1. Nursery Furniture:
A crib, changing table, and rocking chair are the basic pieces of nursery furniture. You may also want to add a dresser or storage unit to the nursery.
2. Bedding and Linens:
A crib sheet, mattress protector, bumper pad, and blanket are all standard bedding items for a crib. You will also need sheets, blankets, and towels for the baby's room.
3. Decorations and Accessories:
Some popular nursery decorations include wall decals, mobiles, and rugs. You may also want to purchase a diaper pail, clothes hamper, and baby monitor.
A lamp is a must-have in any nursery. You may also want to consider a nightlight or ceiling light fixture.
5. Storage Solutions:
clutter can quickly become an issue in a baby's room. Invest in some storage solutions such as shelves, baskets, or bins to keep everything organized.
6. Baby Clothes and Shoes:
It is important to have plenty of clothes and shoes for your new baby. Be sure to have both newborn and 0-3 month sized clothing on hand.
7. Bath Time Supplies and Accessories:
Some essential bath time supplies include a bathtub, washcloth, and hooded towel. You may also want to purchase some bath toys to keep your baby entertained.
8. Diapering Supplies:
A diaper genie is a must-have for any diapering parent! Other diapering supplies include diapers, wipes, diaper cream, and rash cream.
9. Feeding Supplies:
Bottle warmer? Bottle brush? Sippy cups? Make sure you have everything you need to bottle feed your baby before they arrive!
10. Safety Equipment:
A safety gate is a good idea for keeping your baby safe while they're learning to crawl and walk. Other safety equipment includes cabinet locks, outlet covers, and smoke detectors.