What to buy for a baby shower gift?
A baby shower is such a lovely occasion. Time for mum (and pop!) to be to celebrate with close friends and family before she gives birth to her new baby. When it comes to gifting it can be difficult to know what to buy for a baby shower gift. There are two main routes you can take: 1) buying a keepsake personalised baby gift for the new arrival or 2) Buying something for mum to be. So here are our top baby shower gift ideas
Personalised Babygrow or Bodysuit
When it comes to buying a keepsake gift for the new arrival, this beautiful organic personalised bodysuit makes a perfect gift for a baby shower. Personalised with the family surname, mum and dad can use this bodysuit for the perfect picture to announce the birth of their little one. If you’re looking for something a little more luxurious, this personalised baby grow from our favourite Scandinavian brand, Mori, make the perfect baby baby shower gift. Mori use the highest quality organic cotton and bamboo, making them super soft we’ve found, even after being washed repeatedly. If you don’t know the gender, this gender neutral grey baby grow is a safe baby shower gift. Top tip – buy in 0-3 months as most people buying gifts will buy in a bigger size for babies to grow into.
Mother of Sunday’s Childhood Journal
This is an updated version of the baby book which our parents used to have when we were younger! The idea came from a new mum who loved keeping a baby book up to her child’s first birthday buy couldn’t find anything similar in which to continue recording her memories. This childhood journal covers every moment from pregnancy to a child’s 18th birthday. It contains prompts to make recording a child’s life easy and enjoyable. There is alsospace to describe moments in more detail, allowing mum to create a personalised and meaningful story from infancy to adulthood.
Furthermore, there is ample space in each chapter to affix photographs, to create a visual record of this cherished time.
Personalised Milestone Swaddle
If you’re looking to buy a personalised gift for baby then look no further than the personalised monochrome milestone swaddle. This gender neutral swaddle can be personalised with the baby’s surname and come with milestone cards to build a beautiful keepsake photo collection, measure their height progress and track the baby’s growth during the first year. It’s also perfect for the modern day mum who loves showing off her little one on social media! Best of all, this can be used as a swaddle, buggy cover, baby blanket, nursing cover etc making it a practical and useful gift for baby and mum.
Winnie the Pooh Christopher Robin Keepsake Box
Every one loves Winnie the Pooh and this Keepsake box makes the perfect baby shower gift for the new arrival as well as the parents. This box will mean those precious moments from the 1st scan to the arrival of the baby to their 1st birthday are never forgotten. This unisex box tied with a satin bow is completed with original illustrations of Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and Eeyore on their adventures around London and will fit in well in any nursery. Parents can keep all their treasured memories such as the little one’s first scan, their hospital bracelet, their first shoes, little socks and mittens, special treasures all safe in one place to look back on in years to come making it the perfect new baby gift.
Bloom and Blossom Pregnancy Hero’s Gift Set
If you’re looking for a gift that a heavily pregnant mama will appreciate than this is the one which will win you top marks. This gift set contains a trio of pregnancy skincare must haves which which help keep mummy’s bump looking beautiful, legs like and skin smooth and refreshed. This gift set contains trial size bottles of the revitalising leg and foot spray, anti stretch mark cream and relaxing bath and shower gel all packaged up in a lovely gift box for the ultimate pampering treat.
Neom Complete Bliss Scented Candle
Every mama usually dreads the craziness of dinner, bath and bedtime. Once the kids are in bed its time for some ‘mummy time’ and this Neom Complete Bliss Scented Candle will instantly help a first (or second/third) time mum wind down and feel calm. This candle has a blend of 17 of the purist essential oils including Moroccan blush rose, lime and black pepper which will instantly have a calming effect on mind and body. Just what a mummy needs at the end of the day.
And lastly…. baby shower gift ideas would not be complete if we didn’t think about siblings. If the new baby has an older brother or sister, you’ll want to get them a little gift just so they don’t feel left out. A big sister t shirt always goes down well! Our personalised T-Shirts make the perfect gift for a big brother or sister. You can even design your own t shirt in our design studio (and even create a matching personalised baby grow for the little one too!). Our Unicorn T-Shirt perfect gift for a big sister who loves unicorns and sparkles. Our personalised dinosaur t-shirt is great for a dino loving big brother.