Newborn Baby Essentials List

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.

Baby Added Extras