The ultimate 'Baby Essentials Checklist' for new mums

by Katie Teague March 22, 2019 1 min read


Hey mummas,

I'm Katie - mother, wife, appreciator of wine and Founder of HARRY AUSTIN (we make luxury convertible handbags for women juggling work, play and motherhood).

I remember when I first fell pregnant back in 2016 and although I was incredibly happy and excited, I was also a little daunted not knowing what mum and baby gear I actually needed and what was a waste of time and money. When the 'nesting' instincts kicked in about half way through my pregnancy (I can assure you this is a real thing), I had an overwhelming desire to get all organised and to get the babies nursery set-up!

To help get you prepared for his or her impending arrival, I have collated a list of must-haves that I found incredible useful and essential and put together a printable 'Baby Essentials Checklist' to help and get you organised. I've also recommended some of my personal favourite items (these are not sponsored, simply products that I think are beautiful, useful and high quality) and an exclusive discount code for our very own convertible nappy bags :)

Founder & Designer



Katie's Favourite Baby Essentials 

Natural Rubber Soother


Bugaboo Strollers


Clementine Kids - swaddles


Children of the Tribe - onesies


Byron Hanging Chairs - Bassinet/ Cot


Warren Hill - play mats


HARRY AUSTIN - convertible nappy bags


Flat Out Bear - toy



Exclusive Discount  


*Not available in conjunction with any other offer. Available online only. Valid until 1 March 2020.

Katie Teague
Katie Teague

HARRY AUSTIN Founder & Designer

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