Sleep is considered to be very important for a baby because they grow rapidly while at sleep. Several hormones get stimulated during sleep, which fosters growth. Parents leave no stone unturned to find out ways to ensure a sound sleep for their babies. But before using those things they should be sure as to whether those ways lead to a safe sleep for their babies. One such thing is a crib bumper. Usually a crib bumper is used along the sides of the crib to prevent baby from banging its head against the wood. It is also used to prevent the little arms and feet of the babies from getting stuck in between the slats.
Crib bumper is usually a fabric piece which restricts the movement of the baby inside the crib. Bumpers should be used for babies who have some control over their bodies. It is advisable to use them for babies above one year. At least one side of the crib should be left free so that the baby gets sufficient air to breathe. If left unnoticed it can cause an increased amount of carbon dioxide inside the crib. So one should be wise enough before using them. There are pacifiers which come in four separate pieces. The parents can decide as to which side to detach and which side to use. Even though it acts as a protection for the babies it is an excellent idea to decorate the crib. Some babies use these pacifiers to get out of the crib by climbing on it. So the parents have to be aware of the pros and corns of these baby accessories.
Different designs and models are available in the market. They are usually cheaper. Breathable baby mesh crib liner is one which is made of infant suffocation prevention technology fabric which prevents the baby from rebreathing exhaled carbon dioxide. It also helps the baby’s tender arms and legs from getting caught in the space between the slats of the cribs. This mesh crib liner is not like a pillow which restricts free the flow of air. Its main advantage is that it is washable .There is another four piece set which has different designs on the two sides of the same. They are very attractive at the same time one can decide on the number of sides in which they are to be used in the baby cot. One can easily remove the side which has become dirty leaving the other sides of the cloth.
There is another cute design made of polyester cotton blend which has ties on each side with polyester fillings inside which makes it fluffy and comfortable. Cute designs of an owl or any other animal would give an elegant look to it. Any one of the designs can be chosen which compliments the décor of the nursery. Anyways Bumpers from shops of repute and branded items should only be used to ensure safety.