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8 Wedding Gifts for Newlyweds Who Are Also New Parents

Many couples were forced to postpone their weddings because of the coronavirus, but that didn’t stop some from deciding to start families anyway, ahead of getting married. Now, as restrictions are being lifted, and more weddings are getting planned, some couples will be marking two major life events at once: a new marriage and parenthood.

Which puts a twist on the traditional wedding registry — new parents have new needs for the baby and for themselves. We asked some experts to recommend wedding gifts or registry items for couples who are no longer just twosomes.

Child psychiatrist and founder of “In Kidz,” cultural awareness subscription boxes for children.


Founder and chief executive of Frida, the parent company of Frida Mom and Frida Baby products.

Doula and founder of “Mama Glow,” a maternal wellness company.