The sachets for the newborn layette are plastic or fabric bags able to contain everything you need to easily organize the baby’s linen changes for the days following the birth (usually a onesie, a leotard and socks are put on for each bag).
In fact, having all the clothes ready for the first day-to-day changes in the hospital bag is a very convenient thing for mothers who have just given birth. In fact, it is sufficient to deliver the ready-made bags to the nursery with the name and the dresses (one for each change). This avoids the mother being there to “ravanare” in the bag at a time when perhaps she just needs to rest.
What types of layette bags are there?
Generally on the market there are these two solutions: plastic bags and fabric bags. The choice between one or the other depends on the preferences and tastes of mothers.
Among the most popular we find the classic IKEA bags, which of course you can find in the stores. Cheap and practical.
Baby layette bags in plastic
The plastic sachets for the layette they are a solution that is very popular because they are practical, hygienic, odorless and space-saving. They are usually equipped with a functional slider that guarantees a completely insulating hermetic seal, capable of keeping the contents away from potential sources of contamination.
They can be found on the market really of all kinds, with very pretty designs, spaces or special labels to write the name and contained in elegant boxes and gift boxes. Really a lot of cute ones to take to the hospital.
However, there are not a few mothers who decide to buy simple plastic food bags with zip closure to save money.
Cloth newborn layette bags
The bags for the layette in fabric instead they are a more classic solution but always very practical, comfortable and that much like the most romantic mothers. These are normal bags in cotton or linen fabric with drawstring closure, that is with a pull ribbon. The great thing about these fabric bags is that they can be customized and after hospital use, they can be reused in many ways.
For example, they can be used to contain the baby’s change for outings, they can become bags for kindergarten, laundry racks for wardrobes or travel bags to pack.
Newborn bags for hospital: where to buy them?
Certainly i specialized shops for children they have birth bags in both plastic and fabric. However, it is easy to find them also stores such as OVS, Ikea and stocked supermarkets.
For those who love to do Online shopping here are some suggestions for buying baby sachets and bags on Amazon.
Envelopes Baby layette Goldge Hospital
Here are some very simple but cute baby bags. They are made of high quality frosted PE, are transparent and waterproof and are equipped with a slider for hermetic closure. They have designed a cute little monkey and are convenient, hygienic, reusable.
Layette bags Made in Italy
These sachets for the newborn layette they are really very beautiful, capacious and practical. They are produced in Italy with certified and safe materials that make them completely antibacterial, hypoallergenic, waterproof and odorless. The set is also equipped with a functional indelible marker with which it is possible to write, in the appropriate spaces on the bag, the name of the child and the day of the week corresponding to the layette. The set contains 10 sachets in an elegant gift box.
LOVABEAR Hospital Baby Layette Sachets
Do you like bears? Here are the Lovabear sachets that will keep dust and bacteria away from freshly washed dresses. Thanks to the space dedicated to write name and date you can divide the baby’s layette day by day so that, if you are unable, your partner can easily find the “first day” bag and deliver it to the nursing homes without fear of making a mistake. They have a gift box.
Layette envelopes with labels
SweetHoney instead offers 6 transparent bags for the newborn layette equipped with adhesive labels to write the name of the child. They have an airtight closure with a slider and a very nice design.
Neutral canvas bags
If you prefer fabric to plastic, here are some very simple ones gauze bags with drawstring closure. You can customize them with applications to sew or with designs to cross-stitch, or you can leave them as they are to use them later as bags for all or food.
Children’s laundry bags in cotton canvas
These bags are also made of fabric, but this time with colorful prints. They can contain the baby’s first changes and can be used later as changing bags when you go out for walks, as kindergarten bags or as bags for dirty linen and travel.
Customizable fabric bags
If you like the bags for the layette in embroidered fabric but you don’t know how to embroider, here is a solution that could be for you. These are fabric bags for the newborn whose machine-embroidered name can be ordered directly on Amazon.
DIY hospital infant changing bags
If you are DIY lovers or if you have a mother, grandmother, aunt or friend who knows how to sew and embroider, you can too making home-made baby bags. There are two things you can do:
- do all the bag completely by yourself→ in this case you will have to get the fabric that seems most suitable and that you like best;
- buy bags already sewn but designed to be embroidered and personalized embroidering the baby’s name and designs → in this case you will not waste time sewing, but you will still have the opportunity to make very nice hand-embroidered bags.
Birth bags to sew
If you have decided to do DIY layette bags here are two tutorials that you can follow (one photographic one in video
Layette holder bags to be embroidered
If you want to create gods instead birth bags to embroider, here is where you can find the ready-made bases:
Here, now you just have to choose your favorite bags and if you want to know what to pack, consult → the list of birth lists of the main Italian maternity wards present on Fertile Period!