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Today I finally finished the cloth diapers that I’ve been working on. There are sixteen here. A friend gave me some fleece she wasn’t using so I can make more (thanks, H!). I’m not sure exactly how many more it will make, but it should bring me pretty close to my goal of two dozen. They are from the Rita’s Rump Pocket pattern (which by now is probably not a surprise to anyone).
All the diapers in this picture have a really pale pink flannel for the inside. My favorites by far are the pink ones with the hearts and flowers. They turned out so cute!
Although it seems like I’ve been working on them for forever, they really do make up pretty quickly. I’ve been doing them assembly-line style, and that seems to help too.
Stephen also asked that I make up some more newborn diapers, so those are next on my list. I printed the patterns today, but didn’t get any farther than that.
Here’s my sewing list as it stands now:
*Large diaper bag – I have a small one that will work at first, but I’m pretty sure I’m going to need something bigger
*Cloth diapers – 16 completed, have fleece for more. The flannel inners are already cut out, but not the fleece outers.
*Cloth diaper covers – have fleece for these (navy) – just need to find my pattern and cut them out.
*Bouncy seat cover – thinking of removing this. Stephen is concerned that the boys will torment their sister in the bouncy seat, so I’m waiting to make a new cover. I still might, but we’ll see how things go with the old cover first.
Pajama pants for Stephen
Comfortable skirt for me
Newborn cloth diapers – 8 made, giving me a total of 19 NB size pocket diapers