We didn't register for a high chair for our baby showers. I wasn't sure what kind I wanted, and I assigned it to our "figure it out later" list. As I investigated the options, I became enamored of the Stokke Tripp Trapp.
The downside? You guessed it. It's spendy. The chair, with the infant insert you need for a babe and shipping and handling, would be close to $300. That's a major investment, my friends.
So I did what I always do. I got on Craigslist and looked around. Found a fantastic knock-off for fifty bucks and a drive to Kansas City. All I had to do was order a new cushion cover, and I had my pull-up-to-the-table grow-with-your-child modern-design wooden chair. The baby digs it, too: