Mother and Baby

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,

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,

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,


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,

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,


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,


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,

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


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,


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,

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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