Baby Maternity Mag’s 3rd annual Awards Program was a huge hit, with the hottest items of the year getting their moment in the sweet Las Vegas sun! Though there were many contenders, top honors went to manufacturers with the most innovative designs for a new generation of moms and babies. Check out the list for some of this year’s biggest winners!
1. Dreamliner Travel Bassinet from DionoThe Diono Dreamliner is a complete home away from home for baby, providing a lightweight, quick folding and portable sleep solution. Whether at home or away, baby is kept comfortable and secure with a well-padded mattress, adjustable hood for directional shade and integral insect net in this dreamy travel bassinet.
2. Milkies Milk Saver from Fairhaven HealthThe Milkies Milk Saver is super easy to use. Simply slip it into your bra or tank on the non-nursing side during a breastfeeding session, and it will collect any leaking breast milk effortlessly!
3. Suri the Octopus from Mayapple BabyMayapple Baby’s Suri the Octopus is perfect for playing, biting, and collecting. Made from medical-grade silicone and tested for choking hazards, parents and babies can both rest easy with these teething toys.
4. Back Buddy Support Pillow from Mom’s EssentialsDesigned by a mom and her Chiropractor husband, the Back Buddy Support Pillow alleviates common back pain during and provides comfort and support while holding or feeding baby.
5. Trinity Nursing Pillow Set from Nu AngelThe Trinity Maternity & Nursing Pillow Set provides all three sizes of the Trinity pillows to offer the most versatility for supporting an expectant mother's abdomen, neck, back, and limbs. The 100% hypoallergenic cotton greets baby as a great place to rest after birth while feeding too.
6. Lil’ Nursery Tent from Pacific Play TentsIt’s a must have for moms who love the outdoors! Pacific Play Tent’s Lil’ Nursery Tent is easy to set up and take down, and its mesh side and front panels offer great protection from the sun while allowing parents to keep an eye on their little happy campers.
7. Pico Monitor from SnuzaTrying to keep baby active while you’re out of reach? The revolutionary Snuza Pico monitors abdominal movement by with a patented sensor array, which detects baby’s abdominal movements without skin contact.
8. Tubby Table from Tubby Table ToysThe Tubby Table is the first and only bathtub activity table for toddler. This new and improved model has been redesigned with improvements based on suggestions from customers to include easy storage features and strong suction cups to stay in place in the tub.
9. The Empress BFF Legacy Bag from Ju-Ju-Be InternationalWith versatility, style, and comfort the Empress BFF Legacy Bag is sure to be your new BFF. Featuring insulated bottle pockets, a memory foam change pad, and more, this ultra chic diaper bag can be worn as a backpack or messenger bag.
Check in with Baby Maternity for more Awards updates all summer! Be sure to check out Creative Child Magazine's award winners, too!
Winita is a staff writer at Scooterbay Publishing Inc. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature and worked as a library assistant and elementary school tutor throughout college. When she's not writing, she enjoys outdoor exercise, reading at the library, and spending time with family and friends.