1. aden + anais daydream blanket
Moms-to-be won’t be able to wait to wrap themselves in this uber-cushy blanket. Four layers of bamboo viscose make this blanket cloud-soft and dreamy. This piece is available through Aden + Anais for $149.95 and at select boutiques.
2. milestone pregnancy and newborn cards
Sentimental moms will treasure using these illustrated cards to help mark the milestones of pregnancy and baby’s first weeks. Just hold up the card that corresponds to baby’s milestone—for instance—“Today you kicked for the first time!” while a friend or family member captures the moment in a photograph. This set retails for $24 through Milestone and is also available at other select outlets.
3. The (anti)diaper bag
Busy moms will fit everything they need in this decidedly un-diaper bag. The black nylon bag includes a changing mat, three clutches, a phone pocket and more. The hot pink stitching and gold hardware complete this anti-frumpy accessory. The bag can be purchased at Hatch for $298.
4. Lé Bump Tee
Expectant moms will love showing off their bumps in this adorable maternity t-shirt. Made from a blend of organic cotton and recycled polyester and rayon, this grey shirt is as soft as her baby’s bottom will be. The shirt sells for $34 through Project Nursery as and other select retailers.
5. The Belly Art Project
Celebrate pregnancy with this gorgeous coffee table book. Whimsical and heartfelt, the book includes photos of celebrities like Kate Winslet alongside everyday expectant moms. 100% of proceeds go to Every Mother Counts, a charity promoting maternal health. Available through Pea in a Pod for $29.99, and at major bookstores.