Every anniversary has a definite theme.  From paper for the first year, to diamond for the sixtieth, you might like to think about decorating your party to tie in with this theme.

 

This could just mean colored tablecloths, napkins and a few flowers and balloons, or something more elaborate. 

 

Below is a list of anniversaries and the corresponding theme color.

 

 

Anniversary
Year Gift
1st Paper
2nd Cotton
3rd Leather
4th Flowers
5th Wood
6th Candy/Iron
7th Wood, Copper
8th Bronze
9th Pottery
10th Tin, Aluminum
11th Steel
12th Silk
13th Lace
14th Ivory
15th Crystal
16th Tungsten
17th Turquoise
18th Bismuth
19th Exotic Flowers
20th China
21st Nickel and Brass, or Bamboo
24th Furniture
25th Silver
30th Pearl
35th Coral, Jade
40th Ruby
45th Sapphire
50th Gold
55th Emerald
60th Diamond
65th Star Sapphire
70th Platinium
75th Diamond
80th Oak
90th Granite