5 Budget-Friendly Anniversary Gift Ideas

Are you feeling the pressure to plan the perfect anniversary gift on a budget? Don’t worry, you don’t have to break the bank to show your loved one how much you care. With creativity and thoughtful planning, you can come up with inexpensive anniversary gift ideas that are still incredibly meaningful.

Whether you’re celebrating your first anniversary or your 50th, these budget-friendly gift ideas will help you make this milestone anniversary one to remember.

5 Anniversary Gift Ideas That Are Meaningful and Inexpensive

1) Get your partner a memorable book

When it comes to anniversary gift ideas, books may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but trust us, a good book can make for a truly memorable gift. With so many options out there, you’re sure to find a book that perfectly suits your loved one’s tastes. Whether it’s a classic novel or a love-invoking romance, a book for your partner is a great way to turn a positive page in your relationship.

And let’s be real; there’s nothing more romantic than curling up with your partner and getting lost in a good story together.

2) Personalised jewellery

Personalised jewellery comes in various options, such as name pendants, custom engravings and birthstone jewellery, so that you can choose something unique and specific to your partner. Not only is it a timeless and classic gift, but it also serves as a lasting reminder of your special anniversary and the love you share.

Plus, it’s always fun to have a piece of jewellery that you can point at and say, “See this? On our anniversary, this was a gift from the love of my life.”

It’s the perfect way to show your loved one that you’ve put thought and care into their gift. After all, that is the essence of a fantastic anniversary gift.

3) Have a cocktail night

Want to shake up your anniversary celebrations this year? Why not gift your partner a night of cocktail-making fun right in the comfort of your own home? Not only is it budget-friendly, but it’s also a great way to spend quality time together, experimenting with new flavours and ingredients and creating delicious drinks. Plus, you can show off your mixology skills and impress your partner with your mad bartending abilities (get some practice in before).

You can also try to create new cocktails together, maybe come up with one that you could call “Our Anniversary Cocktail.”

Anniversary gift ideas like this require a bit of forward planning – but you will be in for a night to remember (or not)! Have a look at some unique cocktail recipes and organise your ingredients.

4) Wine gift pack

This budget-friendly yet elegant option from Spier will surely please even the pickiest palates. With a wide range of varietals to choose from, including red, white, and sparkling wines, you can pick a selection that perfectly suits your partner’s tastes. You can even choose a themed pack like “Bubbles and Bath” or “Wine and Chocolate” to make the experience just as good as the taste.

So, raise a glass to your anniversary and cheers to many more years of love and great wine!

5) Scenic sunset sail

Imagine the two of you, snuggled up on the deck with a glass of wine as the sun dips below the horizon, painting the sky in hues of pink, orange, and purple. . The gentle rocking of the boat, the sound of water lapping against the hull, and the warmth of the sun on your face. It’s the perfect setting for a romantic anniversary.

So, mark your anniversary in style and set sail on a sunset cruise that you and your partner will never forget!

The Best Anniversary Gift Ideas Supported by Payflex

Imagine buying that perfect piece of personalised jewellery or embarking on that romantic sunset sail without putting yourself under financial stress. Payflex makes it happen.

With our Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) service, you can conjure up the best anniversary gift ideas and purchase them without worrying about paying the lump sum right away. With BNPL, you can pay your gift off in 4 monthly instalments over 6 weeks. The greatest part is that it’s all interest-free.

It’s our gift to you.


All these budget-friendly options show that you can make your anniversary special without buying expensive products. The key is to get creative, think about what your partner would enjoy, and, most importantly, show them how much you care and appreciate them.

We wish you many more happy years to come!