What is baby burp cloth used for?
Burp Cloths are one of baby essentials used in cleaning up our babies. It is used to wipe our little ones since they have the tendency to spit up, usually when they are burped.
How many burp cloths do I need for a newborn?
Most baby registries feature four to six burp cloths, or an average of two packs. Our rule of thumb is to double that. Register for 10 to 12 cloths in various patterns or colors. The soft material is excellent for everything from gently wiping a wet chin after a feeding to sopping up drool.
How many layers of flannel do I need for a burp cloth?
You now have a folded flannel burp cloth with 4 layers of flannel in the middle 6″. Each 3″ side has two layers of fabric. Find the center of the folded burp cloth.
How long do you need burp cloths?
Typically you will need around 8 burp clothes and 14 bibs and they should be more than enough. I did laundry three times a week. If you travel frequently like I did back in the days before my other three boys were born, here’s a technique that might save you some headache.