Whether it’s the baby’s Mom and Dad, or Maasi, Mama, Chachi, Chachu, Dada-Dadi, or Nana-Nani, everybody wants to give the little member of the family something special on their birthdays. Showering babies with precious and auspicious gifts is not uncommon in India. But, hold on, there’s a whole other range of birthday gifts for babies that’ll simply blow your mind.
People who have loads of money do not mind going overboard with the extravaganza, when it comes to eccentric gift choices for their babies. Enough said, let’s walk you through our list of outrageous birthday gifts. Perhaps, you might like a few ideas for your little one, who knows! J
So, shall we?
Baby Diamond Bathtub
With a sparkly exterior, this tub serves the basic purpose as any other bath tub. Except that, this tub sparkles, thanks to the countless Swarovski diamonds that adorn it. Yes, a bath tub with diamonds. That’s what Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s baby, Blue Ivy received on her first birthday from her aunt, Kelly Rowland. The cost of the tub is around $5,200, which comes about to be Rs. 3.5 Lacs.
The diamond-studded bath tub is one of the many gifts that this little star received on her birthday. The famous musical couple had spent $200,000 on Blue Ivy’s first birthday. Among her many presents is a $21,000 crib, a $15,500 Swarovski crystal lined high chair, and a Diamond encrusted pram worth $50,000.
Babies spend most of their time sucking their pacifiers. And what if the pacifier has diamonds all around it? Sounds absurd? Well, a diamond-encrusted pacifier is one of the latest trends in celebrity baby gifts. Made for celebrities including Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, they make for a great remembrance of a childhood that so many of us could only dream of. They are worth $17,000, that is, Rs. 11 Lacs.
Diamond Encrusted Spoon
A rich baby is said to be born with a silver spoon. But who needs a silver spoon when you could have your own diamond spoon! Have you ever thought of buying a diamond encrusted spoon for your baby? If not, let us tell you that it has become quite a fad. They would cost you around $1,000, that is, Rs. 65,000.
Diamond-Studded Toilet Seat
If you have a kid who refuses to sit on the potty, a Swarovski crystal-studded toilet seat might just do the trick. Called, My Carry Potty, and priced at $1136, this potty is designed with a bright pink colour perfect to attract a little one’s attention. It can bear weight up to 9 kgs.
A fully-functional Playhouse
If you think a playhouse is not meant for staying, think again. This playhouse is as good as any house having 2 floors complete with running water supply and electricity. Suri Cruise, daughter of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes received this Rs. 14 Lacs worth play house as a Christmas present.
Diamond Studded Diaper pins
On the occasion of Mariah Carey and Nick Canon’s twins, they bought diamond-studded diaper pins for their daughters. Reportedly, they have also opened nurseries for their twins. The nurseries have majestic carriage cribs which are rumoured to cost around $20,000 each.
Golden Baby Rattles
Plastic rattles are a thing of the past. Now, you could give your kid rattles made of gold or silver. Whether it is a baby shower or a birthday gift, rattles made from 18k gold or German Silver would be a great idea to add some glamour to a child’s otherwise boring life.
A gold rocking horse
Yes, you heard it right. A gold horse instead of the traditional wooden horse, because why not! The gold horse also works as a fantastic keepsake item in the house décor, once the kid grows up. As it’s made from gold instead of wood, it’s an eco-friendly gift option, perfect for people who care for our environment.
The cost of one of these horses is around $1.28 million. Well yes, you got to be rich to be able to give one of these as a gift!
Here we are, at the end of this amazing post that took you through some unique and outrageous birthday gift options. Liked any idea or have a unique idea of your own? Why don’t you let us know your thoughts in the comments section so we could have some fun around this!