Bassinets are perfect for younger babies before moving the baby to a crib. They allow your child to sleep comfortably throughout the night especially if you are still recovering from delivery. A bassinet can be placed right next to your bed to allow you to access the baby at night quickly. Most of them are mobile, and you can easily carry your baby around the house when you are doing other things. They differ in price, quality, durability as well as the features. These are some of the top 10 best-selling bassinets in 2017 that would be perfect for your baby.
10. HALO Bassinest Swivel Sleeper Bassinest, Premiere
This is one of the best bassinets the market has seen. It has amazing features such as the meshed sides that allow air to ensure the baby breathe comfortably throughout. It can be adjusted to fit the height of any bed. It also has a lighting system that provides light at night. The bassinet has music sound that sooth the baby to sleep soundly including vibrations. One can set the system in the bassinet to alert you when it’s time to feed your newborn. It can rotate so as to bring the baby closer. It sells for $249.99.
9. Kolcraft Cuddle and Care 2-in-1 Bassinet
This bassinet is very affordable and comes with very great features. Kolkraft would be perfect for the parents who wants a bassinet that has that vintage look and is also stylish. It has a mobile overhead that protects the child if a foreign object falls from above. The inside is a bit raised to prevent the baby from lying flat on the back. The legs are contoured to allow one to be able to rock it side to side in a soothing motion gently. It also has wheels that make it mobile hence one can move if quickly without having to wake the baby. It sells for $249.99.
8. Travel Bassinet BRICA “Fold N’ Go”
It is simple and allows you to carry it around for your child to take a nap anytime. It provides the newborn with comfort as well as safety. You do not have to worry about having to miss out on picnics or trips because of the baby. The sides of this bassinet are very firm and have a safe-t- lock for security. You can easily remove the mattress pad and the sheets for cleaning. It sells for $36.95-$76.91.
7. BabyBjorn Gentle Rocking Cradle
It brings a sense of fashion into the room since the design is classy and elegant. It brings a natural feel to the whole experience since it does not have vibrations, bells, and whistle which provide music for the baby. The material used are safe and have been tested to avoid accidents. The mesh used allows it to be breathable and also very light weight. The mattress used is very comfortable and supports the baby very well. It sells for $279.96.
6. Arm’s Reach Concepts Cambria CoSleeper Bassinet
This bassinet acts as a co-sleeper while at the same time guaranteeing the safety of the baby by eliminating the risk of suffocation. For new moms who have had to go through C-section their movement is limited and thus having a co-sleeper is a life saver for them. This co-sleeper has meshed sided for ventilation and a firm mattress that is perfect for the baby. The sides can be pulled down so as one can access the baby when you want to nurse and pulled back once the baby is returned. It offers storage baskets at the bottom to help put some essential items for the baby. It sells for $187.15.
5. Summer Infant Bentwood Bassinet with Motion
It comes with a height that fits most beds and is very attractive. One fantastic feature is the ability to move in slow and silent rocking motion that is soothing to the baby. The speed of this movement is easily adjustable. The bassinet provides a huge lower storage basket which can be used to store baby items. It can support kids that weigh up to 15 pounds. The canopy can be adjusted quickly to cover the distance needed so as to protect the child. It sells for $119.99.
4. Delta Sweet Beginnings Bassinet
It is very simple and also has modern features. It brings the traditional bassinet look with it with a dust skirt and an adjustable canopy. The mattress is very firm and comfortable on the baby ensuring that the baby sleeps soundly. It has a nightlight to give light at night especially for infants that can’t sleep when it is dark and soothing music. It has wheels to allow movement even when the baby is sleeping. It sells for $55.56.
3. The Stokke Sleepi mini bundle
For this product, you will certainly have to dig deeper into your pockets, but it is worth it since it comes with very amazing features. It is made from beech wood frame that is very durable and can serve the user for an extended period. This bassinet is circular and shaped like a nest and has wheels on its legs to allow movement. Once the baby has outgrown the bassinet, it can be converted into a baby crib which fits older kids. This makes this product most preferred since it offers a one-stop shop for the parents. It sells for $599.00.
2. Graco pack and play reversible napper and changer, Nyssa
This Graco brand comes with a bassinet that they often refer as a napper. It works perfectly as a bassinet as well as a changing spot for the child. It is very easy to move it around the house so as to make your baby accessible. One feature that this product has is that it offers a place to play once your baby has grown out of the bassinet that is very safe. You do not need to buy another product for this reason. It sells for $89.38.
1. Fisher-price newborn rock’n and play sleeper, Geo Meadow
It is very lightweight making it easily portable from room to room when the baby is sleeping inside. It also acts as a place where you can sit the baby to play when you are too tired. It gives the child the feeling of being cradled making it comfortable for newborns. It is perfect for children who are under six months and those who weigh under 25lbs. The price is very affordable and has not been exaggerated like those of other bassinets. It sells for $48.29.
For your newborn to be able to sleep for many hours, a bassinet is a must have product. They help guarantee safety, comfort and also makes the child close to the mother throughout the day. Before purchasing one, you have to consider the weight it will be able to hold, the durability, safety, comfort, price, and the features it comes with.