Whether you’re stocking up for your own little one, or hunting down a treat for a mum-to-be, here is Positive Luxury’s guide to the must-haves in guilt-free gifts for mother and baby, including Mumma & Baby Award Winners 2016 Weleda & Seascape
Danish brand Hevea make 100% natural rubber baby products, like this award-winning Star bottle, free from the plastics and industrial chemicals commonly used in high-street pacifiers and feeders. Natural rubber is infinitely better for baby and environment, so you can rest peacefully knowing that you are creating a world of good, near and far!
Hailing from the island of Jersey, Seascape’s ‘Les Petits’ range of baby bubble baths are gently fragranced with natural oils created especially for babies and children. Lavender, chamomile and Jersey honey all feature, locally sourced in Jersey.
Bodas’ maternity and nursing bras are designed to be as pretty as they are functional. From their carefully sourced, silky-soft cotton to their work backing the mothers2mothers charity to help end paediatric AIDS, Bodas is a baby-and-mama-loving brand.
UK-based Penrose makes luxe bedding using Vegetarian Society-approved alpaca and wool. This cot mattress topper is naturally hypoallergenic and is handmade in Nottinghamshire.
Weleda uses what it dubs “organic calendula sunshine” as the magic ingredient in its range of baby lotions and creams. Calendula is a wonder ingredient, a natural anti-inflammatory, blended with chamomile, sweet almond and sesame oil in the baby range to reduce redness and gently care for the softest of skins.
Made by the same English mill who made Prince George’s baby shawl, Plum of London’s exquisite lace christening shawl uses the very finest one-ply Royal Alpaca. Given the numerous qualities alpaca yarn possesses, including the hygienic benefits, it is a fabulous fabric to have around babies. This shawl would be an amazing gift and one that can be passed down through the generations: a true family heirloom.