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Supporting NICU families with meals.

Supporting NICU families with meals.

What a Great idea! Who doesn't need to eat, want to eat, but not have time to prepare anything? That would be a family in the NICU, that's who! So these brilliant ladies decided to help that situation by helping plan meals for families in the NICU ov

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The Journey Of The Bravest Micro Preemie

The Journey Of The Bravest Micro Preemie

We were so proud to be mentioned in this Mother's post, It depicts from a first person perspective how preemie babies are probably feeling and we wanted to share it with you all.“So Mommy was told by some other micro preemie mommies that there's this

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Potato Head to the Rescue in the NICU!

Potato Head to the Rescue in the NICU!

When parents like Eric and Kristin Moan are surprised with twins at 23 weeks, they are like all of us parents; they want to preserve every monumental moment with a picture. That includes the weekly growth these little girls would make. Thinking it wo

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Clothing Considerations for Preemies

Clothing Considerations for Preemies

The babies we refer to as Preemies, usually crash into our world very unexpectedly and surprise us when we are not ready - mentally, physically or any other way! These unique little ones can also come with all kinds of special needs: beds, wires, mon

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Our 2017 Photo Contest Winners

Our 2017 Photo Contest Winners

Announcing the 2017 Photo Contest winners is a great way to celebrate NICU Awareness Month! Congratulations to our three prize winners! We received a lot of great photos once again and it’s always difficult to pick out the winners.First Place Winner:

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Healing Preemies Through Music

Healing Preemies Through Music

We all love music, and indeed, it is healing to the soul depending on what we are dealing with. So why should it be any different with preemies? Just think of when you have had a more difficult time at work and you've gotten into the car and turned u

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Many Great Photo's For Our 24th Anniversary Contest!

Many Great Photo's For Our 24th Anniversary Contest!

We so appreciate everyone who took the time to send us pictures of their preemies in clothing from our store! Here are a few of the pictures we received this year for our Anniversary Photo Contest. We are pouring over all the entries and will be maki

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Harry Potter Helps to Save Baby Juniper!

Harry Potter Helps to Save Baby Juniper!

I am not sure if it was a Father's love, or the magic of Harry Potter...but I think the combination proved itself unstoppable! This father didn't listen to what the Doctor's said when his daughter was born at 23 weeks. "Too small and so early" - the

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Student Climbs Kilimanjaro to Say Thank You.

Student Climbs Kilimanjaro to Say Thank You.

Jemima Bright wanted to find a way to say thank you to the Special Care Baby Unit who saved her life. She was born 21 years ago, 13 weeks early and weighing just 2.2lbs. Now a student at Oxford Brookes University, Jemima decided a fundraiser was just

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Another Preemie Defies the Odds!

Another Preemie Defies the Odds!

Just the kind of story we love to hear! After being born 4 months premature, a 1 pound, 4.5 ounce preemie finally gets to go home at 6 pounds, 3.5 ounces! Like so many mother's of preemies, Baby Leni's mom was surprised when this little boy deci

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24th Anniversary Sale and Contest!

24th Anniversary Sale and Contest!

As we enter September and get ready to celebrate NICU Awareness Month, we are also celebrating our 24th year of business. It is hard to believe it has come around again so quickly. I guess it shows time flies when you are having fun! That is definite

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Chandler couple finds a way to give back

Chandler couple finds a way to give back

A couple whose son spent 310 days at Cardon Children's Medical Center in Arizona has found a way to comfort other families who have found themselves in the same situation. They set out to try to obtain 300 or so goodies, coloring books, crayons, ones

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When can I dress my Baby?

When can I dress my Baby?

One of the biggest milestones for a Preemie Mom is the day when you can finally start dressing your little one in his or her adorable preemie clothes. For those parents wondering when that day will finally come, here are a few milestones your baby wi

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Why is the NIC-Suit perfect for the NICU?

Why is the NIC-Suit perfect for the NICU?

In an attempt to continue to provide wonderful and practical clothing for premature babies, we have added another style to the mix. The NIC-Suit is a bodysuit style shirt with velcro openings at both shoulders, providing excellent access to the chest

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Words of Advice from 10 Former NICU Mom's

Words of Advice from 10 Former NICU Mom's

I recently came a cross this article written by Melissa McGlensey for the Mighty, I thought it was great advice to share with new NICU Mothers:For new mothers, time spent in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is stressful, to say the least. It c

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I donate my breast milk, and this is why...

I donate my breast milk, and this is why...

What a sweet story of a women who found a way to help preemies all over the country.Several weeks ago, I weighed 107 ounces of frozen breast milk, packed up the little bags in a FedEx box, and hurried out the door to catch an evening Express shipment

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Teeny 12 ounce Emily Gets to Finally Go Home

Teeny 12 ounce Emily Gets to Finally Go Home

What an inspirational story about a teeny little girl, a survivor, and fighter getting to finally go home...Emily Rose Hollins arrived home from the hospital on Friday for the first time since her premature birth five months ago.Emily is one of the s

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Daddy and His Daughter

Daddy and His Daughter

This is a sweet article written by a Daddy meeting his Daughter and the NICU.I started reading The Hobbit to Zoey only a few days after she was born, something I always knew I would do with my child. When I was a child, I enjoyed the tale told by Tol

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Why Should I Buy Preemie Clothes?

Why Should I Buy Preemie Clothes?

Many people may say to not buy micro-preemie sized clothing because they are used for such a short time. At Perfectly Preemie, we don’t quite agree with that. We have heard from many NICU Parents that unless you've spent months in the NICU, you

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Why are our Sweet-Tees so great?

Why are our Sweet-Tees so great?

This wonderful little Tee was one of the very first designs we came up with. We have been manufacturing Sweet-Tee's since 1993, that adds up to a lot of Sweetness!  A recent message from a customer shows the great design of this little Tee is ap

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Inspiring Story of an Overcoming Preemie!

Inspiring Story of an Overcoming Preemie!

This is truly an amazing short video that will touch your heart! Joshua Hoffman shares his inspiring story and remembers his time serving as the 2010 March of Dimes National Ambassador. Check out Joshua today as he reflects back on his jour

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New Pea Pod Swaddling System for Preemies!

New Pea Pod Swaddling System for Preemies!

Pea Pod Preemie Swaddlers - Top row Crossover - (Open bottom) - Bottom row Baggette - (Fold over bottom) Swaddling your baby is a tried and true method of helping babies sleep better. Our new Pea Pod recreates the secure and cozy feeling of the wom

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Kangaroo Care Helps Preemies Throughout Life

Kangaroo Care Helps Preemies Throughout Life

Photo courtesy of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) via FlickrAn excellent article by Maggie Fox over at NBC News gives a great report concerning the long term effects of kangaroo care over a 20 year period. Experts have discovere

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Another Touching Anne Geddes Video

Another Touching Anne Geddes Video

During this special Premature Birth Awareness month, I just had to share another touching Anne Geddes video. She shares about her heart for preemie babies and how the March of Dimes is making a difference.

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World Prematurity Day

World Prematurity Day

PARENTS AROUND THE WORLD RAISE AWARENESS OF PREMATURE BIRTHNovember 17, 2016 – An estimated 15 million babies around the world are born prematurely each year and one million of them do not survive their early birth. Perfectly Preemie is joining

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Perfectly Preemie Photo Contest Winners

Perfectly Preemie Photo Contest Winners

As I stated in the post with all the entries, choosing only 3 photos was almost impossible! Ultimately, we made the tough choice with the Founder getting the most weight in the decision. Drumroll please!3rd Place - $100 worth of preemie clo

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23rd Anniversary Photo Contest Entries 

23rd Anniversary Photo Contest Entries 

We LOVED getting so many photos with our preemie clothing in action!The hardest part was choosing between all the entries! They are ALL winners in our books! Here is a complete gallery of all the photos entered, please keep scrolling to see them all.

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College Scholarships Awarded to Preemies

College Scholarships Awarded to Preemies

Appearing from left to right: Danielle Krupp, Daniel Krupp, and Dr. Ara Moomjian. Second photo appearing from left to right: Paul Hooks, Cyamir Hooks. Photo by Abington HealthLast June, college scholarships were awarded to two preemies in honor of tw

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Kangaroo Care Family Affair!

Kangaroo Care Family Affair!

This photo of a young boy and his dad cuddling premature babies continues to go viral online. The Atlanta Journal Constitution says it was first posted by a Danish family advocacy group to highlight the benefits of kangaroo care. Nino Birth

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23rd Anniversary Sale & Photo Contest!

23rd Anniversary Sale & Photo Contest!

This “Teeny” business was started 23 years ago in 1993 in the basement of the home of someone who had a dream. That dream has grown beyond her expectations. She had no idea that the “internet” would come along, which would bring our own website,

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5 Reasons Why Preemies Are Completely Inspiring

5 Reasons Why Preemies Are Completely Inspiring

1. By the time they leave the hospital, they do some serious bulking up.2. Their brains go from smooth to developed.3. Their lungs totally transform.4. They recognize their parents' voices.5. They keep making huge strides well after their NICU stay.R

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10 Reasons Preemies Are Rock Stars

10 Reasons Preemies Are Rock Stars

Hey full-term baby!Yeah you, with the chubby cheeks and the umbilical cord stump.You and me, we had the same due date, but I’m already four months old. As your seasoned elder, they’re going to be comparing me to you, but I need you to know a few thin

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Where Can I Buy Preemie Baby Clothing?

Where Can I Buy Preemie Baby Clothing?

So many people ask questions like, “Where do I find preemie baby clothing? Where can I buy preemie clothes? Where can I get clothing for my micro preemie in the hospital NICU?” As I discussed in my previous post, “What Clothes Do Preemie's Need?

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What Clothes Do Preemies Need?

What Clothes Do Preemies Need?

What kind of clothing do you need for the tiniest babies on earth? Finding clothing that is custom designed and manufactured for preemie babies is not something you will find at many department or discount stores. Even though over 500,000 premature b

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Woman Who Knits Hats for Premature Babies Turns 104!

Woman Who Knits Hats for Premature Babies Turns 104!

What an inspiring story, I hope I can still be doing what I love at 104! A Wellingborough woman who knits for the premature baby unit at KGH is celebrating her 104th birthday. Gladys Tarry, a resident at the Tasker House care home in Westfield Ro

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Prematurity Awareness Day

Prematurity Awareness Day

Every year, 20 million babies are born too soon, too small and very sick-half a million of them in the U.S. November 17th is when we fight!Do you know a baby who was born too soon, too small, unable to breathe or nurse on their own? With 1 in every 8

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