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Which Cloth Nappy Is Best for Hot Weather?

By Seedling Baby HQ | November 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

We are asked this question a lot. Parents are concerned that thick layers of fabric swaddling their baby’s bottom will be too hot and that it will cause rash or irritation. Many opt for disposables during the summer, not realising that disposables can actually be worse, because it isn’t the absorbent fabrics that reduce airflow,…

Protecting Your Cloth Nappies During the Summer Heat

By Seedling Baby HQ | November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Extreme temperatures can have a detrimental effect on almost anything. Plants die, animals suffer and material fades. Your nappies, swim nappies, wet bags and training pants contain components which are more susceptible to heat than most items of clothing. Prolonged exposure to heat (whether from the sun, a heater or a tumble dryer) will damage…

The Cheat’s Guide to Preparing Cloth Nappies

By Seedling Baby HQ | November 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

If you’ve asked Google how to prepare new cloth nappies, he probably told you to wash them anywhere between 3 and 10 times. But if you’re anything like us (impatient) and don’t like the idea of wasting a whole lot of water to prepare a nappy for first use, this blog post is for you.…

The Cloth Nappy Questions I Am Asked Most Frequently

By Seedling Baby HQ | November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Which detergent should I use to wash my nappies? We don’t recommend specific brands of detergents. Ingredients, their quantities and recommendations from detergent manufacturers are changing constantly. We support the Australian Nappy Association’s recommendation to steer clear of detergents with additives designed to stay in the fabric after the wash, like softeners (which can reduce…

A Brief History of Seedling Baby Cloth Nappies

By Seedling Baby HQ | September 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Over the past 11 years, we’ve been making beautiful cloth nappy products that do what they’re supposed to. Our range is tight – just 6 core products. Here’s a brief history for those who find such things fascinating! Pocket nappies We started our brand back in 2006, making and selling our own design of cloth…

New Print Range Now Available

By Seedling Baby HQ | September 15, 2017 | 1 Comment

Our new prints have been in the works for the gestation period of a baby horse (which is over 11 months and entirely too long to be pregnant, don’t you think!?)… but they are – at long last – here! We are so thrilled with the incredible artwork of Flora Waycott who designed these new…

Our Top 3 Reasons for Choosing Cloth Nappies

By Seedling Baby HQ | August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

There are many reasons that people choose reusable nappies. Most people quote monetary savings, environmental impact and skin health as the major reasons for choosing cloth. From the start, I wanted to use cloth nappies, but truth be told, there wasn’t any real reason. I just had this “feeling” that it would be better for…

Cloth Nappies are Simply Easier than the Alternative

By Seedling Baby HQ | August 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s kind of mind-blowing, isn’t it? The fact that we manage to use 2000 of a thing on one child during the course of one year. The truth is that we change nappies approximately 2000 times during a child’s first year. The type of nappies we change is entirely our choice. When I first starting…

Reusable Nappy Liners: Why I Use Them and You Should Too!

By Seedling Baby HQ | August 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

Reusable nappy liners… do I really need them? As a new mum many moons ago, I did wonder about this. Because, let’s face it, the expenses for a baby can quickly add up and as someone who prides herself in being a wise steward of our money, I wanted to be absolutely sure this was…

Cloth Nappy Awards for Diversifolds and Paddle Pants

By Seedling Baby HQ | August 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 2017 Cloth Nappy Awards have come to a close and we’re stoked to have walked away with Silver for Best Reusable Swim Nappy (Paddle Pants) and Bronze for Best Prefold (Diversifolds). We’re really thrilled with this result and we know it’s a genuine consumer win as we don’t ask random acquaintances to vote for us! In…