The Best Gifts for New Moms

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August 09, 2019

Photo By: Tuan Tran

Gifts New Moms Will Live For

It can be hard to know what to get for the new mom in your life. While you want to get them something they can use, it’s also important to make sure they’re pampering and prioritizing themselves. Luckily, there are options that can be both useful and pampering. From the best new tech gadgets that can transport anyone to paradise to a candle that will make any mom feel immediately more ready to kick back and relax, shop our favorites ahead.

Biossance Top Shelfies Kit

Biossance products are relaxing, luxurious and keep your skin looking great from the moment you apply. This kit in particular comes with the brand’s top products, including the phyto-retinol serum, peptide eye gel, omega repair cream, vitamin C rose oil and probiotic gel cleanser. It’s the perfect way for any new mom to treat herself and her skin.

BUY IT: Sephora, $58

Oculus Quest

You know those moments when you just need to escape, but a last-minute vacay isn’t exactly available? That’s where the Oculus Quest comes in. It has meditation apps, games and the ability to stream shows and movies from a Netflix account. The new mom in your life will feel like she’s been immediately transported to relaxation.

BUY IT: Amazon, $400

Vineyard Vines Shep Pullover

Vineyard Vines creates the all-time best pullovers that will make any new mom feel comfortable while still looking polished. These half-zip babies are perfect for slipping on around the house or even when heading out to the store for errands.

BUY IT: Nordstrom, $98

Live in High Waist Pocket 7/8 Leggings

Let’s be honest—leggings are a saving grace for everyone, especially new moms. These Zella leggings are our favorite: They’re super stretchy, breathable and look great, even after approximately one million washes.

BUY IT: Nordstrom, $38

Feu de Bois/Wood Fire Scented Diptyque Candle

This is one of those special items that a new mom wouldn’t splurge on for herself, but would be delighted to receive as a gift. This particular fragrance is warm, woodsy and comforting.

BUY IT: Nordstrom, $36

Initial Necklace

A new baby means a new initial! Any new mom will love this sweet piece of accent jewelry. It’s perfect for layering but lovely enough to wear on its own.

BUY IT: Amazon, $10

Bose Frames Audio Sunglasses

These rose gold lenses are gorgeous and have built-in Bluetooth speakers. Since the headphones don’t actually go into your ear, these sunglasses are made so that you can be fully aware of your surroundings while listening to music. Perfect for the new, multitasking mom!

BUY IT: Amazon, $228

Tory Burch Small Fleming Quilted Nylon Tote

This Tory Burch purse can act as the perfect tote or diaper bag. It also comes in a stunning powder pink, which would be a perfect way to congratulate someone on their new baby girl.

BUY IT: Nordstrom, $278

Flower Bouquet

If the new mom in your life loves flowers, there’s no better way to treat her than with a gorgeous bouquet. While there are a ton of options available, this one is sophisticated, gorgeous and sure to make her day.

BUY IT: 1800-Flowers, $70

Mud Pie Herringbone Initial Throw Blanket with Fringe

This is such a sweet way to congratulate a new mom. This super soft blanket can be customized with the new baby’s initial—it’s sure to be a piece that the new mom in your life will hold dear for years to come.

BUY IT: Amazon, $39

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