Buyers guide: baby keepsakes

Those crocheted baby sneakers and the embroidered family tree from issue 31 of Mollie Makes have us gooey over baby keepsakes

A new baby is worthy of shopping of the sweetest kind. These baby keepsakes will be treasured forever, and all come stork approved.

[Clockwise from top left] 1. Silver plate a first pair of shoes or wellies for a permanent reminder of tiny feet (but without the muddy footprints), Wrightson & Platt 2. A sterling silver bracelet is a classic choice; this one is personalised with French handwriting, Merci Maman 3. Wedgwood’s Peter Rabbit collection has been in production since 1949, making it a true classic

4. Have those first clothes made into a beautiful quilt to be treasured forever, by LoveKeepCreate 5. Forever blowing bubbles… A life of fun and laughter awaits the lucky baby given this silver bubble blower, Tiffany & Co

6. Keep track of all those milestones with this charming baby journal, John Lewis 7. Store everything from hospital bracelets to tooth fairy spoils in this beautiful personalised wooden keepsake box, by Sophia Victoria Joy

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