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Category: Fall 2014 Award Winners

Baby Buddy Tooth Tissues

Baby Buddy Tooth Tissues

Baby Buddy all-natural Tooth Tissues were designed by family dentists to help parents and caregivers instill proper oral health habits from birth, while forging bonds with their infants. Created with babies and toddlers in mind, Tooth Tissues are a natural first step in developing proper oral health habits.

bambu Kids Feeding Ware

bambu Kids Feeding Ware

bambu makes natural and safe feeding products for children, made from certified organic bamboo. Their product line includes bamboo utensils, hemp bibs, coconut bowls, and bamboo straws — all made from sustainable materials and natural alternatives to plastic.

Bumkins Finer Baby Products

Bumkins Finer Baby Products

Why We Love Them

Bumkins Finer Baby Products offers distinctively designed, quality, and family-oriented products that are practical and attractive. Bumkins’ robust catalog of baby and kids merchandise includes bibs, snack bags, cloth diapers, teething products and travel accessories. Many of Bumkins products feature Dr. Seuss and Disney licensed prints and each item design adheres to the strictest safety standards of the juvenile products industry.

Bumkins has a huge selection of eco-friendly products that are available in coordinating prints. Bumkins waterproof bags and cloth diapers are easy to use and clean and help reduce household trash. Bumkins licensed prints are fun and recognizable to little fans of the Dr. Seuss and Disney characters.


Nixi Wet Bag - Green Scene Mom Awards

Nixi Wet Bag

Nixi Wet Bags provide great on-the-go storage for messy diapers, dirty clothes, wet swimsuits and more. They are made of waterproof recycled polyester, measure 12 inches by 14 inches and feature a front zipper closure and a snap handle for hanging or carrying.

Judges’ Feedback

5 stars Eco-Friendly
5 stars Easy to Use
4 stars Design & Innovation


Reusable Snack Bags - Green Scene Mom Awards

Reusable Snack Bags

Bumkins reusable snack bags are the eco-friendly alternative to single-use plastic bags. They are made from easy-wipe waterproof fabric and they’re machine washable, dishwasher-safe, and close with a zipper.

Judges’ Feedback

5 stars Eco-Friendly
5 stars Easy to Use
4 stars Design & Innovation


Bumkins Cloth Diaper - Green Scene Mom Awards

Snap-In-One Cloth Diaper

Bumkins Snap-In-One diaper fit babies 7 to 32 lbs and features a waterproof PUL exterior, absorbent removable snap insert, and a pocket opening for adding a second insert. Three snap-downs on the front of the diaper allow it to be easily adjusted as a baby grows. The Snap-In-One is machine washable, stain and odor resistant, and has an extra mini leg gusset design to prevent leaks.

Judges’ Feedback

5 stars Eco-Friendly
4 stars Easy to Use
5 stars Design & Innovation


Where to Buy & Learn More

Website: bumkins.com
Facebook: fb.com/bumkins
Twitter: twitter.com/bumkins

Buttons Cloth Diapers

Buttons Cloth Diapers

Buttons Cloth Diapers make diapering easy and Eco-friendly. Their new prints are so adorable and feature quality details, sturdy leg gussets, and a simple adjustable snap system that allows the diaper to grow with your baby.

Cache Coeur Maternity Lingerie

Cache Coeur Maternity Lingerie

Cache Coeur creates original product designs that focus on the maternity and nursing stages for moms and moms-to-be who are in touch with their feminine side. Their Signature line includes comfort maternity and nursing lingerie made with organic cotton, with a touch of softness and modern elegance.

Cake Lingerie Organic Nursing Pads

Cake Lingerie Organic Nursing Pads

Why We Love Them

Cupcake Nursing Pads are a customizable nursing pad solution made from organic cotton. The pads include a outside cover and two interior pad liners that can be removed for cleaning. Both or just one liner can be used within the pad, offering flexibility in the pad thickness.

Cupcake Nursing Pads are made from high-quality cotton and are easy to assemble and clean. They offer great coverage in preventing leaks and provide peace of mind while breastfeeding. The pad liners are easy to remove through a simple slit in the cover and the whole thing is machine washable. Cupcake Nursing Pads offer a quality, eco-friendly alternative to disposable nursing pads. 

Judges’ Feedback

5 stars Eco-Friendly
5 stars Easy to Use
4 stars Design & Innovation

Where to Buy & Learn More

Website: cakelingerie.com
Facebook: fb.com/cakelingerie
Twitter: twitter.com/cakelingerie

Cushy Closer

Cushy Closer

The Cushy Closer goes over the door latch to prevent doors from latching and soften door closing sounds. The padded cushion spans the latch and attaches to each side of the door handle, snugly fitting all standard bedroom doors. Cushy Closers also prevent children and even pets from locking themselves in a room.

Eepples MilkCharms

Eepples MilkCharms

Eepples MilkCharms are designed to help moms easily label, track, and organize their breast milk supply. The MilkCharm is a reusable dial system that lets moms quickly and easily set and read the day and time when breast milk was pumped.

Emily Press Write Your Own Labels

Emily Press Write Your Own Labels

Why We Love Them

Emily Press waterproof labels are an innovative way to create your own personalized labels. Write on the labels with a permanent marker then seal in your writing with the built-in laminate. These dishwasher-safe labels make it easy to personalize or label your items. They are ideal for labeling baby bottles, lunch boxes, food containers, water bottles, school supplies and more.

Emily Press labels come in a variety of designs and styles and make it super easy to label your items on the go. The built-in laminate protector allows these labels to last over time, even when used on items that go through the dishwasher. They are a great option for school items that need to be labeled with a child’s name, or for marking drinking containers or personal items with sibling’s names. 

Judges’ Feedback

5 stars Eco-Friendly
5 stars Easy to Use
5 stars Design & Innovation

Where to Buy & Learn More

Website: emilypress.com
Facebook: fb.com/emilypresslabels
Twitter: twitter.com/emilypress

It’s The Balm Pregnancy Pamper Kit

It’s The Balm Pregnancy Pamper Kit

It’s The Balm products pamper and moisturize naturally without the use of chemicals or artificial preservatives. Each product is created using premium organic ingredients — base oils and butters, essential oils, botanicals, and natural additives

Lotus Everywhere Travel Crib

Lotus Everywhere Travel Crib

The Lotus Travel Crib by Guava Family is an everywhere crib designed for easy portability and set up. It has mesh breathable sides all the way down to the mattress and a zipper opening in one side for easy access into the crib. The crib can be set up in 15 seconds and it fits into a compact case small enough for a carry-on.

Milkies Milk-Saver

Milkies Milk-Saver

Why We Love Them

The Milkies Milk-Saver collects your leaking breast milk as you nurse, allowing you to store extra breast milk effortlessly with each feeding. Simply slip the Milk-Saver into your bra-cup on the non-nursing side before you breastfeed. The Milk-Saver collects the milk that is leaked when your breast milk lets down. It’s slim and portable, minimizes leaks and comes with a durable case for easy use on the go.

The Milkies Milk-Saver ensures not a drop of breast milk is lost during the breast feeding process. This innovative product is one-of-a-kind and addresses a practical need that will also benefit your child, since even an ounce of breast milk goes a long way in the early infant stages. Breast milk can be collected from the Milk-Saver and used later with a bottle. This product works well in combination with pumping, since all the milk can be stored together.

Judges’ Feedback

5 stars Eco-Friendly
4 stars Easy to Use
5 stars Design & Innovation

Where to Buy & Learn More

Website: mymilkies.com
Facebook: fb.com/fairhavenhealth.bellytobreast
Twitter: twitter.com/bellytobreast

Poncho Baby Roly Blankets

Poncho Baby Roly Blankets

The Poncho Baby Roly Blanket is a super-soft blanket that rolls into a compact clutch for easy carrying. The blanket is made from a double layer of soft cotton. It rolls up and attaches with a snap fastener. This blanket is part of Poncho Baby’s new On The Go Organic Collection.

Rubber Ducky & Friends Showerhead

Rubber Ducky & Friends Showerhead

Rubber Duckie & Friends shower heads are a fun way to introduce showering to young children. The character shower heads look like bath toys and help parents transition their kids from bathing in the tub to taking showers on their own.

Shaikoo Hands Free Towel

Shaikoo Hands Free Towel

Why We Love Them

The Shaikoo Towel Wrap was designed to simplify bath time. Its unique design allows you to have full control of your infant to make baby bathing a fun, safe and relaxing experience. With a simple and durable Velcro-brand fastener around the neck, parents have both their left and right hands available to safely lift, cradle and rest their wet baby on their chest for a warm, confidant and dry hug. It also has a rounded, dual hood feature that has an easy to grip, anti-slip pocketing function. This allows either hand to simply wrap, cradle and dry the baby’s head following bath time. 

The Shaikoo Towel Wrap was designed by a mom and dad to improve the challenges of drying off an infant after bath time. The towels are luxuriously plushy, trimmed with cute printed plush, and help reduce the risk of dropping a wet, squirming baby. Shaikoo Towel Wrap are “hands-free” and remove the need to hold onto the towel as well as the baby so moms can focus on keeping their babies cozy and safe. 

Judges’ Feedback

4 stars Eco-Friendly
4 stars Easy to Use
5 stars Design & Innovation

Where to Buy & Learn More

Website: shaikoo.com
Facebook: fb.com/handsfreebabytowel
Twitter: twitter.com/shaikootowel