Pictures of Newborn Babies

Cloth diapering a newborn baby

New to cloth information and pictures of cloth diapers on a newborn baby.

New babies come in many different sizes. Small or Premature baby? We have just a few pictures here on our Preemie Page.

newborn baby in cloth diaper preemie Preemie purple edge Cloth-eez Prefolds with a Snappi Fastener

newborn diaper 6 pounds 5 ounces, 1 week old in a Cloth-eez Newborn Prefold.

5 weeks old 9.5 pounds in newborn prefold diaper pinned 5 weeks old, 9.5 pounds, 22.5 inches long in a pinned newborn Cloth-eez Newborn Prefold

Newborn baby with cord stump in Cloth-eez prefold diaper size newborn orange edges Newborn baby 6 pounds, 11 ounces in a white Cloth-eez Newborn Prefold with the front folded down, Snappi fastened.

newborn prefold new aplix duo 6 weeks old, 9 pounds

 cloth-eez diaper 7.5 pounds in a white Cloth-eez Newborn Prefold

newborn 7 pound baby 12 hours old 7 pounds, 12 hours old in a white Cloth-eez Newborn Prefold.

Workhorse diaper newborn on 5 pound baby Five and a half pounds in Workhorse size newborn.  

newborn in workhorse diaper 8 pounds 10 ounces, 7 days old in newborn Workhorse no-closure diaper with the front folded down, Snappi fastened.

newborn workhorse on baby 6 lb 15oz 6 pounds 15 ounces, 1 week old in newborn Workhorse no-closure diaper with the front folded down, Snappi fastened.

Twins in Workhorse  36 week twins here at 8 days old, weighing about 4 pounds 9 ounces each.

preemie baby 5 pounds 12 ounces in Thirsties cover 5 pounds 12 ounces in Thirsties Cover size Preemie/Newborn over a Cloth-eez Prefold size Newbie grey edge.


 newborn diaper cover for cord stump on a baby Cloth-eeez Wrap size Zero.  6 pounds 1 ounce, 5 days old.

thirsties duo size on fin on newborn baby About 3.5 weeks old in Thirsties Duo Wrap Snap size 1 snap over Newborn orange edge prefold diaper

workhorse small no closure 6 weeks old babythirsties snap cover on 6 week old baby 6 weeks old and a big 11 pounds in Workhorse No-closure size Small with a Thirsties Duo Snap size 1 over it at the medium rise snap setting. The Workhorse extra rise (length of the front of the diaper) could be folded down before fastening it with the Snappi if a shorter rise is preferred as in the newborn picture above this one but not folding it down works just fine already. Babies grow so quickly. Making sure the rise is up enough (like it is in this picture) makes the leg elastics snug up just right so it contains things very nicely. This ability to adjust the rise of the Workhorse No-Closure is what makes it so adjustable and what makes it possible to skip a size for some babies.


6 pounds 8 ounces:

6 lb 8 oz baby purple snappi Look how big the Large brown edge Cloth-eez Prefold looks. One-size does not really fit "all". Newborns are newborn-sized people.


newborn baby in diaper cover  Thirsties Duo Wrap snap size one 


There are many ways to diaper a newborn baby. Some favorites are Orange Edge Newborn Prefold Diaper either fastened with a Snappi Fastener or unfastened (just lay it in the cover), with a Thirsties Duo Wrap over it.

Below, this baby is 10 days old and weighs almost 7 1/2 pounds.

newborn prefold diaperOrange Edge Newborn Prefold Diaper


Be sure to read the New To Cloth page here. It lays out how much stuff you need and summarizes the whole setup.

This next baby is about 7 pounds 14 ounces:

newborn fitted diaper Lana Merino Wool size Small. All of the pictures below are this same baby in the green shirt, 7 pounds 14 ounces.

prefold newborn diaper Cloth-eez Prefold Diaper orange edge Newborn is under all of the covers shown below. Yellow edge is too big for her. This baby started out tiny; she has just outgrown her Preemie size prefolds and moved up to Newborn orange edge.


4 week old baby 4 weeks old, 9 pounds 8 ounces

10 pound newborn What if my baby is big? This 1 week old's birthweight was 9 pounds 10 ounces, 21 inches long. He's about 9 1/2 pounds in this picture. 

big newborn baby diaper13 days old and 9.5 pounds.

diaper new baby3 weeks old, 10 pounds, 22 inches long in Newborn orange edge Cloth-eez prefold

newborn baby diapers 24 days old, 8 lbs. 12 ounces in an orange edge newborn Prefold Diaper

workhorse diaper on newborn baby 6 days old, 7 pounds. Sleeping through a diaper change. A pinned Workhorse no-closure diaper under a Thirsties Duo snap size one.

Thirsties duo stripe diaper cover over newborn prefold diaperThirsties Duo size one over a snappi fastened newborn prefold, 3 days old, about 6 pounds 14 ounces in the picture, birthweight 7 pounds 5 ounces.

disana newborn fitted diaperDisana Organic Knit Wool pull-on size newborn. Soft and comfy-cozy. It's hard to choose my favorite, but if I had to pick, I think I'd pick this one.

2 week old baby8 pounds, 6 ounces, 2 weeks old.

baby in small prefold diaper Very soon baby will be in size small. Enjoy your babymoon.


 A 3 month old gazing into her mommy's eyes = love

Autocorrect likes to change Cloth-eez to Cloth-Rex. Go to Cloth-eez brand cloth diapers.