40th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas: Ruby Presents
Why ruby presents? What is their symbolism for fortieth wedding anniversaries? What other traditions help celebrate the beautiful achievement of forty years together? We’re going to explore the best traditions to make your fortieth even more special. Let’s start with ruby presents...
Why Ruby Presents? The Symbolic Meaning Of Ruby 40th Wedding Anniversary Gift Ideas
The ruby is one of the most sought after gemstones in the world. It’s the gemstone of passion. It’s believed that within the heart of a ruby is a flame that grows brighter with each year of marriage. After 40 years of marriage, the flame will be burning bright. Rubies symbolize that after 40 years of marriage, the passion is still burning bright.
More Traditions For A 40th Wedding Anniversary
> Flower: Gladiolus.
> Gemstone: Ruby.
> Traditional ruby present: A ruby gemstone set in a piece of jewellery.
40th Wedding Anniversary Messages For Your Partner
> Happy Anniversary to My Better-in-Every-Way Half. Seriously, you’re amazing.
> Sleeping by your side guarantees sweet dreams.
> Here’s your annual reminder that you married up.
40th Wedding Anniversary Messages For Your Friends & Family
> In life, it’s not where you go, it’s who you travel with.
> May your good fortune in life match your years in marriage.
> No marriage is perfect, but if ever a couple came close, it’s you two.
Forty years together is no small feat. It’s impressive and deserves recognition. These ruby presents and sentimental messages will help you show your partner how much they mean to you.
P.S. If you’re celebrating a wedding anniversary yourself—congratulations and best wishes from Yellow Octopus!