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01/07/2013 at 07:16
As above really, i know they're adjustable but i'm wondering if they will fit ok in the early days? I definitely want to use cloth nappies and I'm just trying to decide what's best to buy.
Thanks in advance :-)
01/07/2013 at 07:52
Mostly, no IMO. It depends on the brand (some are bigger than others,and the size of baby though.
TotsBots Easyfits are fairly small, but Mio Solos are pretty big. Close Pop-ins do popper down nice and small though so they might be.
I found it was around the legs they were too big (and I started E in cloth at 3/4 weeks old) rather than the waist etc. Some do have extra poppers by the legs so you can adjust that too (like Little Lamb OFSA).
Personally, I like two parters for littluns as they contain even the worst poonamis. TotsBots teenyfits fitted well too.
01/07/2013 at 09:50
I used them from a week old and didnt have aproblem. E was 8lb6 at birth. I mainly have bg v4s. I guess they were a little bulky though.
01/07/2013 at 09:53
E didn't go into BTPs until she was three months, but she has twigs for legs. The Bumgenius Freetimes were the first to fit. Two parters were my favourite in the early days and still are.
01/07/2013 at 10:19
we used tots bots btp from 5 days. Phoebe was 7lb 5. with aaron even at 6 weeks btp were huge! (Bg at that time)
01/07/2013 at 10:55
I think we started around 6 weeks. They swamped him though and looking back now it's only the last month or so that he's got chubbier legs that we've been getting less leaks.
01/07/2013 at 13:29
I started using BumGenius version 3 with Zoe around 8/9 weeks. They fitted fine then, don't know if they would have done earlier as I hadn't tried them.
This time around I have a couple of itti bitti smalls and a couple of the bumgenius newborn as the BTP ones I have look huge. Possibly as I had got more used to seeing them on a bigger child.
01/07/2013 at 16:17
I started with blueberries at about 5 weeks and they were fine.
01/07/2013 at 17:26
Thanks for the replies :-) guess I'll buy a few different ones to see what fits best!
01/07/2013 at 18:44
His btp fitted at about 9lb
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