6 Quick Tips About Turn Your Baby’s Clothes Into Keepsake ‘Memory Bears’

This has to be the best thing to do with a onesie after your baby has outgrown it. Artists and crafty moms are turning those old baby clothes into teddy bears and parents are loving them.

These so-called “memory bears” are keepsakes that can be cherished by parents and kids for years to come. There are other animals you can try, too!

Memory Bears Made From Baby Clothes

#1 Check out some of these examples from Shopbabyboom where artists turn those tiny outfits into precious, creative bears that your kids can cuddle with.

This bear by ImaginationAcresLLC is covered with bunnies. We love how the artist even preserved those adorable bunny feet.

#2 This handmade bear by CrazyLeggies is made from a cupcake-themed onesie! So adorable.

#3 How about this bear, covered with turtles. The blue ribbon is a perfect touch! (Wait, is every onesie required to have an animal print?)


#4 Remember we said you can morph baby clothes into other animals as well? Check out this stuffed elephant made from a sailing-themed onesie. You would never know he was once a onesie! He’s so cute.

Typically, you are responsible for sending the garment you want the designer to use, but you don’t necessarily have to pay someone else to make you a memory bear.

#5 You can also turn these special outfits into a pillow.

#6 For something really special, parents often make a memory bear from the outfit their little bundle of joy was wearing when he or she left the hospital. We can imagine that would never end up buried in the attic!

Make sure you also check out these hilarious baby onesies!

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