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#1 Guest_babyharvey_*

Posted 20 February 2010 - 03:02 PM

hi all
just wondering if there are any sunglasses available for 6 month old and where i would get them from it seems every time we go out side  my DS is always squinting.
any help would be great thanks.

#2 Cheesy Sanga

Posted 20 February 2010 - 03:33 PM

I found some at a chemist, and at Big W.  My DD 9.5 months won't actually wear them, she just pulls them off.  I think there is also a type that is more like a swimming goggle, with a headband, so they can't be pulled off.  I think I've seen them at a baby store.

#3 clare78

Posted 20 February 2010 - 04:16 PM

baby banz - they have an online store

#4 BitsandBobs

Posted 20 February 2010 - 04:19 PM

My 6 month old has a pair of Pumpkin Patch glasses that are similar in style to a swimming goggle. He wears them for a while but gets sick of them after a bit. One of the girls at mothers group has a pair of 'Baby Banz' sunglasses that her little one seems to like!

#5 ComeWhatMay

Posted 20 February 2010 - 04:22 PM

I brought my DD a pair of 'Baby Banz' when she was 6 months old.  Even with the headband she would still pull them off but would generally leave them on when it was bright.  You can buy them at chemists and their online store.

#6 AnotherFeral

Posted 20 February 2010 - 04:28 PM

The Cancer Council shops has them; both the goggle style and standard ones. DD1 wouldn't keep the goggle ones on at all but would mostly keep normal sunglasses on from around 16 months. DD2 is 17 months and just starting to wear normal sunglasses without immediately removing them.

#7 mylittlemen

Posted 20 February 2010 - 08:58 PM

Another vote for baby banz.  DS has always worn his happily (since he was about 3 months old).


We have these ones - a bit bigger for extra coverage.

#8 bubblebear

Posted 20 February 2010 - 09:00 PM

We got ours at a chemist.

#9 jules095

Posted 20 February 2010 - 09:05 PM

We have Baby Banz, but we have screaming matches trying keep them on. cool.gif

#10 *maddierose*

Posted 20 February 2010 - 09:06 PM

Another vote for baby banz. We bought ours from the local optometrist.

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