Dressing up your baby to make them look all cute and beautiful is what every parent wishes for. Numerous baby brands are available to make your baby look as good as any other in your locality. Shopping for new baby clothes can be overwhelming for some parents which lead them to make wrong choices in selecting clothes for their baby. If you are on your first trip to the baby apparel shop do not get hustled by the large variety of clothes and the number of baby clothes brands on display. After all, you are the parent and you know what suits your baby the most.
If you like any particular brand or design do not make a run for it and take it home to try it on your baby. The firs criteria while shopping for clothes for your baby should be the size. For infants up to 6 months the clothes are generally categorized into two sizes. One for babies who are up to 3 months old and the other for three to six month old babies.
Another criterion to be taken into account is the growth of your baby. After six months your baby starts to grow. So if you buy clothes that are an exact size of what your baby was at the age of six months then you will be left with no choice but to store those clothes away. It is a good idea to buy oversized clothes for your baby during the three to six month range while you baby is still growing. Buying clothes of a smaller size an option for parents whose babies have a very small built or take time to develop their body.
Choosing the color is one aspect you do not have to worry much about. If you are not sure which way to go for your baby, just remember the golden rule – pink for girls and blue for boys. Although you can use vibrant colors which suit boys and girls alike.
Babies are known to be mischievous so selecting clothes without zippers or sharp buttons is preferable. Loosely fit clothes will help you change your baby with a lot of comfort. It is also comfortable for babies.
For babies learning to walk, clothes will get really messy as they crawl all around the house. Clothes which are easier to wash should be chosen. Spilling of food and drinks is another matter you will have to contend with so it is better to go for clothes from which you can easily remove the stains. Keep an extra set of clean clothes at your disposal. You never know when you might need it. After all babies love to play and there is no play without getting dirty.