Please see out 2nd Anniversary Gifts page for our full range of gift ideas. You can discover last year’s anniversary details here: 1st Anniversary Ideas and next year’s details are here: 3rd Anniversary Ideas
Traditional Second Wedding Anniversary List
The Traditional Wedding Anniversary list shows Cotton and Straw are the 2nd year anniversary symbol.
Why two symbols? Well there are a number of lists that claim to be the ‘official’ traditional wedding anniversary list and they vary slightly; this year there are 2 materials present on different lists.
Cotton is by far the most popular choice for this anniversary as the traditional material. Given cotton’s versatility the choice of a gift is wide and dependant upon your budget you will be sure to find a gift that will suit your pocket.
- Star Baker Blue Apron£19.99
- RHS Tea Towels£17.99
- Wishing you a Happy Cotton Anniversary Greeting Card£3.95
- Beautiful & Unique Tote Bag£13.95
- Personalised Baby’s First Christmas Cushion Cover£19.95
- Personalised Hello Baby In Blue Frame Cushion Cover£19.95
- Personalised Once Upon A Time A Princess Was Born Cushion Cover£19.95
- Personalised Little Skunk Face Cushion Cover£19.95
- Personalised Space Boy Cushion Cover£17.95
Modern Second Wedding Anniversary List
If the traditional list is not for you then you can use the modern alternative list. A Contemporary or Modern Second year anniversary gift has a theme of china.
Although the image is of china plates the theme need not be limited to the material, it is a theme after all. For example this could incorporate a trip to China or simply a cosy night in with a Chinese takeaway!
- Nina Purrfect Personalised Bone China Hug Mug£19.99
- Shudehill giftware Kitten & Wool China Cruet set£9.95
- Celebrations Gifts Pennies and Dreams My/Our Savings Double China Piggy Bank.£12.95
- Disney Princess Happily Ever After China Money Bank.£12.95
- Celebrations Gifts Pennies and Dreams Double China Couple’s Piggy Bank.Product on sale
- Wishing you a Happy China Anniversary Greeting Card£3.95
- Hearts Designs Mad Dots Gift Set of Two Mugs for a lovely couple Happy Anniversary£14.95
- Chilli and Bubbles First Christmas Married Personalised 8 inch Plate£19.95
- Chilli and Bubbles Anniversary Half Pint China Tankard£15.95
Gemstone Second Wedding Anniversary List
The Gemstone list offer Rose Quartz or Garnet as the gems associated with this Anniversary. Lots of folklore and traditions surround gemstones. Rose Quartz conveys as the stone of unconditional love and infinite peace.
Gemstone Rose Quartz Double Heart£15.95 Add to basket
Pearl, Lapis Lazuli and Rose Quartz Bracelet£5.95 Add to basket
Personalised Forget Me Not Friendship Bracelet With Rose Quartz Stones£62.95 Add to basket
Personalised English Rose Bracelet With Rose Quartz Stones£62.95 Add to basket
Personalised Rose Quartz Enchantment Bracelet£34.95 Add to basket
Rose Quartz Gemstone heart Pendant on Sterling Silver chain£29.95 Add to basket
Rose Quartz and Crystal Bracelet£5.95 Add to basket
Rose Quartz 36 Necklace£3.99 Add to basket
Petite Rose Quartz Loveheart Pendant£24.95 Add to basket
Flower Second Wedding Anniversary List
The Flowers associated with the 2 year anniversary are Cosmos. The language of flowers has no mention of Cosmos although its family (Aster) refers as ‘Afterthought’ e.g. “I regret my impetuousness; do not take me too seriously.”
2 year Anniversary Facts and Figures
On the day of your anniversary you will be wed for
- 730 days or
- 17,520 hours or
- 1,051,200 minutes or
- over 63 million seconds!
You achieved being married for over 1 million minutes in your 2nd year of marriage. You achieved this 1 year, 10 months and 29 days after you wed.
On average during this time you would have shared over 5,000 hours of snuggle time (sleeping!) which is 228 continuous days. Assuming you don’t work together you’ve been apart for over 4,200 hours (176 days) and have had over 1,500 meals together which equates to approximately 1,000 hours of continuous eating!
Our Wedding Day Commemorative Chart£8.95 – £36.95 Select options
A pair of fine China Mugs – The Boss and The Real Boss£9.95 Add to basket
Personalised Wedding Anniversary Red Wine£22.95 – £27.95 Select options
Personalised Wedding Anniversary Champagne£39.95 – £44.95 Select options
Wedding Anniversary Personalised White Wine£19.95 – £22.95 Select options
The Other/Better Half Mugs Gift Set China Mugs WG818£9.95 Add to basket
Personalised ‘Infinite Love’ William Blake Quote Heart Keepsake£14.95 Add to basket
Garnet Keychain£5.99 Add to basket