The Ultimate Baby Shower Gift Guide 2013

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Searching for for the best baby gift ideas around? Look no further! We're excited to present our biggest, best Baby Shower Gift Guide yet, with more than 150 of the coolest gifts for new moms, gifts for new dads, personalized baby gifts, and the most unique gifts to celebrate all kinds of families. We're also exceptionally thrilled to be partnering with our amazing sponsor babyGap (yay!), one of our favorite stylish, gift-giving destinations, because they share our commitment to honoring diverse families and showering every baby with love--whatever the gift. Our Baby Shower Gift Guide Sponsor, babyGap + Cool Mom Picks favorites

The only rules to welcoming a baby are that the parents-to-be are showered with lots of love--and hey, maybe a thoughtful gift. We've been long-time fans of babyGap, from their First Favorites line of newborn essentials, to their stylish seasonal collections, all of which make gorgeous, treasured baby shower gifts for all kinds of parents. Bonus: We'll be giving away awesome goodies and gift cards from them all year long on Cool Mom Picks if you keep an eye on our site. So happy shopping mamas! We hope you find something here you love, whatever your price range, and whomever that cute little baby-to-be.

baby shower gift on cool mom picks: handmade hedgehog baby toyhandmade hedgehog baby toy $14 at woodenplay
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: personalized embroidery artpersonalized embroidery art $20 at blue without you kids
15% off with code COOLMOMS
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: tim and leslie diaper bagsophia diaper bag $179.99 at timi + leslie
10% off with code 2013coolmom10
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: organic scooter biborganic scooter bib $16 at finn and emma (matching blanket $45)
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: stokke strollerstokke xplory 2013 $1099 at magic beans
$15 off purchase of $75+ with code CMP2013
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: minimalist parenting bookminimalist parenting $13.57 at amazon
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: organic skin creambaby bee skin creme $10 from burt?s bees
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: handknit baby dollhandknit baby doll $56 at blabla kids
10% off with code coolmom13
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: pickle of the month subscriptionmonthly pickle subscription $140/3 mos at new york mouth
15% off code COOLMOMPICKLES
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: welcome baby cardwelcome baby card $4.50 at 1canoe2
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: metal speedstermetal speedster $94.40 at my sweet muffin
SERVICES MAKE GREAT GIFTS TOO
There's plenty that new parents appreciate that doesn't come in a gift-wrapped box. We'd love to receive any one of these: *local postpartum doula services *meal delivery *Dr. Harvey Karp?s The Happiest Baby Classes *babysitting service gift card *a professional photo sitting *massage gift cards (always!)
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: door hangermommy time door hanger $16 at tree by kerri lee
10% off with code COOL10
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: portable changing padpatemm changing pad $69 at pottery barn kids
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: robot crib sheetrobot crib sheet $45 at little auggie
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: rose gold initial necklacerose gold initial necklace $38 from olive yew
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: beaba baby food makerbeaba babycook pro $149.99 at magic beans
$15 off purchase of $75+ with code CMP2013
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: custom letterpress baby keepsakecustom letterpress baby keepsake $60+ at sweet letterpress
10% with code CMOMP13
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: iphone baby teetheriphone baby teether $12 at 3princesses/$15 personalized
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: baby sunglassesuva/uvb baby sunglasses $19.99 at babiators

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baby shower gift on cool mom picks: handmade wooden baby toy of the month subscriptionhandmade wooden baby toy of the month subscription $67/3 months at little alouette
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: phil + ted?s dot strollerphil + ted?s dot stroller $449 at buy buy baby
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: star wars alphabet printstar wars alphabet print $16 at society 6
DON'T FORGET DADDY! New papas like baby shower love too. A few of our favorite gifts for new dads: *a daddy diaper bag *new dad t-shirt *rules for my unborn son book *personalized braille keychain *baby carrier just for dad *box of cigars for the traditionalist *beer
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: personalized silhouette thank you cardspersonalized silhouette thank you notes $25 at le papier studio
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baby shower gift on cool mom picks: 3 ball rattles3 ball rattles $39 at land of nod
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: soothing mobileb kids dream station $60 at amazon
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: pirate baby sneakerspirate baby sneakers $30 at boy girl boy girl design
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: benbini feeding tracker watchbenbini feeding tracker watch $99 at benbini
20% off with code CMP20
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: 529 fund donation529 fund donation $ varies through instagrad app
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: multicultural baby mobilemulticultural baby mobile $65 at a size too small
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: artisan coffee tasting box subscriptionartisan coffee tasting box subscription $22.49/mo for 6 mo subscription at craft coffee
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: tiffany silver feeding spoonman in the moon silver feeding spoon $150 at tiffany + co (optional engraving)

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baby shower gift on cool mom picks: muslin baby swaddlemuslin easy swaddle $24.95 at aden + anais
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: colorful diaper pailsubbi diaper pail $79.99 at ubbi
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: modern sesame street postersmodern sesame street poster $30 at symbol society
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: sterling dada key chainsterling dada key chain $250 at tali gilette
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TWIN AND MULTIPLE GIFTS
Got a mom friend with multiples on the way? Consider a few of these options. And don't forget the massage gift card! *matching twin sets of onesies *twin stroller *keepsake necklace with multiple charms *dual photo frame *double time by jane roper *homemade meals. Lots of them!
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: organic teethersveggie crate of organic teethers $28 at uncommon goods
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: custom mom necklacecustom mom necklace $128 at alice roche
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: serenity star feeding + sleep systemserenity star feeding + sleep system $89.95 at aden + anais
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: boy dollwee wonderfuls boy doll $39 at land of nod
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: diaper cream travel packdiaper cream travel pack $18 at mayron?s goods
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: rocking mooserocking moose $39.99 at IKEA
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: vtech audio baby monitorvtech audio baby monitor $29.99 (limited time) at target.com
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: maurice sendak nursery art maurice sendak nursery art $5 printable at olive + birch
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: maxi-cozi infant seatmaxi-cozi prezi infant seat $289.99 at babies 1st
LIZ'S 5 CITY MOM MUST-HAVES
1. Strollaway stroller hanger because space is a premium! 2. ABC NYC alphabet book by Joanne Dugan. A longtime favorite. 3. Clip-on travel high chair for restaurants. 4. Lightweight, easy-fold stroller like UPPAbaby G-LUXE for cabs and those subway stairs. 5. One awesome postpartum black dress for everyday wear (this one from Gap).
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: canon n powershot cameracanon n powershot $299.99 at canon
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: eco-friendly plate + bowl seteco pink peace plate + bowl set $36 at smiling planet
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baby shower gift on cool mom picks: boon flair high chairboon flair high chair $229.99 at target
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: sumo wrestler mobilesumo wrestler mobile $140 from pink cheeks studios
10% off with COOLESTMOM10
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: bugaboo bee neon edition strollerbugaboo bee neon edition $699 at giggle
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: gender-neutral baby pouchgender neutral baby pouch $99.99 at rockin baby slings
free ship with code ROCKINFREE
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: personalized picture bookpersonalized picture book $31.95 at paper hat press
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: waterproof baby bibwaterproof baby bib $8.49 at piyopiyo
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: leaf infant to child seatleaf infant to child seat $229.95 at nuna
KRISTEN'S GIFT IDEAS FOR NOT-SO-NEW MOMS
1. A really good sling. My favorite: Rockin' Baby Pouch 2. Diaper delivery. Honest Co. drops them off right at her doorstep. 3. A keepsake necklace she'll never want to take off, like this one from Heart and Stone Jewelry. 4. The Rain or Shine Kids blanket has tons of other uses too. 5. Bucketload of coffee. Tonx sends it every other week.
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: talking elephant medicine dispensertalking elephant medicine dispenser $9.99 from ava the elephant
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: convertible diaper backpack/messenger bagconvertible diaper backpack/messenger bag $109.99 at diaper dude
15% off with code 15CMP2013
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: portable cribalma mini crib by bloom $339.99 at buy buy baby
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: baby blocksbaby blocks $12 at uncle goose
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: lotus everywhere travel criblotus everywhere travel crib $199.95 at guava family
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: teething necklacesteething necklaces $29.50+ at chewbeads
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baby shower gift on cool mom picks: portable changing padbaby ohm change mat $20 at zoli baby
10% off with code CMP013
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: strong girl postersstrong girl posters $30 from amand vissell
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: nursing shirtnursing shirt $29.95 at gap
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: stainless steel baby bottlestainless steel baby bottle $13.99+ at pura
ADOPTION GIFTS
We've been recommending adoption gifts for years, and it's so nice to see that there are more and more great options all the time. Here, just a few of our favorite recos. * Personalized "Chosen" Necklace * Where You Were Born Ornament * My Family, My Journey Memory Book * Longitude/Latitude Ring * Instant Mom by Nia Vardalos
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: hand-embroidered baby caphand-embroidered baby cap $28 at tiny sprouts
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: baby milestone postersbaby milestone posters $45 at strange birdy studios
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: baby cargo handlebar stroller bagbaby cargo handlebar stroller bag $59.99 at diapers.com
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: eco teethereco teether by green toys $10.99 at yoyo
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: diaper bag backpackdiaper bag backpack $179 at petunia
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: taro gomi board book settaro gomi board book set $13.59 at amazon
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: handmade cloud pillowshandmade cloud pillows £25 from ohNOrachio
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: bathtub toy storagebathtub toy storage $25.99 at 3 sprouts
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: gro convertible cribgro convertible crib $1090 + convertible kits at module-r
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: natural diaper and wipes bundlenatural diaper + wipes bundle $79.05/month at honest
baby shower gift on cool mom picks: dinosaur wall decalsblik dino wall decals $45+ at babybot
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: handmade children?s table + stool sethandmade children?s table + stool set $475 at mod mom furniture
10% off with code CMP10
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: gingham airplane soft toygingham airplane soft toy $30 at sunday in color
10% off with code coolmompicks
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: personalized toy camerapersonalized toy camera $34 at keepsake toys
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: numbers animal printnumbers animal print $95 at creative thursday
10% off with code coolmompicks
CHARITY GIFTS
For the parents who have everything, here are some of our favorite orgs that support families, but pick your own! *baby buggy *starlight foundation *st jude?s research center *kiva card for charity of your choice *feeding america
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: handmade baby shoeshandmade baby shoes $60 at zuzii
10% off with code COOLMOMS
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: hands-free baby towelpuj hug baby towel $34.99 at puj
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Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: elephant pull toyelephant pull toy $64 at romp
BIG SIBLING GIFTS
Big or not quite so big, don?t forget the new older brother or sister with an idea beyond a ?big bro? shirt *BIG by Colleen Paratore *Kids? camera to document the new baby *Personalized journal for older kids *New baby doll + stroller *Coupon for playdate just with mommy or daddy
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: handmade baby quilthandmade baby quilt $225+ from deer + hippo
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: folding high chairfolding high chair $119.99 at mamas and papas
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: fox shape sorter puzzlefox shape sorter puzzle $19.95 at land of nod
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: led nightlightled nightlight $14.99 at IKEA
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: luxury baby sleep sackluxury baby sleep sack $90 at bella bundles
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: baby animal art printsbaby animal art prints $25+ at the animal print shop
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: graco travel bouncergraco travel bouncer $62 at albee baby
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: personalized wall hangingpersonalized wall hanging $48 at lisa leonard
20% off non-sale items coolmom20
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: natural new mom gift setnatural new mom gift set $57 at farmaesthetics
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Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: kerchief bibkerchief bib $14.50 at kitsel
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: nursery style booknursery style book $19.95 at serena and lily
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: asleep/awake door hangerasleep/awake door hanger $15 from kata golda
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: non slip bath matnon slip bath mat $15 at skip*hop
GREAT GIFTS FOR SAME-SEX PARENTS
While all parents appreciate diaper subscriptions and cute layettes, there are a few special gifts perfect for two mommy or two daddy households too. * Todd Parr's Family Book * Family Tree Art * Custom Family Embroidery * Two Moms Card * I Love My Daddies Bib
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: instabook brag bookinstabook brag book $21 at rag + bone bindery
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: 4-piece bath set4-piece bath set $50 at maclaren us
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: scratch and sniff stroller toyscratch and sniff stroller toy $9.75 at cattiwampus
25% off non-sale items CMPSHOWER
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: birdie crib sheetbirdie crib sheet $24 at giggle
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: personalized superhero picture framepersonalized superhero picture frame $34 at psychobaby
15% off with code CMPBABY15
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: korean alphabet blockskorean alphabet blocks $17.50+ at korable
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: angry birds swaddle blanketangry birds swaddle blanket $7.50 at swaddle designs
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: n is for nitrogen printn is for nitrogen print $20 at modernPOP
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: breast pumphygeia enjoye lbi pump $362 at amazon
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: baby hangersbaby hangers $9.95/2 at grandma?s chalkboard
10% off with code COOLMOM
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: personalized adoption posterpersonalized adoption poster $24 at my place in the world
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: will return sleep maskwill return sleep mask $22 at flight 001
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: double picture frametwin picture frame $16.90 at zara home
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: twin baby bootiestwin baby booties $64/set at lala shoes
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: building sethandmade 4 elements building set $74.95ca at natural pod
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: giraffe baby bookgiraffe baby book $20 at eco jot
10% off with code MOMPICKS10
PARENTING BOOKS TO KEEP YOU LAUGHING
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: handmade fox pillowhandmade fox pillow $28 at gingiber
15% off with code COOLMOMPICKS
Baby Shower Gift on Cool Mom Picks: indie lullabiesindie lullabies $9.99 at amazon
All 2013 Baby Shower Gift Guide discount codes are good through 3/31/14, whoo! All picks are entirely determined by our editorial staff; there has been no compensation in exchange for reviews. Cool Mom Picks is an Amazon affiliate and we are proud to work with our sponsor babyGap who helped make this guide possible. Want even MORE great ideas? See our 2012 Ultimate Baby Shower Gift Guide, 2011 Baby Shower Gift Guide, 2010 Baby Shower Gift Guide, and 2009 Baby Shower Gift Guide too!