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Old 03-19-2013, 03:33 PM   #1
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Wooly mamas??

Just wondering how many of us are planning on using wool for these babies! What do you have so far and what are you planning on buying/making?

OH and is anyone going to use a soaker sack? I'm thinking of making one or two for the nb/sm stage since it'll be easier to get on/off and I won't have to worry about size.
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Old 03-19-2013, 03:56 PM   #2
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We are using wool.
I have a lot. Most of it is leftover from the last baby.

NB
Cascade 220 Longies
Cabled Malabrigo Longies
XS WB Interlock
2x nb capri length woollies
A really ugly soaker that I knit

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Disana Leggings
Blue handspun soaker
TIG Aiden Longies
Unknown Interlock
S WCW Interlock
Handspun longies
Another pair of handspun longies (LOL)
craft store yarn longies

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WCW cuffed longiesx2
SBish knit longies x2
Sbish Interlock Soaker
WB Elliot Footies
WB Recycled wool
2x longies knit by me
Sawyer boy longies
2x Rainbow waters shorties
1x Rainbow waters soaker

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1 DL Longies
1 DL Soaker

Holy crap I didn't remember there being that many.
I am working on getting some s/med and some med/long going o_O
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Old 03-19-2013, 05:51 PM   #3
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I hope to be. Since it's a summer baby, I'd love to have a bit of a stash in soakers/shorties.
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we are going to be using wool...so far I have nothing

I will be working pretty hard on my stash once we know for certain the gender of baby.

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rainbow longies (with matching set for sister)
handspun TiHMILY pants
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I just have one soaker, hopefully it doesnt get poo'd on often!

And when I read this, I was like, why yes, I am! (haven't shaved in awhile...)
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I am still baffled at how I've accumulated that much wool. It doesn't seem like that much until I put it in writing LOL
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i have a few wool covers but would really like some shorties/longies. I might buy a pair in xsmall and small for now.... I just really can't gauge how big this baby will be. Our DD was only 6.4 at 12days past her DD and so I am assuming this baby won't be more than 7 1/2 pounds but ya never know....

what are your fav brands?? i love the way the sbish/wild coconut wear ones feel... but BFF little guy wears them all the time and they are so super soft.
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i have a few wool covers but would really like some shorties/longies. I might buy a pair in xsmall and small for now.... I just really can't gauge how big this baby will be. Our DD was only 6.4 at 12days past her DD and so I am assuming this baby won't be more than 7 1/2 pounds but ya never know....

what are your fav brands?? i love the way the sbish/wild coconut wear ones feel... but BFF little guy wears them all the time and they are so super soft.
This is why I'm thinking a soaker sack ! My smallest lo was 6.4lb and my biggest was 7.14lbs. I figure I can fit any nb into a sack and call it good. Plus if I knit it I can frog it later and reuse the yarn.
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This is why I'm thinking a soaker sack ! My smallest lo was 6.4lb and my biggest was 7.14lbs. I figure I can fit any nb into a sack and call it good. Plus if I knit it I can frog it later and reuse the yarn.
My 10lb baby fit into NB longies for 2-3 weeks. Just fyi =)
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