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Guide to baby equipment

Guide to baby equipment

Initial baby equipment - the most important things, tips & checklist

Initial baby equipment - the most important things, tips & checklist

The anticipation of the birth of a baby involves a lot of preparation, especially when it comes to the initial equipment. Here we give you our tips on what you need for the first time with a baby. With checklist to download!

The anticipation of the birth of a baby involves a lot of preparation, especially when it comes to the initial equipment. Here we give you our tips on what you need for the first time with a baby. With checklist to download!

The most beautiful thing in the world awaits you: You will become parents and that is something very special. Preparing for the arrival of a baby is both exciting and challenging. The Basic equipment plays a central role in making the new phase of life with the little baby as best as possible. So that you don't forget anything, we have a comprehensive one checklist put together that can help you plan and organize the necessary things. From rompers to strollers, from diapers to cute baby clothes - in this post you'll find out what you need for the birth and the first few weeks with the newborn. In this article we not only give you an overview of the essential basic equipment, but also valuable tips for choosing the right size for clothing or baby seats. Be fully prepared and look forward to welcoming your baby with everything you need!

The most beautiful thing in the world awaits you: You will become parents and that is something very special. Preparing for the arrival of a baby is both exciting and challenging. The Basic equipment plays a central role in making the new phase of life with the little baby as best as possible. So that you don't forget anything, we have a comprehensive one checklist put together that can help you plan and organize the necessary things. From rompers to strollers, from diapers to cute baby clothes - in this post you'll find out what you need for the birth and the first few weeks with the newborn. In this article we not only give you an overview of the essential basic equipment, but also valuable tips for choosing the right size for clothing or baby seats. Be fully prepared and look forward to welcoming your baby with everything you need!

Baby's first place to sleep: baby cradle, extra bed or baby bed

Baby's first place to sleep: baby cradle, extra bed or baby bed

It is advisable, after birth one cot or Cot to keep ready. The baby feels very comfortable in this for the first few months. This bed is also practical to place next to the parents' bed near mom at night. Or you can choose one Rollaway, which can be attached to mom's bed. This way, your little one lies right next to you and you can react immediately if they need something without having to get up. From around the sixth month onwards, the baby cradle or bassinet becomes too small and some babies begin to sit up independently.

From this point on it makes sense to turn the small one into one Cot to lay. This is then either in the parents' bedroom or in the children's room. If that Baby bed is convertible, it can even grow with the child. It makes sense to have baby beds where the lying surface is height-adjustable. In the first months of life, the lying surface can be raised higher to make it easier to put your baby in and out. When the baby later becomes more mobile and can stand, a lower lying surface prevents him from falling out of the bed. Some of our models even offer the option of a loophole and/or conversion kit Junior bed. As soon as the child is independent enough, it can then leave the bed alone. There are also cots that can be turned into a small, cozy place Sofa bed can be converted into or into a Bunk beds can be blown away. This guarantees long, lasting joy in the baby bed.

It is advisable, after birth one cot or Cot to keep ready. The baby feels very comfortable in this for the first few months. This bed is also practical to place next to the parents' bed near mom at night. Or you can choose one Rollaway, which can be attached to mom's bed. This way, your little one lies right next to you and you can react immediately if they need something without having to get up. From around the sixth month onwards, the baby cradle or bassinet becomes too small and some babies begin to sit up independently.

From this point on it makes sense to turn the small one into one Cot to lay. This is then either in the parents' bedroom or in the children's room. If that Baby bed is convertible, it can even grow with the child. It makes sense to have baby beds where the lying surface is height-adjustable. In the first months of life, the lying surface can be raised higher to make it easier to put your baby in and out. When the baby later becomes more mobile and can stand, a lower lying surface prevents him from falling out of the bed. Some of our models even offer the option of a loophole and/or conversion kit Junior bed. As soon as the child is independent enough, it can then leave the bed alone. There are also cots that can be turned into a small, cozy place Sofa bed can be converted into or into a Bunk beds can be blown away. This guarantees long, lasting joy in the baby bed.

Baby mattresses

Watch out for one high quality children mattress. Good ventilation is important for a healthy sleeping environment. A cover that can be washed at 60 ° C is practical. We recommend a baby mattress with an integrated air-permeable moisture protection, then no additional moisture protection pad is necessary. Safety step edges on the long sides of the mattresses protect the baby from getting their feet trapped when they are in the cot. A baby and toddler side, adapted to the baby's weight, ensure optimal comfort. 

Textiles

Because there will be one or two mishaps in the baby bed the mattress needs protection. The soft ones Fitted sheets ensure a cozy bed while a Moisture protection or a mattress toppercan Mattress protected from unexpected dirt. Together they create a comfortable and hygienic sleeping environment for your baby. 

The Crib Sheets is a cozy addition to the baby bed equipment that not only offers comfort but also safety. It creates a contained, comfortable environment, which gives the baby a feeling of security. The nest serves as a gentle protection against drafts and prevents the baby from accidentally bumping into itself while sleeping. It is a loving and functional addition for a peaceful sleep for the newborn.

Sleeping bag

A pair of well fittingBaby sleepingbag is indispensable for the first baby years. When purchasing, you should pay attention to the correct size Baby has enough space to kick around, but the head cannot disappear into the sleeping bag. Pay attention to breathable materials that promote the baby's well-being. Tip: A zipper in the front area is practical for easy putting on and taking off. Choose sleeping bags according to room temperature and seasons to provide the newborn with a safe and comfortable place to sleep.

Baby mattresses

Watch out for one high quality children mattress. Good ventilation is important for a healthy sleeping environment. A cover that can be washed at 60 ° C is practical. We recommend a baby mattress with an integrated air-permeable moisture protection, then no additional moisture protection pad is necessary. Safety step edges on the long sides of the mattresses protect the baby from getting their feet trapped when they are in the cot. A baby and toddler side, adapted to the baby's weight, ensure optimal comfort. 

Textiles

Because there will be one or two mishaps in the baby bed the mattress needs protection. The soft ones Fitted sheets ensure a cozy bed while a Moisture protection or a mattress toppercan Mattress protected from unexpected dirt. Together they create a comfortable and hygienic sleeping environment for your baby. 

The Crib Sheets is a cozy addition to the baby bed equipment that not only offers comfort but also safety. It creates a contained, comfortable environment, which gives the baby a feeling of security. The nest serves as a gentle protection against drafts and prevents the baby from accidentally bumping into itself while sleeping. It is a loving and functional addition for a peaceful sleep for the newborn.

Sleeping bag

A pair of well fittingBaby sleepingbag is indispensable for the first baby years. When purchasing, you should pay attention to the correct size Baby has enough space to kick around, but the head cannot disappear into the sleeping bag. Pay attention to breathable materials that promote the baby's well-being. Tip: A zipper in the front area is practical for easy putting on and taking off. Choose sleeping bags according to room temperature and seasons to provide the newborn with a safe and comfortable place to sleep.

Changing area

Changing area

Super practical and sustainable for basic baby equipment Changing Tables, which you can continue to use as a chest of drawers after diaper age. With these models, the changing attachment can be easily removed. Large changing plates have the advantage that the little one can move around freely and as parents you have enough space for care. Pay attention to rounded corners and enough storage space for diapers, creams, wipes and clothes. A soft close system ensures that drawers close comfortably and, above all, noiselessly and baby's little fingers are not trapped.

What should not be missing from the baby's initial equipment is a Changing cushions. The changing pillow cover should be easy to machine wash. A well-organized changing table is a great relief for new parents. Through practical Storage solutions you have everything ready to hand for the changing table: Wet wipes box, paper towel box, basket with diapers, possibly a small lockable box for cotton pads and a water bowl. As your baby becomes more mobile, nothing is safe on the changing table. Tip: silicone bowls do not break if you fall to the groundand are therefore wonderfully suited as a water bowl for the washing process.

A pair of  night light on the changing table not only looks beautiful, but is Extremely practical when a diaper needs to be changed at night.

Of course, diapers should not be missing from the changing place, because you need a decent amount of diapers - whether Disposable or cloth diapers you have to decide for yourself. Muslin cloths are the practical “all-purpose weapon” for young parents – you can choose between them Use as a base when changing diapers, a burp cloth, an awning or even a bed pad

In our Contribution to the changing area You will find out everything that needs to be taken into account when choosing a changing place.

Super practical and sustainable for basic baby equipment Changing Tables, which you can continue to use as a chest of drawers after diaper age. With these models, the changing attachment can be easily removed. Large changing plates have the advantage that the little one can move around freely and as parents you have enough space for care. Pay attention to rounded corners and enough storage space for diapers, creams, wipes and clothes. A soft close system ensures that drawers close comfortably and, above all, noiselessly and baby's little fingers are not trapped.

What should not be missing from the baby's initial equipment is a Changing cushions. The changing pillow cover should be easy to machine wash. A well-organized changing table is a great relief for new parents. Through practical Storage solutions you have everything ready to hand for the changing table: Wet wipes box, paper towel box, basket with diapers, possibly a small lockable box for cotton pads and a water bowl. As your baby becomes more mobile, nothing is safe on the changing table. Tip: silicone bowls do not break if you fall to the groundand are therefore wonderfully suited as a water bowl for the washing process.

A pair of  night light on the changing table not only looks beautiful, but is Extremely practical when a diaper needs to be changed at night.

Of course, diapers should not be missing from the changing place, because you need a decent amount of diapers - whether Disposable or cloth diapers you have to decide for yourself. Muslin cloths are the practical “all-purpose weapon” for young parents – you can choose between them Use as a base when changing diapers, a burp cloth, an awning or even a bed pad

In our Contribution to the changing area You will find out everything that needs to be taken into account when choosing a changing place.