Before you buy Baby Utilities, check out some of these highly rated products:
Cribs & Bassinettes
Even if someone has offered to buy your baby’s bed, be sure to register the models you would most interested in, but only AFTER you have taken time to study them. Some considerations would include quality, craftsmanship, safety features, convertibility, ease of putting baby in or getting her out, no recalls, and color. If you will be ordering online to save money, be sure to visit a store that carries the brand and model you are considering to ensure you will be happy with it.
Arm’s Reach Mini Arc Convertible Co-Sleeper Bedside Bassinet – Cocoa/ Natural
The innovation of this newly styled bassinette allows for bedside attention without the need to get up in the middle of the night. Nursing mothers and those recovering from a C-section will appreciate the ease of soothing baby in the middle of the night. The unit converts to a playpen, providing multiple uses from one product!
Simmons Juvenile Products Simmons Deluxe Gliding San Castle Bassinet
This adorably-classic, neutral bassinet has it all. It’s a great quality and style from the same great company, Simmons, who has been making beds for adults for decades! The Simmons Elite bassinet has an adjustable canopy, adjustable height metal frame, rocking-feature, locking wheel option, mobile, music, blinking lights, vibrating feature and dim night light. It even comes with a 2-section, under-bassinet storage, mattress pad, fitted sheet and skirt. This bassinet is sturdy and keeps your newborn to 6-month-old baby safe, comfortable and close to your bed, without taking up too much space.
Da Vinci Jenny Lind 3-in-1* Convertible Crib
*additional purchase necessary-see details below
The Jenny Lind name is synonymous with quality. Jenny Lind has been making baby beds for generations. The traditional-style spindles in this vintage-inspired design have been a mainstay in the crib world and works well for baby boys and girls. The wheels lock in place to prevent rolling.
You will be pleasantly surprised at the low cost for a piece of furniture that can grow with your baby. This unit converts into three different configurations—use it as a crib, remove one side and set the mattress to the lowest level for a toddler daybed (with one side entirely open) or if you want a toddler rail to keep your child from falling out, you’ll need to purchase the toddler bed conversion kit*.
Sorelle Vista Elite Convertible 4-1 Crib – White
Sold exclusively by Babies Us, the Sorelle Vista Elite Convertible 4-1Crib will grow with your child. This baby bed features a four-in-one design that transforms from a crib to a toddler bed, a day bed and finally a full-size bed. This beautifully crafted bed features a sloping footboard, arched headboard, beveled corners and stable bun feet, offering both functionality and elegance.
Changing table should serve two purposes.
- To provide a comfortable area to change/dress your baby
- To provide handy storage for essentials, i.e. baby wipes, diapers, baby powder, diaper rash cream, etc.
There are many styles and configurations of changing tables. Some convertible baby beds offer an attached wardrobe as well as a changing station all in one unit. Others are very light-weight and are not safe enough to keep a wiggly baby from falling, baby, unit and all. Your baby’s safety should always be your 1 concern/priority. Before you buy any changing table, be sure to check out the manufacturer, check for recalls, and read all you can about the product.
Here we highlight some of the best in class baby changing tables for your review and consideration.
South Shore Heavenly Collection Changing Table
This practical changing table allows you to change baby safely and keep baby from rolling off with its secure front panel. The open compartment is ideal for storing diapers, baby powder, baby lotion, Q-tips etc., close at hand, and two drawers can hold washcloths, blankets and baby gowns. Everything you need is at your fingertips.
- Good Size
- Good Quality
- Easy to Clean
- Easy to assemble
- Attractive Design
Dream On Me Jessica Changing Table – White
This classic-designed changing table will keep even the wiggliest baby secure during a change. Features include a safety rail, changing pad and restraining strap with easy release buckle to secure baby safely in place. The two shelves below provide ample space for all of baby’s needs, from washcloths, to diapers, to gowns, as well as all the other essentials to keep your baby fresh and happy. This affordable unit consistently receives 5 star ratings.
- Attractive Design
- Good Quality
- Good material, good design
Graco Changing Table
Graco is one of the most recognized names in baby utilities, from baby swings to cribs, to strollers, changing tables and much more.
This baby changing station offers generous storage space for diapers, towels, and other supplies, while keeping everything you need easily accessible. Both elegant and functional, this unit features an extra deep surface for added security while changing your baby. A water-resistant changing pad and safety strap are included. Plus. when your baby outgrows the changing table, you can use it as extra storage space for toys, teddy bears, and more.