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To ask what age boys can wear rompers until?

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Twinklestar2 Wed 11-May-16 17:01:23

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My son is 2 this summer, will he look silly in a romper?

not posting here for traffic, oh no hmm

FutureGadgetsLab Wed 11-May-16 17:03:13

No, I think they look lovely!

I dress mine (9 months but sizewise in 12-18 month clothes) in rompers, babygrows and knitted cardigans with long socks. They look lovely.

There's time for jeans and things when they're older.

TigerPath Wed 11-May-16 18:19:04

I think rompers look a bit odd past the age of 6months, but maybe that's just me. My DS is 9months and only wears rompers as pyjamas. He is so wriggly during nappy changes I avoid things with poppers! When I see an older baby in a romper/sleepsuit I always wonder whether they're still in night things.

I dress my DS in short-sleeve bodysuits with soft shorts or joggers, and a jumper/ jacket/cardigan on top.

kinkytoes Wed 11-May-16 18:22:00

As long as they have chubby thighs, I'd go for it!

lunalunalooney Wed 11-May-16 18:22:05

Have to agree with Tiger im afraid OP.

But each to their own. If you want to dress your child in a romper, do it. Your not dressing him in a bin bag so I don't see why its anyone elses business.

toobreathless Wed 11-May-16 18:23:00

As long as you want to. Definitely fine at 2yrs especially short ones in the hot weather.

Hurryhurryhurry Wed 11-May-16 18:23:18

To the same age girls can wear them

NeedACleverNN Wed 11-May-16 18:23:51

Nothing wrong with a romper on a two year old.

I had ds in one a couple of days ago. He is 14 months so way past the "6months is best" cutoff

He was cool and he looked cute

OwlinaTree Wed 11-May-16 18:26:24

I would in the nice weather. They look super cute in them!

Peasandsweetcorn Wed 11-May-16 18:26:28

DS is a May baby and I had him in rompers the summer after he turned 2. He was my last baby, small for his age and I have always loved rompers and they seemed so comfy.

Artandco Wed 11-May-16 18:28:53

Definatley. Mine were potty trained by then and still wore them

FutureGadgetsLab Wed 11-May-16 18:29:15

When I see an older baby in a romper/sleepsuit I always wonder whether they're still in night things.

It wasn't long ago "sleepsuits" were called babygrows. Why do you think they are night things?

FilthyRascal Wed 11-May-16 18:29:19

I hope the summer after they turn 2 because that's how old ds is and I've got a lovely stash of rompers for him to wear this summer! I do wonder sometimes but then I give myself a shake - 2 is just a baby really! Not "too old" for anything!!

ALemonyPea Wed 11-May-16 18:31:15

Vertbaudet do them to age 3. I think they can look cute, depends on the child. DS3 would have looked cute, the elder two, not as much.

WhyCantIuseTheNameIWant Wed 11-May-16 18:33:13

My ds is twelve.
His onsie looks like a romper ...

ShatnersBassoon Wed 11-May-16 18:35:25

Until they no longer romp.

Janeymoo50 Wed 11-May-16 18:36:24

I'd have said until about 12-16 months, but seeing the one you posted, fine in my view for the summer. Is this also a romper? (shows age!!).

walchesterweasel Wed 11-May-16 18:39:53

I saw knee length denim bib and braces being worn at the week-end by a man well into his fifties . I didn't think that was cute !

MrsKoala Wed 11-May-16 18:48:19

Will your almost 2 year fit in it? envy My 20mo is in 3-4yo clothes and nothing cute fits him. I would put him in one of those if i could. Go for it i say.

ipsogenix Wed 11-May-16 18:48:27

I think it's probably fine until pre-school.

Hurryhurryhurry Wed 11-May-16 18:51:19

walchester was that in ulverston?

LoveFromUs Wed 11-May-16 18:52:30

Yes it would be fine for him to wear inside the house but I wouldn't bring him out in it. I stopped putting mine in rompers from around 8 months as babies look a lot nicer in clothes.

wallybantersjunkbox Wed 11-May-16 18:54:25

why - I was thinking the same about DS 11 who just cruised past in his onesie..grin

ILostItInTheEarlyNineties Wed 11-May-16 18:56:21

Put him in a romper suit and take a photo to embarrass him when he's 16 grin

Furiosa Wed 11-May-16 18:59:02

DS wore romper suits until about two and a half.

He looked adorable grin

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