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The Pros and Cons of All In One Cloth Nappies

GroVita Organic AIO diaper, light blue

All in one cloth nappies are generally speaking the easiest to use and, conversely, the most expensive of the modern cloth nappy(or diaper) family. I love my all in ones, but – they’re not the only thing I use. An all in one (AIO) nappy is a fitted nappy which incorporates the cover along with…

Why I Love Modern Cloth Nappies

Cute baby wearing a lion Starbunz pocket diaper

Since Marion Donovan first invented disposable nappies in 1950 (and sold her company for $1 million a few years later), they have become the standard form of ‘diapering’ in the Western world. Back when my first child was born in 2002 I was one of only a few women I knew using tradition terry cloth…

Using Fitted Cloth Nappies

Three colourful bamboo fitted cloth diapers

Fitted cloth diapers (also called fitted cloth nappies) are a version of the modern cloth diaper that is easy to use and generally highly absorbent. They are better for the environment than disposable diapers (the jury really is not out on this anymore*) and many people claim their babies get less diaper rash with cloth than with disposables.