a long day, this gives his bar a sophisticated touch. Just add his initials for that special personal feel.
2. **Leather Messenger Bag** – For the office-going guy, choose a sleek design that tells his colleagues he’s practical, stylish, and has a wife with impeccable taste.
3. **Custom Bobblehead** – You know he’s always got a chuckle saved for those bobbleheads. Imagine his wide grin seeing his own face bobbling away!
4. **Memory Foam Slippers** – These give a whole new meaning to walking on clouds. Ideal for the man with tired dogs, and a wicked sense of comfort.
5. **90s Pop Music Vinyl Record** – Play him the “Top Billboard Hits” album from the year you got married. Pure nostalgia, meet eardrum ecstasy.
6. **Drone** – For the kid-at-heart husband, a drone lets him play while also creating brilliant aerial cinematography. Yes, you’ll suffer through many dinner table screenings.
7. **Engraved BBQ Set** – If he’s a grill maestro, put his name on it. Literally. This way even the neighbors will know who the real King of BBQ is.
8. **Electric Scooter** – Update his commute with this fun mode of transportation. Downside? You’ll have to hear “Look, honey, no hands!” a few hundred times.
9. **MVMT Watch** – Classic, masculine, and understated; a wristwatch is always a safe bet. Plus, he might finally be on time for dinner.
10. **Beats Headphones** – Great for the one who likes his music uninterrupted. Warning: communication may drop by half post-presentation.
11. **Hook & Albert Weekender Bag** – This is for the traveling man. Stylish, functional, tough. Plus, it works great for storing all your stuff on trips too… shh…
12. **Custom Map Art** – A personalized map of the city where you honeymooned isn’t just a great piece of wall art, it is a conversation piece for all your guests.
13. **Star Wars Lego Set** – Combine the fun of building with his deep passion for everything Star Wars. Challenge accepted, indeed.
14. **Bose Home Speaker** – For the audiophile in him. A solid sound system that not just looks elegant but will surround him with crystal clear sound quality. Time for new dance parties!
15. **Golf Clubs** – If he’s into golf, go ahead, buy him a new golf club. Or even better, a whole set. Not your thing? No worries, more time for you and Netflix!
16. **King-Size Hammock** – Perfect for weekend naps and “me” time. Becomes a danger zone during Football season, so tread lightly.
17. **Photography Masterclass** – Is he passionate about photography? Enroll him in a masterclass. Warning: You may become a constant model post his success.
18. **Sandwich Maker** – For the sandwich aficianado who can’t get enough of stacked ingredients. Downside: He might challenge Subway for a duel.
19. **Cocktail Aging Kit** – For the experimental bartender in him. Stand back and watch his creative cocktail gears take flight.
20. **Rocking Whiskey Glasses** – It’s booze-o’clock! These unusual whiskey glasses spin around but won’t tip over. After a few drinks though, he may not be so steady.
21. **Daily Wellness Journal** – Help him keep track of his health and reflective thoughts. You are his everyday wellness, after all!
22. **Virtual Reality Headset** – Technogeeks, this one’s for you. This VR headset is a portal to dozens of new realities. Just don’t let him trip over the ottoman.
23. **Wireless Earbuds** – Apple AirPods, anyone? Fancy, functional and jamming his favorite tunes into his ears. Complete freedom from tangled wires.
24. **Leather Driving Gloves** – Practical and undeniably suave. Let those gloved hands tighten around the steering wheel for a comfortable, sharp ride.
25. **Quadcopter with Camera** – His very own eye-in-the-sky. Nature hikes, family picnics, or simply spying on neighbors, possibilities are endless.
26. **Sports Tickets** – Nothing beats cheering for his favorite team live. Bonus, you get to check out all those fit, scantily clad athletes too!
27. **Coffee-making Espresso Machine** – Let him transform into a barista. Be prepared for some “Brew-tiful mornings!”
28. **Smart Thermostat** – Embrace a smart home and hand him the control. He can play weather god, while you work the remote!
29. **Noise Cancelling Headphones** – Music, podcasts, or silence. Perfect for some alone time. Or for trying not to hear “Honey, can you please…?”
30. **Adventure Gears** – Biking, hiking or camping. Gear up for adventure. Free-spirited exploration is on the cards!
31. **Shiatsu Foot Massager** – For the overworked man to get spa-like relaxation. Who needs foot rubs anymore, am I right?
32. **Whiskey Stones** – Because nothing ruins a good whiskey like watered down ice. Slip these in for chilled pleasure.
33. **Designer Cologne Set** – Gift him a signature scent. This way you control how he smells…literally!
34. **Subscription to MasterClass** – Learning never ends. Inspire him to pick up a new skill or to enhance his current passions. An investment he’d thank you for!
35. **Jogging Stroller –** For any stay-at-home dad who’s also a fitness junkie. This lets him keep his stellar bod and get in that critical baby-time, all in one go! Just remember to cross your fingers for twins for him next time!
So there you go, a potpourri of options for your man on your special day. Remember, the gift is about showing him that you know him and appreciate him and every gift comes with a baggage; for better or worse!
Here’s to love, laughter, and many more years of gifting craziness! Happy Anniversary, ladies – now, go on, conquer that husband-shaped gift mountain!