It’s a well-known fact that September has the largest number of births, and we all know what that means—baby shower season starts now! With tons of showers on the horizon, we put our heads together and curated a list of items that will make your gift the talk of the party. But wait, you haven’t heard the best part yet! Not only are we sharing with you all the must-have shower gifts, but we’re also giving our Project Nursery readers the chance to win it all—over $2,400 in prizes! Take a peek at all the items featured on our list, and don’t forget to enter using the giveaway widget below to be eligible to win all the amazing prizes!
Hello World! Personalized Gift Set from I See Me!
We adore the books from the I See Me! collection for so many reasons. This gift set includes a wonderful story to add to your family’s library, and it’s personalized with baby’s name and photograph, making it extra special. Both you and your little one will treasure this adorable keepsake book for years to come.
Gro-egg and Gro-egg Shell from The Gro Company
Whether you’re a new or a seasoned parent, you could probably use a little peace of mind when it comes to having a newborn in the house, and the Gro-egg provides parents with just that. This innovative product changes colors, allowing parents to know at first glance whether the temperature of a room is too low, too high or just right. It also works as a gentle night light and can be paired with the adorable Gro-egg Shell to add a little character.
Gro Anywhere Blind from The Gro Company
Newborns won’t always go to sleep when it’s light outside, so The Gro Company invented the Gro Anywhere Blind to help parents say night-night to their little ones no matter what time of day it is. This versatile product has been designed to go anywhere with you, and it can be installed in minutes. Start using the Gro Anywhere Blind when your little one is a newborn, and as he or she grows, it will continue to help both you and baby sleep easier.
Active Baby Carrier from Baby K’tan
While you aren’t able to actually give the gift of an extra set of hands, the Active Carrier from Baby K’tan is the next best thing. This ready-to-wear wrap is made of hi-tech performance fabric that provides temperature control for baby, keeps out moisture and blocks over 90% of UVA and UVB rays. It gives you the ability to keep baby safe while freeing your hands to do other things.
Medford Crib in Vintage Gray from Munire Furniture
Looking for the perfect group gift or something extra special? The Medford Crib in Vintage Gray will surely set you apart. Keeping with Munire’s tradition of style, safety and durability, this stunning crib is a piece the family will enjoy and treasure for many years.
CRUZ Stroller from UPPAbaby
Every mama deserves to be able to cruise with her new bundle of joy in style and comfort, and the CRUZ Stroller allows you to do just that! This state-of-the-art stroller is changing the way strolling is done with its streamlined design, compact frame and extra large, easy access storage basket.
Diaper Pail from Ubbi
The award-winning diaper pail from Ubbi is a nursery—and parenting—essential. It’s made from powder-coated steel to achieve maximum odor control, helping you get the job done without all the smell.
Diaper Caddy from Ubbi
The new diaper caddy from Ubbi may cost only $40, but giving the gift of organization and convenience to new parents is priceless! Its durable and well-thought-out design gives parents access to everything they’ll need in a diaper emergency.
Felt First Year Belly Stickers from Pearhead
Capturing baby’s milestones is a must, especially during the first year. Pearhead’s felt stickers allow parents to record all of those special firsts with adorable designs that are easy to use—just stick and snap! The twelve animal-shaped stickers include a koala, fox, monkey, alligator, lion, squirrel, raccoon, tiger, hippo, penguin, rabbit and giraffe.
Three-Piece Bedding Set from Serena & Lily
Serena & Lily’s baby bedding line is the ultimate in luxury, and it will help you add the finishing touch to the nursery. We’re especially smitten with their Radish Embroidered Nursery Collection—it adds so much sophistication to the room.
Weegoamigo Knitted RicRac Blankets from The Little Linen Company
Say goodbye to boring baby blankets and hello to Weegoamigo’s unique and modern designer blankets. They’re sure to grab the attention of the other shower guests and win the heart of the mom-to-be. These stunning blankets are made from a fine bamboo cotton yarn, and they’re double-layered, making them beautifully weighted and deliciously soft—perfect for your next cuddle session with your little one.
$50 Gift Certificate to pitter.patter.print
Babies are only small for a moment in time, and pitter.patter.print helps you to capture that moment forever. Transform baby’s footprint into a lovely and personalized keepsake that you can treasure for a lifetime.
$100 Gift Certificate to The Decal Lab
No Project Nursery gift guide would be complete without something for your nursery design! Think outside the box the next time you’re shopping for a baby shower, and give the gift of decor. The Decal Lab has everything mom needs to put the finishing touch on her nursery. With wall decals like a cherry blossom tree or a cute family of elephants, the new baby’s room will be top-notch. And with so many designs to choose from, you just may need to choose something for yourself too!
10 Pairs of Socks from Cheski Sock Company
Thanks to Cheski Sock Company, new parents no longer have to search the house for that missing sock. This innovative new infant sock company has created kick- and slide-proof socks—how fabulous is that? The PN team has put them to the test, and believe us when we say that these socks are genius. Now this is a gift every mom needs on her shower gift table.
Hana Nightdress & Baby Set from Belabumbum
Shower both mom and baby with the Hana Mom & Baby Set from Belabumbum’s stunning collection of matching pajamas. So whether it’s a lazy Sunday around the house or an early morning feeding, both mom and baby will be able to lounge in ultimate style and comfort.
$100 Shopping Spree from My Sweet Muffin
If you are looking for unique gift items, My Sweet Muffin is your go-to online resource. From nursery decor to baby toys, their website features top quality products for all things baby. We especially love their Moulin Roty Les Jouets Retro Rocking horse.
Sleep Bag Combo Pack from Wee Urban
Safety, comfort and style? It doesn’t get much better than that! The ever-so-stylish sleep bags from Wee Urban are the perfect alternative to a blanket. In addition to being absolutely adorable, these sleep bags will help baby sleep safe and sound.
Multi Seat from Bumbo
The new Bumbo Multi Seat is a must-have for moms—its innovative design gives baby a safe place to play, eat and bond with the entire family. This seat grows with your child, and we love its long life-cycle (five months to three years) and the color selection! The Bumbo Multi Seat combines convenience, functionality and style.
JJ Cole Backpack from JJ Cole Collections
Spoil mom with a diaper bag from JJ Cole Collections. This piece is where style meets function. With the option to wear it as backpack, a messenger bag or attach it to a stroller, mom can carry everything she needs for baby in style—what’s not to love about that?
Flip Flap Dragon from Lamaze
Lamaze is a fan favorite when it comes to baby toys. This bright and fun dragon is guaranteed to put a smile on baby’s face. From its crinkly feet to its satin hands, both baby and parents will have a blast playing and exploring with the Flip Flap Dragon.
Sit Up and See Activity Gym from Lamaze
Our very own Melisa received this gift at her shower, and baby Emmy has been all smiles over it. The gym allows baby to play when lying down, reclining or sitting up. It also includes a pillow for tummy time and adorable interactive objects like a musical mirror, turtle rattle and crinkly starfish to engage your baby’s senses. This gift will bring hours of fun!
GumDrop Orthodontic Pacifiers from The First Years
Score major points with mom, dad and baby by giving a pacifier from The First Years. What sets these pacifiers apart? They’re designed to stay clear of baby’s nose when in use, plus they’re available in a variety of bright colors, patterns and sizes. The unique design also assists with healthy oral development, something parents will appreciate in the future.
WIN IT! One Project Nursery reader will win ALL the items featured in our 2015 Spring Baby Shower Gift Guide (over a $2,400 value).
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