12 of the Best ‘Baby’s First Christmas’ Gift Ideas

12 of the Best ‘Baby’s First Christmas’ Gift Ideas

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Ah, the magic of a baby's first Christmas – it's a time filled with joy, love, festive spirit, and the sweet sound of your little one’s giggles. Whether you’re the parents, grandparents, or close friends of a newborn, celebrating a baby’s first Christmas is a special, once-in-a-lifetime moment to be cherished. So, finding the best baby’s first Christmas gift ideas and choosing the perfect festive baby present that captures the spirit of the season and creates lasting memories is no small feat. 

That's why, at Bumbles and Boo, we understand the importance of selecting gifts that are not only beautiful but also practical, making a baby's first Christmas truly special. Parents ourselves, we have all celebrated many first Christmases with our children and know just how special the occasion is. Below, we have provided 12 of our favourite ‘Baby’s First Christmas’ gift ideas to provide you with some inspiration for the festive season with your new baby.

What sort of gift should I get for a baby’s first Christmas?

For a baby’s first Christmas, consider gifts that offer both sentimental value and practical use. Gifts like baby clothing, muslin squares, teddies, toys, bibs are great examples of this. In addition, festive keepsakes hampers containing items like adorable ‘Baby’s First Christmas’ clothing, soft toys, and Christmas tree decorations are ideal. These gifts not only celebrate the occasion but also offer practical use beyond the festive season and create cherished memories for the baby and their family.

Our favourite baby’s first Christmas gift ideas

Below we have included our 12 favourite ‘Baby’s first Christmas’ gift ideas, which include luxury baby gift hampers and festive ‘Baby’s first Christmas’ clothing.

1. Baby's First Christmas - Teddy & Reindeer

Christmas baby hamper with white teddy and red outfit

Another delightful hamper from our Christmas Gifts Collection, this baby’s first Christmas gift includes a ‘My Baby's First Christmas’ photo frame, a luxury cotton muslin square, a white soft teddy bear, a red reindeer knitted hat (suitable for 0-6 months), festive reindeer leggings (suitable for 0-6 months), and a festive keepsakes crate with a lid.

2. Baby's First Christmas - Keepsake Hamper

baby Christmas hamper with white products.

This adorable hamper is the perfect gift for any new baby this Christmas. From our Christmas Gifts Collection, this keepsake hamper contains a ‘Baby's 1st Christmas’ snow globe, a hanging baby’s Christmas bauble, a luxury cotton muslin square, a heavy knit baby blanket with a safari theme, a pair of baby white knit booties (suitable for 0-6 months), and a baby keepsakes crate with a lid.

3. Baby Hamper Gift - My First Christmas


baby Christmas gift box with red outfit.

Celebrate the special occasion with this adorable baby’s first Christmas hamper containing a ‘Our Little Pudding’s First Christmas’ Christmas pudding-themed decoration, a red ‘My First Christmas’ reindeer hat (suitable for 0-6 months), festive red and white-striped reindeer leggings (suitable for 0-6 months), and a keepsakes crate with a lid.

4. Baby's 1st Christmas - Playtime Teddies


Christmas gift box for babies with brown teddy.

A perfect gift for playtime over the festive season, this baby’s Christmas hamper includes a large ‘Baby's 1st Christmas’ decorative hanging plaque, a super-soft and huggable teddy bear, a luxury muslin cotton wrap, and teddy playtime stacking wooden rings toy, all presented in a Christmas Eve keepsakes crate with a lid.

5. Baby's Christmas Eve Box - My First Christmas


Christmas gift box with festive dining set for babies.

Make Christmas Eve extra special with this hamper featuring a ‘Baby's First Christmas’ decorative hanging plaque, a ‘My First Christmas’ red and white reindeer hat (suitable for 0-6 months), a Christmas mealtime breakfast set complete with festive Winnie the Pooh ceramics (include a mug, Christmas plate, bowl, and egg cup) and a Christmas Eve keepsakes crate with a lid.

6. Baby's First Christmas - Rocking Horse Snow Globe


Christmas gift box with white teddy and other white products.

This baby’s first Christmas hamper, presented in a Christmas keepsake’s crate, comes with baby white knit booties (suitable for 0-6 months), a large ‘Baby's 1st Christmas’ decorative bauble for the tree, a luxury cotton muslin square, a cuddly white teddy bear, and a ‘Baby’s First Christmas’ snow globe.

7. My First Christmas - Perfect Little Penguin


Christmas baby gift box with penguin soft toy.

This delightful baby Christmas hamper includes a ‘Baby's First Christmas’ decoration that can be hung on the Christmas tree, a ‘My First Christmas’ photo frame, an adorable penguin soft toy dressed in a festive Santa outfit, a luxury muslin square with animal prints, and a keepsakes crate with a lid to cherish memories in for years to come.

8. Baby Clothing 'Festive Reindeer' Sweater

grey reindeer baby top.

Get festive with this beautiful baby and toddler jumper. Made from a soft fleece fabric with a festive reindeer motif, it's the perfect Christmas jumper for keeping your little one cosy on cold winter days.

9. Baby Clothing Unisex Christmas 'Reindeer' Body Suit

red reindeer baby top.

Featuring a cute and cuddly reindeer on the front, this long-sleeve Christmassy baby body suit comes in a festive red and adds a touch of Christmas to your baby's wardrobe.

10. Santa's Baby Leggings

red Santa baby leggings.

Dress your little one in festive style with this adorable baby Christmas leggings set. Available in a Christmassy red and green design and a fun ‘Santa’ face, these leggings are designed with a stretchy material to fit around nappies and to allow your little one to play with ease.

11. My First Christmas Reindeer Bib

red Christmas baby bib.

Complete your little one's festive outfits with our ‘My First Christmas’ reindeer bib. Stylish, absorbent, and comfortable, it's the perfect accessory for a sentimental Christmas.

12. My First Christmas Reindeer Cotton Hat


red Christmas baby hat

Ensure your baby stays warm with this cute and cosy red top knot beanie hat featuring a 'My First Christmas’ reindeer and magical snowflakes. Pair it with our matching dribble bib and bodysuit to the complete Christmas look.

Bumbles and Boo is passionate about making your family's first Christmas truly special. Explore our complete collection of first Christmas baby gifts here and create cherished moments with our thoughtfully created hampers and gifts.

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Emma Weldon

Emma Weldon is a mum, photographer & small business owner. She is passionate about helping babies and families have the best possible start in life.

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