The Best Of: First Birthday Gifts For The Modern Baby

With little ones, come birthday parties--lots of birthday parties. Whether the birthday baby is on the move, loves the outdoors or has a big imagination, we've picked out the best of the best for special first birthday gifts below.

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One: Playon Crayons | For the creative one year old, Playon Crayons are designed with a round top perfect for little hands.

Two: Silver Speedster | This splurge-worthy car would be perfect for those 1st birthday pictures. I'm already eyeing it for Brody's 1st birthday!

Three: Infant Swing | I have memories pushing my little brother in a swing just like this. It's the perfect gift for an outdoor loving toddler.

Four: Red Flyer Classic Walker Wagon | Part walker, part wagon, the Red Flyer is guaranteed to be a favorite of one year olds.

Five: Khaki Star Chair | Cozy and cute, this miniature chair can be personalized with your little one's name.

Six: Canvas Polkadot Teepee | Playtime is in your own teepee. Or, if you have extra time on your hands? Try our tutorial for making a children's tent.

Seven: Herschel Supply Co. Mini Backpack | For the one year old with older siblings, a cute mini-sized backpack is a sure way to make them fit in with the big kids.

Eight: Edushape Sensory Balls | Balls are a favorite for all babies. These nubby sensory balls can be squeezed, tossed or kicked.

Nine: Modern Rocking Horse | A classic wooden rocking horse in a chic black finish. This modern piece is perfect for any nursery.

Ten: Alphabet Puzzle | The bright letters in a modern font, make this the perfect gift for the design conscious parent.

Eleven: Chalkboard Growth Chart | Starting on your little one's first birthday, keep track of their growth each year on this chalkboard ruler.

Twelve: Little Tikes Jelly Bean Racer | This fun, rideable jellybean comes in a variety of colors including pink, lime, red and orange. I just ordered one for a party we are going to this weekend. It's priced under $20 and makes the perfect gift.

Updated! Here are some of our most recent favorite gifts for 1-year olds.