There are many things that you can give as gifts to a family that expects a baby. Baby music boxes have always been among the favorite gifts. Child music box can nicely complement the decor of the nursery and has a practical purpose too - babies love music.
It is important that the new child music box matches the decor of the room. So ask parents what colors they plan to use for the nursery. If the new box matches in style and color, it will be a great addition to the nursery design.
Most baby music boxes are not intended as toys. They are decorative items for the nursery. When they grow, children shouldn't really be allowed to play with their music boxes, because a music box is a delicate and easily breakable mechanism. A music box can help you calm your baby and put him or her to sleep. It also can amuse the child when it's awake, as babies really enjoy listening to music and watching the little spinning figures move.
Variety of Baby Music Boxes
You can find many different types of baby music boxes. Angel music boxes for children are very popular. They are usually handcrafted and hand painted, which makes these boxes real work of art.
Another popular option is getting a music box with cartoon characters. For example Charlie Brown Peanuts characters are always a theme for children’s gifts. Baby music boxes are definitely no exception.
Some of these kids’ music boxes are reasonably simple and inexpensive. Others are very elaborate. Take Lenox baby Snoopy Keepsake music box, for example. It is made of best quality hand painted fine china and accented with real gold. It includes a baby Snoopy sitting on a stack of building blocks. The tune it plays is very beautiful - “Lullaby” by Brahms.
Another option that will make a perfect gift for a baby girl is a baby music jewelry box. The idea is that the box just plays music while the girl is very young, but as she gets older, she can use it to store jewelry. Some of these boxes have very interesting designs.
Some baby music boxes are designed to commemorate important times in the baby’s development. For example as a baby just started to walk, you can give the parents a Lunt Baby Music Shoe Box. It is decorated with a silver shoe and a beautiful bow.
A baby music box is always a perfect choice of gift to a growing family. Think of getting your box in advance, this will give you a chance to order one through a catalogue. Another option is buying a music box online. There are many websites that feature baby gifts online, including great selection of beautiful baby music boxes.
Find more ideas about baby music boxes at Music Box Planet. We provide buying tips for all types of music boxes.