December 05, 2022 5 min read
The holiday season is in full swing and that means you’re likely searching for gift-giving ideas for your friends and family members. If you have any pregnant moms on your holiday gift list, then as you know, it takes some clever planning to find the right gift. Thankfully you have come to the right place. Whether you’re participating in a secret santa gift exchange or are looking for the perfect stocking stuffer for a pregnant friend, cousin, daughter or even your wife–look no further than our list of the best stocking stuffer gifts for expecting moms and new moms.
The ideal gift should be something they would not buy for themselves. That means finding a little splurge, such as a thoughtful accessory, a luxe item for the new baby, new maternity clothes, a lovely piece of jewelry or a spa and skincare treat for mama that will surprise and delight them.
Here is our list of the 19 best stocking stuffer gifts and Christmas gifts for expecting mothers.
Knock her socks off with this pair of I’m About to be a Mom Socks. These cheeky socks let everyone know that she is expecting. Not only are they adorable and fun, but they are also super-comfy. The non-slip bottoms make them the perfect thing to pack in their hospital bag.
This mama-safe skincare duo from Body Boost contains a lavender vanilla sugar scrub and a stretch mark butter cream. The scrub safely rids of dry and itchy skin–which pregnant moms have to deal with all the time–while the stretch mark cream leaves skin soft and nourished.
Usher in sweet dreams with the Little Moon Essentials Sleep Comes Easy Gift Set. There is one thing pregnant women can’t get enough of–sleep! Thanks to aches, pains and a growing bump, it can be hard to get a restful night’s sleep. This expertly crafted gift set contains essential oils that promote sleep and help ease the mind.
The pregnant women in your life will love the Hatch Maternity Belly Mask. Not only is this biodegradable sheet mask for the belly adorably fun, but it also helps to minimize the appearance of stretch marks. We can’t help but love the wink, printed with non-toxic ink of course.
A refreshing treat for all moms-to-be, the Rose Water Face Mist Spray from Green+ Lovely is a truly luxurious product that most women do not realize how much they need. This Bulgarian rose face mist is a welcome addition to any self-care routine. Expecting moms will love the instant pick-me-up it provides throughout the day. Not only does it smell incredible, but it also helps to rejuvenate the skin.
This delicate and beautiful piece of jewelry is for the special mama-to-be on your list. The Mama Circle necklace from Tiny Tags will have her swooning. It’s delicate and dainty enough to be worn everyday and is the perfect piece for layering with other necklaces.
Help the new or expecting mom with her skin with the help of the Belly Bandit Silicone Skin Defense Pads. These genius reusable sheets deliver targeted, skin-softening moisture to dry and itchy areas, such as the tummy, thighs, tush, hips and legs. to reduce itching and dryness and powerfully protect your skin against the appearance of stretch marks and scars. The ultra-thin sheets allow the skin to breathe while locking in nutrients and moisture.- Minimizes appearance of stretch marks and scars
Just the thing to keep newborns warm, snuggly and oh so styling. The Organic Cotton Pointelle Baby Cardigan from Branch & Twig is a winner stocking stuffer new moms will love. Made with 100% organic cotton, ribbed cuffs and a classic pointelle stitch, this adorable cardigan is perfect for stroller rides and snuggling.
The hand-stitched Organic Cotton Little Nest Booties from Branch & Twig not only provide warmth to little tootsies, but they are a first and forever find for new moms. We love their old-school look and feel, just like grandma knitted them herself.
The perfect gift to roll up and put in any expecting mother's stocking? Hands down, our stretchy maternity leggings. These leggings will stretch to make sure you tummy stays comfortable during all the stages of pregnancy. You can dress them up with a maternity sweater or just wear them around the house with your favorite sweatshirt.
One thing most new moms do not have time for once the baby is born are lengthy blow-dry sessions. We love the Microfiber Hair Towel Wrap from Popchose to easily dry hair and keep it frizz-free. The special microfiber fabric reduces frizz by creating less friction, it also reduces drying time.
The perfect first doll for newborns, the Shelby the Sheep Organic Hand-Knitted Washable Stuffed Animal from Cuddoll is made of the softest GOTS certified organic cotton yarn and free of any detachable parts. It may be more of a stocking stuffer for baby but as all new moms know, a gift for the little one is also a gift for mama.
Every new mom needs a multipurpose blanket and the Large Receiving Blanket from NuAngel fits that bill. The organic cotton flannel acts as a nursing cover, sunshade and a good old blanket. It’s super soft and comfortable plus it’s machine washable. This has stocking stuffer written all over it!
It’s winter time, which means time to keep our heads warm. This two pack of best-selling, highly rated stretch cable knit beanies from C.C. are as cute as they are functional. New moms will pack them in their diaper bag for on the go warmth.
It’s time to relax mama. She will love the beautiful lava rock bracelet and yoga beads with lavender essential oil from Aura Love Yourself. The contrasting lava and pink beads look ultra-feminine, while the lava beads act as a diffuser and continuously diffuse the lavender scent to keep mama calm and relaxed.
The perfect stocking stuffer for a pregnant woman is both utilitarian and chic–like these Spiral Hair Ties from Kitsch. This 4-pack makes for a great holiday gift – the hair coils gently keep hair in a ponytail while she can nurse, cuddle and nap.
Give mama the gift of Gua Sha with this Rose Quartz Facial Roller from Beauty By Earth, which helps promote relaxation while also offering lymphatic drainage. Gua-Sha massage is an ancient and natural way to sculpt the face at home.
Sleep is so important to new and expecting moms and this Silk Sleep Mask from Drowsy is her ticket to a blissful snooze. The fully adjustable, luxuriously comfortable mask blocks out all external light and stays on the face no matter what sleep position she’s in. This is the ultimate stocking stuffer for pregnant women and new moms.
Swollen fingers–and other body parts–are definitely a thing many expecting moms experience. In fact, many pregnant women find themselves taking a break from their beloved jewelry during pregnancy–sometimes that means even going without their wedding rings for the last trimesters. That need not be the case anymore thanks to this Classic Silicone Ring from Qalo, which is made of lightweight and stretchy silicone that can expand with swelling fingers. A perfect stocking stuffer gift for pregnant women!