Babies are no dot a precious gift for you that you ever receive. It is so exciting to start searching, nesting, and putting together the first dress or outfit and gather the most comfortable and best pieces of clothes of your baby’s first wardrobe for his/her new life.
When you start buying clothes for your babies, you need to be conscious that your baby will feel safe and comfortable in that outfit. You will also make sure that the outfit has all the comfort and style in every piece of that clothing or dress.
With uncountable brands, fabrics, and styles for babies’ clothes in the market, it can be a difficult decision to choose the most appropriate one for your baby girl or baby boy. You often started seeking out advice about baby clothes from your college buddies, colleagues, neighbors, in-laws, and parents. You become overflowed with so much information and find yourself more confused and perplexed about babies’ clothes choices.
For making this process of buying clothes more quickly and with joy, we are listing the six most important and influential factors that you need to consider and remind yourself again and again whenever you started buying baby clothes.
Imagine a bit cute baby has joined or about to join your family. Your first action or reaction is to dress your precious gift of a baby boy or baby girl up in bright, trendy, funky, and expensive clothes for complementing all of his or her cuteness overloads.
However, there are some conditions and scenarios when those clothes or outfits came up with a price other than money, some of the babies started getting skin irritation, and others get rashes that are not a normal thing to be ignored. It is proven and evident that many times the culprit is the fabric of those clothing.
New-born babies have the most sensitive skin. So, whenever parents started buying clothes for babies, they mostly defer to choosing pieces that are made up of cotton. So, our recommended fabrics include cotton, rayon from bamboo, and azlon from soy.
These types of fabrics are primarily comprising good properties and derived from nature and natural resources that make up a good choice for babies’ clothing. Always tries to avoid bright colors because these have fluorescent agents like polyester and nylon that can cause severe discomfort and skin sensitivity.
Whenever parents and others try to buy baby clothes, safety is considered as the most critical and essential factor and overlooked mainly by buying families and parents. Every year, millions of babies’ clothes are given back and recalled just because of the failure to meet strict safety standards for babies. Hence, it is obvious to buy those clothes for babies that do not arouse safety.
Always avoid buying those clothing with decorations like buttons, hooks, flowers, and bows because these things can cause hazards of choking. Also, avoid clothes with waistbands and drawstrings because these cause hazards of strangulation.
It is obviously a disappointing thing when you buy a beautiful and adorable baby gown. It also causes hassle of effort and time for making an exchange of that gown. So, always ensure that whatever you buy for your baby must be a suitable right fit for your baby.
That appropriate size must be a comfortable and easy fit for a baby boy or a baby girl that allows him/her to enjoy and move freely and easily. Also, keep in mind that babies have a fast growth rate; always be thoughtful about the growth rate whenever you think about making purchases for babies’ clothing.
If you don’t know about the exact perfect sizes, then we will recommend you to buy the size that is bigger for compensating the growth spurts. Also, make sure that those baby clothing must be easy to either take off or put on. Between burping and feeding, diaper changes, and onesies. Choose the clothes that have zippers or/and snaps as compared to buttons.
- Style and Functionality
When you are ready to buy baby clothes, you should watch their functionality. For new-born babies, they spend most of the time sleeping, so definitely you would choose something comfy and easy, like onesies, baby footies, gown, kimono bodysuit, or a sleep sack.
Always prefer the practicality over fanciness of clothes. Resist the desire that urges you to buy outfits that are adorable sailors if your baby is benefiting and feeling more comfortable from bodysuits.
Similarly, do not spend more money on expensive fancy outfits as party wears that your babies hardly wear. One or two sets are enough for special occasions like birthday parties or gatherings.
When you are buying baby clothes for his/her first wardrobe, and you don’t have much experience, then don’t default to the lowest pricing just for the name of frugality. Never compromise for quality regarding pricing tags. Always prefer the above factors first for buying well-designed and top-quality clothes, either online or offline. There are a lot of thoughtfully made, adorable, affordable, and parent-designed baby clothes, both offline or online.
This is the last but another most important factor that plays a vital role in buying a baby’s comfy dressing, and this is called a season, which means your geographical climate in which you and your baby are living. What one baby wears in New York is different from what a baby wears in Southern California. If you are finding baby clothing online, then always look for the description of products carefully as they describe the fabric as light, heavy, or moderate.
Unlimited clothes are unworn and tossed out per year; it is a significant factor that is contributing to the wastage of natural resources.
After taking seriously and reminding all of the above factors, we hope some of the reminders and tips will be useful for picking out the ideal outfit for your precious babies.
Gifting and dressing babies a new parent have never been a hundred percent sure and easy!