+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 7 of 7
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    29
    Thanks
    42
    Thanked
    2
    Reviews
    0

    Default Buying Cots online

    Hi everyone!

    Just wondering if anyone has successfully purchased a cot online, without being able to touch and feel that exact brand? Were you happy?

    Also, does anyone have a cot that has the ends closed in, not slats? Do you think this is a little restrictive to air flow or has your bub taken to kicking at the ends??

    Thanks for any opinions!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Brisbane North
    Posts
    4,460
    Thanks
    1,581
    Thanked
    1,802
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I wouldn't think having the ends closed in restricts air flow. they have the sides of the bed slats to allow for airflow.

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to GlitterFarts For This Useful Post:

    MamaO  (11-10-2012)

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    7,375
    Thanks
    2,572
    Thanked
    3,785
    Reviews
    7
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    We bought ours online from Cots4Tots (it's their own brand). From memory I think it was $550 for the cot, mattress and dressing table with change mat. It's not the greatest quality but it meets all Australian safety standards and looks quite good.

  5. The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to JR03 For This Useful Post:

    gluteousmaximus  (11-10-2012),MamaO  (12-10-2012)

  6. #4
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Location
    Perth, WA
    Posts
    721
    Thanks
    219
    Thanked
    109
    Reviews
    5
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I bought mine off eBay from baby sue, got the cot, cot mattress, change table and change pad for less than $450. Meets all Australian standards and really happy with the quality

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to Pixie83 For This Useful Post:

    MamaO  (12-10-2012)

  8. #5
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Posts
    334
    Thanks
    18
    Thanked
    34
    Reviews
    0
    We have a cot with the ends closed in and it's fine! It's a boori that we bought in store. I would prefer to see it as we saw many that I just didn't like the quality of.

  9. The Following User Says Thank You to Jackinabox For This Useful Post:

    MamaO  (12-10-2012)

  10. #6
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    New South Wales!!
    Posts
    135
    Thanks
    147
    Thanked
    21
    Reviews
    0
    I got my nursery package off of Cots4Tots, not sure how it is yet, it won't be delivered until mid November but pretty excited the cot looked lovely.
    It was $845 all up, cot, matress, change table which is a chest of draws, and a chest of draws, delivered to our door

  11. The Following User Says Thank You to gluteousmaximus For This Useful Post:

    MamaO  (12-10-2012)

  12. #7
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Posts
    29
    Thanks
    42
    Thanked
    2
    Reviews
    0
    Thanks everyone!! I'll let you know how I go!!


 

Similar Threads

  1. Buying Dress Online Would You??
    By MyLittlePrincess in forum Weddings
    Replies: 18
    Last Post: 29-12-2012, 07:27
  2. Buying ghd online?
    By chubbasmummy in forum Beauty
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-09-2012, 14:12
  3. Buying wedding dresses online
    By Guest1234 in forum Weddings
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 28-12-2011, 08:43

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
christmas gift guidesee all Red Stocking
Springfree Trampoline
Give the Ultimate Christmas Gift Springfree Trampoline
The World's Safest Trampoline™ is now also the world's first Smart Trampoline™. Sensors on the mat detect your every move and your jumps control fun, educational and active games on tablet. Secure the Ultimate Christmas Gift today!
sales & new stuffsee all
True Fairies
True Fairies is the first interactive website where children can engage and speak with a real fairy through the unique webcam fairy portal. Each session is tailored to the child, and is filled with enchantment and magic.
Visit website to find out more!
featured supporter
LCF Fun Languages Australia
We offer foreign language lessons for children 2-12 yrs in French, Spanish, Mandarin, Italian or German as after-school and preschool clubs or private language tuition. This is play-based, full immersion language learning with proven results!
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!