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A Guide To The Perfect Baby Hamper 

A Guide To The Perfect Baby Hamper 

It is easy to shop for Australian Baby Hampers online when you shop with Hampers With Bite.

Bringing a child into the world is an overly exciting and often challenging time for new parents. It is a time to celebrate but also support new parents with a gifts. For someone who hasn’t had a baby themselves or aren’t surrounded by small children, selecting the perfect baby hamper can be a difficult and generally overwhelming task. To purchase an extravagant gift or something more practical, is the question often asked. That's why a Baby hamper is the perfect gift to send new parents, as they contain a range of smaller gifts ensuring there is something indulgent, something practical and even something for mum to enjoy. This is where Milly & Henry come in, with tonnes of experience with children and gifting etiquette for newborns and mothers, we have put together a complete guide to the find the perfect baby hamper online.

Personalise the gift, for something a little bit special 

Ensure your Baby Gift Hamper is unique with a personalised gift box, with the child’s name and birth date printed on the label. A personalised gift box is the gift that keeps on giving, as the box itself can be used as a keepsake, to store small mementos. Milly & Henry offer a beautiful specialty gift box complete with decorative ribbon and the option to add a personalised label with the baby's name and date of birth. Our Baby Hampers will be sure to leave a lasting impression. 

Children Books, a memorable gift 

Books are a great addition to a baby hamper, as it is a gift that be enjoyed over and over again. With so many classic and well-loved books it is nice a gesture to pass on one's favourite children’s book. The Sunshine Unisex Baby Hamper contains a beautiful hardcover children’s book called Ruby Red Shoes Counting Book by Kate Knapps,  beautiful hand Merino Wool beanie and a plush bunny rabbit. Small hardback books like Rub Red Shoes are perfectly crafted books that can be enjoyed over the years by mother, father and child. 

Handmade Knits, for something truly special 

Nothing says luxury more than a handmade knit. All knitted items in Milly & Henry Hampers are made from merino wool from New Zealand or a wool blend, the softest wool perfect for children and infants. The Luxury Mummy & Me Hamper contains merino wool booties with a cream satin bow, hand knitted stripe hat in camel and white as well as a beautiful 100% cotton lace blanket. This hamper also contains a little something for mum with the addition of a luxe soy candle. The beautiful woollen booties also make a beautiful decorative piece in a baby nursery. 


Practical Gifts, from bibs to blanket to baby socks.

Sentimental or ornamental gifts are a great way to celebrate the birth of a new child, although a practical gift will be utilised more. Practical gifts include blankets, dummies, bibs and onesies, all these gifts will be utilised from day one, and the parents will thank you in the long run. The Dream Baby Unisex hamper is filled with practical items that will be well used, including an onesie, muslin wrap and a pack of baby socks. The colour scheme is gender neutral so this is perfect is the sex of the baby is yet to be announced. 


Baby Toys, because who could resists? 

Including a toy in your gift hamper is a beautiful nod to childhood fun. Everyone remembers the favourite toy they had when they were a small child, this is why they make the perfect addition to a baby gift hamper. Avoid plastic gifts and look for wooden toys to add to your gift hamper. The Blossom Baby Unisex Hamper features the Discoveroo Magnetic Rocket, a beautiful book, beanie and a stuff bunny rabbit. Plush toys are a great addition to a baby gift and who wouldn’t love a gorgeous stuffed toy? 


Gifts for Mum, to ensure she feel spoilt too 

If you are looking for a meaningful gift to celebrate the birth of a child, include a gift for the mother to enjoy. We recommend pamper products, pyjamas, a bottle of sparkling or even a gorgeous candle so she can create a calming space. Our Let’s celebrate Mummy hamper include everything needed to spoil a new mum. From a pair of Gingerlily pyjamas, a beautiful soy candle, nipple cream and a gorgeous pregnancy journal for you new mum to document this new chapter in her life. This hamper also contains an elegant bottle of Veuve Clicquot Champagne to celebrate with family of the new arrival in style of course. 


At Hampers With Bite we love being a part of these memorable moments. The ordering process is seamless from start to finish and you will be updated with notification from your confirmation order email to delivery. Personalise you gift further with a gift card message which will arrive with you hamper.

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