Baby items checklist

Baby items checklist

A quick list of items you will need for the baby

By the editorial staff

Baby items checklist

You may not need all of the things on this list, and there may be items you need which are not on this list. But this list is a good place to start.

Baby´s Health Items

  • Thermometer (for a baby´s comfort, we suggest ear thermometers)
  • Lotions, baby oils, and powders

    Items for the Baby´s Safety

  • Baby Monitors
  • Baby Gates
  • Outlet Plugs

    Items for the Nursery

  • Crib or bassinet with mattress
  • Changing station
  • Diaper Pail
  • Mobiles
  • Bed Time and Lullaby Music

    Items for the home

  • Play Pen
  • Bouncer
  • Swing
  • Walker
  • Potty Chair
  • Hamper
  • Baby Toys
  • Story Books
  • Growth Chart

    For a Travelling Baby

  • Infant Car Seat
  • Infant & Toddler Car Seat
  • Toddler Booster Car Seat
  • Diaper Bag
  • Back Carrier or Papoose
  • Stroller/Carriage
  • Light Weight Travel Stroller
  • Travel Play Yard

    Nursing and Feeding

  • Breast Pump
  • Nursing Pillow
  • 4-6 4 oz. Bottles
  • 4-6 8 oz. Bottles
  • Hi-Chair
  • Pacifier
  • Bibs


  • Hat and Bonnet
  • Socks and Booties
  • Footed Sleepers
  • Onesies


  • Crib Sheet
  • Baby Quilt or Crib Blanket
  • Crib Pad
  • Receiving Blankets
  • Changing Table Pad
  • Changing Table Cover
  • Comforter or skirt

    Bathing Time

  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Shampoo
  • Wipes
  • Wipes Warmer
  • Wash Cloths
  • Towels
  • Bath Toys

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