2021 Twinnie Award Winners – Best Baby Gear for Twins

2021 twinnie awards

The third annual 2021 Twinnie Award winners have been selected and we are thrilled to present them to you! Tons of twin parents and the Twiniversity team nominated their favorite baby, kid, and personal products they have used and loved, with the products receiving the most mentions taking home the top prize. The 2021 Twinnie Award winners list includes everything a twin parent could need for babies, growing toddlers, and for mom and dad too. 

From twin strollers to car seats to backpacks and more, the Twinnie Awards 2021 reflect the best of the best in parenting gear. Our readers have done all the work for you – it’s a list of recommendations from a best friend who’s been there, done that.

The 2021 Twinnie Award winners are…

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Contours Options Elite v2

Best Strollers for Twins

Best Tandem StrollerContours Options Elite v2

Runners Up: Contours CurvePeg Perego Duette Piroet, Baby Trend Sit N’ Stand Double

Best Side-By-Side StrollerBumbleride Indie Twin

Runners Up: Contours Element, Mountain Buggy Duet, Baby Jogger City Mini GT2, Bugaboo Donkey 3

Best Tandem Lightweight StrollerBaby Trend Snap ‘N Go Double

Runners Up: Zoe The Tandem+, Joovy Twin Roo+, Joovy Caboose Too Ultralight Graphite

Best Side-by-Side Lightweight StrollerZoe The Twin+

Runners Up: Baby Trend Lightweight Double, Joovy Twin Groove, UPPAbaby G-Link 2

Best Double Jogging StrollerBOB Gear Revolution Flex 3.0 Duallie

Runners Up: Bumbleride Indie Twin, Thule Urban Glide 2, Baby Trend Navigator

Best Stroller for Twins + Additional ChildZoe The Trio+ 

Runners Up: Joovy Big Caboose, Valco Baby Duo X with Toddler Duo X Joey Seat, Bumbleride Indie Twin with Stroller Board Attachment

Best Single Stroller for Twin FamiliesLarktale Chit Chat

Runners Up: Contours Bitsy Elite, GB Pockit+, Zoe The Traveler

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Larktale Caravan

Best Stroller WagonLarktale Caravan 

Runners Up: Keenz Stroller Wagon, Evenflo Pivot Xplore Stroller Wagon, Wonderfold W4 Quad Stroller Wagon

Best WagonStep2 All Around Canopy Wagon

Runner Up: Step2 Choo Choo Wagon, Radio Flyer 3-in-1 Ez Folding Wagon with Canopy, Little Tikes Deluxe Ride & Relax Wagon with Umbrella

Best Stroller AccessoryEthan & Emma Double Stroller Organizer with Cup Holders 

Runners Up: My Travel Tray, J.L. Childress Side Sling Cargo Net, The Mommy Hook

double stroller reviews

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Dr. Brown’s Options+ bottle

Best Bottle Feeding Products for Twins

Best Baby BottleDr. Brown’s Options+

Runners Up: Tommee Tippee Advanced Anti-Colic Baby Bottle, MAM Anti-Colic Bottles, Philips Avent Natural

Best Infant FormulaSimilac Pro-Advance

Runners Up: Kirkland, Enfamil Gentlease, Gerber Good Start

Best Bottle Feeding AccessoriesBaby Brezza Formula Pro Advanced

Runners Up: Baby Brezza Formula Mixer, Boon Grass Countertop Drying Rack, Baby Brezza 1-Step Sterilizer Dryer

Best Product for Tandem Bottle FeedingTwin Z Pillow

Runners Up: Table for Two, two Fisher-Price Deluxe Bouncers

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Best Baby Carriers for Twins

Best Single Baby CarrierErgo Baby Omni 360 Carrier

Runners Up: Contours Cocoon, Boppy ComfyChic Hybrid Baby Carrier, Boba Baby Wrap Carrier

Best Double Baby CarrierTwinGo Twin Carrier

Runners Up: Weego Twin Baby Carrier, Minimonkey Twin Carrier

2021 Twinnie Award Winners – Best Baby Gear for Twins

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Colgate Eco Classica III

Best Cribs, Mattresses, and Sleep Gear for Twins

Best Crib MattressColgate Eco Classica III

Runners Up: Contours Vibes, Newton Crib Mattress, Moonlight Slumber Breathable Dual Sided

Best CribDaVinci Jenny Lind Convertible Crib

Runners Up: IKEA Sniglar, Babyletto Origami Mini Crib, Delta Children Heartland 4-In-1 Convertible Crib

Best Twin BassinetLittle Folks Twin EZ Fold Ultra Compact Double Bassinet by Delta

Runners Up: Baby Trend Twin Nursery Center, Halo Twin Bassinest, Simmons Kids By the Bed Twin Sleeper

Best Travel CribBaby Trend Twins Nursery Center 

Runners Up: Romp and Roost LUXE Playard, Fisher-Price On-the-Go Baby Dome, Graco Pack ‘N Play Playard with Twins Bassinet

Best SwaddleLove to Dream Swaddle UP Original

Runners Up: Halo Sleep Sack, Miracle Blanket, Happiest Baby Sleepea 5-Second Swaddle

Best Sound MachineHatch Baby Rest Sound Machine

Runners Up: Dohm Dual Speed, Skip Hop Moonlight & Melodies Nightlight Soother Owl, Homedics MyBaby SoundSpa Lullaby

Best PacifierNUK Comfy Orthodontic Pacifiers 

Runners Up: BIBS Supreme Baby Pacifier, Wubbanub, Ryan & Rose Cutie PAT Pacifier Teether

Best Baby Video MonitorInfant Optics DXR-8 

Runners Up: Babysense Video Baby Monitor with Two Cameras, VTech VM5271-2 Video Baby Monitor With Two Cameras, Nanit Plus Camera

Best HumidifierFridababy 3-in-1 Humidifier with Diffuser and Nightlight 

Runners Up: Vicks Cool Mist Humidifier, Pure Enrichment MistAire Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier, Crane Adorables Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier

2021 Twinnie Award Winners – Best Baby Gear for Twins
Chicco Keyfit 30 infant car seat

Best Car Seats for Twins

Best Infant Car SeatChicco KeyFit 30

Runners Up: Nuna Pipa Lite LX, UPPAbaby Mesa, Britax B-Safe Gen2

Best Convertible Car SeatBritax One4Life

Runners Up: Maxi Cosi Pria, Diono Radian 3RXT, Graco 4Ever 4-in-1 Convertible Car Seat

Best Booster SeatGraco Turbobooster LX

Runners Up: Britax Frontier ClickTight Harness-to-Booster, Evenflo Chase Harnessed Booster

Best Convertible Car Seat for TravelCosco Scenera NEXT

Runners Up: IMMI GO, Evenflo Tribute

Best Travel ToyMelissa & Doug On-The-Go Water WOW!

Runners Up: Manhattan Toy Baby Whoozit, Baby Einstein Take Along Tunes, DMoose Kids Travel Activity Tray

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BabyBjorn Bouncer Balance Soft

Best Baby Seats and Containers for Twins

Best Bouncy SeatBabyBjorn Bouncer Balance Soft 

Runners Up: Fisher-Price Deluxe Bouncer, Skip Hop Uplift, Ingenuity Smartbounce

Best Baby SwingFisher-Price Cradle N’ Swing

Runners Up: 4moms Mamaroo, Graco DuetSoothe Swing + Rocker, Munchkin Bluetooth Enabled Lightweight Baby Swing

Best High ChairIKEA Antilop

Runners Up: Fisher-Price Space Saver, Joovy Nook, Stokke Tripp Trapp

Best Travel High ChairSummer Infant Pop and Sit 

Runners Up: Fisher-Price Healthy Care Booster Seat, Inglesina Fast Table Chair, Phil&Teds Lobster seat

Best Play YardToddleroo by North States Superyard Ultimate Play Yard

Runners Up: Evenflo Versatile Play Space, Summer Infant Pop N’ Play Portable Playard, California Beach Company Pop N Go Tent

Best Play Mat/Activity GymThe Play Gym by Lovevery

Runners Up: Skip Hop Treetop Friends Activity Gym, Tiny Love Dynamic Gymini Activity Play Mat, Kids II Baby Einstein™ Discovery Seas Multi Mode Gym™

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Simple Wishes Signature Hands-Free Pumping Bra

Best Breastfeeding Twins Products

Best Hands-Free Pumping Bra –  Simple Wishes Signature Hands-Free Pumping Bra

Runners Up: Rumina Pump & Nurse Bra, Medela Easy Expression Bustier, Kindred Bravely Sublime Hands-Free Pumping Bra

Best Nursing BraKindred Bravely French Terry Racerback Nursing Bra 

Runners Up: Bravado Body Silk Seamless Nursing Bra, Cake Maternity Sugar Candy Lux Fuller Seamless Nursing Bra, Motherhood Maternity Women’s Maternity Average Busted Seamless Clip Down Nursing Bra

Best Breast PumpSpectra S1

Runners Up: Medela Pump In Style Advanced, Willow Wearable Pump, BabyBuddha Portable Pump

Best Breastmilk Storage BagsLansinoh Breastmilk Storage Bags

Runners Up: Kiinde, Medela, Up&Up Target

Best Nipple CreamMotherlove Nipple Cream

Runners Up: Lansinoh Organic Nipple Cream, Earth Mama Angel Baby Natural Nipple Butter, Bamboobies boob-ease Organic Nipple Balm

Best Breastfeeding Pain Relief ProductsLansinoh TheraPearl 3-in-1 Breast Therapy 

Runners Up: Bamboobies boob-ease Soothing Therapy Pillows, LaVie Lactation Massager, Lansinoh Soothies Breast Gel Pads

Best Twin Breastfeeding PillowTwinGo Twin Nursing Pillow 

Runners Up: My Brest Friend Twin Nursing Pillow, Twin Z Pillow

Best Single Breastfeeding PillowBoppy Nursing Pillow

Runners Up: My Brest Friend Single Nursing Pillow, Frida Mom Adjustable Nursing Pillow

Breastfeeding twins and getting ready to introduce a bottle? Check out Best Bottles for Breastfed Babies for bottle recommendations.

Best Postpartum Products

Best Postpartum ProductFrida Mom Upside Down Peri Bottle 

Runners Up: Rachel’s Remedy Down There Relief Pack, Frida Mom Perineal Healing Foam, Aegis Neonate Medical Wrap by Saplacor 

Looking for more postpartum products to get ready for your twins delivery? Read our list of top postpartum recovery products that our twin moms love!

Curious to know who the Twinnie Award winners were last year? Check out the 2020 Twinnie Award Winners here to find more gear recommendations from our community and Mom Squad!

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Kanga Care Rumparooz cloth diapers

Best Diapering Products for Twins

Best Disposable DiaperHuggies Lil’ Snugglers 

Runners Up: Costco Kirkland, Amazon Mama Bear, Pampers Swaddlers

Best Cloth DiaperKanga Care Rumparooz

Runners Up: Alvababy All-in-One, Thirsties Baby Natural One Size All-in-One, babygoal Cloth Diapers

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Need some 1-on-1 time with a twin expert to work on your twin parent problems? Book a virtual coaching session with Natalie Diaz, Twiniversity founder and twin parent coach to talk about your issues, whether you’re still pregnancy or your kids are about to start college. Click here to learn more, and while you’re at it, check out Nat’s lactation consulting services and the Twiniversity shop!

Best Baby WipesPampers Sensitive Wipes

Runners Up: Huggies Natural Care Wipes, Water Wipes, Costco Kirkland Wipes

Best Diaper Rash CreamAquaphor Baby Diaper Rash Cream

Runners Up: Desitin Maximum Strength, Boudreaux’s Butt Paste Maximum Strength, Triple Paste

Best Diaper PailUbbi Diaper Pail

Runners Up: Dekor Plus, Diaper Genie, Munchkin PAIL

Best Diaper BagSkip Hop Forma Diaper Bag Backpack

Runners Up: Skip Hop Duo, Baby Brezza Ultimate Changing Station Bag, JJ Cole Backpack

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Summer Deluxe Baby Bather

Best Baby Care Products for Twins

Best Baby BathtubSummer Deluxe Baby Bather

Runners Up: Skip Hop MobyBlooming Bath Lotus, Summer Clean Rinse Baby Bather

Best Baby Skin Care LineMustela Baby 

Runners Up: Aquaphor Baby, CeraVe Baby, Aveeno Baby

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Best Gear for Twins Age 6 Months and Up

Best Baby FoodGerber Foods

Runners Up: Serenity Kids Baby Food, Once Upon a Farm, Happy Baby Clearly Crafted

Best Baby Food MakerBaby Brezza One Step Baby Food Maker

Runners Up: Beaba Babycook Plus, Vitamix Explorian Blender, Babymoov Duo Meal Station XL

Best Sippy CupMunchkin Miracle 360

Runners Up: OXO Tot Transitions Straw Cup, ZoLi Bot, Nuk Magic 360 Sippy Cup

Best Twin Clothing CompanyCarter’s

Runners Up: Gerber Childrenswear, Children’s Place, Magnetic Me

Twiniversity memberships

Need some twin parent friends? Get the support you need with a Twiniversity Membership. Benefits include a monthly twin parent club meeting on Zoom, access to a private Facebook group just for twin parents, and a video library of twin parenting lessons. Visit Twiniversity.com/membership to join today!

Best Kids ShoesStride Rite

Runners Up: Plae Shoes, pediped shoes, See Kai Run Shoes

Check out our Recommended Twins Gear list for even more products that your twinnies will want and need.

Best Kids BackpackL.L. Bean Deluxe Junior Original Book Pack

Runners Up: Lands’ End Kids ClassMate Backpack, Skip Hop Toddler Backpack

Best Kids Water BottleThermoflask Kids

Runners Up: Hydro Flask Kids, Contigo Autoseal Trekker, Thermos Funtainer

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Larktale scoobi

Best Ride-on ToyLarktale scoobi 5-in-1

Runners Up: Step2 Whisper Ride II Ride On Push Car, LOL-FUN Baby Balance Bike, Ride on Wiggle Car by Lil’ Rider

Best TricycleRadio Flyer Deluxe EZ Fold 4-in-1 Stroll ‘N Trike

Runners Up: Schwinn Roadster Tricycle, smarTrike Breeze Plus, Joovy Tricycoo

Best Product That Didn’t Fit Into Any Other Categoryoogiebear better booger picker

Runners Up: Happi Tummi, Baby Merlin’s Magic Sleepsuit, Pottery Barn Anywhere Chairs

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About Twiniversity

Reaching over 2 million families a year in over 150 countries, Twiniversity is the largest global resource for all things “twinnie”. With worldwide recognition in her field, founder Natalie Diaz brings her twin parenting expertise to the online resource, including  parent to parent forums, live and online expecting twins classes, social media channels, and her bestselling book “What To Do When You’re Having Two“, the #1 bestseller on Amazon for Twins & Multiples Parenting. For more information, visit Twiniversity.com.

2021 Twinnie Award Winners – Best Baby Gear for Twins
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