As the nation holds it’s breath in anticipation of the arrival of royal baby Sussex, there’s a palpable atmosphere of celebration in the air.
Here at Girlie Gossip, we have so many questions it’s getting hard to bear – will it be a boy or a girl? When is the due date? And what kinds of names do they have in mind?
It’s such a momentous occasion that we think it’s high time to celebrate with a little party. We all know no party is complete without gifts, so let’s jump into the 8 most wonderful royal baby gifts that you can get you hands on to mark the occasion.
A high class party deserves a high-class tipple. Few things say celebration like a cheeky glass of bubbles. Before you invite the girls around, make sure you have a bottle or two of champers in the fridge so that when the Duchess pops, you can too!
If bubbles don't take your fancy, then how about a delectable glass of chilled pinot grigio? Light and fresh, with flavours of citrus fruits and pear, this is the perfect accompaniment to the warmer weather. Coming in a handy 1.5L pouch, you won't have to worry if you the new baby is a little late as your wine will stay fresh for up to four weeks after opening.
What do Elton John, Beyonce and John Legend and Prince George all have in common? That's right, they all dig the luxury and royal air that accompanies these beautiful personalised gingham robes from snazzy British designer 'My 1st Years'. Get your hands on one of these fast, because they're sure to sell out. With personalisation included in each purchase, they make the perfect stylish present for the little one in your life.
As if the robe wasn't cute enough, 'My 1st Years' had to go and make a range of absolutely adorable personalised backpacks. Finished in the prettiest pink and embroidered with a royal crown, these are ideal for your little one to pack full with their favorite things. At just £24 they're an absolute steal.
The arrival of Royal baby Sussex reminds us to reflect on motherhood. While we're celebrating the duchess giving birth, it's always nice to think about how our own mothers celebrated our birth. If you're like me you probably often fail to fully appreciate the things that your super-mum has done for you. This beautiful and thoughtful candle, let's your multi-tasking, ass-kicking queen know just how much you mean to her.
Some of our most cherished memories with our kids are from the earliest years. Store all of your precious memories in one place with this cute memory box. The best part is when your little one is all grown up, you'll have so much fun together looking back over their earliest years.
Just when you thought things couldn't get any cuter 'My 1st Years' pull these charming little boots out of the bag. Made from natural rubber, they are soft, supple and flexible and are ideal for slashing in puddles and mucking about. Available in multiple colours, these wellies come with free personalisation so they'll never get mixed up again.
If you have a deco-diva in your life whos fond of a cocktail then look no further. This beautiful textured glass shaker is oozing with Gatsby inspired class and is just the ticket to instantly upgrade the style of any home bar. Did someone say espresso martini?
Everybody knows that you can't have a party without some music. Get the dance floor pumping with the latest release from Danish audio guru Kerafunk. With eye-catching Scandi aesthetics, full digital radio functionality and up to 10 hours of playback, this speaker is fit for a royal dance battle.
AVEENO® Baby believes that every newborn should be treated like royalty with baby skin and bath care designed specifically for delicate skin. The products are proven to keep even the most delicate skin soothed and hydrated.
The Johnson’s Cottontouch gift set is perfect for a little prince or princess arrival. The gift set comes in a handy zip up bag and comes with wipes and 2 large bathtime products.
So there you have it, seven highly adorable, thoughtful and affordable gifts that mark the wonderful birth of the new royal baby. Be sure to let us know in the comments whihc gift really caught your eye and also what you think the newborns name will be!