Christmas with baby is a truly magical time for the whole family. A day of making memories that will be treasured forever, there will be no other Christmases quite the same as those first ones – so it’s little wonder that finding the perfect gift is important to parents, friends and family alike.
Whether you’ve just welcomed a brand new baby into the family or you’re looking for baby Christmas gifts for friends or grandchildren, our ultimate guide to baby Christmas gifts is sure to offer you plenty of inspiration.
Baby Soft Toys
There are few gifts as adorable as soft toys for babies to snuggle with and Christmas is the perfect time for little ones to make brand new friends. Browse our top teddy and soft toy picks and see if you can find one you’re sure baby will love snuggling with.
Cute Christmas Teddies and Soft Toys
Peppa Pig loves going on holiday! Even though she’s ready to hit the beach, she’ll make a great companion for your little one all year round. If the baby in your life is a big fan of the hit TV show, they’ll be delighted with this adorable soft toy this Christmas.
What better Christmas teddy than this traditional ted? Soft and cuddly with semi-jointed arms and legs and a classic smile, this is the kind of teddy that will remind you of your own early Christmases.
For another soft toy destined to become baby’s best friend, check out this sleepy little lamb from Baby Annabell. Not only is this adorable lamb super soft and huggable, there’s also a star on her tummy that activates a soft night-light and a soothing lullaby, perfect for bedtime.
Not only is this cute sheep the perfect baby soft toy, but he also emits low-frequency sounds which are sure to calm and relax your little one. He also glows a soft red, reminding tiny tots of the comfort of the womb. This soft toy will grow with your baby, as he also plays nursery rhymes for slightly older children.
Fun Soft Baby Toys
For babies aged 10 months and over, the Hey Duggee Soft Toy is a wonderful choice. Not only is Duggee wonderful soft and perfect for cuddles, he’s the lead character of the Squirrel Club pre-school series, which promotes fun, exercise, learning and even more fun!
There’s also the Hey Duggee Woof Woof Duggee, which is equally super-soft and snuggly but which also has various interactive settings, including a woof when patted on the head and four different badges that play sounds from the show.
When you’re buying a soft toy that set to become baby’s beloved, be sure to also pop a Teddy Tug in the package. This affordable extra is a simple strap that attaches a soft toy or teddy to a buggy – so no toy is accidentally left behind!
Baby’s First Christmas
Make baby’s first Christmas as special and relaxing as it can be with gifts that are wonderfully practical as well as super cute!
When there’s a new baby in the house, there are sure to be plenty of bits and pieces that will make life easier for mum and dad. So, we’ve put together a few top picks for making sure the festive season is great fun for everyone, including essential furniture, fun toys and handy accessories.
Baby’s First Furniture
If baby hasn’t graduated to its own cot yet, then Christmas is the ideal time to gift them with a gorgeous place to sleep. This bedside crib allows you to sleep safely beside your little one, meaning you can both get a great night’s sleep.
Another attractive option is the traditional style and practical extras of the Nuovo Cotbed, which has a lovely, classic design in solid oak and can be converted for toddlers up to the age of 3.
Grandparents and parents who want to make a special gesture this Christmas may also be tempted by a gift like the East Coast Fontana Nursery Room Set, which comes with a cotbed (that converts to toddler bed), a dresser with integral changing area, and a double wardrobe.
Baby Christmas Essentials
One essential that’s especially handy during the festive season is a highchair. Babies over 6 months can join in at Christmas dinner when they’re safely seated in the cute Graco Lenny The Lion Highchair, a gift guaranteed to keep on giving.
The long lasting and age-adjustable Keter Smart Seat Highchair is another excellent choice for baby’s first Christmas. An essential for their very first Christmas dinner, it’ll also last for many Christmases to come.
If the little one in your life already has a travel seat, why not make sure they’re warm on their travels with this adorable wrap specially designed for car journeys? Easy to fit with a simple Velcro snap and exceptionally soft, it’s brilliant for keeping away the winter chill.
Another great choice is the Knitted Blanket and Rudolph Rattle Gift Set, which includes a cute red and white striped blanket and a soft Rudolph rattle for baby to play with.
Fun Baby Christmas Gifts
When you’re looking for a gift that’s likely to bring some smiles and laughter to Christmas day, check out the various walkers, playsets and bouncers built to entertain and stimulate little ones.
The Bright Starts Taggies Soothe Me Soft Bouncer has an action packed toy bar, a Peek-A-Boo blanket with plush character toys and satin tabs to intrigue enquiring fingers. It’s also perfect for peaceful moments, thanks to the soothing vibrations and gentle melodies parents can activate at just the right time.
The bright and beautiful Fisher-Price Rainforest Friends Bouncer has a fun filled toy bar, as well as hanging monkeys, beads and roller-ball (which can be removed for baby to play with). And when it’s time to be quiet, you can switch on the on the calming vibrations.
Babies over 6 months can graduate to the Rainforest Jumperoo, a great activity centre with lots of toys, activities and brightly coloured rainforest animals to play with. Every jump rewards baby with lights, sounds and music and there are plenty of cute rainforest animals to boost baby’s motor control skills.
Baby Christmas Outfits
Get into the festive spirit in the cutest way possible with seasonal outfits and gorgeous Christmas baby grows. Not only will your little one be dressed to impress on the big day, but you’re guaranteed some memorable snaps for the family photo album!
Baby’s First Christmas Outfit
Who can resist the utterly adorable sight of baby dressed in a Christmas themed outfit? Surely no one, and that’s why gifts like the snuggly Snowman Snowsuit are sure to melt everyone’s heart. This soft, fleecy suit has a friendly snowman’s face on the hood and cute scarf detailing. Equally endearing is the cosy Reindeer Snowsuit, with its perky ears and antlers and tactile brown fleece.
Another lovely winter warmer is the Bear’s Best friends Snowsuit, a warm and lovely suit with printed lining, sweet embroidery on the front and super cute bear ears on the hood.
When it’s time for bed, little ones are sure to be in Santa’s good books when they’re tucked up in Christmas cuties like the Reindeer in Training Sleepsuit and Hat.
The Santa’s Little Helper Sleepsuit and Hat is also perfect for baby’s first Christmas, these ace sleep sets include embroidered sleepsuits and warm hats for keeping in the heat.
Christmas Baby Grows
Your little one will look super stylish all year round in some of the hottest baby grows available this Christmas, like the incredibly sweet Star Wars Sleepsuit with its adorable Stormtrooper design.
Other outfits sure to raise smiles are the excellent pink Superbaby Girls Romper and iconic blue Superbaby Sleepsuit, ideal for any little superhero in the making.
Babies can also be instantly transformed for the party in this enchanting romper, which is not only cute and comfortable, but also has a soft and fabulous blue tutu perfect for a Christmas boogie.
For the ideal bedtime story outfit, on the other hand, there are few better choices than the Hungry Caterpillar Sleepsuit, which features everyone’s favourite caterpillar and his yummy red apple.
Baby Stocking Fillers and Small Gifts
If you’re looking for something small but still special for baby’s first Christmas, then the fuzzy fun of Snowmen Booties is just perfect. These lovely booties are for 0-6 months and feature cute snowmen faces with their own carrot noses.
More affordable yet adorable gifts include the seasonal Fleece Reindeer Hat and cheeky Snowman Hat, designed keep baby snug and cosy while out and about.
Or, make sure meal times are extra-sweet this Christmas with these brill bibs. Boasting two fun festive designs – one with the words ‘Reindeer in Training’ and the other with ‘Is it Too Late to be Good?’. What could be cuter for round the dinner table this Christmas?