Posted on December 17 2020
These gift sets are perfect for mums, babies and kids this Christmas, and can be gift wrapped and sent to your recipients within the same day. For last minute gift ideas, try Motherswork’s specially curated gift sets.
Need last minute gift ideas for the family or friends? Try these gift sets, including baby and skincare essentials for mums, and fun activities for little ones. Avail of same-day delivery so your recipients get them on time.
Newborns and Infants
Christmas Gift Set - Gift Bundle for Babies
The soft unisex baby turban is a great hair accessory for your baby, perfect for everyday wear or photos.
A great gift for newborns or babies this Christmas is this specially-designed bundle ($49.90), which includes a baby turban, ideal for photos or everyday wear, and available in three colours. Give teething little ones some relief with the Haakaa Silicone Teething Ball. This is easy to hold and its thin silicone frame fits in babies’ mouths. Rounding up this gift set is a small Jellycat, suitable to soothe and comfort newborns.
Play Starter Set
The Taf Koala Cosy Gym helps little ones practice their tummy time skills as well as develop their senses.
For infants, the Play Starter Set ($179) includes the Vulli Sophie Giraffe Teething Ring, a Little Jellycat Bunny Soother in either cream or beige, and a Taf Koala Musical Newborn Cosy Gym. First, the 100 per cent natural rubber teething ring has different textures for your baby to choose from to get faster relief for aching gums. For extra comfort, the Jellycat bunny soother is irresistibly soft and easy to grasp. Lastly, they can hang out at the Taf Cosy Gym with music, lights and lots of play activities, great for tummy time and for them to develop their senses.
Babybjörn Feeding Set
Start babies on solids after six months with the feeding set from Babybörn that includes a sturdy plate.
After six months, infants can start on solids with the Babybjörn Feeding Set ($30.32), containing a baby cup, plate, spoon and fork. Small hands can easily grasp the short and thick utensils’ handles to scoop up food, while the grooves at the back allow the utensils to rest against the rim of the plate. Meanwhile, the plate and cup are easy to hold and hard to tip over.
Toddlers and Preschoolers
Green Toys Activity Set for Kids
The Green Toys Chef Set promotes imaginative play in children as young as two years old.
For little ones two years and above, give them the Green Toys Activity Set for Kids ($69)made from 100 per cent recycled plastic milk containers. Included in this activity set is a chef’s five-piece set with a stock pot and lid, skillet, ladle and spatula, and a helicopter featuring two spinning rotors and sleek skids for loads of imaginative play. The last is the seven-piece Dough Toy Maker set with vehicle, character and tea party mould presses, a dough knife, dough tubs and a spaghetti extruder.
Toy Bundles and Activity Sets for 3 Years Old
This activity set includes a colourful abacus which kids can use to solve addition and subtraction problems.
Suitable for children three and above, the Melissa & Doug Activity Set for Kids ($79) will entertain and teach them essential skills. For example, they can solve maths problems with the Abacus Add & Subtract by lining up the beads or following the patterns. Then, kids can put on their own puppet show using the Loop It! Safari Puppets Craft Kit. Let little ones take care of a plush puppy with the Wash & Trim Dog Groomer, using a dryer, vibrating shears, flea and tick “spray” and ear wipes.
An alternative is the Christmas Gift Set - Toy Bundle for 3 Year Old ($35). Children can find objects and surfaces to stick the Mighty Magnet from Learning Resources, and make the colours and pictures appear in the On the Go Water WOW! Alphabet Travel Activity book from Melissa & Doug. Finally, in Melissa & Doug Magnetic Farm Hide and Seek, they can learn about animals hidden behind nine hinged doors in a barnyard scene.
Children can decorate their own pirate chest to create an original craft.
In the Melissa & Doug Christmas Gift Set Toy Bundle ($19.90), children can decorate their own Pirate Chest with 27 stickers, four pots of paints, a paintbrush and two glitter glues. They can also infuse their own personal touches to create an original craft. Also included in this bundle is the Puffy Sticker.
Pet Place Activity Book, with 10 scene-setting pages, and 115 reusable puffy stickers for storytelling.
Otherwise, choose the Toy and Sticker Set ($19.90), which also includes Mighty Magnets, as well as Make-a-Face Reusable Sticker Pad, and Puffy Sticker Playset. Children can put funny face stickers on the Reusable Sticker Pads, or build characters and tell stories in the farm-themed Puffy Sticker playset. Another option is the Multi Brand Activity Set for Kids ($39), which includes a Nailmatic Nail Polish for Kids, a Moulin Roty Storytelling Torchlight and a Wooden Harmonica.
Bottle Starter Set
Reduce nipple confusion by supplementing feeds with the SofTouch Peristaltic PLUS bottles and teats from Pigeon.
Aid new mums by gifting them the Bottle Starter Set ($139). The Pigeon Compact Steam Sterilizer keeps bottles sterile for 24 hours after a complete cycle. With the SofTouch Peristaltic PLUS bottles and teats from Pigeon’s starter kit, babies can easily switch between breast and bottle feeding without any nipple confusion. Pack these into the Skip Hop Grab and Go Double Bottle Bag, which holds two large bottles or sippy cups and can be attached onto a stroller.
Breastfeeding Starter Set
Mums can alleviate nipple soreness with Lansinoh’s Lanolin Cream.
Gift new mums the Breastfeeding Starter Set ($99), where babies can rest their shoulders or heads on the Cambrass pillow, and mums can support their arms while breastfeeding. Other essentials are the Lanolin Cream, safe for both mum and baby while reducing nipple soreness, and the nursing pads to keep skin and clothing dry. Finally, the 100 per cent silicone milk saver pump also collects any precious milk to prevent wastage.
Caring for Baby
Newborn Bath Starter Set
Get mums these essentials such as the Stokke Flexi Bath for bath time with their babies.
Babies can enjoy bath time with this Newborn Bath Starter Set ($129), featuring the Stokke Flexi Bath Bundle, Crokcrokfrok Bamboo Hooded Towel and super soft cotton terry Kushies Washcloth. First, the foldable Stokke Flexi Bath and newborn support can be used from birth up to four years, and can be packed away for travel or when not in use. Next, the 100 per cent bamboo hooded towel is not only highly absorbent, soft and free from odours, but it also contains anti-fungal properties.
Mustela Newborn Starter Set
The Mustela Newborn Starter Set keeps babies’ skin soft and smooth, while tackling any skin conditions like cradle cap or diaper skin discomfort.
Another option is the Mustela Newborn Starter Set ($95) containing seven Mustela products and a travel set. All these products work effectively while still being gentle on babies’ skin. The no-rinse cleansing water keeps babies’ skin clean and clear, while the foam shampoo prevents and eliminates cradle cap. Additionally, the Vitamin barrier cream reduces diaper skin discomfort while preventing relapse. Keep babies’ skin soft and moisturised with the body lotion and facial cream.
GAIA Special Edition Gift Set
Keep your baby’s skin soft and smooth with the moisturiser from GAIA.
Great for baby showers or Christmas gifts for expecting mummies, this three-piece GAIA Special Edition Gift Set ($52) features a hair and body wash, baby powder and moisturiser, packaged in a premium hardbox with ribbon and gift card. The hair and body wash cleans while retaining babies’ natural protective oils, while the talcum-free baby powder absorbs excess moisture, preventing nappy rash and skin irritation. Finally, keep your baby’s skin soft and smooth with the moisturiser. The ingredients used include certified organic lavender and ylang ylang essential oils, evening primrose oil and chamomile extract, other organic oils and butters.
Skin Inc Gift Sets
Gift mums two-step solutions to dewy and glowy skin with Skin Inc’s gift sets.
The Skin Inc Bless Gift Set ($30) is a great two-step dewy skin hack. Start with the Pure Revival Peel that’s packed with high-performance ingredients like AC-11, arbutin and fullerene to remove old keratin and impurities. Follow this with My Daily Dose® with encapsulated vitamin A, chlorella, and hyaluronic acid for skin regeneration, younger-looking and brighter skin.
Another option is the Skin Joy Gift Set ($79) comprising the Serum Glow FIlter and the Pure UV Protect+ for flawless skin. The former is formulated with rare gold hibiscus extract and best-selling serums while the all-round CC cream Pure UV Protect+ works as a makeup base, sunscreen, moisturiser and anti-ageing cream.
Place your orders before 12pm on weekdays for same-day delivery. Request for complimentary gift wrap and gift tags in the special instructions online to ensure all your gifts are wrapped and labelled correctly. You can also pick up your order one or two working days later at the store.
Relevant Reads: Gift Guide for Parents and Kids (add link when up) this Christmas