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  When push comes to, well, love, these babies will get you and yours around town in safety and style—whether you're going first class or economy.  
     
  BY MICHELLE ROTMAN  
  PHOTOGRAPHED BY ERIC PIASECKI  
     
  Strollers | Car Seats & Bouncers | Bassinets & Monitors | Carriers & Diaper Bags | High Chairs & Booster Seats  
     
     
  Kolcraft Tour Sport Reclining Umbrella Stroller
This quintessential umbrella stroller has a swing-over sun canopy, weighs less than twelve pounds, and allows your infant to recline until he can sit up on his own ($39.99).

Schneider's
20 Ave. A, at 2nd St., 212-228-3540.

 
 

 

 

 
  Maclaren Volo
You'll have to wait until Junior is six months to use it, but at under nine pounds, this lightweight-aluminum-frame Volo is perfect for travel, folds easily with one hand, has a five-point safety harness, and comes with a removable shopping basket ($99.99).

Planet Kids
247 E. 86th St. near Second Ave., 212-426-2040.
2688 Broadway near 102nd St., 212-864-8705; planetkidsny.com

 
 

 

 

 
  Bugaboo Frog
The Hummer of strollers weighs seventeen pounds, is collapsible, has a reversible seat and handlebar, is car-seat compatible with Graco and Peg Pérego, and includes a bassinet, under-seat bag, sun canopy, rain screen, and mosquito net ($699.99).

Albee Baby Carriage Company
715 Amsterdam Ave., at 95th St. 212-662-8902

 
 

 

 

 
  Schwinn Jogger
Lightweight for a jogger, this nineteen-pound collapsible stroller comes with an adjustable, reversible, and removable padded seat, reflective safety trim, a zip-out vinyl weather shield, dual rear parking brakes, an insulated cooler bag, and a large storage pouch behind the seat ($199.99).

Albee Baby Carriage Company
715 Amsterdam Ave., at 95th St. 212-662-8902

 
 

 

 

 
  Graco Cirrus Literider
Jam-packed with special features: one-hand fold, a side storage pocket for toys, car-seat compatible, a removable child's snack tray, and a parent console equipped with notepad and clock ($69.99).

Buy it online at target.com.
 
 

 

 

 
  Peg Pérego Pliko Completo
Anchor in your car seat and this collapsible, sixteen-pound stroller will last from infant through toddler years with parent-pleasing features like adjusting handles, a cup holder, and a rain and boot cover to keep kids warm and dry ($299).

Heights Kids
85 Pineapple Walk, near Henry St., Brooklyn Heights
718-222-4271, nytoybox.com.
 
 

 

 

 
  Zooper Z-Street
Weighing in at seventeen pounds, the Z Street has five reclining positions, is collapsible, and comes complete with rain cover, boot, sun shade, and car-seat adapter bar ($199).

Little Folks
123 E. 23rd St., near Park Ave. So. 212-982-9669

 
 

 

 

 
 
From the Fall 2003 edition of the New York Family Guide
 
     
     
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