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Figuring out what to buy for your new baby can be overwhelming. We're here to tell you that it's okay to skip the wipes warmer, and point you to the products that will get you through those exciting first months with ease. We put super-mom Andrea Arria-Devoe on the case (plus, she's expecting #2!).

Clothing

oeufnyc

oeufnyc

Pick and choose your basics (bodysuits, tops, footie bottoms, beanies) from this handsome organic Pima cotton layette.

nature baby

nature baby

This wear-everywhere bodysuit is the infant's version of an LBD.

petit bateau

petit bateau

Nobody beats this French stalwart in the
adorable pajama department.

zoe b.

zoe b.

Send your newbie off to dreamland with this sleepy hat.

etiquette

etiquette

Unisex design and color makes this six-pack of Italian combed cotton socks a winner. Plus, they don't lose their stretch after repeat washing.

Blankets

j. crew

j. crew

For chillier temps, this cashmere blanket is heart-meltingly sweet.

petites frites

petites frites

These extra-large throws make for nice play mats and toasty stroller rides. The earthy hues are also grown-up-friendly.

aden and anais

aden + anais

These lightweight, multi-purpose muslin blankets have become de rigeur for new moms. Use them for everything: swaddling, burping, wiping up spittle, and covering up while nursing.

Feeding

lille boutique

momamia

This comfortable nursing bra has easy snaps for being quick on the draw and somehow still makes you feel sexy.

diapers.com

medela

The Pump in Style Advanced by Medela is fast, battery-operated, and comes with a handy carryall, as well as a removable cooler for storing milk up to 12 hours. A must for moms going back to work, so that someone else can feed the baby while you get some much-deserved shut-eye.

layla grace

dwell studio

This sweet two-piece cloth set
makes burping ladylike.

mighty nest

life factory

These sturdy glass baby bottles are free of all the bad stuff (BPA, phthalates, lead, PVC). Plus, they can go in the dishwasher for easy cleaning and the freezer for storing precious breast milk.

Diapering

vipp

vipp

A diaper pail that's as pleasing to the eye as it is to the nostrils.

mayron's goods

mayron's goods

Tame rashes with this nice-smelling diaper and barrier cream packed with vitamins, antioxidants and essentials oils.

honest co.

honest co.

Besides having Mother Nature's nod of approval, these patterned biodegradable diapers are just plain cute.

bumgenius

bumgenius

A microfiber terry lining makes this all-in-one cloth diapering system user-friendly (really!) and easy on the wallet.

noodle and boo

noodle and boo

Hypo-allergenic and alcohol-free, these wipes are super-soft on little heinies.

apple & bee

apple & bee

If you don't have a changing table, an eco-friendly patterned changing mat will do the trick.

Bathing

boon

boon

A two-position tub cradles baby's head and expands to fit toddlers. Plus, it collapses for easy storage.

3 sprouts

3 sprouts

Is it possible for your little monkey to look any cuter after a bath? When wrapped up in a hooded animal towel, absolutely.

little bamboo

little bamboo

Don't forget to wash behind tiny ears with this pack of three gentle bamboo and cotton washcloths.

erbaviva

erbaviva

Baby wash and shampoo made with the purest ingredients for delicate infant skin.

Grooming

tweezerman

tweezerman

Keep tiny nails neat and tidy with a miniature set of tools including nailbrush, scissors, file, and clippers.

elegant baby

elegant baby

Your baby is bound to get the sniffles. Be prepared with this handy first aid kit complete with digital thermometer, nasal aspirator, medicine dropper, and more.

skip hop

skip hop

This adorable brush, comb, and mirror set is shaped like a bunny when not in use (which makes grooming time more like playtime).

Sleeping

nook sleep systems

nook sleep systems

No matter what crib you choose, splurge on an organic mattress. The natural materials used in this bedding system promote oxygen flow, which helps baby sleep longer and deeper. Score!

anderson

anderson

To crib or not to crib? Whatever your bedtime story, this simple design is a winner.

little auggie

little auggie

Wild horses couldn't drag you away from the sight of your little one asleep on this fitted sheet.

moba

moba

A modern Moses basket made from recyclable material that's easy to clean, carry, and makes a great catchall for toys once baby has outgrown it. Need we say more?

noe and zoe

noé and zoë

Your little star can't kick off this cozy, quilted sleep sack during the night.

Traveling

uppababy

uppababy

Once you're ready to leave the house, you'll need a stroller. This one has a ton of useful features like a bassinet, car seat compatibility, extendable sunshade, and more. Plus, add-ons to accommodate a second and third child.

ergobaby

ergobaby

A comfortable carrier made of strong cotton canvas lets you keep baby close while having your hands free.

graco

graco

FYI: They won't let you leave the hospital without a car seat. This tried-and-true, rear-facing model from Graco is a good value.

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