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8 Practical Newborn & Baby Gifts For New Parents

Welcoming a new addition to the family is a momentous occasion, and finding the perfect gift for new parents can be both exciting and rewarding. Whether it's for a baby shower, a gender reveal party, or simply a gesture of love and support, we have curated a list of the best gifts that will surely make new parents' lives easier and more joyful.

Here are some inspirations on what to gift new parents and their little bub.

1. Gift to pamper mom

Bird Nest from

Bird nests make an exceptional gift for a new mom due to their deep symbolic meaning and representation of nurturing and protection. Gifting a bird's nest as a gift symbolizes the support and care extended to the new mom during this transformative phase of her life. Pamper the new mom with this freshly brewed premium bird's nest from Royal Nest or spoil her with The Purest Co.'s bird's nest in four signature flavours!

2. Premium bamboo essentials for newborn gifting

Premium bamboo essentials for newborn gifting

Bamboo clothes are an excellent choice when selecting gifts for newborns. The natural properties of bamboo fabric make it exceptionally soft, gentle, and hypoallergenic, ensuring utmost comfort for delicate baby skin. Gift little bub the softest wardrobe essentials from practical sleepsuits that feature two-way zips for easy diaper changes, to cute baby kimono onesies, and even supersoft bamboo swaddles from The Green Edit.

3. Gift of sleep for baby and parents

Best Gift for newborns - baby soother

A baby comforter soother (kind of like a security blanket) is an exceptional choice for a newborn gift that combines sustainability, comfort, and style. Baby Comforter Soothers offers an indispensable companionship to baby, effortlessly providing comfort and tranquility.

Crafted from luxuriously soft and eco-friendly bamboo fabric, The Green Edit's bunny comforter soother aids in calming the infant and make sleep training much simpler. The bamboo comforter soother is also ideal for mopping up those inevitable drools.

Bonus: This bamboo soother also doesn’t shed fluff and can be machine-washed regularly, making it friendly for sensitive skin and noses!

4. Baby gift to capture treasured milestones

Best Gift for newborns - milestone blocks with rounded edges

Forget about ordinary milestone cards. Celebrate baby's new arrival with a set of milestone blocks with every combination you can imagine! These 2-in-1 milestone cum building blocks offer a world of endless possibilities for capturing those precious moments. Made from premium, sustainable wood with rounded edges, they are not only durable but also provide a stylish touch to any nursery decor. With the freedom to customize each milestone, you can create a truly personalized journey for the little one.

From their first smile to their first steps, these blocks allow you to capture every milestone in a unique and creative way. Plus, they can be used for multiple children for longer milage or even repurposed as charming decor pieces for the nursery.

5. Gift of nourishing skincare

Best gift for newborns - Gift of nourishing skincare

Specifically formulated to be gentle and safe for delicate newborn skin, ALOBABY's bath and bodycare range are all made in Japan for baby and mom. All ALOBABY products are additive-free, synthetic perfume-free and colouring-free making it suitable for even newborns.

6. Baby gift to keep dry and organised

Best Newborn Gift - Baby Carrier Bag

Make a lasting impression on new parents with the perfect present - By This Mom's various multi-purpose water repellent bags in many happy prints! You'll be sure to find something the new parents will love!

By This Mom's carrier bags are designed to fit all popular baby carriers like Ergo Baby, Tula, Konny, Lenny Lamb, and more, ensuring the baby carrier can be safely stowed away when not in use.

While you're there, check out their baby changing mat which can be rolled up for convience when on the go, making diaper changes a snap, no matter where they are.

By This Mom's bags are not only practical but also stylish and durable, perfect for busy parents on the go. Show your love and thoughtfulness with By This Mom's multi-purpose water repellent bags - the ultimate gift that will make their parenting journey smoother and more enjoyable!

7. Baby gift for bonding

It is never too early to start reading to babies. Reading to a newborn promotes parent and child bonding. At Josh and Cherie Books, you can choose from 1 month up to 12 month subscriptions depending on your budget. Each book box includes 3 baby board books and comes nicely packed in a cute bright yellow bunny gift box.

8. Practical gifts for new parents

In the whirlwind of new parenthood, practicality becomes a way of life, and the perfect newborn gifts are those that seamlessly blend functionality with style. Enter the must-have essentials: thermal flasks and food jars from Tiger, Zojirushi or Thermos and freezable cooler bags from PackIt.

The freezable cooler bag is a game-changer, providing a portable and convenient solution for keeping bottles, snacks, and baby food at the perfect temperature. Whether it's a spontaneous outing or a planned adventure, PackIt's freezable cooler bag ensures that perishables stay fresh and cool, reducing worries and enhancing the overall experience.

Finding the perfect gift for new parents doesn't have to be overwhelming. Whether you opt for practical essentials or heartfelt keepsakes, these thoughtful gifts will undoubtedly bring joy and support to the new parents as they embark on this beautiful journey of parenthood.


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