In this post, we'll be covering the traditional 4th-anniversary gift of flowers and fruits, everything it symbolizes, answers to common questions, and gift inspiration. For a detailed look and full list of each year, visit our anniversary gifts in years post.
The traditional 4th wedding anniversary gift is flowers and fruits representing creativity, hope, and the blossoming partnership that comes from 4 years of marriage. Creativity is a great descriptive word for this anniversary as it requires thinking outside the box for gift ideas. Of course, you could always opt for the standard fruit basket or flower bouquet.
What is the Anniversary Gift for 4 Years?
Flowers and fruits are the traditional 4th wedding anniversary gift.
Why are Flowers and Fruits the Traditional Year 4-Anniversary Gift?
The first 3 years represent the relationship strengthening. Year four symbolizes the year your marriage begins to blossom and grow together as one.
What is a Flowers and Fruits Anniversary Gift?
You can go the traditional route of actual flowers and fruits or items in their shape or print. Other options are items with notes or flavors of flowers or fruits.
What do I get My Wife for Our 4th Anniversary?
There are lots of floral and citrus essential oils used to make relaxation gifts such as candles and bath soaps. Plants and accessories to begin or enhance her garden and home decor items to commemorate being married are sweet and fun options.
1. Box of Flowers Soaps, $30
A great take on a flower bouquet that she can relax and enjoy.
2. Terrarium Candle, $25
This unique spin on a floral candle makes a beautiful decoration piece.
3. Self-Watering Lavender Grow Kit, $35
A self-watering kit can help her get her green thumb growing.
4. Pollinator Garden, $18
These wildflower starters help to attract pollinators such as butterflies and hummingbirds.
5. Dried Flower Paperweight, $22
I love my paperweight keepsake Josh got me, and have the perfect display spot in my china cabinet for it.
6. Minute Mimosa Sugar Cube Trio, $30
These instant cocktail sugar cubes make a tasty at-home morning brunch break.
7. Succulent Planter Pots, $18
Succulents are low maintenance and make great decor.
8. Forever Monroes, $110+
These preserved roses are soft to the touch and smell so lovely. I have mine on my nightstand so I can enjoy them daily.
9. Flowering Tea Set, $28
A bouquet of tea is a relaxing and tasty way to enjoy tea time.
10. Bridal Bouquet Painting, $39+
A watercolor painting of her bridal bouquet gives her a sweet remembrance of your special day.
Shop Ideas for Her
What do I get My Husband for Our 4th Wedding Anniversary?
Food items fit perfectly with this anniversary gift. They say the way to a man's heart is his stomach. Novelty businesswear accessories are fun and stylish conversation pieces.
1. Gourmet Peach Butter, $14
Peach butter is a tasty treat he can put on almost anything.
2. Novelty Tie, $25
Help him mix up his serious side with a little bit of fun.
3. Beard Oil and Soap Gift Set, $25+
Josh tends to enjoy practical gifts he would buy himself, so I opted for this grooming kit with floral notes. He enjoyed the scents.
4. Instant Beer Cocktail Sugar Cube Trio, $30
Help him turn his beer into a refreshing cocktail with these fruit-flavored sugar cubes.
5. Flower Lapel Pin, $10
A lapel pin helps complete his outfit and gives him something to remember you by throughout the day.
6. Novelty Socks, $10
A sweet way, pun intended, to be different at the office.
7. Dried Fruit Tray , $30
A dried fruit tray makes a healthy late-night snack option.
8. Apple Tree to be Kit, $22
You can plant an apple tree together and watch it grow as you enjoy eating its apples.
9. Fruit Salsa Gift Set, $30
A fun way to mix up your regular chips and dip.
10. Novelty Cufflinks, $11
He can wear these novelty cufflinks or keep them as a fun memento.
Shop Ideas for Him
Share below how you and your significant other celebrated your 4th wedding anniversary and your favorite gift options. I hope it's a beautiful one, and wish you continued happiness as you embark on year 5.
Until next time,
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