8 Fantastic Gifts for Mum-To-Be
Finding cute, quirky and unique items for children can often be a challenge—or trek—for mums in Doha. When we do find something special, it often comes with a special price tag too. Sure, you can stock up on essentials when you’re travelling. But what happens when you can’t fit the must have high chair into your luggage allowance, or you’re looking for the perfect baby shower gift? Well fret not as here are some fantastic newborn essentials all available here in Doha.
Unique shopping options
JustKidding in The Gate Mall hasn’t been open a year, and it’s already the talk of the town. Founded in the UAE, this baby superstore has all you need to welcome your bundle of joy into this world. The concept behind this store is to offer brilliant brands, captivating products and parenting expertise all in a bright and vibrant store. It’s perfect for first-time parents as it is stocked with all the essentials to kit a home out for a baby.
If you’re looking for a more personable touch to your purchases, then check out one of the many local home businesses that sell their wares at craft markets around Qatar. The Wee Button Box stocks items such as wooden bunting, candles, and intricate items. Organic and eco-friendly baby burp cloths, baby blankets, teethers and those ever so adorable baby "bibdanas" are all available from Milk House.
8 newborn essentials—all available in Doha
QR 220, Milk House
Cosy, cute and made from organic materials, this is just a lovely blanket for welcoming a newborn into the world. One side is organic cotton knit material, and the other is thick organic Sherpa fabric.
QR 55, Milk House
At first, you don’t think you need burp cloths, then suddenly they are all you want—and you’re guaranteed to run out. Made from an eco-friendly organic material with absorbent organic terry cloth, these wash easily and are cute to boot.
QR 895, Mamas & Papas, Villaggio and Gulf Mall
Twinkling lights, hypnotic lullabies and a blissed out baby rocking back and forth await with this wonderful baby swing. Suitable from birth, your baby will enjoy the melodic rocking motion of the swing while you watch them in awe—perfect for a little peace and to let baby catch a quick nap.
Just Essentials Muslin Wrap Pack Of Three
QR 175, JustKidding, The Gate Mall
These super soft muslin wraps are perfect for swaddling and snuggling newborns. They can also make great nursing covers when you're out and about.
Personalised Box Frame
QR 120, Wee Button Box
This box-framed piece of art personalised for a family is a gorgeous gift.
QR 125, Wee Button Box
An oh so beautiful bunting that is just the sweetest to decorate a newborn’s nursery. Specifications can be customised as desired.
Organic Baby Balm
QR 150, Neal’s Yard Remedies, Ezdan Mall
This wonderful organic collection of baby products—ranging from bubble bath to shampoo to soap—is perfect for delicate and baby soft skin. The baby balm is excellent to help protect from and prevent nappy rash and feels so luxurious—a real treat for baby!
Perfect for a group gift
Ralph Lauren Newborn Set
QR 620, Ralph Lauren, Villaggio Mall
The perfect gift to give a newborn bundle of joy, whether it’s your own or a friend’s. Gift boxed with blue for a boy and pink for a girl, this beautiful alphabet block print is available in baby grows, sleepsuits, hats, bibs and blankets.
Stokke Xplory Stroller
QR 5199, JustKidding, The Gate Mall
Super sleek and easy on the eye, I’ve been wheeling this around for the past year and can honestly say it’s utterly fabulous. It folds away easily, moves freely and effortlessly, and comes with a handy storage bag, parasol and cup holder—not to mention changeable covers to keep baby’s wheels oh so on trend!