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Originally Posted by JLav
I just started using FOE and I really like that too. I haven't tried it on anything other than single layer PUL covers, but it's easy to use and soft. The only thing I don't like about it is that if any of your diapers have Aplix the FOE will look like crap after 1 wash. I might end up switching to lycra or poly tricot binding since it doesn't pill as bad.
Originally Posted by boscopup
I have some navy PUL here, so I need to make another cover. I was thinking of maybe cutting extra pieces of PUL that would be sewn into the FOE along with the main body piece, and would just stretch out to the snap area. Like across the front, it would start at the top of the front and come down just below the snaps, then on the tabs I'd have a piece at the end that again is held in by the FOE but only stretches out to just past the snaps.
Originally Posted by boscopup
That's a good point. The pilling can be awful. According to OSDS's website, the 5/8" they have won't pill even when washed with aplix, but I haven't tried it yet. I've only used 1", since that's really easy to sew.
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