10 Gifts any Mom-to-be Would Love: #shopsmall edition

by Julie Siewert December 01, 2018

10 Gifts any Mom-to-be Would Love: #shopsmall edition

Shopping for a pregnant Mom-to-be can be hard! You don’t just want to get them something “usual”, they’re PREGNANT, they deserve something more unique!

I love shopping small businesses and supporting local and handmade whenever possible. So today I’m sharing with you some of my favorite #shopsmall gift ideas for the pregnant mama in your life.


10 Gifts any Mom-to-be would Love: #shopsmall edition - Pinterest


Celebrate the Mom-to-be and her new role as “Mama” with a beautiful piece of jewelry you know she’ll treasure forever. I LOVE these baby boy/girl lockets or a simple charm necklace.


Boy Girl Floating Charm necklace


Give Mom something more useful, yet unique…how about a luxury birthing gown? What new mom wouldn’t want her very own gown instead of those ugly hospital gowns?


Maternity Birthing Gown



Maternity clothes! Mom deserves a nice new outfit, as she’s probably tired of the few she has in her size now. You can get her a funny tee shirt or something beautiful.



 But the baby wants it Maternity tee


Getting ready for baby can be stressful! Take the stress out of finding the right diaper for baby with a Diaper Sampler Package. Mom will appreciate that she can try a variety of diaper brands in ONE box.


 Mega Mom Diaper Sampler Package


These ‘sleep pods’ are a hot baby item right now (it’s organic, too!), and I found one from a small shop! I love supporting small businesses over giant corporations any day.


 Organic co-sleeper


Subscription boxes are all the rage now. This one has curated baby items (clothes, toys and accessories) by age! All Moms love dressing their babies up in fancy new clothes…make it easy for her!


 Smock Box newborn boxes


Finding a baby book that is easy to use, functional and pretty isn’t an easy task. But this Coco Coos Modern Baby Book may have done it!


 Modern Baby book


Moms that have been pregnant know that compression socks can be a lifesaver. Why can’t they be fun, too? Give your pregnant friend the gift of less swelling in her poor feet with a pair of these stylish Lily Trotters compression socks.


Lily Trotter compression socks


There’s nothing more Christmas-y than a Christmas ornament for the tree. You can celebrate her pregnancy with a personalized Christmas ornament! This will be something to look back on fondly through the years.


Personalized Christmas Ornament - pregnant snowcouple


Our Mom-friends in our Instagram community were adamant that the best gift they received when they were pregnant was the gift of a prenatal (or postnatal) massage. What sore, aching mom-to-be wouldn’t love some pampering? Find a local spa near her that offers prenatal massages and get her a gift certificate. This is one gift that definitely wouldn’t go unused!


Need some more ideas? Check out our other holiday gift guides.

Photo of woman and two children in front of Christmas tree with text overlaid 'Small Shop Gifts for Mamas, Babies and Moms-to-be" Photo of pregnant woman in blue dress holding an ornament next to a Christmas tree with text "Gifts for Pregnant Women" Photo of baby holding a wrapped gift with text "Practical Gifts for a Newborn"



Also in Behind the Store

Diaper Brand Spotlight Series: Dyper
Diaper Brand Spotlight Series: Dyper

by Julie Siewert December 11, 2023

Read More
Amazon Prime Big Deal Days Sale
Amazon Prime Big Deal Days Sale

by Julie Siewert October 09, 2023

Read More
What's the Difference Between all the Pampers Diapers?
What's the Difference Between all the Pampers Diapers?

by Julie Siewert September 27, 2023

Read More