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Quality Cotton Terry Squares by WhiteBots

White Bots Terry Squares make an excellent value and versatile cloth nappy system. They are made in two sizes. They are more absorbent and superior quality to the thin cotton terry squares you will find on the high street. These are lovely and fluffy and a beautiful bright white.

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Our Price:  £2.25

Brand:  Bright Bots
Drying Speed:  Super Fast
Containment:  Good - if fastened
Absorbency:  High
Looks:  Bulky
Change Speed:  Slow - Average
Ease of Use:  Fiddly but quickly learnt
Length:  Variable
Fastening:  Nappi Nippas/pad folded
Requires a Wrap?  Yes

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White Bots Terry Squares make an excellent value and versatile cloth nappy system.  These are more absorbent and superior quality to the thin cotton terry squares you will find on the high street.  These are lovely and fluffy and a beautiful bright white.

They are bulkier than our bamboo terry squares but they still make excellent nappies which have been used for generations. They come in traditional white and are available in 2 sizes.

Which size should I buy?
60cm - This is the main size that most people will use. It fits birth to potty for the vast majority of children 7-35lbs.
70cm - Large toddler to adult size. For Adults it should be pad folded.
 
The Motherease Air Flow wrap is the best choice over terries, but if you are planning to pad fold your terries either occasionally or full time, you will need a gussetted velcro wrap like the Motherease Rikki. The  blueberry and Flip wraps can also be used.

We sell Nappi Nippas for use with terries, and do not sell pins. However, if for some reason you do wish to use pins, please avoid the blunt ones that the high street stores think are a good idea and try to track down some nice, sharp Prym nappy pins.

If you do choose to use terry squares there are lots of different fold options illustrated in the Nappy Advice - Help Videos section. You could use White Bots Terry Squares from birth, if using a flexible fold which spreads the bulk like the Jo Fold.  

 

UK Delivery from £2.50 or Free options over £40

We have lots of delivery options for you to choose from. You'll be given the opportunity at checkout to choose your delivery method or option. The site will automatically choose the  tracked option for you initially as this tracks and insures your delivery. Sometimes when we come to pack an order, if it's unusually heavy, bulky or valuable, we reserve the right to upgrade your delivery method free of charge to another that's more secure. For example, we may upgrade your order from first class delivery to courier.

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Cotton Terry squares by whitebots
Sunday, 31 May 2020  | 

This was purchased for my daughter who is expecting in October who was thrilled with them. I am unable to provide a review on the product but i can confirm they arrived on time and the order site was easy to navigate. I would definatley recommend to family and friends.

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Terry Nappies
Monday, 18 May 2020  | 

We have tried a few reusable nappies but the Terrys Nappie is the most leak proof and reliable.

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Great to use for nappy free time!
Thursday, 23 April 2020  | 

Iíve never used this as a nappy so canít comment on itís function as one. We use it to put down to soak up wee during nappy free time which it is very good at and a good price too! Iím planning on buying a few more for this purpose when I next do an order with TNL.

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Terry Squares
Tuesday, 7 April 2020  | 

I read very good reviews for this product so decided to buy them as a baby gift, and wasn't disappointed, the quality is excellent.

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Exactly what I needed
Tuesday, 31 March 2020  | 

I have had so many different types of reusable nappies that Iíve honestly lost count. Both my children could/ can leak out of anything in 20 minutes. I emailed the nappy lady and she suggested these with a Motherease wrap on top. Far and away the best system Iíve used. And the cheapest!

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Wish Iíd done terryís from the beginning!
Thursday, 12 March 2020  | 

The reason I have given these a 3 star rating is that the squares are not squares! They may have been before being washed but after pre-washing and line drying they definitely arenít. I find it really annoying when folding the terryís. Aside from that I do wish I had used terryís from the get go instead of wasting so much money on btp aio that do not work for my lo. He tends to flood his nappies which only the terry squares have been able to handle so far. (I do have some other variations of the terry nappy which I am also very happy with)

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Nappies 70 cm square
Thursday, 27 February 2020  | 

Very good quality and helps as soaker no wet beds so far

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Terries are the best nappies!
Tuesday, 28 January 2020  | 

I LOVE these. I bought them as a back up in case we ever ran out of nappies, and because liked the idea of trying them out every so often. However, once I put one terry on my LO I now reach for them preferentially over my bamboozles! These terries are really soft, a good size, extremely quick to dry, and they leave no sock marks (because no elastic). They are also so absorbent and the fact you can fold in different ways means they always fit my LO. They are also really good value - you can't always buy 12 nappies for the price of one - so I would really recommend them to anyone.

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Great value
Friday, 27 December 2019  | 

Great value option. These are more absorbent than my microfibre little lambs depending on the fold used. I'm still working on folding so they are not too bulky at the sides but once you've cracked that they are great quality.

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Excellent
Monday, 18 November 2019  | 

These have been great, theyíve washed really well & Iíve had no leaks so far! Iíve found the ďJoĒ fold to have been the best for us.

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Excellent product & service
Wednesday, 30 October 2019  | 

We are very pleased with these nappies which came promptly & at a good price.

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Very good value for money nappy.
Friday, 12 July 2019  | 

Purchased these to bulk out my stash as I prefer natural materials next to my baby's skin, but my other nappies tend to be slow drying. Initially I was worried about containment and how to fold them, but I followed the nappy lady videos and jelly roll the legs and get really good results using the kite and origami folds.

They are bulkier than any other nappy I own, but they are also much cheaper and faster to dry than the others too.

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Just what I required
Thursday, 6 June 2019  | 

I have used old nappies ( used 50+ years ago for my babies) as hand / hair towels. I bought your larger sized towels which are perfect after hair shampoo or as hand towel and easily laundered to sparkling white.

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Good quality
Wednesday, 1 May 2019  | 

Very thick, good quality nappies.

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Comfy Bots
Friday, 1 March 2019  | 

Brilliant product, just as good as we remembered them thirty years ago. Bought an inferior product first and are so please with these. Highly recommended.

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Good for drying easily
Wednesday, 16 January 2019  | 

We find it hard to dry nappies so these are great, much faster than fitted nappies or even prefolds. Lovely and soft and absorbent

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Towelling nappies
Sunday, 23 December 2018  | 

Good value for money.

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Absorbent and quick drying
Thursday, 6 December 2018  | 

I bought these as a cheap option to 'tide me over' while I figured out what nappies would suit me and my little man best, but they've actually become my nappy of choice! The different folds take some practice but make these nappies amazingly versatile. You can get the absorbency (and lots of it) exactly where you need it, and they also dry really fast.
A couple of things to watch for:
- The white took on a yellow tint from the first wash, thanks to breastfeeding poo, but hanging in the sun gets them white again.
- Velcro wrap fastenings caught the threads on the nappy really easily at first, but that happens less the more the nappies are washed, and wouldn't be an issue at all with popper-fastened wraps.

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Skeptical at first
Wednesday, 31 October 2018  | 

I was skeptical at first, and even when they arrived I was a bit like "oh no, have I just wasted money on something that I can't and will never use?" But they are really great, they last and last, which I was surprised about. We got stuck in traffic on the way to the in laws and I obviously couldn't do a nappy change for longer than I would have wanted to. Carefully picked my daughter out of the car seat expecting her to be soggy but not even a drop! The nappy had absorbed every last bit. Bulky, but you get used to that, and actually makes her look cute!

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Good quality
Tuesday, 25 September 2018  | 

Am using these for animals rather than humans, but that means they need to be very tough, washable and reusable. I'm delighted with the quality and softness.

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Effective, versatile and quick drying
Friday, 3 August 2018  | 

I really like these nappies. I've used them from a couple of weeks old ~8lbs. They are bulky at first but my daughter didn't seem bothered by this.
The challenge with them is finding the right fold for your baby's size, and this does change. I've used the Jo fold, the Neat fold and the Gaynor fold, and they've all been great and we haven't had any leaks that escaped the wrap (rikki). The downside to these nappies is that it's harder to have other people change nappies because it takes a while to learn.
We have to dry indoors and these dry overnight on a warm day, or at worst within 24hrs in the winter.

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Ok for the price
Monday, 16 July 2018  | 

These are ok, but not as good as I expected. They arenít a perfect square which is frustrating when folding! They are also thinner than I thought they would be. However, they do the job and are reasonably priced.

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Nappies
Friday, 29 June 2018  | 

My wife is wheelchair bound as a lower limb amputee and we use the nappies for lining the top of the pressure relief cushion. They are excellent quality and first class service from the Nappy Lady.

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Cotton terry squares
Wednesday, 30 May 2018  | 

Great quality cotton terry squares. They wash well and keep their shape better than muslins. Absorbancy is good with the right fold but the real advantage is the drying time. I bought them to back up my nappy supply when the weather is bad as our only drying option is outside line drying. They dry in 30 minutes outside or a couple of hours inside.

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Good Quality
Wednesday, 30 May 2018  | 

Good thick white quality nappies and arrived quickly would defiantly order from ĎThe Nappy Ladyí again.

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Excellent
Friday, 25 May 2018  | 

Really like these, lovely and soft and absorbent and much easier to use than I'd expected. These with an airflow wrap are my go to. I also like to use one with a wool wrap for overnight. Totally adjustable, I liked learning all the different folds. Only issue with flats compared to fitteds I have found is the lack of leg elastic means runny poo usually gets onto the wrap, although so far never beyond that! They are just SO easy to clean and quick to dry though!

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terry squares
Tuesday, 17 April 2018  | 

Agree with the customer above. I had Harringtons Terry squares in the 80s and these are nothing like, they don't exist these days.

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Misleading description
Friday, 13 April 2018  | 

The item is described as suitable from newborn - well it isn't. By the time you fold thus nappy, is so bulky that isimpossible to lay your baby flat, their bottom is much higher than should be. Also it is so bulky that no newborn clothes fit on it. I am looking forward to the time when baby grows so we can use these as so far this purchase was a waste of money, really disappointed.

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Response:

So sorry you've not liked the fit of terry squares. Terry Squares have been used for generations of babies and these are no different. They are the same great material our mothers used (Harrington Gold for any Grannys reading this) and the same birth to potty size 60x60cm. Cloth nappies are bulkier than disposables but remember the bulk is actually better for babies hips and all the rubbish disposables have fed us about needing to be slim for activity is actually worse for babies hip development. Have a read of our article on hip positioning. If you have a very small baby then any birth to potty will be disproportionally large follow our advice and use folded muslins until baby is closer to 10lbs. We have lots of articles and videos on folded muslins. Your terry squares will fit up to 35lbs so you'll get plenty of wear out of them so not wasted money. If you need more help or reassurance on the fit and folding of your nappies please email us and we'll be happy to check your folds from photos.


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Excellent product, excellent service
Wednesday, 28 February 2018  | 

I ordered a lot of nappies, liners, breast pads, plastic pants etc for my daughter's first baby, due very soon. Being of an older generation, I found the Nappy lady website very helpful in guiding me through the vast range of products available these days! The nappies I ordered seemed a little thinner than mine of 30 years ago, but still substantial and also beautifully soft even after washing without fabric conditioner.

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Brilliant
Friday, 12 January 2018  | 

Having looked and tested everywhere boots, toys are us, mothercare the list goes on. My son is special needs but now 26 so really need soft but absorbing these work!

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Terry Squares 70cm
Tuesday, 25 April 2017  | 

I find these to be very good quality nappies as an adult bedwetter who is fed up with disposables due to their lack of security and comfort at night. Folding a 70 cm square into a 3 layer rectangle is ideal size to act as a booster to the adult Bambinex wrap, or for a more traditional approach use two nappies folded to give a 6 layer soaker pad inside a pinned on shaped thinnish nappy that I had from another supplier, all covered by adult sized plastic pants. The advantage of this as an adult is that you can boot absorbancy bit still have "easy to launder and dry" single layer nappies which in my opinion are more comfortable and reliable than the disposables on the market. Yes they are bulkier and it may seem a "babyish" solution but they are effective at the task of keeping the bed dry.

Good quality and great service and advice when I ordered and discussed my needs with Wendy. She was empathetic to the fact that it isn't just little ones that need the protection of nappies.

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Great
Tuesday, 29 November 2016  | 

I was glad to find the larger size available and these have washed well and are lovely and soft.

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Good but...
Monday, 14 November 2016  | 

I use these for catching possets and other leaks of general bodily fluids, and rubbing posset off the carpet/ my clothes. They've been in use 4 months. They're basically what I wanted, but either the hems are coming undone or the threads that make the loops have somehow unravelled and so there are long threads for baby to get tangled in...

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Good for during the day
Tuesday, 20 September 2016  | 

I bought the terry squares having previously used the small bamboo flats on my newborn. They're not as absorbant but dry quickly and are reasonaby easy to use. They only downside is they arent absorbant enough for nighttime but work well with a folded muslin.

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Good value
Tuesday, 19 July 2016  | 

I use these with a simple kite fold for my 2yo and 11mo and never have any leaks and if I jelly roll I very rarely get poop on the wrap. They was really well haven't had any staining at all so really good product.

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Excellent
Tuesday, 19 July 2016  | 

These nappies are so thick and absorbent, really impressed me and my daughter. I can tie these better than the other washable ones!

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Great!
Wednesday, 1 June 2016  | 

Lovely fluffy squares with lots of absorbency - I wish I'd started with Terry squares first instead of more expensive nappies! The folding videos on YouTube were also helpful.

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Fast drying
Monday, 23 May 2016  | 

Love them still playing about trying to find a trim fold as well as absorbed fold but al in all they work really and very good value for money

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Soft, absorbent, versatile
Friday, 1 April 2016  | 

Decided to give terry squares a go after trying various other nappies and getting problems with leakage. The great thing I've found with the terries is you get a custom fit to your baby and they are so versatile. We usually get 2.5 hours max out of a pocket or all in one but have been up to 4 hours with these when napping (without boosters) and to be honest could've kept it them on even longer than that! We are now using them full time in the day and I really wish I hadn't been so frightened of them in the beginning.

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good quality
Wednesday, 30 March 2016  | 

In preparation for having my son, we bought flat terry square nappies, which have done the job well enough. My mum came to visit and commented on the poor quality of the nappies, compared with the ones she used to use so I bought one of these from the Nappy Lady to see if it was any different and it is a much nicer, thicker, softer nappy, which will last much longer than the ones I originally bought.

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Terry nappies
Wednesday, 16 March 2016  | 

Quite good fairly thick and soft a bit on the yellow side despite washing on the whole better than most

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Response:

Get them out in the sun the yellow will be from the poo. Sun light will quickly and naturally bleach them back to white.


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Terry nappies
Friday, 26 February 2016  | 

Excellent quality. Very quick delivery.

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Terry nappies
Friday, 26 February 2016  | 

Excellent quality. Very quick delivery.

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look and feel good
Friday, 5 June 2015  | 

Not yet used these, but they look and feel excellent quality. Very pleased with the price too. Now for this baby to arrive to try them out!

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Multipurpose
Tuesday, 5 May 2015  | 

Perfect size for nappies. Really easy to use once you know how. YouTube has helpful videos. Also really handy as changing mat covers, burp cloths, bath towels, etc. Can do everything a muslin does and thicker so no spills but not so easy to carry around in a changing bag.

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terry squares
Monday, 30 March 2015  | 

We have found these nappies to be excellent just like 20 years ago when we used them thankyou very much

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Quality terry nappie squares
Monday, 16 March 2015  | 

These nappies feel nice and soft after the first wash, and look and feel good quality. Will let you know how they wear after the baby is born aug/sept.

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Brilliant
Wednesday, 11 March 2015  | 

I use these for night time and can't fault them. Brilliant absorbency, no leaks. Also dry really quickly and hold their shape very well. Excellent value for money too.

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3 of 3 people found this review helpful.


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great value and performance
Thursday, 23 October 2014  | 

i use terries with bambinex liners and motherease airflow wraps during the day, and usually get through about 8 per day. these are really soft and absorbent, and wash and dry really quickly. they keep their shape really well too. occasional leakage depending on how well i've put them on, but generally perform really well. really good value for money option, as long as you don't mind all the folding.

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Great terry squares
Monday, 13 October 2014  | 

These are brilliant terry nappies, they are super soft and absorbent and wash so well, drying in no time at all.
I ordered lots of these terries so that I have enough to use as extra towels/sick up cloths etc.

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