We round up the top ten essential baby items you really need. Costing just £329.45 in total, these are the perfect buys if money is tight.
U Move Pushchair Travel System, £123.99, argos.co.ukPushchair and Car Seat
Featuring a pushchair and infant car seat this travel system is a bargain at just under £125.
Red Kite Four Way Carrier, £18, asda.comBaby Carrier
This carrier is so versatile – it can be used forward or parent facing, worn on the back or in a nursing position. Great if you want to see if baby wearing is for you before you part with serious cash.
Natural Touch Breast Pump £14.99, boots.comBreast Pump
A lovely compact hand pump, that’s really affordable and perfect for occasional expressing or to ease engorgement.
Cold Water Steriliser £14.99, boots.comSteriliser
Perfect for home and holiday use this steriliser fits three wide neck bottles and is a really economical buy.
Sniglar Cot, £35, Ikea.comCot
Dressed up with a cute bumper and a mobile, you’d never guess that this cot is such a bargain. An amazing budget buy.
Changing Bag, £29.99, babiesrus.co.ukChanging Bag
This lightweight bag will fit all your baby essentials and can be fitted over your pushchair handles or worn over your shoulder. It comes with a changing mat, too.
Motorola MBP11 portable digital audio monitor, £34.50, tesco.comMonitor
Providing crystal clear reassurance wherever you are in your house and up to 300m away, this digital monitor is a sound investment.
Pure Cotton Assorted Starter Set, £18, marksandspencer.com.Clothing
This set has everything you need to start off your baby’s wardrobe, including an all-in-one, jacket, two body suits and a bib.
Bedding Bale, £39.99, mothercare.comBedding
This nursery bundle includes two blankets, one fleece and one cellular, two fitted sheets, and comes in a choice of pink, grey and blue.