Did you know we offer bumGenius Refresher kits to help you get a little extra life out of your cloth diaper investment? If you or someone you know has some basic sewing skills, for just $1 you can replace the elastic and hook & loop tabs for your beloved bumGenius cloth diapers. Each bumGenius refresher kit includes three new pieces of elastic (back elastic and two legs), new tab closures and new laundry tabs. Each kit also includes instructions for sewing your diaper refresh kits into your bumGenius cloth diapers. The tools you will need to provide
Only two days remain to get your entry in for our Cotton Babies Britax Virtual Stroller Parade. You may have seen the photos we’ve posted from our in-store stroller parade last weekend, so now is your chance to play along! To participate in the Cotton Babies Virtual Stroller Parade, create your own stroller float, take some photos and submit up to 3 photos to our special Cotton Babies Stroller Parade Flickr album. You can use a Yahoo or Google account to log into Flickr or create a Flickr account for yourself, but no worries, it’s free and just takes
We are often asked to clarify the differences between these three cloth diaper accessories: diaper doublers, stay dry liners and stay dry doublers. Diaper Doublers (AKA Newborn Insert): These are the smaller insert that comes with your bumGenius 4.0 cloth diapers. This smaller insert is less absorbent than a standard bumGenius insert, but is ideal for newborns because it creates a trimmer fit for those early days. Once your little one needs the standard insert, these are great to add to your pockets for nap-time or overnight when extra absorbency is needed. Keep in mind: these DO NOT have a
We have posted an album on the bumGenius Facebook page of the prints we are considering for the next round of the bumGenius Artist Series. These are all prints designed by artists, created independently and submitted to our Marketing department. To help us better understand what our fans think, we’ve created a Question on our Wall so you can tell us! After answering that question, please click the “like” icon under the diapers that you would buy for sure! Thanks for your help!
One of our customers’ favorite sales is back for a limited time. From now through August 31, 2011* you can buy 5 bumGenius 4.0 cloth diapers in solid colors or Artist Series and get 1 of equal or lesser value FREE! To redeem this great offer, be sure to use this special sale page. *Offer good from July 29, 2011 through August 31, 2011 or while supplies last.
Maybe you’ve already heard about the Cotton Babies Britax Stroller Parade event coming to Cotton Babies stores this weekend. Don’t live near a Cotton Babies store? Don’t worry! We have a Britax B-Agile reserved for a special online version of the stroller parade! For our local store customers: We are welcoming the newest stroller in the Britax line, the B-Agile, to the Cotton Babies store at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2011. Of course we like to celebrate in style, so why not have a parade! Come out to our stores to get a peek at the brand new Britax
It’s been a little over 4 months since we launched our Change 3 Things campaign. In that time, Change 3 Things participants have changed more than 3,250,000 cloth diapers. That’s more than 3 million diapers that are not going into landfills! This means that together, participants have prevented waste equivalent to more than 1,895 babies wearing disposable diapers for a year. That is an amazing amount of impact in local landfills by parents who commit to change at least 3 cloth diapers a day. We want to spread the word about Change 3 Things, so for today’s giveaway, share
“Natural parenting company seeks on-going relationship with skilled writers with experience in parenthood, sleep deprivation, dealing with toddler tantrums and the joys of potty training. Cotton Babies appreciates fresh content, great grammar and punctuation, deadlines, a humorous and authentic approach to life with a young child, long walks on the beach and great caffeinated beverages. If this is you, please read more below…” Seriously though, we are looking for a few new writers or bloggers to join our team. We would like to have some fresh voices for some of our regular features like Real Mom Talk, Cloth 101/201 and
In the last six weeks, I’ve had about 10 women share with me that they are expecting a new member of their family. It’s always fun and amazing to see how a family’s personality shows with how they choose to announce a pregnancy. With modern technology and social media, there are even more ways to express your joy about your new arrival. For today’s real mom talk, it’s your turn to share your story. How did you tell your family and friends about your pregnancy? Did you shout to the world all at the same time or tell a few
Here at Cotton Babies, we love a practical item. Add a bit of beauty to it and we are SOLD! We just love our bumGenius BabyLegs that coordinate with some of your favorite bumGenius and Flip colors. We agree with Kelsie, a Cotton Babies customer who said: These are so cute and can be worn all year. They help keep socks on, and protect baby from carpet burn and sunburn. I would definitely recommend these. We also love to give them away, so today’s prize packs will include your choice of a bumGenius 4.0 cloth diaper and one pair of