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It’s Springtime, which means lots of baby showers! And if your mailbox is flowing with baby shower invitations, and you’re not sure what to get, I rounded up some of my favorite baby shower gifts at all price points. So whether you are getting something for your sister or your co-worker, I have you covered!
1. Dock a Tot
This celebrity favorite was gifted to me, and I’ve been obsessed with it since the moment I got it! Any new parent knows that getting a baby to sleep is no easy task. They love to sleep on you, but the minute you put them in their designated sleep area, they wake up. Nothing is more frustrating! The only way to describe the Dock a tot is “Magic” – they say it mimic’s the mother’s womb so the baby just sleeps comfortably. I can attest, that this is the best thing someone can buy a new mom. It not only works, but comes in beautiful designs and the packaging itself looks sleek. Its lightweight, so it can be taken from the couch to the bed, and its perfect for travel too.
A baby carrier is one of those products a new mom doesn't realize she needs until she gets one and it changes her life! What I love about Tula Baby, besides the super stylish designs, is that it grows with your child. There's an infant insert that's perfect for holding newborns which is great since most carriers are meant for larger babies. It also has an ergonomic M-position seat support which is safe for baby's body development. Its made of a breathable and lightweight canvas, you can back carry and front carry, and holds babies from 15-45 pounds (from 7lbs with the Tula infant insert!) Bonus! It has a large front pocket, which is perfect for your phone, money and id or credit cards. This will be a great gift for any new mom!
A boppy is another essential to any new mom and is a perfect baby shower gift. Its a great price point, so if you need something for your co-worker or friend, this is a must have! Whether mom is using it to feed her baby, for tummy time, or to travel with, this versatile pillow will be used throughtout the first year of your baby’s life. My personal favorite is the Luxe one, its so thick and luxurious, it makes sitting on the couch all day with baby so much more comfortable. This is one gift she'll be using every day!
Getting mom a multi-purpose gift is always a great idea. I love the Milk Snob Cover which is a fitted infant car seat cover that can also be used as a nursing cover or shopping cart cover. It comes in so many stylish options, its hard to choose just one! Milk Snob Covers are made out of the highest quality, super soft, lightweight and breathable rayon blend fabric. They're perfect for going out on a sunny day, or traveling. Its something mom will have with her all the time.
The Boon Lawn Drying Rack is a great gift because its something that mom or dad will use every day. From bottles to pacifiers, it holds all your baby accessories as they air dry on the flexible blades that resemble real grass. Water drains into the lower tray, where it's completely contained. This looks great in any kitchen and is very functional. They have accessories that look like trees and flowers that are very cute. Alone, its the perfect price point for any co-worker. Get all the accessories along with it, and its a perfect gift for your sister or best friend!
Bathing a newborn can be really stressful! I love the 4moms infant tub because it has a digital temperature gauge the reads the water temperature as the tub fills and also has a built-in color-coded temperature gauge, so it's easy to get and keep your baby's bath water to a safe and comfortable temperature. It also has two reservoirs, which allows clean water to flow in, while dirty water flows out. This bath helps alleviate some of the stress of bathing a baby and makes a great gift!
While a baby is small, mom has to carry a lot of stuff any time she leaves the house. But most moms don't want to sacrifice their style. Enter, the Skip Hop Chelsea Diaper Backpack. Its a chic choice for moms on the run. She'll love the backpack position because when you're carrying a baby, its hard juggling too many bags. I love the multiple compartments, including the side bottle pocket. It offers endless ways to organize, and is fashionably chic with balck and gold-toned hardware