Top 20 (plus) New Baby gifts for all budgets

Baby Best Buys For Money and Luxury 

Nothing beats a new baby – the tiny toes, softest skin and the powder soft baby smell! And we all want to celebrate a new life with a gift. We’re on a mission to make sure you find just what you’re after so we’ve put together a budget friendly guide for baby gifting so you can show you care with something meaningful without breaking the bank… We’ve also included some that will #Grandparents!

Top 5 Gifts £10 and under

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Sophie La Girafe learning cup

Brilliantly priced at £5.99 and super cute, the Sophie La Giraffe learning cup is a cute sippy cup for the transition from bottle to self feeding. A great present for parents who are well kitted out for newborns and means your gift will be used long after the newborn brain fog. Win.

Bigjigs Toys Wooden Roll Rattle

If you’d prefer a gift they can use straight away then this brightly coloured roll rattle can be used from birth.

Jellycat If I Were a Lamb Board Book
Jellycat If I Were a Lamb Board Book

Ignite their imagination with a touchy feely board book with textures to feel and chunky card pages that even the smallest hands can grip. With so many other characters available such as If I were an Owl and If I were a Seahorse. Other books from Jellycat such a Goodnight Bunny and Warm in the Storm are also great value at £10 or less.

Little Wren Sock Savannah box set
Wrendale Little Savannah Baby Sock Set

This boxed set of baby socks from Little Wren (Wrendales Little Wren baby range) is one of our bestsellers in our baby boom Oxfordshire village shop! Presented in a beautiful box and in a range of patterns which all feature cute animal illustrations: Little Savannah, Little Paws and Little Forest, these are a brilliant gift, and at £8.00 for a box of three pairs you really can’t go wrong. Available in 0-6months and 6-12 months sizes in all designs.

Jellycat Who Can I Find Book cover
Jellycat Who Can I Find Book

Books are a great investment as the favourites will be read over and over, and then kept in a memory box to read to the next generation. Jellycat produce the most adorable range of illustrated books, and this one is a particular favourite – find a cosy chair and snuggle up for bedtime stories.

A little something for a new mum:

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Agnes & Cat Bath Salts

Tired goes with the territory, so give the new mama a treat and offer to babysit for an hour while she has a relaxing bath!

Top 5 Gifts £25 and under

Jellycat Cordy Roy Baby Hare Soother SRS4HA
Jellycat Cordy Roy Baby Hare Comforter

Theres no denying that the team at MW are huge Jellycat fans, but their baby range is something else. The cuddly soothers are £20 and available in a range of their cutest designs and colours, made of the softest material and suitable from birth. My only advice would be to buy two as these will become such a firm favourite that losing one would be catastrophic!

Le Toy Van My Little Bird House Shape Sorter

Who remembers their wooden shape sorter from the 80’s?! These wooden toys are bringing back all sorts of nostalgia for the MW team. They’re suitable from 12 months so are a gift that’ll go the distance, and in the meantime they’ll look fab on a shelf in the nursery. Bonus prize to you for thinking ahead!

Warmies My First Sloth
Warmies My First Sloth

Utterly cute warm up characters which double up as a favourite teddy that smells great. Filled with fine French lavender for the most calming effect, these warm hugs last around an hour heated in the microwave.

Sophie La Girafe Non-spill cup mascotte Sophie
Sophie La Girafe Non-spill cup mascotte Sophie

This must be the worlds cutest sippy cup, and the added incentive is that once it’s empty you can see Sophie inside it!

Moulin Roty Mouse baby slippers La Petite Ecole de Danse
Moulin Roty Mouse baby slippers La Petite Ecole de Danse

Sneaking into this list and not quite within the budget, unless they are in our sale but these had to feature as they are the cutest slippers in the world, ever. Adorable, soft and boxed. Nothing else required

A little something for a new mum:

Joma Jewellery Happy Little Moments 'Mama' Bracelet
Joma Jewellery Happy Little Moments ‘Mama’ Bracelet

This would delight any new mum, You got this!
With its colourful natural shells, alphabet beads, and charms as well as sentiment-stamped card backing. 

Top 5 Gifts £40 and under

Jellycat Bashful Beige Bunny Musical Pull
Jellycat Bashful Beige Bunny Musical Pull

Let’s be honest, when we buy a baby gift that’s decorative or for the nursery it’s actually the parents taste we need to tune in to or there’s the risk your gift will get relegated to the wardrobe. With this in mind, the Jellycat musical pulls are totally versatile, not to mention adorable! With their soft Velcro strap they are an adjustable fit and with so many options to choose from they are an ideal gift as there is something for every taste.

Sophie La Girafe Blanket
Sophie La Girafe Blanket

The gorgeous blanket and teether set from Sophie La Giraffe is another safe bet – in its muted soft grey and white design and with the added bonus of the original sophie chew toy this is a welcome addition to any crib.

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Moulin Roty Musical Squirrel Pomme des Bois

As an alternative musical pull, this squirrel from Moulin Roty is utterly charming – earthy colours and beautiful melody he will charm any nursery.

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Little Bird Told Me Peanut Pup Pull Along Toy

What a cutie! Peanut pup pull along friend from Little Bird Told Me. A fab gift that will be played with long after all the newborn gifts are outgrown.

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Jellycat Bartholomew Bear Large

A babies first teddy is an important gift, and you can’t go wrong with Jellycats Bartholomew bear. With the large version costing £35 he’s also great value.

A little something for a new mum:

Katie Loxton Trio Votive Set
Katie Loxton Trio Votive Set

Classic trio of candles for a feeling of luxe or, for a truly personal touch a pair of classic sunglasses to hide tired eyes and add a touch of instant glam.

Keepsake Gifts – blow the budget

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Moulin Roty Giant lion Sous mon baobab

This would make the most beautiful keepsake, Moulin Rotys giant lion and baby cuddly toy with squeak, rattle and creaks – he’ll be the king of the nursery.

Jellycat Bashful Luxe Bunny Willow Blankie
Jellycat Bashful Luxe Bunny Willow Blankie

The softest blankie and bunny, these luxury blankets from Jellycat are the kind of gifts that will pass down through generations. Boxed and ready to gift to a special little someone.

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Jellycat Truffles Sheep Large

A brilliant toy for tummy time, or post bath snuggles: Jellycat truffles sheep, such a softie.

Tonies Starter Set - Red
Tonies Starter Set – Red

The Tonie box is a great investment, a kid friendly speaker which looks fun and provides endless entertainment! Find their favourite characters, this is a great gift which will last years.

Dexter Dog Push Along
Little Bird Told Me Dexter Dog Push Along

With his soft sandy furry coat and cute button nose, this super cute labrador is guaranteed to melt the hearts of little ones and become a loyal friend

A little something for a new mum:

Katie Loxton Baby Changing Backpack ‘You Got This!’ in Blush Pink
Katie Loxton Baby Changing Backpack ‘You Got This!’ in Blush Pink

SStylish yet super practical, the perfect changing bag