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Old 08-24-2006, 09:20 PM   #1
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Pre Folds and covers

When using PF's under covers, like BSWW's, do you have to still pin or snappi them?
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Old 08-24-2006, 09:21 PM   #2
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I do, I think it makes them trimmer.
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Old 08-24-2006, 09:27 PM   #3
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Re: Pre Folds and covers

You dont have to, but I do. The bsww fits funny imo if you just trifold, it makes it like baggy on the sides. But with it snappied(or pinned) they fit great. jmo, nak
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Some covers are made so you can just fold the diaper up and lay it in. Some have a roomier fit and will not work quite as well.
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I prefer to pin mine before I put the cover on.
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Re: Pre Folds and covers

With a snug fitting wrap, you don't have to. You can fold and lay in the cover. HOWEVER, be prepared to get poo on the cover more often because you don't have that secured. I'm really getting good with my snappi. The only time I get poo on the cover is if she's saved it all up or if I didn't know she went poo and it seeped through the pf. But she's still 100% BFed. So if you have more covers, then I'd say go for it. We only have a few, so we snappi.
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Old 08-25-2006, 06:36 AM   #7
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I use bsww and pretty much always trifold around the house. However, if we're going out I snappi because it is trimmer and her pants look better. I like trifold because it is a ton more absorbent so if I snappi I have to check her more often.
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Old 08-25-2006, 07:04 AM   #8
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I always snappi'd because I thought it was trimmer - but man, those Bumkins look great! I'll have to check those out...
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Old 08-25-2006, 12:30 PM   #9
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i snappi my pfs cause its too bulky between my dds skinny little legs if i don't. I do trifold the blue microfiber towels and put a CB staydry doubler on top of it and its super trim and works AWESOME not to mention a UBER CHEAP way to diaper oh and i use proraps they work great for us
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