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Emily Platt
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25 Baby’s First Christmas Ornaments You Can Add to This Year’s Tree

Commemorate this extra-special holiday season with a festive, personalized keepsake.

You’ve already received the best gift of all: your baby! Now it’s time to celebrate your first Christmas together as a family. There are so many ways to make this holiday season extra-special, from getting baby a fancy first Christmas outfit for photos you’ll always cherish, to buying baby’s first Christmas ornament to honor them on your tree. For the latter, look no further than this shoppable inspiration. We’ve rounded up the cutest and most wonderfully personalized baby ornaments of 2019. No matter your style, there’s an option here that’ll fit right in with the rest of your decor.

Photo: Courtesy Darkhorse Gifts

Reindeer Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

This baby ornament features rustic flair, with a wood slice base and a fuzzy deer embellishment. Plus, you can get baby’s first Christmas ornament personalized with their name, the words “1st Christmas” and the year.

Buy it: Darkhorse Gifts Baby’s First Christmas Ornament in Deer, $20, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Tag You’re it Jewelry

Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Display all their birth stats on this personalized baby ornament. We like the bodysuit shape and the luxe velvet ribbon, which comes in either seasonal red or green.

Buy it: Tag You’re it Jewelry Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $31, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Susabella

Polar Bear Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

This classy polar bear baby ornament is made from wintery white clay. The engraving reads, “[baby’s name]’s first Christmas” as well as the year.

Buy it: Susabella Polar Bear Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $37, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Child to Cherish

Handprint Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Use this kit to turn baby’s handprint into a glittery keepsake for baby’s first Christmas ornament. It comes with all the tools you need, plus easy-to-follow instructions.

Buy it: Child to Cherish Holiday Glitter Handprint Ornament Kit, $17, Nordstrom.com

Photo: Courtesy Hallmark

Photo Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Looking for baby’s first Christmas photo ornament? This Hallmark one doesn’t disappoint. The frame is shaped like a wreath and comes accented with a year-stamped star pendant. Fill it with a favorite picture of your little elf.

Buy it: Hallmark Keepsake Ornament 2019 Year Dated My Very First Christmas Baby Photo Frame, $13, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy BLOCKS Etc.

Block Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Thanks to this block-shaped option, you can get baby’s first Christmas ornament personalized on all six sides. Get it engraved with a special message, baby’s first initial, a holiday image and more. Talk about a sweet keepsake.

Buy it: BLOCKS Etc. Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, starting from $32, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Shutterfly

Light Up Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Brighten up your tree with this fun baby ornament that boasts color-changing lights! Personalize it with their photo, their name and—you guessed it—the year.

Buy it: Shutterfly Classic First Christmas Light Up Ornament, $35, Shutterfly.com

Photo: Courtesy Regina Lynn Design

Tree Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Have this stylish metal Christmas tree hand-stamped with the year, baby’s name and their birth date for a festive memento.

Buy it: Regina Lynn Design Hand Stamped Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $40, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Mooseberry Design Co.

Fox Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Obsessed with woodland themes? Good news: Baby’s first Christmas ornament can fit right in. This ceramic decor piece is printed with their name and an absolutely adorable fox.

Buy it: Mooseberry Design Co. Personalized Woodland Fox and Snowflakes Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, starting from $20, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Wallace Wood Ornaments

Unique Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

This baby girl or baby boy first Christmas ornament is beautifully intricate. The personalizable, laser-cut nursery scene is sure to impress your holiday guests.

Buy it: Wallace Wood Ornaments Personalized Laser-Cut Hand-Painted Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $18, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Hallmark

Disney Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Diehard Disney fan? Celebrate the season (and your appreciation for Mickey Mouse) with this 2019 “baby’s first Christmas” ornament.

Buy it: Hallmark Christmas Ornaments 2019 Year Dated Disney Mickey Mouse Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $9, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Shutterfly

Glass Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Can’t choose just one baby photo? No problem—this pretty glass ornament displays three. It also comes in a few different shapes: a square, a circle and a hexagon.

Buy it: Shutterfly My First Christmas Glass Ornament, $25, Shutterfly.com

Photo: Courtesy J’s Custom Creations

Footprint Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

We’re sweet on this wooden baby ornament’s ribbon options. Order the bow in red or green satin, gold or silver metallic, your choice of plaid or red polka dots. How cute!

Buy it: J’s Custom Creations Engraved Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $14, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Rustic Garage

Snowflake Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

We can’t get enough of personalized wooden baby ornaments. This dreamy decoration has a gorgeous snowflake design and, of course, you can have it engraved.

Buy it: Rustic Garage Engraved Snowflake Wood Christmas Ornament, $28, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy The Silver Diva

Metal Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

We love the layered look of this pick for baby’s first Christmas ornament. Order the personalized metal discs with hammered edges for a little extra flair.

Buy it: The Silver Diva Custom 2019 Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, starting from $30, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Buzbi Co

DIY Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Here’s another great option for a baby handprint ornament. This craft kit doubles as a fun family activity as you prep for the holidays.

Buy it: Buzbi Co Baby Footprint Handprint Clay Ornament Kit, $17, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Christopher Radko

Santa Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Willing to splurge on baby’s first ornament? Try this artisanal, Santa Claus-shaped piece. It’s glass-blown, glittery and all-around fancy, which makes it a surefire heirloom.

Buy it: Christopher Radko It’s Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, $60, Nordstrom.com

Photo: Courtesy Lenox

Rattle Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Speaking of heirlooms, there’s nothing quite like getting baby’s first Christmas ornament from Lenox. This rattle is made from precious porcelain and is accented with ribbons, stars and hearts.

Buy it: Lenox 884546 2019 Baby’s 1st Christmas Rattle Ornament, $60, Amazon.com

Photo: Courtesy Desirae’s Kitchen

Shark Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Searching for a funny baby ornament? Pay tribute to the catchiest kids’ song ever with this “Baby Shark”-inspired decoration. The personalizable piece reads, “doo-doo-doo-doo-doo-doo,” in honor of the unforgettable tune.

Buy it: Desirae’s Kitchen Baby’s First Christmas Ornament with Shark, starting from $20, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Mooseberry Design Co

Rustic Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Get baby’s first Christmas ornament personalized with their name, the year and a painted, Christmas tree-carrying pickup truck. How’s that for a cute country design?

Buy it: Mooseberry Design Co Watercolor Truck with Tree Personalized Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, starting from $20, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Little Sprout Paperie

Elegant Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

This elegant baby Christmas ornament comes in a range of colors, but we’re partial toward the trendy iridescent options that sparkle like fresh snow.

Buy it: Little Sprout Paperie Custom Personalized Ball Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, starting from $20, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy The Pink Owl Designs

Modern Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Lucite designs are also totally on trend. This contemporary pick can be customized with all of baby’s birth stats.

Buy it: The Pink Owl Designs Personalized Baby Stats Baby’s First Christmas Ornament, starting from $21, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy Pottery Barn Kids

Frame Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

Leave it to Pottery Barn to sell these gorgeous baby’s first Christmas photo ornaments. Get yours with either a round or emerald frame.

Buy it: Pottery Barn Kids Baby’s First Christmas Pewter Frame Ornament, $20, PotteryBarnKids.com

Photo: Courtesy Ornaments in the Green

2019 Baby’s First Christmas Ornament

This playful baby girl first Christmas ornament is shaped like 2019 with a cutesy cartoon infant peering out from the “0.” FYI: The seller also makes a baby boy version in blue.

Buy it: Ornaments in the Green Born in 2019 Personalized Baby Girl First Christmas Ornament, $16, Etsy.com

Photo: Courtesy The Butterfly Press

Twin Babies’ First Christmas Ornament

Shopping for a dynamic duo? This adorable twin elephant Christmas ornament has room for both their names.

Buy it: The Butterfly Press Personalized Twins Christmas Ornament, starting from $20, Etsy.com

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Published October 2019

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