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I was cleaning out my sewing area today and I came across some really nice flannel that I was going to make blankets out of but never did. As I was folding it up, I thought hmmm, I wonder if this would work as a diaper. Anyone tried this? Do you think it would be absorbant enough?
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I have a ton of flannel too that's just sitting there- I am going to make flats out of mine too. Here is a link to making flats!

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Sunflower Derrieres has flannel flats.

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Thanks, I'll give it a try!
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recieving blankets make great diapers in a pinch. I imagine that would be a great flat!

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