Suddenly the little one in your life is turning 2 (WHEN did that happen?!) and you’re searching the internet for the perfect 2nd birthday present. By the time children are 2 years old, they’re most likely getting more excited about sorting colours and shapes and, above all, playing pretend. They’re also discovering that they have their own thoughts and feelings too. Whether you’re celebrating your own child’s milestone or someone else’s, we’ve curated a list of the best 2nd birthday presents on the market. Happy shopping!
1) Personalised Backpack, My 1st Years £26
Whether they need something to keep all their bits together for nursery or simply are off on an afternoon adventure this personalised backpack is an adorable gift for a two year old.
2) Personalised Toy Bench, My 1st Years £145
Out of sight out of mind is definitely something we live by when it comes to tidying away the toys at the end of the day! This will definitely help pop a smile on those little faces.
3) Little Dutch Wooden Guitar, Kidly £25
Ok, so their parents might not thank you for it, but this adorable wooden guitar (comes in pink or blue) is one of the best gifts for two year olds! It’s fun and noisy – what more could they want?
4) Personalised Wooden Vegetable Crate, My 1st Years £12
Help little ones play make believe fresh from the market – the perfect addition to a toy kitchen!
5) Personalised Denim Jacket, My 1st Years £32
This effortlessly cute denim jacket is not only adorable but useful!
6) Wooden Shopping Trolley, JoJo Maman Bébé £59
Perfect for little walkers and shopaholics in training, this 2nd birthday present makes the perfect addition to a busy toddler home. The world is their oyster and it even doubles up as a handy storage area for other favourite toys!
7) Sandpit with Canopy, Aldi £59.99
The perfect playtime solution that allows them to get out and about. It’s big enough for four children to play in so it is an amazing 2nd birthday present for those with siblings too.
8) Cream Tea Hamper, JoJo Maman Bébé £36
Imaginative play unlocked with this tea time essential. It comes with a wicker hamper for storage and a separate picnic blanket for extra bang for your buck. This is one of our favourite 2nd birthday presents – think of the teddy bears picnics to be had!
9) Paint Your Own Teepee, Aldi £34
It’s no secret that little toddlers love teepees and creating their very own dens but now they can really leave their mark! Simply paint on favourite colours with the x5 paints and stampers included within the set.
10) Wooden Ice Cream Stand, Aldi £29
This 2nd birthday gift has real impact but will leave you with a surprising amount of change in your wallet – good old Aldi!
11) Little Dutch Retro Roller, KIDLY £135
Endless fun and aesthetically pleasing – something both parents and two year olds will love!
12) Janod White & Blackboard Table, Kidly £38
Harness their creativity and save space at the same time with this handy white and blackboard table that’s big enough for grand ideas but small enough for a table or desktop!
13) Outdoor Wooden Easel, Aldi £59.99
The best 2nd birthday gift for a budding artist! Let them keep the mess outdoors with this gorgeous wooden easel. A gift for a two year old sure to bring joy for years.
14) Janod I’m Learning How to Count Block, Kidly £30
Help your favourite 2 year old learn to count with this simple yet effective way to learn numbers and colours.
15) My First Railway Beginner Pack, John Lewis £42.99
A beautiful start to their classic wooden train set. Playful colours and easy to assemble this will be endless fun for your little conductor.