The impending birth of a new child is always reason for celebrating. Each new birth produces hope for the future inside all of us – new moms and dads, family members, and even co-workers of the new parents.
The giving of presents to honor the new baby’s arrival is a centuries old tradition in almost every country and culture on Earth. However, in light of today’s troubling economy, deciding on the most useful baby shower gifts to give within your price range can be a difficult undertaking. Finding the right baby shower gifts at an affordable price can be a daunting task.
Therefore, when deciding on the ideal baby gift, then you may want to reflect on some of the following possibilities:
1. Is your gift necessary?
2. Will baby out grow it?
3. Is there a possibility that baby will be allergic to it?
4. What if someone else gives the new mom an identical gift, will baby need more than one?
5. Can I get another mom, couple or co-worker to “go in with me” to purchase a better quality gift?
One way out to this dilemma is to give a gift basket of newborn clothing and baby products, including hypoallergenic soaps, shampoo, toys and clothing. Gift baskets can be personalized with the new baby’s name or sex, if the parents know whether they are expecting a girl or a boy and have already chosen a name. And gift baskets are very affordable when either purchased alone or as a group.
Another affordable way give a practical and functional baby shower gift is the coolest trend in Baby Shower decorations – a Diaper Cake! That’s right a Baby Shower Diaper Cake. Diaper cakes are basically made from disposal or organic diapers and decorated with stuffed animals, baby products and baby gifts. These “decorations” come in so many styles and themes there is sure to be one to match your decorating idea for a baby shower. There are all sizes and price ranges available.
New parents gratefully welcome these wonderful presents, because they provide supplies that both stretch their baby care dollar and also prevent running out of supplies at the last minute. No new parent can have too many diapers or baby products!
Therefore, given the possibilities above, giving a baby gift basket or a diaper cake make the most practical gift in today’s world. Whether you are giving the new parents a Baby Shower and use these presents as party decorations, in addition to other presents, or whether you plan to give the gift from yourself, these presents meet all the criteria for an extraordinary gift-giving and gift-receiving experience.
These great baby shower gift ideas are perfect for corporate gifts or as a gift from co-workers who can’t decide on a common gift between everyone.