Welcome a baby to the world by name.

New parents will treasure a personalized gift celebrating the arrival of their newborn.

Nancy had this wonderful pillow made to celebrate the arrival of my first grand-daughter, Eliza. Pillow from Uptown Artwork. $100

I like this pillow too. Name and Year Pillow. $100

Personalized Hooded Towels. In six Colors. $24.50.

These Little Giraffe Luxe Crib Blankets are especially soft and cozy. The Elegant Child will personalize them. Seven color choices. $88 for one a one-word name. $6 each for additional words.

Jack will be greeted by name with this personalized Braithwaite knit hat and Emily will smile in hers. $80.

Who wouldn’t love one of these little Baby Braithwaite personalized sweaters. $124.

I love this little classic wooden train with the newborn’s name. It is hand crafted in hard maple. The 2.5” high cars are compatible with Brio and Thomas train sets. Personalized wooden train. $5.50 per letter.

The cars in this colorful wooden train are 2.5” high and connect with magnets. Compatible with other magnet train sets. Recommended for ages 3 and up, before then it can decorate the nursery. From $29.95 for a five-letter train.

Parents get first footprints of their babies in the hospital and it’s fun to frame copies of them for a fun nursery decoration/ keepsake. Etsy is a great resource for several styles of hand and footprints. 11” x 11” Gold Foil, framed is $206.

Child’s Small Personalized Rocking Chair. The chair will be custom painted with the colors and themes you choose. $120

 These educational wooden name block puzzles can be customized with color and font. Young children can match the block colors with the colors in the tray. For older children, replace the color letter card with the black and white version. The child can match the letters without the hint from color. The puzzles come in a felt pouch, they are made of plywood with a protective coating and non-toxic ink. The cards are made of durable plastic. Four block puzzles begin at $30, additional blocks are $2 each.

Personalized wooden puzzle in primary colors or pastel. $26.99

Personalized children’s plate. You can customize these melamine children’s plates with a color, design, name and stylized face which looks like your child. Dishwasher safe and BPA-free. $27.


The arrival of a new baby is a busy time and decorating the nursery can take a back seat for new parents. One of these personalized peel and stick wall borders will fit with almost any nursery décor. They are high quality woven polyester fabric which can be peeled off the wall and moved as the nursery gets re-arranged. Includes three strips, each measuring 52″ x 8.5″. Together the strips make a continuous 13-foot border. $70


Embroidered monogrammed diaper pants make for fancy buns for a little one. $16.95


Margie Thorne will needlepoint a special memory for a newborn and new parents. See the ASE article on Niknats.

No identity crisis with these personalized baby clothes. Body suit and hat are $26, with pants $45.

Boys personalized sneakers or girls scalloped balet shoes in size 2 for babies from 3 to 6 months. $29.95

Monogrammed Chuck Taylor All-Stars for those first steps? Sizes 5-9 are for ages 1-4. $75

This personalized frame would appeal to a grandparent or be a feature in the nursery. Other styles available. On sale for $25.80.

Stuffed animals personalized with embroidery – this gift just says, “hug me”. From $45.99.

personalized baby gifts, little book of you

An ASE reader added a recommendation – The Little Book of You. The “author” provides answers to 15 questions like weight, height, first friends that met the baby and explanation why their name had been chosen. The Little Book of You team creates a one of kind book just for you. They have graciously given A Sharp Eye readers a 15% discount when you use ASharp15 at checkout.