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Ready, Set, Cloth: Preparing your Diapers for First Time use

Updated: 2 days ago

When you purchased a set of cloth diapers, it is very tempting to use them right away as you are enthusiastic about starting your cloth diapering journey. However, this is not the smartest thing to do as most cloth diapers need to be prepped before you can start using them on your baby. In this post, I share the best way to prepare cloth diapers for first time use.

New Diapers

Unlike disposable diapers, cloth diapers do not come ready to wear. Just like your clothes, you need to wash them before use because you want to remove any residues from dyes and manufacturing dirt but also because cloth diapers are not at their full absorbency right out of the package.