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So what do you do when they are too big for a footmuff?

(19 Posts)
janx Thu 17-Sep-09 19:37:15

Ds is only 21 months and I had to cram him into a footmuff today shock...I still want him snuggled up...

overmydeadbody Thu 17-Sep-09 19:38:15

wrap a blanket round his legs and bum

or tights and trousers

janx Thu 17-Sep-09 19:43:48

He is way too wriggly for that omdb! I'd have a blanket on the wheels

weegiemum Thu 17-Sep-09 19:45:01

Extra pair of fleece-type trousers (next size up) over what he is already wearing, was what I did!

cookielove Thu 17-Sep-09 19:47:46

there is a sleep bag/gro bag that you can get that fixes onto car seats and push chairs would this also be to small

cookielove Thu 17-Sep-09 19:51:07

like this one here

TabithaTwitchet Thu 17-Sep-09 19:59:54

Have you tried a BuggySnuggle or Pupabag. We have just bought the latter (DD is 21 months too, and quite tall) and it is MASSIVE, really long, I imagine it will fit for ages yet.

Rhian82 Thu 17-Sep-09 20:01:54

Lol, I just have DS in normal trousers and socks (he can't walk yet). Figure he's got to get used to the cold some time, he's British!

TheMysticMasseuse Thu 17-Sep-09 20:05:36

i think by that age they move around enough not to get cold cold like babies do. But if it's really cold i'd get fleece overtrousers

janx Thu 17-Sep-09 20:11:44

He's fine...think I am just lamenting him growing up so quick wink...dd has just started school and ds is huge...

RubyBlueberry Thu 17-Sep-09 21:29:59

Don't get a Pupabag, they are shite. angry

The person selling them is shite. angry

She promised it would fit my Maclaren Techno XT and she would not give me a refund when it just would not fit. angry

I ended up having to cut a hole in it for the leg strap to go through.

ChilloHippi Thu 17-Sep-09 21:44:55

There is someone who makes them (I don't know her, she is a friend of a friend) and she can be found on Facebook. Look up 'Cosy Toes with love'.

SingingBear Thu 17-Sep-09 21:48:28

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SparklyGothKat Thu 17-Sep-09 21:49:04

what about a Kaiser XL they are huge!!

janx Fri 18-Sep-09 08:07:30

Have got an alvi...but its more for my techno

TheDMshouldbeRivened Fri 18-Sep-09 08:22:51

you can get specail needs one from Able2wear which go up bigger.

maxybrown Fri 18-Sep-09 09:04:47

Jan, I know what you mean - what about a JOJO fleece all in, they do age 2/3 I know DS goes beserk if he is wearing that and I try and bundle him into BS too grin

He loved the jojo all in one though as still so easy to move in and kept him toasty! Also have just got the fleece lined showerproof trousers from there and they are fab too. Really size up in those though!

EyeballsintheSky Fri 18-Sep-09 09:07:51

DD is 20 months and the cosytoes that Chunkle Munkle made is massive, should be fine for ages.

sazm Fri 18-Sep-09 12:33:45

i had a kaiser xl for my daughter,she still fitted in it fine ay 3 (she is very tall)
they are fab

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