The best swaddle blanket materials are those that offer the most comfort and safety for your baby. The fabric should be lightweight, breathable, and soft. It should also be durable and easy to wash.
There are many materials that can be used to make a swaddle blanket. Bamboo and cotton are the most often used materials. At Nightingale, we use a blend of 70% bamboo 30% cotton so that your baby can enjoy the buttery soft and breathable properties of bamboo, and the durability of cotton.
For babies with sensitive skin, especially those with eczema, check out this article where we go in depth about choosing the best swaddle blankets.