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When should I start buying things

I'm almost 21 weeks, I'm having my baby shower August 30, but my mom n mother in law already planned on what they are buying but of course I have to order it online or in the store. I was wondering when should I buy the stroller, the bed n etc. by the way I live in a one bedroom can't afford a two bedroom so I need to fix the baby's crib in my room which means needs to rearrange my room so the bed can fit in. I don't know if I should wait another month or two or should I slowly by slowly get the things? How far along were u when u started getting the major things for ur baby?
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11715504 tn?1422286415
I'm 26 weeks now and I said I would buy the stroller and car seat first and then just get a pack and play they are on sale for 80 at target they don't need a crib yet. I know a lot of ladies that use a pack and play and I'm going to get one it's better and takes up less space. So when your ready to get a bigger place you can find a crib :) save space time and money
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Thank u I'm going to check it out. I'm just so confused I don't know if I should start buying stuff or still wait, but then I don't want to wait till last minute were I have to rush getting everything n putting it together.
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I started buying items around the 22-23 week time.  
11715504 tn?1422286415
Yea but if you wanna save money get the car seat and stroller traveler set some are pricey but worth it. I'm so excited to start shopping!!
8765540 tn?1407588917
I think you should start now.. I waited til around 30 wks after my showr
8765540 tn?1407588917
But I should have started sooner. You should buy the small things first like diapers, lotion and powder. I also share a room with my baby, and she uses a playpen as a bed.  It's small and she sleeps great in it. And I can use it all around the house.  They're pretty affordable too, I paid around 70 and it has a bassinet and changing area.
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