In this article we will look at African baby clothes, these are garments worn by children. These clothes include garments worn by infant or children which are below 13 years. Your babies can wear colored clothes starting at an early age. While looking for African baby clothes you will find boys trousers, shirts, skirts and dresses for girls. All kind of African baby clothes are available in market for babies and elder children. These clothes are quite unique, all of them having different colors and patterns. Some babies’ clothes are made of dyed fabric. Some patterns on some garments are strips which are obtained by folding or knotting them. Some African baby clothes are made of fabrics which are floured while others are made of plain fabrics. Many women start choosing clothes for their babies even before they are born and this is common in most places. African clothes for babies are found in all sizes, designs, styles and are made of different fabrics.
Some African clothes for small girls have smitten hats which are very gorgeous and they can be a good idea for your little baby girl. They come in a variety of designs and colors and have beautiful flowers on them. Most of them are 100% cotton and they are suitable for winter and summer. They come in Newsboy style, Cloche hats and Beanies. There are also smitten head wears for boys, they are light weight and comfortable when worn. These head wears helps to keep the baby warm, some are crocheted nicely in many different designs including newsboy style and beanies. They can be worn on special events such as parties, wedding as well as general or usual days. Some African baby clothes are made special for special babies who are born premature. Handmade children’s clothing with an ethnic bent is a good design of baby clothes and they can be worn by girls and boys.
Points to consider when choosing Africa baby clothes
- You should choose clothes which keep your child’s mind occupied and his hands busy for an overall calming effect. Even though we have said that you should choose clothes to keep your child busy they should take into account your child’s safety – All strings should be short and tacked down. Strings, bones, pockets, tents and zip-up trees and things to keep your child engaged and excited.
- When choosing African baby clothes you should choose comfortable fabrics so as to help the baby’s skin breath easier and reduces the risk of skin irritations. Baby’s skin is usually most protected while the baby is in the womb of her/his mother and the external environment may be harsh for him or her. Wearing the right fabrics will help wean baby into his or her new environment.
- If you are a pregnant mother and are expecting a baby in a few months when you are choosing clothes for your unborn kid you should select unisex clothes if you are not sure if your child is a boy or a girl. Some women make mistake when buying clothes for their unborn babies, some purchase girls clothes which belongs to girls just to find that they give birth to a baby boy.
- We know that when babies are born, for the first few months they grow up very fast and therefore when buying clothes for them you should not buy those which are fitting. You should buy clothes which have allowances will be able to accommodate baby’s growth for at least three months. Some people buy clothes which fit their babies and shortly after birth the clothes happens to be smaller or tiny due to child’s growth.