I have always considered a baby blanket a great gift. There are so many uses for them……several to swaddle the baby, thick ones to use on the floor, stroller blankets, crib blankets, christening blankets, blankets to match a special outfit, receiving blankets, and blankets so special that they become heirloom pieces. A parent can always use one more. Enjoy this selection of very special blankets for your next baby gift purchase.
How chic! the Parisville Baby Blanket is perfect for the francophiles on your gift list. The sweet print is that of a French Marketplace and is backed with pink chenille. Created by Baby Bee’s Boutique at $45 for The Children’s Nest
Nothing boring about this baby boy blanket! Made by Finn it is just fabulous and comes in three sizes. They say it is very soft and it is a combination of chenille patterns. Priced from $64 for the Carriage Size, $78 for the Crib Size, and $103 for the Throw Size Blanket.…..big enough for baby and parent. It also can be monogrammed for an additional $10. Take a look at BornFabulousBoutique.com
For the fancy baby and their elegant parents! From Little Giraffe, the blanket is a velvet floral print on front and satin on the back and ruffled trim. All colors are lovely but the Mocha is fabulous! $58 at LaylaGrace.com
How beautiful! Take baby for a stroll with the Pink Embroidered Garden Stroller Blanket from VintageLily.com. The soft pink cotton fabric is embroidered with flowers and butterflies. The reverse of the blanket is a soft white cotton chenille. $60
I must admit that baby boy “things” are hard for me to select. They are either too frilly too fanciful or too colorful for boys. This blanket is none of those. I think it is perfect in every way with just enough sweetness. This handsome blanket is made of sweater fabric on one side in soothing shades of blue brown and oatmeal. The opposite side is a fleecy winter white. 100% wool for $99 at petitpatapon.com
Minky Blankets are all the rage and come in many different color combinations. The Hot Pink and Black Damask print blanket is one of my faves. So bold yet sweet and classic. This blanket would make a luxe gift for any lovely little lady. $49 at PinkTaffyDesigns.com
Simple clean design is what the JoyaBaby Blanket is all about. It is soft and plush on one side and a cotton knit on the other. The use of color is exceptional and modern. Also available two other colorways. $68 at JoyaBaby.com
The Nevaeh (heaven spelled backwards) Heirloom Lace Blanket is indeed special! An investment piece that will be passed on from generation to generation. It is a luxurious patchwork of silk, lace, and texture. The backing for the blanket is of curly minky fabric. No detail has been spared. Just one of the prettiest blankets on the marketplace today. $275 at jenklairkids.com
Here’s a sweet blanket with a sophisticated color story. The blanket is made with 100% Certified Organic Cotton Fleece on both sides. The grey polka dot ruffled trim is made from silk charmeuse . All together the natural ingredients add up to a beautiful blanket. Available in two sizes and priced from $88 -$116 at Petittresor.com
The Pink Toile Chenile Blanket by Cuddly Wuddlees is beautiful……especially for the price! The toile print and colors of Black and Pink are both sophisticated and sweet. It is backed with a plush striped chenile. $39.95 at bugsandblossoms.com
Calling all Boys! The Caden Lane Ruffle Blue Collection is perfect for any new baby boy. The styles are modern and masculine with a sweet baby touch of a brown ruffle. Available at missfitzinc.com for $40. Also available is a pink collection.
For the traditional baby! What a sweet way to learn their ABC’s! The Sferra Linens ABC Sampler Quilt is so simple and beautiful. Perfect as a crib cover or for tummy time on the floor. It is made from Egyptian Cotton and available for $174 at JReneeonline.com
I want one of these! Nothing like starting off in elegance! The Stardust Blanket is sure to be silky soft, as it is made of satin rayon. The double ruffles add such a fancy and calming touch for baby. I love the neutral color. Available at PoshTots.com for $140. Oh! It is also hypo-allergenic, formaldehyde free, and washable.
Hello Lover! This little Blanket by Olli & Lime is appropriately called The Carrie Blanket. Hmmmm I wonder who it is named after? Made of 100% Cotton Percale 280 thread count, it is both simple and sophisticated. It happens to be the most clever little blanket for little fashionistas ever! She will be going from pram to pumps in no time… and in style. $90 (much less than a pair of Jimmy Choos) from www.fawnandforest.com
For the little Prince or Princes! The Royal Baby Rhinestone Crown Cotton Knit Baby Blanket is the perfect little gift! It is 100% Combed Cotton and 100% Royal. Available in Boy Blue, Baby Girl Pink, or Newborn White. Offered at a very giftable price of $ 29.99 at royalbabyboutique.com
This gorgeous baby blanket is very special and is “Made To Order” just for you! Available in four fab and shabby chic prints. The Roses and Stripes style is my very favorite. The beautiful print is edged in a bridal satin ruffle and backed with the prettiest pink velvet. At $45 ……..this is one gift that will last a lifetime. Take a peak at the other fabrics at .judithanncottagedesigns.com
Snug as a little bug and cozy in their Leopard Cocoon, baby will be safe, secure, and stylish in this innovative precious package! The Baby Bunting comes with a darling little Gnome Hat and is perfectly packaged with dotted swiss ribbon, tissue, and drawstring gauze bag. I can’t imagine a more lovely gift at this price point! $38 at twirlshoppe.com
What a delight for baby girls and boys alike! The Filmore Blue Blanket set includes a matching bib ready for giving. 100% Cotton on one side and plush Miky fabric on the other side. Just beautiful! $75 at craftsburykids.com
The Swankie Blankie Receiving Blankets are just delicious! Love the color story and better yet…….you get to choose the color of the beautiful satin trim. This blanket is a sweet and sophisticated look for baby girls or boys. Available at pippinmcgee.com for $56. I also found a matching diaper cover which you can see here.
The Little Giraffe Chenille Satin Dot Blanket is so plush and playful. I just want to wrap up in it! Though it is contemporary in look the colorful dots can match a classic nursery too. $60 at Shopcupcake.com
For the Modern Baby! Lucky Jade Sweater Knit blankets are delightful! This natural tree print on one side reverses to a bird’s eye print on the reverse. it is a blend of cashmere and cotton. What could be better for baby’s delicate skin? Best yet….it is washable! $78 at jenklairkids.com
For sweet babies only! The Amber Hagen Cupcakes reversible Cotton and Cashmere Baby Blanket is frosted with the perfect icon for sugar and spice baby girls. $165 at babyboudoir.net
Made With Love……..Babies…as it should be. Marie Chantal’s white and pink dotted blanket is perfect for your new little bundle of joy! 100% cotton and simply precious. $60 at cuddlycouture.com
For The All Star Baby! Art Walk’s Multi Sport Blanket is classic, cute, and cuddly . A wonderful gift by itself at $115. The matching sweater would certainly create one luxe baby gift. Sweater is $56 and both can be found at Artebebe.com
I am not usually drawn to plain and simple things……until I found the Hand Knit Bear Blanket by Empress Arts. First of all it is 100% Organic. That’s a good thing. It is also comes with a little surprise bear…which is a very good thing! The tone on tone cream stripes create a vintage feel that is very special. Perfectly suited and priced for baby boys or girls at $52. CoutureDreams.com
Here’s a Blankee that just is begging for a chance to cuddle up and get baby cozy! It is Organic Blankee’s Snuggle Blankee. What is so very nice about this company is they let you choose the style of Charmeuse Trim…either a 2 inch ruffle or 2 inch straight edge. The color choice is yours as well…..sand, turquoise, or ivory. Even the fabrication of the blankee is an option…100% Organic cotton fleece or cotton velour. Then for the final touch, add the monogram initials you wish to have embroidered. All of these custom details are only $48! Available at organicblankees.com
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Pouf! A touch of whimsy has been added to this wonderful and cozy fleece blanket. I just think this little blanket is the height of fashion with it’s feather pouf! So sorry the matching hat is sold out. $38 at poshbaban.com
Baby will be warm and cozy this winter in this Pink Sherpa Blanket. It is ultra suede on one side and lined in soft sherpa fleece. Just delightful in five pleasing pastel colors. $39 at jenjenkids.com
A lovely Lovey! Ciuccio’s Circles Lovey is a fab little security blanket and the perfect 15″ x 15″ size! The top is quilted in 100% Cotton and the back is lined in everyone’s favorite Minkee fabric. A very clever grosgrain ribbon loop keeps the binky in place. Adorable and affordable at $38. candystorecollective.com
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Simple and clever in design the LemLem Gabi blankets are lovely and unique. The blanket features a tassle hood which will keep baby snug and cozy. Made of organic cotton. $150 at sonsanddaughtersinc.com
How precious! Victoria Kids Little Beauties Blanket is the perfect baby gift. Something almost any baby girl and their parents will love. 100% Pima Cotton. $45 at atterdagkids.com
The Dandy Damask Lovey Blanket is the prettiest security blanket I have ever seen. Very elegant in design and soft and cozy minky fabric make sure baby is comfy. This is one blanket you will be proud to have your little one drag around! $20 at thepatacakebaby.com
A good white blanket is hard to find these days. Today’s blankets are so whimsical with bright and bold colors. They are great fun. Sometimes however an elegant white blanket is just what you need for a special occasion. This beautiful Soft Knit Blanket is perfect for those special days. $55 at pattycakefashions.com
Fun, fabulous, and perfect for your little pumpkin! The Bla Bla Pumpkin Blanket is handwoven in Peru in the best seasonal colors! $70.00 at childishclothing.com
Here’s a blankie that you won’t mind your little one carrying everywhere! From Patricia Ann Designs, this Travel Silkie is so pretty and luxe that both baby and parent will coo over it. Love the Vanilla Creme color and the satin trim! Sized for little hands at 15″ x 18,” and priced right at $26. $4 additional for a ruffled trim. Patriciaanndesigns.com
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