Kate - posted on 06/25/2009
We have used bamboo velour and bamboo terry in diapers before. I would recommend that. I sew my own so I can't help on brands, but I do have a free pattern available here if you're up for trying to sew: www.rctdiapers.webs.com. I would use a wool cover over it, or nothing during the day.
Vilate - posted on 05/16/2009
I have some amazing diapers too. I love them and since starting my fitteds and wool covers we have had no rashes caused by the diapers. We have had one when I was testing some new laundry soaps for some WAHMS, but other than that... NONE!!!
Bamboo is great since it is anti bacterial and also anti microbial. I would also suggest hemp . I combine the two in my diapers. I have a microfiber inner layer that wicks the moisture away from the baby's bum and into the absorbent layer!
I would suggest you get a fitted that has no waterproof layer. and same with the cover. If they aren't breathable they hold the moisture in and are a great breeding ground for yeast rashes. I would suggest going with wool covers! I love my WOOL!!!!!! I will never use anything else! i have made a webpage with tones of CD info and wool info you can check it out. it also has a link to my etsy shop. http://www.niftynappybyvilate.weebly.com
Ellen - posted on 04/25/2009
I sell a really great Bamboo/Cotton diaper
Here is the info on them...
BAMBOO/COTTON VELOUR FITTED ONE SIZE DIAPERS - BRAND NEW
These are similar in construction to Growing Greens fitteds, but are a little more generous in size and much more plush. Equivalent diapers cost $17 - $20 without shipping. I have been extremely happy with these diapers!! The ones being sold are brand new...
Available Colors: (They are nice bright colors)
Lilac - Baby Pink - Turquoise - Yellow
Price: $12 ea
3 * 3 snaps, easy to adjust different size, fit baby o to 3 years old
12 snap width settings, easy to adjust snap closures - no Velcro to stick to things in the wash!
2 DOUBLE LAYER SOAKERS INCLUDED to keep drying time to a minimum.
No more diaper rash! Let your baby enjoy a healthy life.
Silky soft, luxurious and eco-friendly!
Easy care! Machine wash and dry!
Wash before first use
Shake solids into toilet and store in dry pail
Tumble dry low or line dry
Do Not dry clean
Do Not Iron
No bleach, vinegar or Borax
Shipping and Handling: Local pick-up/delivery or Will ship, you pay shipping price...Payment through PayPal out of state.
Why bamboo cloth diapers?
Bamboo thrives naturally without using any pesticides and fertilizers and is 100% biodegradable.
Bamboo has been praised as the natural green, Eco-friendly textile material of the 21st Century. Bamboo thrives naturally without the use of pesticides.
It is a natural cellulose fiber which is converted into yarns without the addition of chemicals, and is 100% biodegradable in soil by micro- organism and sunshine, causing no pollution to the environment.
The unique make-up of the 'Bamboo' fiber, whose cross section is filled with various micro-gaps and micro-holes gives it a moisture absorption rate three times that of Cotton.
Bamboo fiber is anti-bacterial, anti-fungal, and anti static.
Its natural antibiosis function keeps bacterium away so that it won't produce bad odors.
Contact: Ellen at 864.328.7770 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
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