Top 10 Safest Fabric for Babies

Parenthood is full of choices: what kind of plastic should be used for milk bottles, choosing a diaper brand that fits your budget and works well with your baby’s skin, deciding when to introduce solids.

Cotton

Baby in a cotton shirt and pant. Photo by Jonathan Borba on Unsplash

Muslin

Baby staged for photograph, draped with a muslin cloth, on a bamboo craft basket

Jersey Knit

Baby staged for photograph in a jersey knit baby wrap. Photo by Garrett Jackson on Unsplash

Bamboo

Fleece

Newborn baby in a fleece onesie. Photo by Sean Roy on Unsplash

Polyester

Linen

Cashmere Silk

Tibetan girl in a red & gold silk chuba pink blouse. Photo by Wonderlane on Unsplash

Nylon

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Artificial Fur

Baby wearing a furry costume. Photo by Suke Tran on Unsplash

Vinyl

Silk

Every child is unique, and the best fabric for baby clothes will depend on them. There’s a fabric out there that will safely work for them!

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