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Sewing cloth diapers.

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I have been using cloth diapers for a while now and just started sewing my own for my son. I did not want to spend anymore money on new ones and decided to use flannel and old t-shirts to make some for him. I got the pattern for free online and most of the fabric is stuff that I already have here at home, I just had to buy elastic, velcro, and thread. I am just making him fitted ones right now.

Does anyone else on here use or sew cloth diapers?? Any tips on sewing them??
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yes I've used cloth diapers on all my kids and we're getting ready for #4's arrival. I've made cloth diapers too using the Mama Bird pattern (free online). there are tons of sites online with free patterns and lots of free advice and info. I use the mamabird pattern but basically turn the fitted diaper into a pocket diaper, without the waterproofing, because my kids always need more absorption than I've ever put in the diaper, so having a pocket allows flexability and allows me to stuff it with whatever I might need. I then just use a regular cover with it.

Sarah
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