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    Default Would u buy 2ndhand modern cloth nappies??

    Wanting to try some different brands to see what works for us but they are quite expensive new. Don't want to spend so much incase they don't fit well etc...

    What are your thoughts with secondhand?

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    Yes if they were in reasonable condition!! They get washed, so it's not like you're buying a nappy complete with a poo

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    Lol RR!

    I would not. All dd's terry towelling nappies were used, but I bought a few different ones second hand, some only a few months old, some up to 2 years old and after 6 months of use, combines with disposables, my nephew's nappies were unusable. No they were not soaked or put through the drier.

    They are not the type of thing that can be used for more than 1 child IMO.

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    Nope, no more than I would buy someone else's second hand underwear for me to wear *chuckle*.

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    Absolutely

    I have brought plenty of second hand MCN's. I anticipate them being in action through all my children. They are easy to keep in good condition and if you are looking after them properly I see nothing wrong/icky about it.

    It is definitely a good way to find out which brand suits as they really are all different.

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    I wouldn't .... Same as PP I wouldn't want to wear someone else knickers
    And would want my child to...

    I just wait till they have sales and buy a few different types to try :-) itti Bitti has a 50% selected prints at the Moment

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    nah i wouldnt, just cos i know what my kids do in them
    Just for your info, i have used MCN's since day one wiht both my kids. I have used the expensive ones and are now on the cheapyones and they are fantastic.

    just check out this site.
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    I apyed $40 for 10 nappies (including insert) and they realy are great. No need to spend lots of $
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    I don't really liken it to wearing underwear. I would buy brand new liners and/or inserts even if I bought second hand shells.

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    I don't anymore as I sew my own now, but in the beginning I bought lots of second hand ones to try the fit on my son, I always did a strip wash in hot water and added cannestan anti-bacterial rinse to kill any germs.

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    Yes I would and have done so before

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