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Baby costs

8 January 2024

What does a baby cost?

How much does a baby actually cost and how much does someone roughly spend on a baby set? Please note that these costs can vary widely depending on brands, quality and personal preferences. But it’s always nice to have an example, so here’s an overview of the costs:

  1. Children’s room:

    • Co-sleeper and/or bed: €100 – €500+

    • Hot water bottle for the first days to keep your baby warm
    • Chest of drawers + changing mat with 2 covers: €100 – €300+
    • Closet: €100 – €400+
    • Mattress protector, bedding and accessories: €50 – €200+
  2. Care:

    • Bath (with stand): €20 – €170+
    • Diapers: €30 – €80+ per month (depending on type and brand)
    • Baby wipes: €10 – €30 per month
    • Care products (shampoo, lotion, sudocreme, nail file, vitamins, etc.): €20 – €50+
    • Thermometer, Pacifier, Diaper Bag: €20 – €80+
    • 16 Hydrophilic cloths: €20 – €50+
  3. Clothing:

    • Rompers, baby suits, socks, booties, hats: €100 – €300+ per size
    • Jackets, woolen suit for outdoor use, special outfits: €50 – €150+ per size
  4. Nutrition:

    • Bottles, teats, milk powder tower: €25 – €90+
    • Breast pump (if necessary): €50 – €400+
    • Sterilizer, nursing pillow: €30 – €100+
  5. Safety:
    • Baby monitor (app): €5 – €200+
    • Stair gates, socket protectors: €30 – €100+
    • Safety accessories (corner protectors, cabinet locks, etc.): €20 – €50+ ​
  6. Home:
    • Baby nest: €50 – €150+ 
    • Play pen with a nice thick cloth: €50 – €280+
    • High chair: €50 – €260+
    • Bouncer potentially with play arch: €50 – €240+
  7. Transport:
    • Stroller: €200 – €1500+
    • Car seat: €100 – €400+
    • Carrier: €50 – €250+

As you can see, these amounts vary considerably. The amounts depend greatly on brand, quality and specific preferences. One way to save on your trousseau is to rent, or to buy second-hand items, borrow them, or ask for a specific gift from friends and family. It’s wise to set a budget and compare prices to keep an eye on costs.


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