All our merino sleepwear is ethnically designed and made locally in New Zealand.
Why we made these booties?
No newborn baby should be without our merino wool booties, and let's be honest babies in booties are oh-so-cute. Not only do our booties look sweet and adorable but you get that important extra layer of warmth. They are perfect if you need a baby shower gift idea.
Key features & design:
Merino should be used for all newborn babies 365 days of the year for night-time sleeping. In fact on those warmer nights, it works BETTER than cotton to help regulate temperature and keep your newborn baby cool. Newborn babies can not regulate temperature for around 12 weeks of life - this means they might be cold even when it's hot in the house. So it is really important to use merino against the skin so the merino garment can do the job for them.
Merino will draw the moisture away from your newborn delicate skin when warm and then as the temperature drops (between 3-5am) the merino will push the warmth back into the skin - so they don't wake up because they are cold. If merino hadn't been invented by nature, you'd be forgiven for thinking it was invented by magic.