White Moses Baskets: The Most Popular Choice for Neutral Nurseries?

When it comes to nursery décor, there are so many different options and styles to choose from. Do you go for bright, bold, eccentric colours? Or do you go for more neutral, timeless shades?

Well, a neutral and natural nursery is one of the most popular choices amongst new parents and parents-to-be. Classic nursery colours like white, grey and beige are timeless, so they can transition well as your child grows up. They make for a great nursery backdrop that can be updated with accessories and artwork as your child develops.

Furnishing your baby's nursery is an exciting and important milestone for many parents. Picking out all the nursery furniture that you'll need, like a crib, changing table and, of course, the all-important place where your baby will sleep.

Moses baskets are a go-to for many parents who are looking for a safe, comfortable and stylish sleeping option for their baby. They create the perfect, secure sleeping environment for your little one.

In fact, our white Moses baskets are one of our most popular products!

But why are they so popular? What makes them such a desirable choice for nurseries?

In this blog post, we will take a look at some of the reasons why white Moses baskets are so popular and explore some of the benefits that they offer.


White Nurseries

White nursery colour schemes are always the most popular choice due to their timeless and versatile design. White has the ability to create a bright and airy atmosphere.

It also serves as an excellent backdrop for adding colourful accents, whether you wish for a classic look or a more modern approach.

The advantage of white is that it never goes out of style, making it easy to update with different accessories if you prefer something new. It also saves you from having to attempt to paint over any loud or bright colours when the time comes.

White is also a great gender-neutral colour, so it can be used in both boys' and girls' nurseries without issue. This is great if you're keeping your baby's gender a surprise!

Furthermore, white reflects light making the room appear larger than it actually is, which is great for small spaces or apartments. With this being said, white can also make a dark room appear brighter and more inviting.

And because it reflects natural light so well, it helps reduce electricity consumption by eliminating the need for extra lighting throughout the day. This makes white especially beneficial in colder months when days are shorter or during times when blackout curtains are needed.

From boldly coloured cribs and furniture sets to cheery wall art prints – there’s no shortage of ways to personalise your baby’s room with colour while preserving its timelessness with an all-white background palette.

White Nursery Furniture

Whether you're opting for a classic or more modern interior style, white nursery furniture is always a great option – and one we always recommend. It's obviously the perfect choice if you're creating a white nursery, but white furniture is also great for adding contrast to a brightly coloured or darker-toned nursery, too.

White furniture pieces look good in just about any nursery, and they can be easily updated with accessories and artwork in different colours as your baby grows.

It also has the added advantage of creating a bright, airy atmosphere in a room with already large amounts of white. If you're working with a small space, then a white interior can really help to open up the space.

When considering what white nursery furniture you need for your baby's haven, it's important to pay attention to the quality of materials used – look for pieces crafted with solid wood construction and robust finishes which will last through years of wear and tear.

You'll also want to pick pieces that match the overall aesthetic of the room – if you have an antique-inspired theme, try looking for vintage-style pieces with ornate carvings or intricate details; alternatively, modern designs offer sleek lines and minimalistic accents.

Once you’ve chosen your furniture, consider lightening its appearance by pairing it with pastel bedding and accent pillows or blankets. This will create an inviting atmosphere without overwhelming the room.

It’s also important that you make sure any piece purchased is both comfortable and safe for your little one. Look for items made from nontoxic materials, such as organic cotton and breathable foam padding for your baby's bedding that won’t irritate delicate skin.

Finally, choose pieces with removable covers which can be washed regularly. Your baby is more susceptible to dirt and germs, so you will want to keep them as clean as possible.

White nursery furniture is an excellent choice for creating a timeless and classic look for your baby’s room. Not only does it make the nursery seem larger, but it also provides a gender-neutral background that can be easily updated as your baby grows.

Consider your options carefully before making any purchases to ensure quality construction paired with a classic style that will stand the test of time!


Choosing A White Moses Basket

A white Moses basket from The Little Green Sheep is the perfect addition to a white nursery. Not only will it fit seamlessly into the room's aesthetic, but it also provides a safe and comfortable sleeping space for your baby.

Our Moses baskets are crafted from palm leaf and lined with either a quilted or knitted liner to protect your baby's skin.

The breathable fabric provides optimal airflow, making it comfortable for your baby to sleep in and easy for you to keep clean.

Our white Moses baskets make the perfect addition to any nursery and can easily be updated with a colourful blanket or cushion.

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Natural Knitted Moses Basket - White


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Natural Knitted Moses Basket Bundle - White

From £159.90

We also recommend purchasing a Moses basket stand to elevate your basket from the ground. Not only does it make it easier for you to move the basket around, but Moses basket stands provide a comfortable height to keep your baby safe from any hazards on the ground.

But we don't only have white Moses baskets to choose from – we have a whole range of natural, neutral and colourful baby baskets to suit anyone's taste and nursery aesthetic.

Bear in mind that Moses baskets are suitable for your child up until they are 6 months old. After that, you'll need to transition them to a bigger sleeping space that accommodates their growing bodies.


What Do I Need To Put in My Baby's Moses Basket?

Once you have chosen your Moses basket, it is important to pay attention to the bedding that goes inside. It is essential that you provide a comfortable, safe environment for your baby to sleep in.

Our Moses baskets come with a The Little Green Sheep organic mattress – with just the right amount of cushioning and support to keep your baby comfortable. A Moses basket mattress should be firm enough to support your baby's head and neck, but still gentle enough for them to sleep peacefully.

You might also want to consider a mattress protector to stop any liquid or food spills from getting onto the mattress.

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Moses Basket Bedding

From £13.95

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Moses Basket Mattress


For a luxurious and cosy feel, add a soft fitted sheet, pillow and blanket. However, it is important to note that you should be extra careful with any loose bedding you put inside your baby Moses basket. Pillows, quilts and padded bumpers can increase your baby's risk of SIDS, so always be sure to keep a watchful eye on them.

And it doesn't hurt to keep a spare Moses basket liner on hand, too. It's inevitable that your baby will spill and make a mess, so it helps to have a spare liner that you can quickly switch out when needed.

Final Thoughts: Should You Buy A White Moses Basket?

At The Little Green Sheep, we believe that a white Moses basket is the perfect addition to any nursery. Particularly for parents who are looking for a timeless and classic look.

It's important to choose a good quality Moses basket that is sturdy and secure enough to keep your baby safe. Our Moses baskets are made from natural, breathable materials and come with a comfortable mattress for optimal support. You can even add a Moses basket stand to elevate the basket from the ground.

And if you're in need of bedding for your baby's basket, we have a wide selection of mattress protectors, sheets and blankets to choose from.

So if you're looking for the perfect place for your baby to sleep, you can always count on The Little Green Sheep for a safe and comfortable sleeping space. Browse our range today!


We recommend that your baby should stay in a Moses basket up until they are 6 months old. Your baby will need more space to sleep in after that as they start to grow and move around more.

A Moses basket is a great place for your baby to sleep, as long as you take the necessary steps to make sure it is safe and comfortable. Don't leave any loose pillows, quilts or blankets in the basket unsupervised.

A Moses basket allows parents to easily move their baby around the house and provides a comfortable, safe environment for your little one to sleep in.

A Moses basket is a perfect sleeping space for a newborn. They are safely and snugly surrounded, and the mattress provides just enough cushioning for their developing body.