Basics

Unsure how modern cloth nappies work, or how many nappies to buy? Start here!

Cloth wipes

Cloth wipes are easy to use and save you money. Use cloth wipes in conjunction with cloth nappies and wash them together.

New nappies

Wash new nappies once before use. They can be added to other laundry, ideally white or light coloured items to prevent picking up colour run.

Cloth nappy hire

Cloth hire is a great way to try a variety of cloth nappies before investing money into an endeavour that…

Cloth nappies for newborns

A newborn’s diet is milk (either breastmilk, formula or a mix of both), which means their nappies are easier to clean.

Why do my cloth nappies smell?

Not using enough detergent, washing in cold water, over and underloading your washing machine can all lead to smelly cloth nappies.

Adding absorbency to cloth nappies

If more absorbency is needed, here are some options. Cotton flats, prefolds, muslin cloth, trifolds, tea towels, face washes. These…

How to fit cloth nappies

Cloth nappies are designed to fit snug and low, like underwear. Getting the right fit can take a little practice….

Front Loader Wash Routine

Front loaders use less water, have longer cycles than traditional top loaders and most heat their own water.

Caring for wool covers

Wool covers are amazing, versatile items and only require periodic washes. Wool covers can be used over any fitted nappy during day or night.