Best Baby Gifts in the Southwest Metro

Whether you’re welcoming a new family member or showering a mom-to-be, we’ve gathered beautiful gifts ideas.

Baby gifts

Products arranged in the order listed, from left to right.

From the practical (burp cloths) to the whimsical (flipper slippers), we've collected a variety of baby products sure to elicit squeals of delight from parents and babies alike.

1) An Eden Prairie mom creates these stylish Bibs using modern fabrics. ($13/bib), Sheppard Girls.

2)  Elegant Baby Customizable Lion Snuggler ($16, includes name or monogram) and Orange Blankie—available in multiple colors ($18, includes name or monogram); Thread-tastic Embroidery Shop.

3) Sophie The Giraffe rubber teether ($24.95); Jim Gilbert’s Wild Bird Store.

4) Burp Cloth Trio set ($21), Sheppard Girls.

5) Duck Quiltie Rattle ($9.95); Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Gift Shop.

6) Jellycat Silly Tails book ($15.95); Jim Gilbert’s Wild Bird Store.

7) It’s a Wrap Owl Onesie and Hat ($32); Jim Gilberts Wild Bird Store.

8) Nubs 8-inch Duck stuffed toy ($18.95); Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Gift Shop.

9) Customizable Gray Market Tote with Handles ($22, includes name or monogram); Thread-tastic Embroidery Shop.

10) Bunnies By the Bay Flipper Slippers ($14.95); Jim Gilbert’s Wild Bird Store.

 

 

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Jim Gilbert’s Wild Bird Store, 48 W. Main St., Waconia; 952.442.2120; jimgilbertswildbirdstore.com
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Gift Shop, 3675 Arboretum Dr., Chanhassen; 952.443.1400; arboretum.umn.edu
Sheppard Girls, etsy.com/shop/sheppardgirl
Thread-tastic Embroidery Shop, 107/109 W. 2nd St., Chaska; 952.368.4677; thread-tastic.com

-photo by Tate Carlson