The excitement of becoming a new parent can both be overwhelming and joyful. You might start rethinking every shopping choice you have made for the newborn.
You start doubting whether the clothes will fit, was it essential?, Did I buy the right material? etc.
Don’t indulge in overspending and shop as and when it is required. Sort out your finances before you start shopping. As your grand finale inches closer, remember to stay calm and focus on welcoming your bundle of love instead of getting nervous.
As long as you have prepared the essentials, you have nothing to worry about.
Now that you have stepped foot into the parenting journey, here is a list of clothing essentials for newborns to kickstart your journey with.
Bodysuits are a must-have in a newborn baby’s wardrobe. They are a complete outfit by themselves. If you are looking to gift somebody, you can never go wrong with a bodysuit.
In Fact, it is one of the most common and useful gift options for most people. Infants usually require at least 3-4 changes in a day, and mommies usually do not have the time to wash, so it is better to stock up on these adorable cotton onesies.
Look for stretchy necklines and easy-to-use snaps to make diaper changing easier. And also look for soft and comfortable fabric, preferably organic cotton to avoid allergic reactions.
2: Socks for Newborn
Infants tend to get cold easily. So it is advisable to buy socks as they can help those teeny tiny feet stay warm, and do not rely on the climate to invest in these socks.
It is a must-have in the wardrobe of your baby. Plus socks are highly fashionable and make your baby look so stylish and keep them warm. The only cons of owning these socks are that they got lost easily in your baby pile, so always own an extra pair of socks and invest in packs.
Buy them in varied colors and prints to keep track of them. Be careful while washing them, since they tend to get torn easily.
3: Burp Cloths and Bibs for Newborn
Infants are prone to drooling and spitting up every time they feed, so you will be surprised to know how quickly they pile up on your laundry.
You will soon realise that doing laundry every other day is not possible so it is advisable to stock up on burp cloths. It will help you stay on top of your baby suits.
You will be carrying a burp cloth wherever you go and possibly hang it on your shoulder all day long, so it is the most important of all other apparel that you’re gonna invest in.
Shop burp clothes in adorable prints, just so it is pleasant on your eyes and make it look pleasing when you flaunt them on your shoulders.
Sleepsuits are onesies and keep your newborn baby warm. They are a great pick for the outdoors as well. Your child will be cozy and opt for a snug fit when you purchase them.
Purchase organic baby sleepers with an ankle to shoulder zips, so they do not irritate your baby’s skin and keep them comfortable.
About Author: Lana Murpy
I am Lana Murpy, a post-graduate in humanities and communications, and an inquisitive person who loves writing. My forte is a digital marketing and everything that has to do with phones and screens. I’m working for Tiny Twig. I am someone who believes that one person can make a change and that’s precisely why I took up writing which is the best tool to communicate these days. I have a decade of experience in writing and marketing.