Muslin Squares – White Mamas and papas . Pack of five Muslin Squares
– Each measures 50cm x 50cm
– Made from 100% Cotton – The cotton has a soft texture that is especially gentle and kind to young babies
Burping your baby is the most well known use for muslin cloths; simply drape the cloth over your shoulder while you burp your baby and your clothes won’t get dribbled on. Babies dribble and posset when they eat a lot more than you might expect so always have a muslin cloth nearby when you’re feeding your baby.
What are muslin squares used for?
A muslin square is a small cloth used when you breastfeed or bottle feed a baby to wipe milk away from their mouths and clean up sick. It is also used during winding, usually over the shoulder when baby is held up against you in a hug position and having it’s back rubbed, protecting your clothing from sick.
How many muslins will I need?
Mothercare suggests you buy 20, Mumsnet says 12, The White Company says 6, some mums say 7. One for each day of the week.
Why is muslin used for babies?
Unlike other materials which can trap a baby’s body heat and prohibit movement, muslin is an incredibly soft and breathable fabric. It’s freely woven, allowing heat to escape and fresh air to enter so your baby can be comfortable and calm. Mimics the womb.