With my little one approaching four months we are starting to enter the world of baby gear. From shoes to swings and the latest in strollers, here are some of our favorite baby gear trends for 2015.
Baby Cargo: Renowned for their lightweight, innovative, and affordable stroller designs, we have been loving the high-quality Series 300 stroller. A stroller that can be used right from the start, the Series 300 is a compact stroller without having the bulk that most newborn strollers are renowned for. This includes a removable infant positioner keeps newborns snug and safe as well as the ability to reclines flat so that a newborn can sleep safely. This also has a five point safety harness, easy to fold design, and retractable sunshade to shield your baby from harmful UV rays. Modern moms will also love smartphone pocket with accessible window for quick tweets and lullabies for baby as well as the nearby cup holder.
Little Tikes® by Diono® has created smart stroller fittings to make sure you have a spot for everything you need. The stroller cut holder ($9.99) is a perfect fit for your water bottle or baby bottle and the stroller hooks ($3.99) are great for draping a towel and fit any stroller handle! Another favorite from Diono is the Buggy Buddy. With its zippered pocket for valuables, insulated drink holders and insulated cargo bin, it’s the perfect way to carry snacks, drinks and everything else.
As innovators in the baby space, Graco recently released several new products to make life a little easier. Our favorites are the Pack ‘n Play Playard with Nearby Napper, sleeper that is tailored for daytime rest or nighttime sleep in the chilly winter weather. The seat also becomes a portable rocker with soothing, two-speed vibration. Another favorite is the Simple Sway Swingwith itsmultiple features that is designed to help you soothe and comfort baby. As a city dwellers, we love how this includes a compact frame that makes it super easy to travel with. Innovative features include a swaying motion that comforts your little one and six swing speeds let you match baby's mood. There is also a mobile with three soft toys, 15 songs and sounds and a five-point harness to keep baby secure round out the swing's terrific features.
Cheeky Chompers: Drool doesn't stand a chance against Cheeky Chompers. As a unique combination of dribble bib and teether; the Neckerchew is the convenient and fashionable answer to babies and mothers who are continually picking up, losing, or cleaning simple handheld teethers and the Comfortchew combines four baby essentials; a lovey, teether, sensory tags and ribbons, and softness of a plush toy or security blanket. Both products come in a variety of colors and patterns and are sure to soothe tender gums and comfort baby in more ways than one.
bundleme: The JJ Cole Collections bundleme – an iconic year-round registry essential – isn’t just for harsh cold winters anymore! The new muslin bundleme ($39.95) has all the practicality and style that the classic bundleme is known for, with the functionality and feel of a lightweight muslin blanket. For athletic parents, there’s the new sporty bundleme ($39.95) coming in February – perfect for a light chill, wind or rain to keep baby cozy with weather-resistant yet lightweight bunting. It includes reflective strips for safety and visibility at night, for use with joggers, strollers and car seats.
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