If anyone deserves to be spoilt, it’s an expectant mum. Buying gifts for the baby is easy but finding the perfect gift for a mum-to-be is a little trickier.
We’ve put together a fabulous gift guide for expectant mums, with 10 of our favourite gift ideas.
For many expectant mums, being pregnant often means sleepless nights and uncomfortable days. By the time the third trimester comes around, having a comfortable night’s sleep is just a memory.
Pregnancy pillows have been known to help expectant mums relax and get a restful night sleep. They offer additional support and help mums-to-be find a comfortable sleeping position.
Kate Spade ‘Expecting You’ Baby planner
We love this Kate Spade baby planner. For expectant mums who love to be organised, this is the perfect treat. This cute little planner features nine monthly spreads with weekly views to track upcoming appointments and celebrations.
Plus, it features a contacts section and monthly spreads to track feeding and changing once the bundle of joy arrives.
If the mum-to-be has already chosen her stroller, you can surprise her with an accessory to match. The JUNIORJONES stroller range, for example, features a selection of accessories including gorgeous changing bags.
The stylish and luxurious Jessie Changing Bag, has mesh pockets, an insulated bottle pocket, zippered pockets for smaller items and a convenient baby changing mattress. Plus, there’s a separate compartment for mum’s items. It’s the bag that every stylish mum should have.
Personalised Christmas Tree Decoration
Make an expectant mums Christmas this year with a personalised Christmas tree decoration. Ensure the mother-to-be doesn’t forget the Christmas before she welcomed her little one into the world.
They make a lovely little gift or are perfect when given as part of a homemade hamper. We love this ‘A Letter To Our Baby’ bauble.
Clarins Pregnancy Set
Every mother deserves a little bit of pampering from time to time. And being an expectant mother is no different. When carrying a baby, a woman’s body and skin go through a lot of changes, so this Clarins Pregnancy Essential set is an amazing gift.
It features Stretchmark Minimiser, Tonic Treatment Oil, Hyra-Essential Silky Cream, Exfoliating Body Scrub, Eye Contour Gel, Instant Light Lip Perfector, a surprise baby toy for your new arrival and a “New Beginnings” guide.
Mori Starter Set
An amazing gift for mother and baby, this Mori Starter Set features a gorgeous collection of baby essentials in luxurious, organic fabrics.
The 12 essentials in this starter set include a Swaddle Bag, Clever Sleeping Bag, Long Sleeve Bodysuit, Long Sleeve Kimono Bodysuit, Snap Up Sleep & Play One Piece, Zip-Up Sleep & Play One Piece, Pants, Cap, Micro-cotton Baby Towel, Micro-cotton Toddler Towel, Micro-cotton Bath Mitt, Large & Regular Muslins and a Blanket.
This set is available in a range of sizes, colours and patterns and the towel can be personalised!
Hotel Chocolat Hamper
Chocolate is always a good idea. And this mouth-watering Hotel Chocolat Hamper is a wonderful gift for any chocolate-loving expectant mum. The Chocolatier’s Table features a huge selection of delicious chocolates.
Maternity & Nursing Shawl
This Luxury Maternity & Nursing Shawl is a stylish and cosy cardigan, which can be styled as a shawl wrap and is the perfect cover up for breastfeeding.
When the baby comes along, mum can breastfeed comfortably with enough privacy for herself and her little one. The chic black and grey wrap is fully reversible with slim fit sleeves and a soft stretch knit.
Instant Photo Printer
An expectant mum has a lot to photograph! The baby shower, her growing bump, the beautiful nursery, and of course the first precious milestones of her baby’s life.
So, an instant photo printer is a wonderful gift! This HP Sprocket Plus Portable Photo Printer allows the mum-to-be to capture special memories and document her growing family.
Mama Mio Sleep Easy Mama Kit
Help an expectant mum get a good night’s sleep with this Mama Mio Kit.
It features a Sleep Easy Tummy Rub Butter infused with relaxing lavender and calming mint, a Sleep Easy Pillow Spray with an intoxicating blend of essential oils and a Sleep Easy Bath And Shower Oil to soothe the body and calm the mind. Mama Mio products are 100% safe to use during pregnancy.