Babies are a precious gift, so what present do you give to a family that already has the very best one? Hmm… tricky. What parents really want is sleep, but that’s not exactly something you can buy and gift wrap! From rattles to books to musical fun, here’s our list of the cutest, snuggliest, and most educational toys for newborns!
Top 10 Tried & Tested Toys
- Stay Put Rattle Set – Sea Animals
- What Should I Wear? Soft Activity Book
- Lazy Baby – Just Done 9 Months Inside!
- Rotating Music Box
- Berg Go2 – 2 in 1 Ride-On
- Hungry Pelican
- Bandana Dribble Bibs
- Musical Cube – 4 Farmyard Noises
- The Wonderful World Of Peekaboo
- Mojo the Lamb – Rose Comforter
Under the sea
Make noise and learn about the sea? Sounds like fun! Each of the adorable sea creatures makes a different rattling sound. They feature white suction cups to ensure they stay put, and their small size means they’re a perfect fit for tiny hands. Made from wood and brightly coloured plastic, this aquatic rattle set is sure to provide hours of entertainment!
Fashion for beginners
What to wear, what to wear? It’s a question that never goes away, so may as well start teaching kids how to answer it as early as possible! This fun cloth book features a removable dolly and lift-up flaps. Decide what the dolly should wear in different settings, including the beach, dance rehearsal, and a snowy day. Durably constructed and machine washable, so they can keep practising their styling skills…
Know some new parents with a wicked sense of humour? They’ll love this black-and-white one-piece with a tough-kid message: ‘Just done 9 months inside’. This cheeky number is made from soft fair-trade organic cotton, and the back and legs feature poppers for convenience. Can fit little escapees of up to 6 months.
Round and round and round…
Roll up! Roll up! This rolly-polly music box encourages little ones to experience music in a fun, tactile way. Babies can roll this wood and plastic toy on its side and move it across the floor to make soothing music. A fabulous, hands-on introduction to the power of song!
On your marks, get set, grow!
Here’s a gift they can grow into. This mini go-kart features a sleek, ergonomic design that allows babies to learn to scoot. And when they’re old enough to pedal, just fold down the integrated pedals to zoom, zoom, zoom! This go-kart comes kitted out with whisper tyres, so it’s suitable for indoor and outdoor use. Recommended from 10 to 30 months, but that’ll be here before you know it!
This pelican is hungry! Open his big bill to feed him mini plush sea creatures, including a shrimp, an octopus, and a crab. His belly has a window that allows babies to peek or reach inside to pull the creatures out and start the feeding process all over again. Hungry Pelican’s squeaky cheeks, crinkly wings, and rattling feet make him a delightful sensory playground! Now give him some food!
Stylish and practical
This set of bandana bibs will keep babies squeaky clean and totally on-trend. Dine in style with four different designs: stars, dinosaurs, rockets, and polka dots. The bibs are made from a soft cotton top layer, and the absorbent fleece back is perfect for keeping skin dry! The bibs have two snap popper fastenings so parents can adjust as their baby grows.
Listen to the moo-sic
This brilliant, colourful musical cube features four fabulous farmyard animals. Babies can grab the padded handle and bump the block against the floor to start the sounds and music. This tactile activity cube also includes a teether, tags, tabs, and a plastic mirror. A fantastic farmyard delight sure to provide hours, weeks, and months of fun!
Peekaboo, I see you!
Baby bored of the same old hiding-behind-your hands game of Peekaboo? Good news: Peekaboo finally gets an upgrade with this crinkling, squeaking, lift-the-flap cloth book! The book’s pages are brimming with jungle animals, rocket ships, owls, hot air balloons, and so much more. Durable and machine washable, so the laughs and smiles can go on and on and on…
Sweet dreams, little lamb
Baby had a little lamb, little lamb, little lamb! This super-soft, rose-coloured lamb comforter is ideal for cuddly, snuggly babies! The lamb’s soft ears and fur will give newborns a feeling of cosiness and security. Sweet as can be, the comforter is made of 100% natural cotton terry cloth and velour. A precious first plush comforter!
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How do you get an astronaut’s baby to sleep? You rocket!