The Baby Issue New York 2013 preview of luxury baby products #TheBabyIssue

This week I attended The Baby Issue New York media preview hosted by Jayneoni Moore, know for her Boom Boom Room celebrity gifting events. During the preview I had a first look at new parenting gifts and products from over 35 top baby and toddler exclusive collection of brands including:

Pretty Pushers Labor Gowns, Twinkles To Go Octo and zCush Baby Nap Mat

Pretty Pushers Labor Gowns (SRP:$24.99 and up) a 100% soft cotton stretch jersey stylish alternative to the hospital gowns. The Pretty Pushers gown was designed with a halter neck and low-cut back for epidural access and an opening (with tie closure) at the front of the gown for both the fetal monitor and the mother's monitor.

Twinkles To Go Octo (SRP:$19.99) is a sweet spherical octopus that projects stars and images of friendly little fish busily blowing bubbles. The smiley-faced plastic shell sits atop a soft base of round bubbly octopus arms illuminating its magical imagery in soothing colors to help ease children's fear of the dark. Has a 45-minute timer option to ensure complete darkness during children’s deep sleep, as recommended by pediatricians. Requires 3 AAA batteries (included).

The zCush Baby Nap Mat (SRP:$34.99-$68.99) is a lightweight, cushiony mat which includes a base with hypoallergenic polyester filling and cotton shell with a pocket to lay your baby in securely. The zCush allows for better support and comfort for bonding, feeding and safely passing baby to visitors. There are 11 different Mats to choose from between cottons, chenilles & velvets available in assorted colors and styles.

Lalaalu KidBoxes

Lalaalu (SRP:$35/month) wraps up and delivers KidBoxes (a handpicked selection of natural and eco-friendly products for families) to your door monthly. Natural, eco-friendly and curated by city parents just like you! Each KidBox contains 5-7 natural, eco-friendly products that range across bathtime, mealtime and playtime customized based on the age of your child: Baby KidBox (0-12 months), Toddler KidBox (1-3 years), BigKid KidBox (4-6 years)

My Baby’s Heartbeat Bear

My Baby’s Heartbeat Bear (SRP:$35) stuffed plush animal conceals a molded plastic “heart” that can easily record not only a baby’s heartbeat during pre-natal sonograms, but a variety of other sounds as well, from favorite lullabies to first words to personalized messages of love. Lots of animal design choices are available including owls, frogs, monkeys, elephants, and more.

Pishposh Mommy, Evie Bett diaper bags, Mightee Kid shirts and Pickle Peas bibs

Pishposh Mommy Carryall Organizers are stylish, eco-friendly, reusable bag holds. Use then for infant diapers, toddler potty training gear, big kid swimsuits or to store makeup and toiletries for travel.

Evie Bett - a stylish collection of well-organized, functional, and easy-to-clean insulated cooler bags and diaper bags. From bottles, bibs and toys, to healthy snacks and work-day essentials, these bags aim to add effortless style to every busy mom’s ensemble. All of Evie Bett’s products are Vegan, BPA-, lead- and phthalate-free.

Mightee Kid allow parents to teach kids valuable lessons in helping other kids in need. Each month the site supports a kid related charity through the purchased of designed themed tee shirts. Parents can purchase or subscribe and receive the package in the mail with a brochure they can discuss with their child to raise awareness.

Pickle Peas interchangeable bibs are made with soft, certified organic cotton, nickel free snaps & low-impact dyes. The bibs are designed to be the focal point of the outfit like a clothing appliqué. The bibs snap to the front of all styles of Pickle Peas clothing and come in modern designs like pirate ships, robots and even a surf buggy that conceal a waterproof barrier to protect clothing from wetness.

The Monkey Mat

The Monkey Mat is a portable, compact and stylish clean surface mat in a pouch - just zip, clip 'n go! It's a great solution to protect from any questionably clean floor, in or outdoors! In the center of the mat is a logo and hoops to attach babies toys for playtime. The mat has weights on each corner to hold the mat down into place. Its soft lightweight and repellant to water.

SafeToSleep breathing monitor

SafeToSleep (SRP:$329) new innovative Sleep and Breathing Monitor is a breakthrough in infant sleep safety that monitors each breath of a sleeping baby and streams the breath wave to a smartphone (or included Parent Unit) as it occurs. The Sleep and Breathing Monitor will sound an alarm when it detects slow, fast, and no breath instances. The system also tracks sleep time, generates sleep quality reports, is wireless and portable.

Willow Creek Studio memory blanket

Willow Creek Studio (SRP:$95 and up) makes handcrafted one-of-a-kind, memory blanket from your child outgrown clothing. The studio also makes Owl Pillows (SRP:$25) from recycled clothing with a tag that says "Give a Hoot! Thank you for your purchase. For every Owl Pillow sold, one will be donated to a child in need"

Melzy Baby LLC sells the first and only diaper extensions to catch those disastrous diaper leaks! The Blowout Blocker (SRP:$12.95) contains the mess from an up-the-back diaper blowout. The mess is contained and easy to clean up! The Soaker Stopper (SRP:$13.25) covers the front and sides to catch any leakage that might escape from a diaper. No more soaking wet baby!

Olive Kids dresserz

Olive Kids "Dresserz" Collection are dresser knobs with cute, easy to identify icons of common clothing to help your little one find their clothes when getting dressed and even to help put them away! Are available as single knobs (SRP:$7.99), packs of two (SRP:$14.99), or in as a set with one of each knob (SRP:$44.99).

miniBee travel bassinet

miniBee (SRP: $89) is a travel bassinet engineered with the same open and close mechanism as it's big brother journeyBee. Weighing only 4.3 lbs and smaller than most purses, the miniBee™ is a perfect solution for travel with a new baby. Recommended for ages 0-6 months.

Goodnight Elmo, Sesame Street Smart Phone, Shakin' Maracas, Transformers Rescue Bots

Lullaby & Goodnight Elmo (SRP: $17.99) - Little ones can snuggle up to this soft and cuddly Elmo in his Dorothy pajamas and listen to a sweet lullaby together as they drift to sleep. Requires two AA batteries, demo batteries included.

Sesame Street Smart Phone (SRP: $12.99) - This phone rings and lights up when Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Ernie or Cookie Monster calls! Preschoolers can also call each character by pressing one of the buttons or select one of the four pretend apps to hear about music, weather, numbers and letters. Requires three AA batteries, demo batteries included.

Sesame Street Shakin' Maracas (SRP: $9.99) - Little ones can dance and make music with best friends Bert and Ernie! Shake these brightly-colored instruments for real maracas sounds, and Bert and Ernie’s faces will move up and down for a giggling good time!

Transformers Rescue Bots Electronic Assortment (SRP: $26.99) - 10 inch Transformers Rescue Bots Electronic characters, armed with translucent spinning rescue tools equipped with lights and sounds. Add to the action signature character voices, created just for little adventurers. Choose from OPTIMUS PRIME and BUMBLEBEE characters; each sold separately.

Transformers Rescue Bots Energize Figure 2-Pack Assortment (SRP: $6.99) - Designed for little hands, this 2-pack collection includes popular characters with easy to move parts and friendly faces– perfect for preschool play. Each 2-Pack contains one three-and-a-half inch RESCUE BOTS robot figure and one two-and-a-half inch human figure.

Available at most major toy retailers nationwide and on

First Friends Friendly Pacifier

First Friends Friendly Pacifier (SRP: $12.99) both soothes and entertains baby at the same time. This patent pending concept combines a soothing pacifier with a plush toy to maximize security and comfort for baby during sleep and playtime. It’s super soft for baby and detachable for washing.

luxury baby products giveaway


  • (1) The Baby Issue NY 2013 Gift Bag: Cloud B tote, Willow Creek Studio $50 off code, Blowout Blocker 1 pack, First Farm Friends Friendly Pacifier, and PicklePeas $15 discount code


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Note: I attended this event as media and receive product samples for review purposes. No other compensation was received. Views expressed are always 100% my own.

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  1. The toy pacifier is pretty neat. Patricia

  2. Cloud B tote would be terrific
    twinkle at optonline dot net

  3. Willow Creek studio $50 code.

  4. The minibee travel bassinet would come in very handy for me!

  5. The minibee looks awesome. I have seen the Journeybee, but I had no idea they were coming out with a mini version.