If you’re about to become a new parent, or know someone who is, you may be looking for some outfits for the new little bundle of joy to wear. Sailor suits and frilly dresses abound, but let’s be honest — will you actually dress the baby in those? More than once? I found pretty quickly with my own kids that the things I like to dress them in as newborns are simple, classic, and uncomplicated.
Nicole Balch is the founder of Making it Lovely, a design blog about living a stylish life and transforming the so-so. Follow her on Twitter and Facebook, or catch up on all of her posts here on Babble.