You need an alternative to swaddling but don’t want loose blankets in the crib? Have you heard about baby sleeping bag or baby sleep sack? Designed to be worn over pajamas, a muslin sleeping bag (or muslin sleeping sack) eliminates the need for loose blankets in the crib for a safer sleep. A lightweight sleep sack or a winter sleep sack uses a single layer of breathable muslin that also helps reduce the risk of overheating, ensuring a peaceful sleep for baby and you. The cotton baby sleeping bag opens from the bottom, making nighttime changes easy.
Are sleeping bags safe?
A: Yes, 100% cotton muslin sleeping bags are the perfect wearable blankets that slide smoothly over baby’s pajamas and zip from the bottom for seamless midnight changes.
How to use a baby sleeping bag?
The benefits of using a cotton baby sleep sack is great if you know how to use them. Unlike a loose blanket, a sleep sack/sleeping bag is like a “crib blanket” and will keep your child's temperature regulated while they sleep. For colder months, we recommend to use a baby winter sleepingbag whereas in the warmer months, a summer sleeping bag baby is better.
Is 2.5 tog warm enough for a baby in winter?
A 2.5 TOG should be warm enough for winters if baby sleeps in a room with tempurature between 61-68 degrees. It's not going to be thick like an adult duvet, that would be too much. If your baby's room is colder than 61 degrees, you could consider using a 3.5 TOG sleeping bag.