Cloth Diapers Cloth Diapers These aren’t your mama’s cloth diapers

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					                                       Cloth Diapers
These aren’t your mama’s cloth diapers! Cloth diapers are easier to use than ever. They’re
also cute, economical, and gentler on the planet. They come in a wide variety of types, so you
can create a “stash” to suit your needs and your budget.

Types of Diapers

         All-in-One (AIO): Cloth diaper with inner absorbent layer and waterproof outer
          layer, with Velcro or snap closures. No cover required.
         Fitted: Cloth diaper with Velcro or snap closures, cover required.
         Prefold: The classic! An absorbent, rectangular cotton or bamboo diaper.
          Requires a cover. Pins or a Snappi may be used to hold in place.
         Covers: Waterproof covers are a necessity if using fitted or prefold diapers.
          Covers are available as pull-ons or with Velcro or snap closures.
         Pocket: A cover with a “pocket” into which a prefold or special insert is stuffed.

Diapers come in a variety of materials including cotton, bamboo, and absorbent terry.

Local Cloth Diapering Resources

Nicki’s Diapers, Madison: a comprehensive online and brick-and-mortar diaper shop,
selling all cloth diaper needs. Diapers in a wide variety of price ranges are available.
Also holds free cloth diapering classes.

Happy Bambino, Madison: sells a selection of new and used diapers and diapering
accessories. Also holds cloth diapering classes.

Mother Nature’s Diaper Service, Madison: an old-fashioned diaper service that
delivers fresh diapers and picks up the soiled ones. No rinsing, dumping, or pins

Frugal Diapering Resources

Diaper Swappers: an online forum for selling and trading used diapers and covers.

Half Pint Resale, Madison: a twice-yearly local infant and children’s resale event, often
including cloth diapers, covers, and other supplies.

Nicki’s Diapers and Happy Bambino both sell used cloth diapers in their shops – just

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