10 Terrific Gifts to Buy Your Pregnant Pal
If she’s having any type of shower (or has a mother-in-law), chances are your expectant friend will get her share of diaper cakes and burp cloths. But there are still a slew of special, stylish gifts to help make her new life cozy, comfy and chic as hell.
A Gorgeous (non-maternity dammit!) Robe
To lounge in before she has the baby; to live in after.
Adorable Nursery Art
Something warm and fuzzy to stare at when life feels bananas.
The Animal Print Shop (from $25)
A Luxe Baby Blanket
For those loooong nights in the glider.
Pottery Barn ($34)
A Bite-Size Baby Book Collection
Brain builder for baby; boredom buster for mama.
Harper & Row ($14)
Mommy and Me Massage Oil
The benefits of baby massage, in a bottle.
The Honest Co. ($10)
A Beautiful Coffee Mug
Breastmilk is awesome and everything. But moms know coffee is the real elixir of life.
A Pretty Journal
To record everything from her nursing schedule (Did the baby drink 4 oz at 2:30 AM or was it 2.5 oz at 4 AM?) to her child’s first sentences.
Urban Outfitters ($16)
A Cool Backpack
It’s time to reinvent the diaper bag.
Ridiculously Fancy Baby Shoes
Impractical? No doubt. Adorable? No question.
Freshly Picked ($60)
A session with a talented family photographer and a classic photo album
Because memories make the gifts, after all.