Five Reasons to Buy Snugglepot and Cuddlepie Gifts

Date :
August 6, 2022

Some stories are just so special that they’re adored by generation after generation of children.  

‘Tales of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie’ by May Gibbs is one such book. The delightful characters reach out of the gum leaves and into our hearts, crossing time and distance to captivate us all.  

The story is treasured by all ages, making it a perfect one to share together.   

Tales of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie

Who are Snugglepot and Cuddlepie?

Foster brothers with a big dream, Snugglepot and Cuddlepie dream of seeing a real live human. Together with their friends, Mr Lizard and Little Ragged Blossom, they go on many adventures to find this elusive creature! 

Why Snugglepot and Cuddlepie from May Gibbs make great gifts

1. Iconic Australian story and characters

Gifts featuring Snuggle Pot and Cuddle Pie celebrate a beloved world which has captivated Australians since publication in 1918. What’s more, the characters live on vividly today, sure to charm all who encounter them.  

2. Literary gifts for a little person

Celebrate literature and introduce a young person to an exciting new world with Snugglepot and Cuddlepie. Who knows? You may even create a life-long reader by introducing your own bush baby to this imaginative adventure! 

3. Excellent quality

When you give a May Gibbs gift, you are investing in exceptional quality. Like the iconic stories written to live on through generations, May Gibbs gifts are designed to be lasting treasures.  

4. Delightful nursery décor

Snugglepot and Cuddlepie décor allows you to transform baby’s space into a treasure trove of adventures and delight.  

Add a special piece here and there or go gumnuts with the theme! The choice is yours.  

5. They’re so delightfully cute!

The gumnut babies and their forest friends are unashamedly as cute as pie, adding a sense of innocent fun, cheeky whimsy and nostalgia that can’t be matched.  

Snuggle Pot and Cuddle Pie gifts

May Gibbs x Walnut Melbourne April Jumper Hush Baby 

May Gibbs Walnut Melbourne Hush Baby JumperSay hello to sweet dreams and night time adventures in the forest with this cute, soft, and cosy jumper.  





May Gibbs x Walnut Melbourne Frankie Tee Gumnuts 

Celebrate the warmer weather with this beautifully illustrated tee shirt. 





May Gibbs X Kip&Co Bush Dance Cotton Fitted Sheet 

Evoke the magic of the bush with this delightful linen featuring the gumnut babies and their friends.




More delightful gumnut baby gifts are travelling through the forest as we speak. Check back again soon to find the perfect May Gibbs gift to take home for Christmas! 


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Professor Michelle
Professor Michelle has a degree in Geography and a gypsy soul. She shares her love of culture and the natural world as a writer, traveller and mum to three gumnut kids growing wild in the bush in regional Australia.