Review by: Marissa on Jan, 28, 2016
This is my favorite cover to use with a newborn! I love the simplicity and functionality of this cover. I have used the xsmall and small cover with flats, fitteds and prefolds and it works great all around. The only complaint I have is the velcro on my 3 oldest small covers is much better quality than my newest covers, even though, in theory, the new ones should be better (less use)! Did Thirsties change manufacturers?
Review by: Torah on Oct, 09, 2015
I loved Thirsties covers; it is the only brand I used. My only complaint though is that the sizing is not accurate. the instruction tag says that it would fit babies up to 18 lbs, but they started to be difficult to fit securely over the diaper by the time my baby hit 14 lbs !
Review by: Jessica Funderburk on Jul, 23, 2015
We absolutely loved our sized covers. The colors were beautiful and it was wide enough to hold even our more bulky prefolds, but still trim. If I had to do it over, I would probably choose the snap version. The hook & loop stained easily and was irreversible. However, that could be chalked up to user error. We did love them and would use them again!
Review by: Laura on Jun, 24, 2015
We bought several covers that were supposed to fit babies up to 18 lbs, but they started to be difficult to fit securely over the diaper by the time he hit 14 lbs, and now that he's up to 15 lbs, they're almost unusable. I know babies come in different proportions, and so weight-based sizing is necessarily inexact, but 14 lbs vs. 18 lbs is a big difference--especially since our baby isn't noticeably large in the hips/stomach relative to his weight. The covers are very cute, but I would never have spent so much money if I'd realized we'd only get a few weeks of comfortable use out of them.
Review by: Ali on Apr, 22, 2015
I am so excited to find that you can still order these off thirstie. I absolutely love your original diaper cover! I've been using it for 4months now and even my husband loves it. He was hesitant about cloth diapering especially ones with snaps(one size). But when I oredereed these used off another site and also ordered a different brand with snaps thinking hubby could try both and see which he liked. He chooses these every time and hasn't regreted that we clothe diaper once. The Velcro is still strong. Although we forget to close it before washing so they do get caught on each other in the washer which is our fault. By far this is the best product out their. It may be old and not hip but original is always best!!
Review by: Meredith BT on Feb, 17, 2015
We used several covers over prefolds when my daughter was a newborn. Thirsties covers were my husbands favorite, hands-down. They are easy to use with a tiny squirmy newborn (and newbie parents), fit really well and we didn't have leaks.
Review by: alizabeth erwin on Feb, 16, 2015
MY FAVORITE COVER. Seriously. I recommend Thirsties to everyone interested in cloth!
Review by: Ashley McLeod on Feb, 05, 2015
These are so much better with the improved hook and loop! I have some of the new ones and the old style, with the smaller closure. This new kind never gets hung in the wash or comes undone on its own! Great cover for over fitted diapers, allows for the extra bulk.
Review by: Amy Hall on Feb, 05, 2015
I like the fit of these but I would not choose hook and loop again. The inside of the cover constantly catches on the tabs snagging it. It'll end up with a hole eventually
Review by: Ginger on Feb, 04, 2015
These were my go to covers with my first diaper. We used a local cloth diaper company that supplied us with prefolds, but we bought and owned all of our own covers. I loved that Thirsties fit my daughter so well and that the covers lasted for 2 years! I plan on using the same ones for baby #2!
Review by: Dani on Feb, 04, 2015
These are our one of our top two diaper covers! We recommend these to all of our friends who consider cloth diapers for their little ones, they are so simple!
Review by: Kara on Jan, 30, 2015
We use these most nights over fitteds. Velcro has lasted quite a while without wear and tear. The fit works well for this combo but might be a bit baggies over thinner diapers. Most importantly, we don't have leaks ever even with a very squirmy sleeper.
Review by: Alicia on Jan, 29, 2015
i have five of these covers and am absolutely obsessed, we use them for my son with cotton prefolds and it keeps him Nice and dry all night!!!!!
Review by: Carol Nicolet on Jan, 27, 2015
I got a few of the XS covers to use (with cotton prefolds) on my son when he was an itty-bitty newborn (just over 6 pounds). They did a good job covering the bulky prefolds. The ones I purchased were used, but they held up pretty well other than a little bit of wicking around the laundry tabs, which could have been due to them being used, and could have been resolved with newer versions (I got them in 2011). I loved that I could rinse them out, hang them over the bathtub shower curtain, and they'd be dry and ready to use in a few hours. I'm hoping to try more Thirsties products when my rainbow baby is born in May <3
Review by: Sara on Jan, 24, 2015
We used both an XS and S cover when our daughter was a newborn. The extra small fit perfectly when we first put in her in cloth at a week old (7.5 lbs). The small cover fit soon after and we used it until she was 17ish lbs. These were great to use with prefolds and workhorse newborns!
Review by: Amanda Collins on Oct, 06, 2014
I have been using cloth for about a year between my two daughters. I previously bought Charlie Banana, BumGenius, and Alva. My second daughter is big and I needed something that would fit her legs. Someone recommended Thirsties. I'm very happy and wish I had bought more earlier. My husband and me love the hook and loop so much better than the snaps. If you have a larger baby try this product. So much easier then the all in one and stuffing inserts.
Review by: Marylynne leoncavallo on Jun, 04, 2014
Great diaper covers
Review by: Tamara on May, 30, 2014
I can't say enough about these covers or Thirsties as a company! We have 24 covers in medium and large and love them. They work amazingly and are so cute. Thank you Thirsties for making such great products!
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|Size||Weight Range||Age Range|
|newborn-preemie||4-10 lbs (2-4.5 kg)||0-1 month|
|x-small||6-12 lbs (3-5.5 kg)||0-3 months|
|small||12-18 lbs (5.5-8 kg)||3-9 months|
|medium||18-28 lbs (8-12.5 kg)||9-30 months|
|large||28-40 lbs (12.5-18 kg)||30-42 months|
100% polyester with waterproof TPU laminate
Before use: Wash once using a cloth diaper safe detergent.
At every wash cycle:
-Prewash on warm
-Wash on hot
-Add another rinse on warm.
-Hang dry or dry in the dryer on low.
Use enough water to cover the diapering items and allow them to agitate.
Please avoid the following:
Sanitize or Whites cycles on HE machines
High heat in the dryer
These practices and/or additives can void the warranty on your Thirsties products. A 15 minute cycle on hot in the dryer once a month is beneficial to lamination, and will not void your warranty. You may use high heat on inserts.
Please find our complete care instructions in our Customer Center -> Care and Use.
Thirsties offers a very popular diaper cover to families looking for a super cute yet effective waterproof cover. Thirsties Diaper Covers are completely waterproof yet remain breathable, pliable, and very comfortable for your baby's delicate skin. The leg gussets add advanced leak-proof protection and bindings are super soft against your baby’s skin.
The generous cut of the covers presents a superior waterproof exterior on any type of flat, prefolded, or fitted cloth diaper. The cover’s roomy fit is ideal for chunky babies, over bulkier diapers, and nighttime systems. Newborn/preemie and x-small sizes feature an umbilical cut out for your newborn's comfort.
Both hook & loop and snap closures are available on Thirsties Diaper Cover. While many families prefer hook & loop closures because of the simple, secure fit they provide, snap closures do have a few advantages of their own. They are pretty much indestructible and are more unyielding than our hook-and-loop closures, making them more challenging to unfasten for a toddler who prefers to go naked.
Want to get away with fewer diaper covers in rotation? The TPU laminate that lines the inside of the soft polyester can be wiped clean between uses, then wash when thoroughly soiled. We suggest one cover for every 3-4 diapers in rotation (excluding diapers with waterproof exteriors).
- Available with new stronger and more durable hook & loop or snap closure
- Pliable, breathable ultra-comfortable waterproof fabric
- The generous cut of the covers presents a superior waterproof exterior on any type of flat, prefolded, or fitted cloth diaper
- Wipe cover clean between diaper changes
- Leg gussets for advanced leak protection
- Newborn/preemie, x-small, small, medium, and large sizes offer specialized fit
- Newborn/preemie and x-small sizes feature umbilical cord cut out