European Baby Strollers
Recently there has been an increase in popularity over European baby strollers probably due to the increased amount of celebrities who have been seen with their bundle of joy in one of the European style baby strollers. Europe has an allure to it and if it’s made by the Europeans then it must be good. (Italian shoes etc). Well, when it comes to European baby strollers this statement ranks true. There are a vast number of European baby strollers on the market, but I’m going to try to narrow it down for you to the best options out there.
For starters you have your old and reliable name brands – Peg Perego – Italian, Inglesina – Italian, and then the newer name brands to hit the market Britax , Quinny – German ,Silver Cross – UK and the infamous Bugaboo- Dutch
Let’s take a closer look at what these companies offer.
This is an Italian company which was founded in 1949. They offer a variety of high quality products, from the stroller car seat combo, strollers for newborns and umbrella stroller for tall people and more.
Peg-Perego Booklet 50, Onyx
This is a stroller is suitable for a from 4 pounds to 50 pounds. It has all the important features, adjustable handlebar, 5 point safety harness, lightweight aluminum frame, a four wheels have wheel suspension and swivel or lock and one step rear wheel breaks. Basket is roomy and adjustable
This latest model comes with leather like handle bar and bumper bar. It is also 3.5 cm narrow than it’s predecessor the Booklet.
This stroller is not reversible and the wheels are made from rubber. This stroller can easily be pushed with its ball bearings and excellent suspention system.
It also comes with a very convenient stand for an older child to stand on. All parts are detachable and washable. This is sold on its own or as a set with the car seat and diaper bag. The basket is also easily accessible.
The Peg Perego Stroller is made in Italy and is made to last. Personally I had the previous model of the Peg Perego and it was used for four children from infancy to toddler and it never broke down.
This stroller is comfortable for baby, it is well padded, has a good sized canopy. This is a great stroller which is compatible with the Primo Viaggio 4/35 .and the Primo Viaggio 4/35 Nido car seat Car seat attaches directly to the stroller’s retractable anchors.
European Stroller – Norway
In 1932 on the west coast of Norway in Ålesund, Stokke AS was founded. Since then Stokke has become a world reknowned brand with baby products, one that provides high quality and stylish designs.
The Stokke stroller is higher than your regular stroller, yet baby will be very comfortable and will be able to see the world from higher perspective. The seat and foot rest are adjustable enabling baby to face you, providing eye contact with mom and enhances the feeling of security.
As he grows older the seat can be turned to face the world. The seat has 5 different positions, the handles are adjustable. The wheels can go on any terrain including the beach. For more details and a great bundle deal click here now!
This is a stroller that will grow with baby. You get all the bells and whistles in one compact stroller which is great, real value for your money.
The Britax B-Agile stroller is suitable for newborn to 55lbs. It comes with a lightweight aluminum frame, is a compact stroller and has a convenient one hand quick fold design.
This stroller has the 5 point harness and the material is absorbing. It is a 3 wheel stroller which allows for more improved steering and maneuverability. The wheels all have suspension and the front wheel swivels. The Britax B-Agile is also compatible with other car seats.
The Britax B -Safe car seat which comes with the Britax B-Agile stroller is padded on the side, side impact protection and supports the head. This stroller can be purchased with or without the car seat
The Quinny stroller came into the market in 2009 by designer Henrik Vibskov, a Danish designer who targeted the young working mother. The Quinny Buzz stroller is the latest edition to their selection and it has some very unique features.
It has an automatic unfolding system, push button and it unfolds and people say that it actually works. It comes with a 360 degree lockable front swivel wheel and the seat can be either rear or forward facing. The handles are adjustable making it a stroller that is suitable for tall people.
The Quinny Buzz is suitable for a newborn till toddler (55lbs). Its lightweight however not as lightweight as other strollers. It weighs 27 pounds. It is very easy to fold and maneuver, thanks to its inflatable tires and swivel wheel. The seat is also made from breathable material and is dirt and water resistant.
It comes with a storage basket however some feel that it is not big enough.