|Miss M on her first Christmas 2012
Looking for the perfect gift for a babies First Christmas?
Here are some ideas that will suit any recently born babes or those that may even be turning one soon. Most will last longer that 2014 – meaning they can come out year after year as a special reminder of this first festive milestone.
Soft Baby photo book from £24.99 Photobox
This soft book is perfect for small hands and can include up to 16 images and a name on the cover. Perfect for all this first images from babies first year. It comes in a variety of colours, has a ribbon tie and is machine washable too!
Bashful Penguin £11 Jellycat
2014 has been the year of the Penguin… so, a soft one is a must.
First glass bauble £4 John Lewis
Miss Marnie had a first Christmas bauble given to her and it takes pride of place on the tree and I’m sure it will for many years to come.
Blanket £35 Marks & Spencer
A beautiful cotton knitted shawl with cashmere that will brighten up those first Christmas pictures.
Sophie La Girafe – My First Christmas Set £25 Alex and Alexa
The must-have baby teether makes the ideal present – and this lovely gift set comes with 2 baubles filled with mini Sophie’s in the snow.
My little box of Boo Boos £16.99 LoveBoo
We’re big fans of Love Boo here – all natural and they smell delicious. This gift set of 4 mini essentials is the perfect starter set for any new baby
Bib £11 Olive & Moss
A ‘Maximillian the Moose’ bib adds the perfect festive touch to a plain white baby grow – perfect for newly born babies (as those novelty suits make them really hot…) and fits up to age 3.
* Why not present it in a personalised Christmas sack? Saves wrapping!
I love these present sacks with the first year date stamped one. It would be a lovely way to present any gift and am sure it will come out every year after that – making it such a lovely keepsake too.
£22 Harrow & Green
AND, what about Babies First Christmas Dinner?
If your baby is weaning this Christmas look out for this Limited Edition Ella’s Kitchen pouch.
Jingle Belly Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings (even sprouts) £1.40 – suitable form 7mths this pouch contains 100% organic turkey, veg, stuffing and cranberries. ** What’s more 30p from the sale of each pouch goes to Kids Company (helping valuable children and disadvantaged families in the UK)