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Where can I find baby sleepsuits with built-in scratch mitts? Or sleepsuits for long babies?

(15 Posts)
primalero Wed 18-May-11 11:47:09

I got some from Mamas & Papas and the built-in scratch mitts are a brilliant idea, but unfortunately my 2wo baby is entirely the wrong size and shape for the sleepsuits. His feet already fill the shoe part of a 0-3month sleepsuit and he has long limbs, but his abdomen is small and there's a sea of spare fabric widthways.

Does anyone know any other stockists of sleepsuits with built-in scratchmitts, or in fact any sleepsuits that are good for loooong babies?

ZimboMum Wed 18-May-11 16:25:23

Congratulations on your new DS!

The Sainsburys ones have built in scratchmitts and they do seem quite long in the leg and arms - my DS is quite big, but he never really fits the legs properly in his age range, until just before the rest of him grows out of them! They're about £8 for 3 and they wash really well. We don't buy ours from anywhere else now.


primalero Wed 18-May-11 16:33:04

Thanks for the tip, I'll check Sainsbiry's

(I also posted on the Chat area as it seems to get more traffic)

iEmbarassedMyself Wed 18-May-11 16:37:20

here, Mothercare
3-pack of long-sleeve white sleepsuits
Integral scratch mitts from 3-6 months, non-slip soles from 9 months and above
Toe safe™ design prevents loose threads wrapping around tiny toes
(copy and pasted)

COCKadoodledooo Wed 18-May-11 18:19:47

Next do them, as do Matalan.

Rosemallow Wed 18-May-11 18:21:29

I second sainsbury's. DS is very long and very scratchy and they have been the best ones we've found.

HipHopOpotomus Wed 18-May-11 23:19:18

John Lewis do them without legs - just a very long body with elastic in the bottom. Brilliant as no messing around in the night with domes. The have built in sleep mits too. Wld suit a long baby. I love this style but it's quite hard to come across.

primalero Thu 19-May-11 13:23:50

Thanks again everyone for your help

NewChoos Mon 30-May-11 20:11:07

My baby is long and we find john lewis the best smile

ilovemyoboe Sat 25-Jun-11 12:19:21

My little boy was quite long, and we found that Boots sleepsuits and babysuits were quite a long fit too. Tescos were hopeless!

LoveBeingAbleToNamechange Sat 25-Jun-11 12:36:37

M&s do also

Karmabanana Sat 25-Jun-11 12:38:39

The next ones have particularly short sleeves.

Honeydragon Sat 25-Jun-11 12:38:47

Second Sainsburys as good for longer babies

ninedragons Sat 25-Jun-11 12:40:39

Osh Kosh do lovely ones.

kellestar Fri 01-Jul-11 22:13:39

Boots are good for long and narrow babies

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