13th wedding anniversary meanings, symbols, and gift ideas


Lace Wedding – the 13th wedding anniversary. Symbol of the Lace Wedding is lace that tells us that by the 13th year of marriage, husband and wife have to value their relationship particularly because it is as thin as lace.

The lace wedding has another name: Lily-Of-The-Valley Wedding. That is why guests have to bring lace and the white flowers as a gift. Lilies-of-the-valley and lace symbolize delicacy, so relationship between the marrieds must be delicate and tender.

The anniversary is celebrated with friends and family. Lace must be on the festive table.

The married couple could give each other lacework, especially lace underwear.



The 13thwedding anniversary is associated with:

• a flower – chrysanthemum;


• a precious stone – citrine.


The 13th wedding anniversary gift ideas:


• lace clothes(and for children);

• tablecloth;

• curtain;

• embroidery;

• paintings from fabric.

Info: material – copper (Germany), Lily of the valley (Russian);

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