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4th Wedding Anniversary Gifts

Still wondering what to give your spouse on your fourth year together? For the fourth anniversary, say it with flowers.

The tradition of celebrating the anniversary of a wedding probably goes back to the middle ages. It was generally not celebrated annually, aside from major milestones.

Nowadays, it’s common to give gifts or make a particular romantic gesture each year to celebrate another year past as a married couple. During this time, the couple acknowledges the achievement of the continuing commitment and love towards each other.

The fourth wedding anniversary is said to be the year of linen, silk, fruit and flowers, with couples giving each other gifts within those themes. Modern practice, however, is to give one another electrical appliances. The gemstone is a blue topaz and the flower is a geranium or hydrangea. Have a look through some of our top picks!


4th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas

The Winston Regal watch
THE ICONIC
Pampering with Piper Rose
Bockers & Pony
Tiger lily love
Flowers for Everyone
Strawberry Dream Delight Duo
Edible Blooms
Hand stamped vintage silverware
Etsy
Cheers Hamper
Bockers & Pony
Proctor-Silex 26500Y Durable Belgian Waffle Baker
Amazon
Gourmet Herb Garden
ProFlowers / ProPlants
Lush Greens Basket
JustFlowers

Saddle Leather Cocktail Shaker
Pottery Barn
Breville Creatista Capsule Machine Blueberry Granita
David Jones
Candles & Lanterns
April & Oak
Single Succulent Terrarium
Etsy
Knife Set
Williams-Sonoma
Penfolds St Henri Shiraz 2013
Dan Murphy's
10mm Pearl Drop Earring
David Jones
Skagen Jewellery - Agnethe
David Jones
Rainbow roses
Flowers for Everyone
Personalized Craft Beer Growler
Nordstrom
Bottle Single Zone Wine Cabinet
David Jones
Penfolds Bin 407 Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
Dan Murphy's
Mr. & Mrs. Pillowcases is from TheArtRoomNZ shop ...
Etsy
Kate Spade New York Watch
David Jones
Mimco Exposure Ring
David Jones
Personalised Typography anniversary gift with nam...
Etsy
Penfolds Bin 311 Chardonnay
Dan Murphy's
Jimmy Choo Signature Eau de Parfum Gift set
David Jones
Greenpan® non-stick 10-piece set - blue
West Elm
The Anniversary Gift Bottle is from the Homegrown...
Etsy
Penfolds Bin 128 Shiraz 2014
Dan Murphy's
African Wildlife Adventure
STA Travel
Afternoon Tea - Gift Hamper
Macarthur Baskets
Moet Indulgence (Black)
Edible Blooms
Intimate Anniversary Photobook
Photobook Australia
Penfolds Bin 389 Cabernet Shiraz
Dan Murphy's
Personalised Wall Decor
Photobook Australia
Hampers
Bockers & Pony
Pot of Gold
Macarthur Baskets
Moet Chandon Traveller Case
Bockers & Pony
Onkaparinga Diamond Rose King Bed Quilt
David Jones
Pure Egyptian Cotton Bedding Set
Marks and Spencer
Mixed rose bouquet
Flowers for Everyone
Men's Watches
David Jones
Riedel Black Tie Bliss Decanter
David Jones
Versace Yellow Diamond Edt 90ml
David Jones
Logan 18ct Sapphire Diamond Chenir Band
David Jones
Personalized Cutting Board, Anniversary Gift, Cus...
Etsy
australian wood guest book custom wedding guest b...
Etsy

Gift ideas for fourth wedding anniversary

As flowers are both the traditional gift on the fourth wedding anniversary and a beautiful and romantic way to say ‘I love you’, thinking about flowers or floral themed gifts is fitting. Flowers represent the blossoming of a relationship in its early years. But when picking the right flowers, it’s best to choose those that are in season as they will be cheaper and generally more fragrant. You can also buy potted flowers or a small tree for your home or garden, and watch your plants put down roots and grow as your relationship does.

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The traditional flower for the fourth wedding anniversary is the hydrangea, or the geranium. Again, though, think outside of the box. Feel free to choose flowers that your partner loves, that are in season, or that will look beautiful in your home.

Appliances are a pretty fail-safe gift on any occasion. Kitchen appliances, especially, are always useful and cooking together is a great way to share creativity and spend time together. For your anniversary, you could make a night of it, and together, you can try out a new recipe using your new kitchen appliance.

Maybe you would like to surprise your spouse on the morning of the anniversary day? Picture this: your spouse stirs from blissful slumber to the scent of freshly ground and brewing coffee wafting through the bedroom door. They go to the kitchen and find a new coffee machine gurgling, creating the perfect morning espresso. Waffles are ready, prepared with the new waffle maker, and in that moment, they hear the doorbell. Right on time, the flowers have arrived. Before they know it, they are holding a giant bouquet of colourful fragrant flowers.

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Tips to choosing the most ideal fourth wedding anniversary gift

While trying to find the perfect fourth wedding anniversary gift can seem a daunting task, it need not be. In these cases, it really is the thought that counts. The best gifts are those that have meaning to the other person. Consider their likes and interests and give them something with sentimental value as time goes on. You can get creative, mix traditional with modern themes, while giving something personal and useful at the same time.

  • Think about what your spouse is interested in. Do they love music, cooking or gardening? Get them something they will love on any day, not just on your anniversary.
  • Maybe a day to celebrate together could be the perfect gift. For the flower themed fourth wedding anniversary, what about a picnic in botanical gardens, or a trip to the nursery to choose a young tree to grace your garden in the years to come?

If you have been invited to an anniversary party and are not sure what to give the couple, have a talk to guests, friends and family. Maybe the couple doesn’t want gifts, and simply like to celebrate with their friends. If they have specified ‘no gifts’ on their invitations, you should honour their wishes. If they haven’t specified, sticking with small, traditional gifts are always a sure-fire way to get it right. Just don’t feel obligated to spend too much.


Top retailers for fourth wedding anniversary gifts

Many shoppers take comfort in being able to shop online for their fourth wedding anniversary gifts. If you are busy with work, family and commitments, it can seem almost impossible to fit ‘anniversary gift shopping’ into your hectic schedule.

Thankfully, it’s really simple to jump online and order flowers to your door, and have them arrive time. You can also shop from one of Australia’s many department stores, a very simple solution to search for and find the perfect gift.

Department stores like Macy’s, Deals Direct, The Hut, EziBuy, Le Domaine and Saks Fifth Avenue generally offer great deals on shipping, or even ship for free. And with finder.com.au, you can take advantage of further discounts by using the discount coupons found on finder.com.au’s search pages. Simply type in the online store where you would like to shop to find the coupons available. Enter the codes at check-out, after you have browsed for and found the item you would like to buy.

If you have decided to get flowers and plants for your fourth wedding anniversary gift, the same rule applies. Online flower retailers Flowers for Everyone, Teleflora Australia, Macarthur Baskets, Just Flowers, and ProFlowers have huge ranges of all kinds of flower themed gifts. They deliver overnight and offer deals through finder.com.au. Just go the finder.com.au deals and coupons page, type in a specific retailer or just ‘flowers’, and click on ‘find deals’ to use all of the great discounts available to online shoppers.


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