Are you in search of a perfect gift for the pregnant woman in your life? Well, you've come to the right place! We've scoured the internet to bring you a list of funny and upbeat gift ideas that are sure to bring a smile to her face. From practical to whimsical, there's something here for every mom-to-be.

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1. Grip socks to help keep mom's feet comfortable, cozy and slip-free while on her feet at home and during labor 

Labor and delivery can be a stressful and uncomfortable experience, but a good pair of socks can make it a bit more bearable. Dr. Socko's new pregnant mom sock collection is the perfect gift for moms who appreciate the dark humor of labor. With grip socks that say "fck i'm pregnant", "boy mom", and "girl mom", these socks will bring a smile to any mom-to-be's face. You can find the new pregnant mom sock collection on Dr. Socko's website.

Grip socks for pregnant moms
Grip socks for pregnant moms​​

2. Maternity Pillow

Getting a good night's sleep is essential during pregnancy, but it can be difficult with a growing belly. That's where a maternity pillow comes in. A good maternity pillow can help support the belly, back, and hips, and make sleeping a bit more comfortable. Plus, it can be used for breastfeeding after the baby is born. You can find maternity pillows at most baby stores, or online on Amazon.

Pregnant woman in maternity pillow
M​​aternity pillow from Amazon

3. Stretch Mark Cream

While stretch marks are a normal part of pregnancy, they can still be a source of insecurity for some women. Help the mom-to-be feel confident in her skin with a stretch mark cream. There are several creams available that are specifically designed for pregnant women, like the Mustela Stretch Mark Prevention Cream. This cream helps prevent the appearance of stretch marks and nourishes the skin. You can find it on Mustela's website or at most baby stores.

Stretch Mark Cream for Pregnant Moms
Stretch Mark Cream Set from Amazon​​

4. Maternity Wear

Gone are the days of shapeless, unflattering maternity clothes. Today's maternity wear is stylish, comfortable, and even sexy! Help the mom-to-be feel good about herself and her growing body with a trendy piece of maternity wear. You can find cute maternity clothes at most department stores, or online on websites like ASOS or Motherhood Maternity.

Pregnant woman wearing maternity tights
Comfortable maternity wear tights from Amazon​​

5. Personalized Jewelry 

A personalized piece of jewelry is a thoughtful and sentimental gift that the mom-to-be will cherish forever. You can choose a necklace or bracelet with her name, the baby's name, or their initials. Or, you can opt for something more unique, like a piece of jewelry with the baby's birthstone. There are several online retailers that specialize in personalized jewelry, like Etsy or Zales.

Personalized Jewelry from Mom with Letter Engraving
Bracelet from Amazon​​

6. Spa Day 

Pregnancy can be stressful, so why not treat the mom-to-be to a relaxing spa day? Many spas offer special pregnancy packages, which include services like prenatal massages, facials, and pedicures. It's the perfect way for the mom-to-be to unwind and de-stress before the baby arrives. You can find pregnancy spa packages at most spas, or online on websites like SpaFinder.

7. Personalized Water Bottle

Staying hydrated is important during pregnancy, but it can be easy to forget to drink enough water. Help the mom-to-be stay on top of her hydration with a personalized water bottle. You can choose a bottle with her name or a cute pregnancy-related phrase. There are several online retailers that specialize in personalized water bottles, like Zazzle or Etsy.

Water bottle from Amazon​​

8. Pregnancy Announcement Shirt

Announcing a pregnancy is a special moment, and a pregnancy announcement shirt is the perfect way to do it. There are several cute and funny pregnancy announcement shirts available, like the "Eating for Two" or "We're Expecting" designs. You can find pregnancy announcement shirts at most baby stores or online on websites like Etsy or Amazon.

Shirt for pregnant moms from Etsy​​

10. Maternity Photo Shoot

A maternity photo shoot is a wonderful way for the mom-to-be to document this special time in her life. Look for a photographer who specializes in maternity photography. You can often find them online or through word of mouth. The mom-to-be will love having these beautiful photos to look back on in years to come.

11. Pregnancy Journal

Next on our list is a pregnancy journal. This is a great gift for a mom-to-be who loves to document everything. A pregnancy journal is a place where she can write down her thoughts, feelings, and experiences throughout her pregnancy. It's also a wonderful keepsake that she can look back on in years to come. You can find a variety of pregnancy journals on Amazon or at your local bookstore.

Bump journal from Amazon​​

12. Eye Mask 

A good night's sleep can be hard to come by when you're pregnant, and sometimes a little extra help is needed. A comfortable and stylish eye mask can be the perfect gift for a pregnant woman who's struggling with sleep. Eye masks not only block out light, but they can also help reduce puffiness and dark circles around the eyes. Plus, with so many cute designs and colors to choose from, you can find one that perfectly matches your pregnant loved one's style. And don't forget to pack it in the hospital bag! The eye mask can also be useful during labor when trying to stay rested between contractions. 

Funny "Leave Me Alone" Eye Mask from Amazon​​

13. Candles

Candles can be a great gift for any occasion, but they can be especially helpful during pregnancy. The calming and relaxing scent of a candle can help reduce stress and promote better sleep. Plus, with so many different scents to choose from, you're sure to find one that suits the pregnant woman's taste. Candles can also be used during labor to create a calming and soothing environment in the delivery room. Just make sure to check with the hospital beforehand to ensure that candles are allowed. You can find a wide variety of candles at stores like Bath & Body Works or on online stores like Etsy.

14. Baby Bump Headphones

Baby Bump Headphones are a great way to bond with the baby during pregnancy. These headphones are specifically designed to safely play music, sounds, and voices to the baby in the womb. They're made to be worn around the belly and are compatible with any standard music player. They're not only a great way to introduce music and sound to the baby, but they also allow the pregnant woman to relax and bond with the baby during those early months. These headphones make for a great gift for a mom-to-be who loves music and wants to share it with her unborn child. 

Headphones from Amazon for Pregnant Mom​​

15. Nursing Pillow 

Breastfeeding can be a bit of a learning curve, but a good nursing pillow can make it a lot easier. A nursing pillow helps support the baby's head and neck, and can make the mom-to-be more comfortable during feedings. Plus, it can be used as a regular pillow or for tummy time with the baby. You can find nursing pillows at most baby stores, or online on Amazon.

While this list is a great place to start, it's always best to ask your pregnant wife directly what she needs or wants. Every woman is different, and what works for one may not work for another. You can start by having an open and honest conversation with her about her pregnancy, how she's feeling, and what would make her feel more comfortable. She may have specific needs or preferences that you may not have thought of. Ultimately, your wife knows best what will make her feel happy and supported during this special time, and the best gift you can give her is your understanding, love, and support.

The Best Socks for Pregnant Moms in Labor

Our mission is to provide laughter and joy to people going through tough times. It's especially needed in a hospital. Often, patients receive hospital gifts like flowers, teddy bears or cards. We have heard several requests for changes in the traditional hospital grip sock, like making it fitted, removing the toe seam, creating better designs, and adding hospital sock colors. We've launched our own take on hospital grip socks based on this feedback and hope you love it as much as the traditional ones! Our hospital grip socks are for those who need a smile, in and out of the ER in any slippery situation.

Check out the different hospital sock colors we offer in our collection.

Hospital grip sock collection for new moms and pregnant moms while in labor to keep them warm and comfy
February 19, 2023