Rocking chairs are an absolute necessity in nurseries, with their gentle motion having a very soothing effect on little babies, thereby calming them down efficiently. It also works well for baby-feeding or just sitting and watching your little one at play or sleep. These contemporary models come with sliding rather than rocking motion, and are safer as well as offer greater comfort than traditional rockers. Several models prevail in the markets, but the main features you need to look out for include cushioning, seating space, smooth glide, locking mechanism and other safety measures, as also aesthetic appeal.
Following is a list of the 10 choicest modern gliders that will be the perfect addition to your baby’s nursery.
The apt choice for a baby nursery, this model offers a spacious seating area, with padded arms innovatively fitted with pockets that can store small items. Its seat and back cushions can be washed by hand, and a well-matched ottoman comes with the package to add great overall visual appeal. The unit requires minimal assembly before use and offers free replacement component parts as well.
This model from Stork Craft does not include an ottoman, so for those of you who don’t have the space or don’t desire an ottoman with the pack, this is the better option. Constructed with a solid wooden frame, this glider system comes with enclosed metal ball bearings, easy-clean cushions, comfy seating space and padded armrests with storage space to accommodate magazines, remotes, bottles and other stuff. You can also add pillows and blankets to keep your precious one cosy.
An exceptional model, this nursery glider comes with padded cushions, smooth gliding motion, roomy seating space and a cool grey/white chevron design in many wood finishes, like cherry, white,dove brown and espresso. It possesses long-lasting ball bearings, easy assembly and matching ottoman for your feet.
Having in-built swivel capacity, this model offers superior rocking motion and comes in trendy beige design with padded arms. Moreover, the glider has a tufted back with accent stitching, rounded steel base for swiveling and gliding, as well as matching ottoman included with the package.
This high-end model from Naomi Home is fashioned out of stylish, solid authentic hardwood, wrapped in plush fabric. With storage pockets fitted into its padded arms and thick back and seat cushioning, this glider’s high seat offers optimal neck support as well. This model, too, provides you a matching foot-rest ottoman.
This inexpensive model gives you a highly comfy experience with well-padded arms, side pockets for storage, polyester-filled fabric of micro-fiber blend and easy cleaning. Its gliding system comprises metallic ball bearings for smoother glide, ottoman for a comfy sitting posture and is available in several classy colors which include espresso/beige, cherry/chocolate, and white/beige.
Made of handcrafted original hardwood, this pricy, deluxe rocker comes with thick padding on its arms and cushions, enormous seating space, steel-encased ball bearings for smooth, quiet glide as well as multi-position adjustment and locking for an overall highly versatile device.
The perfect chair covering for your nursery glider, these cushions from Luxe Basics are made of 100% super-soft polyester, with back and base zips for easy removal and washing. Suited to all standard gliders, this model comes in a wide variety of styles ranging 15 in number, coming in several colors and textures including ivory, white dot, soft pink, baby blue and caramel.
Finished in classic hardwood with comfy cushions, this Graco model boasts of nifty features which comprise in-built pull-out stool for nursing purposes, which comes with the ottoman, full-upholstered arms and elegant angular design. Its cushions are of deluxe micro-fiber, while its gliding system is smooth and quiet.
Topping the list is this pricy Dutailier chair with unique features such as multiple position mechanism, luxurious, rounded back cushion for effective neck and back support, removable cushions and arms and a 5 year guaranteed warranty. Also, this model is designed with no sharp, harmful edges, whatsoever, and is framed by durable hardwood with a dark espresso finishing.