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What is the traditional 6th anniversary gift?
For your sixth anniversary, the gift is iron.
A great many things are made out of iron, so it’s going to be easy to come up with an epic anniversary gift idea for your husband, that he will actually want.
At this point, we’re going to have to throw in a joke about your spouse having made it this far without being threatened by a cast iron pan to the head, congratulations!
Does he already spend his weekends playing golf? He is in luck! Some new irons might be the perfect gift for him.
If you are looking for more anniversary gift ideas for men, here is our series:
- First Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him and Her
- 15 Books for Your First Anniversary
- First Anniversary Clock Gift Ideas
- Second Cotton Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him
- Third Leather Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him
- Fourth Linen Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him
- Fifth Wood Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him
- Sixth Iron Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him
- Seventh Wool Anniversary Gift Ideas
However, if you came here for your sixth anniversary, let’s get to those ideas. Don’t need them quite yet? Pin it for later!
Here are over one hundred iron anniversary gifts for him, giving you inspiration for your anniversary gifts this year.
These are probably one of the best plays on the word “iron” and can fit a wide range of budgets.
Iron Head Covers
Need an iron accessory? Try a set of iron head covers.
This gift is perfect for creating some good times. Beers generally not included.
Forged Name Sign
Create a custom forged name sign for your home, or maybe for the bar in your house.
Iron Bottle Opener
These heavy duty iron bottle openers last for ages and you can open memories for years to come together.
Into cooking? Try these on for size.
There are a huge range of awesome iron sculptures out there, from artsy, to sport specific sculptures.
Cast Iron Cookware
A well maintained cast iron pan can last a lifetime, and make a lot of epic Saturday morning brunches!
Looking for a stylish accessory? Take a look at the iron jewelry available, there’s a surprisingly good selection.
If your man is into Iron Man, you know what you have to do.
The Man in the Iron Mask
Time for some amazing 90s acting – The Man in the Iron Mask is a quality historic film, to boot.
Is your husband a gardener? Spice up the back yard with an iron trellis.
Iron Wine Rack
If your spouse is a wino, get them more storage capacity with an iron wine rack.
These awesome bookends have a bit of a steam punk vibe to them, also perfect for the mechanically inclined, or an engineer.
Does six years feel like it’s just the beginning? Keep track of the future with an iron clock.
Iron Patio Set
Spend all summer celebrating your anniversary with an amazing iron patio set… bonus is the weight helps keep it from blowing away.
Iron Cuff Links
Increase his wardrobe with a great set of cufflinks.
Weight Lifting Set
Get your man to pump some iron!
Iron Bistro Set
Inside or outside, add a touch of Paris with an iron bistro set.
Iron Maiden Albums
Music junkie? Maybe you just want an affordable way to make your spouse crack up, Iron Maiden albums might just be the ticket.
Iron transfers heat wonderfully, making it a great material for bowls.
Iron Key Rack
While you’re getting them a key rack, maybe throw in a new car?
Iron Door Stopper
Keep your doors propped open with an iron door stopper.
Steak of the Month Club
Looking for ways to get iron into your diet? Help your spouse keep his iron levels up with a subscription to the Steak of the Month club.
Iron & Ironing Board
You had to see this one coming, right?
I Am Iron Man T Shirt
I am Iron Man.
This moose knows what’s up and he can help you, too.
Iron Fireplace Tool Set
Do you love curling up next to the fire with a glass of wine and discussing life? Add a new set of iron fireplace tools to the mix to encourage the building of cozy fires.
Iron Fire Bowl
An iron fire bowl is the perfect addition to a backyard – fully contained and stylish! Maybe toss in a bag of marshmallows with your gift.
Iron Fire Screen
Keep the embers in place with a new iron fire screen.
Iron On Patches
Need some hipster vibe in your life? Looking for some more punk rock fashion? There’s a wealth of iron on patches out there that will show your spouse just how well you know them.
Iron & Wine Album
Iron and Wine is a great album to find on vinyl.
Iron & Resin Clothes
Iron & Resin is a clothing brand that has a wonderful selection of practical and hispter clothing… which side of that line do they truly belong on? Totally up to you.
Iron Bed Frame
This iron bed frame has tons of character, making it a perfect gift idea.
Iron Blooded Orphans Action Figure
If your man is into this series, he’ll love a new action figure.
Iron Chef Series
Iron Chef holds a special place in the hearts of America – get the series and do your own date night ingredient challenge.
Iron Cross Bumper
If you know what an Iron Cross bumper is, you’ll know if it’s the perfect anniversary gift.
Iron Druid Chronicles
Kevin Hearne is the author behind a whole series of fantasy novels called the Iron Druid Chronicles. Your anniversary present could turn into a whole series of enjoyment.
Iron Dream Recovery Supplements
If your man is an iron pumper, get him some iron recovery supplments.
That right there is more wonderful 80s throwback. There’s a whole series of Iron Eagle movies. Fighter Jets are still cool, my friends.
Display a new piece of art with a stylish iron easel.
Kabaneri of The Iron Fortress
For the anime lover, this popular series debuted in 2016, so they might not yet have anything from it.
Believe it or not, these bars are found in my office building. They are perfect for a door frame in the basement, in case your spouse’s office frowns upon them.
Have a fun date night watching this sweet movie.
Hearts of Iron
Hearts of Iron is a whole series of PC video games based on World War II.
You’ll never know when these can be useful! Dry curing your own salami? You’ll want some S hooks.
This is another choice of cufflinks, made of iron.
This awesome Edison bulb lamp would make a very stylish anniversary present.
Iron Jawed Angels
This 2004 film is a historical drama about sufragettes in the 1910s.
Iron John by Robert Bly
Some deeper reading, perhaps?
Ready for a childhood throwback??
More gamer gear!
The Iron King
There’s a series of books by Julie Kagawa with Iron in the title.
More Julie Kagawa books!
This is a gorgeous looking kettle that would make an excellent gift.
The Iron Lady
Meryl Streep makes an excellent Maggie Thatcher.
“Part Irish, part Anishinaabe Indian, Corcoran “Cork” O’Connor is the former sheriff of Aurora, Minnesota. Embittered by his “former” status, and the marital meltdown that has separated him from his children, Cork gets by on heavy doses of caffeine, nicotine, and guilt. Once a cop on Chicago’s South Side, there’s not much that can shock him. But when the town’s judge is brutally murdered, and a young Eagle Scout is reported missing, Cork takes on a mind-jolting case of conspiracy, corruption, and scandal.”
Another excellent gift for the comic-lover in your life.
Iron Lantern Comic
The classic comic!
These things are iron-tough, for his boots.
Iron, it turns out, is pretty popular in comics.
The Iron Lords
Ready for some more action figures?
Iron Lungs Shirt
Know a cyclist, swimmer, climber or a marathoner?
The Iron Ring
Iron and Blood
Iron Door Knocker
Iron Stair Railing
Iron Pot Rack
Iron Planter Stand
Iron Rider Motorcycle Luggage
Iron Samurai Watch
Iron Society Pomade
Iron Throne Replica
The Iron Trial
Iron Tide Theme Deck
Tide of Iron Game
Cast Iron Tub
Iron House by John Hart
Iron Lake by William Kent Krueger
Iron Tuff Jacket
Cast Iron Umbrella Stand
Iron Will DVD
Iron Yard Art
Iron Flag Holder
Cast Iron Bench
Cast Iron Bell
Cast Iron Floor Register
Iron End Table
Iron Coffee Table
Cast Iron Letters
Cast Iron House Numbers
Cast Iron Mermaid
Cast Iron Nails
Cast Iron Radiator
Cast Iron Undermount Sink
Cast Iron Vessel Sink
Cast Iron Wood Stove