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How to Replace Cloth Diaper Elastics {Video Tutorial}

This post may contain affiliate links. Let’s face it, cloth diapers don’t last forever!  Eventually every diaper that has elastic will lose its stretch (become relaxed) and will need a new elastics to be as functional as before.  A diaper’s lifespan can be 1.5-3+ years before needing repairs; this will vary based on your washing/drying routine […]

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Win it! Little Warrior Prize Package from Jack be Natural!

This post may contain affiliate links. By now you’ve probably heard about the newest solid color from GroVia- Little Warriors!  Thanks to the online cloth diaper store Jack be Natural one lucky DDL reader will win one! Little Warrior is a collaboration between GroVia and Spray-Pal.  10% of sales will benefit March of Dimes.  The […]

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5th Annual Flats Challenge Blogging Prompts

This post may contain affiliate links. The wonderful thing about the Flats Challenge is that it brings the cloth diapering community together so that we all learn from those who are documenting their journey.  Even those who don’t own a blog can answer the prompts in our Flats and Handwashing group on Facebook. If you […]

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Why the loose diaper? www.dirtydiaperlaundry.com explains why diapers were worn loosely by babies in old photographs.

Why the loose diapers? An explanation of vintage diapering techniques.

This post may contain affiliate links. Look back at black and white images of babies wearing diapers and you may see something perplexing… every single baby’s diaper looks to be ill fitting and far too loose.  The diapers are so loose that you begin wondering if they were even effective!  The diapers are pinned in […]

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Win it! A O.N.E. by GroVia in Dandelion!

This post may contain affiliate links. So you regret not backing the O.N.E. when you had the chance, or maybe you did back it but you only ordered one and you wish you had more!  I happen to have a O.N.E. diaper laying around that I can’t do anything with (no babies to wear it, […]

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A Consumer Guide to Retailer Exclusive Diaper Prints

This post may contain affiliate links. You may have noticed a lot of new prints being released from cloth diaper brands that are exclusive to a particular cloth diaper store.  These “Retailer Exclusives” are taking off in popularity!  As a consumer you may be wondering what it all means- are  these exclusives limited in quantity? […]

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Flats Challenge Sales and Specials! Save on flats and more!

This post may contain affiliate links. Each year DDL will work with stores and brands who want to offer a discount on products needed to participate in the Flats and Handwashing Challenge. If you don’t know what that is there is more information on the Sign-Up page. Here is a list of stores or brands […]

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Grand Finale prizes for MCMC

Sip and Chat Live- #MakeClothMainstreamChallenge and GCDC Edition! PRIZES and FUN!

This post may contain affiliate links. Join me and my cloth diaper friends this Saturday for a live chat to end our #makeclothmainstreamchallenge with a bang!  We will have a full chat that evening with representatives from our sponsoring brands and even a few of the headlining participants from the challenge. The #makeclothmainstreamchallenge was a […]

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Win a 6 pack of Charlie Banana cloth diapers from Dirty Diaper Laundry

Win it! 6 Pack of Charlie Banana One Size! $139 Value!

This post may contain affiliate links. Charlie Banana has a pretty incredible giveaway for DDL readers that I think you are going to be anxious to enter!  Their newest product is an organic version of their popular One Size diapers! “Looking for organic, natural fibers next to your baby’s bottom? We have designed a diaper […]

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Day 12 Fluffiversary for Kelly’s Closet: Thirsties and Smart Bottoms Giveaway

This post may contain affiliate links. Help us celebrate 14 years of cloth diapering with DiaperShops.com and Kelly’s Closet! Kelly’s Closet first opened its doors back in April 2001. (The image below is what their website looked like when it first launched!) This was well before bumGenius, Rumparooz, GroVia and Thirsties even existed.  Kelly’s Closet […]

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