Tag: cloth pads


Lavender Shibori + Cornflower Shibori = Cycle-delic! {CONTEST CLOSED}

Help us name these groovy new prints and you could win a GladRags Day Pad in your choice of purple or blue! Comment with your suggestions; we’ll pick our fave names on June 6th when these new pads arrive to GladRags HQ. Please note: when commenting, you must log in or enter your email address…Read more

How to Keep Your Cloth Pads Stain Free

Before we get down to business, let’s have an honest moment: we’ve all bled on our clothes at some point! I feel confident saying most people with periods probably own some “period undies” that are perfectly serviceable, just a bit stained. If something is stained by blood, that does NOT mean it’s dirty. Because everybody’s…Read more

{CONTEST CLOSED} Meet Wildflower, our newest print!

Congrats to our contest winner, David / Vanessa Mitchell who were the first to suggest “Wildflower”! We’re so excited about our flowery new print! Help us name it and you could win a GladRags Day Pad in this color. To enter, comment on this blog post with your suggestions (as many as you’d like!) by Monday,…Read more

The Economics of Cloth Pads

Overcoming the cost barrier of switching to cloth pads Recently we asked the GladRags community what their #1 barrier was for getting started with reusables. We heard a variety of reasons like, “Just getting the courage to try them! I finally had a breakthrough when a cloth user said: Do you throw your undies out when…Read more

{CONTEST CLOSED} Wild Blue Yonder is our newest print!

Coming soon to a cloth pad near you: this cheerful cloud print! We’re so excited to bring you this new print, but we need your help coming up with a name. Comment with your suggestion below, and our favorite will win a GladRags Day Pad in this print! Contest closes on 11/13.

{CONTEST CLOSED} Name our New Print & Enter to Win!

Congrats to our winner, who suggested the winning name Tsuki no Usagi! Can somebunny think of a name for our newest print? These limited edition pads will hop on to our shelves on September 25th, but they won’t last furever so make sure to grabbit while you can! Comment below with your idea for a name, and we’ll…Read more

Meet our Models

You know what’s hard to photograph? People using our products! Any shots of our products in action are really just photos of people doing their thing. So we have to get a little creative, which inspired our most recent photoshoot of GladRags in their many natural habitats: the bathroom at home, the laundromat, in a purse at work,…Read more

Cleaning Your GladRags: 2 Ways to Wash Cloth Pads

When people first start using GladRags, they’re often worried about cleaning them. Do I have to do anything special? Is cleaning them hard? We’re here to put all those concerns to rest! Cleaning your cloth pads is super easy, and there’s more than one right way to do it. While stains might happen, there are easy ways…Read more

Introducing: the GladRags Thong Pantyliner

  We are super excited to bring your our brand new cloth pantyliner — made just for thongs! Our product testers had this to say: “It fit my thong well, and didn’t move around at all. I think it actually made the thong more comfortable, because it was so soft, I barely felt it while…Read more

Using Cloth Pads & Menstrual Cups in the Summer

We’re experiencing our first heat wave here in Portland, so it appears that summer has arrived early! Fortunately, using cloth pads and menstrual cups in the summer is simple, and even better than their disposable counterparts. Read on to find out why reusables are perfect for the dog days of summer! 1. Cloth is breathable;…Read more