Guest blogger and baby international founder Nils van Doorn offers his Top 10 gift suggestions for the holidays.
1. Wishbone Bike 3-in-1 Apple Limited Edition (pictured above)
Isn’t this one just gorgeous? This is certainly the coolest Christmas gift! The Wishbone Bike is pure joy to ride. Start at 12 months on three wheels, learn to balance on two wheels, then flip the frame to fit your growing 5-year old for off-road rides. This limited edition comes with a cool design that is all about wholesome living for active and healthy kids.
2. Wooden Spaceship
Who says that high quality wooden toys can’t be sci-fi and exciting? This wooden space station will not only allow your kids to blast off to space, but also turn daddies into Han Solos playing alongside young Luke Skywalkers. This spaceship and rocket provide the fuel for imaginative explorations as they prepare, launch or arrive at their destination somewhere in the galaxy.
3. Gourmet Chef Kitchen
Young chefs who watch mom and dad prepare the Christmas meal will adore this wooden, child-sized gourmet kitchen to create their own treats. Big orange knobs can turn the burners "on" or "off" and the sink is ready to receive dishes. The simple classic design and natural colors offer loads of possibilities for playtime. Peek into the oven window to check on dinner or pretend cake.
4. Bugaboo Missoni Fabric Set
This is a chance for all the fashionable mommies out there to pimp out their Bugaboo stroller and increase their husband’s knowledge of hip fashion brands. Each Bugaboo + Missoni set includes a knit blanket made in Italy, with the signature luxury and premium quality both Bugaboo and Missoni are known for. The set also includes an apron and a sun canopy.
5. Wishbone Flip Toy
It’s a rocker. It’s a push-toy. It’s a scoot toy. The Wishbone Flip is a 3-in-1 toy for kids 1-5 years of age. With its innovative flipping mechanism, it transforms from rocker to scoot toy in seconds without tools. The Wishbone Flip brings together contemporary form and super-functionality in a timeless toy your whole family will enjoy.
6. Organic Plush Toys
This one’s a classic and always a safe bet for young kids. The plush toys are made of organic material, so you can rest easy knowing there’s nothing harmful in them. The sustainable and eco-friendly products teach your kids about environmental value and responsibility, all while touching children’s hearts with their imagination and whimsy.
7. Lego Toys
This is another classic toy that hasn’t lost its luster with age. Legos help children think creatively, foster logical reasoning, and develop their imagination through free play. The toy bricks come in various shapes and are made for a variety of ages, so there’s something for everyone. Kids can imagine themselves as a police officer, a fireman, a pilot, or anything in between.
8. Organic Kids’ Clothes
Sweet, simple style with a little edge: this Christmas, go for some stylish, earth-friendly apparel for your kids. The organic clothes are made from sustainable fabrics and made according to responsible production methods. Inspired by observations of children in action, during play and everyday activities, organic clothes are not only a natural choice but also perfect to dress in for all holiday activities.
9. Leander Baby Cradle
Imagine this next to your Christmas tree! The Leander baby cradle is classic Scandinavian craftsmanship that will make your child feel safe while stimulating the senses. Design and functionality come together to create an aesthetic and practical piece of furniture that can be used with a stand or hung from the ceiling. The perfect gift for expecting mothers that will make a lasting impression.
10. Customized Gift Box
Have you looked at the last nine gift ideas, but you’re still not sure which one is right for you? Why not go with an individual gift basket containing several items? Know what the best part is? The gift packaging is done for you, so you don’t have to worry about it.