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Packing Diaper Bag For Hospital

I'm a ftm, and unsure if I should pack both a newborn and 3 month outfit or just newborn? How big does baby have to be to not fit into newborn clothes?
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My NB clothes say baby up to 8lbs. I packed a 0-3 month just incase along with a NB outfit. Since I don't really know how much my LO could weigh since I know at my 32 week ultrasound she was a week ahead of schedule so I'm just making myself prepared :)
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I would pack both
5781072 tn?1399604856
I packed a newborn and 3 month outfit for my son and the 3 month outfit swallowed him whole because he only weighed 6lbs 15oz he was in newborn until he was 6 weeks old and he weighed about 9lbs but every baby is different I will be packing the same thing for this baby just because you never know
5752933 tn?1383537037
With all three of my kids they fit in newborn for a couple weeks
5515563 tn?1369185867
Thanks ladies!
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I would def say one of each. My baby was 8lbs 3oz when she was born and 7lbs 13oz when we took her home and 0-3 month clothes pretty much just feel right off her.
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Im not packing any because most hospital provide diapers while ur there and everyone i kno takes a few home also from hospital lol
5380722 tn?1372642000
Im also a ftm & i packed both just to be safe
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I packed one of each. She fit into the newborn size. Seems most do.
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My son was ten lbs and still fit into most newborn, for about aweek lol. My daughter as 6lbs 14 oz, but lost a whole lbs in the hospital and was actually in some preemie for 2 weeks.
5110781 tn?1378365550
I packed both with my first and a friend had to bring a premie outfit for me because the newborn was to big for him.... he weighed 7lbs10oz and was 19 inches long
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My son was 8 lb 6oz and newborn fit him for a few weeks.
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My daughter weighed 7lbs 13oz and the newborn outfit was actually really big on her but i had also packed a 0-3 just in case bc my ob never gave me an estimated weight.
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Both is what I would pack I know for sure my other 2 if I did put them in newborn it didn't last very long cuz they were both big.
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