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Best Baby Moses baskets for newborns 2021:12 cute and comfortable beds for your baby

Add these must-have Moses baskets to your newborn shopping list

Chloe Best

Moses baskets are often a favourite choice of baby bed. The closeness and shape of the space inside a Moses basket is meant to replicate the womb, to ensure your little one feels safe and secure as they sleep.

They are a smaller, cosier option compared to a cot and are lightweight and portable enough to be carried around the house, so your baby can nap in whichever room you need to be in during the day.

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Health experts recommend that newborn babies sleep in the same room as their parents for the first six months to reduce the risk of SIDS, the unexplained and sudden death of a newborn under twelve months old, and Moses baskets are a popular choice for parents.

Whether you're looking for a luxury Moses basket or a budget buy, a traditional basket or a more modern alternative, we've rounded up some of the best on the market.

The best Moses baskets with stands

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Tommee Tippee Sleepee Baby Moses basket, £70, John Lewis

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A modern take on the traditional Moses basket, Tommee Tippee's Sleepee basket can easily be washed and cleaned with warm soapy water, and comes complete with a mattress, liner and rocking stand.

Suitable from birth to six months, it will easily fit anywhere in your home, ideal for bedside sleep and daytime naps.

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Chicco Baby Hug Air 4-in-1, £199, Boots

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For a luxury Moses basket alternative, it doesn't get much better than this 4-in-1 creation, which works as a daytime and nighttime crib for baby's first few months, and has an electronic toy bar which plays lullabies to help them sleep.

It can easily be transformed from a crib to a recliner, and from six months it can be used as a secure high chair. Lastly, as your little one becomes a toddler it transforms into their first chair. Well worth the investment.

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Mokee WoolNest bassinet and stand, £213.99, Wayfair

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A contemporary take on the Moses basket, this high-quality wool bassinet is designed to keep baby cosy, comfortable and safe wherever they are. It is small enough to fit anywhere, and comes with a foldable stand that means it can easily be moved around the house.

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Kinder Valley Tiny Ted Moses basket, £44.95, Online4Baby

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Promising to be the perfect starter bed for your newborn, this adorable Moses basket features a mattress and adjustable hood to help little ones get the sleep they need.

Best wicker Moses baskets

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Organic knitted Moses basket, £99.95, The Little Green Sheep

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For a more traditional Moses basket which is both safe and comfortable for your newborn, you'll love this natural palm leaf basket from The Little Green Sheep, which has an organic knitted cotton liner and natural mattress.

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Olli Ella wicker Moses basket, £93.50, Mamas & Papas

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Suitable for babies from up to 10kg, this cute Scandi-style Moses basket features an organic cotton cushion mattress, a sturdy handle and is handmade.

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ANYDAY wicker Moses Basket, £35, John Lewis

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Part of John Lewis’ ANYDAY range, this easily portable Moses basket is made from durable palm and comes with mattress, padded liner and fitted sheet, and is suitable for babies up to 9kg.

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MUNA wicker Moses basket, £152, Etsy

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Featuring the most gorgeous colours, this handwoven Moses basket is made in Northern Ghana with sustainably-sourced leather handles and the most stylish geometric design.

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Clair de Lune grey wicker Moses basket, £79.99, Boots

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Made using lightweight and breathable cotton fabrics, Clair de Lune’s wicker baskets have something of a cult status thanks to their stylish yet practical designs. This version comes with a detachable, adjustable hood to keep baby even more comfortable.

Best Moses basket stands

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Clair de Lune deluxe rocking Moses basket stand, £29.09, Amazon

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This pine Moses basket stand rocks from side to side to help soothe your baby to sleep, and features adjustable plastic retaining bars to keep the basket securely in place.

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The Little Green Sheep foldable Moses basket stand, £34.95, Jojo Maman Bebe

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This natural pine wood Moses basket stand keeps baby at eye level, making it easier for you to check on your little one. It’s foldable too, making it great for storing or travel.

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Alexi rocking Moses basket stand, £21.73, Wayfair

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This stylish Moses basket stand has a gentle rocking motion to help baby drift off to sleep. Featuring an adjustable safety strap to keep everything secure, we love the curved base design from solid pine wood.

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