Manhattan Toy Blog

Shower Them With Gifts

It's spring! That means so many things will soon be in bloom, but before the flowers, let's talk about the showers.  Baby showers, that is! For all of you out there with an invitation stuck to the fridge for that baby shower just around the corner, we've got great themed gift ideas for the mom-to-be in your life.

Woodland Theme

Woodland creatures are certainly a popular theme we see for nursery decor. So if you've got a nature loving friend expecting a little one this year, add some adorable forest friends to your baby shower gift. From elementary reading skills, to self soothing, these great gifts will support baby's development for months to come.

Pictured left to right: Forest Friends Fox / Animal Sounds Book / Musical Shapes Clacker / Petit Botaniste Gift Set

Woodland Theme

Safari Theme

Elephants, monkeys and tigers oh my! Give them something that both mama and baby will enjoy. Safari characters continue to be a favorite among expecting parents.  From playful prints to fuzzy stuffed animals, find the perfect sensory toys that double as room decor. Plus, the high-contrast patterns stimulate baby's vision! Visit our Wimmer-Ferguson collection to find out more about the benefits of black and white / high-contrast toys.

Pictured left to right: Wimmer-Ferguson Crinkle Monkey / Baby Zoo Book / Wimmer - Ferguson Mind Cubes/ Musical Shapes Maraca / Petit Pomme Astor Elephant / Wimmer-Ferguson Loopsy

Safari Theme

Under The Sea Theme

Under the sea creatures aren't just popular near the coast.  Of course you will find narwhals, as they are are the new unicorns of the sea! Plus, we've got loads of colorful toys, books and creatures great for at home and on the go.

Pictured left to right: Azalea Mermaid / Under The Sea Fish / Under the Sea Narwhal / Musical Shapes Washboard / A Mermaid's ABC Book / Under The Sea Azure Photo Book / Under The Sea Jueneau Jellyfish

Under The Sea Theme