Parents have to make
dozens of decisions when they welcome a baby into the world. Whether
to use cloth baby wipes instead of disposable wipes is often
one of them. While choosing a day care provider may be one of the
most stressful decisions you make as a parent, choosing to use cloth
wipes may be one of the easiest. At Kelly's Closet, we offer a
variety of cloth wipe and diaper products and accessories.
Why you should use
Cloth Bay Wipes?
Many parents who
decided to use cloth diapers opt to use cloth wipes, too. Washable
wipes are inexpensive and require no additional work to care for and
wash. Cloth baby wipes are available in several different
forms, giving parents options to choose. The investment you make in
cloth wipes will be realized in only a few months. It adds about $50
to the cost of cloth diapering.
When parents are
considering using cloth baby wipes, they should decide how
they intend to use them. The age of the baby is important to consider
if the wipes are used for diaper changing. Large wipes are needed to
clean up big messes. When parents have decided on the size they want,
they should consider the fabric type and thickness. Double-layered
commercial wipes have different fabrics on each side. One side of the
wipe may be made from a softer fabric to absorb liquids better.
Because a cloth wipe's absorbent properties, parents use less cloth
wipes than disposable wipes when changing their baby. Cloth wipes are
also available in a variety of colors and prints.
Assessing the Cost
Cloth baby wipes
are an investment. Parents should expect initially to pay more for
cloth diapers, accessories and supplies. However, this one time
investment will last until your baby is ready to potty train. Cloth
baby wipes cost $1.50 each depending on the product.
Double-layered wipes may cost more, depending on the fabric used.
Buying cloth diapering products in packages can significantly lower
the price per item, as opposed to buying individually. If you are a
parent just starting out in cloth diapering, try a few different
cloth wipe brands to see what you and your baby like. You may decided
to used different styles of cloth baby wipes for different jobs –
whether it's for diaper changing or face washing.
Whether you are trying
to decide between using disposable or cloth diapering products, it's
very important to stock your nursery with a variety of quality
supplies. A wipe you can launder and use again is a great nursery
investment. They are also inexpensive and convenient. Kelly’s
Closet offers a full range of cloth baby wipes to choose from
in different styles, colors and prices.