With your new baby on the way, you can find yourself inspired by our selection of baby gear essentials for first-time parents. Chosen with the new parent in mind, these baby gear essentials will help you get on your way to give your baby the best possible welcome from the womb, into their new home.
Convertible Baby Cot Beds
Babies sleep a lot, typically up to 16-17 hours per day intermittently, so it’s important that you give your growing baby the best possible place to rest that is both safe and comfortable. A good idea is to purchase a baby cot that adheres to international safety standards, grows with your child and is of a high standard of quality. Buying a baby cot that is easy to convert into a junior bed is essential, as this will make life a lot easier for you as your baby grows into a toddler.
We can recommend several cots that grow with you and your baby, such as the Spot cot bed which extends into a toddler bed, like all of our cots from Vox. The Flexa Cot converts through 5 stages and also becomes a beautiful cot bed.
A Comfortable Compactum / Change Table
A well-made & comfortable compactum is an essential part of your nursery preparation. You want to look at a changing table that is comfortable to use, offers you storage space and is sturdy in its design. This baby essential will come in handy even after the changing years as extra storage space, so be sure to select one that is of high quality.
Some compactums offer additional changing trays which are removable so that you don’t need such a large item of furniture in the room. View our range of compactums & dressers.
High Chairs That Grow With Baby
As your baby grows older, a high chair of good quality and functional design that grows with your baby into the toddler phase is a baby gear essential. As baby grows trays can be removed, seats adjusted and heights changed to turn into posture supporting chairs for children. Look at finding a high chair that is easy to clean whilst providing your baby with comfort and stability. Many trays are removable and dishwasher friendly.
Check out the minimalistic, functional Flexa High Chair for from baby to tween, by simply lowering the legs and removing the accessories, the Flexa chair will last up to 12 years. Or the elegant and stylish Leander High Chair, that also adjusts as your child grows older and bigger.
Moses Baskets & Cradles are Essential
Baby Moses baskets and cradles have evolved since biblical times. It comes in handy for the busy parent as it is easy to move around whilst doing work around the house. This baby essential will allow you to interact with your baby, while you do what you need to do. Take them to a peaceful corner of the garden, near the fireplace in winter to stay warm or in a corner of your office.
The Right Pram Will Save You Endless Hassles
For the parent on the go, the right pram is essential. Go for your daily run and take your baby with you or for a stroll around the park to unwind. This baby essential is going to make your life a whole lot easier, especially when you choose one that is compact enough to fit into your boot space and allows you to recline baby with one hand and cover them from the sun. Make sure to get a pram that offers you & your baby comfort and safety. And a little bit of style never hurt anyone.
A complete travel system, the Foppapedretti strollers offer safety, security, comfort and style!
Car Seats are Better Than Ever
Car safety is of the utmost importance, thus this baby gear essential must have no grey areas. When choosing a car seat for your baby, make sure that all the safety standards are in place and that the quality of the product is of a high standard.
The Carbon Babyroad Car Seat by Foppapedretti is a seat you can trust.