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What did you wear when you gave birth?

Hospital gown? Socks or no socks? Just curious. With both of mine I wore socks and a hospital gown only. Would have worn a bra but they wouldn't allow it. One was a c-sec, the other was a vbac, both were at different hospitals and different doctors.

 
SweetLoveofMine

Asked by SweetLoveofMine at 3:02 AM on Jan. 9, 2011 in Pregnancy

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Answers (11)
  • A hospital gown..socks..and the biggest smile. =]
    -AJ

    Answer by -AJ at 3:30 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • hospital gown and their socks, which i tore off as soon as i was up and walking around haha , i hate being told what to do and wear, i am too stubborn for my own good
    emleejanedom

    Answer by emleejanedom at 3:03 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I had an emergency c-section, so hospital gown. I hope the next one is a VBAC water birth, so I will be naked for that.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 3:31 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I think a hospital gown was it. October in texas is still pretty hot, I wanted as little clothes on as they would let me
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 4:04 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Hospital gown and no socks thats just how i wanted to be though :-)
    alexia_09

    Answer by alexia_09 at 5:28 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I wore a hospital gown and socks until it was time to push they said I should take my socks off. It was just easier to untie the gown after to nurse.

    LadybugTash

    Answer by LadybugTash at 11:49 AM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • hospital gown, no socks (I think...it was June so I am guessing no) and I dont think a bra...
    stephanieplante

    Answer by stephanieplante at 12:23 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • HOspital gown with no socks, i wanted a bra on but they wouldnt allow it :-(
    Nicolenew

    Answer by Nicolenew at 12:24 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • Not a stitch!
    ;-D
    I birthed my babies under water...
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 2:58 PM on Jan. 9, 2011

  • I wore the hospital gown, socks, and shoes. (I walked through my entire labor.) I've had friend who wear a binsi skirt and nursing tank. I may go that route this time, we'll see.
    fancyjane

    Answer by fancyjane at 4:12 PM on Jan. 9, 2011