Wedding Anniversary Gemstone List: Years 11-20
11th Wedding Anniversary – Turquoise:
Turquoise is the gemstone often gifted for an 11th wedding anniversary. Turquoise comes in a range of colours including robin’s egg blue, greenish-blue, avocado and lime green. Symbolising prosperity and a healthy future, turquoise is the perfect way to head into the next decade of marriage.
12th Wedding Anniversary – Jade:
Known as the ‘stone of heaven’, jade is the 12th wedding anniversary gemstone. Jade is the stone for luck and is believed to bring stability, longevity, and good fortune to those who wear it.
13th Wedding Anniversary – Citrine
If you’re looking for a 13th wedding anniversary, citrine makes the perfect gift. Symbolising prosperity and joy, citrine is known as the ‘light stone’. In relationships, citrine is believed to attract wealth, prosperity and success. Citrine is also the birthstone for November.
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14th Wedding Anniversary – Opal
Opal gemstones are associated with the 14th wedding anniversary. Pink opals are particularly popular due to being a symbol of love, passion and desire. Gift your loved one with a pink opal necklace, bangle, or pair of earrings to celebrate 14 years together.
15th Wedding Anniversary – Ruby:
It’s no surprise that ruby appears several times on this list. Ruby is the gemstone which symbolises love and romance. The ruby gemstone is also one of the strongest gemstones, representing the strength and fortitude of 15 years of marriage.
Whether it’s a pair of ruby earrings or a ruby necklace, rubies make the most romantic gifts for a 15th wedding anniversary or July birthday.
16th Wedding Anniversary- Peridot
Known as the ‘gem of the sun’, peridot is the gemstone associated with the 16th wedding anniversary. Peridot is the stone of compassion and its bright green colour is believed to bring good health, harmony and peacefulness to those who wear it. Peridot is also the birthstone for August.
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17th Wedding Anniversary - Carnelian
Are you celebrating a 17th wedding anniversary? Your gemstone is carnelian. Carnelian jewellery brings good luck, protection and courage to relationships. Known as the sunset stone, carnelian is believed to promote joy and happiness. It is also said that Carnelian is a powerful gemstone for the mind, body and soul, bringing positive energy to those who wear it. Carnelian is also the modern birthstone for July.
Carnelian jewellery makes a perfect gift for a 17th wedding anniversary, July birthday or treat for a loved one.
18th Wedding Anniversary - Cat’s Eye Chrysoberyl
The 18th wedding anniversary is associated with cat’s eye chrysoberyl. Chrysoberyl displays a cat’s eye effect and is an extremely valuable and rare gemstone that is only found in a few places in the world. Cat’s eye brings happiness and serenity to those who wear it. It is also believed to enhance creativity and kindness in relationships.
19th Wedding Anniversary – Aquamarine
Aquamarine is the gemstone associated with the 19th wedding anniversary. Aquamarine symbolises harmony, serenity and tranquillity. According to legend, aquamarine brings happiness to relationships and calms stormy waters.
20th Wedding Anniversary – Emerald:
Emeralds are the traditional 20th wedding anniversary gift. Emerald symbolises luck and happiness and are the gemstones for the 20th and 55th wedding anniversary. Emeralds also symbolise growth and renewal, making it perfect for couples celebrating two decades married. As well as a wedding anniversary gemstone, emerald is also the birthstone for May.
Whether it’s an emerald necklace or a pair of green emerald earrings, your loved one is sure to treasure their emerald jewellery forever.