Our pick of the best cribs, cradles and Moses baskets around

A crib, cradle or Moses basket is a great first bed for your newborn, we roundup some of the best around

The top cribs, cradles and Moses baskets on the market

We take a look at some of the best cribs, cradles and Moses baskets in the shops

A crib, cradle or Moses basket is the ideal first bed for your newborn. We round up some of our favourites on the market today.

East Coast Nursery vienna crib

East Coast Nursery
Swinging Vienna Crib
RRP £84.99

  • Comes in antique and white finishes and is suitable from newborn to six months
  • It also has a swinging motion that allows you to rock baby gently to sleep
  • Features a simple locking mechanism to secure it in a stationary position
  • Ideal size to fit easily into more compact bedrooms

We love... A reasonably priced first newborn bed that is cosy enough for newborns to feel secure, but roomy enough to last for the first few months.


L106 x W53 x H84cm

Saplings Katie crib

Katie Crib
RRP £99.95

  • Made of soft padded cotton, standing on a sturdy frame
  • Complete with its own mattress, this crib is designed for the first few months of bedside sleeping
  • Can be easily folded and stored away so ideal for smaller homes
  • Has a gentle swaying motion to lull babies to sleep

We love...Not one of the cheapest options, but unlike many it can be folded away and comes complete with a mattress.

L82 x W55 x H68 cm

Chicco Next2Me Dream crib

Next2Me Dream
RRP £229.00

  • The original side sleeping crib now has a one handed opening and closing side panel that you can change with just one hand even when the crib is attached to the bed.
  • It has an easy to grab handle to open and close the side when you are lying in bed.
  • Can rock and you can change from fixed to rocking mode using one foot.
  • It also inclines to 4 different levels which can help with baby’s digestion and breathing.

We love... That this crib has loads of new features and is still a great choice that can fit all bed frames.

93 x 69 x 66/81cm

Jane bedside crib

Bedside crib
RRP £225.00

  • The Jané Bedside crib has 6 different heights and it can also be used inclined to help with baby’s congestion and reflux.
  • It’s easy to manoeuvre using the 4 swivel wheels fitted with brakes.
  • Fits all types of beds easily, even divans as the Jané’s Babyside feet retract to allow the crib to move up close to the frame and mattress.
  • It is easily transported and folds up in seconds.

We love... that this crib can be easily attached to your bed and when baby is older it can be used as a standalone crib.

67 x 92 x 68-79cm

Clair de lune moses basket 250

Clair de Lune 
Stars and Stripes Grey Wicker Moses Basket
RRP £96.99

  • Made from 100% super soft cotton fabric, Stars & Stripes is a classic nursery pattern.
  • Comes complete with an adjustable hood, padded liner, delicately embroidered 2.0 tog coverlet, 2 carry handles, and a mattress.
  • Adjustable hood that's perfect for creating a cosy sleeping space for your little one.

We love...the neutral design of this classic Moses basket.

Dimensions 68 x 30 x 27cm

John Lewis waffle Moses basket

John Lewis
White Waffle Moses basket
RRP £40.00

  • This Moses basket includes a mattress, hood and cover
  • The liner and hood are made from 100% cotton
  • The basket is made from lightweight but durable palm
  • Classic wicker and white design to suit all nurseries.

We love the traditional feel of this Moses basket and its reasonable price.


47 x 83cm

JoJo bassinet

JoJo Maman Bebe
PurAir Breathable Bassinet
RRP £149.99

  • This Moses’ basket has luxurious padded sides with mesh panes for breathability and visibility
  • Includes a soft breathable Purflo mattress and 3 hanging toys
  • It also has a removable entertainment unit that plays soothing sounds and lullabies, vibrates and has an integral night light
  • There is volume control for the entertainment unit and it has a large storage basket underneath.

We love the great added extras this Moses’ basket offers especially the removable entertainment unit.

L82.5 x H77 x W47cm

Moba Moses basket

Tommee Tippee Sleepee Baby Moses
RRP £99.00

  • The Tommee Tippee Sleepee Baby Moses basket is anti-microbial and can be wipe-cleaned thoroughly
  • Fully ventilated sides and base and hypoallergenic
  • The price includes a Moba mattress and 100% cotton waffle liner
  • These unique baskets have been designed without a hood to ensure the best airflow

We love that this Moses basket is stylish and modern, and it’s also very easy to keep clean.


L82.4cm x H39.3cm x W42.8cm

Our pick of the best cribs, cradles and Moses baskets around