Preparing for a newborn is an expensive time. Parents-to-be are faced with a mountainous shopping list, ranging from clothing, muslins, nappies and wipes to the more expensive items like the pram and car seat. Thankfully there are some great deals to be had, making the preparation that little bit easier.
Here are the baby essentials we couldn't live without, and which are currently on offer during Amazon Prime Day.
Maxi-Cosi Baby Rocker | Was £99, Now £75.61 (24% off)
These baby rockers are so useful in those first few months as it allows you to pop your baby down for a moment so you can have a needed break – and they love being able to bounce and look around! This baby rocker is minimalistic and lightweight, making it easy to fold and store it. Suitable from birth up to 9 kg
Groegg Colour Changing Room Thermometer|Was £25, Now £20 (20% off)
The Gro Company's Gro-egg cleverly changes colour depending on the temperature around it. It will become orange if it's a little on the warm side, and red if it's too hot for the baby, and it will turn blue if the room is too cold, making it easier than ever to ensure your baby's sleep environment is the optimum temperature.View Deal
Wooden Height Adjustable Highchair |Was £85, Now £49 (42% off)
We love this chic, Scandi-inspired wooden highchair, made from quality beechwood that's sourced from sustainable forests. It grows with your child thanks to the height and depth adjustable seat and foot rest, reminiscent of the iconic Stokke design.View Deal
Maxi-Cosi Iora Bedside Crib with Easy Slide Function | Was £189, Now £125 (34% off)
This bedside sleeper for babies keeps your little one nearby, making night feeds a whole lot easier! Having them closeby at night makes it easier to check on them, soothe them, feed them – and will help with bonding too.
Plus, this Maxi-Cosy bedside crib is easy to fold, carry and take-along in its own travel bag.View Deal
Silver Cross Baby Car Seat for Newborn to Toddler | Was £175, Now £140 (20% off)
This sturdy and reliable car seat is suitable from birth up to 1 year. It includes a cushioned newborn insert to cocoon smaller babies in comfort. Compatible with all Silver Cross travel systems.View Deal
100% Natural Linen Storage Baskets, set of four|Was £17, Now £13.50 (20% off)
We love these linen storage baskets for keeping baby socks, muslins and vests in neat piles in their wardrobe. Use them on the nappy change table to store cotton pads, nappies and wipes, or use them as drawer separators to organise baby clothes by category.View Deal
Medela Swing Flex Electric Breast Pump|Was £140, Now £74.66 (47% off)
If you're looking to buy a breast pump, get one while it's nearly half price! The Medela Swing is highly rated and comes recommended.
Swing flex is Medela's smallest and lightest electric breast pump yet, compact enough to fit in your handbag. It can be used with batteries or plugged in, giving you complete flexibility whether at home or on the go.View Deal
Graco Travel System with Pushchair, Car Seat and Raincover | Was £180, Now £104 (42% off)
The Graco travel system has got to be the best deal on Amazon Prime Day in terms of value for money; offering a pushchair, rain cover and car seat for just £104. The travel set lasts from birth to around 3 years (15 kilos)View Deal
Babybjörn Baby Carrier, Sage Green | Was £120, Now £94 (22% off)
A baby carrier is the easiest – and cosiest – way to carry your baby around. It holds them close to your chest, and allows you to carry on with other tasks in the home hands-free, and enables you to take your child out on walks – hands-free! They love feeling close to you and this helps soothe and reassure them.
This baby carrier has built-in back support and waist belt, and is easy to put on and take off.View Deal
Braided Cot Bumper | Was £23, Now £18.40 (20% off)
We love this Scandi-inspired braided cot bumper, which will create a softer, cosier, and more protected sleep zone for your baby.View Deal
Angelcare Baby Bath Support in Grey | Was £28, Now £16.49 (41% off)
Every new parent needs a bath support to go in the bath (or shower or sink!) to wash a newborn, as they'll be too little to sit in the bath unsupported. Get yours at 41% off while the offer lasts!View Deal
iCandy Peach Satin Nectar Pushchair and Carrycot Set| Was £697, Now £470 (33% off)
We love the design and look of this smart, mustard yellow pushchair. It's suitable from birth right up to 25kgs – around four years old, and comes with a five year warranty.
Now at £227.60 off through Amazon Prime Day. View Deal
Ollie the Owl Rechargeable Light and Sound Sleep Aid | Was £40, Now £26 (34% off)
Ollie the Owl promises to give you and your baby a good night’s sleep. You can choose to set Ollie the owl to play any of six ideal natural soothing sounds. These sounds include a comforting heartbeat, rainfall, white noise or any of three lullabies. If baby cries, Ollie the owl will respond by playing 20 minutes of soothing sounds to help settle your baby back to sleep.
It's also USB rechargeable – meaning no need to keep replacing expensive batteries.View Deal
1080 Wet Wipes For Sensitive, Newborn Skin (18 Packs of 60 Wipes) | Was £40, Now £28 (28% off)
These wet wipes are proven to be even purer than cotton wool and water, made with 99.9 Percent water and a drop of fruit extract to act as a gentle skin conditioner. They are known as the world's purest baby wipes, making them ideal for sensitive skin.View Deal
Graco Transform 2-in-1 Pushchair – From Birth to 4 Years Old| Was £200, Now £144 (28% off)
This pram comes with both bassinet and buggy attachments, so that it will last you from those newborn months right up to four years (22kg). It also comes with a large under pram basket – handy for grocery shopping, errands, and for storing the nappy bag. A bargain for the price-tag. View Deal
Pair of NUK dummies| Was £6, Now £4.79 (20% off)
These BPA-free silicone dummies feature the improved NUK shape which mimic a mother's natural shape.
99% of mothers would recommend this NUK soother.View Deal
Silver Cross Bundle with Pram, Pushchair, Pram Bag and Car Seat| Was £882, Now £730 (17% off)
This bundle covers all your travel items, including car seat, pram with bassinet, buggy attachment and pram bag, which will last you from the newborn days right up to toddlerhood – now at 17% off.
The carry cot is perfect for newborns to lie flat, as well as an ideal overnight away bed, while the car seat is suitable from birth up to 13kg.View Deal