Sustainability comes in many forms, from ethical labor practices that give back to the surrounding community, to environmental protection - like zero-waste manufacturing or planting trees for each product sold.
VOCs (Volatile organic compounds) are chemicals from specific solids or liquids (like wax, paints and varnishes) that can be emitted as gas. It has been proven that this easily inhaled chemical may lead to cancer, liver, and kidney diseases.
GREENGUARD Gold is awarded to low or non-existent chemical emission items. These items are screened against 10,000 chemicals and VOCs and are safe for sensitive individuals.
BPA [bisphenol A] is an industrial chemical found in plastic, epoxy resins, and even food and water containers. This chemical has been linked to adverse health effects in fetuses, newborns and children.
Formaldehyde is something you want to stay away from because it is a cancerous, strong-smelling, colorless gas commonly found in pressed-wood products.
Phthalates disrupt the body's hormones and some are known carcinogens. The chemicals from baby gear and wallpaper can be ingested, inhaled or absorbed.
Fire retardants are chemicals that are often sprayed onto car seats and baby products to make them fire resistant. But, these poisonous chemicals are known to cause hormone disruption, neurological damage and even cancer.
The Gelato 4-in-1 Convertible Mini Crib delivers a pint-size punch of personality. Mini-sized for nursery nooks, small space nurseries, or shared bedrooms (roomies!), the Gelato Mini Crib features optional interchangeable feet to match décor. It's a smart alternative to a bassinet with the added benefit of a convertible design that expands into a toddler bed and then twin bed for all the big kid years!
- PLAYFUL COMPACT DESIGN: With rounded posts and customizable feet, available in an array of pop colors to coordinate with any modern nursery palette. It's a mini design but will last into the big kid years with an optional twin bed conversion!
- GREENGUARD GOLD CERTIFIED: The Gelato Mini has been tested for over 10,000 chemicals and passes the most stringent emission standards. It contributes to clean indoor air, creating a healthier environment for your baby to sleep, play, and grow.
- 4-IN-1 CONVERTABILITY: Easily transitions as your babe grows from crib to toddler bed and daybed, with an optional toddler bed conversion kit (M12999 sold separately). For the big kid years, the Gelato converts from crib to twin with an optional twin bed conversion kit (M5789 sold separately).
- CLEAN MODERN AESTHETIC: Our hidden hardware construction eliminates visible screws on the furniture exterior for a polished, clean look.
- SUSTAINABLE DESIGN: Made with sustainably sourced solid New Zealand pine wood, one of the most renewable woods available. The mattress support is TSCA Compliant engineered wood.
- SAFE FOR BABE: We go the extra step to ensure your babe's safety. Finished in a non-toxic multi-step painting and staining process that is lead and phthalate safe which exceeds ASTM International and U.S. CPSC safety standards.
- UNIVERSAL MATTRESS FIT: The Gelato is a standard mini size crib which includes a 1" mattress pad. We recommend additional support with our Pure by babyletto hypoallergenic and eco-conscious mini crib mattress (37" x 23.5").
- Assembled Dimensions: 39.75"L x 26"W x 35"H
- Assembled Weight: 37lbs
- Slat Strength: 135 lbs
- Front Rail to Floor Height: 35"
- Interior Crib Measurements: 37"L x 24"W
- Twin Size Box Spring Minimum: 74.5"L x 36"W
- Twin Size Box Spring Maximum: 75.5"L x 37.25"W
- Mini Crib: Stop using when child begins to climb or reaches 35 inches
- Toddler Bed: 50 lbs
- Twin-Size Bed: 500 lbs
Want to see the material in person and test the color against your nursery? Order a sample here!