What can be said about a crib? Its primary function is to serve as a comfy, safe place for baby to sleep, but if we are being honest, it’s also a place to contain your little one at night so they don’t go full Shawshank and bust out during the wee hours. There are so many options on the market from simple, cost-friendly solutions, to more customizable pieces for a bespoke look. While all cribs sold in the United States have to meet certain health and safety standards, there are other, stricter standards you will want to consider including whether a crib is Greenguard Gold certified against chemical emissions. To help guide your decision here’s a crib sheet on some cribs we like right now.