A kid’s first birthday is the happiest time for parents and loved ones. During this time and for all their milestone birthdays, parents ensure to capture all the memories that their kids can re-live once they are old enough. When it comes to giving them a memorable gift, nothing beats gold as it is not only a practical gift, but can also be customised to make it unique.
Buying gold jewellery for kids can be confusing as there are so many options to choose from – pendants and bracelets to collar pins. Selecting any one from among these as a first birthday gift for a baby boy or baby girl can be a tough task. Thus, to make your task easier, here’s a list of first-birthday baby gifts that you can order today!
1. Personalised Neckpiece
One of the most memorable first birthday gifts for a baby boy or baby girl, a personalised neckpiece is a dainty gold chain with a name bar in cursive writing or block letters. When it comes to gold jewellery for kids, personalised neckpieces are extremely popular as it is unique. What’s more, instead of adding your kids’ name, you can even choose initials or add some interesting motifs such as a crown or car to make it look more stylish.
2. Unicorn Lapel Pin
Lapels pins add a nice touch to both western as well as ethnic outfits. Unicorns symbolise good luck and happiness, making them an ideal gift to give on your kid’s first birthday. Bright and colourful unicorn lapel pins are also remarkable memorabilia that your kid will look upon fondly for years to come.
3. Butterfly Earrings
This precious little ornament would look angelically cute on a little girl’s tiny ears. With radiant colours and classic design, these butterfly earrings would instantly become their favourite while making them feel beautiful. You can even customise it to include the colour of your choice.
Further reading: Best Earrings For Babies and Toddlers
4. Engraved Bracelet
There are ample first birthday bracelet designs for kids that you can choose from. Gold bracelets are a popular gift item for both boys and girls as they are easy to wear and remove. They are also lightweight yet durable. Among the bracelet designs for kids, the engraved bracelet is a top choice as they look luxurious. You can engrave your baby’s name and also add some fun elements to make it look more intimate.
5. Transport-theme Kurta Buttons
To add a dazzling touch to your kid’s traditional outfits, kurta buttons are the ideal choice. These transport-theme kurta buttons come with a quirky twist of cars, boats, planes, and trains attached to them. These buttons are also quite versatile as they can be easily paired with other gold ornaments such as matching bracelets or even pendants.
6. Unicorn Kada
Kada also known as bracelets have a contemporary and refined look to them. When a unicorn is added to these gold bracelets they make a wonderful combination that will delight your kids. These unique kada’s are a great way of adding a modern touch to a traditional ornament.
7. Nazariya Bracelets
Crafted with 18kt gold, Nazaraiya bracelets are another popular piece of jewellery for babies first birthday. Traditionally, a piece of black thread was tied to the newborn baby’s wrist. But, over time nazariya bracelet in gold and silver started trending as it was more durable and long-lasting. To make it one-of-a-kind, nazariya bracelets can also be customised in different colours & designs and with & without the black beads.
Further reading: Gold Gifting Ideas for a Newborn Baby
8. Zoo-themed Collar Pin
Kids love animals; from lions to elephants to monkeys they simply adore them. A colourful zoo-themed collar pin is bound to light up their face and make them happy. The best part, with customised gold jewellery for kids, you can choose the enamel colour of the animal!
9. Queen Earrings
Is your baby girl the princess of your home and heart? If yes, then these queen’s earrings are the best birthday gift for your baby girl. These small gold crown-shaped earrings are ideal for daily wear. They come with a secure locking mechanism that ensures they won’t fall off easily. Moreover, with American diamonds to top it off, these queen earrings are an exquisite choice for your precious darling.
10. Sun-moon-themed Brooch
With a shining sun and shimmering crescent-shaped moon alongside a sparkling star, this sun-moon-themed brooch is a glorious first-year birthday gift for a baby boy or girl. It represents the immense love that parents have for their children and is a fantastic heirloom that can be passed down through generations. Check out this beautiful brooch here, and for more inspiration on different lapel pins and brooches, read this in-depth blog now!
11. Flower Loop Earrings
If you are searching for a perfect birthday gift for a baby girl, then you can’t go wrong with these flower loop earrings. Classy doesn’t even begin to describe these lovely gold ornaments that will be loved by little girls. These earrings can be customised in any colour of your choice. These earrings are available in both gold as well as silver. If you are unsure which is the best metal for kids jewellery, then you can read our comprehensive guide on what kind of earrings are best for kids.
While there are a lot of options when it comes to choosing a gift for your newborn’s first birthday, you need to pick the right jewellery that is not only memorable but also a great investment for the future. Infants are delicate and have sensitive skin, so parents must choose safe metal when purchasing jewellery. Most jewellery these days can be tailored as per your preference and choice, so you can be assured of the most unique items for your little bundle of joy. Thus, make the most of this list of the best gifts for baby girl/baby boys’ first birthday, and buy a gift right away!