Childhood is the most memorable time of our life. It's a life without any tension and just observing the world as it is.
Thus, children are always on the run, having fun and enjoying life as it is.
So it is our responsibility as parents to take good care of them. They are so active that even the Winters cannot bring down their spirits.
But we know that children, especially toddlers, are very susceptible to harsh weathers like winters.
So we should give proper clothes for children as protection to let them play to their fullest.
Tips for Dressing Your Kids in Winters
I have brought you 10 Tips for Dressing Your Kids in Winters. So, let's dive into the list:-
#1 Proper layering
Whenever we wear a dress in Winters, we see How many layers?
Thus the number of layers that you put on your child is significant.
Ideally, you should use three layers for your child. I will write about each layer as a tip below.
#2 Inner layer
This layer is in direct touch of your child's body.
Reason- So it should first be able to soak the moisture because children gain a lot of moisture when they play for a short time, and if not soaked properly, your child will contract Cold and Cough.
Clothing- cotton or polyester.
#3 Middle layer
Reason- The middle layer is the most important as it provides real protection to your child from cold.
So, it should be the thickest of all the layers. It should also be made of good insulating material( can spend a little more to get the best quality).
Clothing- High-quality wool.
#4 Outer layer
Reason- This layer prevents your kid from Rain or Snow. Thus, it should be made of a waterproof material so that whenever you take your child, he/she doesn't face any problem walking in light rainfall or snowfall.
Clothing- Raincoat type material.
#5 Palm and Fingers
Reason- Mostly, it is seen that the parents fail to keep the palm and fingers of their covered.
This is a serious problem because toddlers' skin is very sensitive to cold and reacts to it very violently.
Clothing- Woolen gloves and mittens.
#6 Head and face cover
Reason- Here, the child's face is uncovered, and he/she gets cold or early sinusitis; then the parents ask, How to Dress a Toddler for the weather?
You should cover the whole face in windy weather or a hat on the head when there is no breeze.
Also, cover the ears as it has certain nerve endings which are very sensitive to cold.
Clothing- Hat/caps for the head, Ear covers and Monkey Caps( for windy weather ).
This may seem knowingly unknown to you. It is nothing but the cart like a thing you keep your toddler in and make him/her roam around, by pushing it. Little awkward description…!!
Reason- But you must take care of the clothing you put there.
It must be capable of soaking moisture and also have proper insulating clothes.
Apart from that, keep soft clothes touching your baby's body.
Clothing- Follow the above (2-4)tips.
#8 Clothing for Indoors
Reason- When it is cold outside, your first work should install a heater in the room.
Apart from that, give 1-2 layers of the cloth to your child or baby, not more than that or else he/she will sweat instead.
Clothing- Woolen jackets (zipped) with soft clothes inside.
#9 Clothing in vehicles
Reason- While travelling, please ensure you cover your child's head, face and ears. Apart from that, the other clothing is the same as indoor wear.
Clothing- Cover the face, head and ears.
Reason- Often, we fail to understand the perfect fit and weight of the clothes for our child. First of all, please test your child's clothes in the conditions mentioned above and gain knowledge of his/her comfort.
Here are some of the Winter clothing tips for children, which I am sure if you follow religiously and pave the path to your child's perfect and happy life.
So what are you waiting for?
Start using these tips.