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    So I am making my own cloth pads... Lol or am going to try and I was just wondering what you put in the middle? Can I use the same fill as what is in a cloth nappy?
    Please help me lol I am running out of time before bubba arrives

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    I haven't made any but know a few ladies who have, they use bamboo fleece or bamboo terry topped with bamboo velour. I have made lots of MCN and use the bamboo fleece it's fantastic and super absorbent I top it with microfleece for nappies but bamboo velour is a lot more lush I loved the tie dye cuts of it they look fantastic

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    Subbing

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    Ok thanks.... I have got some PLU for the bottom so there are minimal leaks but can't really just use that :P

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    Haha yeah PUL is great for helping stop leaks but you definitely need something absorbent in the middle I use 3 layers of bamboo for nappies and then fold it into thirds so its 9 layers. 3 layers of bamboo would be plenty for mumma cloth though

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    thanks for that! I am so excited!! Lol I haven't told my mum or anyone just want to see how they go and then when I don't have to buy pads and she asks why not I will be able to tell her proudly lol, I am looking. Forward to a not solely bin and saving some money for the next 25osh years lol

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    Yep I love the saving money factor, nothing worse than basically throwing it in the bin!

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    Just wondering where you got a patern

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    There are heaps one ETSY

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    I got told to get the pad that I like and stick it to a piece of cardboard? Lol and cut it out... That is the method I am trying first


 

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