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Reusable Nappy Week 2023

Reusable Nappy Week 2023

Cloth Nappy Week is an annual event that celebrates the use of reusable cloth nappies. It is a week-long event that takes place in April and is celebrated worldwide. During Cloth Nappy Week, various activities are organised to raise awareness about the benefits of using cloth nappies, such as reducing waste, saving money, and being better for babies' skin.

Cloth nappies have been around for centuries, and they were the only option available to parents until the disposable nappy was invented in the mid-20th century. After the invention of disposables and them becoming readily available and somewhat affordable, the majority of families now use disposable nappies. In recent years, there has been a resurgence of interest in cloth nappies as parents become more conscious of the impact of disposable nappies on the environment and their baby's health.

Cloth nappies are reusable, which means they can be washed and used again, making them a more eco-friendly alternative to disposable nappies. Disposable nappies take hundreds of years to decompose, and they release harmful chemicals into the environment as they break down. Cloth nappies, on the other hand, can be reused for multiple children and can be composted at the end of their life.

During Cloth Nappy Week, parents are encouraged to try cloth nappies and discover the benefits for themselves. Many cloth nappy retailers offer discounts and promotions during this week, making it an ideal time for parents to purchase their first set of cloth nappies. Be sure to check out our sale at Baby Bare to save.

One of the main advantages of cloth nappies is the cost savings. Although the initial investment in cloth nappies may be higher than disposable nappies, in the long run, they are significantly cheaper. It is estimated that parents can save up to £1000 by using cloth nappies instead of disposables for one child. These savings increase for subsequent children.

Cloth nappies are also better for babies' skin. Disposable nappies contain chemicals such as dioxins and sodium polyacrylate, which can cause skin irritation. Cloth nappies, on the other hand, are made from natural materials such as cotton or bamboo, which are gentle on babies' skin.

In addition to the environmental and health benefits, cloth nappies can also be a stylish and fun way to dress up babies. There are many different designs and patterns available, from plain white to bold prints and bright colours. Cloth nappies can be a fashion statement, and many parents enjoy collecting different designs and styles.

During Cloth Nappy Week, events are organised to showcase the various types of cloth nappies available, from pre-folds to all-in-ones, and to demonstrate how they work. Workshops are also organised to teach parents how to use and care for their cloth nappies.

Overall, Cloth Nappy Week is an excellent opportunity for parents to learn more about cloth nappies and other reusable and perhaps give them a try and incorporate them into their lifestyle. 

Special Offers

Monday 24th - Sunday 30th April

Please note our special offers have now ended.

  • We have loaded some absolute bargains into our Bargain Bin again - be quick!
  • Try your first Baby Bare nappy for just £10 using the code MYFIRSTBARECUB at checkout. Applies on all full priced nappies (excluding night nappies, see below);
  • 25% off our already discounted nappy value packs. Our value packs are the perfect place to start with cloth nappies or the ideal gift for a new mum. Prices as marked;
  • 25% off night nappies. The softest nappy you will find, these keep your little ones dry and comfortable day or night. Prices as marked;
  • A free reusable gift on all orders over £20;
  • And, as always, free UK Shipping on all orders over £20.

Information & Support

Stay tuned to our blog and social media for loads of information throughout the week to to help you on your cloth nappy journey.

And, as always, if we can help you further in any way please email the team on


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How can you help

If you love our products, please leave us a review on the website, tell your friends and spread the word so we can get more cloth on bums and reduce the use of disposables on our precious planet.


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