Products & Clothing for Premature Babies


Are you looking for clothing, products, breastpump hire or gift ideas suitable for a premature baby? We have collated a list below from online clothing stores, products and accessories available within Australia and internationally that are suitable for your most precious lil premmies.

 

Premature Baby Clothing 

Earlybirds is a proud sponsor of our charity and provides beautiful premature and small baby clothes in Australia. Earlybirds range of beautiful Premature Baby Clothes has been especially designed for premature and small babies. Their range of Premature Baby Clothes includes two collections, Sunnydays made from natural cotton and Organics made from certified organic cotton. www.earlybirds.com.au

Nashi Baby is a proud sponsor of our charity and has a large range of premature baby clothes and accessories including gumdrop dummies. Their clothing is all designed for premature babies, in true premmie sizes starting from 500 grams. They only stock brands  made of the softest fabrics in a variety of styles and colours. www.nashibaby.com.au

Preemie Help have just launched their very own Preemie Store. They have a range of products especially for preemies as well as gorgeous gifts for wonderful preemie mothers, or really anyone you think might deserve a special treat!! www.preemiesuperstore.com

My Preemie Baby – My Preemie Baby was set up in honour of little Sophia who was born at 26 weeks, her NICU friends and all the NICU parents. They feature a beautiful selection of products for sleep and settle, baby carriers, wraps, feeding and pumping, health and safety and a skin-to-skin kangaroo wearing range of products you must see. www.mypreemiebaby.com.au

Baboochi specialises in GumDrop/JollyPop pacifiers for premature babies and beyond, they have a great range of premmie clothing and a variety of handmade goods for babies. www.baboochi.com.au

PureBaby has a range of premmie style clothing and is 100% organic cotton, starting from 0000 in sizes. www.purebaby.com.au

The Little One has a  beautiful selection of organic and 100% cotton clothes for premature or small babies that weigh up to 1kg. All clothes are ideal for bubs in Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) or Special Care Units (SCU), designed specifically with hospital equipment attached to the baby in mind as well the babies comfort and ease of dressing. www.thelittleone.com.au

Precious Prems provides products and clothing from Tummytub, Hugabub, Earlybirds, Safetsleep, Zaky, and their own custom made range of NICU approved baby clothing. www.preciousprems.com.au

Just Prems sells premmie sized nappies, Gumdrop and Jollydrop premmie dummies, top label clothes at bargain prices, start up packs and gift packs and more. www.justprems.com.au

Premmie Angels  is an online store for premature baby clothing, nappies & accessories, help & support, NICU & special care units. www.premmieangels.com

Best and Less offer a full range of premmie style clothing from bodysuits, rompers, bibs, booties, mittens and more all suitable for premature babies. www.bestandless.com.au 

Unique Christening Gowns By Dana offers handmade uniquely designed baptismal and angel gowns range from heirloom traditional gowns, dresses and outfits that include handmade coordinated bonnet and booties. www.uniquechristeninggowns.com

Hibubs offer to you clothes for your premature baby that are not mass produced, all designed and handmade for the smallest of babies. These are not “dolls clothes” but clothes dressed around the baby and are made to accommodate all the tubes/or requirements N.I.C.U babies may have. www.hibubsclothing.com.au

BabyPrem offers a great range of premature baby clothes, babywear & children’s clothes many of which are made in the UK. FREE delivery worldwide. www.babyprem.com

It’s a Preemie Thing based in the USA, provides clothing for babies weighing 0-3lbs and 3-6lbs along with a selection of humorous onesies and t-shirts that only a preemie parent could understand. www.itsapreemiething.com

Itty Bitty Baby Boutique is based in Canada where you can find Preemie clothes including Scratch Mittens, Sleepers, and Hats.  www.ittybittybabyboutique.com

Products for Premature Babies & Children

Your Cheeky Monkey is a proud sponsor of our charity and is the Australian Cuski Baby Comforter Specialist Store. Miniboo is brand new to Cuski. Primarily the tiny Miniboos are being used with babies who are born too soon. Mummy keeps Miniboo on her person to pick up all those lovely mummy smells and then places it next to baby in the incubator, baby can smell mummy and keep swapping so mummy can smell baby too, which in turn, if breast feeding, will help the milk flow. www.yourcheekymonkey.com.au

Tummy Bear specialises in cloth dolls custom made to the size of your premature baby at birth and are a great keepsake idea. It is hard to describe exactly how little these tiny premmie miracles are so having a premature baby doll the same size really helps let people see and feel how small they were and how far they have come. The premature baby dolls provide an excellent way for you to show and remember your premmie baby’s birth size. www.tummybear.com.au

The BubBE Book – an NICU journal created so you can record all of the unique experiences that come with having a child prematurely – and the Bub Born Early website have been created to provide a source of information, inspiration, guidance and hope for the family and friends of Bubs Born Early, otherwise known here as BubBE’s. As well as The BubBE Book, we also sell isolette clings and Bub Born Early car window decals and bumper stickers.www.BubBornEarly.com

The Zaky is a soft but heavy pillow that imitates the look, feel, weight, scent, and warmth of the parents’ hand and forearm. It assures proper positioning, helps with pain management and sleep, provides a sense of protection, and assists with the physical and psychological development of the child. www.thezaky.net.au

Pink or Blue provides personalised friendly service and quality products essential for new parents. The company offers a large range of products necessary for pregnancy, birth and beyond including breast pump hire. www.pinkorblue.com.au

Closer to Nature Bottles have a unique teat with ripples that allow it to flex and stretch like mum’s breast, making for a truly natural feeding experience and helping to ease the transition between bottle and breast. They also have a patented venting system to help with colic. www.closertonaturebaby.com.au

Weebundles hand make unique premature baby dolls. Preemie dolls are made from 100% polyester fabric in five color choices. They have a fleece inner liner and are stuffed with a combination of all new stuffing and doll pellets (both metal and plastic). If you have had a premature baby this perfect to keep the memories alive from your babies early journey through life. www.weebundles.com

Sensory Matters has a wide array of unique, mostly handmade resources to benefit children and adults with special needs.  Their products can provide opportunities to promote development of not only social and physical skills, but also valuable sensory input for the child with special needs to function to the best of their abilities throughout their busy days. www.sensorymatters.com.au

 

Breastpump Hire for Premmie Mums

Breast Pump Hire is available in Sydney and Queensland. They recognise the need to make an otherwise stressful time easy! The caring team at Breast Pump Hire- Sydney have had various levels of experience from Mums who have expressed long term for premature twins through to Midwives and Lactation Consultants. www.breastpumphiresydney.com.au

Express @ Home is a Melbourne premium breast pump hire service, delivery straight to your home or hospital. www.expressathome.com.au

Premium Breast Pump Hire is a professional rental service located in the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne. It is owned and operated by a registered midwife who has over 7 years’ experience in assisting women to breastfeed and express breast milk. www.premiumbreastpumphire.com.au

Nursing Angel hires breastpumps to Sydney customers including the Ameda Elite, Ameda Platinum and Medela Symphony Hospital Grade Breast Pumps. They offer fast and convenient courier delivery to your door or pick-up from their Chatswood warehouse. www.nursingangel.com.au

The Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA) hires electric breast pumps through both our retail stores, Mothers Direct, and many of our local support groups. All breast pumps for hire are those used in hospitals and are sometimes referred to as ‘hospital-grade’. These include the Medela Symphony, Medela Lactina, Ameda Elite and Ameda Platinum. www.breastfeeding.asn.au

You can also find breastpumps available to hire in most hospital nurseries where your baby is currently admitted and local chemists.

 

Free Services for Premature Babies

Queensland Smocking Guild is a volunteer organisation which makes tiny smocked gowns for babies born from 20 week size up. Each gown is free and available to families for christening and burial of their little angel babies, through the hospital NICU’s. All gowns are labelled ‘Sew Precious’ and designed with the NICU staff to be soft and safe, easy to use and suitable for premmie babies. Many of the groups members are mothers or grandmothers of premmies, or they have cared for premmies and their families in their field of work. Each handmade gown is unique and made with love and care as appropriate for these little babies. www.smockingqueensland.com.au

Heartfelt is a volunteer organisation of professional photographers from all over Australia. They specialise in giving the gift of photographic memories to families who have had a stillbirth, premature baby, infant in the NICU or child with serious or terminal illnesses. www.heartfelt.org.au

Walk with Wings provide grief counselling and support groups for children who have experienced the death of a loved one. One of the unique services they provide to families are Angelcare Sound and Movement Monitors, training on all aspects of their monitors and teach parents CRP and what to do in case of an emergency. The monitors are hired out to parents who have a baby born before 37 weeks gestation free of charge for up to 3 months once the baby is discharged from hospital in South Australia. www.walkwithwings.com

Tiny D’s Photography is run by Katia de Santis, a Melbourne photographer who experienced the early arrival of her son at 29 weeks. She provides free photography sessions for families with babies in NICU or Special Care or who are sick, free of charge.  www.tinyd.com.au

Sewing Mummy donates gowns to families who currently have a premature or sick newborn in the NICU/SCN. All gowns are donated at no cost throughout Australia. www.sewingmummy.com.au

Angel Gowns Australia is a community organisation of volunteers who hope to touch the hearts of everyone who has suffered the tragic loss of a precious baby. From donated wedding gowns they lovingly hand craft Angel Gowns which are then gifted to Neonatal Intensive Care Units, and Hospitals all around Australia & New Zealand. www.angelgownsaustralia.com

Angel Gowns – For Australian Angel Babies offers families who have suffered the loss of an infant a beautiful angel gown transformed from the fabric of donated wedding dresses. www.angelgownsaustrali.wix.com

Dream A Little Dream Premature Baby Support Packs provides care packages for families who have experienced a premature birth and are still in NICU or Special Care Nursery anywhere in Australia. www.dreamalittledreamsupport.blogspot.com.au

My Premmie Journey posts out free ‘Little Packs of Love’ to parents of premature babies Australia-wide. To request a pack, please send a message to their Facebook page.

If you have a product specific to care and support premature babies and is not listed here, please email contactus@lilaussieprems.com.au with a brief description and website link for possible inclusion on this page.