Stuff We Love - Check out these great finds that we just can't live without. night shift - These genius sheets make short work of 3 a.m. diaper disasters. Simply zip off the wet sheet and zip on a dry one.
8 Best Nursery and Baby Bedding Picks - Easy changes She’ll spit up, the diaper will leak, and don’t forget all that drool… Changing the bed is breeze with this super fast crib sheet system. All you have to do is plop the mattress in its zipper base and then zip the top layer on and off.
iMom.com 8 Hot Products for New Moms. You probably thought changing a fitted sheet on a regular bed was hard—until you tried to change one on a crib mattress surrounded by rails. The folks at Clouds and Stars have come up with a solution in the form of a sheet that zips on and off for quicker changes without lifting the mattress.
"Be Careful with Crib Bedding. Though bedding can be colorful and decorative, you do need to take safety precautions. Don't place loose blankets or pillows in the crib with a baby younger than 12 months, and make sure she can't get her head stuck between the crib bumper and slats. Sheets should be tight-fitting and wrap securely around the corners of the mattress. Or try a crib sheet that stays in place with a zipper, such as QuickZip Crib Sheet (quickzipsheet.com)."
From Circle of Moms - 5 Stand Out Products for New Moms
QuickZip® Sheets - Hate changing the sheets on your bub's crib mattress? QuickZip Sheets might be the solution for you. As Cecelia of Cool Baby Kid shares: “The QuickZip Sheets by Clouds and Stars are a must. Eliminating the need to remove the crib mattress, sleep-deprived parents can simply zip off the top layer of the sheet, zip on a clean one, and voila! At least one baby-task simplified.”
Apartment Therapy- Ideas for DIY Bunk Bed Sheets
Q: Just finished making two sets of bunk beds (a serious workout) and I'm thinking there has got to be a better way. I'm intrigued by these Inseparable Sheets and am wondering if anyone has ideas of how to reverse engineer these with sheet sets I already own. Or does anyone have other ideas of how to make bunk bed making easier? Thanks. Sent by Martha
A: Just get some quick zip sheets and base in twin size? That way you just unzip the top sheet to change sheets every week. http://www.cloudsandstars.com/Who has not liked these when your child has a stomach bug and is throwing up every few hours? Or needed a middle-of-the-night sheet change?
The Safety Sleeper
The Safety SleeperTM is a safe, fully enclosed and portable bedframe for children and adults with special needs. It was designed by a Rose Morris, a mother of an autistic child, after a long struggle to cope with her son's sleeping issues. The tent-like, robust structure sits on the mattress. It is portable, light-weight (under 30 lb) but yet durable and easy to assemble in about five minutes. Thanks to this bed, she no longer worries about her son leaving his bed and falling down the stairs, walking out the front door or leaving a hotel room when on vacation. She has helped many families in similar circumstances. She recommends use of the QuickZip Sheet with The Safety SleeperTM — they make changing the sheet with the bedframe setup so much easier!
Mothers of Invention: How Moms Help Huggies Innovate [Fast Company By Soren Kaplan ]
All around the world, mothers are inventing new child-care products--so Kimberly-Clark thought, why not collaborate with them (and save the R&D budget in the process)? … The first dozen $15,000 “Huggies MomInspired Grants” were awarded to women with products as varied as a two-piece zippered bed sheet for cribs to a sippy cup that accelerates children’s motor skills development…
Good Housekeeping: Safe Bets Buyer's Guide
Sound Sleep - In November 1998 Good Housekeeping exposed the danger of ill-fitting crib sheets - if a corner comes loose, a baby can get tangled in the sheet and suffocate or strangle. Many of today's brands fit more tightly, but can be difficult to change. Enter these zip-on crib sheets. They're a cinch to put on and take off (don't worry - the zipper is hidden, so a toddler can't reach it). And the sheets passed our wash-and-dry shrinkage tests.
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