Another way to give your parents gifts on their anniversary celebration is to take care of their usual chores so that they can spend more time together. Prepare the meal Celebrating anniversaries need not be so fancy. One thing that you can give to your parents is a surprise meal that they can share at home. Often, it is the man that is expected to buy anniversary gifts for their wives or partners. Tradition dictates that they arrive home bearing flowers while the woman prepare a special dinner. Still, some women also buy gifts for their husbands during this special occasion. This will make the occasion extra special and more unique. Notice how most people would give the same gifts during weddings and anniversaries? This is the reason why! Gift ideas for anniversaries are very few and some are so expensive that it is not even within thinking distance. Still, there are still ways to make your anniversary gift shopping a more fruitful experience than some people. All the person has to do is go to the nearest grocery and select a few items. An example could be a bottle of red or white wine with some fruits to congratulate the couple. This will truly make the husband and wife feel special during this momentous occasion. Some supermarkets already sell these pre-packed. Are you a marvelous painter or can you compose a song or poem at the drop of the hat? By examining your talents, you will more be able to analyze what you can and cannot do. This is also one way to come up with a gift. After all there is no point in wishing that you can give matching sweater to the couple when you cannot even sew a straight line. Place them on the tabletop or frame them, showcasing the designs that you have embroidered. You can even frame it yourself Bath things Other items that you can personalize through embroidery are towels and bathrobes. One great thing about this gift idea is the fact that these are items that the couple will surely be able to use.