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How long was your child in newborn clothes?

How much did they weigh and boy or girl?

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EheartsZ07

Asked by EheartsZ07 at 10:04 PM on Aug. 17, 2013 in General Parenting

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  • Mine was never in newborns. Both were in 3 month old clothes from birth.
    If you are going to be a mom soon I would suggest buying only one or two 0-3 month clothes before your baby is born. They normally grow incredibly fast and you can always get some more if you need them. I would concentrated on the larger sizes unless you know your child is going to be very small.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 10:09 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • Born at eight pounds. Newborn clothes lasted till the three week growth spurt. I don't remember his weight at that point, only that there were unworn clothes. Including a cute pair of OshKosh booties a neighbor gave me; his feet were born too big for them!
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 10:10 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • Both kids were 7 lbs 10-11 oz. In newborn for a couple weeks?
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 10:16 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • 2 weeks,lol
    He was 7.6 at birth
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 10:16 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • DD was 7 pounds at birth but lost 2 pounds pounds in the first week before slowly gaining it back. She was in newborn clothes for 2 months.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 10:18 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • How much they weigh depends on you and your husband's genetics and your nutrition and prenatal care.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 10:23 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • DD was 8lb 3oz and out of newborn at about 3 weeks. DS was 8lb 10 oz and didn't outgrow his newborn clothes until after 4 months.
    AF4life

    Answer by AF4life at 10:23 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • My oldest was 5 lbs when he was born. He was in NB about a couple of weeks. My youngest was 6 lbs and gained weight so fast he was only in it about 1 week!
    ChasingBridges

    Answer by ChasingBridges at 10:31 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • My dd was in premmie clothes forever! She was 5 weeks early and was 4 lbs.

    She's 6 now and weights 38 lbs. She's in 4T now.
    PandaGwen

    Answer by PandaGwen at 10:48 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

  • About 10 days... The older two were 22 inches long. One was 8lbs5oz and one was 9lbs 1oz. My youngest was a schrimp and 19 3/4 inches and 8lbs1oz. He was in newborn clothes for around 4-5 weeks. The older two were skinny...just Looonnnggg! So the clothes were baggy, but not long enough.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 10:50 PM on Aug. 17, 2013

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