Royal babies are born into stardom, and like all true stars they have no shortage of toys, clothes and other stylish goodies. With only a few weeks to go until the expected arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s second child, we take a look at some of the royal baby gear that might fill the royal nursery:
Abbeville Storage Bench – White with Sorbet Spot Cushion
With so many wonderful goodies, your going to need somewhere to store them all. The Abbeville Storage Bench from the Great Little Trading Company offers a stylish way to hide your clutter whilst also doubling up as a seat. The seat cushions are also available with Rainbow Star, Navy Star or Pink Star cushions.
T: 0844 848 6000
“Crown and Coronets” Wallpaper
Royal babies have royal mums. This hugely popular Crowns and Coronets design by Graham & Brown is perfect for any princess pad – leave blank or customise your walls with colour, feathers or add a little sparkle by using self adhesive jewels to bring your wallpaper to life
£20.00 per roll
Little Ben Children’s Wall Clock Stickers
Bring a little bit of the big city to your child’s bedroom with these amazing wall clock stickers. Each of these Little Ben large wall stickers feature a ‘teach-the-time’ clock, with ‘silent sweep’ Quartz movement – and there’s no drilling required!
Shown in Orange, Pink & Blue. Battery included
T: 01825 724160
Aden & Anais Jungle Jam Muslin Swaddles
These 100% cotton multi-use muslin swaddles have a light and open weave which helps to prevent babies from overheating. Each pack of these Aden & Anais Jungle Jam Muslin Swaddles contains two 47” x 47” wraps and a handy guide on how to swaddle your baby. Also available in Prince Charming and Princess Posie for a royal twist.
T: 01825 724160
These uber-cute children’s smocks are based on a traditional design, but are made with modern day living. Available in ages 1-2 , 2-4, and 4-6.
Blade & Rose HRH Leggings
We love Blade and Rose for their funky and high quality baby clothing and accessories. Designed by a mum who took her inspiration from her little girl, these legging combine beautiful design, soft yarn and the ultimate in comfort. What more could a royal baby ask for?
Guess How Much I Love You – Lullaby Hare
This charming toy features both Big and Little Nutbrown Hare from the popluar children’s series. When the key is turned the toy plays a soothing lullaby. A timeless and lovable nursury classic. Suitable from birth.
Papucci BamBam Luxury Hotel Bathroom Set
Made by Dutch brand BamBam, the set features a soft white cotton towelling bathrobe and a pair of sweet hotel-style slippers. The bathrobe is embroidered ‘BamBam babies’ on one side and the slippers are embroidered with a silver crown. The other side of the bathrobe can be personalised with your choice of name and motif. Available in sizes newborn – 4 months.
The life of a royal is anything but boring. Encourage your little one to start their own adventure with this handmade cushion. Not Before Tea is a British children’s brand, based around the Adventures of Sherb and Pip story books, written by 10 year old Henry Patterson.
Featuring beautiful illustrations by artist Becky Down, this cushion would suit any regal bed or cosy chair. Proudly printed & made in England.
The Regal Raggy-Tag
Perhaps one of the most regal taggy blanket on the market, this luxurious creation from the original Raggy-Tag company is made using Duchess Royale Silk and soft Paisley Velbo. It comes with a soft Paisley Velboa lavender pillow that can be used to keep clothes smelling fresh, and later as a soothing sleep aid.
White Louvered Shutters
You only have to look at the beautiful plantation shutters to know they are of the finest quality. Designed with style and simplicity in mind, Shutterly Fabulous can make and fit shutters to any type of window or door type – ideal for even the most awkward of shapes. Prices start at £290 m² for standard colours and custom finishes are priced at £320 m² as pictured here (both including at home consultation and installation).
From £290 m²
TotsBots Royal Wave Nappy
There was great excitement at TotsBots HQ as the Kings of cloth unveiled this limited edition print to mark of arrival of our second little majesty. The Royal Wave will go on sale on the TotsBots website on the day of the birth, but you will have to be quick. Considering the Royal Flush sold out in less than a day, cloth fans will want to ensure they don’t miss out!
Made with Love embroidered gift set
This sweet embroidered gift set would be a perfect first gift for a little Royal. Made in 100% cotton, the footless baby grow has a soft fleece Union Jack heart motif, with matching soft leather shoes to allow feet to breathe and grow naturally. Handmade in Wales with environmentally friendly non-toxic dyes. Available in size 0 – 6 months.
Very British Baby Essential English Babycare
The Very British Baby range offers a special combination of nostalgia and tradition mixed with signature blends formulated to be safe and gentle on baby’s skin. Paraben free and with a no-tears formula, these babycare products are made exclusively in the UK.
The Royal Crystal Cuddledry
This limited edition Cuddledry apron towel with diamante embellishment was inspired by the Royal baby. Made with supersoft bamboo fibre and pure cotton, its clever design takes all the stress of out of handling a slippy baby straight from the tub. Perfect for any little prince or princess.
Tiddley Pom Organic Baby Massage Experience
This unique gift set gives new parents everything they need to enjoy baby massage and care for baby’s skin. The set includes four different babycare products as well as an instructional baby massage DVD and booklet that give a step by step guide to baby massage.
Paul Frank Babygrow
Fabric Flavours is one company that knows how to make fun and funky baby clothes. This striped Paul Frank babygrow in regal red would brighten up even the stalest stately home. The soft cotton all-in-one features dark blue trim and an appliqué of Julius the Monkey with flexible ears. There are further Julius prints on the soles of each foot and the PF initials are appliquéd with satin stitch on the back. Available in sizes 0-18 months.
Miffy and the Royal Baby
Discover what makes the best gift for a royal baby with this charming Miffy lift-the-flap book! With sturdy board pages and rounded corners, this book is ideal for little ones who are celebrating the royal arrival. Available from all good book shops.
George Brogue Shoes
Wow! These classic brogue lace up shoes would make any little boy look like a debonair prince. Each pair of shoes are handcrafted in London from high quality, soft and supple leather that is designed to be gentle on tiny feet.
The shoes are presented in a handcrafted wooden shoe box is lined with beautiful fabric, so once they have been worn they can be safely placed inside as a keepsake. Available in sizes 3 months – 4 year.
Hibou Home Portraits Wallpaper
Inspired by traditional ancestral family portraits, this wallpaper design from Hibou Home features delightful portraits of animal characters framed in olive leaf wreaths. Chic yet unique, we can just imagine this paper on the walls of a royal baby’s bedroom.
£70.00 per roll
T: 01580 243188
Hibou Home Handmade Cushions
Hibou Home produce contemporary fabrics that are sophisticated enough to suit both children and adults. Luckily their beautiful fabrics are now available as handmade cushions that would be equally at home in a nursery, playroom or grown-up living space. Available in Enchanted Wood, Cactus Cowboy and Gymkhana designs.
T: 01580 243188
Royal Baby Mug
A fine bone china Royal Baby Mug would make a beautiful momento of the royal occasion. Lovingly designed by UK Designer Milly Green and hand decorated in the UK, the mug features a little boy ‘Prince George’ holding the new royal pram, a teddy bear, 2015, and – of course – a corgi.
Trafalgar Square Lion Soft Toy
This cuddly lion was inspired by the lion statues that guard the base of Nelson’s Column in London’s Trafalgar Square, located just outside of the gallery. Designed exclusively for the National Gallery by renowned toy makers, JellyCat, it is made of thefinest material and would make a wonderful companion for the little Royals. Recommended for children aged over 36 months.