The Ultimate Baby Shower Gift Guide

Looking for our 2011 Ultimate Baby Shower Gift Guide, with all new baby gift picks and awesome discount codes? Check out our latest list of the best gifts for babies and new moms here, or browse below for our 2010 finds.

There are already so many wonderful resources telling you about the safest cribs or the best deals on diapers. Us? We asked our editors for the coolest baby shower gift ideas out there and ended up with more than 100 incredible picks of must-haves and totally-wants for moms-to-be in every price range. And of course, discount codes. Oh, baby!

handmade birdy rattle

$25 from mamachee

baby hawk baby carrier

baby hawk - oh snap!

$140 at baby hawk

personalized baby bodysuits

personalized bodysuits gift box

$50 at mahar dry goods

COOLMOMMAHAR for 10% off
words to remember journal

journal for your child's amusing sayings
$15.95 at pink olive

coolmompicks10 for 10% off
personalized baby bib

personalized bib

$29 at farmer kids

CMPFK10 in notes for 10% off

peace sign haul tote

$20 at dante beatrix

COOLMOM15 for 15% off
bunny blanket lovey

bunny blanket lovey

$24 at petite miette

wee see baby video

wee see baby video

$22 at nonchalant mom

star trek baby onesie

star trek onesie

$21 at psychobaby

CMPBABY for 10% off
eco babies wear green

eco babies wear green

$6.95 at Ollie Bollen

COOLMOM for 10% off
paper baby mobile

handcut paper mobiles

$75 at frazier and wing

personalized charms

personalized charms

$39 at julian + co

CMP-SHOWER for 15% off
personalized wooden teether

personalized alphabet teether

$18 at little alouette

CMP in notes to seller for 10% off
baby sleep sack

muslin sleep sack

$39.99 at aden + anais

Some of our favorite CDs that are great for babies, hold the cheese:

Charity and the JAMband, Party Like a Twinkle Star

Sunflow, Under the Stars

Cordovan, Chill Baby

Frances England, Family Tree

Charlie Hope, World of Dreams
nursery wall art

handmade wall art

$45/ea from cate + levi

cmps for 15% off
soft blocks at arte bebe

soft blocks

$36 at arte bebe

COOLNEWBABY for 10% off
book set

amy krause rosenthal book set

$13.59 at amazon

baby cowboy boots

handmade baby cowboy booties

$86 at acorn toys

baby activity plush bear

woodours activity bear

$40 at arte bebe

COOLNEWBABY for 10% off
hand knit baby longies

handknit longies

$80 at crankypants

CMP for 10% refund

baby crib

crib with interchangable design panels

$925 at muu kids

safe baby teether

bpa-free teether

$11.75 at zoe b organics

bambino gift set

bambino box gift set

$175 at jade's toy box

CMP2010 for 10% off
nursery counting poster

counting poster

$48 from robin rosenthal

CMP for 20% off any poster
baby kimono wrap

kimono wrap

$28 at masala baby

CMP for 20% off
baby's first spoon and fork

pewter feeding set

$39 at spoon sisters

coolmom for 15% off
embroidered diaper clutch

embroidered diaper clutch

$64 at serena and lily

baby socks

retro tube sock gift set

$30 from hank + jojo

recycled cashmere baby hat

recycled cashmere hat

$46 at happy chickadee

CMP15BS for 15% off
weleda baby gift tin

weleda baby gift tin

$20 at the inhabitat shop

A gift certificate for a photo sitting makes a fabulous gift!

NYC: Jade Albert, Kate Burton

SF: Heather Forbes

Chicago: Mark Brown, Fernanda Schwartz

LA: Shoots and Giggles

Boston: Kristen Chalmers
grass bottle drying rack

grass drying rack

$19.99 at kangarooboo

bugaboo (RED) stroller

bugaboo (RED) collection stroller

$1029 at magic beans

bacon baby onesie

bacon onesie

$18 from bambina mia

personalized music box

personalized music box

$56 at tree by kerri lee

CMP in notes for 20% off
daddy diaper bag

dad diaper bag

$60 from diaper dude

20CMP10 for 20% off

foreign language alphabet blocks

$38 at il cocco di mamma

CMP10 for 10% off

npr baby tee

npr tee

$24 at babesta

CMP10 for 10% off
baby bath tub

hoppop baby bath

$49.99 at amazon

wooden elephant baby teether

elephant teether

$24 at the pajama squid

CMPBABY for 10% off
nest diaper bag

nest diaper bag

$220 at belly dance maternity

3 piece baby clothes set

nice to meet you 3 pc set

$45 at tea collection
baby soap

baby bird soap

$8 from baby bear shop

cool2010 for 10% off
baby shower gift certificates
Credits to are always appreciated. But get creative with meals from a service like Susie's Supper Club (NY) or Instead of Flowers (Atlanta). You can also make her happy with a certificate from Sitter City or, or a night nurse from Babiease. A pregnancy massage or series of prepartum yoga classes? Bliss. Or hook up with a postpartum doula to clean up and watch the baby, so mom can rest.
baby monkey hat

blabla animal hat

$27 at kate quinn organics

hanky panky maternity thongs

hanky panky maternity thongs gift set

$50 at bare necessities

breukelen baby onesie

breukelen onesie

$26 at bklynyard

CMPLOVE for 15% off
giraffe nightlight

giraffe kutelight

$150 at acme world zoo

babybjorn travel crib

$215 from amazon

adoption onesie or tee

$20 from baby brewing

CMP20 for 20% off

spaaaah baby gift set

$64 at md moms

CMP for 15% off gift sets

japanese baby leggings

$16 at olliebollen

COOLMOM for 10% off

battery operated baby nail trimmer

$25 at zolibaby

CMP10 for 10% off

organic onesie

$32 from shirin nyc

CMP15 for 15% off

bpa free bottles

$6.95+ from greeno bambino

COOL20 for 20% off

custom framed vintage art

$185 at kistner supply co

footie legwarmers

$14 at rock-a-thigh baby

handmade baby booties

$27.95 from funky shapes

sesame street: 40 years of sunny days

$19.99 at amazon

sygryn apples tunic

$45 at vyssanlull

receiving blanket donated to operation shower
$10 at resa design
UGGCMP for 15% off non-operation shower items

Some of our favorite luxurious lines just for mamas:

basq nyc
veda mama
earth mama angel baby
mama mio
bug and pickle

custom toy box sets

$59+ at via toy box

yak cashmere monogram blanket

$230 from shokay

little rocker onesie

$26 at my sweet muffin

sterling teething bracelet/rattle

$199 from momma's jewels

color burst baby blankets

$42 at mahar dry goods

COOLMOMMAHAR for 10% off

modern bassinet

$395 at sparkability

personalized book

$32.95 from custom made for kids

natural buckwheat baby mat
$88 from honeydumplings

CMP for 10% off

shark baby hat

$9 at toby + rei

twozie tank dress

$29 AUD from trifle shoppe

mod alphabet prints

$20 from paperfingers

CoolMomDiscount for 10% off

twins onesies

$40/2 at wry baby

FUNPICK for 10% off snapsuits

baby's first year journal

$19.95 at flying peas

bamboo coveralls

$24 each at what every baby needs

CMPUG15 for 15% off

plush fruit rattle

$18 at mahar dry goods

COOLMOMMAHAR for 10% off

blank cards

$14.50/6 at binth

7 days of bodysuits

$98 from kate quinn organics

toy storage bin

$40 at moxie kids

denim diaper pouch

$38 from hedvig bourbon

CMP10 for 30% off

aqua skulls burp cloth

$27 at burp armor

coolmom for 15% off

rabbit push toy

$8.99 at what every baby needs

CMPUG15 for 15% off

booty balm

$7.50 from least likely 2 breed

15% off through above link

organic peace pants

$48 at bloume baby

modular toddler seating

$42 at happy chickadee

CMP15BS for 15% off

get maternal tea

$10.50 at republic of tea

newborn photo shoot in hospital

$45 and up at bella baby photography

reusable baby wipes kit

$59.95 at abe's market

maclaren volo stroller

$139 at magic beans

ultra hd flip cam

$148 at amazon

maple comb and brush

$20 at giggle

the perfect baby handbook

$11.55 at amazon

memory tree kit

$50 at chasing fireflies

alien wash mitt

$4.99 at oompa toys
-Make a list of your favorite resources for mamas and babies

-Write down your best new mom advice on the first page of a beautiful journal

-Offer to come clean, cook, or babysit so she can rest

-Record (or videotape) her friends sharing their funniest parenting moments/bloopers

custom baby birthday dish

$19 at the brick kiln

handknit alpaca sweater

$96 at oeuf

nautical diaper tote

$34 at bayan hippo

coolmoms-reader for 10% refund

haba clutch toy

$13.49 at maukilo

donation to a child in need

through baby buggy

collared onesie

$25 at polarn o pyret

CMPOP for 20% off

minky cuddle ball

$15 at craftsbury kids

UGG for 10% off

handmade baby quilt

$90 from got me in stitches

GMIS10 for 10% off

eco onesie

$27 at lou lou's corner

CMP10 for 10% off

rhinestone piggy bank

$126 at barneys nyc

keepsake baby ornament

$44 at paloma's nest

BABYPICKS for 20% off

charley harper abc's

$9.99 at amazon

organic pouch sling

$65 at rockin baby slings

finger puppets

$8 at muddy cloud

CMP10 for 10% off, excluding pillow-blankets

dwellstudio crib set

$74.99 at target

handmade bear

$40 at henry road

hotmilk nursing bra

$59.95 at ma mere
All 2010 Baby Shower Gift Guide discount codes are good through 12/31/10, 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.

Want even MORE great ideas? See our 2009 Baby Shower Gift Guide too!