Best Places For Baby Shower Gifts In Washington DC

July 5, 2013 8:00 AM

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

The expectation of a newborn is a universally exciting and happy experience. However, mothers, fathers and families-to-be are each unique in their own way, and their baby shower gifts should reflect a sense of their individual personality. A good baby shower gift is thoughtful, special and says something about the soon-to-be mom or dad. As more families settle down in the greater DC area, more and more baby boutiques have become available in and around the city. These baby boutiques feature unique baby shower gifts with distinct personality, so you can rest assured your gift is anything but generic.

Dawn Price Baby
325 7th St. S.E.
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 543-2920

From nighttime storybooks to high-tech strollers, Dawn Price Baby is stocked with the hottest baby shower gifts in the city. Whether your parent-to-be is all about the baby gear or the baby fashion, this baby brick-and-mortar and online store has it all. Dawn Price Baby offers  mega name brand, boutique brand and everything in between for all types of baby products. Featuring a section devoted to future baby politicians, Dawn Price Baby’s adorable baby shower gifts have a distinct Washington personality.

5330 Western Ave., Suite F
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
(301) 664-6407

Giggle is a charming store packed with creative baby shower gift ideas. Featuring unique clothes and plush toys available only at Giggle, these baby shower gifts are of a special variety incomparable to the large department stores. These festive boutique baby products are totally unique. With adorable patterns in paisley, gingham and polka-dots, Giggle’s baby clothing line will make any posh parent-to-be happy.

Kinder Haus Toys
1220 N. Fillmore St.
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 527-5929

Kinder Haus Toys is a fun and creative children’s toy store. The philosophy at Kinder Haus is to enrich childhood development through playtime and fun-filled educational events. Let your expectant parent know about the creative learning atmosphere of Kinder Haus Toys so they can bring their future toddler to explore. Kinder Haus is the right store to find baby shower gifts for parents looking for early learning opportunities for their children.

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Monkey’s Uncle
323 7th St. S.E.
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 543-6471

At Monkey’s Uncle, babies, children, moms and dads unite in the movement to save the environment. Featuring gently used and brand new recycled baby clothes and toys, this baby boutique is all about affordability and responsibility. As a consignment shop, the stock at Monkey’s Uncle is always changing, offering plenty of variety. Monkey’s Uncle is the ideal baby shower gift store for the environmentally conscious parent-to-be.

Wake Up Little Suzie
3409 Connecticut Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 244-0700

Wake Up Little Suzie is a delightful little boutique in Cleveland Park. The store is supplied with everything from beautiful jewelry to quirky home decor to unique children’s toys. You won’t be completely surrounded by baby products in this store, but you will find unique little treasures perfect for expectant parents, babies and children. Wake Up Little Suzie is the perfect place to find that one-of-a-kind surprise gift for the unconventional parent-to-be.

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Kayleigh Bryant is a D.C. native, traveler, foodie, artist and frequent museum visitor. Her lifelong fascination with art has moved her to explore the themes, techniques and media artists have employed to express their ideas. Kayleigh has earned a Master of Arts degree in Museum Studies and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History. Her work can be found on

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