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Holiday Gift Guide 2017: 16 inspiring ideas for newborns

Anything and everything little ones could ever want (or need, or wear, or read!) to celebrate their first holiday season in style.

WANT

1. Plum + Sparrow Moses Basket
We’ve been swooning over these one-of-a-kind handwoven, sustainably-made, and absolutely gorgeous Moses baskets all year. They provide baby with a safe place to sleep and add a touch of beauty to any space.

2. Cheengoo Organic Crocheted Veggie Rattles
It’s never too early to start that farmer’s market obsession! We love these organic, hand-crocheted rattles that are perfect for little hands and can then be used as pretend-play toys for toddlers, too.

3. Oli & Carol Origami Boat Teether + Tub Toy
The perfect teething and bath toy for the coolest baby around. Handmade from natural latex hand painted with safe, natural food grade dyes.

4. Ouististine Small Wool Teddy Bear
Sweet, simple, and beautiful—what more could you ask for? The perfect snuggle-worthy companion to pass down through generations.

NEED

5. LexyPexy Leo Teether
Your babe will be the coolest teether in town with these wooden shades, and you’ll feel good about the all-natural, sustainable maple which is naturally antibacterial and non-splintering. Win, win!

6. Clover and Birch Wooden Play Gym
A simple, sturdy play gym that also looks awesome in your living room? Check ✔ Etsy wins again with this solid pine handmade beauty that will entertain your little one for hours.

7. DockATot Baby Lounger
The multi-functional, multi-cute, and must-have piece of baby gear of 2017. Perfect for lounging, tummy time, supervised sleep, playing, and so much more.

8. BabyBjorn Bouncer Bliss
Give your arms a (much-needed) rest while baby bounces away. We 💜 this bouncer for its minimalist design, amazing portability—it folds completely flat and weighs only 5 lbs—and four adjustable positions. And as your kiddo ages, it turns into a seat!

WEAR

9. Winter Water Factory Romper
These trendy Brooklyn-based unisex rompers are newborn wardrobe staples. Made with organic cotton, they’re warm, comfy, versatile, and beautiful.

10. Copper Pearl Holiday Bib Set, Noel
Drool in style this holiday season! These baby bandana bibs are some of the softest and most absorbent around and will add the perfect amount of holiday cheer to any celebration.

11. Freshly Picked Moccs
Dress up your babe’s holiday style with these soft, durable moccs. They’re super cute and come on and off easily—and won’t fall off like some others we’ve tried.

12. Petite Soul Bonnet
These whimsical, sweet vintage-inspired bonnets will make you want to post about 55 photos of your little one on Instagram this holiday season. Don’t say we didn’t warn you.

READ

13. Littles: And How They Grow
“A love song to babies and how quickly they grow.” Yup, we’re already crying.

14. Wee Gallery Art Cards for Baby
The simple, bold black and white images will capture the developing eyesight of even the tiniest of babies. These make a great stocking stuffer!

15. Petit Collage Wooden Stroller Book
Sturdy, easy to turn pages and bright, bold illustrations make this book perfect for the littlest of readers, and the cotton strap secures it to strollers, car seats, or wherever your little one needs her reading fix!

16. The Binderie Organic Cloth Books
These hand stitched cloth books are truly a work of art! Order early; quantities are limited.

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