Lull a fussy baby to sleep -- or let bigger, fussier tykes calm themselves -- in a modern rocking chair made from eco-friendly materials.
Mon, Oct 18 2010 at 8:30 AM
Welcome to the sixth installment of “The green crib,” a series of posts where I focus on a single room in the home where an adult’s good green influence — and decorating sense — will ideally rub off on said room’s primary inhabitant: a little one.
Today’s focus is on the other most important piece of nursery furniture aside from the crib itself: the humble rocking chair. In terms of environmental impact, you really can’t beat a gently used, old-school rocker that’s been passed down generation to generation (or snagged from an antique store) but for parents wanting to go the modern route, I’ve rounded up 10 notable new-school rockers made from sustainable materials that are geared for both tots and their 'rents alike.
Gus*Modern GT ROcker @ 2Modern
($1,150 - $1,229.95)
Nurseryworks Sleepytime Rocker @ Posh Baby
Iglooplay Mod Rocker @ 2Modern
($285 - $385)
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