Contours created an adult version of their Bliss stroller for the ultimate test drive. Quite genius, really. What better way to choose a stroller for your child than to test it out yourself. Huffington Post has an article and video of the test drive that took place in Chicago.
LÍLLÉbaby, the company behind the best-selling LÍLLÉbaby COMPLETE baby carrier collection, announced that they are bringing a new level of luxury to the baby carrying experience. Aptly named “LUXE,” the three new additions to the wildly popular Embossed Collection boast modern, decadent detailing that is sure to add an element of class to everyday parent life. The Embossed LUXE Collection is now available for purchase via lillebaby.com, independent boutiques, and select Nordstroms locations.
With new and improved details like on-trend gold hardware and a stunning logo medallion, the LUXE collection is available in three timeless neutrals – “Brilliance”, a crisp off white with gray embroidered detail, “Pewter”, a classic light gray with tone on tone accents, and “Noir”, a rich black with subtly elegant monochromatic stitching. All three LUXE carriers revive the best of the Embossed line – breathable, lightweight microfiber construction, swoon-worthy soft suede cloth lining, and beautiful accent embroidery.
4Moms will finally be releasing their long-awaited infant car seat in September. Currently they are continuing to optimize the product, including adding new app functionality. You can sign up to be notified when it arrives on their website.
Britax’s latest car seat, the Boulevard Clicktight ARB Convertible Car Seat, was introduced at the ABC Spring show last week. This new seat features an Anti-Rebound Bar for rear-facing installations, a first for Britax in the US. It will be available in June and can be preordered now.
Baby Jogger is joining the tiny stroller trend and releasing one of their own. The City Tour is an extremely compact, lightweight stroller with all the hallmarks of a well-built Baby Jogger stroller, but also features a tiny fold that can allow the stroller to fit into the overhead bin of an airplane. This makes it comparable to the Gb Qbit and Mountain Buggy Nano.
It will be available this fall in Onyx, Garnet, Juniper, Violet, Cobalt.
GoPro is getting into baby gear. USA Today reports that at their recent press conference, GoPro announced several new partnerships. One is with Fisher-Price to build this walking toy. GoPro said that “there will be built-in mounts for GoPro cameras to film baby’s first steps” amongst other things. No word on a release date yet.
Happy Mother’s Day to all of our readers who are moms!
Baby website, Project Nursery, has teamed up with VOXX International to create an awesome line of baby tech products. The first in their series is the new
Project Nursery Deluxe HD Video Baby Monitor System. Unlike traditional monitors, this one some crazy tech perks. Super-intuitive, high-definition screens, a two-way audio intercom, tilt and zoom capability and the included world’s first Mini Monitor. The Mini Monitor is one of the best parts. It slips right onto your wrist with a handy strap that makes it easy to carry around. And of course, it has the same features as the large stationary one.
The other cool product being launched now is the Project Nursery Sight and Sound Bluetooth Projector, a high-tech projector providing soothing lights and sounds, all of which you can activate from your smartphone. Projected images and LED mood lighting create a soothing environment. Sensors also detect crying and activate your choice of sounds, either one of the six pre-loaded options or your own recording.
Both are available in July and can be preordered now at Giggle.
The second Jeremy Scott collection for Cybex is now available in the US. Giggle has the Priam stroller, Aton Q car seat, footmuff and 2.GO Carrier available for purchase. It will ship in mid-May.