You will need
- Summer baby clothes from natural materials.
Do not try to over-coddle the child. Overheating is no less dangerous than hypothermia, so the clothes should be in moderation.
If you are going to dress your baby in the summer, focus on the weather. At a temperature of about 20 degrees Celsius on the baby should be thin tank top or a bodysuit, over which are worn the sliders and cotton shirt. The head can be a bonnet or a lightweight knitted beanie in the case when the weather is windy.
When the temperature rises to 23 degrees, you can do one easy blouse long sleeve with sliders, or overalls.
Above this temperature mark dress your child in clothing that leaves arms and legs exposed. It can be bodysuit or t-shirt with panties. The presence of do not have socks, especially knitted. In the summer it is best to use lace booties, they leak air.
After the temperature reached 26 degrees, you can leave the baby in a diaper or panties. In the peak of the heat it is advisable to use diapers as they can cause overheating.
The presence of a headdress is obligatory in the case when on the baby are exposed to direct sunlight. When he is completely hidden under the roof of the carriage, a sun hat or a light hat can not wear.
Always carry a few diapers, cotton and flannel. In the case of a sharp deterioration in field conditions the kid can always hide and not worry about what he will freeze.
Summer clothes for kids must be made of natural materials, as synthetic does not allow the skin to breathe.
In order to understand how well-matched clothes, you need to touch the back of the head of the baby. It should not be too hot or cold. To respond to cold feet as a symptom of hypothermia is not necessary, as it's not too reliable. You should also pay attention to how the child behaves. When he is uncomfortable, he will behave capriciously.
Advice 2: How to dress a newborn
When a family has a newborn, the parents get a lot of hassle and worry. Especially if it is a firstborn, and they have no experience in baby care. A seemingly very simple question: how to dress your baby after a swim or a walk? If you wear too easily, the baby can freeze if too warm to overheat.
Focus on the ambient temperature. If the baby is at home, at 23 ° and above it is enough to put him in a cotton t-shirt and Romper. If around 20-23°, on top of the shirt should wear more flannel vest, and on his feet on top of the sliders – thin socks. At a temperature of 18 to 20oC instead of flannel undershirts are better to wear with a thin knitted suit with long sleeves. Instead wear cotton socks baby wool. Well, if the house is cool enough (temperature below -18 ºc), on top of a thin knit suit, wear wool or wool blend suit.
When you are preparing to take the baby for a walk in the summer, in hot weather (over 25 ° C) is enough to put him in cotton underwear and a light cap or a hat to protect from sunlight. If the temperature of 22 to 24C, add a thin cotton Onesie Romper; if from 20 to 22oC, it will not hurt to wear a thin knit suit with long sleeves and thin socks.
In the cooler season (spring, fall) dress your child in the following way: if around 16 -18 ° C, on top of summer clothes for wear lightweight wool or wool blend. Headpiece replace the more dense, for example, a knit cap. If the temperature is 14-16оС, put the child wool beanie and wool (wool blend) socks. At a temperature of from 10 to 14 ° C add to this clothing Romper autumn. Well, at 0-8ºc needed another layer of clothing under jumpsuit: warm tights and a sweater. Wear also the child's extra pair of wool socks, and under a dense wool blend cap – light cap.
In winter, additionally wrap the baby in a blanket and frequently check his nose. At temperatures below -20oC walk on the street with a newborn is not recommended.
Remember that the things a newborn should only be made from natural fabrics. Also, they should not be close.