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What is the traditional 6th anniversary gift? (And what are good 6th anniversary gifts for him?). 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.
That’s right: we’ve put together over 100 6th anniversary gifts for him so that you can spoil your husband or any man in your life that you want to buy an anniversary gift for.
Choosing 6th Anniversary Gifts for Him:
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.
Best 6th Iron Anniversary Gift for Him: Golf Clubs
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.
Cast-Iron Garlic Roaster
This iron anniversary gift will become a centerpiece of your date night meals at home for years to come! Use this to upgrade your meals shared together, (it’s great for bread dips!)
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. We also have more Iron Man inspired gifts for your 6th anniversary here too.
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 steampunk vibe to them, also perfect for the mechanically inclined, or an engineer.
Meat Mark-It Personalized Steak Branding Iron
If he likes his steak, (and we know he does!) This personalized branding iron will be the perfect grilling accessory! Pick one of these up for a memorable and unique 6th anniversary gift he’ll be excited to use!
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.
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
Who doesn’t love the Iron Chef? Perfect for a husband who likes to cook or watch reality TV.
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 Recovery Supplements
If your man is an iron pumper, get him some iron recovery supplements.
That right there is more wonderful 80s throwback. There’s a whole series of Iron Eagle movies. Fighter Jets are still cool, my friends.
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.
Black Cast Iron Wall Mounted Bottle Opener
Want to give him a daily reminder to commemorate his iron 6th anniversary? This is a rustic, iron bottle opener that will mount anywhere easily! Remind him how special he is every time he uses it.
This awesome Edison bulb lamp would make a very stylish anniversary present.
Iron Jawed Angels
This 2004 film is a historical drama about suffragettes 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.””
Perfect for adding a bit of ambiance to the backyard this summer.
Iron Lantern Comic
The classic comic! Another excellent 6th anniversary gift for the male comic-lover in your life.
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 Marathon Shirt
Know a cyclist, swimmer, climber or a marathoner?
The Iron Ring
A cool iron themed book for a guy who likes to read!
Iron and Blood
If he’s a fan of adventure books he’s going to love the Iron and Blood series. Full of excitement!
Iron Door Knocker
This will be a major upgrade for your front door and turn your house into the coolest one on the street. The cool thing about iron door knockers as 6th anniversary gifts is that you can find so many unique styles.
Iron Stair Railing
If your deck needs an upgrade use your 6th anniversary as an excuse to add a new iron stair railing.
Iron Pot Rack
For the guy who likes to cook! Hang this up in the kitchen for a great gift. Even better, pair it with a new set of pots to hang up.
Iron Planter Stand
This is another great gift idea to improve the general look and feel of your home or garden. Add some of his favorite plants inside for a thoughtful gift.
Iron Rider Motorcycle Luggage
Talk about a cool bag! This iron rider bag is a great way to stay on the 6th anniversary traditional iron theme while still giving something practical. Perfect if you have an anniversary trip planned!
If he hunts or shoots targets this is a great gift!
Iron Samurai Watch
Watches always make great anniversary gifts. If he already has some great options, get him something fun and unique instead.
You can’t go wrong with tools! There’s plenty of iron options, including this hacksaw.
Iron Society Pomade
Get your guy ready for those 6th anniversary dates with this Iron Society pomade. Great on its own or as part of a gift basket.
Iron Throne Replica
For the Game of Thrones fans! You may not be able to give him a real Iron Throne, but at least this replica shows how you feel about your husband this anniversary.
The Iron Trial
This is a YA book but guys who want a fun, light book will still appreciate the Iron Trial graphic novel. Or give it to a dad to read with kids kids!
Iron Tide Theme Deck
If you’ve been married for 6 years you already know what he’s into. If that’s Pokémon, use your anniversary as an excuse to get him some new “iron” themed cards.
Tide of Iron Game
The only better gift you can give than this board game is playing it with him.
So fun for the garden! If you don’t want to give him a turtle you can find all kinds of great iron garden stakes.
Cast Iron Tub
This is a big gift and could even be part of a bathroom renovation.
Iron House by John Hart
If he likes to read, use your anniversary as a reason to give him a thrilling book.
Iron Lake by William Kent Krueger
Iron Lake is a classic book and best seller – perfect for gifting!
Iron Tuff Jacket
Practical gifts are always a win for anniversary gifts. If he needs something Iron Tuff this jacket might just be the play.
Cast Iron Umbrella Stand
Spruce things up around the yard with this umbrella stand. Cast iron is great for umbrella stands because it’s heavy and sturdy, meaning no more umbrellas blowing over.
Iron Will DVD
A classic! Pair it with a movie night.
Iron Yard Art
You’ll have the coolest yard with this fun iron yard statue. Grab any kind of art you want, but you can’t go wrong with this fun statue.
Iron Flag Holder
Help him fly his favorite flag in your yard! You can start by setting up in the yard and hanging a fun happy anniversary banner to get the celebration going.
Go all out with the iron theme and get him an iron anvil. It makes a great doorstopper or paper weight.
Cast Iron Bench
You can get a small bench or grab an entire cast iron patio set for your anniversary. It will be nice to enjoy a cup of coffee together outside.
Cast Iron Bell
Ding ding – it’s your anniversary! A fun decorative accent and noisy addition for your home.
Cast Iron Floor Register
It might not feel like an amazing anniversary gift but if you change out all your floor registers for these cast iron options it will definitely be a gift that you’ll apprecaite for years.
Iron End Table
This end table base is ready to be transformed with any table top you choose. It works for the living room or as a bedside table.
Iron Craft Coffee Table
This handcrafted coffee table is full of surprises including handy drawers and iron hardware. Fill it with some anniversary goodies for a fun surprise!
Cast Iron Letters
You can spell anything with this cast iron letters for a fun gift.
Cast Iron House Numbers
Spruce up your curb appeal with cast iron house numbers.
Cast Iron Mermaid
So many cast iron decorations out there! Give him one that’s unique and thoughtful like this cast iron mermaid.
Cast Iron Nails
Decorative nails are handy for hanging all kinds of things. Or use them to make a nice coat rack to give as a 6th anniversary gift.
Cast Iron Radiator
If you have an older home it might be time to upgrade the radiators. Choose nice cast iron option like this one.
Cast Iron Undermount Sink
These are all the rage right now, especially if you haver a farmhouse look. Time for a kitchen upgrade or renovation!
Cast Iron Vessel Sink
Another cast iron sink, this one is best for a bathroom or powder room. Pairs well with renovations!
Cast Iron Wood Stove
Whether it’s a small wood stove like this one you go all out, this makes a great anniversary gift.
Fire up the grill for your anniversary! This is a gift that he’ll definitely be using for years to come.