If you want to treat your little one to something special that’s reasonably priced, or perhaps need a baby shower or birthday gift idea – the mums at Galt HQ have picked their favourite top 10 Galt baby and toddler presents for under ten pounds to give you a helping hand…

Pop-Up Toy (£7.99)

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This amusing wooden toy is both fun and great for developmental activity. The four colourful figures which bob up and down on concealed springs are designed to encourage hand/eye coordination and introduce colour awareness.

Bird Bath Toys (£9.99)

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Attractive to both adults and children, the Ambi Bird is a very simple and smooth shape for small hands to grasp with a comforting and tactile quality. Based on Eskimo bone carvings in the British Museum, the bath toy contains an internal ballast to help keep it perfectly upright as it bobs about in the bath.

Ted and Tess Pram String (£9.99)

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These five lovely colourful teddies, on elastic that clip onto a pram or car seat, will encourage a baby’s eyes to focus as the teddies swing their legs with the movement of the pram.

Peep-o Puppet – Lion (£7.99)

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Have a fun game of peep-o with this soft colourful puppet. Move the soft pole up and down and the cute lion will appear then disappear to delight a young child.

Teether Soft Book – Farm (£5.99)

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There is plenty of fun packed into this Farm Teether Soft Book. The colourful fabric book with a squeaky cow’s head and a textured teether, has a feature or activity to discover on each of the eight pages and lots of crinkle material for little hands to explore.

Baby Puzzle – Jungle (£5.99)

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When buying a gift for a child, you can’t go wrong with a puzzle. These simple colourful jungle animal puzzles will encourage early matching skills and manual dexterity, perfect for young children.

Chirpy (£5.99)

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We love this cleverly designed toy! Blow into the toy to make the whistle sound then fill the body with water and the whistle changes to the chirping of a bird, perfect for bath time fun.

Large Soft Book – Farm Faces (£7.99)

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Soft books are great fun for little ones. Children will learn to assign noises, recognise colours, images and shapes. This delightful soft cloth book is filled with crinkle material which is so appealing to babies, and machine washable which is appealing to parents.

Baby Mirror (£5.99)

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This flower-shaped plastic mirror is perfect for little hands to hold, as a baby discovers their reflection and begins to learn about who they are.

Ted Triple Teether (£4.99)

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This brightly coloured bear with rattle will appeal to babies. The three layers are all different textures for different ‘biting requirements’ up to toddler age!

If you have any favourite gifts for babies and toddlers, we’d love to hear about them in the comments!

Posted in Childhood Development, Playtime & Toys