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Top 10 Essential Baby Buys – The Splurge Budget

We round up the top 10 baby items you really need. Costing £1334.99 in total, these are the perfect buys if you have cash to splash

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Sola 2 in 1 pushchair, £339, mamasandpapas.com

Be the ultimate yummy mummy with this stylish pushchair, it offers both forward and parent facing options and reclines flat too.
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Cybex Aton car seat, £135, mamasandpapas.com

Car Seat

This Group 0+ car seat is suitable from birth to fifteen months and can be attached onto the Sola pushchair chassis to form a travel system.

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Baby Bjorn Miracle carrier £76, amazon.co.uk

Carrier

Made from supersoft cotton, this deluxe carrier will take your baby from newborn to around 15 months.

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Closer to Nature electric pump, £99.99, mothercare.com

Breast Pump

Perfect for regular expressing, this is a neat, compact and discreet pump that is compatible with the Closer to Nature range of feeding bottles.

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Phillips Avent 3 in 1 steriliser, £60, boots.com

Steriliser

This steriliser takes all bottles sizes and is ideal for compact kitchens as the size can be adjusted depending on how much equipment you need to treat.

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Bloom Alma cot, £299, peppermint.co.uk

Cot

This iconic cot is cleverly designed to fold away and is available in a range of colours. The smaller size makes it a great choice when space is at a premium.

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Quilted bag, £70, bababing.com

Changing Bag

Combine style and practicality with this clutch style bag, it has a removable mat and lots of pockets for all your baby gear. It’s wipe clean too – phew.

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Clarity Video Monitor, £76, Lindam at tesco.com

Monitor

Keep tabs on your baby as they sleep with this affordable video monitor. It has infrared night vision so you can see even in the dark, and a range of over 500 feet.

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So Pretty bedding bale, £125, Silver Cross, samueljohnston.com

Bedding

This bedding set includes cotbed quilt, bumper, fitted sheet, flat sheet, pillowcase, blanket, sleeping bag and nursery wall hanger and is available in blue too.

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Gift basket, £55, babyblooms.co.uk

Time to drop some hints, this beautiful bouquet of clothing would make a fab maternity leave present. With 12 pieces of newborn clothing it has everything you need for the first few weeks.

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