Gift ideas for new born babies

We curated a list of practical gift ideas for new born babies because according to science, practical gifts often create long-lasting joys for the recipient than the funny or surprising ones. For each idea, we also find the best sellers with the highest ratings on Amazon for your convenience.

Burp cloths

Highly absorbent cloths that help manage spills, spit-ups, and drool, protecting clothes and furniture.

Muslin Burp Cloths Large 20 by 10 Inches 100% Cotton 6 Layers Extra Absorbent and Soft (Green)

Muslin Burp Cloths Large 20 by 10 Inches 100% Cotton 6 Layers Extra Absorbent and Soft (Green)

$4.99

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Baby thermometer probe

Allows for accurate temperature readings, which are crucial for monitoring a baby's health, especially during illness.

Double zipper baby pajamas

Feature dual zippers for easy diaper changes without fully undressing the baby, making nighttime changes simpler.

Gerber Baby-Girls 4 Pack Sleep 'N Play Footie

Gerber Baby-Girls 4 Pack Sleep 'N Play Footie

$23.99

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    Simple Joys by Carter's Baby Boys' 2-Pack 2-Way Zip Cotton Footed Sleep and Play

    Simple Joys by Carter's Baby Boys' 2-Pack 2-Way Zip Cotton Footed Sleep and Play

    $17.00

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        Gerber Baby Boys 4 Pack Sleep 'N Play Footie

        Gerber Baby Boys 4 Pack Sleep 'N Play Footie

        $24.99

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        Simple Joys by Carter's Toddlers and Baby Girls' Snug-Fit Footless Cotton Pajamas, Pack of 3

        Simple Joys by Carter's Toddlers and Baby Girls' Snug-Fit Footless Cotton Pajamas, Pack of 3

        $27.00

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          Baby saline spray

          Moisturizes and clears nasal passages to help alleviate congestion in babies, especially useful during colds.

          Little Remedies Sterile Saline Nasal Mist, Safe for Newborns, 3 oz

          Little Remedies Sterile Saline Nasal Mist, Safe for Newborns, 3 oz

          $4.73

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            Little Remedies Saline Spray and Drops, Safe for Newborns, 0.5 fl oz

            Little Remedies Saline Spray and Drops, Safe for Newborns, 0.5 fl oz

            $3.22

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            Gas Drops

            Provide relief from gas and stomach discomfort in infants, often caused by their developing digestive systems.

            Pack of baby onesies

            Practical, comfortable, and easy-to-change clothing essential for everyday use.

            Baby swaddle blankets

            Help soothe and promote better sleep by providing a snug, womb-like environment for the baby.

            Waterproof baby bibs

            Protect a baby's clothing from drool and food spills and are easy to clean.

            mushie Silicone Baby Bib | Adjustable Fit Waterproof Bibs (Whales)

            mushie Silicone Baby Bib | Adjustable Fit Waterproof Bibs (Whales)

            $12.99

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                BELLA TUNNO Wonder Bib – Silicone Baby Bib for Girls & Boys, Non-toxic BPA Free Soft Silicone Bib, Waterproof, Easy to Clean

                BELLA TUNNO Wonder Bib – Silicone Baby Bib for Girls & Boys, Non-toxic BPA Free Soft Silicone Bib, Waterproof, Easy to Clean

                $14.00

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                    Loulou Lollipop Soft, Waterproof Silicone Feeding Bib for Babies and Toddlers

                    Loulou Lollipop Soft, Waterproof Silicone Feeding Bib for Babies and Toddlers

                    $13.99

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                      Infant Toddler Baby Waterproof Sleeved Bib, Bib with Sleeves&Pocket, 6-24 Months

                      Infant Toddler Baby Waterproof Sleeved Bib, Bib with Sleeves&Pocket, 6-24 Months

                      $12.58

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                          12 Pack Organic Cotton Baby Bandana Bibs for Drooling and Teething Boys and Girls

                          12 Pack Organic Cotton Baby Bandana Bibs for Drooling and Teething Boys and Girls

                          $19.98

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                              Baby bottle set

                              Essential for feeding, includes bottles designed to mimic breastfeeding and reduce colic.

                              Comotomo Baby Bottle Bundle, Pink, (7 Piece Set)

                              Comotomo Baby Bottle Bundle, Pink, (7 Piece Set)

                              $48.76

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                                  Philips Avent Natural Baby Bottle Pink Gift Set, SCD206/11

                                  Philips Avent Natural Baby Bottle Pink Gift Set, SCD206/11

                                  $65.97

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                                      Baby food maker

                                      Helps parents easily prepare homemade, nutritious baby food, supporting healthy eating habits.

                                      Nursing pillow

                                      Provides support for both the mother and baby during breastfeeding, enhancing comfort and positioning.

                                      Baby monitor

                                      Allows parents to watch and hear their baby from another room, providing peace of mind and security.

                                      Infant car seat

                                      Ensures baby's safety during car rides, and is legally required for transporting a newborn in a vehicle.