How to sew diapers to the newborn

How to sew diapers to the newborn

The birth of the kid is the happiest moment in life of parents. And preparation for this event is followed by pleasant efforts. For example, such as acquisition of diapers for the newborn. At present abundance of fabrics on sale, diapers for the kid can be sewed independently.

It is required to you

  • - fabric (calico, flannel);
  • - threads in tone;
  • - centimetric tape;
  • - scissors;
  • - sewing machine (overlok)


1. For children's diapers choose natural cotton fabrics soft to the touch (calico for thin diapers, a flannel for warm). Now on sale there is big offer of various coloring of fabric. It is possible to choose fabrics in pink tones for girls, with maiden drawings. The corresponding images on fabric can be selected also for boys. Such universal drawings as toys and animals, will suit any kids. Pick up fabric at the rate of width of fabric of 80-90 centimeters. Calculate length depending on the required quantity of diapers at the rate of 110-120 centimeters on everyone.

2. For fabric shrinkage avoidance already in ready diapers before direct cutting of diapers wash fabric. After it dries, iron from two parties the hot iron.

3. Put fabric in several layers of the size of a diaper (110-120 centimeters). Cut on the put edges. It is better not to cut some print fabrics, and to divide sharp breakthrough on cross threads, previously having made an incision scissors a fabric edge.

4. If there is an opportunity, then process side edges of diapers on an overloka. It is possible to stitch bright strings of contrast colors. On the sewing machine stitch side cuts of diapers a seam to a vpodgibk. If you are not sure that you will be able to stitch a seam on the machine at once, then previously stitch it on hands. Then on bastings stitch on the machine. Tie the ends of threads small knots and cut off.

5. Stretch ready diapers in hot water children's powder (for example, ""Big-eared Nian""). After they dry, iron from two parties the hot iron. Put them an accurate pile. Diapers for the kid are ready.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team