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Does anyone know where I can get extra small undies for my son?

My son just turned 3, we really want to get him out of diapers and in to big boy undies. But the issue is he's got a really little waste. He's in size 3 diapers still and I have to overlap the tabs on those... He's really tall, but really thin - like his daddy... So he's got a 12m waist even though he's 3... But the largest undies I can find anywhere is 2T which just fall off him...

I would really like to find some that fit him better. I know I could just sew them up to fit, but frankly I don't want the extra work - I have enough...

Thanks in advance.

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SabrinaMBowen

Asked by SabrinaMBowen at 4:29 PM on Jul. 30, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • The smallest I've seen have been 2Ts, sorry. Hope someone can help.
    thatgirl70

    Answer by thatgirl70 at 4:30 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • Have you tried making your own? That is small.
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 4:31 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 4:32 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • if all else fails, you can just pinch a fold in the waist to make it smaller, then staple it. ;)


    ... seriously though, no idea. sorry. But good luck! And YEAH on potty training!
    coder_chick

    Answer by coder_chick at 4:33 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • http://www.hannaandersson.com/category.asp?id=boys_underwear&cm_re=Fall%202010-_-Mouse%20Over%20Navigation-_-Boys%20Underwear


    This is all I could find on Google.
    A *teensy* bit on the expensive side though.
    Good luck, sorry I couldn't help more. :-(
    Kiwismommy19

    Answer by Kiwismommy19 at 4:37 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • Thanks ladies...

    And yeah... Making my own! HA, so not gonna happen! I'm lucky I can make wash cloths! lol!
    SabrinaMBowen

    Comment by SabrinaMBowen (original poster) at 4:39 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • Target had "training pants" that were terrycloth that had an 18 month size - I don't know if they still carry them though.

    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 4:39 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • Don't know what to tell you as my son was the same way until I started him on Pediasure 2months ago! I put him in Huggies Pull ups size 2t-3t and adjusted them to fit him
    MKSmom09

    Answer by MKSmom09 at 4:40 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • Look in the baby aisle at Wal-Mart or Target or somewhere, where the basic cloth diapers and packaged onesies/sleepers are. Gerber makes training undies from 12 month up I think. They only come in 3-packs, and they're not the cute designs, but they should fit better. And since they're specifically for potty training, they're a little thicker and more absorbent than regular undies (kinda like cloth diapers with an elastic waist). :)
    DragonRiderMD

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 4:42 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

  • pinch the side of size 2t undies and sew them my daughter is small also and we have to do this with all her clothes
    VERONICAS_MOM

    Answer by VERONICAS_MOM at 6:27 PM on Jul. 30, 2010

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