Jungle Patches Sherpa Blanket by Jenny Reynish
Preparing for a new baby can be very exciting—both for the blissfully expectant new parents and for those who are waiting and watching in the wings. Grandparents, aunts and uncles, godparents, and dear friends are eager for ways to lend a helping hand and be involved this beautiful time in these new parents’ lives—and gifts are one of many ways to offer your support. If you’re able to find a gift that’s both functional and adorable, your thoughtfulness will most definitely be appreciated by the expecting parents in the first few days, weeks, and years with their little one.
At Mouse + Magpie, we are thrilled to create decor items inspired by children and beloved by parents around the world. If you’re looking for the best gifts for expecting parents, choose one of the exceptional items below.
Little ones and parents alike can hardly resist an incredibly soft blanket. Perfect for snuggling, this Sherpa blanket, with its soft muted colors and forest creatures design, would make a wonderful gift for any new family.
Sunny Fun Sherpa Blanket by Alexandra Ball ($60)
Our incredibly soft hooded towels are perfect for bath time bonding—and this purple octopus brings bright color and underwater whimsy to the bathtime routine. This practical and thoughtful gift will be even more fun once the new baby is old enough to enjoy the hood!
Dancing Octopus Hooded Towel by Amy Schimler-Safford ($30)
Always useful on rocking chairs, as floor cushions, and in pretend play, throw pillows are the unique surprise gift that new parents never know they needed. This penguin design is the cutest thing we’ve seen all year.
Snowflake Kisses Throw Pillow by Dubravka Kolanovic ($30)
Who knew baby animals could be such adorable astronauts? This soft and squishy bath mat is perfect for new parents who will be spending a fair amount of time sitting or kneeling beside the tub—and it’s absolutely endearing.
Rocket to the Moon Bath Mat by Irene Chan ($25)
Lamps and nightlights are the oft-forgotten heroes of the nursery—perfect for late night diaper changes and early morning rocking back to sleep. This sturdy lamp features soft and imaginative forest artwork and would be perfect for the woodland nursery.
Secret Place Lamp by Aleksandra Szmidt ($80)
Some of the best gifts for expecting parents are those that are useful, beautiful, and imaginative—and Mouse + Magpie’s child-inspired decor items are therefore a perfect choice. Whether you’re bringing a gift to a baby shower or surprising new parents with a thoughtful present all on its own, these items will be welcome additions to the new baby’s home.
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