Buying gifts for babies can be a daunting experience for those who haven't had children themselves, but in reality they are probably the easiest people to buy for. They are too young to denounce their presents as rubbish, and their needs are pretty damn simple. A great bit of logic to subscribe to when shopping for babies is to simply think "am I saving their parents money?". The idea is to buy something that either their parents wouldn't buy themselves, it is the parents that will judge your gift! Baby's are simple things. They need a lot of clothes, they need toys, and that's just about all that they need. Their parents need various bits of equipment, but it can generally be assumed that they had got the equipment sorted before birth. A great tip is to buy things that the baby will grow in to. If the baby is 6 months old, for example, they will have lots of clothes which fit a 6 month old. They may not have invested in clothes for an 18 month old baby, they grow very quickly! So, a great help for any parent is some clothes that they can store for a later date. For this page I've search high and low for some great quality yet great value stuff, to serve as inspiration!
10 Christmas Gift Ideas For Babies
Some excellent affordable gift ideas for the babies in your life, a great mix of fun and education.
Calvin Klein Baby Girls Printed Top With Pant
This awesome Calvin Klein jeans and top set is available in three sizes (largest for girls up to 24 months), because baby girls love Calvin's too! Remember, buy a larger size!
Calvin Klein Baby Boys Cardigan Pant Set
And, if the lucky baby is a boy, then this fantastic baby boys cardigan and pant set by Calvin Klein is also gorgeous. Enough to make any baby boy look all grown up!
Lamaze High-Contrast Discovery Shapes Activity Puzzle
This thing is ace, and it grows with a baby's age, starting as an interesting 'crib gallery', and evolving into an activity puzzle with high contrast patterns, sounds, and textures. It promotes visual stimulation and encourages exploration and problem solving, all crucial to a babies development. Toys aren't just fun, they are also important for brain development!
|Lamaze High-Contrast Discovery Shapes Activity Puzzle & Crib Gallery|
Birth-2 years. Engage baby's senses through bright colors, interesting patterns, and fun noises. Children will develop logical and fine motor skills as they match pictures and s...
Vtech Sit-to-Stand Learning Walker
This Vtech Sit-to-Stand learning walker is the ultimate baby gadget. This beauty doesn't just help them learn how to walk, but also features 5 musical notes, 3 colorful spinning rolls, 3 shape sorters, and some things which light up when pressed. In addition it includes a telephone handset and numerous other things which only babies will understand. If I were a baby, I would want this.
Munchkin Mozart Magic Cube
If your baby is from a musical family then this Munchkin Mozart Magic Cube could be the first step towards ickle baby becoming the next big thing. It makes lot of cool noises, just go and read about this thing yourself, perfect choice for a babies first instrument!
Enesco My Family 7" Photo Album
Now for something so cute that it will probably make baby's mommy and daddy cry a little. Baby's first photo album! This washable album holds photos beneath a thick piece of spill proof plastic. Whack a photo of Mommy in it, a photo of Daddy, a photo of Grandma, well I think you get the point. This wouldn't be the babies choice, he would want that cool walking frame super gadget thing above, or the musical cube, but the big people will love it.
Nike Kids Little Cortez '07
Because really little Nike's just look even better than real big Nike's. These are by no means the cheapest way to stick shoes on a baby, but man it looks cool.
Baby's First Santa Hat
If you are on a really tight budget, then just get the ickle baby a Santa hat. They will only wear it a few times, but it will make everybody laugh and the parents and grandparents will get a super cute photo which they will treasure forever.
Fisher-Price Brilliant Basics Friendly Flip Phone
All babies should have a cell phone, for two reasons. One being that they love making strange noises while holding it upside down, the other because it stops them from chewing up and puking all over mommy's iPhone.
B. One Two Squeeze Blocks
Building blocks will never get out of fashion, and the possibilities are endless. A baby with building blocks today, an award winning world-renowned architect tomorrow.