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Paddypants nappy and cover patterns were designed by me (Rachelle) when I looked at cloth nappies and decided I couldn't afford to outfit the boys in bought ones. I drafted a pattern and after several changes this is what I used. The nappy pattern can be used with either snaps or velcro and can be changed to a fitted pattern by removing the back elastic casing. It has worked well for both my boys; one a bit chunky when younger and the other skinny with no bum. The cover works well over the fitted, being a different shape from the nappy it gives good coverage and is designed to be made with snaps and FOE. If you wanted to use velcro I'd recommend extending the wings. It's a side-snap style whereas the nappy is front-fastening. Please post any feedback on the forum, and feel free to contact me with any questions on "" The pattern as usual is for personal use only, no making for sale without written permission from myself.

PaddyPants Large Nappy .pdf file

PaddyPants Large Cover .pdf file

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Please be aware these patterns are for home use only, and cannot be used for reselling either the pattern or the finished product. If you wish to tell other people about these patterns, please point them to this page, do not save the PDF files to your own webserver and redistribute them from there.

For reviews on these patterns and other available patterns please visit the pattern reviews on the forum. If you've made one of these patterns we would love your feedback on sizings etc.

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