2020 Jan 7
It is well known that the one thing parents never compromise on is the safety of their baby. However, here in Sri Lanka, things take on a whole new level with parents and in-laws weighing in on every aspect of pregnancy and motherhood, making the already stressful process even more overwhelming.
Along with the news that you are expecting a child (or children) and the incessant opinions of everyone around you, comes the heavy burden of purchasing all the necessary items to make your pregnancy as comfortable and safe as possible. So, here’s Pulse making life a little bit easier with a list of places to buy maternity and baby care products to keep both mother and baby content and worry-free!
Contact – 077 131 9613
Address – 83, Galle Road, Colombo 4
Open Time – Monday-Saturday 9 am to 8 pm, Sunday – 10 am to 6pm
Bambino is a one-stop baby shop that stocks products from a multitude of international brands like Philips Avent, Aveeno, Tommee Tippeee, Chicco, and more. They also feature plenty of promotions on their Facebook page so do visit it for some great deals on mother and baby care products.
Contact – 0777 444 334/0712 444 334
Address – 256, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5
Open Time – Monday-Friday 9 am to 9 pm, Saturday 9 am to 8 pm, Sunday 9 am to 6 pm
Website – www.kidzcare.lk
Offering a 24 hour delivery service to Colombo and suburbs for order over LKR 2,000 with a delivery charge of only LKR 100, Kidzcare.lk is known for the extensive range of products on their website. However, if you prefer to visit the store, their main branch is located in Colombo 5 and they also have a branch in Malabe.
Blooms and Butterflies
Contact – 0112 680 334
Address – 69/1, Elvitigala Mawatha , Borella
Open Time – 9.30 am to 8 pm
Website – www.bloomsandbutterflies.lk
With stores newly opened in Borella and Dehiwala and their previous store in Ja Ela, Blooms and Butterflies is now accessible to most. Be sure to check their maternity line out as they have a great selection of maternity wear.
Website – www.khloenestler.com
An online store stocking maternity wear for all occasions, Khloe Nestler has a wide range of clothing suited to all tastes. Make sure to check out their Instagram page for some serious maternity style inspiration!
Contact – 0722 264 444
Address – 323B, Havelock Road, Colombo 6
Open Time – 9.30 am to 7.55 pm
Website – www.elegantsmockers.com
Apart from their branch down Havelock Road, Elegant Smockers also has two other branches in Kandy City Centre on Level 3 and One Galle Face on Level 4. From new born essentials to baby and kids room furniture, Elegant Smockers has a running pastel theme bound to soothe both baby and mum.
Contact – 0112 769 501
Address – 153, High Level Road, Nugegoda
Open Time – 10 am to 7.30 pm
Website – www.babycare.lk
Baby Care has convenient website to buy anything baby related, as the name suggests, and they also have maternity items. However, if you are more of a touch and feel kind of
shopper the Baby Care stores (they have a store at One Galle Face and in Nugegoda) are meant for you.
Contact – 0112 689 682
Address – 159 Castle St, Colombo 8
Open Time – Monday-Friday 9 am to 8.30 pm, Saturday-Sunday 9 am to 8 pm
Website – www.coolkidz.lk
From strollers and feeding chairs to play pens and feeding bottles, Cool Kidz has got it all! And that’s not all; they also cater to mums by offering maternity products like feeding bras and adjustable pregnancy pillows. They specialise in Farlin products so if you are a Farlin fan, Cool Kidz is the place for you.
Baby Bear Boutique
Contact – 0773 506 965
Address – 35, Pagoda Road, Nugegoda
Open Time – Tuesday -Saturday 10 am to 8 pm, Sunday-Monday 10 am to 6 pm
With a newly opened outlet at One Galle Face, Baby Bear Boutique is an exquisite baby accessories store. From vivid and colourful games to early parenting necessities, Baby Bear has got you covered. Currently, they have a 20% savings discount on most items at both their stores.
Contact – 0115 882 882
Address – 7, R.A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 5
Open Time – 10 am to 8 pm
Offering high quality and authentic goods, Mothercare is a global brand known for its stellar range of items of much variety. Conveniently located down the bustling Duplication road, customers are sure to find anything on their soon-to-be-parent list.
And that’s the list! Put an end to all the superstitious beliefs and locally induced pressures from relatives by consulting professionals at any one of these stores, to ensure utmost protection and comfort for both mother and baby.
Is there any store we missed out? Do let us know in the comments!