6 April 2011

Baby Essentials: Simone from Hip Little One

Simone from the great kids blog Hip Little One has a great selection of recommendations (many of them Australian) for you as part of the Baby Essentials series here on Bondville. It's Part 5!
Favourite Wrap: Australian-designed Bubeewrap Organic wraps are easy for everyone to use, promote consistent wrapping and are made from organic fabrics.

Favourite Mobile: The Fisher Price Sweet MoonDreams Musical Mobile has a remote control, classical music, starlight show on ceiling, nightlight, and can be used as a music box.

Favourite Cot bedding: The Habitat Baby Garden Party Cot Set has a stunning print and is made from organic cotton. The Uimi Hugo blanket (another Australian company) is perfect for use in bassinet and pram, extremely soft and warm from 100% merino wool.

Favourite Bath: The FlexiBath is portable and compact, ideal for smaller bathrooms or when travelling.

Favourite Bath Products: For toddlers, the High Chair Couture oopsy daisy! beautiful baby(tm) High Chair Hair Care Rinse Free Shampoo means no need for water, and is an easy and convenient quick fix when out and about. For babies, Aromababy Pure Hair Cleanse from Thomastown, Victoria, is very neutral, organic and ideal for babies born prematurely.
Nappy Rash Cream: Aromababy Barrier Balm
Bath Gel: Aromababy Pure Baby Wash

Baby Carrier: The Close Parent Baby Carrier is perfect for tiny, premature babies and is made from organic cotton. The Boba Baby Carrier Organic is extremely comfortable, from 7kg all the way to toddlers.

Cot/Bassinet: The Cariboo Gentle Motions Bassinet is compact, classic, rocks baby to sleep and helps with reflux and colic.
Pram: Mountain Buggy Urban Double Elite.

Nappy Bag: The x-based OiOi Tan Leather Slouch Tote Diaper Bag is super stylish for the modern mummy even after the baby stage.

Mum Jewellery: Kooloman Designs Eliza Pendants are simply, stylish, classy, durable, personal and very precious.

Thanks so much Simone. Head over to Hip Little One to check out more of Simone's fabulous finds for kids. And click here to read more recommendations for newborns from kids industry friends in the Baby Essentials series.


  1. Steph, I adore the cot, I love it,s retro style and the colour is divine

  2. Roberta, how fun to have a pink cot! I'll have to find out from Habitat Baby where they sourced it. Might be personalised IKEA?


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