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Gifts for Pregnancy Loss, Miscarriage and Stillbirth


Updated June 15, 2014

If you know someone who has lot a baby to miscarriage or stillbirth, you may have wanted to do something special to remember their baby.  Or, perhaps you want to do something yourself.  These gift items can be things that you use to help you remember your precious baby on a daily basis.  Some are meant to wear, others can hold a sacred space for you in another location, like perhaps a garden.

1. Bloom in Heaven Necklace

Bloom in Heaven Necklace
Photo © Little Angels Memory

This lovely necklace reads on one disc: Planted on Earth to Bloom in Heaven.  A second disc has a gorgeous tree layered over the first.  Underneath the tree you can have a small icon hidden to respresent your baby or whatever feels right.  The site gives you the options but the default is a set of foot prints.  It comes with an 18 inch chain but you can request something different or even add a birth stone.

2. Memorial Cuff Bracelet

Hope of My Heart Cuff Bracelet
Photo © Hope of My Heart

This sterling silver cuff bracelet is perfect for the person wishing to have a hidden remembrance.  You can customize the inside of the bracelet to read as you would wish including a sentiment and/or your baby's information.  This cuff bracelet is 7mm wide and is 6 inches long.  So it will fit most adult wrists, by opening and closing.

3. Angel Necklace

Angel Necklace
Photo © Bugaboo Jewelry

This cooper necklace is stamped with the words "Angel Baby."  The necklace resembles a slight blooming flower. It also comes with a dangling Swarovski white pearl.  It comes on an 18 inch necklace.  You can customize the words and upgrade to a silver chain if you desire.  This sweet little necklace can be as simple or as explicit in your memory as you desire.


4. Empty Cradle Sculpture

Empty Cradle Sculpture
Photo © The Midnight Orange

This sculture is designed to show a mother and a father grieving over their empty cradle in a supportive hug.  This is a combination of wooden cradle and sculture.  It is a very limited edition.  You can also order it with just the mother.

5. Angel Plaque

Angel Plaque
Photo © CraftyCreations81

This 5 x 7 plaque come in a variety of colors and have many customizable features including the angel wings and background. This might be used to go on the outside of a memory box, on the wall, in a garden or any other place that you would like to hold the space as a place to think about and remember your angel.

6. Footprint Necklace

Footprint Pendant
Photo © Bugaboo Jewelry
This simple glass pendant is completely made for you - meaning almost any part can be customized. You can even include your baby's actual hand or footprints, a photos, and the words of your choice. It comes with an 18 inch chain.

7. Loss Cards

Pregnancy Loss Cards
Photo © A Loss Remembered

A Loss Remembered offers a variety of cards to send to someone who has experienced a loss.  Some are geared towards an early pregnancy miscarriage, while others specifically call out twins, or are for the birthday of a baby born still.  These are simple and meaningful cards.

8. Angel Sculpture

Mother and Angel Baby Sculpture
Photo © The Midnight Orange

This sculpture of a mother holding an angel baby is a bit lighter than some of the other sculptures and may be where you are at in the process of grief.  This sweet sculture can be done in pink, blue any other color you'd prefer.  There are also multiple poses available.

9. Personalized Baby Block

Personalized Baby Block
Photo © Elephant Tales

This very attractive block with it's light colors is a very sweet remembrance.  There is a very sweet poem on one side and your baby's details on the others.

10. Custom Engraved Stone

Custom Engraved Stone
Photo © Monkey Jewels

I have to admit that I'm partial to stones.  I have a plain one that I found at the store that simply says, "Remember."  But I love the look of these stones that are personalized.  You can even choose which type of stone you'd like.  That makes it even better.  These are great for gardens.

11. Angel Baby Keepsake Box

Angel Keepsake Box
Photo © Always With Me

This angel baby keepsake box is designed to be a place to store your memories.  It can hold cards, lockets of your baby's hair, clothes - whatever you way it to hold.  While this image is of an angel themed box, they will make you nearly any size or shape box you want, all you have to do is to ask.

12. Seeds of Hope

Seeds of Hope
Photo © Pricegrabber

These seeds are for easily sown calendula plants. They are labeled for those in grieving with: "Plant with hope.  From the soil of ef life blooms anew..."

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