Use your imagination to find the perfect gift
A new baby is a life-changing event for any couple. Help celebrate their joy with a gift basket for the new baby ? or for mom and dad. A gift can let them know how much you care, even if you can?t be with them in person.
Here?s a short list of where you can order the perfect basket for delivery.
Baby Gift Idea
This online shop is perfect for a personalized gift. One of the offerings includes an ultra-soft bear, baby powder and shampoo, photo frame, bib with the baby?s name embroidered on it and a handprint kit. The reusable wicker basket is shrink wrapped and tied with a tulle ribbon. For the fashionista momma, go for the basket that includes bright paisley burp cloths, stroller blanket, laminated panache bib and pacifier clip. Baby will be rolling along in style!
The Corner Stork
Fun and playful is what the Corner Stork delivers with their baskets. Imagine receiving a metal bucket filled with little polliwogs in greens and yellows ? bath time fun for sure. It comes complete with towels, washcloths, shampoo, plush frogs, teether, booties, beanie, blanket and onesie. Other offerings include a multitude of rubber ducks and a farmhouse friends critter set. Have some fun and think beyond the traditional basket.
For this option, the name says it all. Large to small they have plenty of baskets to choose from. How about a giant monkey baby mat? This super soft, ultra-plush throw is perfect for nap time or play time. The back is non-skid, so it won?t slide around the floor as baby moves around. The large stuffed head can be used as a pillow and it folds up for easy transport. Better still is the fact that it?s completely machine washable. If you?re looking for something a little different, they offer a board book and finger puppet playset featuring five little monkeys jumping on a bed.
This shop has baby gift giving covered from the baby shower to welcoming home a new little brother or sister. They even have special presents for the new mom or dad. For the dad that enjoys hunting, they?ve put together a basket just for him. It includes a generously sized mug with a deer motif, hunting photo frame, pretzels, peanuts, coffee, cheese and crackers, chocolate, trail mix and much more. This one is perfect for the dad that needs a quick snack while tending to baby and mom.
Bed, Bath and Beyond
In both the retail locations and online, this iconic home store has plenty of basket ideas to welcome home the newest family member. Sure, you could go with a collage of photo frames and keep thing simple. Or, give a gift that can be handed down for generations to come with a Wedgwood set. In blue for little boys, the scenes on the cup, dish and bowl feature Beatrix Potter?s Peter Rabbit as he sets out on his daily adventures. Little girls are treated to a pink set, also from Beatrix Potter and depict Peter?s sisters, Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-tail.
Harry and David
What family wouldn?t love the fresh fruits and other treats that Harry and David are famous for? These baskets are blue or pink themed to say hello to the new baby. Mom and dad can enjoy the shortbread cookies, chocolate covered blueberries or strawberries, chocolate truffles and more. Add on some classic favorites, such as pears, apples, oranges or a selection of cheeses. Whatever the occasion, Harry and David have you covered.
As you can see, there are many options available when it comes to sending a gift basket to celebrate the newest member of the family. Whether you are focusing on the baby or mom and dad, let your imagination guide you. Think about the things that made your childhood fun or that you know the family will need based on your personal experience. Get creative and give a gift that will be long remembered.