I am pretty sure it is not going to be difficult to convince you (if you are not already in this camp) that smaller is better. It is the cute factor and I know it but I still get sucked in. Consider:
Babies are better than teenagers.
Yes, partially because they are submissive and will listen to your music without complaint but also because they are smaller. And their small feet need small shoes that you can make yourself. If you have a sewing machine, which I do not. But I also do not have a baby.
Find the how-to here.
Photos and craft idea from a beautiful mess.