Baby clothes are adorable. They also have to stand up to poops-plosions and copious amounts of drool and be as comfy as a pair of sweats. Whether you’re starting your baby registry, staring down a mountain of shower gifts or looking into the wide eyes of your days-old newborn (who, surprise, just spit up again!), chances are, you may have that nagging sense that you’re missing some infant wardrobe essentials. And you very well might be—with all the adorable stuff out there.
It’s easy to miss the not-so-obvious but oh-so-necessary items. And, with so many options out there, it’s hard to know where to go for what. Here, we’ve made a shortlist, not only the essential but also cute and full colors baby clothes every new mom should own. Scroll through to bottom and choose the one best for your baby.