The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Baby Shower Gift

The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Perfect Baby Shower Gift

If you have an upcoming baby shower to attend, you're probably already thinking about what to give as a gift to the expecting parents. While there are endless possibilities, finding the perfect baby shower gift can be a challenge. After all, you want to choose something that is thoughtful, practical, and will be appreciated by the new parents. Also, your gift will reflect your thoughts or closeness to the new parents, too. To help you out, we've compiled a list of the best baby shower gift ideas that are sure to be helpful to them and impress.

Organic Baby Clothes

Baby clothes are the first choice for a baby shower and always a great gift idea because they are one of the most needed items for babies. So, why not take it up a notch with GOTS-certified organic baby clothes?
These clothes are made from natural materials (Usually cotton) sustainably that is gentle on baby's sensitive skin, and they're stylish too. Such a gift will also reflect your environmental consciousness, which is always better for coming generations, including the newcomer you’re attending to welcome party.

Here is now a much better option exists in the Australian market, Ozmoz Clean&Safe. Those clothes are manufactured with additional care and a unique cleansing process for newborns. So, they will be much more valuable than ordinary clothing because the parents can use them without pre-washing when baby born in the hospital. Also, you’ll open a new window to the expecting parents and will help them find getter better items for their baby’s health and safety. You can see specially designed sets here which are suitable for all budgets 😊

Soft Toys

Soft toys are a timeless baby shower gift too. Not only do they provide comfort and entertainment for the baby, but they can also be a cherished childhood keepsake. Look for soft toys that are made from safe and natural materials, and make sure they're suitable for the baby's age range.

But you need to consider one disadvantage of this choice; They’ll be useful for baby after 7 months! It is not advised to use it earlier due to suffocation risk. So, it means, your gift will be remembered/useful after 7 months at least…

Baby Bath Set

Bath time is a special bonding time between parent and baby, and a baby bath set can make the experience even more enjoyable. Look for a set that includes baby shampoo, soap, and a soft washcloth. You can even throw in a cute rubber duck for added fun.

Of course, all the items in this set should be suitable for the baby’s delicate skin, so should be carefully and responsibly produced without harmful chemicals! If some bath toys exist in the set, those should not have PVC or heavy metals etc.
Mean, such a purchase should be made carefully…

Baby Blankets

Every baby needs a cosy blanket to snuggle up with, and there are so many beautiful options to choose from. Here again we’ll advise GOTS certified organic cotton blankets, like you’ll see in here. Muslin wraps are also popular choices, as they're soft, breathable, and versatile. They should be organic, if possible.

Frankly, we don’t advise a plush baby blanket because it is open to the risk of having free fibres by breathing.

Baby Shower Hamper

If you want to go all out, consider putting together a baby shower hamper filled with all sorts of practical and thoughtful gifts explained above. That hamper could include items such as baby clothes, blankets, soft toys, baby books, and even a gift voucher to your favourite baby store. The possibilities are endless, and the new parents will appreciate the effort you put into creating a special gift just for them.

Sleeping Bags

Sleeping bags are a practical gift for new parents as they can help to promote safe sleeping habits. Look for a sleeping bag that's the right size for the baby and is made from good quality materials. Here again, considering baby's health and environment, an organic cotton sleeping bag is an advisable option.

Gift Set

If you're not sure what to give, a gift set can be a safe bet. Look for a set that includes a range of practical items such as bibs, burp cloths, and nappies. Alternatively, you could opt for a gift set that includes a range of baby toys or books to help with the baby's development.

As mentioned in the first point above, you can find well-designed baby/newborn sets in Ozmoz Clean&Safe.

Gift Vouchers

If you're still unsure what to give, a gift voucher to a baby store can be a great idea. This allows the new parents to choose exactly what they need or want for their new baby, which can be especially helpful if they have a particular style or preference.


In conclusion;

There are many great baby shower gift ideas out there, and with a little thought and effort, you can find the perfect gift for the new parents. Whether you opt for practical presents like baby clothes and nappies, or more joyful gifts like soft toys and baby books, the most important thing is to show your love and support to the expecting parents and the newcomer.


Author: Mahir Ozden, Textile Engineer (PhD) 


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