Bamboo Baby Clothes: Everything You Need to Know!

Many people are discovering the benefits of bamboo baby clothes, yet it’s still somewhat new in some circles. At Little Biscuits, we love how cozy, soft, and comfortable bamboo fabric is against baby’s skin. There are still plenty of questions about using bamboo baby clothes, so we’ve attempted to answer most of them.

Is it worth it to choose bamboo baby clothes?

There are so many benefits go choosing bamboo baby clothes. It’s one way you can go above and beyond for your baby. Bamboo fabric is super soft, heat-regulating, eco-friendly, hypoallergenic, breathable, and durable. It’s so durable, that your bamboo baby clothes will last through multiple babies, so you get a lot more than what you pay for.

Do bamboo baby clothes last longer than other types of fabrics?

Bamboo viscose fabrication is perfectly stretchy and resilient so it can last. If you want something to last, bamboo is durable enough to last for babies and toddlers. It can also stand up well through the constant washings. Babies often spit-up, get dirty, or have blowouts, so their clothes need to be washed a lot. Even though, bamboo is breathable and lightweight, it is durable, so it can stand up to a lot of activity and washings.

How do I wash bamboo baby clothes?

Bamboo clothes don’t require any special care. They can be washed in a regular wash cycle in cold water. They will do better if they are hung out to dry. This will help the fabric last longer and help it maintain its strength.

Is a bamboo blanket good for a baby?

Bamboo blankets are great for swaddling your babies. The special fabrication helps keep babies cozy and secure. The material has a natural stretch that also gives a little as the baby moves, so they stay comfortable. The material is also breathable. Its thermal regulating and insulating properties can help keep your baby cool when it’s hot and warm when it’s cold. A bamboo blanket is perfect for swaddling a baby.

Is bamboo better than cotton?

Bamboo fabric has qualities not found in traditional cotton fabrication. One thing lacking from cotton fabric is resistance to bacteria. Even though the bamboo plant is broken down to make clothing fabric, it retains its antimicrobial properties. Cotton and other fabrics allow bacteria to grow rapidly. You may notice that they begin to smell badly. Even after it’s been washed numerous times, bamboo retains most of its bacteria-killing properties.

Can bamboo help with eczema?

A baby’s skin is delicate, but some babies have very sensitive skin too. Bamboo fabric is extremely gentle and can help prevent skin reactions other fabrics often cause. Bamboo’s moisture-wicking properties pull 50% more moisture away from baby’s skin than cotton. By keeping excess moisture away from your baby’s skin, they will be more comfortable. Many fabrics cling to the skin, which causes irritation and rashes. If you are trying bamboo for the first time, we recommend our Little Biscuit Sac.

 Is bamboo eco-friendly?

Yes. Bamboo plants are easy to grow so they can be replenished quickly. They also use a lot less water than cotton plants, which provides greater sustainability.

Is bamboo safe to use with babies?

Bamboo fabric is very safe to use with your baby. It’s extremely soft and gentle against your baby’s delicate skin. Since the bamboo plant is disease resistant, it doesn’t require the use of sprays and pesticides like other plants require to survive. Bamboo fabric also helps your baby maintain a safe body temperature due to its thermal regulating nature.

 Final Thoughts on Bamboo Clothing 

If you are wondering if bamboo fabric is a good option for you, you can rest easy. As a mom and grandparent, my goal is to provide clothing that is functional and comfortable. Our bamboo fabric is incredibly flexible and soft. It’s made for your baby.