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Baby Girl clothes...

My daughter isn 2 weeks old and very small framed and is very LONG. She weighs 7lbs 11 oz which is great she is gaining weight however she does not fit into NB clothes bc they are to wide for her. They drowned her, I am trying to find a place to where I can get clothes to fit her.

I've looked at JCP, Sears, Wal Mart, Target, Burlington Coat Factory, Belk, and Kohls.

any other places you could rec??

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Asked by annabelle092810 at 11:17 AM on Jun. 28, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I suggest The Children's Place. I find a lot of clothing are built for children that have a bit of extra weight on them. If I have to use other clothing (she's 8 now) then sometimes I have to roll the waist down.

    Answer by attap5 at 11:18 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Buy a few premie dresses....length won't matter so much and they'll fit her narrow frame.

    Answer by Kimedbs at 11:31 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Where is a good place to get some premie clothes. I cannot find them anywhere.

    Comment by annabelle092810 (original poster) at 11:33 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I was just going to say children's place. We have the same problem :) And she' 5 1/2 months! She doesn't have that baby fat and rolls upon rolls my other kids got, so its hard for us too. Its really hot for us right now, so she wears a lot of those one piece summer type jump suit things I guess they're called. But don't worry, she will be filling out before too long!

    Answer by yesmaam at 11:51 AM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I wouldn't go too nuts, honestly. Children grow at an enormous rate at this age and what does not fit today, will very soon. We had 0-3 month outfits for both my kids when they were born. They swam in them those first several weeks...and then suddenly everything fit well and before I knew it at 2 months old, we were ready to move on to the next size.

    It's been a while since I had to buy that size - my 'baby' is 6 1/2 years old and my first baby is 9 years old - but I seem to recall Target and Walmart would offer some smaller sizes. If you've got a Carter's outlet by you try them too.

    Answer by ldmrmom at 12:19 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Baby clothes aren't fitted/snug like adult clothes are. It doesn't matter what size she's in, they'll always be wide, pretty much.

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:46 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • I found premie clothes as babies r us.

    Answer by momindiana at 1:52 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • also try kohls which I forgot

    Answer by momindiana at 1:53 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • My daughter was too small for NB clothes too.. But I just made them work.. it was winter though and we didn't go out at all with her so she was just lounging around in here... but yea I would ck Preemie clothes.. and just others have said I wouldnt go too crazy they grow SO FAST lol
    congrats ! and good luck to u

    Answer by Emmajosmommy at 7:29 AM on Jun. 29, 2011

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