Things to Consider when choosing organic?
What are you looking for in baby products.?Is style or comfort more important to you? Are you concerned with babies physical safety and the safety of the planet? Then organic baby products may be the answer for your baby’s needs. If you choose organic, you may have to be more careful in purchases and budget more carefully. Often organic baby gifts are more expensive and do not come in some of the vibrant colors of polyester products. Many organic baby products are white or soft blue, pink or natural. You may have to be more creative in creating a unique nursery by embroidering with accent colors .A few companies have mastered the ability to dye cotton with organic dyes that produce vibrant colors, but most organic products are neutral.
Are you willing to sacrifice style for safety? We think you can have both with our organic products which combine safety and style.
Soft organic security blanket from Under the Nile
Here is why you need to buy dress baby in organic clothes and cover him with organic blankets.
The skin is our largest organ and what touches baby’s skin during the first few critical months may have lasting affect on his well being for the rest of his life. He is usually covered from head to toe with hats and booties and blankets for the first few months. The first few months of his life baby is in a reclining position 90 % of the time and is often swaddled with a blanket. He breathes the air around him and if there are chemical fumes from the clothing ,blankets and crib bedding that surround him ; he breathes these chemicals .
If his favorite stuffed animal or security blanket isn’t organic , he is putting this non-chemical free fabric in his mouth .He is touching this security blanket with his fingers, chewing on it and putting his face on it. If his bath towel isn’t organic, you are drying him with a fabric loaded with chemicals. 3 Sprouts has beautiful organic towels that are both fashionable and safe.
Organic walrus towel from 3 Sprouts is hit with new babies!
More and more manufacturers are trying to provide environmentally friendly choices for baby’s bedding and organic layettes .
Tips for picking the best Organic clothing
1. Choose companies for your layette like Under Nile;companies that use Egyptian cotton that is handpicked, free of chemicals and pesticides provide beautiful organic layettes.
2.Make sure the products are dyed with metral-free or vegetable .
3. Make sure the dyes are soy-free.
. 4. Make sure hese organic textiles are not bleached.
Following these four tips will help you find beautiful organic clothes that will help baby adjust to his new environment safely and even prevent skin allergies in your newborn.
The softest organic layette by Under the Nile
It is important to understand the terminology when you are searching for organic baby products. To be certified organic, it means that the raw cotton mst meet strict standards set forth by the government and private boards that regular inspect the products.
There are other buzz words which imply organic ,but don’t actually meet the strict regulations. Many products are labeled green or eco-friendly . Some of these can be very safe if they are guaranteed to be pesticide free, but they are not organic. It is important to help the planet so sustainable or eco-friendly products are a step above synthetics, but don’t be mislead and think they are organic if they are not labeled organic.
Good luck in your search for organic baby products and gifts. Please let us know if you find any wonderful organic brands that we should carry.