It never ceases to amaze me how much you need on hand just to take baby out of the house. They need so much stuff. You have to pack things for play, for feeding, for cleaning, for soothing and so much more. Then there is the things that you will need along the way like water, sunnies, mobile phone etc.
As a busy mum, you need a good quality functional nappy bag that can hold everything and make it easy to access anything quickly. The most over looked important feature of a baby bag that every mum should look at is that you want your nappy bag to be beautiful and stylish as in my opinion that is what a mum deserves.
With all of this in mind I have searched the world for the best nappy bags on the market today and I am pretty sure you won’t find a better baby bag than these.
I have picked them due to their function and form as well as their suitability for all sorts of mums and dads and families. Some people prefer a small bag, or a unisex nappy bag, or a nappy backpack. I believe I have covered all bases with this simplified list.
Please feel free to let me know if there is nappy bag out there that you feel should be on this list!
1. Double Happiness
The super stylish Isoki Double Zip Satchel Bag ($124) is the winner of the Best Nappy Bag for 2017 in the Mother & Baby awards.
This gorgeous nappy bag features a total of 13 handy pockets that hold everything you need. The outside front pocket keeps all of your essentials such as phone, wallet, keys and lip gloss tidy and organised.
Other accessories included in this functional bag are a zippered purse to hold a soother or cash, a wipe clean padded change mat and single bottle carrier to keep baby’s milk cool or warm. It also has included an adjustable shoulder strap so you can carry it on your shoulder or as a cross body.
Available in charcoal, navy, chestnut, tan, light blue and grey.
2. Hold Me Forever
The Vanchi Indie Holdall ($198) boasts the perfect fusion of designer looks and functional intent. This beautiful nappy bag is guaranteed to turn heads!
Luxury vintage style nu leather, loads of handy pockets and a wipe clean water resistant lining makes this the ideal nappy bag for the style conscious mum. Two large insulated front pockets as well as two side pockets keep all the essentials within quick and easy reach. The large strong shoulder strap enables you to carry it both ways, or hang it over your pram or stroller with ease.
The finishes on this bag make it look like a high end designer bag and you will love the adorable silver look dummy key chain hanging from the handle.The Indie bag comes complete with a full accessories kit including a matching full length pram/cross-body strap, padded change mat, insulated bottle holder, wipes case & zippered wet pack.
Available in tan and caramel.
3. Take Me Away
The Skip Hop Duo Weekender ($179) is sized to fit all the essentials with room to spare for those extra bits & pieces.
You will love the included packing cubes that make packing and searching a breeze. A handy sleeve at the back easily slides over rolling luggage handles so travel is a breeze.
This travel ready design features a spacious main compartment with a wide “drawbridge” opening for easy access.
It comes with a shoulder strap so you can wear it as a crossbody.
The streamlined, yet roomy, style also does double duty as a hospital overnight bag for baby’s arrival.
Available in soft grey melange
4. Handsfree in the City
Hands free parenting is a breeze with the Vanchi Manhattan Backpack ($162). Made from vintage style vegan leather it is the perfect blend of convenience and style for on-the-go parents.
Simply elegant, the Manhattan has been designed for versatility and ease of use.
It’s unisex style means that Dad will happily carry it when out and about.
This stunning nappy backpack comes complete with a full accessories kit including a padded change mat, insulated bottle holder, wipes case & zippered wet pack.
Available in black and tan
5. Marvellous Madame
The Madame Polly Nappy Bag ($168) is a popular Isoki baby bag that is perfect for mums with twins or older children, or mums who desire a super chic and stylish nappy bag.
Three separate inner compartments provide a generous amount of space to keep each child’s belongings separate. Mums love the easy access front pocket too.
The sophisticated design of the ever-versatile Madame Polly Nappy Bag means that it works beautifully as an overnight bag when you travel or visit the grandparents.
Available in black, tan, navy and red.
6. Cross My Heart
The Vanchi Crossbody Clutch ($68) is a compact nappy bag designed for those times when you want to leave the big baby bag at home.
It looks just like a gorgeous leather swing bag that you would use for a night out yet can hold just enough for a little outing with bub. Included is a compact waterproof change mat, snap lock wipes case, adjustable shoulder strap and detachable wristlet strap that you can also attach to your pram.
This compact baby bag is just the thing for stylish Mums that don’t want to sacrifice style when out and about with the family or friends.
Available in tan and black
7. Portobello Convert
The Skip Hop Portobello Simply Chic Convertible Backpack ($168) is not only a
timeless beauty but it is basically two nappy bags in one.
It can be worn as a nappy bag backpack or a messenger style nappy bag thanks to a clever convertible strap. This makes it perfect when a few people need to use the same bag as it
enables the wearer to carry it their way.
Crafted in luxe vegan leather that easily wipes clean, the sleek design also features lots of pockets to hold all of yours and baby’s essentials. It also has two insulated side bottle pockets for waters and formula as well as a large main compartment that holds heaps. I really love
the secure zip closure and it’s magnetic flap overlay that makes it easy to access inside.
The included stroller clips allows you to easily attach it to your pram or stroller.
8. Byron Beauty
The Isoki Byron Backpack ($114) is the ultimate “Hands Free” option for mums on the go! If you a lover of the Isoki brand as many are, you may recognise this backpack as new
and improved version of the Toorak Backpack.
Whether it’s on your stroller or on your back finding anything in this bag is a breeze with its wide hinged opening and easy access pockets. Padded shoulder straps and breathable back panel keep you comfortable while 10 inner and outer pockets keep you organised, right down to your wipes!
Super stylish for Mums on the move!
9. Bobby Dazzler
The Storksak Bobby nappy bag ($164) is super lightweight and spacious. I love the luxe quilted fabric that makes it the ideal accessory for stylish mums. The long detachable shoulder strap with patented integrated stroller straps enables you to carry it or ang it from the stroller.
It has a nice wide opening with a secure zipped top closure. The two outer side pockets are perfect for keeping bottles upright. The large front pocket with magnetic closure is the prefect spot to pop those items you need all the time. Inside there are four drop in pockets for easy access and a large zipped pocket for valuables.
You will love the included padded changing mat and coordinating insulated food and bottle bag.
Available in black and blue.
10. By George!
Unisex, versatile and lightweight the Babymel George Backpack Nappy Bag ($142) is made fr
om a modern grey water resistant fabric with contrasting faux leather trim.
You will love the easy access large zipped front pocket that can hold lots of bits and pieces. The George also has a very clever Easy-Wipes side pocket with dispenser slot for pulling wipes through which is a dream for clean- ups on the go.
A discreet back zipped compartment keeps items secure and within easy reach allowing you to use the bag’s spacious main compartment to store all your essentials including a padded tech pocket for carrying a tablet or laptop for busy parents on the move.
Available in grey melange
11. Greenwich Queen Time
Offering laid back luxury for the effortlessly chic mama, the Skip Hop Greenwich Nappy Backpack ($179) is made of durable, wipe-clean vegan leather.
Made with 9 pockets, including a large zippered main compartment and front and side zip pockets you will be able to grab anything you need fast.
The extra wide dual zip opening makes it easy to quickly find what you need.
This nappy back pack hangs neatly on a stroller with the included stroller straps plus it includes a cushioned changing pad.
The Greenwich Nappy Backpack comes in charcoal & caramel.
12. Sophia Style
If luxury is what you are after then you simply cannot go past the leather Storksak Sophia ($398). The Sofia is one of our most exclusive styles, made from incredibly soft leather that ages beautifully. This nappy bag style has a sumptuous, luxurious finish.
It has a wide opening with zipped top closure and four external magnetic pockets. Inside there are 9 drop in compartments for easy access and a large zipped pocket for valuables. This bag will keep you organised with everything in it’s place and within easy reach.
Included is a luxury machine washable padded changing mat and a drawstring insulated bottle holder to keep liquids warm or cool for up to four hours.
This bag may be pricey but it is simply divine and will be prove to be your favourite bag now and beyond the baby era.
Available in tan or taupe
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Note: prices correct at time of publishing and may be subject to change