56 Best Virtual Baby Shower Gift Ideas

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56 Best Virtual Baby Shower Gift Ideas

If you're looking for the perfect gift to get the pregnant mama in your life, look no further. 

Even though large baby showers are being replaced by smaller virtual celebrations because of the Covid-19 pandemic, that's even more reason to make the future parent in your life feel extra-special.

Despite the inability to fete your loved one in person, we've gathered the best virtual baby gift idea ideas.

Ranging from functional gifts for mom to darling gifts for baby to whimsical gifts for the nursery — these precious present ideas are sure to perk up their pregnancy and send them straight into baby decorating mode. 

And the best part? They're all able to be purchased online via contactless delivery — a critical component during pandemic times.

Happy baby browsing  — and to the mom and dad in your life, happy nesting!

For Mama:

1. Eileen West Poetic Lawn Ballet Woven Nightgown

A loose, classic nightgown with delicate embroidered trim for the pregnant mama in your life.

(Amazon, check for prices)

2. Felina Blissful Super Stretchy Bodysuit

A bodysuit that moves with your pregnant body, this 4-way stretch technology leaves you feeling completely free and unrestricted. Oh: did we also mention it can be worn under anything?

(Amazon, check for prices)

3. Bedsure Pregnancy Body Pillow

Between your growing belly, looser ligaments, back and muscle aches, leg cramps, sleep is increasingly hard to come by especially in the second and third trimesters. Snuggling up to a pregnancy sleeping pillow can make all the difference. 

(Check for prices and reviews on Amazon)

4. Love & Fit Premium Luxe Maternity Leggings

These luxe maternity leggings are made with a high-tech quality fabric that's engineered to feel like your second-skin layer. These leggings are buttery soft, wick sweat and retain their shape over time. 

(Love & Fit, $78)

5. Belly Bandit Original Belly Wrap

Help slim and support your belly, waist and hips post-delivery. 

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

6. A Pea in the Pod Mock Neck Embroidered Maternity Shirt

This timeless and chic embroidered maternity shirt is part of the larger Audrey Hepburn maternity capsule collection, which is dedicated to chic maternity clothes inspired by her "Little Black Dress" style.

(A Pea in the Pod, $66)

7. Lusomé Donna Pant

Proven to eliminate night sweats, these are the ultimate relaxed lounge pants with lightweight elastic to expand with your growing belly.

(Lusomé, $98)

8. A Pea In The Pod Ankle-Length Pregnancy Jeans

Thee perfect post-pregnancy jean to smooth, shape, and support your postpartum body.

(A Pea In The Pod, $66)

9. Dagsmejan Merino Cardigan

Your cozy cocoon for immediate relaxation, made with the softest merino wool so you stay comfortably warm without overheating.

(Dagsmejan, $199)

10. Motherfigure Maternity Running Shorts

Running shorts that do triple-duty: Ultra high-waisted with stretchy, buttery soft signature fabric, so you can roll it over a bump or under a belly, the built-in liner includes leak protection to stop bladder leaks in their tracks, and overlapping leg petal design moves with you and gives a flattering fit for your changing shape.

(Motherfigure, $48)

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11. A Pea in the Pod Rachel Pally Hugo Maternity Jumpsuit

Flattering and comfortable, this sleeveless Rachel Pally jumpsuit is a modern minimalist take on maternity wear. 

(A Pea in the Pod, $89.99)

12. Pink and Blue Co. Mama Necklace

This sterling silver 'Mama' necklace is a can't-go-wrong gift for any first-time mama. 

(Pink and Blue Co., $52.50)

13. The Harper BUMPSUIT

The founder of BUMPSUIT says she created her new brand "for women throughout pregnancy and beyond as a go-to layer that can be effortlessly styled into a new outfit each time. The material gently stretches with the body as it transitions through the seasons of pregnancy and all other stages of womanhood."

(Bumpsuit, $165)

14. Prenatal Massage

The most relaxing, experiential gift to give before baby comes. At the Peninsula Chicago Hotel, for instance, the spa offers a maternity massage designed for mothers-to-be-after their first trimester. Gentle techniques will relieve tension in areas under stress and moms can expect benefits like reduced pregnancy body aches, reduced stress, and muscle tension ease. Always check with your OB-GYN before scheduling a massage while pregnant.

(The Peninsula, prices vary)

For Baby:

15. Philips Avent Soothie Snuggle Pacifier

Soft and lightly weighted to calm newborns, this soothie pacifier makes it easy for babies to find and hold it.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

16. Love Bubby No Sleep 'Til Milk Bodysuit

I mean: can you even stand the cuteness?

(Love Bubby, $32)

17. Tipsy Elves Baby Llama Halloween Costume

The best part about this costume? Mom and Dad can match!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

18. Arabella Baby I Want It All Bundle

Spoil the mama-to-be with all of the essential baby gear. This set includes five essential baby items in the caddy of your choice: bandana bibs, 6-layer quilt, swaddle blanket, bamboo hooded towel and washcloth, and a beechwood pacifier clip set.

(Arabella Baby, $124)

19. KissKiss Goodnight Lullaby Melting Cleanser

As a natural massage balm, gentle milk cleanser, and moisturizer in one, this plant-based formula cleanses baby’s skin while providing long-lasting moisturization. 

(KissKiss Goodnight, $24)

20. Spunky Stork Read To Me Bookworm Bodysuit

They say that reading to your babe is super-important. We agree! This soft baby bodysuit and toddler shirt make the perfect statement. 

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

21. Aden & Anais Comfort Newborn Gown & Hat

Treat your little darling to sensational comfort. Made from 95% super soft cotton and 5% spandex providing just the right amount of stretch, it's like baby is wearing a soothing hug.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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22. Demdaco Zebra Stripe Infant Booties

Soft, jersey-knit Zebra booties look adorable and feel great.

(Check for prices and reviews on Amazon)

23. Bella Tunno Wonder Bib

This silicone bib with an adjustable neck and mobile snack pouch will become your go-to for every meal.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

24. Abby & Finn Eco-Diapers

A practical gift to be sure — but one every parent needs — these ultra-soft, super-absorbent diapers are chlorine-free and also free of fragrances, lotions, dyes and latex. 

(Abby & Finn, prices vary)

25. Personalized Piggy Bank 

A darling heirloom-quality addition to any nursery that's completely customizable and personalized.

(Check for prices and reviews on Amazon Handmade)

26. Sail to Sable Wild Intarsia Sweater 

Let your little one take a walk on the wild side with this super-soft intarsia sweater: the perfect piece to stay warm and cozy during those chilly spring days.

(Sail to Sable, $49)

27. Aden & Anais Essentials Swaddle Blankets

Swaddles made with superior breathability, natural give, softness and durability. 

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

28. Happy Little Camper Luxe Baby Gift Box For Moms

Happy Little Camper’s chief brand officer Hilary Duff curated a box of her parenting essentials — plus some ultra-luxe, treat-yourself-worthy items.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

29. Eric Carle Black Caterpillar Long Sleeve Sleep Suit

These sleepers act as a wearable blanket, so your baby will stay warm and comfortable throughout the night. It can be worn as is on warmer nights, or layered over baby’s PJs on cooler evenings.

(Nest Designs, $45)

30. Evereden Baby Bathtime Basics Trio

This three-in-one baby bathtime kit features baby wash serving as an extra-gentle head-to-toe cleanser, plant-based baby moisturizing lotion, and soothing baby massage oil, made with five all-natural and nutrient-rich superfood oil ingredients.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

31. Motorola Care+ Non-Contact Smart Baby Thermometer

Conveniently measure forehead and liquid temperatures, such as milk or bath water by simply holding the thermometer within an inch of your baby's forehead or liquid to get an accurate reading, in less than a second. The non-contact feature provides a more sanitary experience for you and your family and is the perfect solution when checking temperatures of sleeping children or babies, without disturbing them.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

32. Halo Swaddle Sleep Sack

The Halo SleepSack wearable blanket replaces loose blankets in the crib that can cover your baby's face and interfere with breathing. In addition to sleeping safer, it helps babies sleep better, too. 

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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33. TØY Newborn Pants

Functional and super-soft pants for infants still have everything you love: Fold-over cuffs, which can turn into footies, functional drawstrings with a permanent attachment to the back for extra safety, and extra leg and diaper space, so your baby can move more freely.

(Y, $17)

34. BooginHead Baby Newborn Pacipal

The universal loop on each attaches quickly, easily, and safely to your baby's favorite paci or soother, so you'll never lose a pacifier again.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

35. Kyte Baby Printed Footie In Alpaca

These soft and snuggly footies are made from silky smooth bamboo rayon creating a cool outfit in rainbow earthy colors.

(Kyte Baby, $30)

36. HABA Rainbow Fabric Ball 

Crinkles, textures and rattles: just the right amount of age-appropriate stimulation for your baby's development. 

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

37. PatPat Solid Overalls

Every baby needs a pair of corduroy overalls — these are darling.

(PatPat, $10.99)

38. Hello Bello Diaper Cake

A centerpiece and a gift and the perfect way to say, “Welcome to the world, little pooper!" Features Hello Bello’s super-soft diapers in classic ABC design with other surprise baby essentials tucked inside. 

(Walmart, $34.97)

39. Olababy Essential Feeding Gift Set

The Olababy feeding gift set provides the best feeding essentials from bottle feeding to the introduction of solids through baby-led weaning. Plus, all of the products are designed to engage baby with enticing colors, easy-grip, and naturally inspired shapes.

(Olababy, $49.95)

40. Baby Delight Snuggle Nest Harmony Portable Infant Sleeper

Providing your baby with his/her own personal space to sleep is the safest option for bed-sharing. The tall walls combined with comfort mesh and a comfortable mattress will ensure a great night's sleep for you and your little one.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

41. Boppy ComfyChic Hybrid Baby Carrier

The Boppy ComfyChic Hybrid Baby Carrier is stylishly versatile. With 4 carrying positions and quick-adjust arm straps, this carrier is perfect for sharing between caregivers.

(Check for prices and reviews on Amazon)

42. Bunnies By The Bay Hello Baby, Boy! Gift Set

Featuring a sampling of favorites from their Bud Bunny Collection, this snuggly Baby Boy set is the perfect gift for welcoming a new little bunny to the bunch. (That carrot rattle squee!) Add a monogram to the buddy blanket for $10 for an extra special touch. Available in Baby Girl set, too.

(Bunnies By The Bay, $79.95)

43. Morrison Outdoors Little Mo Down Baby Sleeping Bag

Designed to help parents rest easier in colder temperatures, these 20° down-insulated sleep sacks provide the perfect sleep environment for little ones as young as 6 months old, up to 24 months old.

(Check for prices and reviews on Amazon)

44. Boxed Gift Co. Boho Babe Gift Box

For the boho momma, each gift box is hand-packed and includes a Jam Studio neutral rainbow onesie, a boho macrame wooden teether, Howard Soap Co. sleep creme, a Love Emma handmade ceramic mug, and a Silver Market Co. Shae Baby unscented soap. Beyond darling.

(Boxed Gift Co., $80)

45. Maison Me Baby Jaden Kimono Set

From Maisonette's new in-house label Maison Me Baby, this set is a must-gift. Cozy, lightweight, soft, and made from a crinkle cotton gauze fabric that gets softer with every wash, the 2-piece set includes a convenient kimono wrap top with a coordinated pull-on pant.

(Maison Me Baby, $36)

46. Pretty Plum Boutique Nursing & Car Seat Cover

Made with extremely soft stretchy knit fabric, this two-in-one item stretches over any car seat and also doubles as a nursing cover for breastfeeding mamas.

(Pretty Plum Boutique, prices vary) 

47. Red & Olive Mr. Beary + Beanie Set

Ethically handmade in Peru by local artisans, every detail from whiskers to shoelaces is handmade with soft & durable premium natural materials. Plus, each doll has a matching beanie for your child to wear, sparking imaginative play. And the best part: Red & Olive donates 10% of their sales to Starlight Children's Foundation, benefitting seriously ill kids all across the U.S.

(Red + Olive, $78)

48. Lalo First Bites Starter Kit

All the essentials for starting solids with your little one. The kit includes a suction bowl, little cup and little spoon (2-pack) all made with FDA-approved, non-toxic and BPA-free silicone.

(Lalo, $28)

​For Nursery:

49. To Be Decorated Hello Little One

A darling box of nursery decor curated by San Diego-based event & design company To Be Decorated.

(To Be Decorated, $119.99)

50. Demdaco Moon & Back Picture Frame

A personalized keepsake gift to add a touch of whimsy to any nursery.

(Amazon, check for prices)

51. Rice by Rice Large Raffia Toy Basket 

This jungle-themed raffia toy box is handmade in beautiful Madagascar. 

(Rice by Rice, $159)

52. KeaBabies Baby Handprint Footprint Keepsake Kit

Preserve those adorable little hand and footprints forever.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

53. Nuna LEAF Grow

The Nuna LEAF Grow is a stylish seat that's designed especially for baby. A gentle nudge from you starts a smooth and rhythmic side-to-side motion that lasts unassisted for over two minutes. It soundlessly operates without the use of batteries and its sway-safe base ensures that they're secure and relaxed. 

(Nuna Baby, $289.95)

54. Chicco 3-in-1 Close To You Bedside Bassinet

This bedside sleeper and portable bassinet conveniently converts to a height-adjustable changing station and its swivel wheels, mesh side panels and a range of height adjustment allow baby to be as close to you as possible while sleeping in their own comfortable space.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

55. Boutique Rugs Norvelt Area Rug

Soft, comfy-cozy, and a unisex neutral gray with tassels that'll look charming in any baby or baby girl's nursery. 

(Boutique Rugs, prices vary)

56. A Kids Book About Racism

This book series started with A Kids Book About Racism, a book written by co-founder and CEO, Jelani Memory. As a Black father with a blended mixed family, racism was an inevitable topic of conversation. He thought he’d only print one copy, but it turned out other grownups thought their kids could use an honest kid's book on the topic. That one book turned into more by new authors on topics like belonging, feminism, gratitude, cancer, and so many more. 

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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