Welcome to the world of parenting! With the arrival of a new baby, comes a lot of excitement, love, and preparation.
One of the key steps in preparing for your baby's arrival is creating a baby registry. The baby registry is a list of all the items that you'll need for your little one, ranging from diapers to clothing, and everything in between. With so many options available, it can be overwhelming to decide what to include.
To help you get started, we have put together a list of the best baby items to have on your baby registry in 2023. These items have been handpicked based on their popularity, practicality, and positive reviews from parents. Get ready to create the ultimate baby registry with confidence!
Classic IKEA ANTILOP High Chair
The IKEA Antilop high chair is the perfect solution for parents looking for an affordable, durable, and easy-to-use high chair for their little one. This high chair boasts a minimalist design that fits perfectly with modern homes, while also being lightweight and portable for ease of movement. The seat and tray are both effortless to clean, making mealtime a breeze for busy parents. With a combination of affordability, durability, and ease of use, the IKEA Antilop high chair is a great investment for families who want a high chair that can grow with their child and be used for multiple children.
Skip Hop Forma Backpack Diaper Bag
When it comes to choosing a diaper bag, it may be one of the most important decisions you make. The wrong bag can make outings with baby an hectic mess. We recommend Skip Hop Forma Backpack Diaper Bag - the ultimate solution for parents on-the-go. This stylish and functional diaper bag features a spacious interior with multiple compartments for all of your baby's essentials. The included changing pad ensures that you'll always be prepared for diaper changes, no matter where you are. With comfortable padded straps, this backpack is designed to be worn comfortably, even when it's fully loaded. The chic design of this bag is sure to complement any outfit and personal style, making it the perfect accessory for both moms and dads. Whether you're running errands or out exploring with your little one, this versatile and functional backpack has everything you need to stay organized and ready for anything. The best part is it has space for a laptop so it can be used beyond baby!
The Hatch Baby Rest Sound Machine is the perfect solution for parents looking to create a peaceful and calming environment for their baby. This innovative sound machine features adjustable volume and brightness controls, so you can create a customized sleep environment that's perfect for your little one. The compact and portable design makes it easy to take with you on the go, so your baby can enjoy a consistent and soothing sleep experience, no matter where they are. With a variety of sounds to choose from, including white noise, lullabies, and ambient sounds, it's designed to help soothe and calm your baby, promoting restful sleep. Whether you're using it at home or while traveling, this sound machine is the perfect addition to your baby's sleep routine.
When it comes to bottle feeding, every baby is different. Some babies will take to any bottle without fuss, while others only like to feed from certain bottles. The Bottle Box from Babylist allows you to try five of the most popular bottles among parents to see which one works best for you and your baby before stocking up!
Bibs are an absolute essential for your newborn. From bottle or breast feeding as an infant to introducing solid foods, bibs are your best friend when it comes to cutting back on messes and keeping those adorable outfits clean. These Moonkie Silicone Bibs are great for everyday wear, protecting your babes outfits from spit-up and drool, and not to mention, absolutely adorable. We also love that they come in a pack of three so you can always have a clean one on hand.
Baby snuggles are made so much better with a cozy swaddle blanket to wrap your little one in. Our Minnesota-themed swaddle blankets are ultra-soft, stretchy, and lightweight, keeping your babe extra snug without being too restricting.
Buttery soft and versatile, bodysuits are an essential piece for any growing baby. Pick bodysuits that are organic cotton or 100% cotton so it’s gentle on baby’s sensitive skin. Your infant will live in bodysuits for the first few months so a variety of styles, colors and styles to choose from will keep their outfits interesting. Bodysuits in short or long sleeve are great year-round!
One of our favorites is the Bees + These Organic Cotton Bodysuit.
Keeping your newborn warm and snug all night is vital, and so you'll want to be prepared with the best clothing to do so. Our sleepers collection includes a variety of options to meet you and your baby's needs. Bamboo, organic cotton, two piece, footie or convertible. We've got them all!
As your infant adjusts to life outside the womb, they'll spend most of their day sleeping and eating, and so soft and comfortable clothing is a must. Infant gowns were designed with mama in mind, with fold-over cuffs to prevent scratching and an adjustable tie at the bottom to make sure your little one is nice and snug inside. Ours come in an adorable blue with a knotted hat, or pink with a bow headband.
Chances are, you've already started preparing for your baby's arrival. Add and organize items from multiple websites and stores using MyRegistry.com.
MyRegistry.com is a universal baby registry website that lets you choose items from several different stores, including Blue Kangaroo Clothing. The online baby registry service provides a user-friendly browser extension that makes it easy to add products to your list, and it also has a smartphone app for in-store shopping.