Layette Checklist

LAYETTE CHECKLIST:

Whether you are a first-time mother or a seasoned pro, it can be easy to overlook your layette needs. But when your bundle of joy arrives, he/she is going to need clothing! What is a "layette"? Essentially, it is everything your new baby needs for their first year! But to most people, the term "layette" simply means a baby's first wardrobe. Here is a helpful list of basics:

 

  • 1 Take me home set (undershirt, stretchie/outfit, hat, blanket
  • 6-8 Undershirts
  • 4 outfits
  • 6-8 stretchies
  • 2-3 Hooded towels
  • 4 sleep gowns
  • 1 heavy sweater
  • 2-3 sleep sacks
  • 4 receiving blankets/ swaddles
  • 4 hats
  • 2 sets of scratch mitts
  • 2 pacifier clips
  • 4 pacifiers
  • 6 burp cloths
  • 3 bibs
  • 1 bunting
  • BRIS ADD-ONS:
  • 1 Bris outfit
  • 1 matching hat
  • 1 matching blanket
  • 2 pillows
  • 2 receiving blankets
  • 2 burp cloths
  • 2 pacifiers