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    Default Keepsake gift for best friends newborn girl

    My best friend is due to have a baby girl in about 2 weeks, when my daughter was born she got her a silver bracelet with her name engraved on it, so I'd like to get a similar keepsake style gift. I'll spend about $40-50. I was given 2 baby books so i'll give her the unopened one but I'll obviously get her a 'real' present too. Any suggestions?

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    Are you any good at cross stitch? A friend did a lovely one with a rocking horse and name on it for my DS1

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    Could you get her the same bracelet but with her daughter's name on it?

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    How about a coin for the year bub was born. My FIL bought both my kids the 'year' coin for their birth. They also have some for their birthdays.

    Perhaps a coin and a card in a frame??

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    How about a birth certificate cylinder with bub's name engraved on it?

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    I like the idea of the same braclet. I think that is sweet. Similar to little best friends having the same necklace or this half best friend charms from high school haha!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tadpoles View Post
    Could you get her the same bracelet but with her daughter's name on it?

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    Aww Tadpoles that is perfect, because we often joke that they better be best friends like their mums "or else"! Great idea, thank you!

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    No worries

    How cute will it be when they are older and hopefully still friends. They can say they both got the same one when they were born

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