This item is a The Bed
Box" from The Baby Box Co. The Bed Box is a tastefully designed, authentic Finnish baby box designed with The Baby Box Co. s Autumn/Winter 2013 collection pattern, Classy Owls. This purchase includes the following: -Finnish baby box itself with matching lid -fitted waterproof mattress Per the Finnish tradition, box measurements are length 70 cm, width 43 cm and height 27 cm. For 75 years, Finland s expectant mothers have been given a box by the state that serves as a lightweight bassinet for their baby. It is believed that these baby boxes have helped Finland achieve one of the world s lowest infant mortality rates. The box is now an established part of the Finnish rite of passage towards motherhood, uniting generations of women and contributing to Finland s ranking as one of the best countries in the world for mothers to live. Finnish baby boxes are a very popular selection for mothers right now as they were recently front and center in worldwide news when William and Kate received one for their royal baby! This item makes a wonderful gift for parents. If you or someone you love is expecting, this selection is sure to delight. Finnish baby boxes by The Baby Box Co. combine a beautiful tradition with modern convenience and upscale design.