Re: Hand washing, line drying
Flats and covers are the way to go. I have hand washed in the tub and flats were much easier than prefolds. Covers can be hand washed in the sink very easily. Diaper Rite smalls are perfect from birth and then padfolded when they get older so truly one size. Get some hemp doublers and maybe fleece liners and you are good to go. For full-time use I would do 3 dozen and maybe 8 covers. Thirsties Duo would work from birth and then Flips would fit about 12lbs and up.
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