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Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
5th May '13
Quoting Brink:" <blockquote><b>Quoting lolajessup:</b>" <blockquote><b>Quoting Ecstasy:</b>" ... [snip!] ... scrapped lol my boys don't even have baby books. I'm still an awesome mom. Scrap booking doesn't make or break your momness :D"


America is my only kid with a baby something. It's a calendar, only filled to month 7. They have lots of pics though!!! Speaking of pics, looking through old pics of Adrien, I am soooo excited to do diaper outfits again!!! And by diaper outfits, I mean centering outfits around diapers. Examples
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Funny enough, the last picture, and the batman, he still wears those shirts :lol:

Naturally Alternative 34 kids; 2 angel babies; Lafayette, Louisiana 5640 posts
5th May '13

Way too cute! Hubby would love the batman outfit!

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
5th May '13
Quoting Naturally Alternative~28w:" Way too cute! Hubby would love the batman outfit!"


We had so many "outfits" haha. DH is a huge super hero freak, so of course my kids are. Speaking of batman, my kid just got a 31 inch Batman :shock: Thing is MASSIVE!!!

Hy'ska 2 kids; Washington 50677 posts
6th May '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting Moses.:</b>" America is my only kid with a baby something. It's a calendar, only filled to month 7. They have lots ... [snip!] ... centering outfits around diapers. Examples Funny enough, the last picture, and the batman, he still wears those shirts :lol:"</blockquote>




Ahhhh I love all those pics!!!



I had baby legs and a onesie on Asher today and Hans said it looked funny :?

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Brink:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Moses.:</b>" America is my only kid with a baby something. ... [snip!] ... Ahhhh I love all those pics!!! I had baby legs and a onesie on Asher today and Hans said it looked funny :?"


I don't plan on buying any newborn clothing besides some shirts. I have about 7 pair of newborn baby legs already so diaper, baby legs, socks and a shirt and we're good.

Hy'ska 2 kids; Washington 50677 posts
6th May '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting Moses.:</b>" I don't plan on buying any newborn clothing besides some shirts. I have about 7 pair of newborn baby legs already so diaper, baby legs, socks and a shirt and we're good."</blockquote>




Ugh this kid is going to be adorable! Are you going to find out the sex?

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Brink:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Moses.:</b>" I don't plan on buying any newborn clothing besides ... [snip!] ... and a shirt and we're good."</blockquote> Ugh this kid is going to be adorable! Are you going to find out the sex?"


Nope. But we are doing rainbows and hippos as the theme, so I am getting anything rainbow inspired I can. I want to get some of those white side snap shirts and have them dyed in bright, vibrant colors, but idk how to dye clothing :lol:

Naturally Alternative 34 kids; 2 angel babies; Lafayette, Louisiana 5640 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Moses.:" Nope. But we are doing rainbows and hippos as the theme, so I am getting anything rainbow inspired I ... [snip!] ... to get some of those white side snap shirts and have them dyed in bright, vibrant colors, but idk how to dye clothing :lol:"


Get a tie dye kit from Walmart/craft store. They are usually less than $20 and you can't really mess it up. :) I plan to tie dye some prefolds and onesies soon and I suck haha

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Naturally Alternative~28w:" Get a tie dye kit from Walmart/craft store. They are usually less than $20 and you can't really mess it up. :) I plan to tie dye some prefolds and onesies soon and I suck haha"


I want a few tie dye, but most I just want solid colors. I'd buy them in solid colors if I could find them lol. So far all I can find are in white.

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
6th May '13

Oh and speaking of, I'll update you guys in the most recent "news" as some of you have been messaging me from time to time and thank you guys for that. I was in the hospital, yet again, Friday night for another episode of bleeding. I have placenta previa, it's partial though. So, apparently this pregnancy is destined to leave me with a complete head full of grey hair.

Naturally Alternative 34 kids; 2 angel babies; Lafayette, Louisiana 5640 posts
6th May '13

Ahhhh, then same concept but there are packets of colors... RIT dye has some as well as another brand but I can't remember the name off the top of my head... Tulip I think is one... they'd be in any craft section though. You can get nice bright colors with those.

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Naturally Alternative~28w:" Ahhhh, then same concept but there are packets of colors... RIT dye has some as well as another brand ... [snip!] ... the top of my head... Tulip I think is one... they'd be in any craft section though. You can get nice bright colors with those."


Are they hard? Or I should say, are they super duper easy? Cause, I will screw it up if it's not :lol:

Naturally Alternative 34 kids; 2 angel babies; Lafayette, Louisiana 5640 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Moses.:" Are they hard? Or I should say, are they super duper easy? Cause, I will screw it up if it's not :lol:"


Yup. If you have a stainless steel sink, you can dye it in there. Follow the directions on the packet, its not hard. It just needs x amount of salt. I can't remember exactly 'cause I haven't used them for clothes in a long time, only for wool roving.



http://www.ritdye.com/dyeing-techniques/tips-success



This makes it sound like a lot of exacts but really.... mix the dye in hot water first so it all dissolves, dilute in hot water with x amount of salt, let that shit soak a while (make sure it's prewashed and dried like a cloth diaper so there's no residue), rinse until the water is clear, dry as normal. You're good to go.

Moses. Due October 27; 3 kids; Texas 16003 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Naturally Alternative~28w:" Yup. If you have a stainless steel sink, you can dye it in there. Follow the directions on the packet, ... [snip!] ... and dried like a cloth diaper so there's no residue), rinse until the water is clear, dry as normal. You're good to go."


thanks!

Naturally Alternative 34 kids; 2 angel babies; Lafayette, Louisiana 5640 posts
6th May '13
Quoting Moses.:" thanks!"


No problem. Google could probably bring up some tutorials that are better worded than me lol.



RIT dye is usually sold in the laundry section of walmart. There's other fabric dyes in the craft section though that has brighter colors. It's called Tulip, it's in little baggies and has lovely bright colors. http://www.ilovetocreate.com/Howtousedetail.aspx?useid=1d44796f-06f2-465a-969c-0cf7287e0454



Seems to have a lot of bad reviews though... I can't remember what I used it to dye so I can't remember if it turned out well or not. x-x May want to stick to RIT though. You can order more colors online than what walmart carries or use the color combination guide on the website to get what you want.