“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning.”
Are you looking for beautiful toys that will inspire and stimulate learning for your little one? If so, you have come to the right place! The toys on this list are made mostly of wood, and will surely ignite a love of learning in your baby’s life. This toy gift guide for babies includes toys for birth through 24 months of age. If you are looking for a toy gift guide for toddlers (2 to 4 years old) click here!
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1. Star Teether
This star teether is one of the cutest teethers I have ever seen! I absolutely love the star shape and how they also included beads that have pops of colors.
This puppy pull toy will surely become “baby’s best friend” as your little one pulls it around the house during his or her adventures.
These stacking and nesting cups are a two in one toy! Your baby can either stack them up in a tower to knock down, or nest them together in size order. This is such an excellent developmental toy for babies!
I absolutely love this piano and I’m sure your baby will love it too! The keys are flush with the wood but when touched they will play. I love how this piano is part of a collection of other instruments that also includes drums, a xylophone, and a ukulele.
5. Baby Beads
Your baby will enjoy grasping and manipulating these beautiful wooden baby beads in his or her hands!
This is a perfect first puzzle for your baby! It not only includes animals as puzzle pieces but it also includes different textures on each animal and it features a mirror in the center for baby to gaze into!
The pound bench and xylophone is a two-in-one toy for your little one to enjoy. The xylophone is also removable which adds to versatility of this toy!
Your baby will love this musical penguin toy and the gentle sounds that it makes while it rocks back and forth.
This is a beautiful set of heirloom wooden blocks. This set features uppercase letters, lowercase letters, and numbers and will surely be a favorite toy in your household.
When your baby begins learning how to walk this adorable wooden alligator push toy can be there to help support your baby while mastering this developmental milestone.
11. Ride On Bike
Your little one will love scooting around on this beautiful ride on bike! It is constructed of wood and it is simply adorable.
Your baby will have a ball playing with this activity play cube! This play cube offers five sides of fun for your baby to explore and the colors are cheerful and inviting.
I hope that you found this toy gift guide for babies helpful and that you discovered something new that your baby will love. Let me know in the comments section below what your favorite item from this list is! Also, check out my other post which includes a toy gift guide for toddlers (2 to 4 years old) here!
Thanks for reading!