types of swaddles
Miracle Blanket (They Don’t Call Them This For Nothing) Babies can be a little crazy, right? To …
Parents voted the aden + anais Classic Muslin Swaddle the most versatile, the HALO SleepSack the easiest to use, the Miracle Blanket Swaddle the most secure, the Summer Infant SwaddleMe the simplest to work in the dark, etc.
Types of Swaddle Blankets. If nothing else, buy the DVD so you can learn how to properly do the 5 S’s (swaddling, side, shushing, swinging, sucking) to help reduce unnecessary crying in your baby/babies. We learned some techniques for swaddling, and we were so excited to do them with our babies to help them get used to life outside the womb.
Usually sold in a set of two, the swaddles are similarly priced to the Muslin, and come in a variety of sizes, colors, and patterns. In order to select the right stage (size) for your child, each product also has weight and height restrictions to ensure your baby is safe and snug in each swaddle.
Most Popular Swaddling Blankets. By a large margin, the two most popular swaddling blankets are the SwaddleMe and Halo Sleepsack (with velcro). Both of these have a sleeping bag pouch to keep legs warm and a velcro wrap to keep the arms down and minimize the startle reflex.
This is one of the best types of swaddle which are multi-purpose soft blankets that can be used for swaddling and more. Most of the swaddle blankets come with instructions for 1 or more easy techniques and you can become a master swaddler in no time.
We review the most popular baby swaddles on sale and put them to the test with one fussy newborn. Find out the best swaddle for newborns.
Totally agree about the the receiving blankets. They did actually work on our son when he was first born (he was only 5lbs) but not for long. Then we moved on to the Miracle Blanket, which we also wore out. He did actually start busting out of that eventually, though, and we ended up getting the Halo Sleep Sack Swaddles. I loved them.