Pushchair blanket – do I really need one?
When putting together the list of things you will need for your baby, you will ask yourself whether you really need some of them. This also includes the pram blanket. The light blankets for the pram are popular accessories and their different designs will give your stroller an individual character.
What are the advantages of a pushchair blanket?
In the first few months your baby will sleep a lot in the stroller and it may be cool outside, you will probably put a pillow in there and the pram blanket is also a nice addition. You can lay the blanket over the pillow on warm days for your baby to sleep on and the blanket can be used to keep the baby warm in the buggy on colder days as well.
If you are still considering whether you need a blanket, it may help you to get an overview of the advantages. The blanket is additional protection against cold winds and it can also be used as a cover for the pram. In the park it can be used as a crawl blanket or underlay, so that you can comfortably carry your baby when you are on route. A lot of babies like consistency, at the beginning your child will not notice the blanket, but later it can become a favourite for cuddles.
Note: Do not leave your baby unattended when covered. It does not matter whether it lies in the pram or at home in the cradle. At night it is better to use a sleeping bag instead of a blanket.
Using the blankets as covers for pushchairs
The blanket can be used in more ways than just keeping your baby warm. They are available in different designs, sizes and colours and look great. The blankets in bright tones are very popular so are colours like beige, grey, white or even light green are also nice. You can choose blankets with patterns that are suitable for children like teddy bears, dogs, princesses, horses and cars.
You can choose between high-quality materials such as cotton and wool, or blankets lined with feathers and down. Make sure that the materials are as bio as possible, these are free of harmful substances and saves your babies sensitive skin from reacting to chemicals and harmful substances. Organic materials are tested and therefore a better choice.