The most practical item of clothing for newborns, in my opinion, is a plain kimono shirt. Sophie was born in September, so at least her whole first month of life she was dressed only in a kimono shirt and a diaper. To make it a little bit more special, Sophie painted one of these for her baby brother.
I gave her the options:
Then I let her try the paint on paper
and on fabric.
This is her masterpiece:
Not a Picasso, but little brother won't know the difference.