13 baby shower gifts that make life easier for new mums

13 baby shower gifts that make life easier for new mums By Mim Jenkinson

If you have a friend or family member who’s about to become a parent for the first time, you might be struggling with ideas on how you can help them. We’re sharing 13 baby shower gift ideas that make life easier for new mums and dads – and an easier life is something all parents want!

These are the kind of new baby gifts that a new mum would be delighted to receive but might have not invested in herself.

They’re the extra special, thoughtful baby shower gifts that she probably has on her wish list – so why not surprise her with one of them! You could even win one of these in our giveaway at the end.

Read about our top 13 ideas below and read honest reviews from other parents.

Kindly sponsored by Bloom & Grow.

13 Baby Shower Gift Ideas That Make Life Easier for New Mums

1. Cuddledry Baby Apron Towel

The Cuddledry Baby Apron Towel helps make drying time fun and fast!

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This hooded apron towel makes life easier by allowing parents to lift baby from the bath, keep them warm and wrap them up snugly to dry.

It’s made from pure, unbleached cotton and natural bamboo fibre and is super soft for babies and parents. These are good baby shower gifts to suit all budgets.

Find out more here.

 2. Ubbi Nappy Pail

The Ubbi Nappy Pail is the ultimate in nappy disposal. In a range of beautiful colours to suit every nursery, this nappy pail is both stylish and practical!

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The Ubbi Nappy Pail is steel with rubber gasket seals and sliding lid technology which keeps the nursery smelling fresh and clean.

An additional bonus is that, while you can purchase Ubbi plastic bags, it isn’t necessary. Any tall kitchen bags can be used!

Find out more here.

3. Skip Hop Mainframe Wide Open Backpack

New parents on-the-go know how challenging it can be to hold your baby with one arm and find what you need in your changing bag with the other!

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This clever nappy bag makes accessing the contents so much easier with its structured frame that holds everything in its own place.

As the name suggests, unzipping the bag provides visibility and access to everything inside!

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Find out more here.

4. Skip Hop Vibrant Village Activity Gym

Tummy time for babies is an essential part of their development from the beginning.

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The Skip Hop Vibrant Village Activity Gym features black and white and bold coloured graphics to stimulate baby’s sight along with lights and music to make learning and development fun!

This multi-purpose gym offers so many ways for babies to play from newborn upwards.

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Find out more here.

5. Skip Hop Moby Soft Spot Sink Bather

Baby bath time is such a precious bonding experience for parents and their little ones.

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The Skip Hop Moby Soft Spot Sink Bather is the perfect size for newborns and infants and can be used from their very first bath.

The soft terry surface, padded whale tail to protect baby’s head and cushioned design fits perfectly into sinks for ultimate comfort for baby and peace of mind for parents.

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Find out more here.

6. Pearhead Keepsakes

For parents who want to keep mementos of their pregnancy or baby’s milestones, the Pearhead range has you covered with unique baby shower gifts and ideas.

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From baby books, chalkboards and frames to baby print sets – this gorgeous range has everything a new parent needs to record previous memories of their baby’s firsts.

Find out more here.

7. Skip Hop Moonlight & Melodies Elephant Nightlight Soother

As well as being a gorgeous addition to your baby’s nursery, this nightlight helps soothe them to sleep with its gentle glow and sounds.

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Eight melodies can be played, along with gentle nature sounds, to make bedtime much easier for mums.

Find out more here.

8. Baby Tula Free to Grow Carrier

The Baby Tula Free to Grow Carrier range makes being out and about with a new baby a breeze.

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This award-winning range of stylish and practical baby carriers allows parents multiple ergonomic carry positions with fully adjustable shoulder straps and a comfortable waist band.

The Baby Tula Free to Grow Carrier makes baby wearing easy, supportive and comfortable for babies and parents. Parents can enjoy carrying their baby close to them while having their hands free!

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Find out more here.

9. Skip Hop Wipe Clean Changing Pad

From delicate newborns to wriggling babies, this contoured changing pad helps keep your baby in place and comfortable during nappy changes.

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It’s wipe clean and compact too, helping to keep the nursery fresh and tidy.

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Find out more here.

 10. Skip Hop Pronto Changing Station

The Pronto is a clever clutch to take out and about with baby.

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Zip off the wipe clean changing pad and store all the essentials needed for nappy changes on-the-go!

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Find out more here.

11. Theraline Maternity Cushion

For mums who want comfort during their pregnancy and beyond, Theraline Maternity Cushions do just that!

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This cult pregnancy must-have is an essential maternity and nursing item that can be used for years. It provides support for expectant mums during pregnancy and help to make feeding baby comfortable.

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Find out more here.

12. Cocoonababy Nest

A safe and peaceful nights sleep for baby is at the top of every parent’s wish list!

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The Cocoonababy nest helps babies to adapt to life after birth, allowing them to sleep on their backs and feel snug, safe and content.

Find out more here.

13. Baby Brezza Formula Pro

Many mums will understand the struggle of trying to make up a warm bottle of formula with one hand – or bleary-eyed in the middle of the night!

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The Baby Brezza Formula Pro is a revolutionary product that makes a warm formula bottle in seconds. There is no need to measure or mix anything manually as the Baby Brezza does all of this – and with any brand of formula.

It’s one less thing for an expectant mum to think about.

Find out more here.

We hope these ideas give you inspiration when you receive your next baby shower invite! Aside from baby showers, they would make great newborn baby gift ideas for all occasions.

If you’re looking for the best baby shower gifts that make life easier for new parents, you can find out more about the Bloom and Grow range here.


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