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    The definitive age-by-age guide to toys!

    September 18, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    Children love to receive toys as a gift, making giving them even more satisfying. But it can be difficult to know which toys are best to buy which age, especially if the little one isn’t your own. Children go through different developmental stages as they grow up, meaning different toys will stimulate their brains and be fun for them. If you’re struggling to find that perfect toy look no further than our definitive age-by-age guide …

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    Perfect Prints for Back To School

    August 31, 2017Fashion, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Uncategorised

    Whether you’re looking for a new bag for back to school, somewhere to store nursery essentials or a backpack for sleepovers, our collection of printed and personalised rucksacks are the perfect choice. Our selection of prints will match every tiny tot’s individual personality, from little animal lovers to car enthusiasts. Don’t forget all of our beautiful backpacks can be personalised with your choice of name or initials, at no added cost.

    Learn more about our prints and choose …

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    Personalised Back To School Essentials With My 1st Years

    August 24, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Mum Life, Uncategorised

    Just when you thought you couldn’t handle their cries of boredom anymore, they’re off again! As quick as it came, summer is now nearly over, which means one thing… little ones will be starting the new school year very soon! As well as an emotional and exciting time, research has shown that the fresh school start can be confusing for parents, with many unsure what their children need for a smooth start. To help, we’ve put …

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    The perfect Gifts for a First Birthday

    June 23, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    First birthdays are difficult to buy for, you’re inundated with comments about how your child will only be interested in gift wrap and how they won’t remember it, yet it’s a pivotal milestone that we all want to celebrate! At one-years-old babies are at a key period in their development where they’re starting to talk, walk and gain far more interest in toys and their surroundings, so picking a gift they love is a special task.

    We think …

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    Mini Me Gifts This Father’s Day

    May 25, 2017Fashion, Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Lifestyle, Uncategorised

    Any Instagram lover or avid Pinner will know that the mini me trend is in full swing right now, with everyone from high end designers to high street brands creating matching Mummy and Me collections. And if it’s good enough for Beyoncé and Blue Ivy to wear, it’s good enough for us!

    Here at My 1st Years, we launched our first ever twinning collection for Mum’s and children earlier this year and it was such a hit we have continued …

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    The Mother’s Day Gift Guide

    March 12, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    With two weeks to go until Mothering Sunday approaches, it’s time to start shopping for those all important gifts. Flowers and chocolates are so old school, why not buy a new Mummy, something a little bit different this year? Whether she loves to match her little one in the fashion stakes, has a mantlepiece that needs filling with precious photos or would love to see her little one in a personalised bodysuit to celebrate the special …

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    The Perfect Gifts For A Baby Shower

    January 6, 2017Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    It’s always an exciting time when a friend or relative announces that she is having a baby! After you’ve hugged, shed some tears and of course scared her about the labour, it’s time to start thinking about finding a special gift to present at the baby shower.

    Buying a gift for the parents-to-be can be a difficult decision, especially when teeny-tiny clothes are so damn cute! You want to find something thoughtful, unique and that will be …

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    Christmas Gift Guide | For The Grown Ups

    November 14, 2016Gift Guides, Gift Inspiration, Uncategorised

    Did you know, My 1st Years’ isn’t just gifts for children but grown-ups too? Whether you’re looking for something sentimental, stylish or a humorous present for secret Santa, discover unique gifts for everyone, all with a personalised touch.

    Having everyone’s gifts all in one place takes the stress out of your Christmas shopping… So sit in your PJ’s with a cup of tea and get inspired by our final Christmas gift guide, purchase your gifts and …

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