Overnight Insert Set

$17.00 +340pts

They say money can’t buy happiness and we believe that is true. But a little bit of money can buy these amazing Overnight Inserts that are designed to keep your baby dry and, most importantly, asleep all night long. And really, for any parent, that is certainly close enough.

2 inserts per set (1 Small + 1 Large).

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Insert: Polyester with polyurethane backing

Liner : 100% Polyester

  1. Pre-wash or pre-rinse cycle with line 1 of detergent. This removes most of the pee.
  2. Heavy-Duty wash (longest cycle) on warm (max. 140 F/60 C) with recommended amount of detergent. Make sure you use enough detergent.
  3. Line dry when you can or tumble dry on medium.
  4. Use a reputable, commercially available detergent - Tide Original
  5. Do not use laundry soaps such as castile or coconut based soaps and detergents with fabric softener.
  6. Watch your favourite reality show. Light up a celebratory cigar with a glass of red and give yourself a pat on the back for choosing a reusable swim diaper. A cape is recommended but not necessary.

Lasts all night

Finding an overnight setup can be a challenge for even the most experienced cloth diaper parent. Our Overnight insert will last 10-12 hours. This takes the guess-work out of finding a night time diaper that won’t have your babe waking up looking like they just hit the beach.

ALL the absorbency!

You get 8 layers of absorbency in our Overnight inserts. So whether your baby is filling it with pee all night, or you need a quick solution when they spill juice everywhere, these babies should do the trick.

Leaks on lock.

If all the absorbency wasn’t enough to make these the perfect nighttime solution, the built-in leak stopping features sure are. There is an extra gusset sewn into the legs and a waterproof layer of PUL on the underside to keep all the moisture in baby’s diaper, where it belongs.

Worried about baby feeling wet?

Sleep soundly knowing their diaper is stay-dry

A lot of babes will wake up at night because they feel uncomfortable in a wet diaper. And while we can’t entirely blame them for that, it can leave you consuming caffeinated beverages at an alarming volume the next day. The charcoal fabric of our Overnight Inserts is completely stay-dry. The only way you will even know it is wet in the morning is by the weight of the diaper (which will also be alarming).

Two for the price of one.

Two inserts for custom absorbency.

To say that Lil Helper is a bit “much” might be the understatement of the century but we have found that, often, more is actually more. Maybe it’s because we deal with products for little beings who produce MORE liquid that seems possible. It is also why we decided to include two inserts in every Overnight Insert set. A large insert that does the heavy lifting and then a smaller insert that can be left flat, folded, placed strategically, or taken out entirely depending on the needs of you and your tiny moisture maker.

Convinced your kid is part fire hydrant?

Great for heavy wetters or older babes.

Like, seriously, where does all the pee come from? It doesn’t seem possible that they have room for so much in such a tiny package. So if the peeing power of your little one is starting to overpower their diapers, these inserts may help. If your kiddo is over 18 months or a super soaker extraordinaire, then we suggest you give these a try. Some other great wetness-thwarting solutions include our Tank inserts or Boosters.

Getting your baby sleeping through the night is often one of our earliest and most daunting goals as parents. And while we can’t guarantee that our Overnight Inserts will stop your baby from deciding that a 2am dance party is a good idea, we can promise it won’t be because they woke up wet.



Want more tips on getting your baby to sleep? Us too. Pass ‘em our way. Until then, here’s some more info about our Overnight Inserts.

Full FAQ Page

Newbie Guide

The overnight inserts will hold approximately 300 ml of liquid! If you find you have a heavy wetter and a heavy sleeper, you may need to add some extra boosters for added absorbency. This is especially true if your little one is one of those rare babies that sleep 10-12 hours uninterrupted, yes we see you, yes we are jealous!
Your overnight inserts can be washed with all your other diaper laundry on warm. We do recommend hand rinsing your diapers first thing in the morning, this is because when there is that much pee in a diaper for that long ammonia can start to form. Hand rinsing any pee out first thing after that long, hopefully sleep filled night, will help your inserts stay fresh. Hang dry or dry on low!

Customer Reviews

Based on 203 reviews
Annie McDevitt
just what we needed

My 7 month old was waking up in the night after having wet through her pjs and her bedsheets. With the overnight inserts she stays dry until the morning, she sleeps better and I don't have to change her bedsheets at 3am. Its a win win!

Annie that is so awesome!! Is there anything better in the world than sleep? I don't think so.

Only a sleep-deprived parent can understand why developing the best diaper and insert system is so important, it's truly why our diapers 'designed by rocket scientists' exist!

Did you know we published a children's book called Sammy Won't Sleep, it reads in part 'being dry helps babies sleep, so we named them Lil Helper!'

Jumping for joy that we could help you get some rest,
Caitlin @ Lil Helper

Tammara Lambley
Stay dry sleep all night

It does what it says on the tin. We have 2 sets that we rotate alongside just adding a booster in. These can last a whole night even with 2 or 3 feeds (though we still like to change after 2 really). They're going to be great for when he sleeps through more but at the minute we find the booster is better just for less bulk on a tiny 8m old since we change after 2 feeds anyway.

Thank you for this feedback! It really helps us as we continue working on products to offer solutions to families like yours. Sleeping through the night truly is a game changer you're right... hoping that day comes for you and your little one soon!

Tammy Lentine
Work great

The overnight pack works great. I put it on right before my 15 month old daughter goes down for the night at 7pm. When she wakes up between 6-7 am, her wrap is dry. The overnight inserts hold everything. I bought 3 of these and it has been enough for us. I was diapers every two days so I always have the third one waiting while the others dry.

Exactly what I was looking for

My daughter was not soaking through at night but she was waking up and always needed at least one change in the middle of the night. I have tried the over night inserts for a few nights now and she is sleeping for 9ish hours without needed a change (and a feed) and that is a win for us.

Mackenzie Beyer
Amazing inserts

My son soak through a original diaper every night. I brought one of these overnight inserts just to try. Oh boy was i amazed. These inserts are amazing at doing just that. The outer shell of the diaper was completely dry and just the inserts was the only wet part and my son sleep so much better all night using these overnight iserts. Definitely buying more.

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