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What did you do with your baby's old clothes?

I'm slowly gathering more and more clothes that don't fit my daughter. (Kids grow, who knew??? Haha!) I'm thinking of making a quilt out of her old clothes, instead of saving them or giving them away.
Out of curiosity, what did you all do with your baby's old clothes?

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Asked by SarahLeeMorgan at 6:58 PM on Oct. 14, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I kept anything under 9 months for the next baby (when that is going to happen???) and everything else, I had a runnage sale.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 6:59 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • rummage, lol...runnage sounds like something very bad happening.

    Answer by Jademom07 at 6:59 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • Donated the good stuff to the Salvation Army so someone else could get some good use of them.

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:00 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • i dontate them or take them to a resale shop and get store credit to get him more clothes that fit him now instead of going out and buying more

    Answer by firstimemomm603 at 7:00 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • I save the ones that are really cute and in good shape and the others that aren't worth keeping but are in good shape I put an ad on craigslist saying that if there is someone who would benefit from a bag of free baby clothes I would like to donate them. I always have responses almost immediately.
    I only keep some because I might decide to have another baby at some point...

    Answer by stepmom929 at 7:01 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • Craigslist or freecycle.

    Answer by lovinangels at 7:01 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • Ok thank you all for your responses...I'm just wondering if it isn't kind of selfish to want to keep everything, even if I make something I can use out of them.

    Answer by SarahLeeMorgan at 7:03 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • I gave all of my son's clothes, baby swing, bassinet, carseat and everything else to my 16 y/o niece who just had a baby.

    Answer by BlainesMommy09 at 7:06 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • I gave them to my SIL and things that were special (his picture outfits and t-shirts from the zoo etc) I kept and when I have enough I plan to make a quilt from them. I tried to repurpose as much as possible, but I also had a SIL to give them to.

    Answer by aeneva at 7:40 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • i plan on making a quilt out of our favorites, then with the others i will take to a consignment shop (as long as they're not stained). anything the consignment shop doesn't take i will give away either to goodwill or freinds.

    Answer by mandielynn23 at 7:46 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

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