• How to get Black Friday Sale ready!

    November 1, 2021Behind The Scenes

    Yes, the biggest shopping event of the year is almost here – Black Friday, or as we like to call it, Black Fri-yay! Keep reading to find out how you can make the most of all of the amazing savings (we promise) coming your way very soon!

    Step 1 – Sign up for an account 

    Luckily, the first step is also the simplest. Click the little round icon in the upper right-hand corner of our website to …

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  • Our backpacks and what they’re great for

    October 6, 2021Gift Inspiration, Inspiration, New Collections, Parenting

    With our relaunch came lots of new backpacks just waiting to be tried out. Whether little ones need a new backpack for nursery, to take with them on days out or to bring along to sleepovers at the grandparents, we’ve got you covered. Not to brag, but we do believe that we have a backpack for pretty much every occasion.Keep reading to see our new backpacks and why they’re great for certain things. 

    Wonderful walks 

    If …

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  • All about Personalisation at My 1st Years

    October 2, 2021Behind The Scenes

    At My 1st Years, all of our gifts are personalised – it’s kind of our thing. From baby shower gifts to their first day of school, we know how important it is to celebrate every milestone – from the mini to the mighty. Keep reading to find out exactly how and why we do it. 

    Flock

    The simplest of all of our personalisation, we print your child’s name across the ears of their favourite bunny soft toys …

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  • What we’re looking forward to this month

    October 1, 2021Celebrate with us, Parenting, Things To Do

    October is an exciting month for all! It marks the start of long walks in warm clothes, delicious recipes and all things spooky. However you enjoy spending your time during the autumn months, we’re sure to have something you’ll love or perhaps a new tradition for you to try out. Here’s our list of what we’re looking forward to in October and why it’s important to take time to enjoy this delightfully spooky season. 

    Autumnal activities

     

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  • Unusual Names for Autumn Babies

    September 28, 2021Advice, Inspiration, Parents-to-be, Real life

    Autumn is the season of golden crunchy leaves, pumpkin spiced lattes, and long walks in warm clothes. The most popular time to have a baby is between the September to November months and birth rates tend to rise during this period every year. With so many baby names to choose from, seasonal themed names offer parents a variety of quirky yet meaningful ones to draw from. 

    Here’s our list of unusual Autumnal baby names …

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  • What should I put in my child’s Christmas Eve Box?

    December 17, 2020Celebrate with us, Celebrations, Gifts

    Twas the day before Christmas and all over the house, everyone was excited – even for sprouts! If you are looking for new ways to celebrate this year, bring the magic of Christmas forward a few hours with a Christmas Eve box. This tradition originated in Germany, where presents are opened on Christmas Eve. You can fill your box with whatever goodies and little gifts you want to to get the Christmas party started. If …

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  • The personalised Christmas gifts to shop now, according to My 1st Years staff

    December 9, 2020Celebrate with us, Gift Inspiration, Gifts, Meet The Team

    ‘Tis the season for giving, but how do you find the perfect gift? This year, it really is the thought that counts and at My 1st Years, we know just how much a personalised gift can mean. Our team members are here to share what they’re shopping for their own little ones and hopefully inspire you to find the right present for yours this Christmas. 

    Chris, Videographer & Photographer. 

    AKA, Dad to Holly. 

    “Holly has already begun …

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  • Mums share their favourite personalised Christmas gifts from My 1st Years

    December 3, 2020Celebrate with us, Gift Inspiration, Gifts

    This Christmas when it comes to gifting, it really is the thought that counts. When we can’t be together, sending something special in the post is the next-best way to be present. We spoke to some of our favourite insta-mums to find out what’s on their little one’s wish list this year and what a personalised gift means to them. 

    Laura @_islajune

    “I love the size of the reindeer stocking, it’s the perfect size to hold plenty …

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