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Old 01-25-2013, 02:15 PM   #9
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Re: tell me about Thirsties fitteds

Originally Posted by foggierbard9 View Post
I have to pick the fuzz out of the velcro every time we wash them. They just pick up everything even when attached to the laundry tabs. They also get crunch by the snaps if you don't unsnap them when washing them. We use them with a size one hemp prefold overnight for our 7 month old, and they work, but I am going to be looking for something better because I am just done picking velcro clean all the time. Just the velcro on our Thirsties picks up stuff this fast, the other velcro covers/diapers we have still have new looking velcro even with longer use.
I was suggested to use a snappi to scrap the fuzz out of velcro. I found it works very well and is easier than other methods.
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