Retro Baby Gifts


These retro baby gifts evoke the nonchalant chic of our recent past. The bright colours, graphic images and dramatic patterns of pop-art make it a perfect aesthetic for baby products. Following is a list of baby gifts which are well-made, unique and undeniably retro-chic.

 

1. LE TOY VAN RETRO METRO CAR SET - £9.95

 

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Bring a little free spirit to your living room with these sturdy wooden vehicles! The iconic camper-van and accompanying cars are perfect to help your child develop their dexterity. Made by well-respected French toy company Le Toy Van, these retro motors are a great, fairly cheap baby gift.

 

2. BLANCHE RAG-DOLL - £17.95

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It’s easy to let your imagination get carried away with this delightful rag-doll. Except 'rag-doll' is hardly the word! Blanche is very well dressed with glittery tights and a patterned dress, and her personality makes her perfect for creative play. 

 

3. POP-ART HEADPHONES BODYSUIT - £19.35


This rainbow headphones romper will mark any toddler as the child of music lovers! It comes with adjustable sleeves so it can be worn all year round, and makes a cool, funny baby shower gift.

 

4. PERSONALISED POP-ART POSTER - £21.95

This eye-popping poster renders the excitement of a newborn on canvas. Personalised baby gifts give a special touch to the nursery of any growing superhero! 

 

5. ABC NOSTALGIC PLEATED DRESS - £26

 

This dress is not just a lesson in the alphabet, but also in nostalgic detailing – the ruffles pleats and embroidery make it a wonderful retro outfit for your little girl. It’s fully machine washable, a quirky hand-embroidered baby gift.

 

6. LOULA AND DEER WOODEN CAROUSEL MUSIC BOX - £32

Your toddler might still be too young to try out a full-size carousel but this exquisite miniature music box will keep them satisfied in the meantime! The gentle rotation and lulling music will mesmerise you and your baby. This is a memorable handmade birthday gift for mum and baby.

 

7. OSKAR ELLEN ICE CREAM CAFÉ - £34

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There’s something quintessentially retro about ice-cream sellers at the seaside! Let your children play at serving out vanilla, strawberry and chocolate ice cream without the fear of a mess.

 

8. RECORD PLAYER VINTAGE REMAKE - £44

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This record player is a remake of the classic 70s Fisher Price toy. It’s a retro toy version of a retro music player, a vintage baby gift for the true connoisseur! The record player comes with five double-sided records, which will play classic refrains when slotted into the turntable. 

 

9. YELLOW LIGHTING NEON STYLE LIGHT - £49.95 

 

Kids and 80s fans alike will love this funky lightning light! The bright, clean lines will add interest to a blank nursery wall, and the built-in hooks make it super easy to hang. It’s shipped from a reliable site with free luxury gift wrapping and next day delivery available.

 

10. DUO WOODEN HIGH CHAIR - £129

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One of the defining elements of retro is the awesome furniture and this high chair certainly fits that aesthetic. The gorgeous beechwood legs and PU leather seat are suggestive of a classic Eames chair, and the tray is detachable for easy machine washing. A perfect kitchen gift for mums and babies.

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