Why Do Cribs Have Slats and Mattress Pads?

davinciCribs have some very important parts when it comes to their design. Cribs are designed for safety when it comes to creating a secure environment for the infant and the child to sleep in. There are four basic parts that are created for the crib; the mattress, the frame of the crib, the mattress pad and the slats that is going to attach to the frame of the crib and support the mattress for the infant that is going to sleep in the crib.

Slats are one of the integral parts of the crib. These slats are used to support the mattress and ensure that the child is going to remain supported. Slats ensure that the mattress is going to remain supported through the outside edges of the mattress.

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Choosing Circular Cribs and Crib Mattresses

round cribOne of the biggest trends that we have seen this year is the emergence of circular cribs and oval shaped cribs that are used in the home.

Not only are these perfect for small spaces, but they can easily create a sense of whimsy through the nursery that is being designed and have a variety of accessories that can be used with them, including a canopy that can be placed atop the crib.

There are many places that crib bedding can be purchased. Using the internet, the customer can compare the costs of the circular crib mattresses and therefore can help to compare the prices between the various crib mattresses that are available.

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Modern Crib Trend: White and Dark Contrasting Cribs

Modern Crib TrendThis is one of the biggest trends that we have seen through the last year and it looks like it is going to continue into the next year. Designer crib companies are using contrasting finishes through the styles of the cribs that are being created to create dark and light finishes, like white and espresso on alternating sides of the crib.

High end designer brands are creating these styles that are sitting low to the ground and being created as some of the most stylish crib models that are available to choose from. Searching for these cribs can allow you to find inspiration through baby blogs, nursery design blogs and even through blogs that follow the latest trends for babies and toddlers.

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Marlowe Crib from Restoration Hardware

Marlowe Crib from Restoration HardwareThe Marlowe crib from the popular high end retail chain, Restoration Hardware, is perhaps one of the most stylish and innovative cribs that can be chosen from and comes with the capability to transform into a sleigh bed style of toddler bed that is suitable for a princess.

Available in the lightly distressed espresso finish, the crib comes in at $999 and is one of the most popular options for the parents that are trying to design and elegant nursery. The feminine styling of the crib is seen throughout the toddler bed that includes the high sleighs through the head and the foot of the bed and is easily converted through the use of a conversion kit that is available from Restoration Hardware.

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How Much Should You Spend on a Crib?

davinci kalani cribThe Crib is undoubtedly going to be the most expensive piece of baby gear that is purchased by most parents. Are you a new parent wondering how much you should spend on a crib or even trying to compare the prices of the various styles of cribs and crib mattresses that are available?

While considering the cost of the various cribs that are being chosen it is equally important to consider the accessories that are required for the crib, including determining the cost and the price of the crib mattress that is going to be used, additional equipment that is going to be required to transform convertible cribs into daybeds or double beds and even mattress pads that are going to be used to ensure protection for the crib.

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Convertible Cribs Basics

convertible cribConvertible cribs are a great way to reduce the amount of money that is going to be spent on children’s furniture, since the crib can be used in a traditional crib form, used in a toddler bed and even used to be converted into a day bed or double bed through the use of a conversion kit that is available from the manufacturer.

The convertible crib is a great way to save money, but also a great way to ensure that the crib is going to be a stylish focal point of the modern nursery that is being created. Convertible cribs are proven safer, as they are created without the drop down sides and are an option that is preferred by parents and health care professionals.

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