Best Gifts for a Pregnant Friend at Christmas

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The Christmas season is a time of joy and celebration, and if you have a pregnant friend in your life, it's the perfect opportunity to show her some extra love and support. In this blog, we will explore thoughtful and practical gift ideas that will make your pregnant friend's Christmas even more special.

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Best Gifts for a Pregnant Friend at Christmas

1. Cosy Maternity Clothes

One of the most appreciated gifts for a pregnant friend is a set of cosy maternity clothes. Look for soft and stretchy materials that will accommodate her growing bump. A warm and stylish maternity sweater or a pair of comfortable maternity leggings can keep her feeling cosy and confident throughout the winter months.

2. Pregnancy Pillow

A pregnancy pillow is a fantastic gift that provides comfort and support during pregnancy. These specially designed pillows help alleviate back pain, improve sleep quality, and make it easier for your friend to find a comfortable sleeping position.

3. Spa Day Voucher

Pregnancy can be physically taxing, and your friend deserves some pampering. Consider giving her a spa day voucher for a relaxing massage or facial. It's a thoughtful gesture that will allow her to unwind and de-stress.

4. Pregnancy Journal

A pregnancy journal is a sentimental gift that allows your friend to document her pregnancy journey, where she can jot down her thoughts, feelings, and milestones along the way. It's a beautiful keepsake she can cherish forever.

5. Baby Name Book

Help your friend with the exciting task of choosing a baby name by gifting her a comprehensive baby name book. This thoughtful present can be a fun and engaging way for her to explore potential names for her little one.

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6. Customised Pregnancy Keepsake

Consider creating a customised pregnancy keepsake for your friend. It could be a personalised ornament, a framed ultrasound image, or a baby bump casting kit. Such gifts add a personal touch to her Christmas celebrations.

7. Butterbean hypnobirthing & infant feeding course

At only £29, this is an absolute bargain. Our hypnobirthing & infant feeding course has been created by industry experts and is a perfect gift for your friend, preparing her for everything that lies ahead, while alleviating any fears she might have about the birthing process itself.

8. Maternity Photoshoot

Capture the beauty of pregnancy with a maternity photoshoot. Hire a professional photographer or use your own photography skills to create lasting memories. Your friend will treasure the stunning images for years to come.

9. Nursery Decor

Help your friend prepare for her baby's arrival by gifting her nursery decor items. You can choose from adorable wall art, baby mobiles, or even a cosy rug to make the nursery feel warm and inviting.

10. Relaxing Aromatherapy Diffuser

An aromatherapy diffuser with soothing essential oils can provide a serene atmosphere for your pregnant friend. It's a great way to create a calming ambience in her home and help her relax.

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11. Pregnancy-Friendly Skincare Set

Treat your friend to a pregnancy-friendly skincare set that includes gentle and safe products for her changing skin. Look for items that address common pregnancy skin concerns, such as stretch marks and dryness. This is especially important during the winter months.

12. Baby Essentials Gift Basket

Put together a gift basket filled with essential baby items like onesies, baby blankets, and baby care products. It's a practical gift that will come in handy once the baby arrives.

13. Gift Cards

If you're unsure about your friend's preferences, consider giving her a gift card for Mothercare, Amazon or her favourite baby shop. This way, she can choose exactly what she needs for herself and her baby.

14. Supportive Books

Gift your pregnant friend a collection of books that offer guidance and support during pregnancy and motherhood. From parenting books to breastfeeding guides, there's a wealth of knowledge available to help her on her journey.


We hope this has given you enough ideas to find a wonderful gift for your pregnant friend, and help make her Christmas extra special while she awaits the new arrival.

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