Life as a new parent can be completely overwhelming. The second your baby arrives in the world, you’re hit with a million emotions and worries. Just one example: “Do I even own all the crap this child needs??”
Lucky for you, we have product reviews and sage advice from seasoned parents who’ve been there and tried that. Considering how small they are, newborns often use a lot of products — nursery kits, baby monitors, diaper pails, swaddles and more. That said, you don’t have to stress about buying everything new; in fact, there are plenty of items you’re better off sourcing as hand-me-downs — or skipping entirely.
As for the rest, we scoured the internet to round up the 17 trendiest newborn essentials. Click through to find out which ones come with that all-important seal of approval from new parents in the know.
A version of this article was originally published in June 2017.