Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018

It’s easy to get stuck on the essentials when you’re thinking of gifts for baby this holiday season. After all, you can never get too many diapers or clean bottles. But as you gather up holiday presents, don’t forget about the fun, little items that will create lasting memories for the babies in your life. This holiday gift guide features our favorite items that will find a happy home in any nursery, closet or bath.

A Nursery to Remember

Cute decor can turn a bland nursery or kids’ room into something your little one delights in. For instance, this jolly T-Rex dinosaur bank can happily live atop a bookshelf or dresser.

Dino T-Rex Bank | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

Think of the theme of the nursery when picking out decor items. This porcelain enchanted castle bank fits right in for a fairy tale or princess-themed baby room.

 

Simply Enchanted Castle Bank | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

 

Speaking of bookshelves, you’re going to need something pretty and sturdy to hold up your stack of children’s alphabet and bedtime books. These swan princess bookends are chic and beautiful with their silver crowns.

Swan Princess Bookends | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

The Cutest Outfits

Clothes are a great go-to gift for a baby. Not only are they practical–after all, babies grow so fast, and they’re always getting their onesies dirty–but they also have the potential to be super cute. The cuter the outfit, the better the photo-op! Perfect for the holiday season, this winter sweater set provides much needed warmth along with the adorableness. The set comes with a pretty blue cardigan with a matching pom-pom hat.

Blue Fair Isle Cardigan and Pom Pom Hat | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

 

Now she can match mommy with this Trendy Baby Leggings set. The set comes with three pairs of leggings in chic black, white, and gray prints. They’re made of a blend of cotton and spandex so they’re extra comfy and cozy.

 

Trendy Baby Leggings | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

 

It can’t get any cuter than a baby in a tutu. This baby ballerina pajama outfit comes with the tutu built right into the soft pink sleeper. Fasten the accompanying white and pink hat on her head so she’s warm as she dreams of ballet dancing.

 

 

Big Dreamzzz Ballerina | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

 

Maybe penguins are more your baby’s speed. If so, this penguin pajama set is the holiday gift of choice. It comes with a striped sleeper and a matching hat. Your little one will be warm and look adorable waddling around the house.

 

Penguin Pajama | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

Cuddly Creatures

Of course, animals and magical creatures are a must for babies, whether it’s a new plush toy or an item that makes bath time fun. This Mia the Mermaid set comes with a plush mermaid, shell rattle and matching headband.

Mermaid Plush Plus Headband and Lovie | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

 

Are you teaching your little one all about the Noah’s Ark story? Make story time extra cuddly with these Noah’s Ark rattles. They feature three animal rattles–a lamb, elephant, and giraffe–in a soft ark plush.

 

Noah's Ark Rattle Set | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

 

Want to make bath time extra special. Get this elephant-themed bath set so baby can have a little fun in the watering hole. It comes with a hooded elephant towel, elephant bath mitt and white spa slippers.

 

Elephant 3 Piece Bath Set | Holiday Gift Guide: Top 10 Baby Picks for 2018 | Baby Aspen

Is there a holiday gift from this guide that you want to take home? Let us know in the comments below!

Happy Parenting!