Do you love making and crafting your own baby hamper gifts for the celebrant? Why not make one for the newborn baby? There are hundreds of ideas to find online when it comes to baby gift items. For your friend or relative or sibling who just gave birth to a new baby, giving baby gifts that you personally make is something that is worth remembering throughout a lifetime. If you want to know how to make newborn baby gifts, check out these items:
Crocheted Baby Hats
A crocheted baby hat is an easy DIY newborn baby gift that you can make at home. You can learn the step-by-step crocheting of the baby hat through online videos and tutorials. Using yarns in colors you prefer, and a crochet hook in the size you want, you can make the beautiful baby hat you want to give.
Knitted Baby Booties
You can also make the newborn baby a pair of baby booties. There are lots of free knitting patterns to choose from and most packages come with tutorial videos that you can easily follow. Knitting baby booties are a great way to offer something for the newborn baby that you personally made. There are also yarns and materials to choose from in colors that match the baby’s gender.
Soft Stretchy Headbands
Most moms want their baby girl to wear fashionable and trendy headbands. The good thing is, you can easily make one or two or even a dozen of lovely and adorable headbands in different colors and in different designs for the newborn baby girl. There are videos and online tutorials that you can watch to make your own pieces of gifts for the baby.
In different prints, colors, and sizes, you can make a wearable blanket for the newborn baby as your gift on baby showers. The blanket will cover the baby’s legs while playing or sleeping.
You can crochet a cute pair of barefoot sandals for the newborn baby using soft and machine washable yarns. You can find instructions and patterns for the barefoot sandals online.
Personalized Pillow Case
Baby pillows will need a frequent change of pillowcases to keep baby’s sleeping area clean and neat. You can make the pillowcases more personalized by adding the baby’s name on it. You can also sew cartoon characters and baby objects on the pillowcases for added attraction and to entertain baby with colors while in the crib.
Handmade Pompom Rug
The soft pompom rug is very efficient in any nursery room. When it feels too cold barefoot inside the nursery room, the new mom will never feel uncomfortable if there is a pompom rug on the floor. Anytime she needs to run to the nursery room, whether in the middle of the night or anytime during the day, she has a rug to comfort her feet.
Handmade Baby Hair Clip
A baby hair clip for a baby girl is a lovely gift that you can make at home using simple materials that are safe for baby. The patterns are easy to follow from online tutorial videos. There are different colors and designs that you can make using the patterns. Ribbons and laces are the most common materials to use for the hair clips, and you can do a wide variety of objects using these materials.
Handcrafted Soft Fabric Baby Book
You can make soft fabric baby books with characters and objects that will draw the attention of the baby. The internet is your best source for DIY creative fabric baby books and you can make even a series of interesting stories for the little one.
Hand Fun Puppets
The newborn baby may not like the gift but as soon as the baby begins to notice colors and objects and even sounds, he or she will be entertained with fun hand puppets. You can make a set of puppets using soft and colorful fabrics to get the attention of the baby. You will need to sew the fabrics in patterns that fit the hand. In addition, the baby’s older siblings will love to play with these puppets.
DIY baby quilts are one of the most common baby items to find when it comes to personalized and DIY newborn baby gift ideas. Quilts are just great for baby showers or for baby gifting. Creating baby quilts is an easy task. If you know how to sew, you can easily get by with a beautiful design. There are also tutorials that you can watch online for baby quilts.
Baby Photo Book of Memories
Turn the beautiful pictures of the baby into a memorable book of pictures from mom’s pregnancy to first sonogram prints to first pictures when the baby was born. You can use your mobile phones to take pictures of the baby or ask the parents to give you some of theirs. You can make and personalized this one to give to the newborn on his or her first holiday or on the first birthday celebration.
Baby Personalized Gift Basket
A basket of gifts for the newborn baby is something that you can create and make as personalized gifts. You can add different sets and pairs of baby items like baby bath and hygiene items, baby clothes, baby diapers, baby bottles, and more. A gift basket is a wonderful gift not only on baby showers but also on a baby welcoming day or on holidays and birthdays.