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Old Fashioned Cloth Nappies Are Boring!

Added on 21 May 2016 in Darlings Downunder, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   0 comments

Traditional cloth nappies like flats (terry squares) and prefolds contrast to more recent styles not only in their design, but in their look. Modern cloth nappies come in every colour and print under the sun. Flats and prefolds usually come in white or cream/natural. Many people prefer this. I can't tell you how many people have told me they love seeing a line of white terry flats hanging on the line. But what happens if you like a little colour in your life? Nappy covers are the obvious sol... READ MORE


The truth about flats and prefolds - traditional cloth nappies

Added on 20 May 2016 in General Info & Advice, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   0 comments

Did you wear cotton terry square nappies as a baby? We both did :) And we both used terry flats for our eldest children over 10 years ago. Since then, the humble cloth nappy has evolved into the myriad cleverly designed modern cloth nappies that are available nowadays - with unlimited options, high tech fabrics, and so many factors to take into consideration! Is in any wonder that a significant number of parents are choosing to go ‘old-school’ and revert to the simplicity and versatility of ... READ MORE


6th Annual Flats & Handwashing Challenge

Added on 17 May 2016 in Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies, Washing & care of cloth nappies   |   0 comments

Here’s a challenge for you: sign up for the 6th Annual Flats and Handwashing Challenge, and yep, you guessed it, use flat nappies and hand wash them for a week! This sounds a little (a lot?) crazy. Like someone’s trying to make cloth nappies as difficult as possible. Why would you do this? Are people training for a zombie apocalypse? But there’s actually a really important reason that this challenge was started 6 years ago by Kim of Dirty Diaper Laundry as a personal challenge.   We ... READ MORE


Traditional Cloth Nappy Giveaway!

Added on 16 May 2016 in Bubblebubs, Bumboo, Darlings Downunder, Giveaways & competitions, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   86 comments

This week we’re going back to basics and putting the spotlight on the sometimes overlooked - but seriously awesome - traditional cloth nappy options. Yep, we’re talking flats (or terry squares) and prefolds! All this week we'll be taking the fear out of these cloth nappies, proving they're easy to use and have some definite advantages that might surprise you. See here for some pros and cons of 'old fashioned' cloth nappies. And here for a flat nappy challenge!   And, as a little swee... READ MORE


Back to Basics with Traditional Cloth Nappies

Added on 15 May 2016 in Darlings Downunder, General Info & Advice, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   1 comments

This week we’re going back to basics and putting the spotlight on the sometimes overlooked - but seriously awesome - traditional cloth nappy options. Yep, we’re talking flats (or terry squares) and prefolds! Don’t run away!!!     Before anyone rejects the idea, give us a chance this week to prove that flats and prefolds aren’t that complicated, they’re a great bonus to have in your stash even if you plan on using more modern styles of cloth nappies, and that there isn’t a c... READ MORE


Mukti Organic Prefolds - A Very Special Project

Added on 28 February 2015 in Darlings Downunder, Ethical manufacture, Nappy charity, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   0 comments

‘Mukti’ (pronounced 'mook-ti') in the Marathi language of India means freedom, liberation and salvation. For 120 years, Mukti Mission has been providing homes and care for women and children in India who have been abused, neglected, abandoned or oppressed. Started by Pandita Ramabai, one of India's most influential reformers and a woman passionately concerned with the freedom and welfare of her countrywomen, Mukti Mission today continues to provide hope and a future for hundreds of de... READ MORE


Bumboo Luxury Bamboo Prefolds ON SALE

Added on 23 January 2015 in Bumboo, Sales & Promotions, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   0 comments

Bumboo's silky soft‚ Luxury Bamboo Prefold Nappies are a luxurious cloth nappy choice and are ON SALE for a limited time as we are overstocked. These super absorbent prefolds are made from Bumboo's own silky‚ double sided bamboo terry fabric. They have 2 layers of this thirsty fabric each side panel and 3 layers through the centre panel. When folded these prefold nappies can provide 7 layers of thirsty bamboo absorbency. Bumboo Luxury Bamboo Pefolds are available in two sizes:   Sma... READ MORE


9 Ways to Build a Cloth Nappy Stash on a Budget

Added on 22 October 2014 in General Info & Advice, Traditional Flat & Prefold Cloth Nappies   |   1 comments

So, you're interested in using cloth nappies, you've done all your research into the different types, and narrowed your choices down to the ones you'd like in your stash. But paying for your cloth nappies upfront can seem really daunting. A full time modern cloth nappy stash can cost up to $500-800 - about the same as some of those brand name prams, but less than the $1,900 to $3,000+ it costs for disposable nappies for one child (per CHOICE Magazine). There are ways to reduce or spread the cos... READ MORE


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