Have a happier anniversary with fresh gift ideas that keep an eye on tradition.

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Anniversaries can be a gift-giving minefield, as presents are meant to both reflect your love and help build your home for the future. That’s a lot of pressure.

Perhaps that’s why traditional gift themes were created — to help narrow the selection a bit. But times have changed from when every couple had a full set of china in a hutch, or a grandfather clock in the living room. So here are some modern takes on the classic annual anniversary gifts to use yourself or to spark some fresh ideas.

1st: Clocks

Ask Siri what time it is and she’ll answer via the Apple Homepod ($349 at apple.com), Apple’s answer to voice-controlled home devices such as the Amazon Echo. Oh, yeah, it also plays music (really well), controls smart home devices, provides news updates and will surely have a million apps by the time it rolls out in December.

2nd: China

You may already have a china set from your wedding or a relative (or don’t need one at all). Instead, up your everyday dishes with the Eva Zeisel Granit Dinnerware Set ($108 for a five-piece place setting at dwr.com), which have a sensuous shape cast from white stoneware.

Already have nice plates for home? Go a more rugged route with the locally made MSR 2-Person Mess Kit ($35 at REI and msrgear.com) for romantic campfire dinners for two. The set includes color-coded nesting bowls, mugs and utensils in a carrying bag.

3rd: Crystal/Glass

Give the gift of art and utility with local artist Granite Calimpong’s Goblets ($250 each at Vetri Glass, downtown; or contact Calimpong through his website granitecalimpong.com). The exquisite handmade goblets are meant to be displayed and come in a range of soft and dramatic hues.

4th: Appliances

Squash all morning arguments with the Cuisinart Coffee Center 12-Cup Coffee Maker and Single-Serve Brewer ($199 at Sur La Table), which lets you brew a big pot the old-fashioned way, or get a quick single via a K-cup or the included reusable filter cup.

Looking for a very of-the-moment appliance? The LEVO Oil Infuser ($200 at levooil.com) infuses oil or butter with the herb of your choosing, with no additives or emulsifiers needed. You control the strength, temperature and, of course, the ingredients.

5th: Silverware

Replace a hodgepodge of silverware with Michael Wainwright’s Manhattan Platinum Flatware ($90 for a five-piece setting at anthropologie.com), stainless silver pieces with almost jewelry-like looks.

Or invest in a set of great chopsticks, such as the Hank Nomi Chopsticks ($32–$33 at hankbyhenry.com), handmade in Portland from cherry or walnut and topped with a splash of color.

6th: Wood

By now, your kitchen may be all set, so move your gifts into the living room with the Blu Dot Turn Coffee Table ($699 at bludot.com), made from solid acacia wood with a rich, lived-in finish.

7th: Brass

Keep the light burning with Ladies & Gentlemen Studio’s Spun Pendant ($550 at ladiesandgentlemenstudio.com), designed in Ballard. A brass shade pairs with copper and maple details and an exposed bulb in the sophisticated, minimalist design.

8th: Linen/Lace

Has your family grown? Make your bed a refuge with decadent new bedding such as the Coyuchi Relaxed Linen Queen Sheet Set ($398) and Duvet Cover ($398, both at coyuchi.com), which get softer and look more lovely the more they’re used.

9th: Leather

Like your love, Seattle artist Francine Moo-Young’s Ceramic Planters ($75–$120 at shopmoo-young.com) get better with age. The handstitched leather wraps will darken with use and obtain water spots, telling a story of passing time. Get 15 percent off Moo-Young’s work in June with discount code SEATTLEMADE.

Celebrate work successes with the Orox Leather Nuntius X Messenger Bag ($950 at oroxleather.com), a roomy all-leather bag handmade in Portland. The heritage piece is big enough to hold a 17-inch laptop and has shoulder and chest straps.

10th: Diamond jewelry

If a big rock isn’t her style, opt for diamonds with understated elegance, like on LilyEmme Jewelry’s 14K Gold Pavé Diamond Teardrop Earrings ($700 at lilyemmejewelry.com). The satin finish makes them appropriate for day or night, and the conflict-free diamonds and recycled gold will match her sustainability ethos.

Before we were a tech city we were a jet city, and the Tiffany & Co. Airplane Cuff Links ($325 at tiffany.com), in solid sterling silver, celebrate our aeronautical heritage with whimsy and style. No diamonds, but they still add plenty of shine.