who are new to cloth diapering may think washing a wool
diaper cover is
a lot of work. Some would say that caring and cleaning wool
is difficult and time-consuming. Kelly's Closet provides tips and
tricks to make caring for wool diaper covers simple. As a matter of
fact, caring for a wool
is just as simple as caring for fleece and cotton covers.
You Can Wash Them in the Machine
popular cloth diapering myth claims wool diaper covers are not
machine washable. Parents stay away from wool covers because they do
not want the hassle of washing them by hand. Moms and dads who have
been using wool diaper covers have shared their stories and tips on
how to care for their wool diaper covers at Kelly's Closet.
wool diaper covers
is simple. Even if you have multiple covers or just one wool
laundering is easy when you put it in the washing machine. Using a
washing machine allows you to wash more than one wool diaper cover at
the same time. You may think machine washing wool
causes them to stretch and lose their shape. By following a few
simple tricks, the washing machine will have any wool
clean and odor free without ruining its shape.
the washing machine with warm water and turn it off once it starts
your choice of wool wash to the water.
your wool diaper covers soak in the washing machine for 15 minutes.
just as you would if you were washing by hand.
allowing the diaper covers to soak, set the washing machine to the
“Spin” cycle and allow it to run through.
the end of the cycle, the wool diaper covers from the washing
machine and lay each wool
out flat to dry.
parents prefer to make their own wool wash. Homemade wool wash can be
made by adding one teaspoon of lanolin and one tablespoon of baby
laundry detergent to two cups of water.
is made from natural fibers and materials. These diaper covers are
roomy and easily stretched to provide optimum comfort for your baby.
Wool is soft, smooth and yielding to all of your baby's movements.
Your baby can stretch, crawl, bend and walk in comfort without
shifting their wool
diaper cover out-of-place.
diaper covers are also highly absorbent. They hold up to 35 percent
of their weight in moisture without feeling damp. Wool diaper covers
are breathable and help to prevent diaper rash.
Discover the benefits of using a wool
on your baby without the hassle of washing it by hand.