20 Beautiful Moses Baskets For Modern Mamas

Written by

Donna Suh

9:00 am
01/09/17

Beatrice Valenzuela‘s Baby Dimitri, Photographed by Michelle Drewes

Thanks to modern design and sustainable materials, new moms these days looking for aesthetically pleasing baby gear have a lot more options than in decades past. But in some cases, what’s old (testament) is new again. Take the recent revival of the Moses basket, named for the vessel that kept baby Moses safe in the biblical story of old. Specifically designed for newborns, Moses baskets are distinct for their two carry handles, making them convenient, portable beds so you can always keep your baby close. Whether you’re drawn to the old-school look or prefer an updated take, part the waters for our 20 favorites below.

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Emily

Can you speak to safety in regards to Moses baskets as cradles? Consumer reporters discourages parents from letting their babies sleep in these baskets overnight. They’re hella cute, but I’m not sure about safety and would like more info.

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