2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winners

By April Duffy •  Updated: 07/02/24 •  6 min read

Voting for this the first ever Cloth Diaper Community Choice Awards was fierce and the winners were chosen!

Below are the winners by category. For more information on how the categories, nominees, and winners were chosen, visit the Cloth Diaper Community Choice Awards page here.

Best Cloth Diaper Brand

Winner = Lil Helper Cloth Diapers

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Lil Helper Cloth Diapers

Lil Helper was voted Best Cloth Diaper Brand by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Beginning over a decade ago, Lil Helper was started as a cloth diaper company but has since expanded to offer many more baby products like bibs, menstrual products, and crib sheets to name just a few. 

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Here were the other quality brand nominees*:

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What is The Best Cloth Diaper Brand in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember there were A LOT of votes, so even if a brand received a lower percentage, that doesn’t mean a lot of community members didn’t vote for them, loving what they do.

Best Cloth Diaper Retailer

Winner = My Sweet Pickles

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
My Sweet Pickles

My Sweet Pickles was voted Best Cloth Diaper Retailer by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023.

My Sweet Pickles is run by Melissa, a mother in Minnesota, USA. In addition to cloth diapers, you'll also find a full line of baby care items, baby carriers, natural baby gifts, and products for the whole family at My Sweet Pickles.

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Here were the other great retailers that were nominated*:

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What is The Best Cloth Diaper Retailer in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember that A LOT of votes were cast, so even if a retailer received a lower percentage, that doesn’t mean a lot of community members didn’t vote for them, loving what they do.

Best All-in-One Cloth Diaper

Winners (Tie Results) = Blueberry Organic Cotton Simplex Diapers and Smart Bottoms Smart One 3.1

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Blueberry Organic Cotton Simplex One Size Diapers

Blueberry's Organic Cotton Simplex diaper was voted Best All-in-One Cloth Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 


2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Smart Bottoms Smart One 3.1 Cloth Diaper

Smart Bottoms' Smart One 3.1 Cloth Diaper was voted Best All-in-One Cloth Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other great diapers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best All-in-One Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember A LOT of votes were collected. Even if a diaper received a lower percentage, that doesn’t mean they a lot of community members didn’t vote for them, loving them on their babies.

Best Pocket Cloth Diaper

Winner = Thirsties Natural One-Size Pocket Diaper

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Thirsties Natural One Size Pocket Diaper

Thirstie's Natural One-Size Pocket Diaper was voted Best Pocket Cloth Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here’s the list of other great pocket diapers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Pocket Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember A LOT of votes were collected. Even if a diaper received a lower percentage of votes, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t show up and vote for them, loving them on their babies.

Best Fitted Cloth Diaper

Winner = Green Mountain Diapers (GMD) Cloth-Eez Workhorse Fitted Diapers

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Green Mountain Diapers Cloth-eez Workhorse Fitted Diapers

GMD's Cloth-eez Workhorse Fitted Diapers were voted Best Fitted Cloth Diapers by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other great fitted diapers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Fitted Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Please remember that A LOT of votes were collected. Even if a diaper received a lower percentage of votes, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t vote for them, loving them on their babies.

Best Prefold Cloth Diapers

Winner = Green Mountain Diapers (GMD) Cloth-Eez Prefold Cloth Diapers

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Green Mountain Diapers Cloth-eez Prefold Diapers

GMD's Cloth-eez Prefold Diapers were voted Best Prefold Cloth Diapers by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other great prefold diapers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Prefold Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Please remember that A LOT of votes were collected. It doesn’t mean that many community members didn’t vote for a diaper, even if it got a lower percentage of votes.

Best Flat, Stretchy Flat, or Preflat Cloth Diaper

Winner = Happy BeeHinds The PreFlat Diapers

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
The PreFlat by Happy BeeHinds

Happy BeeHinds' The PreFlat cloth diaper was voted Best Flat, Stretchy Flat, or Preflat Diapers Cloth Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other great flat, stretchy flat, or preflat diapers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Flat, Stretchy Flat, or Preflat Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

It’s important to remember that A LOT of votes were collected. It doesn’t mean that many community members didn’t vote for a diaper, even if it got a lower percentage of votes.

Best Overnight Cloth Diaper

Winner = Thirsties Natural Fitted

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Thirsties Natural One-Size Fitted

Thirstie's Natural One-Size Fitted Diaper was voted Best Overnight Cloth Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

It's important to note that this diaper must be layered underneath a diaper cover as it does not have a waterproof layer.

Here are the other great overnight diapers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Overnight Cloth Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

Please remember that A LOT of votes were collected. If a diaper got a lower percentage of votes, it doesn’t mean the community didn’t love it and cast their votes in support.

Best Diaper Covers

Winner = Thirsties Duo Wraps

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Thirsties Duo Wrap Diaper Cover

Thirstie's DUO Wrap was voted Best Cloth Diaper Cover by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other great diaper covers that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Diaper Covers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

Please remember that A LOT of votes were collected. Despite a lower percentage, a diaper may still have been voted for by many in the community, who love it.

Best Cloth Diaper Inserts

Winner = Thirsties Hemp Inserts

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Thirsties Hemp Inserts

Thirstie's Hemp Cloth Diaper Inserts was voted Best Cloth Diaper Insert by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other great diaper inserts that were nominated*:

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What are The Best Diaper Inserts in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember that A LOT of votes were cast, so even if an insert received a lower percentage, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t vote for them, loving what they do.

Best Reusable Swim Diaper

Winner = Smart Bottoms Swim Diaper

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Smart Bottoms Swim Diaper

Smart Bottoms' Swim Diaper was voted Best Reusable Swim Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other stellar swim diapers that received nominations*:

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What are the Best Swim Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember that A LOT of votes were cast, so even if a swim diaper received a lower percentage of votes, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t support them, loving them at the pool.

Best Bargain Cloth Diapers

Winner = ALVABABY Pocket Diapers

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
ALVABABY Pocket Diaper

ALVABABY's Pocket Cloth Diaper was voted Best Bargain Cloth Diaper by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

Here are the other stellar cloth diapers that were nominated by the community*:

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What are the Best Bargain Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Keep in mind that a LOT of votes were cast, so even if one cloth diaper got a smaller percentage of votes, it doesn’t mean other community members didn’t support it.

Best Cloth Diaper Detergent

Winner = Tide Original

2024 & 2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Tide Liquid Laundry Detergent, Original
$25.04

Tide Original was voted Best Cloth Diaper Detergent by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023 and 2024!

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Here are the other stellar detergents that were nominated by the community*:

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What is the Best Detergent for Cloth Diapers in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember that A LOT of votes were cast, so even if a detergent received a lower percentage of votes, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t support it with their votes.

Best Stain Remover

Winner = Shout Laundry Stain Remover Spray

2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Shout Laundry Stain Remover Trigger Spray
$15.29

Shout Stain Remover was voted Best Stain Remover by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2023. 

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07/10/2024 12:02 am GMT

Here are the other stellar stain removers that were nominated by the community*:

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What is the Best Stain Remover in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember that A LOT of votes were cast, so even if a product received a lower percentage of votes, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t support it with their votes.

Best Diaper Pail

Winner = Dekor Plus Hands-Free Diaper Pail

2024 & 2023 Cloth Diaper Community Choice Award Winner
Dekor Plus Hands-Free Diaper Pail
$49.95

The Dekor Plus Diaper Pail (with the Diaper Dekor Reusable Pail Liners) was voted Best Cloth Diaper Pail by the Cloth Diapers for Beginners community in 2024 and 2023!

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07/23/2024 07:41 pm GMT

Here are the other stellar storage solutions nominated*:

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What is the Best Diaper Pail in Your Experience:
Voting Ends February 9, 2023 12:00 am

*Remember that A LOT of votes were cast, so even if a product received a lower percentage of votes, that doesn’t mean many community members didn’t support it by voting for it.

April Duffy

April is the founder of Cloth Diapers for Beginners and author of The Cloth Diaper Wash & Care Handbook. Since 2015, April has helped well over 75,000 parents and caregivers cloth diaper their children through this website, her book, her YouTube Channel, and the Cloth Diapers for Beginners Facebook Group.