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Top 5 Slings For Around The House

When you’ve just had a new baby most of us spend quite a lot of time around the house. But in the current climate we’re all at home more than we expected. Whilst many parents think of carriers as being for travelling or out of the house, spending so much time at home will give…

DidySnap: Review of the new full buckle carrier from Didymos

We’ve loved the beautiful Didymos woven wrap fabrics for many years. This classic babywearing brand makes high quality, organic wraps that feel and look fantastic. The DidySnap is a new carrier from Didymos that combines the fabric of their snug, supportive woven wraps and a convenient structured carrier. It is advertised as fitting from newborn…

Wear My Baby Chelsea: Eszter Szalma joins our London team

We’re excited to be kicking off 2020 with an expansion of our London team, as Eszter Szalma joins Wear My Baby as an Associate Consultant. Eszter – Wear My Baby’s tenth Consultant  –  is now offering one-to-one babywearing support for families in central, west and south London.  Eszter trained as a peer supporter with Born…

Best Newborn Baby Carrier

Looking for a sling for your newborn? The choice of newborn baby carrier can be a bit bewildering. There’s a vast array of baby carrier brands that advertise their products as ‘perfect’ for newborns, so where on earth do you start? Choosing a sling or baby carrier is a lot like choosing shoes: it’s about a good fit,…

Baby It’s Cold Outside: Top Tips for Using Slings in Cold Weather

How should I dress my baby when we go out in the cold? Do they need a snowsuit if they’re in a baby carrier? And what do I do if starts raining while they’re in the sling? All very common questions. Here are our top tips for babywearing in the colder months. HOW MANY LAYERS?…

Best Twin Baby Carrier?

Wear My Baby has supported many parents and expectant parents of twins and multiples to carry their babies. Often parents of twins are happy to carry one each most of the time, or carry one and have the other in a buggy. But many parents LOVE having the option to carry both at once –…

Which Baby Carrier Should I Buy?

When I was pregnant with my first baby I bought a nearly-new BabyBjorn ‘miracle carrier’ from Gumtree for £65. It looked comfy and safe. I thought my husband would look very dashing with a baby dangling from his chest. The only problem was working out how to use the bloody thing. By the time I came to…

Which Toddler Carrier Should I Buy?

There are many fantastic toddler carriers, so how do you know which one to choose?

My Baby Doesn’t Like Slings

We often hear from parents that their baby doesn’t like their sling or baby carrier. Sometimes they’ve tried three or four slings with no luck. Yet most of the time we’re still able to find a great sling or carrier that is comfy for parents and that baby loves to be in. Pretty much all…

Close Caboo Review

Love the idea of a snugly stretchy wrap, but daunted by tying and knotting? Since 2007 the Close Caboo has been a favourite of parents who want a soft stretchy newborn sling, without the worries of a wrap. As a company, Close are constantly updating their fabrics and tweaking their design to give the best…

Why Pay For a Babywearing Consultation?

We’ve all heard of antenatal classes. Many of us will have tried various different workshops or courses to support our journey to parenthood.  From hypnobirthing and breastfeeding, to baby yoga and sign language… there’s an ever-increasing number of ways we can get help and information.  But it still comes as a surprise to many that…

Beco Gemini Cool Baby Carrier Review

The Beco Gemini has been around for years; it’s newest incarnation the Gemini Cool has air mesh fabric and all sorts of nifty updates we’ve been simply dying to try. Here’s our review of the latest evolution of this classic carrier.   WHY WE LOVE THE BECO GEMINI   The Beco Gemini carrier has always…

Tula Explore Baby Carrier Review

Tula Carriers have been loved by parents and babywearing enthusiasts for years. The classic Tula Baby and Toddlers Carriers are easy to use, fit almost all adults and come in a huge variety of gorgeous designs. Their range has expanded to include the adjustable Tula Free To Grow carrier, and their first carrier to offer…

What is the Best Baby Carrier for Hot Weather?

There are plenty of baby carriers that are marketed as ‘stay-cool’ summer essentials. But you may not need to buy an entirely new sling or carrier specifically for use in hot weather. It might just be a question of following good advice on safe, comfortable summer babywearing to make your current sling work for you. If you are looking to…

Integra Baby Carrier Review

Integra Baby Carriers are loved by parents and Carrying Consultants alike.  Suitable for front and back carrying, Integra carriers are lightweight, easily adjustable, ergonomic and come in a huge range of gorgeous fabric designs.  Too good to be true?  We don’t think so!  Designed by super experienced babywearers and manufactured in the UK with impressive…