Friday, December 17, 2010

Choppy, Choppy!

Sick and tired of my son's ultra fluffy, skater-boi shaggy, baby hair.... i took him to get his first hair cut yesterday morning.
Witness Flynn's hair before the hair cut - cute, yes, but see all those fluffy, sticky-uppy bits? He had those on the top of his head, on the back where he was growing himself a nice little mullet and occasionally it would stick out from behind his ears. It had to go!
Getting the first few snips off - he had to sit on my lap because our hairdresser doesnt have a child seat.He was a little wriggly and kept looking up at Sally ( our hairdresser ) as if to say " Who are you and what are you doing to my head? ". Oh, and you cant really see it but he has a cool dinosaur on his cape.
Cracking it right towards the end. I think the crying was less about having his haircut and more about the fact he was well and truly ready to get off my lap and crawl around. Typical boy - he doesnt like sitting still for too long!
The end product. Because sister is a) a bad photographer and b) a bit dopey, she neglected to take any photos of his beautiful face, so you'll have to make do with a view from the back. Suffice to say, my beautiful baby is now looking more like a gorgeous little boy. He was pleased to see the fluffiness go, but was a little sad to see Flynny transformed from baby to boy in the space of 15 minutes. And only 10 days til his 1st birthday...my baby is gone forever!

8 comments:

  1. My oh my look at how big he is now!! Cute photos I love the one of him cracking it :) Though he must of sat okay as the haircut looks great!

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  2. Awwwwwwwwww. There is nothing that transforms them quite like that first hair cut, is there? Bless him. Happy first hair cut, Flynn :)

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  3. The back of his head is darling!
    PS. No matter how old they are, they will always be a baby to us Moms

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  4. He did great for a first haircut it sounds like and he the bag of his head looks fabulous. I took Ethan to a haircut place for children for his first haircut. He refused to sit and walked around a train table. The barber had to follow him around the table and cut his hair. She got a big tip.

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  5. Happy first hair cut. The back of his head looks uber cute now :)

    My little guy has the same crazy hair happening that Flynn had. Long on top, mullet thingo at the back and a nice bald spot too.

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  6. Im hanging onto to my Flynn's mullet for as long as I can - although he badly needs a cut, but he really is my baby - there may not (highly likely) be another one, Im not ready for him to change into a toddler yet. Im clinging on. He looks gorgeous (from the back!!)

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  7. Oh, look at that little face! I remember my son's first haircut. He had a similar very serious expression. Happy almost 1st birthday Flynn!

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