15 Cards to Congratulate Friends and Family on New Babies

Welcome little ones into the world with these cute and funny cards that will make new parents smile.

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June 27, 2019

Bun in the Oven Pop-Up Card

Congratulate a mom-to-be with this adorable card from Lovepop. When opened, a literal "bun in the oven" pops up. The front of the card features a laser-cut loaf of bread.

Buy It: Lovepop, $13

Baby Animals Pop-Up Card Pack

Know a lot of couples who are about to have babies? This 5-pack of sweet, elegant cards from Lovepop is a great set if you need to stock up on baby congratulations cards. Most of the cards in this set are versatile enough to work for soon-to-be mothers, fathers, grandparents or really any expecting friends or family.

Buy It: Lovepop, $49 for Pack of 5 (Originally $53)

Coffee for the New Mom Card

This colorful card from Valley Cruise Press comes with a cute enamel pin. Kick it up a notch by including a gift card to the new mom's favorite coffee shop.

Buy It: Paper Source, $13

Magic Bean Congratulations Card

This card from Lucy and Lolly is far more than meets the eye: It includes a magic beanstalk. If you plant the embossed bean attached to the card, it'll grow with the message stamped into one of the leaves.

Buy It: Etsy, $6

Stork Announcing Baby's Arrival Card

Congratulate new parents or announce the arrival of your own little one with this cute card from Mr. Boddington's Studio.

Buy It: Maisonette, $5

Jogging Cult Card

Let the new mom in your life know you're always there for her, even when she goes off the deep end, with this funny card from The Card Bureau.

Buy It: Etsy, $5

Baby Spork Card

This sweet, 3D card from Hallmark says "Aww, an itty-bitty you guys!" on the inside.

Buy It: Amazon, $4

Choo Choo Train New Baby Card

Celebrate a new baby on the way with this gender-neutral card from Mr. Boddington's Studio.

Buy It: Maisonette, $5

It's About to Get Real New Baby Card

Yep, it's real: Your college friends are having kids now. Send congrats (and a good, much-needed laugh) with this funny card from Mr. Boddington's Studio.

Buy It: Maisonette, $5

Intricate Pop-Up Crib Card

These gorgeous pop-up crib cards from A Paper Paradise are sure to amaze the new parents you're congratulating. They ship flat in a 9 x 9 envelope and come in three colors: blue, pink and purple. Each crib is topped with a mobile.

Buy It: Etsy, $11.25

Pop-Up Rainbow Card

Let the new parents know you're over the rainbow with joy for them with this sweet pop-up card. The front is a 3D crib made with layers of paper, and the inside features a pop-up pastel rainbow and the text "So happy for you and your little one, too."

Buy It: Amazon, $5

New Grandparents Congratulations Card

New grandparents deserve recognition, too! This card from Mr. Boddington's Studio lets them know they are most welcome to spoil their new grandbaby.

Buy It: Maisonette, $5

Handmaid's Tale Card

Got a friend who's addicted to "The Handmaid's Tale?" This sassy card from The Card Bereau is the perfect way to congratulate them on their new baby.

Buy It: Etsy, $5 for single card, $23 for set of six

New Pregnancy Checklist Card

Celebrate all the fun parts of pregnancy with this tongue-in-cheek list from The Card Bureau.

Buy It: Etsy, $5

Noah's Ark Pop-Up Card

This intricate pop-up card from Hallmark celebrates adding a new member to the family Noah's Ark-style.

Buy It: Amazon, $13