Bassinest® new models offer Soothing Center

Building on the earlier success of the HALO Bassinest Swivel Sleeper, designed for infants from birth to 20 lbs., the company recently added three more models as well as a sleep Soothing Center which is incorporated into two of the models. All HALO Bassinest Swivel Sleepers rotate 360 degrees making it easy and safe for mom to get into and out of bed and to sleep safely next to her baby. They are height adjustable so they can rise to the level of a mattress and glide smoothly to rest on the bed itself. Two new models include the Rose …

Deki product turns stroller into rocker

Deki BabyBalanZ is an automatic, lightweight, and easy to use rocker for strollers. Developed in Spain, BabyBalanZ is a portable device that turns any stroller into an automatic baby rocker, thus allowing a caregiver doing other tasks. Just attach the BalanZ to a stroller’s front wheel and hit the “on” switch (actually, two “on” switches are designed for safety). The rocker’s 40 RPM motor gently moves the stroller back and forth in place. The device’s movement simulates an adult’s heartbeats and helps calm a baby. Designed for babies up to 18 months (or 28 lbs.), BabyBalanZ fits almost every stroller …

Baby Bee Hummingbirds offers kits for preserving memories

Baby Bee Hummingbirds, founded in by Amy McGlade, began as a way to mix her two skills: midwifery and art. Today the company offers do-it-yourself kits so that mothers can preserve their breast milk or a baby’s hair in a crystal pendant, earring, or ring. “Each & every piece of breast milk and keepsake jewelry is a truly unique and individual creation of wearable art,” says McGlade. The Australia-based company is offering kits to the United States market. According to the company breast milk (5 ml) is preserved with its 100% natural and organic elements. Once preserved the breast milk …

Beba Bean offers girls, boys apparel

Building on the success of the Pee-pee Teepee, Baby Bean’s first product, Lisa and Peter Malcic began designing more products to meet their philosophy “adorable meets practical.”  The line today includes bamboo layette, knitwear, blankets, shoes, toys, and pee-pee teepees. Boy’s apparel in sizes 0-3 months and 3-6 months includes rompers, sweaters, hoodies, and knit sets. Girl’s apparel, also in sizes from 0-3 months and 6-12 months includes dresses, sweaters, hoodies, knit sets, capes, headbands, and crocheted caps. Shown is the linen party dress in blue which features a sweet Peter Pan collar and a fully lined full body skirt. …

JuneBee Baby fashions are handknit for keeps

JuneBee Baby specializes in fair trade handmade baby clothing featuring heirloom quality baby knits. June Sayali, the company’s founder, says she believes in the “slow fashion” movement as an alternative to mass-produced clothing or fast-passing trends. JuneBee Baby garments are made by women artisans in Istanbul, Turkey. The apparel uses patterns such as cabled feather knots, Trinity stitches, mock honeycombs, twisted ribs, woven herringbones, and lace crochets. Shown here is the Cuddle Up Baby Boy Pullover available in sizes 12-18 months and 2T. Made of natural fibers in a gorgeous stitch pattern, this grey and blue sweater is easy to …

Emerald August features beach themes

Emerald August’s spring ‘17 collection features sailboats, palm trees, and coastal hues reminiscent of an island retreat. The collection includes the company’s signature tunic dresses, printed knitted dresses, and tunic tops, a halter dress, and more. Bloomer shorts, sun hats, rompers, and dresses are perfect for baby boys and girls. Shown is the Anna dress featuring sailboats. Apparel for baby girls is available in 5 sizes ranging from 0-3 months to 18-24 months and includes tops, leggings, and dresses. Apparel for girls in sizes 2-7 includes dresses, leggings, and tops. For more information call 678/ 733-2080 or visit www.emeraldaugust.com.

Splash About offers advanced swimwear

Splash About, a leading British manufacturer that designs and develops advanced, innovative swimwear for babies and children, is now making its collection available in the USA. Internationally recognized for its Happy Nappy, a swim-school approved reusable swim diaper, Splash About also integrates its signature swim diaper into fun swimming costumes and board shorts. Made from soft malleable neoprene so it’s comfortable on baby’s skin, the Happy Nappy has ribbing at the waist and legs that has a high rubber content making it highly effective against leaks. It is the only brand of swim diaper recommended by 99 percent of UK …

Blu Pony Vintage salutes fashions from another age

  Blu Pony Vintage takes a fundamental approach to children’s apparel manufacturing. “We make it local, make it with care and detail, and keep our wholesome integrity,” according to Bonnie Matthews, founder, and designer. Inspired by vintages children’s clothing from the 1920’s and 30’s, Blu Pony reproduces children’s garments with the same look and feel of that roaring time.    The company focuses on an era of manufacturing when items made were to be handed down for generations. ”We make vintage-inspired girl’s dresses and inspire a vintage lifestyle of innocence and adventure,” Matthews says. As a young girl, she helped …