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2 Year Anniversary Gifts Your Spouse Will Love 

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Looking for the perfect 2 year anniversary gift? Check out this list of creative ideas for your spouse for the 2nd year of marriage!


If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your partner to celebrate your second year of marriage, you’re in the right place! Surprise your spouse with one of these unique 2nd wedding anniversary gift ideas from Etsy if you want to totally win partner of the year!

Gift Ideas for Your 2 Year Anniversary

Whether you’re shopping for your husband or your wife, you want your 2nd anniversary gift to be extra meaningful. That’s why we love sharing handmade gifts from Etsy, because a custom-made gift shows extra thought and care went into choosing or creating the gift for your spouse.

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What is the traditional gift for the 2 year anniversary?

Did you know that the traditional wedding anniversary gift for celebrating two years of marriage is cotton? Cotton anniversary gifts can be romantic(think cozy blankets to snuggle in), practical( think canvas totes, robes or home decor), or personal (monogrammed clothing or cotton paper stationery). This post contains 15 creative cotton anniversary gift ideas– one of which is sure to be the perfect second anniversary gift for your sweetie!

Unique 2nd Wedding Anniversary Gifts

Cotton Anniversary Gift Ideas

Shopping for a second wedding anniversary gift on Etsy is so easy because there are so many sellers who make personalized gifts! Consider including details about your wedding day, memories of your relationship, or even inside jokes into your choice. For an added dose of meaning, add your wedding date, your married monogram, wedding vows, or the lyrics from your first dance song into your spouse’s gift. Check out these 2nd wedding anniversary gifts below from some of our favorite Etsy sellers!

Cotton Anniversary Gift Ideas for Him


Cotton Canvas Weekender Bag for Him

GroovyGuyGifts • $79.99

Does your husband love to travel? This canvas travel bag is the perfect 2nd wedding anniversary gift for the wanderlust.


Monogrammed Turkish Cotton Bathrobe for Him

ComfyEssential • $71.97

Indulge your man with a cozy and luxurious Turkish cotton bathrobe for your second wedding anniversary. Get it monogrammed with his initials for a personal touch.


PaperAnniversaryLove • $79

These custom cufflinks are a great twist on a cotton anniversary gift: print your wedding song lyrics on canvas housed inside silver cufflinks.


100% Pure Cotton Scarf Anniversary Gift

12thKnit • $20.69

Give your stylish guy the gift of 100% cotton. This lightweight scarf in a neutral color is a perfect gift for a 2nd wedding anniversary.

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100% Recycled Cotton Hoodie

EthnicZoneCreations • $66.17

Warm his heart and body with this stylish woven hoodie.Made with 100% recycled cotton, this solid natural baja has earned its place as one of the most desired hoodies. 

Cotton Anniversary Gift Ideas for Her


Monogrammed Canvas Weekender Bag for Her

Monkeyseeboutique • $71.95

Celebrate year 2 with a canvas weekender bag (and perhaps a pair of plane tickets to somewhere fabulous!)


Monogrammed Cotton Women’s Baseball Cap

SouthernTradeMark • $19.95

This monogrammed baseball cap is a cute and simple way to acknowledge your married initials in remembrance of your second year together.


Personalized Cotton Tray 

PaperAnniversaryLove • $79

For the woman who loves organization, these canvas trays can be personalized with whatever text you choose, like your wedding vows or a song lyric.


Personalized Turkish Cotton Beach Towel for Her

JoyfulTidingsBridal • $22.95

A cozy cotton Turkish towel is a versatile and luxurious gift! Get it monogrammed for an added dose of personalization in honor of your 2nd wedding anniversary.


Clean Cotton Scented Soy Candle for Her

CBCandlesCo • $18

For the gal who loves candles, choose a cotton scented soy candle as a modern twist on the traditional cotton anniversary gift idea.

Cotton Anniversary Gifts for the Home


Custom Cotton Banner Pennant

SmallBranches • $18.50

To celebrate two years married, customize a cotton banner with your names, wedding date, or the coordinates of the place you exchanged your wedding vows!


Custom Couples Portrait Cross Stitch

AmeliasKisses • $120

Commemorate your 2nd wedding anniversary in stitches: have your likeness turned into cross-stitch artwork to hang on your walls! The perfect way to memorialize your cotton anniversary.


State Cotton String Art

IndigoRoseDesignCo • $63

Celebrate the place you said “I do” with a piece of string art to hang in your home! A unique gift to remind you of your wedding day in honor of your cotton wedding anniversary.


Custom Printed Song Lyric Cotton Pillow

DoveandDavid • $48

Give your partner a 2nd wedding anniversary gift that you can both cuddle with on the couch – this printed pillow can be personalized with your wedding vows or song lyrics!


Large Cotton Macrame Wall Hanging

WallKnot • $173.15

Macrame hangings are a subtle way to pay homage to your cotton wedding anniversary without going totally overboard on sentimentality.

More Cotton Gift Ideas

Upgrade Your Bedding with Cotton Sheets for Your a 2 Year Anniversary Gift

If none of these gifts strike your fancy, you can never go wrong with upgrading your bedding to a higher thread count cotton sheet or a cozy blanket. Egyptian cotton sheets or a warm blanket definitely counts and serves as a simple and romantic gift idea for your 2nd wedding anniversary. Wrapping up in new sheets or snuggling in a blanket in your home is a great way to remember your special day in your home every day!

Cotton Gift Ideas for Your 2nd Wedding Anniversary

Some other creative gift ideas would be to purchase an actual cotton stem, faux or live depending on your preference. Try going on a fun shopping spree date night for new cotton pieces for your wardrobe. And as silly as it sounds everyone needs the basics, give each other  cute socks, new undershirts, nicer cotton bras or underwear as a practical gift! 

What is the Modern 2nd Anniversary Gift?

While the traditional item is cotton, the modern anniversary gift is china. Now is the time to splurge on china pieces you didn’t get from your registry or a one-of-a-kind dish for entertaining. You can also give cute quirky items like personalized mugs, commemorative plates, or even a cookie jar that matches your wedding china.  Just like China, your relationship should be handled with care and love and celebrated for reaching the 2 year mark.

Find the Perfect 2nd Wedding Anniversary Gift

If none of these gifts strike your fancy, you can never go wrong with having your wedding photos printed on canvas. Since canvas is made from cotton, it serves as a perfect gift idea for your second wedding anniversary. Hanging your wedding photos in your home is a great way to remember your special day in a place you get to see every day!

Check out our other anniversary gift posts for more unique and creative wedding anniversary gift ideas! Check out our Amazon storefront for even more savvy finds and gift ideas!

Happy Shopping!


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