Category: All about cloth nappies

What are OSFM nappies?

What are OSFM nappies?

What are OSFM nappies? You have probably come across this term when looking into cloth nappies, but what does it actually mean? What are the advantages and disadvantages of this type of nappy? What are OSFM nappies? OSFM stands for one size fits most. This means that these types of cloth nappies will fit most […]

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best time to start using cloth nappies

Best time to start cloth nappies

When is the best time to start cloth nappies? Is a question that I am often asked. It’s fair to say that there is no hard or fast rule about the best time to start using cloth. There are some things to consider to help you decide when the time is right for you and […]

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Cloth nappies for wriggly babies

Cloth nappies for wriggly babies

Cloth nappies for wriggly babies can be a bit of a nightmare. If your baby is on the move they might not stay still enough to allow you to change a nappy. Our Pull up cloth nappies make change time that little bit easier. On the move While some babies are happy to sit still, […]

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Cloth nappies for premature babies

Cloth nappies for Premature Babies

Choosing cloth nappies for Premature Babies needn’t be a complicated decision. Ecobots are the natural choice. With covers that are sized to fit from just 2 lbs and natural cotton nappies, they are ideal for the tiniest¬†of babies. We have a number of options to make using cloth on your tiny baby easy. Using cloth […]

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Using cloth nappies for daycare

Cloth nappies for daycare

Cloth nappies for daycare don’t need to be complicated. Many daycare centres have policies in place which make it easy for you to keep your baby in cloth. Even if they don’t currently have any children in reusable nappies, you can do things to make it easy. Top tips for cloth nappies for daycare Stick […]

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Double gussets are really important

Do your nappies have double gussets?

Double gussets is something that you might come across when looking into cloth nappies, but what exactly are they and why should you want them? What are double gussets? A double gusset on a cloth nappy is basically two elasticated areas on each leg in the crotch area. In some nappies, this is built into […]

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Thank goodness for flat nappies

Thank goodness for flat nappies

Thank goodness for flat nappies. Honestly, even though my children are all now out of nappies, I’m not sure what I’d do without them. Hundreds of uses When I bought my first set of cloth nappies, for my soon to be born first baby, I had no idea that they would still be in use […]

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thinking outside the box

Thinking outside the box

Do you think outside the box? Parenting is hard. Modern parenting is a minefield! The world is changing all the time. It is a huge melting pot of cultures and styles as we all move around this planet of ours, taking our various histories and cultures with us. This is the same for parenting. And […]

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Choosing a night nappy

Choosing a night nappy

Choosing a night nappy is something that I often get asked about. When it comes to cloth at night, it can be difficult to find the combination that works just right for you. I thought that I’d share some advice that I gave to a mother recently. Cloth night nappies A lot of people are […]

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Ecobots Prefold Nappies

Ecobots Prefold Nappies

We have sold Ecobots Prefold nappies for a few years now here at Nappyneedz. You may not have realised, but Ecobots are actually part of the same company as Nappyneedz. Last week, I made the decision to combine the two websites. You can now find all of the information about Ecobots here, on this website. […]

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