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How to Shop for Baby Bedding Your nursery's "fashion personality" is driven by its bedding and decor. So whether you're thrilled with frills or psyched for city-chic, follow your sense of style. Then add the bedding basics for baby's comfort.crib bedding sets
Choose a 4-pc. set that includes a comforter, fitted sheet, bumper and dust ruffle. Or a 6-pc. set that also includes a diaper stacker and window valance.
infant bedding basics
These items are essential to daily life with baby. They include waterproof mattress pads, absorbent sheet savers, fitted sheets, plus wearable blankets and/or receiving blankets for swaddling.
changing table basics
Lots of changes means you'll need a supply of these basics including a foam-cushioned changing table pad, pad covers and multi-use pads for quick changes on the go or at home without the changing table.
Note: For baby's safety, always use bedding as instructed by the manufacturer.The Complete Crib Keeping baby comfortable and safe in her crib is easy when you have all the basics. Happily, many come in decorative colors and designs to complete the look of your dream nursery.Infant Bedding Basics These everyday essentials add up to the perfect nesting spot for your little one.
Changing Table Basics With so many daily diaper and clothing changes, you'll want baby to be as comfy as possible. And these are the basic items you'll need for the job.changing table pad
This contoured, cushioned pad will give baby the support and comfort she needs during those frequent changes.
changing pad cover
Soft fabric cover fits snugly over the changing pad to protect baby's sensitive skin.
multi-use pad
A portable choice. Tuck it in your diaper bag for road trips and restroom visits, or for general use at home to protect bedding and furniture.
Baby Blanket Basics wearable blankets
Keep baby warm and cozy in the crib, some feature integrated swaddle option.
swaddle blankets
Soothe baby by recreating the familiar snugness of the womb. Help reduce colic and the risk of SIDs.
receiving blankets
All-purpose blankets for lightweight warmth on the go or at home & perfect for swaddling.
midweight blankets
Similar multi-purpose option to receiving blankets with a bit more warmth.
Infant Bedding Checklist Use this checklist to help identify the necessities and accessories you'll need to keep baby comfy.
Bedding # Needed
  • Crib Bedding Set
  • Fitted Crib Sheets
  • Receiving Blankets
  • Mid-Weight Blankets
  • Sheet Savers
  • Waterproof Mattress Pads
  • Waterproof Multi-Use Pads
  • Changing Table Pad
  • Changing Table Pad Covers
  • 1
  • 4-6
  • 5-7
  • 2-4
  • 4-6
  • 2-4
  • 2-4
  • 1
  • 4-6
Room Decor # Needed
  • Storage Baskets/Bins
  • Wall Hangings
  • Crib Mobile
  • Switch Plate Cover
  • Hamper
  • Rug
  • Window Valances
  • Diaper Stacker
  • Lamp
  • Wall Border/Decals
  • 3-6
  • 1-2
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
  • as required
  • 1
  • 1
  • 1
Some bedding items listed here are also included on the nursery checklist.
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