Our adult pre-folds are designed and manufactured by a leading maker of infant cloth diapers. The % cotton threads are woven in a twill weave pattern which makes the diaper extremely soft and much more comfortable than flannel or birdseye materials. The angel fold is one of the most popular diaper folds for both prefold and flat diapers. To do the angel fold, you lay the diaper on your changing surface, then fold just the front half into thirds. For this fold, you leave the back half lying flat. It’s called the angel fold because the flat back corners are referred to .
Tip from Karen: The diaper fold can be quick, sloppy and wrinkled and it will still catch the pee, so do not worry about fancy folding techniques. You do not need to know the names of folds. Getting the cotton in the cover somehow is enough. Here are some video tutorials to help you learn some of the various ways to use flat diapers. Usually rectangular prefold style diapers do not need to be folded. Occasionally when a prefold is a little too long or too wide a simple fold is necessary to deal with the excess fabric and obtain a more snug fit. Both of the diaper folding techniques below work equally well.