Things to make life easier and better for you.
1 Baby K change bag, £59.99, from Mothercare (pictured on the front of Family Life)
Pop star-turned-designer Myleene Klass is the creative driving force behind the Baby K range.
This change bag is a must for style-conscious parents, with its leopard print interior and chic appearance. There’s also a removable, insulated bottle holder to keep drinks warm or cool, a waterproof lining throughout, a separate zipped section for wet items and a luxuriously padded change mat with embroidery details.
2 Mamas and Papas pushchair changing bag, £29.99, from Argos.
If you’re looking for something practical and under £30 this no-nonsense changing bag will do the job. There’s five external pockets, a changing mat and enough internal pockets to stash away everything you need.
3 Babymoov changing bag, £49.99, from mothercare.co.uk
Only available online, this lime green and chocolate number comes with a large insulated bag and open pockets on the side, plus two extra zip up compartments for wet things and medicine.
A large, cross-shaped, changing mat zips on to the side for easy access.
4 Red Kite baby changing bag, £15, from Asda.
It won’t win as many admiring glances as other changing bags – but then again it costs just a fraction of the price. It’s roomy enough for your kit, comes with a changing mat and has a padded strap.
5 Lin & Leo red leather changing bag, £134, from giftwrappedandgorgeous.com (pictured right)
Fancy splashing out? This pure leather changing bag will add a touch of luxury to your life. There are three large internal pockets, two bottle pockets and a wipe clean changing mat, plus removable and adjustable shoulder straps. And it’s chic enough to be used long after they’re out of nappies.
6 Babymel Amanda quilted changing bag, £55, from Mothercare.
If you want a changing bag that could double as a handbag, this one is stylish without being too fussy. A padded changing mat, wipe clean lining, insulated bottle pockets and adjustable straps mean it’s as practical as it is fashionable.
7 OiOi Ikat tapestry red tote slouch bag, £69, from welliesandworms.co.uk
Made from organic cotton, there’s plenty of storage space and pockets for all your baby paraphernalia.
There’s also a large, padded, micro fibre changing mat, insulated bottle holder and plenty of elasticated internal pockets.
8 Radley ‘botanical’ flap-over baby bag, £95, from Debenhams.
Iconic handbag maker Radley has turned its hand to baby bags and the result is this super-stylish contribution. Featuring a floral trim and a Scottie dog logo tag and ruched detailing, this practical bag includes two zip front pockets, two slip side pockets and an organized interior with a zip pocket and two elastic trim slip pockets.
9 Rosebud London tulip tote, £45, from John Lewis.
Designed by Charlotte Pearl, this pretty-as-a-picture changing bag will turn heads. The outer body, lining and changing mat are wipe clean and water resistant. Plus there’s plenty of elasticated pockets.
10 Koo-di four-piece changing bag, £18.99, from Sainsbury’s.
This compact changing bag has two removable pouch pockets, an elasticated strap to hold a bottle or food jar in place, plus a large, wipe-clean changing mat.