Kids can be quite a task, especially in their early days. If you are expecting twins, you will be up a lot, all night, as your babies will need to feed every few hours. To ensure comfort, and as well as an excellent bonding experience, you should consider investing in a glider for those late-night feedings.
The best gliders are designed to make sure that both you and the twins are comfortable especially during feeding time. Moreover, it should be of high-quality so that you don’t need to buy another piece in the future. Lastly, a good glider should perfectly fit in your nursery. Look below to see four of the best gliders, models that would be an appropriate size for yourself and twins.
Baby Relax Swivel Glider and Ottoman
Comfortable, sturdy, and stylish, this pretty much sums this glider up. As the name suggests, the glider comes with a swivel function so you can easily get off the seat without having to worry about the position of the ottoman. The fact that the glider also comes with an ottoman means that you can put your legs up and relax as you feed or soothe your baby to sleep.
The chair is built to last and will show minimal wear over the years. The outer cover is made of high-quality fabric that is easy to clean and maintain. The frame is quite sturdy, and all these, together with the workmanship, make this Baby Relax creation one of the most durable gliders in the market today.
When it comes to comfort, this piece offers it all and so much more. The back, seat cushion, and armrests are heavily padded to ensure maximum comfort. The armrests come at just the right height for comfort even when you are tandem feeding while the backrest is high enough that you can comfortably rest your head on it when feeding your twins.
This glider comes in a variety of colors so you can choose one that goes with the rest of your décor. Even when the kids are all grown, the fact that this glider is stylish means that you can still bring it to the living area and use whenever you want to relax or bond with your kids.
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Baby Relax Mackenzie Microfiber Plush Nursery Rocker Chair
Another innovative glider by Baby Relax. This one is a top seller and for a good reason too. It comes in a stylish design, it is comfortable, and best of all it comes at an affordable price. It is a perfect pick if you’re on a tight budget.
This rocking chair features a wooden frame with a cherry finish, quality wooden feet, and some soothing gray upholstery. The seat cushion and back is highly padded for optimal lumbar support and comfort. The solid feet are designed to ensure that you remain safe as you rock your babies or enjoy some fun time with them. This chair works perfectly on its own. If your budget allows, you can also buy a matching Mackenzie ottoman for those days you need to rest your feet.
Graco Parker Semi-Upholstered Glider and Nursing Ottoman
This Graco Glider is a modern piece with the traditional rocking chair charm. It is both comfortable and functional, and a great addition to your nursery if you are going with a rustic theme. This chair is semi-upholstered, but the back, seat, and armrests are padded for maximum comfort. The chair also features a pull-up nursing stool that folds into the ottoman.
A simple yet functional glider that will serve you well. The chair is designed to offer smooth and quiet gliding motion so you can lure your babies to sleep without worrying about squeaky noises. This rocking chair is not as pricey and if the quality and overall build is anything to go by, it is worth every penny.
Baby Relax Tinsley Nursery Glider Chair
A great snuggle chair for you and your babies. This chair features thick padded cushions, low padded armrests, and a sturdy frame. It is available in gray, light brown, and beige which means that the chair can match with almost every color scheme.
The fabric upholstery on this chair is high in quality and will show minimal, if any, wear and tear. The fabric is also quite soft and easy to clean. In addition to this, there are cute details on the edges and armrest which make this quite a stylish glider that will look perfect in any nursery.
When it comes to appearance, this chair looks like the traditional rocking chair but with a modern twist. It will fit perfectly in your home, be it a contemporary or traditional theme. It helps that the Tinsley Glider Chair is reasonably priced compared to similar products in the market.
Choosing the Best Glider for Twins
All the above gliders have one factor in common; comfort. Comfort is the first thing you consider when shopping for a glider. Since you will be spending a good amount of time in it in the early months, you should only settle for the glider that is designed with you and your baby’s comfort in mind. Check out the customer reviews online to ascertain the comfort of different gliders before settling for one.
If you are expecting multiples, you may also need to consider the size of the glider. Gliders that accommodate twins are much larger than the regular ones, and it allows adequate space for tandem feeding. You should, however, consider the size of your nursery and go for a glider whose size is proportional to the size of your nursery.
Another thing you need to consider is the quality and overall build. Since gliders do not come cheap, ensure that you get nothing short of the best quality out there. Just remember that prices do not necessarily translate to good quality. Check all details and just to be sure, go with a reputable brand.
The last thing you should consider to ensure that you get a decent model is the cost. Raising a baby is not cheap, and you need to be mindful about your spending. If you are working on a tight budget, go for a low-cost glider. Lucky for you, there are enough options in the market, and you can be sure that you will get one that will match your budget.