Choosing the right gift for someone will need knowing the persona and his or her needs. For babies, it is easy to choose a gift especially when one already knows the gender of the baby. In choosing baby gifts, it needs to be something which mothers can use to nurture or take care of their child. For instance, milk bottles and pacifiers are helpful materials that are necessary in feeding the baby so giving mothers such gift will save them money and effort in buying such. Beddings can also be a good gift to give because it can be observed that babies sleep often during their first months after being born. Beddings are useful for a long time and may even be used until the baby reaches 4 years old. A bath kit can also be given as a gift especially because babies have very delicate needs with regard to soap and process of bathing them. For instance, some mothers use a small bath tub and toys in order to help them in keeping babies relaxed.
Baby sling or front carriers are also useful especially for mothers who often need to carry their child outside the house or while walking in parks during weekends. Starter library which contains books and other educational materials are also good baby shower gifts because mothers can use such in helping their child to learn the basics before entering school. In choosing to give toys such as rattles and chew toys, one must keep in mind that colorful things attract babies to play with them because they are slowly developing their eyesight.