When you have a newborn you are likely to carry around several things that you will need for the baby which will probably include a stroller that is quite complicated with a lot of whistles and bells.
gives its customers three umbrella strollers and two lightweight strollers all for an affordable price that can fit into many budgets.
Functions of the Kolcraft Baby Strollers
When purchasing Kolcraft strollers you have to first decide whether you need an umbrella stroller or a lightweight one.
The strollers that are lightweight provide a folding system that you can operate with one hand. This is convenient for when you are carrying the baby in the other arm, with a sip-cup in one hand plus a diaper bag on your shoulder.
Although there are some features that these strollers have that the larger strollers have also, the umbrella strollers do not offer certain amenities like a removable trays for parent and child.
As its name suggests, umbrella strollers come with a couple curved handles that look like umbrella poles. They collapse in the same way an umbrella does to ensure they take up as little space as possible.
Types of Kolcraft Baby Strollers
Kolcraft has two types of lightweight strollers which are the Travel About and the Lite Sport. They are both in similar price range.
The umbrella strollers are: Tour Sport reclining umbrella for $49.99, iBaby reclining umbrella for $79.99 and the umbrella stroller which is simple, has no amenities or fancy names for $19.99.
Features of the Lightweight Stroller
If what you are looking for is something that is in-between the umbrella and the larger stroller, then the most ideal choice would be the lightweight strollers.
The amenities of the include a child’s tray that is removable (plus a cup holder), cup holders on a parent tray which is also removable, canopy for blocking the sun, a reclining seat, a quick-release three-point buckle as well as a big basket found underneath it for use in storage of purses, toys, books and diaper bags.
Travel About strollers also provide a detachable parent tray and cup holder, quick-release three-point buckle and the reclining seat and storage basket.
The child’s tray in the Travel About has a duel holder for juice box and a cup. The window in the canopy allows caretakers and parents to secretly keep a look out for the babies.
The Lite Sport and the Travel About strollers provide a system for folding with one hand but there is a one-hand, Free-Stand folding system on the Travel about which was created to make the stroller stand on its own.
Features of the Umbrella Stroller
The majority of the umbrella strollers do not give a lot of amenities except for the iBaby reclining umbrella. Known as the stroller for music lover, it has speakers and an iPod dock for playing iPod Minis or iPods.
Other features include an adjustable canopy, parent cup holder, padded reclining seat back, storage bag, three-point safety harness and the front swivel wheels that are shock-absorbing. The stroller has a mesh fabric that gives it an athletic look.
The , the other reclining umbrella from Kolcraft, offers similar amenities as the iBaby except for the iPod dock.
These are an adjustable canopy, parent cup holder, padded reclining seat back, storage bag, three-point safety harness and the front swivel wheels that are shock-absorbing.