We've Found The 13 Best Baby Memory Boxes For Storing Precious Moments

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The first year of your baby's life is wonderfully chaotic and it can be easy to lose track of precious memories and photos.

We've compiled a list of the very best baby keepsake boxes. Whether you're looking for a personalised baby box, a place to store keepsakes such as first teeth and baby shoes or a cheaper alternative, there's plenty of choice.

Baby keepsake boxes are a functional way to hold the very first objects in your baby's life, hospital bands and ultrasound pictures, handwritten greeting cards and tiny sized baby socks and hair bows, store it all together to treasure forever.

With got a list of the best baby bracelets too, if you are looking for more sentimental baby items, or a list of the best baby birthday presents for the little girl with everything.

Our Top Choice


Personalised Baby Gift-Wooden Keepsake Box With Elephant Motif - Etsy ‍

Adorable pink elephant print and designed of personalized wooden box perfect for little girls keepsakes.


We've chosen this personalised baby keepsake memory box with an adorable elephant design from Etsy as our favourite of all baby keepsake boxes.  With the option to engrave your child's name and a special message on the lid, we think this box is excellent value for money. Each box is handmade and embellished with a ribbon and wooden hearts.

  • Price: £16
  • Size: 75 x 160 x 165 mm

Best For Added Extras

Peter Rabbit Baby Scrapbook - Etsy ‍

Excellent beautiful package of keepsake with scrapbook and bow perfect for memories storage.

If you're in the market for a baby memory book and keepsake box then check out this Etsy item. Adorning the iconic Peter Rabbit design, this lilac spiral bound scrapbook is waiting to be filled in with pictures from your baby's first year. The seller offers personalisation on the front cover of the book, leaving space for both a name and message. The book comes in a ribbon-tied box, perfect for storing extra keepsakes.

  • Price: £24.45
  • Size: 8" x 8"
  • 20 page book

Best For Unisex Options

3) Newborn Keepsake Storage Box - Paperchase ‍

Elegant treasure box look like with colorful pastel shade and adorable animal prints.

We think this zoo-themed storage box, from Paperchase, is an ideal buy for parents looking for a unisex option. The product is finished with a  yellow and green stripy design and a golden fastening. Big enough to keep lots of memories safe and at just £10, we believe, as keepsake boxes go, this one's pretty optimal.

  • Price: £10
  • Size: 135 x 190 mm

Best For Storing Different Sized Items

Guess How Much I Love You Baby Keepsake Box - Stork In The City ‍

Sophisticated structure and design of green keepsake box with mini compartment inside.

Despite being on the pricier side of baby keepsake boxes, this branded 'Guess How Much I Love You' baby box has space inside for larger items, including baby grows and birth certificates. The box adorns a gorgeous spotty, lime green design and includes four separate compartments for tinier items and delicate letters.

  • Price: £45
  • Size: 34 x 26.5 x 9 cm

Best For Families On A Budget

Wooden Memories Box - The Works ‍

Durable and unique wooden memories box for keeping the exciting milestone.

If you're on a budget, then this Wooden Memories Box from The Works is a suitable choice. It's simple wooden design and space for a personal photo on its lid gives you ample opportunity to customise the box to your own liking.  

  • Price: £3
  • Size: 19.5 x 14 x 4.5 cm

Best For Cute Characters

Me To You Tiny Tatty Teddy Baby Memory Keepsake Trinket Storage Box‍

Elegant and clean white storage box with cute mini prints and tiny baby bear.

The star design, teddy illustration and loving message on this box help make it one of the most adorable baby keepsake boxes going. The Tatty Teddy product allows for personalisation and plenty of storage inside at a great price.

  • Price: £9.99
  • Size:  15 x 19 x 19cm

Best For Twins

Baby Memory/Keepsake Personalised Box Gift - Etsy ‍

Unique personalized keepsakes base on your chosen taste.

These beautifully crafted wooden keepsake boxes are the best option for individuality. Parents can choose both the box and lettering colours and a personal message. Highly recommended on Etsy, the seller was even able to add two names to a box in one review, an ideal choice for twins.  

  • Price: £39.99
  • Size: 17 x 35 x 25 cm

Best For Personalisation

Personalised Bunting Baby Keepsake Box - Not On The High Street

Unique personalized keepsakes box with prints of your name and birthday.

The best thing about this wooden baby memory box is that buyers can choose the size they prefer, as well as a personal name and message. These keepsake boxes offer a simple and stylish unique decorative bunting design.

  • Price: £26
  • Size: 15 x 15 x 5cm, 16 x 16 x 10 cm, 33 x 25 x15 cm
  • Eco-friendly

Best For Baby Girls

Personalised Baby's First Year Photo Box - Not On The High Street ‍

Simple but elegant pink white keepsake box  with cute heart cut in the center.

The pink polka dot design and personalised name option make this a perfect baby girl memory box. A more affordable buy,  this item has ample storage for all your treasured memories and space on the sides for you to get crafty with your own creative baby memory box ideas and decorations.

  • Price: £13.95
  • Size: 8 x 18 x 18 cm
  • Eco-friendly

Best For Baby Boys

Born In 2020 Keepsake Box - Next

A beautiful and unfussy personalised wooden box, engraved with details of choice which can include the baby's name and Christening date. A truly thoughtful keepsake.

  • Price: £29.99
  • Size: 17 x 28 x 19 cm

Best For Individual Storage

Button Corner Paperwrap Book Baby Keepsake Box With Drawers‍

Unique drawer type of paperwrap book with cute color and bear prints.

Keepsake boxes often include individual drawers, specific places to hold first mittens, hospital bracelets and so on. This box, with a charming teddy design, is perfect if you're looking for extra organisation when finding each precious treasure a home.

  • Price: £13.60
  • Size: 23.7 x 9.8 x 23.7 cm
  • 9 drawers included

Best Smaller Option

Tiny Tatty Teddy Me To You Baby Memory Trinket Boxes

Set of keepsake box with adorable sleeping bear and star with lovable quotes.

If you're tight on space, then this set of three small boxes, fitting into a larger one , is ideal.  The product is cost-effective and still offers the popular Tatty Teddy design and labels for specific memories, such as 'first teeth'.

  • Price: £5.98
  • Size: 6 x 7 x 9 cm

Best Eco-Friendly Option

Large Memory Box, Baby - QBAMBOO ‍

Lovely handcrafted of large memory box, perfect for keepsakes.

This large wooden keepsake box  is a great sustainable and ethical option. QBAMBOO creates eco-friendly products that support  communities and the environment; this grey, artisan baby box is stylishly simple and big enough to hold all your special momentos.

Kidadl Best Buys selects the top products for families of all ages. If you're looking for more baby recommendations, check out our list of the best breast pumps and moses baskets.

  • Price: £26.99
  • Size: 21 x 12 x 21 cm
  • Fair and ethical production

Written By

Georgia Stone

After living in various countries across Europe and now settling in London, Georgia is still in awe of everything there is to see and do in the capital. She loves to explore anywhere with a view; whether it's the iconic Shard or a secret spot in Highgate. You can usually find her travelling, taking photos or making her way to a concert - sometimes all three at once!

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