The birthday of a loved one always encourages him to look for a gift that will best express all the feelings of the donor. And if it is an anniversary, then the gift should be special, emphasizing an important date and reminding about it. That's just not so simple as we would like. It is especially difficult to decide what to give for 50 years to a man who has everything. What aspects of his life can and should be paid attention to in order to answer this question?
What to give a man for 50 years?
No one will argue that it is most convenient to find out the wishes of the birthday man in advance. Even if it turns out that they are complex in execution due to the high cost of a gift, or its complete inaccessibility in terms of purchase at the moment, you can come up with analogues close to it or simply continue independent searches in the same area. When you receive an answer, something comes out of which you can push off, and this greatly simplifies all mental investigations on the subject of the gift. But what to do if a man has already fully materialized by his jubilee and he literally has everything? It may seem silly to give some little things, larger gifts may inadvertently duplicate existing ones and as a result will also be useless. Is it really in such a situation, really, except for a certain amount in a beautiful card that you can’t give anything?
- First, of course, the degree of closeness is taken into account: gifts for 50 years to the boss and husband will vary greatly, and not only according to the budget determined for them. If a relative can, for example, be handed a ticket to the sea, then a colleague would rather need a less personal gift - most often, an element of decor. Although in large companies, usually all members of the state make up for such gifts, so the amount is worthy of a medium-sized item of household appliances like a coffee machine, etc.
- Secondly, regardless of who you are responsible for the man whom you intend to congratulate, you cannot forget about his personal passions and habits. Of course, again, the longer you know him, the easier it is to understand without unnecessary questions whether he will like an expensive antique pistol, or whether he would be much more pleased with a professional graphics tablet. If the gift should be a surprise, and you are not well aware of the preferences and desires of the birthday boy, you can go round and talk with his friends if you maintain at least minimal contact with them. In addition, you can hold in your memory the way you talk with the parents of the hero of the day: they definitely need to know what their son wants, and no one can be better informed about his preferences and character.
- The most universal gift for a mature man in his anniversary, regardless of whether it is a colleague or a spouse, is collection alcohol, a set of expensive dishes for alcoholic beverages, and an original decorated mini-bar. You can also think about purchasing antique collection weapons - this also belongs to the category of things that are interesting to most men. The boss will enjoy the new high-quality leather chair, the brother the digital photo frame, the spouse or the father the jewelry. Moreover, in some countries, the 50th anniversary was associated with gold, so you can go along this path by ordering a gold chain, a ring or even a pin for a tie for the birthday boy.
Choosing a gift to her husband for an anniversary
The easiest way to determine the gifts for the closest people: brother, father, spouse. As for the latter, it depends a lot on how well you have studied it over the years of your life together, and what did he achieve by that time? If a man by the age of 50 has been immersed in his work and continues to go up the career ladder, in no case do not try to make him a “cozy” gift like slippers or a sweater: this will look like a kind of belittling of his merits and almost an insult . Such "household trifles", which can be purchased on any given day or donated for the New Year, are not suitable for the birthday of a business, purposeful person who has the nature of a leader, especially if this is his anniversary.
Here, the group of gifts undesirable for a man of such a warehouse, includes various creative trifles - unless this is his portrait in the presidential chair. Of course, from the side of children, even a simple drawing as a gift to dad will look cute and pleasant, but not from a spouse. Therefore, try to choose a more status or useful gift: if you are well aware of what the man’s work is connected with, you can push off from this moment. Or turn to more versatile things: an expensive fountain pen, a good diary in a genuine leather cover, cufflinks from precious metal, etc. In the most extreme case, you can save the option of buying a quality, brand shirt or business suit, if a man’s activity requires it.
Since for your spouse you are among the closest people, you are aware of his non-working habits: hobbies, preferences, desires. It is possible that from the time of the students he is heard by someone's songs, and soon there will be their concert in your or neighboring town - why not give a ticket. And better than 2, so that you can make him a company, thereby showing that you share his hobbies. The same can be said absolutely about any hobby - from rally to mountaineering. If it is related to sports, it is even for the better - with a similar gift you will say without words that even at 50 years old your husband remains full of strength and health, continues to work on his physical form, does not lose activity, for which you respect him and contribute to further its development in this direction. Such support and attention to the result of his actions are important to any man and in any field. And as part of the theme of sports gifts, it is worth mentioning football: not every man is “sick”, so if you don’t know how your husband treats this, you shouldn’t buy a ticket for the Championship or an expensive football with autographs of top football players - leave it real connoisseurs.
But most importantly, you shouldn’t believe a man’s “I don’t need anything”: for the most part the representatives of the stronger sex with no less trepidation expect the moment of receiving the gift, except, unlike women, they are unlikely to be happy with cute knickknacks. Even if a man was fully materialized at 50, and his house would be a full bowl, he would still be pleased to receive a gift, and it would be exciting to open it.