21 Best Baby Shower Gift Ideas

    26th August, 2019

We don't mean to toot our own horn here, but what you're about to witness is the 21 best baby shower gifts of all time.

Picture this, your outfit is on point. Your hair is styled perfectly, and you're ready to roll. You head for the door, grab your keys and your sweater, but as you do you realize "Oops! Almost forgot the shower gift!" As you pick it up off the counter, the heavens part, sunbeams fill the room, the birds are chirping, bumble bees and butterflies flutter around the room, flowers bloom and your heart fills with excitement. THAT'S how great the gift you picked off this list is. You go girl.

Rub A Dub, Who’s in My Tub?

Love this set! It is even cuter in person. Great material and held up well during wash. Shower gift for my grandson, big hit at the shower!

This "Rub A Dub, Who's in My Tub" gift set combines reading and playing in the bath! It contains a 100% cotton hooded elephant towel, a storybook and the 3 accompanying bath toys. Shipped in a beautifully packaged gift set, this makes for a baby shower gift that will bring heaps of fun to the newborn and parents.

Milkbarn Newborn Gown, Hat and Blanket Set

I LOVE LOVE LOVE the design of the box..keepsake type..you can put babys info on the inside when they are born. has the mittens built into sleeves and perfect size for newborn. THE SWADDLE blanket is more like a THIN scarf material but perfect for summer baby

Ensure maximum style from day one with this gorgeous swaddle blanket, gown and hat gift set from Milkbarn. The muslin swaddle blanket and the cotton gown and hat are all organic and decorated with white elephants on a grey background, and come in a matching keepsake box. This set has to be one of the best baby shower gifts out there, to say we're obsessed would be an understatement!

Baby Einstein Neptune's Ocean Discovery Jumper

This has been the best thing we have ever bought our kid. He absolutely loves it, and it keeps him occupied so we can get things done. A complete life saver.

The Baby Einstein Neptune's Ocean Discovery Jumper is a jumper seat that will keep any baby entertained! Children will be able to bounce to their heart's content, while playing with the underwater toys attached to the jumper. They can turn around 360° degrees to look around and access all the toys and the battery-operated sea turtle will help them learn numbers and colours in 3 languages. Best baby shower gift ever?

Tiny Love Soothe 'n Groove Mobile

This was such a great purchase for my son. He really enjoys laying in his crib, babbling to his little friends and kicking at the buttons. I bought this when he was just a month old and he still enjoys it at 3 months old.

The Tiny Love Soothe 'n Groove Mobile makes an amazing gift for newborns and toddlers. The mobile moves softly and contains 18 different melodies, either soothing for napping or energetic for playtime. Extra features are the nightlight and the possibility to remove the mobile to entertain toddlers with the separate music box.

Skip Hop Explore and More Musical Egg Shaker Trio

This product is absolutelt perfect for even the litlest of hands. Very durable product witnessed from them being thrown around a couple times by my little guy. Super easy to clean. Each shaker has a different shaker sound which is super cute

This fox, owl and hedgehog are musical shakers that each make a unique sound. The Skip Hop Explore and More Musical Egg Shaker Trio are easy to hold for babies and are designed with bright colours and playful textures. They make a perfect baby shower gift for 3-month-olds and up.

Bowbear Adorable Newborn Socks

Adorable! Very good quality. I love them...

These adorable bootie socks are not just adorable, they also have non-skid material at the bottom for young children's protection.The playful and colourful designs are sure to keep the child entertained! They fit 0-12 months olds and are made out of cotton, polyester and spandex. Perfect for any newborn!

Skip Hop Bandana Buddies Baby Teething Toy

The fabric is so nice. I almost don't want my son to play with it because it's so nice! I don't want him to get it dirty or ruin it lol. But of course I did give it to him and he loves it! There's different textures for him to touch and the teethers are great quality. I also like how there is a rattle attached as well. The ears have that crinkle sound. Every baby should own one of these.

We think a Skip Hop Bandana Buddies Baby Activity and Teething Toy would make a perfect baby shower gift for any newborn! It's made up of a multi-sensory rattle and features different textures for babies to explore. The bandana teether is easily to detach and use separately and it's PVC and Phthalate-free. And last but not least, all of this is presented in the shape of a cute, little puppy. What's not to love?

Delta Children Playard

It is bigger than pack and plays. Very sturdy. Easy to put together to use. Comes with a bag to pack it in if you want to take it with you. Design is very....cute! Colorful ! Hoping to use this for many years.

No baby trousseau is complete without a playpen! This 36inch² playpen from Delta Children features a colourful print with giraffes and elephants. It is collapsible and comes with a travel bag with handles to make it portable and perfect for travel. It meets the highest standards and certifications and makes for a useful and beautiful baby shower gift!

PAUBOLI Kimono Robe

I’ve ordered so many of these baby kimono onesies, they are so cute and most importantly easy to put on. Also the nice thin cotton material makes it very comfortable for baby to wear on hot summer days. Definitely recommend it.

If you are looking for a truly unique baby shower gift, then this Pauboli Kimono Robe for newborns might be just the thing! These Japanese pajamas for infants are made of 100% cotton yarn which is super soft and also super absorbent. They don't restrict fussy or mobile babies and they snap on the bottom for easy diaper changes.

Disney Lion King Crib Bedding Set

I'm satisfied with my purchase and see no difference between these and other sets costing way more. Very soft and works great in my baby's crib! Zero complaints.

Bring the jungle into a newborn's bedroom with this Disney Lion King Simba's Wild Adventure 7 Piece Nursery Crib Bedding Set. The two fitted sheets are made from 100% cotton for maximum comfort and fit perfectly with the Simba and Nala-featured comforter. The set also contains an earthy dust ruffle and three embroidered appliques to hang on the wall.

Owlivia Organic Cotton Baby Sleeper

I've bought in all patterns and sizes bc I love the style and quality! I take a bleach pen to the collars where he spits up and they get washed almost daily. They hold up grea

Making sure their babies sleep comfortably and as long as possible is every new parent's top priority. So why not make their job a little bit easier with this Footed, Long-Sleeved Sleeper by Owlivia? It's made from 100% organic cotton to ensure maximum comfort for that sensitive baby skin. It also zips up front, with an interior zipper guard and chin guard for extra protection. Do you even need to keep looking for that perfect baby shower gift?

Silver Cloud Counting Sheep Bouncer

My baby loves this bouncer! We had a different one and he was forever hurting his feet on the bar from kicking his legs so we decided to get this one and it is 100% better for him plus it lies flat too! Always a bonus when they fall asleep, really easy to put together too

If you are looking to spend a little more for that perfect baby shower gift, then we recommend a baby bouncer. Bouncers are amazing to keep babies occupied and immersed in playtime. This Silver Cloud Counting Sheep Bouncer has a 2-position reclining seat, adjustable vibrations and 8 different musical tunes. It also comes with a removable toy bar and adjustable waist strap.

Bunny Rabbit Play and Activity Floor Mat

Looking for the best baby shower gift? Then look no further! This Play and Activity Floor Mat is so soft and plushy, any newborn will love it! The cute Bunny Rabbit design will endear the new parents, and they will surely appreciate the fact that it's washable and made of 100% polyester.

3 Sprouts Play Mat Bag

LOVE. LOVE. LOVE. This mat is a great buy and must have for new parents. The material is sturdy and great. It’s breathable too so works wonders for tummy time. The fabric is durable, but comfortable for our baby. The design is adorable too, I have received so many compliments.

Perfectly practical, this adorable toy storage bag and playmat is great for parents who are on the go, making it easy to carry and layout toys from place to place. Adorable animal prints: choose from hedgehog, elephant, fox and more. It's also soft and easy to clean, and under $30, making it one of the best baby shower gifts we've seen.

Playgro Loopy Loops Ball

This is a brightly colored soft toy with silky ribbon loops and different patterned fabrics. It is a good size, maybe the size of a navel orange, and easy for baby to pick up, squeeze, shake, or drop. There is a bell inside the ball which adds to the fun. The mirror panel on one side always captures my grandson's interest!

This soft and colourful Playgro Loopy Loops Ball has many different features to keep newborns entertained. The different loops make it easy for children to grab ahold of and it makes a soft sound when shaken or thrown. There is also a mirror on the bottom and a loop to hang it off a toy bar or other. This ball is not only fun, but will also help improve the babies' fine motor skills. What more do you need in a baby shower gift?

Infantino Grow with me Activity Gym and Ball Pit

My daughter has been using this since she was a new born to now at 10 months. I did buy rings that attached and her hands easily knocked into. This kept her entertained and developed her hand eye cordination. It stayed packed away for a month or two when we moved and now that she is walking and crawling she loves it as a ball pit. She goes in and out and moves the balls around. Great toy that has kept her interest as she has grown.

How do you feel about a gift that will keep babies entertained for hours on end and give their parents a bit of peace at the same time? That is what you will be able to present to newborn parents with this Infantino 3-in-1 Grow with me Activity Gym and Ball Pit. This colourful turtle doubles as an activity gym mat or, by adding a circle of see-through netting, as a ball pit. The balls for the ball pit can be sorted in the turtle's head when not in use. And as a cherry on top, there is also a mobile included with colourful, squishy toys to keep the little ones interested.

Baby GUND Stacker Stuffed Animal Plush Toy

Cute stacker for baby hands and well sewn toy.

The Baby GUND Playful Pals stacker Ring Set features five stuffed animal plush toys that can be stacked on an equally soft base. The giraffe on top also doubles as a rattler and the entire set is made with special heather fabric. Oh, and did we mention that it's entirely machine-washable? What a great baby shower gift!

Infant Hooded Baby Rompers

I love this! So soft! Havent put him in it yet and havent washed it so cant review the fabric yet but it shipped nicely and in great condition and we love it. Came super quick! 3 day

Can you look at this baby shower gift and not go "aww"? The Tueenhuge Flannel Romper comes in different animal shapes: a panda, a rabbit and a penguin. The animal onesies are made from quality flannel and feel super soft and comfortable to the touch. The hooded pajamas are available in various colours and sizes. Choose yours now!

Vulli Sophie The Giraffe New Box, Polka Dots

BABY CRACK, this is pure baby crack. I have 4 kids. I used to think it was CRAZY for people to spend $20+ on a giraffe toy yet on my 4th, my 3 month old baby, I decided to splurge and go for it. He's teething and has no toys so I bought the giraffe and OH MY GOD! He love love loves it, he chews on it, licks it, and won't let it go. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

Looking for a gift for a teething newborn? Then why don't you take a look at Vulli Sophie The Giraffe. This teething toy has been made of 100% natural rubber from the Hevea tree. Sophie is easily recognisable thanks to her spots and the squeaker inside. She's very flexible and easy to chew to soothe sore gums during teething.

Lil' Spout Belly Blanket, Gray Elephant

Very cute. Plush and provides great/ample padding. Quality is good. I would say this great for a newborn - 3-4 months.

This Bearington Baby Lil' Spout Belly Blanket come sin the shape of a gray elephant stuffed animal. It makes for a perfect baby shower gift because it's luxuriously soft, machine washable and durable. The plush playmat will protect babies from hard surfaces during their playtime and tummy time.