Buying gifts for newborns and babies can be adorable, but daunting at the same time. It’s no easy task to find that special gift that can take the newborn from birth and beyond. If you are scratching your head over what to buy, don’t worry we’ve got you covered. Here are a variety of gift ideas from everyday staples to personal items they will treasure.
We have combed the market to find items that combine both fun and function to help ease the new parents back into life after the birth of their newborn.
SKIP HOP ACTIVITY SILVER LINING HOP GYM
This activity gym is the perfect present to keep the newborns active in their early years. This gym comes with soft plush additions like hanging toys and cloud shaped pillows. It also includes a musical sheep singing the song “You are my sunshine” and a star that lights up.
BABY SAFARI SET
This is a comfortable and soft safari set from White Company made with pure cotton. It has a safari print sleep suit with tiger, monkey and elephant patterns along with an adorable monkey for a comforter. It is available for babies 0-3 and 3-6 months. The set comes in a gift box.
NEWBORN ORGANIC BABIES ESSENTIALS
The Newborn set is by the organic and all-natural beauty brand Green People, perfect for newborns and babies with delicate skin. It has award-winning baby skincare products. It is free from chemical toxins and skin irritants, making it a gift that all parents would love to receive.
If you want to give a practical gift, this is a perfect choice. It will help new parents to make sure their newborn is sleeping at the perfect temperature. It is especially useful during the British winters. It is a colour code system that is easy to use. It glows yellow when the temperature is just right, blue when it is cold and red when hot. You can adjust the brightness and can even double as a night light.
CLASSIC MAMAROO CRADLE IN GREY
This ultra-cool cradle can replicate human motions. It sways from side to side and bounces up and down. It also has five different unique motions that can imitate tree swings, car rides and even has five settings for adjusting the speed. It can also connect to an MP3 player for music or can also use the four different built-in sounds. Users can control it from their smartphone with the Bluetooth enabled mode and best of all, it has a two-year warranty.
CASHMERE IVORY BABY BLANKET
This blanket is 100% cashmere and can be personalised with the initials of the baby in blue, pink, cream or silver embroidery. The newborn can enjoy a peaceful sleep with the soft and cosy ivory blanket.
DOUBLE IMPRINT MEMORY MAKERS
This is a perfect personalised gift for newborns. Give them the gift certificate and the parents will then take the baby to a Mothercare store and imprint the hands and foot of their baby. The parents can choose the frame and the colour according to what they prefer.