There’s only so little left of your pregnancy. You’re getting ready to start a new happy phase of your life. But now you need to prepare everything your baby will need. If you want to make it easier, you need to make a detailed list and start your search for the items.
A crib with guard rails
A soft and comfortable mattress
4 cotton bedsheets
A waterproof bedsheet
A soft wool or cotton blanket
Diaper and Clothes Changing
-A specific table with washable covers to prevent soiling.
-Newborn diapers. But don’t store too many, your baby’s size will change quickly.
-Wet wipes; you’ll need them when changing diapers.
5 short-sleeve cotton undershirts
5 cotton newborn undies
5 long-sleeve jumpsuits
3 pairs of cotton socks
Wool hat for cold places
Jackets and shirts for hot and cold weather made of comfortable materials.
Bath tub. Pick one that’s comfortable for your child and easy for you to use.
Baby shampoo: preferably chemical-free.
Gentle body soap: choose a moisturizing type that’s suitable for baby skin.
Cotton pads: you’ll need them to dry your baby’s face.
Cotton swabs: make sure they’re sturdy and not easily breakable.
Hair brush: choose one with thin and soft bristles.
A small cabinet: to store diapers, powder cans and creams.
A small closet: to keep their clothes tidy inside, folded or hanged. Make sure it has two drawers for shoes and socks.
A small wall-mounted cabinet for keeping medicine, ointments, thermometers, nasal aspirators, …
A carpet covering the whole floor, so you can leave the room quietly when they’re asleep.
A couch where you can sit comfortably to play with your baby or feed them.
Blackout curtains, to keep the room dark when they’re asleep in the morning or during the day.