Greetings, everybody!

My wife and I will celebrate our 6th wedding anniversary next month. Thus far, we've opted to get each other traditional wedding gifts (last year was wood). But I see that the 6th anniversary is iron and candy. I must admit that I have no idea where to go with this. I've looked at websites that offer such gifts, but they seem very impersonal. Does anybody have any ideas for a gift, or where to look for good gift ideas?

Thanks!

Views: 729

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Do you prefer to give useless gifts, or is practical OK? Budget?

Hi Rebekah,

I would prefer to give her something practical, unless I decide to go the candy route. But I would like her also to know that I put some thought into it.

As for budget, my wife and I are rather frugal. But I would say under $125.

Thanks!

So "iron" includes everything steel, right? I'd pay attention to her cooking and think about what needs replacing/upgrading. Then buy the knife, frying pan, stock pot, baking dish, etc. Buy American- or European-made. I'm no expert, just a bride with upper-middle-class friends and family. I like Le Crueset, All-Clad, Henckles, and Wustof. Notably, all these go for higher on ebay than you can buy them on sale at department stores. All those have different sub-brands of differing quality, so ask the sales associate or read the labels carefully. Le Crueset has enameled cast iron you can get in her favorite color.

In the other direction, "iron jewelry" in etsy.com leads to almost 5,000 listings. You probably have time for a custom order, too.

Thanks, Rebekah! I had thought about something for the kitchen, so I appreciate the tips.

RSS

Latest Activity

Sir commented on Herb Munson's group The Great Debate
"I think it really is the same man. https://wearestraightallies.com/2014/08/06/gary-and-nancy-chartrand/ Look identical, married to Nancy. FWIW. IDK a thing abt either charity."
2 hours ago
Liam Strain commented on Herb Munson's group The Great Debate
"He also seems to pal around with Governor Scott... so... *shrug*  "
2 hours ago
Liam Strain commented on Herb Munson's group The Great Debate
"Chartrand as in "http://www.thechartrandfoundation.org/" and Acosta Inc?  "Gary is actively involved in raising funds for The Wounded Warrior Project headquartered in Jacksonville. He is also an enthusiastic supporter of the…"
3 hours ago
Shane replied to Pale Horse's discussion General Election 2016 in the group The Great Debate
"WTF? I hate Trump now."
3 hours ago
Dominic replied to Pale Horse's discussion General Election 2016 in the group The Great Debate
"Trump spokesman Jason Miller on meeting with President of Mexico: meeting "was not a negotiation.""
3 hours ago
Sir replied to Pale Horse's discussion General Election 2016 in the group The Great Debate
"funny"
3 hours ago
Shane replied to Pale Horse's discussion General Election 2016 in the group The Great Debate
"Recap of the days events: -Obama talks about the weather -Hillary Clinton visits Megyn Kelly's hairstylist -Trump negotiates mutually beneficial border security deal with Mexico"
4 hours ago
Vendetta replied to Dan B's discussion How to negotiate a higher salary?
"Argument laced with light nudging. We just have different philosophies on the employee and employer relationship."
6 hours ago

© 2016   Created by Brett McKay.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service