Frequently Asked Questions
Take a look through our frequently asked questions below. If you still have a query please do not hesitate to contact us.
What time of year are these swaddles designed for?
Our swaddles are perfect for all year round. A short sleeve vest with a cotton sleep-suit can be worn underneath during colder nights. A long sleeve vest or sleep-suit is commonly worn underneath the swaddles in mild temperatures.
What tog are the swaddles?
The swaddles are 0.5 tog.
Are these machine washable?
Yes, please wash on a low temperature. See care label.
Can you use a sleeping bag over the top of the swaddles?
No, use with a sleeping bag is not recommended. A vest or sleep-suit will be fine to wear underneath the swaddle for extra warmth.
Are there instructions?
Yes instructions are included with every set of swaddles.
What should my baby wear underneath the swaddle?
A short sleeve vest with a cotton sleep-suit can be worn underneath during colder nights. A long sleeve vest or sleep-suit is commonly worn underneath the swaddles in mild temperatures. As a rule of thumb the swaddles are seen as a layer of clothing.
- Temperatures 14 - 16°C = Short sleeve vest + sleep suit
- Temperatures 16 - 18°C = Sleep suit
- Temperatures 18 - 20°C = Vest
What size/weight of baby are the swaddles for?
Swaddles for ages 0-3 months are for babies weighing between 7-14 lbs. The swaddles sizes are 73cm x 56cm each and the velcro straps can be adjusted to fit smaller babies.
How do the swaddles ensure they won’t cause hip issues?
The organic cotton is nice and stretchy with plenty of give. The swaddle wraps around your baby without putting any pressure on the hip area.