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Are you going to be putting baby mittens on your baby? Or do you feel this will somehow hinder his/her developing motor skills?
Pros and cons please!! Thanks!
wth? I have never heard of it hindering development. hmm new to me. Maybe that's why my kid is a slacker.
mittens are a PITA...try socks.
i just used them a few weeks with DD and DS but i honestly prefered the outfits with cuffed sleeves the mitts fell off both of them.
as far as motor skills... i wouldnt be concerned with it that early.. u will know when to ditch em, and it wont take long!
Only if they scratch their faces, and typically just when sleeping. Socks work better, and cuffed onesies best.
hula_lula:I never did with my daughter and she never did scratch herself. I might if this baby starts to scratch the bejeezus out of him/herself but otherwise no. I just never saw a need for them
This is EXACTLY what I was going to type. Only my son never scratched himself. I never thought twice about mittens because they weren't a necessity for us.
hisbabybear:I wont be using them. Babies need to be oral and put things in their mouths. Just remember that if you dont use them, DO NOT clip a newborns nails, you need to file them down because their skin is still attached to the nail.
you let me know how easy it is to files a newborns nails mmmk? I clipped ds nails just fine...and it was just nails...they were long!
erino&chrish:This is a very important question? Anyways: I got a few pairs for the first few days, after that NO.