The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends transitioning from swaddling infants to placing them in appropriately-fitting sleep sacks early on in infancy to further reduce SIDS risk. AAP published this article in 2013 which advises to discontinue swaddling at 8 weeks of infancy.
The Baby Deedee Sleep Nest comes in many different body and piping colors, plus a Glow in the Dark zipper option. They are available in three sizes: Small (0-6 months), Medium (6-18 months) and Large (18-36 months).
A lightweight version called the Baby Deedee Sleep Nest Lite made of double-layer jersey cotton is also produced for milder climates and summer time.
The most commonly cited likes for this product are:
- Keeps baby warm and cozy
- Helps baby sleep through the night
- Allows for easy middle-of-the-night diaper changes
- Easy to wash
User reviews frequently note these disadvantages:
- Lower quality material
- Zipper may scratch baby's face
- Sizes run small