When shopping for baby gifts, the ideal items should help your little one grow and develop. We consulted child development experts as well as parents to identify the top toys, books and accessories suitable for newborns and 6-month olds.
Personalized Baby Books
A personalized baby book is an enchanting and personal gift you can give your little ones for their first year of life. These beautifully illustrated books can be customized with baby’s name on both the cover and throughout the pages, creating a keepsake sure to be treasured.
An Inkless Hand and Foot Stamp
New moms on your list will adore this sweet stamp that allows them to make prints of their babies’ hands and feet without touching any ink! They can use the imprints as decorations for thank you cards, photo albums, or even frame them for baby’s wall!
A Fun Play Gym
Any baby will love this play gym that’s packed with developmental activities. It boasts features like a removable keyboard that lights up, repositionable toys and an interactive floor mat – providing parents with an engaging way to get their little one engaged while they develop fine motor skills that will last throughout their childhood! With this play gym, parents can rest assured knowing their investment will last as their child grows!
Cozy Chairs and Slipcovers
Pottery Barn’s kid’s chairs come in the perfect size, as well as various slipcover options from classic to ruffled to sherpa. Not only will these make a wonderful addition to any nursery, but they provide plenty of seating for little ones during books, screen time or other activities.
When it comes to winter baby gifts, few things are as essential as super cute booties that keep babies warm and cozy. This set comes in six colors and three sizes and has become a go-to among many baby-savvy parents.
The Ideal Day-to-Day Uniform
After a new baby arrives home, parents often forget about dressing their child every day. Hatch offers this super-soft robe for babies to keep them warm and contented as they explore their world. It includes a seamless bralette, matching joggers, nipple and lip balm to protect their delicate skin from irritation or chaffing. This set also comes complete with lip balm to soothe any potential irritation or chaffing that may occur while they explore their new world.
Water-Resistant Blankets for Beach Days and Picnic Outings
When the weather warms up, take the new parents out on picnic or walks in the park with this water-resistant blanket from Little Unicorn. It’s big enough to fit two adults and a child, folds up for easy transport and storage – making it an ideal addition to any summer family adventure! Plus, this lovely item will keep baby warm on chilly neighborhood walks too!
For The Cutest Stuffed Animals
Looking for a cuddly baby gift? Jellycat’s soft plush characters come in various sizes and shapes and are made from ultra-soft plush materials. They’ll surely become beloved members of your family; be it an adorable bunny or fluffy elephant, these will surely become favorites of your little one.