Christmas Gift Ideas for Babies

Get all your baby Christmas gift ideas here at finder.com.au, including baby clothes and toys to make their first holiday season super special.

Part of the fun of Christmas is finding gifts that everyone will love and little bubs and their parents are definitely included. So go on, check out the cuteness that you can add to that little one's life!

Oh and don't forget to get mum and dad something practical / helpful to make their life that much easier.

Top Christmas gifts for babies, 2016

Have a newborn or young bub to buy for? Awww - while you’re oohing and ahhing over the lil ‘un, you can gift them a suitable gift that both parents and baby will appreciate. These are but a few:

Bashful Unicorn Huge
David Jones
Flamingo Baby Inflatable
Seed Heritage
Christmas Striped Glitter Tutu Dress
David Jones
Sophie Giraffe Teething Ring
Seed Heritage
Zip Yds Wondersuit
David Jones
Bashful Truffle Bunny
Seed Heritage
Min Cons First Stars
David Jones
Plum 0.5 Tog Cotton Jersey Sleep Bag
David Jones
Smile Baby
Seed Heritage
Swim Vest:Child Small 15-25kg
David Jones
Wooden Trex Toy
Seed Heritage
Duck Bath Squirties
Pottery Barn kids
Wimmer-Ferguson Infant Stim-Mobile To Go
Lime Tree Kids
2 Pack Bird Sock Gift Box
Seed Heritage
Nutcracker Luxe Velvet Stocking
Pottery Barn kids
Boys 2 Piece Tracksuit
David Jones
Nursery Fur Unicorn Bath Wrap
Pottery Barn kids
Girls Boxed Newborn Laced Dress Shoe
David Jones
Skip Hop - Camping Cubs Baby Activity Gym
Lime Tree Kids
Skip Hop Playspot Mat - Bold Brights
Hello Charlie
Acorn Kids Baby Hat - Wilderness
Hello Charlie
Even Younger Justice
3 Sprouts - Pram Organisers - Crocodile
Lime Tree Kids
Coco Air Mesh Flow Basket Bassinette
Bamboo Bouncer
Rip Curl Toddlers Uv Spring Short Sleeve Wetsuit
City Beach
3 Sprouts Zebra Storage Bin
Hello Charlie
JellyCat Bashful Bunny
Yellow Octopus

Top six retailers for Christmas presents for babies

There’s no loss for stores that offer babywear and accessories on the interweb, as you’ll realise here:

Hello Charlie
Hello Charlie
Lime Tree Kids
Lime Tree Kids
Baby goes Retro
Baby goes Retro
David Jones
David Jones

Christmas deals for baby gifts

50% off pre-Christmas celebration

Enjoy 50% off on Christmas themed items at DressLily. T&Cs apply.

30% off 3 or more select original priced items from Christmas Trim shop

Get 30% off on 3 or more select original priced items from Christmas Trim shop at Myer. T&Cs apply.

Up to 25% off holiday decor + FREE shipping

Get up to 25% off holiday decor with FREE shipping at Nordstrom. T&Cs apply.

Up to 50% off: Christmas Sale

Get up to 50% off your orders during the Christmas Sale at Kathmandu. T&Cs apply.

Up to 60% off big brands

Shop for Christmas gift ideas for all the family.

Up to 60% off Christmas catalogue

Shop for Cellarmasters' Christmas catalogue and enjoy up to 60% off. Exclusions and T&Cs may apply.

Christmas and NYE tours on sale: Up to $700 off

Valid on select Christmas markets tours in Europe including Italy, Austria, Spain, Portugal, Russia. Must use promo code on site (found next to tour name) to get discount.

Christmas Shortlist: Top go-to gifts

Shop for the perfect gift for your loved ones.

Christmas Gift Guide

Shop the Christmas Gift Guide at Booktopia.

FREE shipping and gift wrap on all orders

Enjoy FREE shipping and gift wrap on all orders at Bobbi Brown. Valid for the month of November only. T&Cs apply.

10% off student discount

Students can get 10% off any purchase at ASOS.

Up to 75% off sale

Shop the clearance shelves for up to 75% off at ThinkGeek

Living Packages

Enjoy the low living package deals at Fantastic Furniture. Conditions Apply

Free shipping on all orders over $100

Free shipping on all orders over $100

Free UK Delivery with £20 spend

Get free delivery in UK on spending £20 on purchase at The Hut

How to choose the best Christmas gifts for babies

Unless you are familiar with the toys and learning products the baby already has, it generally a good idea to ask the parents for Christmas gift ideas. Babies, even in the early stages of development, have their favourite toys, sounds, colours and books. By asking the parents what the baby already has and what they would like as their child grows, makes your shopping experience easier.

Babies are often easier to buy for because everything is so new to them. Lights attract their sense of sight while calming musical toys delight their ears. When considering Christmas baby gifts think of the five senses. The toy or group of toys should delight their sense of touch, sound, sight, smell and taste. Taste and smell are important given most babies put anything and everything in their mouths - but it is also a safety concern so always make sure the toys have been checked for the safety. Choose toys based on compatibility with the baby's age.

Clothing as Christmas gifts is also a good choice. Think ahead when you buy clothing especially if you buy ahead for the upcoming season. Babies change sizes quickly. Going with clothes or learning toys vs play toys may be the wish of the parents.

Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is the travel editor at finder.com.au. On top of being an avid traveller, she's an all-round bargain hunter. If there's a deal or cheap flight available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too.

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