Newborn babies are soft and delicate and need to be kept that way. A lot of care should be taken while choosing their bedding because sleep is the most important criterion in a newborn baby’s life. If the sleep is not proper then the baby will be in a cranky mood for the whole day. It is just like decorating your dollhouse.
When you decorate your play kitchen or mänguköök you do it with great care and look into all the details in making it look beautiful. The same goes for your baby’s accessories. It should be chosen with great care and patience keeping in mind the comfort of the baby and it should add to the beauty of the whole area.
Tips to choose the right bedding for your baby
For most of the first year, the baby has to sleep a lot and this sleep is important for the baby’s overall growth. So the bedding you choose should let the baby sleep comfortably.
- Choose the perfect size that fits the crib properly
The bed you choose should fit the crib perfectly. It should not be too big or too small. If the bed is a little bit bigger than the crib you push it inside and bumps form on the bed and the baby will not be comfortable on a bumpy bed. And if it is of a smaller size then there will be a lot of loose space in the crib that is not safe for the baby. So always choose the correct size of mattress for the baby’s crib.
- Keep your baby warm
Babies tend to get cold because they cannot regulate their body heat. So choose a mattress that keeps the baby warm and makes your baby sleep in fully covered clothes that keep its little pink legs warm.
- Don’t leave anything loose in your baby’s crib
Nothing should be lying loose in your baby’s crib, because it can get tangled onto our baby and suffocate him. Instead use simple fitting sheets on the bed. Wrap your baby tightly in a warm baby blanket when putting the baby to sleep because this way they feel secure and they remain warm.
- Firm mattress
Buying a firm mattress is very important. You will always think that the baby needs to be in a soft and squishy bed. But no, the bed in the crib must be firm. Because your baby doesn’t need a soft bed instead it needs a bed that is strong and firm so that his soft bones can grow properly.
- Go for soft materials
Always choose soft materials so that your baby remains comfortable all through her sleep. Go for soft cotton that doesn’t harm the baby’s delicate skin.
Keep your baby safe and protected
The above tips can be very useful if you are looking for the perfect bedding for your newborn. Always remember to cover your baby mattress with a mattress protector to avoid it from diaper leaks or spills of any kind. Keep your baby safe from all kinds of harsh clothing and always go for soft and breathable materials. Give your baby the most comfortable sleep he/she can have. When you are designing your baby’s room you will surely feel that you are designing your dollhouse all over again, with accessories for the doll bedroom, play kitchen, or mänguköök. It will be the same as reliving your childhood again.