Preemie Outfit #2 – Hooded Gown

All one piece, from the head to the toes!

Large title grpahic with mint green background and a picture of a doll wearing the Hooded Gown outfit. It says "#2 Hooded gown" in black text.

1984 Preemie Clothing Series Summary


This outfit is a cotton fabric bunting bag with an attached hood. The hood, neck yoke and end of the sleeves are one colour/pattern, and the remainder is another colour. The hood, edges of the yoke, and where the two fabrics meet on the sleeves are is edged with lace. The lace is all the same. The bottom of the bunting bag cinches with a ribbon. There is an opening that closes with velcro at the back of the hood.

Footwear: Knit booties

Preemie outfit #2. It is a bunting bag outfit with an attached hood that is pink and white gingham. The body of the gown is white.

This outfit was most likely sold only from 1984 – 1985. Some packaged versions may have sold later than that.

Version Information

My goal is to find every version of every outfit that was produced. Below is a record of each version of this outfit that I have, up to the date indicated. To understand clothing codes, factories, and variations, please refer to the suggested readings below.

Suggested readings: 1st Blog – Why do this project?, What are Clothing Tag Codes? 1984 Preemie Clothing Series Summary

If you have an outfit that is not recorded here or does not match my information, (e.g. you have a 2F OK that is green and white gingham, not pink and white gingham) I would appreciate hearing from you. Information is best sent in the form of pictures. For details on the pictures required, jump to Taking Clothing Tag Pics.


> So far, there are no observable differences between outfits produced by various factories.

> B-Series outfits:  #B502 – Frilly hooded gown
                            #B501- Velour hooded bunting bag

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