5 Steps Guide to Choose the Best Pyjama for your Baby

Babies spend most of their time sleeping. Since that is what they are mostly doing, you should ensure that they are comfortable sleeping and they get quality sleep. However, this may not be an easy task especially for new parents to choose the best pyjama. Because choosing little boys’ pyjamas and little girls’ pyjamas involves a lot of dynamics.

There are several types of pyjamas such as onesies, sleep sacks, baby footie pyjamas and footless baby pyjamas. Every pyjama is different and you should therefore use the different dynamics to pick the best pyjama type that will suit your baby.

You want your baby to have the finest things that the world has to offer so you want the best pyjama that is cute, comfortable, and safe. However, there are many other factors to consider when getting pyjamas and I will discuss some of them in this article.

1. Fabric

For any outfit, the fabric is a very important aspect. Pyjamas are very diverse and you can find any fabric you can think of. They range from synthetic fabrics such as polyester to natural fabrics.

You should, however, go for natural fabrics such as cotton and wool since they breathe easily and are more comfortable for your baby.

2. Fit

Babies have no control over how they move their body parts. They also move a lot when they are asleep even though they are very subtle movements.

You, therefore, want the best pyjama that will be a tight fit to your baby’s body. This will prevent the pyjama from coming off or becoming a choking hazard.

The fit should not be too tight either. A very tight pyjama may restrict blood flow or make your baby feel trapped which can cause discomfort. Therefore, the best pyjama fit is when your baby is loosely snug in the pyjama.

3. Age

Babies grow with age. As we have discussed how the pyjama fits your baby is a very important aspect when it comes to comfort. Therefore, the pyjamas need to change as your baby keeps growing.

You should always keep track and change the pyjamas as soon as you notice they are getting too tight and get the ones that are a proper fit for the new age. 


4. Temperature

You do not want your child to be losing sleep because they are feeling too hot or too cold. You should therefore always dress them appropriately so that they are not affected by the temperature outside.

The golden rule to dressing babies states that you should always dress your baby with one more layer than what you are wearing to bed.

Even though many people believe babies experience temperatures more than adults it is usually not such a huge difference. Therefore, always follow the golden rule for maximum comfort.

5. Simplicity

Even though cute and best pyjama is very tempting and you want to see them looking the best even in their sleep, remember that efficiency is the most important aspect.

You need to be able to easily take off the pyjama and change a diaper. Simple pyjamas make your work easier and make the baby comfortable to sleep in any position they desire. 

Using the above tips, you can now pick girls’ and boys’ pyjamas that are safe, cute, and comfortable. It is important to pick the right and best pyjamas since they directly impact the quality of sleep that you and your baby will have.

Happy Sleeping!



Divya is a writer, who loves to read and write. She is a Company Secretary by profession. She is passionate about art, reading, writing, music, and creativity. She loves to do research on ‘Parenting’ and discover new things now and then. Her passion about positive parenting pushed her to write on ‘Wonder Parenting’. Her loving daughter, Vachie, helped her to dig deep and reach new heights on Parenting. She believes that ‘Parenting is Patience’ and shares her own journey to express that parenting approach differs for every individual.
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