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Cloth Diaper AnyDay! :: Zookaboo Diaper Cover Review

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I know, I am usually all about the Friday’s with cloth diaper posts but… well, you know motherhood… so it’s Tuesday! When I told my son that I was late with my cloth diaper post, he went like this:

Shocking, I know… anyway, on to the post!

Zookaboo (formerly Zookies Crafts) is owned by Michelle Zook, who lovingly hand makes all her items in the U.S. of A! She is also sponsoring a $20 gift card in the New Baby, New Fluff Giveaway hop beginning tomorrow!

I think having diaper covers in your stash is a must! They are useful for fitteds and inserts. Prefolds and flats. You can fold your prefold and flat into fancy origami shapes and pin/snappi it, or just fold into a pad that lays inside the insert (my favorite way because it’s so easy!).

While I’m pretty diverse in my cloth diaper stash, I am always happy to add another cover because it seems I’m forever running out! Especially with TWO boys still using diapers.

Zookaboo’s diaper covers come in “Ready to Ship” and “Custom” where you can request sizes or a one-size, snaps or hook/loop, and fabric/print!

I thought these bicycles were so cute and little boyish!! Plus the black fold over elastic trim is striking!

The inner layer of this cover is PUL with a 100% cotton outer. Alone it can even be used as a swim diaper!

The double row of snaps gives you four waist settings. The one-size cover (10-35 lbs) also has four rise settings (3 snaps and then fully opened). The rise setting snaps are two snaps wide, which sometimes left a little gap on the sides where the elastic folded up, however I did not see any leakage happening as a result, so that was great!

I really liked how the cover fit over anything – even my Heavy Doody fitted diaper that was double stuffed for bedtime (yes, I was brave and finally tested a COVER only overnight!! I usually do pockets only!). No leaks at night, although the cover felt a smidge damp – I’d say for a cotton outer diaper cover that is good for nearly twelve hours of use!!

If all Zookaboo made were diaper covers, the selection of prints alone would be impressive: zebras, watermelons, whales, cows, gorillas, guitar picks… I have never seen so many whimsical prints in one shop! But Zookies also has bibs, wet bags, cloth wipes, loveys and blankets, cloth toys, and children’s clothing (some with matching diaper covers!)! Wow!

How many of you love diaper covers in your stash? (Raise your hand!). 

Stay tuned for tomorrow’s giveaway featuring Zookaboo!

Thanks to Zookaboo for sending a diaper to review and offering a giveaway prize. All opinions are 100% my own!

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Jessica A.March 19, 2013 - 5:59 pm

Love the covers! These are so cute and look like they would be easy to use!

NIKKI PMarch 19, 2013 - 5:12 pm

I love all the different prints

AprilMarch 19, 2013 - 4:03 am

The double cross over snaps would be perfect for my son!

EmilyMarch 18, 2013 - 11:50 pm

Love the bicycle print! And that you can use the cover as a swim diaper is perfect

Judith MartinezMarch 18, 2013 - 5:47 pm

She does have an amazing variety of prints! I won a set of her wipes a few months ago and was overwhelmed with the task of choosing prints for them! I need some more covers in my stash! The ones I have are sized and are still to big for my skinny little baby!

Bonnie RMarch 18, 2013 - 3:30 pm

that cover is so cute i would love to add one to my stash

Darian LongMarch 18, 2013 - 2:03 pm

Love all the different print and covers! Too cute!

HollyMarch 18, 2013 - 8:58 am

I pretty much only use covers.I’m attempting to branch out though.

Laura PMarch 17, 2013 - 7:48 pm

Love this! Super cute print! Thanks for the review!

Melissa G.March 17, 2013 - 1:05 pm

Great Prints! They also look like they’d fit well, even on my chunky monkey!

Mary DMarch 16, 2013 - 4:39 pm

I follow them on fb and am always impressed with the cute fabrics and combos she comes up with.

Stephanie OMarch 16, 2013 - 10:56 am

The prints are cute.

Joanne GregoryMarch 13, 2013 - 8:35 pm

I love all the variations you can arrange with diapering and all the cute prints!

Laura PMarch 13, 2013 - 2:02 pm

Love all the cute prints and the double row of snaps!

AmandaMarch 12, 2013 - 5:08 pm

I love using covers and prefolds.

JessieMarch 12, 2013 - 2:26 pm

Love the print!! And your review made me not so nervous about using diaper covers- overnight!

Darlene YsaguirreMarch 12, 2013 - 12:34 pm

Love the bicycle theme.Love that it can be used as a swim diaper also

Bekah KuczenskiMarch 12, 2013 - 5:34 am

Your baby is too cute and so are these covers! I love diaper covers! Every cloth diapering mama needs covers in their stash :)

pollyMarch 12, 2013 - 1:18 am

love they have a double row of snaps…the pic is darling!

reganMarch 11, 2013 - 2:39 pm

I didn’t realize she changed her name. I absolutely love the print you chose. I have one of these covers and really like it

Andrew L.March 11, 2013 - 12:52 am

That looks like it fits really nice, not too bulky which is the problem we keep running into with covers.

Charlotte RMarch 10, 2013 - 10:07 pm

I love the bicycle print!

Catherine BWMarch 9, 2013 - 7:44 pm

Cute covers, love the bicycles!

LianneMarch 9, 2013 - 7:44 pm

That print is so adorable!

Sarah GilbertMarch 8, 2013 - 2:31 pm

I LOVE covers and inserts!

RachelMarch 7, 2013 - 8:59 pm

I’m SLOWLY building a stash to use with my first child and I don’t have any covers yet, so winning would be great!

Linda RMarch 7, 2013 - 6:09 pm

I really like the cute prints that they have.

ginger g.March 7, 2013 - 11:34 am

Cute pics : ) They do have great prints, and I don’t have a single cover in my stash yet!

Geri FinkMarch 7, 2013 - 11:01 am

I have one of her covers in Gorrilla print. I LOVE this bike one.

Ashley ParksMarch 7, 2013 - 10:27 am

Love all the prints (but, especially the bicycle one you reviewed)!! I love that you can choose one-size, snaps or hook/loop, and fabric/print)!

Sarah HayesMarch 6, 2013 - 11:26 pm

super cute! I only have about 5 covers in my stash. theyre nice for taking out so you dont have to pack as much in the diaper bag. I really like this one!

Ashley SuzanneMarch 6, 2013 - 8:23 pm

Super cute and I love their diaper covers!
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Amanda AlvaradoMarch 6, 2013 - 7:02 pm

I love all the cute prints she has! When did she change her name though?!?! I swear just last week she was still Zookies Crafts! LOL

Hannah AveryMarch 6, 2013 - 4:52 pm

Yes, I love diaper covers. Right now I am using them and prefolds about 3/4 of the time for my 6 week old little girl! I have even had to use them over newborn disposables, that just did not contain a poop explosion.

Anitha S RaghavanMarch 6, 2013 - 4:32 pm

I Like the diaper cover prints.

MeganMarch 6, 2013 - 4:04 pm

I like that they can be used with bulky fitteds!

Sarah JaneMarch 6, 2013 - 3:15 pm

I love her covers. Did she change her shop name from ZookiesCrafts to Zookaboo??
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Beth ReesMarch 6, 2013 - 3:08 pm

I have worked with her before and her covers are amazing! I love the beautiful prints and she has some great sales too! I love the four waist settings

CharityMarch 6, 2013 - 1:47 pm

I love the bicycle design!
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Trisha W.March 6, 2013 - 11:36 am

I always love seeing Michelle’s posts in my FB feed. She makes such fun items. I can’t believe E is sitting so well. Adorable!

Anne PerryMarch 6, 2013 - 10:53 am

I love covers for pre-folds and fitteds

Colleen MaurinaMarch 6, 2013 - 10:26 am

We use a lot of diaper covers but have not tried this one. I like that these come in sized or one size. By the way, you’re little guy is so cute!

adina OtherMarch 6, 2013 - 9:08 am

I don’t have any covers, only pockets, Id love to try some tho

VivianMarch 6, 2013 - 7:14 am

I like the diaper cover prints!

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