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31 Unique Baby Shower Gift Ideas That Won’t Be On The Registry

Updated on March 24, 2021 Updated on Mar 24, 2021
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    Are you’re entirely clueless about what to bring to a baby shower? Do you go with something cute or useful? If you are looking for a unique baby shower gift, we’ve got you covered with the best baby shower gifts around. Spoil the soon-to-be mama with one of these fantastic baby gifts.

  1. Bandana Bibs
  2. Baby Drooling can be annoying not only for the babies but for parents too. Bandana Bibs come in a set of 8 pieces and makes life a lot easier & worry-free for you as it’s much more convenient to change and wash a bandana bib than a dress! Use them as a burp cloth too. They come in so many colors for baby girls and baby boys, as well as gender-neutral prints.

  3. Blooming Bath
  4. The best way to give your baby a bath and a great alternative to traditional baby bathtubs. Super soft and cuddly to keep your new baby happy and comfortable during bath time. Fits most sink sizes. Recommended for infants 0 to 6 months. 

  5. Baby Shusher
  6. The Baby Shusher stops crying by engaging the natural calming reflex of your baby. It uses a popular parenting technique by Dr. Harvey Karp in the ‘Happiest Baby on the Block’ book. The Baby Shusher incorporates the fourth ‘S’ of the ‘Five S” — shushing. With loud, rhythmic shushing noises, the Baby Shusher draws on ancient, time-tested practices.

  7. Aden + AnaisSwaddless
  8. For centuries, mothers have used soft, natural muslin to swaddle their little ones. But perhaps they’ve never done it so stylishly as with these Aden + Anais swaddle wraps. Each natural wrap comes in a clean, classic print that’s also soft to the touch for parents and baby. And the fabric is breathable so your child won’t overheat — ensuring a good day or night’s sleep!

  9. Go The F**k To Sleep.
  10. Go the F*** to Sleep is a bedtime book for parents who live in the real world, where a few snoozing kitties and cutesy rhymes don’t always send a toddler sailing blissfully off to dreamland. Profane, affectionate, and radically honest, California Book Award-winning author Adam Mansbach’s verses perfectly capture the familiar–and unspoken–tribulations of putting your little angel down for the night. 

  11. Labor Socks
  12. Shower the mom to be with the perfect gift for her hospital delivery bag, luxurious combed cotton socks. These non-slip socks are printed with an adorable message: Relax, breathe, PUSH! The mom-to-be will have toasty warm feet during her labor and delivery experience and a keepsake to remember the special event.

  13. Funny Onesie
  14. Dressing their baby in this funny little bodysuit will surely give Mom a good laugh. Premium quality, short sleeve baby onesie. 100% combed-cotton (preshrunk) machine washable, cozy one-piece for your baby! Overlapping expandable shoulders and three-snap closure at the bottom to make changing as smooth and easy as possible. 

  15. An Awesome Diaper Bag
  16. Offering laid-back luxury for the effortlessly chic mama, the Greenwich Diaper Backpack comprises durable, wipe-clean vegan leather. With earthy colors and clean lines, it features multiple pockets for ultimate organization. Like all our stylish baby bags, it comes with a cushioned changing pad for convenience—the best baby shower gift for the stylish mama.

  17. Dockatot Lounger
  18. The Deluxe+ Dock is the ultimate docking station for your baby ages 0-8 months old. Multifunctional and multitasking, the Dockatot Deluxe+ offers a comfy spot that lets baby rest, lounge, play, cuddle, do tummy time, and get diaper changes.  Deluxe+ Docks are lightweight and portable, allowing for easy travel. Additional covers are available for purchase to match your mood, room, and style. 

  19. Pee Pee Teepees
  20. Why is it that the act of diaper changing always seems to inspire an extra “contribution” from the little one? Parents of baby boys have been particularly vulnerable – until now. Just place a pee-pee teepee on his wee-wee during diaper changes, and the hazard is averted. Great baby gift idea if there’s a baby boy on the way. These will be a must-have!

  21. Sonogram Keepsake
  22. There’s no feeling like seeing your bundle of joy for the first time. Pearhead’s Sonogram Frame lets you display your baby’s sonogram baby photo in this classic hand-finished wood frame. The acid-free beveled mat protects your precious sonogram photo so that it lasts a lifetime. Includes the phrase’ love at first sight’ stamped in silver, hanger for easy wall mounting, and easel to display on a tabletop. Celebrate this special moment forever with this great keepsake. 

  23. Organic Baby Food Cookbook
  24. Cooking nutritious meals for your growing family while catering to everyone’s favorite foods and appetites can be exhausting. By serving up recipes that satisfy the tastes of both kids and adults, this baby food cookbook promises parents that they’ll only have to make one meal for everyone to share.  From their first puree to their first burrito, this baby food cookbook is ideal for babies at every age and stage.

  25. Nursing Cover
  26. The industry’s first four-in-one nursing cover. This stretchy and comfortable multi-use breastfeeding cover can also be used as a car seat cover, shopping cart cover, or infinity scarf.
    This nursing cover-up allows your baby to breastfeed freely. There aren’t any straps, rings, or cords to mess with. Not to mention, each cover takes just seconds to put on and take off.

  27. Moccasins
  28. BirdRock Baby moccasins are constructed with durable genuine leather, promote proper foot development in young walkers, and stay on your little one’s feet! BirdRock Baby donates to Feed My Starving Children to provide food for an entire day to a child in need with every purchase.

  29. Diaper Caddy
  30. Life with a newborn or baby is always chaotic. Simplify the process with this organizer. You no longer need to run upstairs to change your baby because you will have everything you need at your fingertips.  This multi-use storage caddy’s trendy and neutral design works with all nursery decor. While adding functionality to your life, it also upgrades the style of the nursery.

  31. Mermaid Sleep Sack
  32. It is a magical and special newborn mermaid sleeping bag shaped like a mermaid. This baby swaddle blanket is easy to put on and take off. This sleeping bag’s tail can be opened for easy diapering and tied like a cute mermaid tail. This comfy little mermaid sleep bag will never be kicked off. Your baby will enjoy the feeling of safe and warm anytime.

  33. Stroller Phone Mount
  34. Attach this mount to your baby stroller to access your phone easier. Make your trips with your baby safer as you can now keep an eye on your child while accessing your phone’s features. The strong mounting clip will securely hold your phone on most strollers. Easy installation; no tools required. It can also be used on handlebars of bicycles and treadmills.

  35. Bump Boxes
  36. 1st Trimester Pregnancy Gift Box- Perfect pregnancy gifts for Mom to be. Comes with a BPA free, this water bottle is designed with a flip straw top to avoid spills and make drinking easier, adorable belly stickers, the No Mo Nausea Band, and a Glow 9 Organics Energize Bath Bomb. Second and third trimesters boxes available as well.

  37. Closet Dividers

    This cute set of closet organizers provides a simple and stylish way of arranging your little one’s wardrobe. Use the nine hanging dividers to categorize your baby’s clothing by age range – tiny baby to 3T.

  39. Quiet Door Closure
  40. We don’t care how much noise a child can sleep through, and there’s something about the click of a doorknob or the rattling of a door that can break through even the deepest sleep. We were tired of putting a rag or sock in the door, so we created the Cushy Closer Door Cushion! With noisy husbands and kids running in and out, curious toddlers exploring door locks, pets stuck in or out of a room, noisy garage-to-house doors.

  41. Wooden Horse Toddler Swing Set
  42. This safe swing seat surrounds your baby or toddler with full support without sacrificing the wiggle room. From the age of 6 months to 3 years old, our universal horse swing seat provides children up to 44 pounds (20 kilograms) with a safe toy to enjoy and grow into. All edges are rounded and sanded for additional comfort and peace of mind.

  43. Portable High Chair
  44. The Infant Pop N’ Sit Portable Highchair supports on-the-go lifestyles and makes feeding time easy with a removable, BPA-free tray, innovative pop and fold set-up, and over the shoulder carrying bag. With its lightweight design and compact fold, the Summer Infant Pop N’ Sit Portable Highchair is perfect for dining on-the-go or even on the patio with your little one. When your baby needs a place to eat, pop it open. Bon appétit.

  45. Amazon Gift Card
  46. Amazon Family provides Prime members exclusive family-oriented offers, coupons, and age-based recommendations. Additionally, you’ll receive up to 20% off subscriptions to diapers, baby food, and more, and a 15% Baby Registry completion discount.

  47. Milestone Wine Labels
  48. These Mommy Milestone Wine Labels are going to be a hit at the baby shower, and everyone will ask you where you got them! A great gift for new parents. Mom and Dad will need these. Leave the boring onesies to other guests and give the gift they’ll laugh at and remember for years to come! Every mom will be able to relate to each sticker.


  49. Breast Milk Storage
  50. The Milkies Freeze is a “first-in, first-out” breast milk patented storage system that fits in your freezer. Collect your precious breast milk in a milk storage bag and place the bag on the metal quick-freeze tray at the top of the Freeze. Once the milk is frozen, slip the bag into the Freeze storage system through the slot at the top, and the bag will fall to the bottom of the storage container. When you need to thaw a bag of breast milk to feed to your little one, pull a bag out from the bottom of the Freeze – that way, you are sure to use the oldest milk first!

  51. Bumbo Floor Seat
  52. The Bumbo MultiSeat is ideal for babies who have already mastered the Bumbo Floor Seat and will see your child through to the toddler stage with a seat that grows with your child. With attachment straps to easily convert from a floor seat to a booster seat, you can begin enjoying key developmental milestones from feeding to playtime as soon as your child can begin to sit unassisted. The seat’s foam pad cushions your baby and can be removed to create more room as they grow. 

  53. Mom & Dad Mugs

    You and your spouse will enjoy a relaxing morning with your new funny coffee mug, which holds 11 ounces of her favorite coffee, tea, or hot chocolate. “Mom, Dad” is printed on both sides. 100% Made of white ceramic, the mugs are dishwasher and microwave safe.

  55. Baby Carrier
  56. At KeaBabies, they take pride in giving modern parents only the best. This Premium Baby Wrap Carrier is made with love and dedication. They are committed to offering you a soft, easy-to-use, breathable, and versatile wrap that will take your babywearing to a whole new level of experience.

  57. Diaper Pail Starter Set
  58. Breath, because the Munchkin PAIL diaper pail has arrived! Best-in-class odor control with a modern, sleek aesthetic. PAIL relies on the odor-busting duo of lavender-scented Arm & Hammer baking soda and our patented self-sealing technology. Starter Set Includes (1) Pail diaper pail, (1) Lavender-scented baking soda puck, (1) Starter refill ring, and (6) Snap, Seal & Toss refill bags. Additional refills and puck cartridges are sold separately.

  59. Night Light
  60. Rest is designed using both night light and sound machines using scientifically proven light colors that promote healthy circadian rhythms and melatonin production with white noise to aid sleep. Rest is fully customizable, programmable, and controlled from your smartphone. Reinventing bedtime to get your family a better night’s rest.

  61. A Baby Blanket
  62. Please give them a gift with a personalized touch—a super cute baby blanket with a coral-colored floral and watercolor print. The blanket is a super soft fleece and measures 30 x 40 inches. Personalize it with the baby’s name! This personalized blanket also makes an excellent gift.