Buying the perfect Christmas gifts for the pregnant lady in your life can be a bit of minefield.
You want to choose things that she will love, will make her laugh or get those happy pregnancy tears flowing.
Maybe you want to buy something that is practical and will help her feel more comfortable.
Here we’ve got together a range gifts that we enjoyed receiving when we were expecting and we present them here for you to choose from.
Whether it’s your wife, girlfriend, sister or daughter they’re all things she’ll love.
From the keepsakes to the pregnancy must haves, to the funnies and the practical, they are all here.
So read on and enjoy our list of Christmas gift ideas for your special pregnant lady.
1. Personalized Christmas Baubles
Whether you want to celebrate the new baby, make an official announcement, or simply have a personalized Christmas tree decoration, a personalized Christmas bauble is the way to go.
The choices for personalizing them are unlimited. Add the baby’s name, your family name, or the baby’s nickname. You can choose to display the month and year. Even what the bauble is made from is completely up to you.
Having a special Christmas bauble is a great way to create a new family tradition. Buy one each year and your Christmas tree will become a special reminder of all the happy times gone by.
I LOVE this one because it’s handmade, has a classic look and is very elegant.
Choose the color of the ribbon and the text color so that it fits in with your tree décor.
The best thing about the handmade Christmas tree decoration below is the rustic feel to it. I really love that I can customize it by choosing from a number of color ties and text colors. Also it isn’t breakable and is a good price for a made to order item. Any expectant mom will love this gift idea.
2. Custom T-shirts
One of things about being pregnant is that you have to get a new wardrobe. Having a few comfortable T-shirts that are cute can life your spirits and keep you comfortable which is why maternity t-shirts are essential. From the classic ones that make you feel proud of your new mommy title to the funny ones that make you smile, there is a perfect shirt for any day of the week.
This “My New Name is….” custom t-shirt is made from lovely soft fabric and printed to order. Choose if you want the name Mommy, Mama, Mom or something else printed on instead. They’re avialable in sizes XS – XXL.
This funny “Don’t Eat Watermelon Seeds” T-shirt is handmade and available in sizes XS – XXL. It comes in a choice of colors too.
3. Labor & Delivery Gown
Having a new baby means lots of work for your special mom-to-be. She’ll be making sure that the home is ready, the nursery is ready and will be getting everything together for baby’s arrival.
A delivery gown is the perfect way to let her know that she is special and loved too. It is a nice way to pamper her and help her feel comfortable on her big day.
These are great gifts that can go in the hospital bag and ensure she looks good for all the cute pictures afterwards. Plus these gowns are very practical too. Slits at the back allow for easy epidural administration. Pull down shoulders make it easy to nurse. And a slit at the front allows the skirt part to fully open to easy access.
This pretty Amelia labor and delivery gown also has all the features of the one above. And if you want to make it extra special you can also have it monogrammed if you choose. It’s available in sizes S – XXL.
4. Gift Boxes Especially for Pregnant Mamas
Does the expectant mom in your life seem to have everything already? Then a special gift box is a great idea.
This one by Ecocentric Mom contains lots of lovely goodies such as foot soak, belly oil and a handy sonogram frame plus other things too. There are different boxes available for the first, second and third trimesters. Pamper the mom-to-be with things she may not have thought to get for herself to make her feel special, loved, and pampered. After all, who doesn’t want to feel special?
This handcrafted all organic natural gift basket for pregnant mamas is such a treat. It contains gorgeous products such as an organic clay mask, organic body scrub and handcrafted soap which she’s sure to love.
What a delight to wake up to on Christmas morning!
5. Funny Pregnancy Socks
These soft and comfortable funny pregnancy socks are ideal stocking fillers and are sure to give her a chuckle on Christmas morning. She can keep her feet nice and warm over the Winter and they’re also great to wear for labor and delivery.
Here are a couple of cute ideas that any mom-to-be would be happy to wear on their special day.
These “If you can read this…rub my feet :)” maternity socks are made by Kindred Bravely and are SUPER comfy. Pure bliss for you feet.
Ooh Baby Baby, Baby Baby….Ah Push it, Push it Real Good! These socks will give her a good belly laugh come Christmas Day. They come in a range of colors and sizes and have zillions of great reviews.
6. A Beautiful Pendant
Pendants are the perfect way to give the new mom in your life a personal keepsake. She will be able to keep you close to her heart. (Here are 11 More Pendant Gifts for Moms if you need more ideas).
There is a tradition where the grandmother-to-be will give the new mom a pendant so that she can feel loved in those overwhelming moments.
It’s a token of love that can be taken anywhere.
The first recommendation is this lovely sterling silver family pendant. It has a lovely weight but is not too big. The best thing about this necklace is that it celebrates the role of mommy. It’s simple and yet it says so much.
This cute handmade necklace with interlocking circles is a mama-to-be gift that will delight her. The necklace comes in gold, rose gold or silver finish and is 17 inches long.
The words on the card read:
“Soon the world will be one baby sweeter. What happy times ahead. What a wonderful mother you’ll be!”
She’s really going to love this one.
7. A Special Figurine to Keep Forever
There are some family traditions where the new family gets a figurine as a keepsake with each baby. My grandmother got one when she had my mom. Then when my mom had her first, my grandmother passed it down. It is such a sweet idea and these figurines would be perfect for that. They celebrate the love of family and the bond between mother and child.
Willow Tree figurines are very popular Christmas gifts and the two below are perfect for pregnant moms.
Angel of Mine depicts a new mom lovingly holding her precious baby.
This Willow Tree figurine is called Home and depicts such a warm, loving couple about to become parents. It’s a truly special gift that your special lady will treasure for years to come.
8. A Fun Coloring Book
Pregnancy is hard. You need a way to de-stress and take some time for yourself. The best thing about this particular coloring book is that it will make you laugh! #Momlife is seriously funny and is great if your mom-to-be has a good sense of humor. Plus coloring takes your mind off your worries and helps you relax. Just don’t forget the gel pens.
9. A Breathable Bellyband
A good Bellyband is one of the essentials for pregnancy. Many moms to be may not think to get one for herself so why not buy it for her? They are perfect to help ease back pain,sciatica and pelvic discomfort. Plus they are a must have for postpartum recovery as well. This one adjusts to fit almost any size with it’s clever Velcro fastening. It’s also non-sweaty and can be worn all day. She’ll love the thoughtfulness that went into getting this gift for her.
10. A Belly Wedge or Pregnancy Pillow
Getting comfortable while pregnant is almost impossible and a belly wedge or pregnancy pillow is a true must have pregnancy item for a good night’s sleep.
This Hiccapop belly wedge is made to help your special lady get comfortable and get some much-needed rest. Not only that but having one of these in early labor can be really supportive. Let your mom-to-be know that you are thinking about them.
If a belly wedge is just not enough, then consider a full body pregnancy pillow. These can be used throughout pregnancy to stay comfortable at night and to ensure a good nights sleep. The Queen Rose pregnancy pillow is a best seller and available in 4 colors. The cover is removable to allow for washing. She’s going to LOVE this gift.
There you have our list of favorite Christmas pregnancy gifts. Each one has been hand picked and we know how much your special mom-to-be is going to love them. It is our hope that you found the perfect gift ideas. The fact that you are taking the time to choose shows what a thoughtful person you are. The beauty of this list is that you can find a meaningful Christmas gift that is useful, beautiful, funny or heartfelt.
Now, go spoil her!