+ Reply to Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 11 to 13 of 13
  1. #11
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Country WA
    Posts
    7,037
    Thanks
    3,730
    Thanked
    3,440
    Reviews
    13
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Another granny undie "fan" here. Over 2 years on and I still haven't gone back

    As for clothes, DS was a winter baby, so had some yoga pants, stretchy PJ bottoms, t shirts and a couple of cardy's as my wardrobe, and took my soft robe to keep warm during night feeds. All very soft and comfy

    Will be pretty much taking the same things for DD's birth in a few weeks

    ETA, throw some socks in too incase your feet get cold.
    Last edited by Californication; 02-02-2012 at 18:42.

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Californication For This Useful Post:

    Mopeg  (02-02-2012)

  3. #12
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    264
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    48
    Reviews
    0
    I didn't have a c section, but as a PP said, black leggings were good. They hold the lovely great big pads firmly in place! Don't forget to consider nightie with stretchy front or buttons if you go down that path and plan in breastfeeding. Also, my milk coming in made me go from DD cup to something gigantic... Some tops I had just weren't roomy enough...

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to Babymay For This Useful Post:

    Mopeg  (02-02-2012)

  5. #13
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    13
    Thanks
    57
    Thanked
    3
    Reviews
    0
    I wish I'd been better prepared in terms of what I took to wear! I ended up having an emergency c-section so most of the clothes I'd taken turned out to be very uncomfortable.

    Looking back, I'd take (for a 4-5 day stay)

    -2-3 of yoga pants/shorts (depending on the weather where you are) or pants/shorts with a soft and adjustable waistband,
    -6-10 pairs of comfortable undies, (don't take underwear with an elastic waistband either!)
    -2 or 3 nighties
    - A couple of extra long singlets (you won't be keen to show off that belly just yet and normal length singlets tend to ride up a little.) Extra bonus if these singlets have built in support so you don't have to wear a bra.
    - A pair of slippers.
    - 2-3 pairs of comfortable socks
    - 3 or so maternity bras, as in my experience they tend to get soaked with milk pretty often! haha.

    Good luck! Hope it all goes perfectly for you x

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to notbonscott For This Useful Post:

    Mopeg  (02-02-2012)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Labour bag/hospy bag/baby bag???
    By Buttoneska in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 17-09-2012, 20:36
  2. How did you get your birth choices adhered to in a public hospy?
    By Buttoneska in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 26-06-2012, 21:34
  3. To take two year old to hospy or wait it out?
    By mmy2b in forum Breathing Issues
    Replies: 19
    Last Post: 13-04-2012, 02:16

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
GymbaROOGymbaROO offers activities for babies & toddlers in a fun learning centre, focussing on developmental education. ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
REVIEWS
"Pigeon teats rule!"
by Alex
Pigeon PP Wide Neck reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›