List of Items you will need for your newborn!

As a new mom, I wanted to know what I needed to buy for my son when he came out.  So, I started compiling a list of items that other moms found essential and useful for their kids. I hope this list will be useful for you as well.

  Items Desired Brand/Style Ref. Price $ Quantity needed Checklist (qty)
Gear
1. Infant Car Seat Britax or Graco 140 1 1
2. Stroller Britax or Graco 200 1 1
3. Rear view infant mirror Fisher Price or others 10 1 1
4. Baby Carrier Ergobaby or BabyBjorn 80 1 1
Furniture and accessories
5. Crib Any brand 150 1 1
6. Mattress Any brand 100 1 1
7. Mattress cover American Baby organic waterproof 40 amazon 1 1
8. Mattress sheet American Baby organic cotton 13 amazon 2 1
9. Musical Mobile Any brand 1 1
10. Changing pad LA baby 4 sided 25 1 1
11. Flannel Changing pad Any brand 10 1 1
12. Glider 

Any brand 

150 

0
13. Bouncer Fisher-Price Rainforest 42 1 1
Nursing and Feeding
14. Bottles Playtex Drop-Ins BPA free Newborn Starter set or Phillips Avent 14 1 set 1
15. Nipples Any kind (different size) 2 each? May be needed 5
16. Bottle brush OXO Tot with Nipple Cleaner or Phillips AVENT 4-7 1 1
17. Breast pump Medela In style 250 May be needed 1
18. Bottle Sterilizer Dr. Brown’s Microwave Steam Sterilizer 30 1 1
19. Breast cream MotherLove Herbal 9 1 1
20. Boppy pillow/Nursing pillow 

My Best Friend or others 

35 

May be needed 

21. Burping cloths Any brand 5/pk3 3ea or 1pk 5
22. Bibs Any brand 14/pk10 5-10ea 15
Clothing
23. Receiving blankets Aden +Anais 40/pk4 1pk 4
24. Swaddle Me infant wrap Summer Infant or Kiddopotamus 10 ea 2ea 2
25. Snap shirts (Newborn or 0-3m) Snapibasic Mitten Sleeves or Gerber or others 12/pk3 1 pk 3
26. Onesies underwear (newborn) Gerber Organic or Carters or others 15/pk4 1 pk 1
27. Sleep N play (newborn) Gerber or Carters 20/pk3 1 pk 1 pk
28. Hat (0-6m) Gerber or others 10/pk5 2ea 2
29. Booties and socks (newborn) Carters or Luvable Friends 10-15/pk6 5ea 6
30. Mitten Any brand 5/pk2 2ea May be needed 1
31. Sleep bag/wearable blanket (Small) HALO 20 1 2
32. Hooded Towel Any brand, 100% cotton 14/pk3 1 pk 1ea
33. Blanket Any brand A few 2
Diapers and related
34. Diapers Pampers or Huggies A lot A lot
35. Baby wipes Huggies or kirkland A lot A lot
36. Baby wipe warmer Any brand 20 1 1
37. Diaper rash cream Desitin 6/3.5oz 3 3
38. Diaper champ/diaper genie 

Any brand 

25 

39. Diaper bag Any brand 30 1 1
40. Pee-pee Teepee 

Any brand 

10/pk3 

1pk 

41. Diaper ointment Aquaphor Baby healing Ointment 28/pk28oz A lot A lot
Hygiene and related
42. Shower gel and shampoo Aveeno baby 5/18oz A lot A lot
43. Baby nail clipper The First Years American Red… 2.5 1 1
44. Baby Comb and brush Summer Infant or others 6 1 1
45. Baby thermometer Braun Thermoscan Ear Thermometer with ExacTemp Technology 38ea 1 1
46. Nasal Aspirator Any brand 3 1 1
47. Baby oil J&J 10/pk2 A lot A lot
48. Baby Clothes Detergent Dreft 16/100oz A lot A lot
49. Infant tub The first Year’s Infant to Toddler Tub with Sling 18 amazon 1 1
50. Washcloths Spasilk or others 10/pk10 2 pk 1 pk
Others
51. Parenting book What To Expect in the First Year 10 amazon 1 1
52. Baby First Year memory book Any brand 15ea 1 1