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Oh, baby: There are plenty of sales on baby and kids’ items for Prime Day this year not only from Amazon but also from Macy’s, BuyBuyBaby and more, experts say. “Look for sales on Amazon-branded baby items from Amazon Basics and baby clothing from Amazon Essentials. If you need crib sheets or diaper organizers or bigger ticket items like a glider and other furniture, Prime Day could be a good time to buy,” says NerdWallet’s personal finance expert Kimberly Palmer.
Where to shop: Amazon is offering up to 30% off certain diapers and big back-to-school discounts, while popular toymaker Melissa & Doug is offering 25% off sitewide with code Smile25. You’ll also find discounts of up to 60% off toys at Macy’s, and up to 50% off certain toys and clothing at Buy Buy Baby. For its part, educational toy company Osmo is offering up to 30% off select products.
Deals to consider: Plenty of strollers are also on sale (the Baby Jogger City Mini GT2 Stroller is just $216 on Amazon, down from $359.99), as are baby monitors (the Nanit Pro Smart Baby Monitor and Wall Mount is just $199, down from $299) toys and more. Here are some noteworthy deals.
Editor’s Pick: Baby Jogger City Mini GT2 Stroller, $215.99 on Amazon (originally $359.99)
I’ve personally had this stroller for seven years, and two kids later, it still performs just as well as the day I bought it. It has an easy one-hand fold feature, umbrella with plenty of protection from the sun, easy to use brake, an adjustable handlebar and rubber tires with all-wheel suspension for all kinds of terrain.
BUY NOW: Baby Jogger City Mini GT2 Stroller, $215.99 on Amazon
Stroller, car seat and base in one: Chicco Bravo LE Trio Travel System, $303.47 on Amazon (originally $449.99)
If you’re looking for a one-stop solution for your new baby, this well-reviewed stroller, base and car seat combo may be the way to go. Comprised of the Bravo Stroller, the Key Fit 30 Infant Car Seat and its accompanying base, this trio makes for an easy transformation from stroller to car for infants four to 30 pounds. One-handed folding, large wheels with treaded tires and a storage basket with organizer pockets are included.
BUY NOW: Chicco Bravo LE Trio Travel System, $337.49
Video baby monitor: Nanit Pro Smart Baby Monitor and Wall Mount, $199 on Amazon (originally $299)
Keep an eye on your baby with this iOS, Android, Kindle Fire or Echo Show-compatible device. The included wall mount makes setup easy and Nanit’s system records sleep stats in addition to a timelapse highlight reel of your baby’s sleep. With 4.6 out of 5 stars on Amazon and nearly 5,000 ratings, this bundle provides real-time sound and motion notifications and lets parents monitor the temperature and humidity of a baby’s room.
BUY NOW: Nanit Pro Smart Baby Monitor and Wall Mount, $199 on Amazon
Art and science subscription: KiwiCo art and science project subscription service – up to 4 months free with subscription with code SURPRISE (originally $16.50 per month for a 6-month subscription)
KiwiCo crates offer kids fun and enriching science and art projects depending on age and interests. Delivered monthly, crates are available for kids ages 0-14 and include everything necessary to build and create projects including art, engineering, geography and culture. KiwiCo crates make excellent educational birthday and holiday gifts for kids.
BUY NOW: KiwiCo art and science project subscription service – up to 4 months free with subscription with code SURPRISE
Musical toy: Foayex Baby Piano Mat Musical Toy, $13.00 on Amazon (originally $39.99)
At 65% off, this floor piano can entertain kids with five fun modes to choose from. Kids can crawl, jump, kick and dance on the mat which then plays eight instrumental sounds, music scales and melodies.
BUY NOW: Foayex Baby Piano Mat Musical Toy, $13.00 on Amazon