Children's sizes of newborns
Pregnancy and childbirth behind, now there are new, but such pleasant troubles. If pregnancy is the first, then there is much to learn, understand, there will be many questions on the upbringing of the baby, and this is not surprising, because before you is your long-awaited child who is very in need of your care.
Dimensions of newborns
Everyone knows that all babies are born with different weights and height, some can be quite small (with a weight of 2 kg and a height of 48-50 cm), and others - sturdy (from 4 kg and 55 cm). Therefore, before buying a baby's clothes for a future mother, you need to figure out what baby sizes of newborns exist. Buying things, you need to pay attention to ensure that they do not constrain your baby. You do not need to buy a lot of clothes of the same size, because the size of the newborn changes quickly, you do not have time to put on one set, as the second will already be small. It happens also that a child was born with a low weight, but a large growth, or vice versa, so that each child's clothes are selected individually. For general information: when buying clothes for babies, you need to pay attention not only to height and weight, but also to parameters such as the volume of the head to pick up the cap or cap, girth of the hips, abdomen and chest.
Clothes for baby
Today, most mothers prefer foreign manufacturers. The sizes of children's clothes of foreign manufacturers can be looked in the table.
The dimensions of the newborn by months can be viewed using the following grid. It is considered the easiest and easiest to remember - every 3 months you need to add 6 cm to the previous size of clothes:
- the size of the baby from 1 to 3 months is 56 cm;
- from 3 months to 6 months - 62 cm;
- from six months to nine months - 68 cm;
- from 9 months to 1 year - 74 cm;
- from year to 1.5 years - 80 cm;
- from 1,5 to 2 years - 86 cm.
As we have already understood above, the size of newborn children is different. So the clothes for babies are different, depending on the manufacturer. Therefore, every mom should know the size of her baby so as not to get lost at the sight of unfamiliar figures on the labels.
How to choose a hat or cap for a child
Hats, bonnets are one of the necessary things in the wardrobe babies. When selecting a headdress, you must know the circumference of the head of the newborn. The first time you will learn this indicator in the hospital. At birth, a neonatologist will make a measurement, since this serves as one of the important characteristics of a newborn's development.
- at birth - about 35 cm;
- at the age of 3 months - 40 cm;
- at 6 months - 44 cm;
- at 9 months - 46 cm;
- in 12 months - 47 cm;
- in 1.5 years - 48 cm.
Now, knowing the circumference of your baby's head, you can easily pick up his hat. When choosing clothes and a cap, it is best to pay attention to models made from natural fabrics, so that the seams are on the outer part of the product, since the skin of the newborn is still very tender, and it is very easy to provoke irritation. Most importantly, the clothes baby was comfortable, practical and did not bring any discomfort.
Necessity of a crib for a newborn
A cot for a newborn is one of the important purchases for a new family member. The child should sleep separately. The choice of the crib should be done very carefully, because it is in it that your baby will spend most of his time. In it you can eat from a bottle, play with pendant toys, and not just sleep. Baby cot should be high-quality, completely safe, and most importantly - comfortable not only for crumbs, but for you. It should be in harmony with the existing interior. At birth, the dimensions of newborn children, as we have already found out, are individual. In this regard, and the crib is better to choose individually.
Crib for newborn baby
Today, the choice of beds is very large, although several years ago there were problems with this, they were issued in a standard way. Only an order, for a fee, it was possible to make a suitable and individual baby cot, and this, accordingly, entailed additional cash costs. To pick up a baby cot, there is no need to run around the shops. Internet shops have become so popular now that parents need only spend time choosing a model from a computer.
Cots are available for both newborns and older children. In Russia there is a general standard for a baby crib. In accordance with it, its dimensions are 120 x 60 centimeters, and taking into account the thickness of the lamellas, the dimensions increase to 128 x 68 centimeters. Given the size of the newborn, these beds are suitable for both the baby and the older children, that is, up to 4 years.
European standards provide for dimensions of 125 x 65 centimeters, although the age range does not change. In shops, you can often find Greek, Italian, German products. For convenience, it is best to choose a bed with dimensions of 140 x 70 centimeters, then to go straight to a teenage one. Now you can meet the so-called "transformers" (170 x 60 centimeters) with a chest of drawers for the baby's things. Such models can be used up to 7 years of age. Dimensions of the crib for the newborn now you know, it remains only to choose the most comfortable and comfortable.
Cots for the little ones
The sizes of newborn babies are so small that they use various miniature cradles as cribs for them. They are mostly used before the baby is not half a year old. The size of an ordinary cradle is about 97 x 55 centimeters, and its height depends on the specific model. If the height of the bed of a regular baby crib is regulated by lowering and raising the bottom (in the range from 40 to 80 centimeters), the cradles can be used either on the floor or installed at any convenient height. A distinctive feature of the cradle is that they are made in the form of a single bowl, upholstered in a soft cloth.
Now, choosing a crib for a baby, you will provide him with care, sweet sleep and a happy pastime. Buy models with suitable sizes, with colorful designs, high quality. So that it fits perfectly into the already existing interior.