You have been waiting to give birth to your baby and when she or he is born, it is something natural to worry about your baby all the time. You always check your baby, whether he or she is still breathing or not, warm enough or not, hungry or not, and other big questions.
Understanding about what she or he needs are the most important part to deal with all worries. One of the solutions is the babies booties, which helps a baby warm all the time to keep heat from baby’s body to the feet. It is important to note that not all booties are perfect for fit right, it can be the fabric irritates the skin, or your baby outgrows the booties faster. When it comes to this little stuff, you must know some things.
1. Check the materials and safety
For sure, there are many types of babies boots. It is essential to know about the materials for the styles you are going to pick. Think carefully, especially if your baby has any allergies and easy to get skin irritation. Besides, you should also have a big prior on the choking hazard. Consider about the age of your baby before wearing baby’s booties with buttons, beads and other baubles that can bring another serious problem.
Wool is hard to clean that you it tends to shrinks in the dryer while fleece is woolen-type fabric from synthetic fibers. Fleece is waterproof and stretchy. Some booties come with buttons as the decoration. It can pose a choking hazard for babies since it can detach from booties. Others have beads that used to complete formal baby booties. It is more decorative, yet less functional. However, it can detach from the booties, which cause a choking hazard.The last is rubber, which is available in some synthetic blends. It is good for walking babies since it provides traction on the booties.
2. Understand the styles
The styles of babies booties are quite many such as slippers or Mary Janes, ‘Ugg’ style, loafers, converse, cowboy/cowgirl, sports-related, and animals. Make sure that you are choosing the right style of baby booties to complete your baby.
3. Know how to take care the booties
The maintenance of baby booties is various. It depends on the materials. If you choose polyester-based booties, you can clean it in a washer or dryer. However, you have to hand-washed handmade or yarn-based booties in the sink and then hung to dry.
You do not have to wash any boots you have, including babies boots winter often because babies commonly have no dirty feet.