The 10 Best Gifts for Babies | Hugs For Kids

The 10 Best Gifts for Babies

Choosing the right gift can be stressful. Whether it's a birthday, special occasion or Christmas and be it your own child or not, you want to make sure that the gift you give is not only loved but is something that they don't already own.

The best thing about Hugs for Kids is that we have already scoured the globe for the very best things for kids and that is all we stock. But we admit that there's still quite a bit of it...

So here at Hugs HQ, we have looked at the data, watched the kids faces as they played with every new arrival and listened to our customers feedback to bring you the best of the best gifts for's the top 10 surefire winners.


Gift Set for Bub ($29.95)

Created especially for newborn babies, this gift pack contains two of ChamonixRain's most popular products. Keep your baby smelling sweet with Coconut Baby Body Wash and their delightfully smooth skin soft with Coconut Baby Moisturiser. Made from natural and certified organic ingredients, they are gentle enough to use on newborn skin and so yummy that mums and dads will want to use them too.

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Ripple Blanket ($89.95)

These heirloom quality blankets are hand crocheted in Cotton, Azlon and Cashmere. Each design features a beautiful ripple effect stripe and they are so amazingly soft and silky you just have to feel it to believe it.

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Natural Rubber Bath Toys (from $19.95)

These Hevea bathing toys are soft and malleable, yet incredibly durable.They are all easy to grasp and squeeze for even the tiniest hands and are 100% natural rubber as well as BPA, phthalates and PVC free. They also have no perforations or hole in the bottom which eliminates grime and mold build up making them safe to chew. And they don't squeak. *thumbs up

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Merino Kids Sleeping Bags (from $179.00)

The International award winning Go Go Bag is a 100% natural baby sleep bag designed for your baby and toddler's safety and comfort. Merino fibres help regulate your babies temperature throughout their sleep and it breathes, absorbing and releasing moisture away from baby's skin in warm conditions and insulating in cooler conditions. There is simply no better investment in a safe, sound sleep.

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LED Mobiles ($39.95)

Soothing at sleep time yet gently stimulating for play time, this colour change LED nightlight is a must have item for kids. Gently lighting an entire room, the nightlight is powered by a transformer so there is no need for changing or recharging batteries. Slowly phasing through a range of colours, this is the perfect gift to keep the dark at bay with a new night-time friend.

Buy Now or see more from Delight Decor


Bella Bunny ($33.00)

It's difficult to admit, and she'd never admit it herself, but...Bella is IT. The most loveable soft toy of all. I know, I know, big call. But if you cuddled this bunny, looked into her tiny little kind eyes, whispered into her soft as feathers ears, listened to her tinkling magical little giggle, fell asleep with your arm around her heavenly get the picture.

Buy Now or see more from Nana Huchy


Wooden Teething Toys (from $15.00)

Gepetto Toy Craft specialises in the manufacture of wooden toys for babies based on traditional European craftsmanship. Combining safety and style in a long lasting wooden toy designed to stimulate and entertain, these works of art are created in Gepetto's New Zealand workshop.

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Baby Soothe Butter (from $24.95)

This baby soothe butter is naturopathically formulated and specific for sensitive skin types as it contains no chemical or synthetic additives.  A concentrated blend of nourishing plant and nut extracts increases skin hydration naturally without leaving residue. So soft and lovely, it's the perfect body butter for all the skin of your baby and the 100ml size is perfect for the nappy bag!

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Baby Brush & Comb Set ($14.95)

Looking for something small as either a token or add on gift? You simply can't go past this amazing set by Fawn & Milk. Made from the softest goat hair, the brush is perfect for head massages or gently removing dry skin from your baby'e scalp. It feels wonderful, looks adorable and is priced just right.

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Sophie the Giraffe ($34.00)

One of the most recognisable baby toys on the planet, Sophie the giraffe is made from 100% natural rubber derived from the sap of the Hevea tree. Natural Rubber is soft, safe and non-toxic for baby to teethe and chew and Sophie is painted with non-toxic, food-grade paints. Lightweight and easy to grasp for tiny hands, she is also stimulating to baby's senses with her soft colors and gentle squeak. Sophie the Giraffe is Phthalate-Free with No Vinyl (no-PVC)!

Buy Now of see more from Vulli


Finding gifts can be stressful at the best of times so we hope that you found this list helpful. Hugs for Kids has a LOT of amazing products but these are the ones that prove to be winners for babies time and time again.


Please Note: Prices are correct at the time of publishing but are subject to change without notice. Please check the individual product pages for current pricing. While all products were in stock at the time of publication, we cannot guarantee that stock will remain available at all times.

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