Getting started with cloth diapers shouldn't be intimidating. It should be exciting!
So many great things are in store for those who decide to take this journey. With so many options that are cute and simple to use, getting started is easy.
On this page you will find all the information you need, ranging from the types and styles, to how to use and wash your cloth diapers.
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Disposable diapers can cost an average of $1,000 per year! Keep that in mind when comparing pricing for cloth diapers, which can be reused until your child no longer needs diapers!
Remember those chemicals we mentioned? Well they you also want to avoid those touching your babies bottom. Cloth diapers are much gentler on their sensitive skin.
Loaded with chemicals and plastics, disposable diapers are nowhere near environmentally friendly. Add up the 3,000 diapers a child averages a year and it becomes a big problem.
Nicki's Diapers offers a whole lineup for even the tiniest newborn baby!
With several different types of cloth diapers to choose from, each family is sure to find a cloth diaper that works best for them!
All Nicki's newborn cloth diapers fit babies 5-13lbs
An easy to use, one-piece cloth diaper, All In One Cloth Diapers have absorbent materials sewn into (or snapped into) a waterproof shell.
Soft, very absorbent! Needs a diaper cover to be waterproof
A diaper cover with snaps on the inside for an insert to snap into. You can reuse the cover and snap-in clean inserts.
Diaper covers do not have any absorbency but go over the top of what absorbs, making the cloth diaper not leak.
A single large layer of cloth that you fold and use as a diaper. A diaper cover is required if you don't want a wet lap.
A flat diaper that has been folded into layers and sewed it hence the name "prefold.” Though it has the word "prefold,” you will still have to do some minimal folding. A diaper cover is required to make it waterproof.
A cloth diaper with added elastic, snaps, or hook & loop, and sewing the fabric into a diaper shape.
Learning how to clean cloth diapers is a lot easier than you might think. At its core, washing cloth diapers can be distilled into five quick steps.
How to Clean Cloth Diapers in 5 Steps:
Once you begin using cloth diapers, you’ll find that you will have questions about how to clean cloth diapers. Click here to check out the most frequently asked questions on how to clean cloth diapers now!
Here are some additional products from Nicki's Diapers that you and your child will love.
A budget-friendly absorbent synthetic material that is quick to absorb. This cannot directly touch the baby's skin.
A budget-friendly absorbent natural fiber that is quick to absorb.
Suitable for heavy wetters, this is a natural absorbent fiber that suits most babies.
An ultra-absorbent natural fiber that is slow to absorb. Suitable for overnight and adding additional absorbency to other fabrics.
For a detailed description of all of the pros and cons of each of the different cloth diaper fabrics, click here to check out our cloth diaper fabrics breakdown!