Baby clothes essential in the layette
It's coming! Nerves before the arrival of our baby They are a mixture of impatience, happiness and joy, right? Therefore, it is very typical to start with the preparations almost since we are pregnant, and one of the things that can not be missed is the hospital basket. What clothes will our baby need? We tell you
First of all, remember that experts advise to have the basket ready one month before the expected date of delivery. The reason is not other than from the last month of pregnancy the baby can arrive almost at any time, and it is preferable to have everything ready for, at the time of giving birth, not worry about things that distract our attention.
Newborn baby clothes in the layette
The first thing you should keep in mind when preparing the layette for your baby it is at what time of the year the birth will occur, since there are clothes that will vary. Of course, as explained by the doctors of the Spanish Association of Pediatrics (AEP), newborns find it difficult to regulate their body temperature, so it is appropriate to cover their arms with long sleeves, feet with socks and head with a hat of cotton, whatever the time of year it may be.
Also, the best thing is that the clothes for when the baby is going to be born is Velcro or with some system that is Very easy to apply and remove, avoiding buttons, zippers and ties that can disturb the newborn. Here is the list with the basics to include:
-Bodys, pajamas, socks or booties and hat (best cotton) for about three or five days, because in principle it is not known how long you will be admitted. It can also be useful to wear mittens in case the baby scratches his face.
-Panels of the size of the newborn, children's wipes for sensitive skin and protective cream for the ass.
-Quantity to protect the baby from temperature change when leaving maternity.
-Bibers. Better that they be several, since it will be normal for them to stain them regularly.
Baby seat group zero, which is specific for newborn babies.
As you do not know how long you are going to stay in the hospital, it is best that both the baby and the future mother always carry something to spare, but, yes, without going over: you do not have to carry the house on your back. If something is missing, surely someone can do you the favor of going for it to a store or your house.
Angela R. Bonachera