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

Updated on July 22, 2021 Updated on Jul 22, 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. Spoil the soon-to-be mama with one of these fantastic baby shower gift ideas.

  1. Blooming Baby Bath
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    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. 

  3. Baby Shusher
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    The Baby Shusher stops crying by engaging the natural calming reflex of your newborn 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. There is nothing a new mom wants more than to have their baby sleep.

  5. Go The F**k To Sleep.
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    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. 

  7. A Personalized Baby Swaddle Blanket
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    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 and keepsake..

  9. Dockatot Lounger
  10. baby-shower-gifts-dockatotThe 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. 

  11. Hand And Footprint Frame
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    Capture the timeless beauty of your baby’s tiny little hands and feet with our complete keepsake and photo frame kit – with clay, roller, double-sided tape, stencil kit, table stand, and wall brackets for easy display on a nursery wall, table, or mantel. New parents love the stencil kit featuring letters, numbers, shapes, and symbols so you can customize your memento. 

  13. Portable High Chair
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    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.

  15. New Mom Gift Set
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    Being a mama is no easy feat. Mothers deserve something to help start their journey. This box of goodies will surely make any woman feel loved and appreciated. This gift box is perfect for pampering, stress relief, and rejuvenation for mom. It contains a sleep mask, relaxing bath bomb, sugar scrub, and more! This gift basket is a wonderfully thoughtful gift for mom.

  17. Bandana Bibs
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    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.

  19. Night Light Sound Machine Combo
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  20. 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.

  21. Diaper Caddy Organizer
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    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.

  23. Funny Onesie
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    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. 

  25. Sleep Sack
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    This gently weighted Zen One Swaddle mimics the pressure your baby feels when held by you. Helping babies to self soothe & sleep through the night when not in your arms. Parents report longer sleep in 1-3 nights. The multipurpose design means this swaddle grows with your newborn and infant until next stage. Plus, allows your baby to sleep with arms in/out/free position for self-soothing.

  27. Labor Socks
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    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.

  29. Moccasins
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    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.

  31. Closet Dividers
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    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.

  33. Stroller Phone Mount
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    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. Milestone Wine Labels
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    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.

  37. Quiet Door Closure
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    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.

  39. Mom & Dad Mugs
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    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.

  41. An Awesome Diaper Bag
  42. baby-shower-gifts-bagOffering laidback luxury for the effortlessly chic mama, our Greenwich Diaper Backpack is made of 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.

  43. QuickZip Easy Change Crib Sheet
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    QuickZip Crib Sheet Set is the fastest, safest & easiest crib sheet solution for every new parent out there.  Zip the crib sheet on or off without breaking a sweat. These sheets use a patented design that features a SecureFit Wraparound Base that, wrapping around the bottom & the sides of the mattress, holds the baby crib sheet in place with a concealed zipper.

  45. ToteSavvy Bag Organizer
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    This removable organizer insert has 11 total pockets including an insulated pocket for baby bottles, key clasp, and washable changing mat that any savvy new mom needs! ToteSavvy original is best suited for large totes and oversized handbags. Made from wipeable nylon material.

  47. Wooden Horse Toddler Swing Set
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    This safe swing seat surrounds your baby or toddler with full support without sacrificing the wiggle room. From the first year 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.

  49. Bump Boxes
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    The third trimester is when mamas experience a wide variety of emotions: uncertainty, excitement, impatience, fear and heart-bursting joy about finally meeting their baby for the first time. They also are possibly super uncomfortable. That’s why we created the third trimester gift box to pamper and prepare you for delivery! Your pregnant wife or pregnant friend will get 6 full-size, personal care products and baby essentials, handpicked by moms who have all been there.

  51. Pee Pee Teepees
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    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!

  53. Bumbo Floor Seat
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    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. 

  55. Aden + Anais Swaddles
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    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!

  57. Coffee Cup Teether
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    Speaking of hipster babes, how about throwing a “babyccino” into the mix. This food-grade silicone teething toy attaches to baby’s clothing, allowing them to suck their coffee all day long. While the cord is equipped with chew beads as well as a pacifier clip holder. The perfect baby gift for a new baby or the caffeine-driven new mom.

  59. Breast Milk Storage
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    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!

  61. Sonogram Keepsake
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    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. 

  63. Organic Baby Food Cookbook
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    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.

  65. Nursing Cover
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    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 for the new mom. 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.

  67. Amazon Gift Card
  68. 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.

  69. Baby Carrier
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  70. 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.