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Where would you all recommend buying the basics???

(10 Posts)
Moomin1000 Mon 04-Jul-11 10:19:29

Just wondering if anyone knows of any good web sites or shops to buy baby stuff bedding etc??
thanks so much

TransatlanticCityGirl Mon 04-Jul-11 10:24:38

TransatlanticCityGirl Mon 04-Jul-11 10:25:15

(I'm assuming by good you mean cheap + good service?)

babyonbord Mon 04-Jul-11 10:27:42

mamas and papas do 3 for 2 on all bedding, i got mine from there, i find it washes better than the cheaper brands

HLSalter Mon 04-Jul-11 10:35:57

Babies r us does some lovely bedding. Got cot bedding on sale for £25 a couple of months ago grin

CBear6 Mon 04-Jul-11 10:46:56

Asda are good for vests - a pack of three plain white ones is £2 which is great because the newborn ones tend to end up covered in poop stains. I alright my cotbed sheets from there, they have multipacks of sheets on 2for £12 for you get four sheets for that price (two in each pack).

Primark for socks - five pairs for £2, some of their clothes are okay but I find they wash funny.

Matalan - good for sleepsuits and blankets. I like their sleepsuits as they all have foldover mitts but aren't as expensive as Mothercare.

Next - I know I'll get slated but I actually like Next's baby range. Their sizes are really generous so you get a fair bit of wear out of them and they wash really nicely too.

babyonbord Mon 04-Jul-11 10:49:44

Whats wrong with next i get my sons clothes from there the kids clothes they do are gorgeous

Reallea Mon 04-Jul-11 12:07:07

I bought some bedding from mother care then took it back because I found John Lewis quality was just so so so much better and worth every extra penny I spent on it. Also available online. The cellular blankets especially are really soft and kind to baby skin and wash really well.

babyonbord Mon 04-Jul-11 14:26:01

It's true that you get what you pay for, my mum bought me some john lewis cellular blankets and they are lovely i wish she'd told me she'd bought them before i bought some from mamas and papas though

CBear6 Mon 04-Jul-11 16:09:49

I do love Next babyonboard, just I know some people hate them don't like them smile

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