Babies are constantly exploring, touching, and learning about their environment, which is why it’s so important to surround them with objects that are safe for them and the planet.
Whether you’re sorting out a baby shower or birthday gift or just feeling generous, we’re offering some eco-friendly gift ideas for babies below.
What Is ‘Eco-Friendly’?
Eco-friendly products are generally not harmful and naturally better for the environment, from the materials and ingredients they use to their packaging.
Eco-Friendly Baby Gift Ideas
Getting crafty and repurposing materials is one way to be eco-friendly. If you’re an avid DIY-er or enjoy purchasing something new, there’s eco-friendly baby gift ideas for everyone below.
Make upcycled baby bibs with spare cotton fabrics. Throw them in the washing machine beforehand. Use any old bib you have and use it as a template. Cut around it, add a clasp around the neck, and ta-da
Try eco-friendly baby wipes. Wipes made from bamboo are a great choice.
Check out wooden or bamboo toys. Ring rattles are also a great idea
Search organic slings. Some mamas love using sling carriers for their babies, and many eco-friendly options are made from bamboo or certified organic cotton.
- Buy some extra diapers! Parents can’t keep enough in stock. Play it safe with a hypoallergenic design.
Finding eco-friendly baby gifts is much easier today than 10 years ago. There are so many options! In the end, eco-friendly baby gifts help keep your little one healthy and the environment.