It's the time of year when many of us find ourselves attending spring celebrations. From weddings to baby showers, the "gifts to buy" list can often seem never-ending, and the budget doesn't seem to be getting any larger, either. No need to stress though, because we've compiled a list of budget-friendly baby gifts that will make the special mommy-to-be in your life feel extra special when her shower rolls around. Now sit back, relax and allow us to introduce you to our favorite gifts under $50.
10. Sleep Sheep on-the-go with Angel Dear Lovie
Give the brand new little something to snuggle with while on the go with Mom. This sweet and plush lovie is perfect for toting through the carpool line, and it will quickly become baby's new security blanket with its soothing sounds and cuddly texture.
9. Kissy Kissy Clothing
Every itty bitty needs the gift of style! Kissy Kissy's ensembles are perfect for getting a fashionable wardrobe started early, and the outfits are super functional, too. We love the look of this little romper that will grow and move as baby does.
8. Blooming Bath
Make bathtime fun for mommy and baby with the latest in tub technology. The blooming bath features an ultra plush terry material that fits perfectly into a sink or tub and expands to fit baby's growing body. It can be thrown in the dryer after use, making it as convenient as it is cute.
7. Aden and Anais New Easy Swaddle
By now most moms understand the importance of swaddling to keep their baby cozy during times of rest. With so many other things to remember, she'll definitely appreciate you making wrapping baby up more simple than ever; this easy swaddle requires only a quick couple of steps and no folding or tucking. Just like that, the sweet babe is ready for bedtime!
6. "Welcome Baby" Keepsake Book
Baby's first year passes far too quickly to go without documentation. This fun book gives the new parents a chance to mark all of their little one's milestones, and there are even fun colors and images to go along with the most precious words and moments. This is one gift Mom and Dad will treasure forever!
5. Chewbeads Necklace and Bracelet
There will come a time when Mom can't keep her favorite necklaces and bracelets out of baby's mouth, but there's no need for the sacrifice of style when that occurs. These fun rubber beaded pieces will give baby the perfect soother for their sore gums, all the while keeping Mom well-accessorized and fabulous.
4. Skip Hop Puppy Hooded Towel and Washcloth with Spout Cover
Bathtime is a necessity, but there's no reason to treat it like a duty! This hooded towel and spout cover combo make bathtime extra fun for that sweet little angel, giving them a chance to play with the water and snuggle up in a cozy puppy towel afterwards. When baby is clean and happy, Mom's life becomes that much easier!
3. Hooter Hider
Let's face it- breast feeding is a practice that may shake up Mom's routine just a bit. Help her to adjust quickly and stay on-the-go with the help of this fantastic breast feeding cover. Made of durable, stylish fabric, Mom can run her errands and simply throw this over her and baby when mealtime comes calling.
2. Tickle Monster Laughter Kit
It's never too early to prepare for playtime! The Tickle Monster Kit is the perfect way to encourage laughter and imagination from any tiny tot, and the entertainment that Mom and baby will share during time spent together is truly priceless!
1. Skip Hop Zoo Set
As the prince or princess grows, Mom and Dad will need to be ready when its time for them to feed themselves. This set of plates, bowls, cup and utensils makes mealtime fun and hassle-free. Kids will love the animal shapes and bright colors that make eating exciting, and parents will adore the durable plastic-ware and easy clean-up.
Now that you're covered in the gift department (without breaking the bank), let the showers begin!
-The Girls at Itty Bitty Bella