nursery buyers guide
Come on, admit it - you peaked at our nursery collections before you found out you were expecting! Creating a little bedroom for your baby is definitely one of the more exciting parts of pregnancy and we'll help you to prepare and advise you on what you might need to create the perfect sanctuary for your newborn. We're just as excited as you...
Preparing for baby
Nothing is more special than bringing your newborn baby home to a perfectly decorated nursery. This is why we have created a nursery buying guide to make all your decisions simpler and transform your baby's nursery to the comfortable, relaxing environment that will make your life easier. All you need for preparing for baby is here.
The baby room
Decorating the nursery should be an enjoyable experience (especially if you put your feet up and let someone else do all the work!) and with our guide to the baby room, you will find some helpful hints to make everything run smoothly. Choosing the right nursery furniture set, baby bedding, storage and mattresses is essential, so read on to make things easy. For all your nursery decoration tips, read more here.
Ensuring your baby gets a safe night's sleep is as much to do with getting the right bedding as to getting the right cot. We take you through what types of bedding to use dependant on temperature, time of year and more, as well as things to avoid. To find out all you need to about baby bedding, read more here.
Sleeping safe & sound
Newborn babies should always be placed on their back to sleep. This is essential for a safe night's sleep for your baby, but we take you through everything you need to know to ensure your baby enjoys a safe and sound sleep. Read more to make sure your baby sleeps safe and sound here.
Keeping your baby's mattress clean and fresh is essential for them to continue to sleep safe and sound. Mothercare take you through cleaning steps of mattresses and how to avoid cot death by taking simple steps when you put your baby to sleep. Find out everything you need to know about mattress health here.
Babies have almost as many mattresses available as adults! Whether you are after a pocket sprung, foam or deluxe, there is a mattress to suit all budgets and requirements. The most important part of choosing any mattress is to make sure you buy the right size as you do not want your baby's limbs getting stuck down the side of the cot! Read more for all mattress advice and tips.
There are certain essentials you will need to make sure your baby sleeps safely and we take you carefully through these points here. From baby sleeping bags, swaddling, tog ratings to mattress sizes, we take you through all the things you need to pay attention to for the ultimate sleep safety tips. Read more on sleep safety here.