17th Wedding Anniversary
Traditional Gift: Furniture
Interestingly, after 15 years the traditional gifts tend to go up in five year intervals. However, that doesn’t mean you can get out of buying a gift on your seventeenth anniversary!
Furniture is a traditional gift.
Modern Gift: Furniture/ Shell Roses
A modern 17th wedding anniversary present is furniture.
That could mean many things. Perhaps pick a smaller piece of furniture that you know your partner has always wanted, like a rocking chair or a table. It might be worth forgoing a little of the romance for larger items and decide together what you want for your home.
No gemstone is officially linked to the seventeenth wedding anniversary, although the Jewelers of America suggest giving a gift of a watch.
No flower is officially linked to the 17th wedding anniversary.