Newborn Baby Essentials List In 2022

Preparing for your baby’s arrival? Here’s all the kit you need PLUS handy links to our buying guides. Also see our baby proofing checklist.

Sleeping & Nursey


Toiletries & Nappy Changing


  • Sleepsuits / baby grows / long sleeved suits
  • Vests / Short sleeved suits
  • Cardigans / Jackets
  • Snow suit or shawl
  • Hats
  • Mittens
  • Baby Booties
  • Baby Shoes
  • Pram suit
  • Gentle laundry detergent


Also see our guide to 20 Best Baby Travel Gear Items.

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Dominic Sawyer

Dominic has been writing on the web since 2000. He has a BSc (Hons) degree in Biological Sciences from Nottingham University and his research thesis has been published in journals. With a foundation in painstaking research he found his passion for travel and has worked in the sector for 20 years. He has written a book about travel and has extended his expertise to consumer research across the travel and leisure sector.