Shopping for a baby shower can be daunting, especially if you’ve never had children before. The same can be said for new parents to be when setting up their baby registries. But don’t you worry because I’ve got you covered with some surefire ideas in this guide of must have baby shower gifts. I have received samples for this feature, and this post does contain some affiliate links, though all opinions are my own.
Take a look at my ideas below, and I hope that they help you shop for your next baby shower, or find products that you’ll need for your baby. With my little granddaughter on the way in just a few short months, I will be sharing our journey and all sorts of baby related things. I hope that our site can help serve as a resource for you moving forward!
guide of must have baby shower gifts
Graco 4Ever DLX carseat
The 4Ever DLX carseat from Graco is an upgraded version from America’s #1 selling car seat, the 4Ever 4-in-1. Installation and cleaning has never been easier, and there have been safety upgrades as well. Available in a wide variety of colors and patterns, the 4Ever DLX carseat is the only car seat you will ever need for your child from birth, until they are ready to sit in a car without a car seat.
Boppy – Newborn Lounger
It’s no secret that babies are big on lounging around and the Boppy Newborn Lounger is a baby support pillow with a uniquely designed recessed interior perfect for baby’s bottom. Available in an assortment of decorative patterns, the Boppy Newborn Lounger is a must-have nursery item, in my book!
MAM – Anti Colic Bottles, nipples and bottle brush
Bottles are not all created equal and MAM’s line of Anti Colic bottles are a perfect gift for baby shower. They’re available in an assortment of sizes and colors, and you can even pick up a few extra nipples and a bottle brush with non-scratch bristles. MAM combines technological innovation, medical function and contemporary design to develop superior baby care products that support a baby’s development from day one.
b.box – Diaper Caddy – Pretty in Pink
Organization is a must when you have a child, and the Diaper Caddy is such a great gift idea for new parents. It’s a light and portable changing station that can easily be moved around the house. Brought to you by Australian company b.box, makers of fun and functional products to make parents’ lives a little easier.
Make bath time fun with these adorable Soapsox characters. These uper cute stuffed animals can be brought into the tub, and a patented soap pocket transforms lovable SoapSox into a sudsy wash cloth – just add soap and scrub. Available in an assortment of animals and favorite characters, bath time will be fun time thanks to SoapSox.
GoSili – Silicone Bowl with Lids, Silicone Sippy Cup and Silicone Baby Spoons
When it comes to feeding, you want the best in products, and Traverse City-based GoSili offers a variety ofoptions like bowls, cups, baby spoons and more. modern line incorporates all of the practical benefits that silicone has to offer and you can rest assured that their products are BPA free and non-toxic.
Covered Goods – Classic Black & Ivory
San Clemente, CA-based Covered Goods was founded in 2012 by mom Jamie Yetter. The original multi-use nursing cover, Covered Goods covers provide true all over coverage and can also be used as a scarf, car seat cover and shopping cart cover. These nursing covers are stylish and functional, a perfect addition to any baby shower gift.
Motif Duo Double Electric Breast Pump
Many new moms breastfeed, so the Motif Duo is a wonderful idea for a baby shower, or to add to your registry. It is Motif‘s first double electric breast pump. Moms will appreciate the features like – lightweight, handheld with 10 expression settings, 10 massage levels, and a memory option. This lithium ion battery breast pump is portable and can be used for single or double pumping.
Simmons Kids Silent Auto Gliding Elite Bassinet – Odyssey
Bassinets are such an essential part of the newborn stage and can make things so much easier on parents, because baby can sleep in whatever room is near. The Simmons Kids Silent Auto Gliding Elite Bassinet – Odyssey has 8 features to help baby sleep like silent auto glide, a nightlight, music, plush toys, adjustable canopy, locking wheels, water resistant mattress pad, and large storage basket.
NUK® Space™ pacifiers
The new NUK® Space™ pacifiers have a revolutionary shield that has extra-large openings, enabling maximum airflow and allowing baby’s gentle skin to “breathe.” These are a perfect addition to baby gift bags and baskets that you’re putting together for a baby shower.
Inspired by the soft caress of a feather, Yoee Baby is the award-winning, expert-recommended, and mom-approved sensory development toy that babies love. This all-in-one baby toy is complete with a super cute stuffed animal, teether ring, crinkle paper, rattle, integrated handle and feather inspired tail to soothe and calm your baby, all while helping you interact, play and bond with your newborn from day 1.