10 eco-friendly new mother and baby essentials
It’s no surprise that having a baby can be incredibly expensive. From the cot to the carrier, there are countless ‘essentials’ that need buying before delivery day. With each of these purchases, however, there comes excessive plastic packaging too.
Now, with all eyes on the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s baby boy, we wanted to lend both Meghan and all the expectant and new mothers out there a hand in making their baby’s arrival as eco-friendly as possible. From bamboo muslin cloths to organic cloth carriers, there is a sustainable alternative for even the worst plastic polluters.
Made from super soft bamboo muslin squares with high contrast black and white patterns these essential cloths have been designed specifically to aid 0-4-month-old babies' cognitive and visual development.
Made from sustainable materials and housed in oxo-biodegradable packaging these award-winning hypoallergenic and super absorbent nappies are not only better for your baby but also for the world. Plus, they have cute little animal faces on the bum.
These 100% biodegradable bamboo baby wipes are a fantastic alternative to the normal wipes made from Polyester which contain millions of microfibers and harsh chemicals. Baby skin friendly they are super soft and fragrance-free.
These cute little leggings are made with 100% GOTS (Global Organic Textile Standard) organic cotton making them as soft as they are adorable. With elastic waist and ankle bands these will keep your baby warm and cosy through both play and sleep.
Made from 100% natural soft lambskin with leather backing, although not vegan-friendly, this pram liner uses no man-made materials and will provide warmth in winter and keep your baby cool in the summer by absorbing moisture and allowing a flow of air.
This adjustable, multi-carry position baby carrier made using organic cotton is perfect for allowing you to move around and travel with your baby by your side. With extra lumbar support, the carrier works to protect your back while you carry.
This nourishing oil blended with lavender, chamomile, marigold, jojoba and rosehip can be massaged into the skin of both mother and baby at night for soothed and soft skin for a comfortable night's sleep.
This 99.8% natural bathing product is formulated with coconut oil, sunflower oil and soy proteins. This gentle product naturally cleanses delicate skin without irritating or drying. Free from phthalates, parabens, petrolatum, or SLS you can rest assured that your baby's skin is safe and cared for.