Are you attending a gender reveal party and need some ideas for a great gift? It’s no secret that expecting parents are swamped with practical items like diapers, onesies, and bottles. Why not give them something special that celebrates their unborn bundle of joy? Read on to find some of the best gender reveal gift ideas that will be sure to get the party started!
Should you Bring a Gift to a Gender Reveal Party?
The answer is yes! It’s always nice to bring a gift to any event, and gender reveal parties are no exception. Even if you don’t know the sex of the baby yet, you can still get something special for the new parents-to-be.
Some new parents will have a Baby Shower and also a Gender Reveal Party. A Baby Shower is more focused on the new baby-to-be and with a Gender Reveal the focus shifts onto the expectant parents.
You can expect to play some games at both a Baby Shower and Gender Reveal Party. One popular option is a Gender Reveal Treasure hunt which has guests solving clues which lead them to the final clue which holds the answer to the big question – is baby a boy or girl?
While it is not essential that you bring a gift, it is a nice gesture to acknowledge the event. You could bring a small gift for the Mom or Dad to be or the new baby, it’s totally up to you! Just make sure that it’s something they’ll enjoy.
Gender Reveal Gift Ideas For Mom
Here are some of our favorite gift ideas for the expectant mother:
You can personalize this with a touching quote about parenthood or a photo of the couple. Frames the new parents can add the first sonogram picture too, or add the baby’s footprints
Find a meaningful charm and engrave it with Mom’s initials. Birthstone necklace: A necklace with the birthstone of the baby’s due month or the mommy-to-be’s birth month can be a beautiful way to personalize the gift. You can choose from different styles and metals to create a unique piece. Name necklace: A necklace with the mom-to-be’s name or the baby’s name can be a thoughtful and unique gift. You can choose from different fonts and metals to create a customized look.
Mommy and Me Clothing
Even if you do not know the sex of the baby, find some matching outfits for Mom and her little one for an adorable way to reveal the gender.
A journal is a great gift for a new Mom. She can use it to document all of the baby’s milestones and special moments.
Gift Card for a Prenatal Massage
This will help Mom relax and rejuvenate during her pregnancy.
This is a great gift for moms-to-be who suffer from aches and pains during pregnancy.
Gift Card for Dinner
Give a gift card for a local restaurant so they can enjoy a night out without having to cook!
This is a thoughtful gift for the Mom-to-be to make sure she stays hydrated during her pregnancy.
Gender Reveal Gift Ideas For Dad
In all the excitement, don’t forget Dad! Here are some great gender reveal gift ideas that are perfect for the new Dad
Gadgets for Dad
If the expecting father is a tech enthusiast, you could get him some cool gadgets to make his life easier. Things like an apple tag or wireless headphones are a great choice.
This is a thoughtful way to commemorate the special occasion and Dad can always carry it around with him.
His and Hers Mugs
Get Dad and Mom matching mugs so they can sip on their morning coffee together.
Find a great wallet and have it personalized with Dad’s initials. He will love carrying it around as a reminder of his little one.
Mug or Tumbler
This is an easy way to get Dad a practical but still heartfelt gift. Get him a mug or tumbler so he can enjoy his coffee, tea, or beer in style!
Nothing says “It’s A Boy (or Girl)” better than a personalized onesie or t-shirt! Put the name of the parents in large lettering across the front along with pink and blue writing underneath. You can even customize it further by adding a funny saying or quote about being new parents – an instant conversation starter! This gift is sure to make both mom and dad smile and will definitely be appreciated.
Gender Reveal Gift Ideas for Baby
When it comes to choosing a gift for the new baby, remember to keep to neutral colors and shades.
Personalized Baby Blanket
You can add a sweet quote or saying to a cozy baby blanket that the new baby can use for years to come.
Cute Baby Outfit
I am sure the baby will be given many items of clothing but it’s always nice to get an outfit for the new bundle of joy. Look for something special like an adorable onesie with a cute gender reveal message even a gender-neutral romper.
As you wont yet know if baby is a boy or girl, try to choose a soft toy in a neutral color. A cuddly bear or rabbit might be the perfect way to welcome the new baby into the family.
This is a great gift for both parents and baby! A baby book will allow them to keep track of all their memories from pregnancy to birth and beyond.
Unique Keepsake Box
A special box to store all those special memories and mementos will be an invaluable gift to the parents-to-be.
A storybook with personalized messages will make a wonderful gift to welcome the new addition to the family!
A gender reveal party is all about celebrating the soon-to-be new addition and there’s no better way to show your excitement than with a heartfelt gift. Whether you’re shopping for the expecting mom, dad or baby, there are many thoughtful ideas that will make them feel appreciated and loved. So take some time to pick out something special that they’ll be sure to cherish!