Bypass the bumpers (and comforters and stuffed animals) and stick with a tight-fitting sheet, says the American Academy of Pediatrics. Instead of preventing injuries, crib bumpers raise your baby’s risk of suffocation and entrapment. Here, stylish single sheets for safe slumber.
Aden+Anais Muslin Crib Sheet, $30. Breathable, 100 percent cotton muslin gets softer with every wash.
Kushies Organic Jersey Crib Sheet, $22. Silky soft, ecofriendly jersey available in blue, mocha, green, pink, ivory and white.
Skip Hop Alphabet Zoo Complete Sheet, $24. A pattern on the side gives these sheets the look of a bumper—without the risk.
Zutano Elephant Crib Sheet, $21. A perfect pachyderm parade to cheer up your nursery.