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#1 of 5 Old 09-21-2008, 12:37 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hello! I am new to making cloth diapers, and have appreciated all the posts on this forum!! My question is, when making fitteds, what type of thread is best? My fabric is 100% cotton, should the thread be 100% cotton, too, or 100% polyester, or a mix?
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I been using a mix of both for fitteds

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For *Fitteds* cotton or polyester work equally well. For AIOs, pockets and covers you want to use polyester. Personally I just don't use cotton thread at all because invariably I would get the cotton and poly mixed up and wind up using the cotton on something that needed to be waterproof.
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Thank you for your help!!
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Same as jessielove-I just stick to 100% polyester all the time =) Makes it easier.

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