Stay away from noisy, plastic toys this holiday season and make Baby’s first holiday special with quality gifts that they’ll treasure for years, or maybe, generations to come. We found the most beautiful play gyms, mesmerizing clutching toys, coziest blankets and more.

Land of Nod Emoji Play Mat

It's never too early to start teaching your babe about emojis, right? Either way, this cute, plush, play mat is a lot of fun for playtime and photos. Rattles, squeakers and crinkly spots add interest for your baby and it comes with three extra emojis to fit all of your moods.

Available at, $79.

What will you gift your baby this holiday season? Share in a comment.

–Julie Seguss