Finding the perfect baby shower gift can be a challenge, especially if you’re looking for something unique. Diaper cakes are well and good, but we’ve found 10 genius products that will make the guests “ooh” and “aww.”
All of these baby items are clever inventions, but they do more than just “look cool,” like a black, leather baby jacket. These gadgets are both pretty and practical; a winning combination for moms and moms-to-be.
The next time you have a baby shower to attend, consider buying one of the 10 awesome gifts from this list.
10 The Travelling Crib Bag
This brilliant bag is the ultimate travel companion. It’s a 3-in-1 baby accessory that includes a diaper bag, a change table, and a portable bassinet.
The bag offers plenty of storage with compartments for diapers, wipes, and all of the infant’s traveling necessities.
Unzip the end flaps, and the carryall becomes a comfortable change table.
Fold up the ends, and the change table doubles as a compact crib. The cloth top is machine washable, and the slim mattress is waterproof.
This handy bag is perfect for Grandma’s house. You can see how this gift could become a mom’s best friend.
Boxum 3-in-1 Diaper Bag - $90.00
9 The Forehead Thermometer
This thermometer offers a revolutionary technology. By placing the ultra-sensitive sensor on a baby’s forehead, you can get a quick reading of a temperature with professional accuracy. Within seconds, the large, digital screen will indicate the temperature, and the color coding will indicate if there is a presence of a fever.
This instrument is gentle enough to use while a baby sleeps, and the backlight makes it easy to read at night. A forehead thermometer is a perfect gift for new parents.
Braun Forehead Thermometer - $21.96
8 Safety Spoons
With these spoons, parents will never again have to eat baby food to test the temperature. These innovative utensils turn white when they touch food that is too hot.
The long handle makes it easy to feed a baby directly from a jar. Plus, these spoons are safe and soft. They are gentle against delicate gums, and they are BPA-free. Offer new parents peace of mind at mealtime by giving them a set of safety spoons.
Munchkin White Hot Safety Spoons - $5.90
7 Stroller Board
If a family is on a day-long excursion, a tired, older sibling can hitch a ride on a stroller board. Also known as a buggy board, this device attaches to the rear axle of a stroller. Instead of walking, an older child can step up and take a fun ride on the board.
The stroller board is a clever travel option for additional children. Consider this choice as a baby shower gift for the whole family.
Englacha Plastic Board Rider - $49.99
6 Bottle Holder
This ingenious baby bottle holder can help a baby’s motor skills. It’s specifically designed to help an infant stay engaged during a bottle feeding. The shell and its wide openings make it easy for a baby’s tiny fingers to grasp. Within a few short months, an infant can learn to hold a bottle by his or herself.
Although this product is constructed to hold a bottle, it can also double as a toy. The silicone materials are super soft, and BPA-free, so parents can breathe a sigh of relief knowing this item will bring no harm to their baby.
Ba Baby Bottle Holder - $15.39
5 Patemm Change Pads
A diaper change pad may not sound like an original baby shower gift, but Patemm Pads have revolutionized this everyday item. If a baby is squirmy, he or she can easily wriggle off of a rectangular pad. Patemm Pads offer a large, round, comfortable surface that allows parents to place their babies in any direction. Plus, pockets can store diapers, wipes, and an extra set of baby clothes. When the diaper change is finished, the circular pad folds into a sleek carrier.
Any new parent would be happy to receive the award-winning Patemm Pad. It is smart and stylish.
Patemm Pad - $68.00
4 Silicone Catch-All Bibs
You can count on new parents receiving bibs at a baby shower, but this one makes all other bibs pale in comparison. The silicone bib is wonderfully soft. The flexible material is durable and stain-resistant, so it will look new after several uses. Moms and dads will appreciate that this product is BPA and Phthalate-free.
The material is not the only cool feature. The bib includes a built-in pocket, or crumb catcher, that traps spill better than a flat bib. These silicone bibs offer comfort and function that parents will appreciate.
Monkey Moo Soft Silicone Baby Bib - $11.97
3 Baby Bean Bag Chair
Who wouldn’t want to fall into a big, comfy bean bag that molds around your body? A baby bean bag chair is a great place for an infant to take an afternoon nap. Parents don’t have to worry about their baby rolling out of the seat with the built-in harness. Moms and dads can also rest assured that the beans are locked inside the bag.
The micro-beans and soft interior guarantees total relaxation. Not only is a baby bean bag super cute, it’s comfort at its best.
Bayb Brand Bean Bag – $69.00
2 Bath Kneeler
Babies take a lot of baths, so this is one gift that moms will love. A bath kneeler cushions your knees and legs while you bathe an infant. It offers a welcome relief after a long day.
The material is made of quick-drying fabric. Just hang on a towel rack or shower bar to dry. Also, the non-skid backing keeps mom in place if water splashes everywhere.
So, tell mom-to-be to take a load off and rest her aching knees. A kneeling pad is an ideal baby shower gift. Trust us, mom will thank you.
1 The Aquascale
This is one cool baby shower gift. The Aquascale is a 3-in-1 marvel. First, it’s a comfortable bathtub. Anti-slip inserts help keep the infant upright and in place.
Second, the digital thermometer measures the temperature of the water. With this gadget, parents will never have to worry that the water is too hot.
But, probably the best feature of the Aquascale bath is the digital weight scale. The tub can measure a baby’s weight, with or without water. Now parents can monitor their baby’s weight at home instead of waiting for the next trip to the pediatrician’s office.
As a baby shower gift, this digital baby bath is sure to wow them. Innovative technology, a sleek design, and practicality make this gift a number one winner.
Aquascale - $69.99