Cloth diaper mamas: how often/how do you strip? What about stains?

posted 3 years ago in Babies
Post # 2
2815 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

Honestly, I never had to strip my diapers with DD. I did one initial strip when they were new, using hot water and vinegar.

What type of diapers do you use again? With prefolds, I (on like, one occasion) used bleach to get out stains, otherwise I just left it or sunned them. They’re diapers, so I am not too concerned with stains lol

  • This reply was modified 2 years, 10 months ago by  urchin.
Post # 6
3697 posts
Sugar bee

I have had great results from putting diapers out in the sun to fade stains. They are usually mostly gone after an hour or two; if you really want them to disappear completely it’s a good idea to leave them all day. It also seems to work better if the diapers are still wet when you set them out in the sun.

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