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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…

Hot Weather Babywearing: Staying Safe and Cool this Summer

Flip flops are being dusted off. Pasty legs are emerging. An ice cream van can be heard tinkling in the distance. It can only mean one thing: summer is almost here! We’ve spent the last few months making sure our little ones are all wrapped up and warm enough in our slings and carriers. Now…

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,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Camille McConaughey Joins Wear My Baby’s London team

Wear My Baby is thrilled to be expanding our London team this week, as Wandsworth-based Camille McConaughey joins us as an Associate Consultant. Camille – Wear My Baby’s ninth Consultant  –  is now offering one-to-one babywearing support for families in central, west and south London. Camille provides home visits, so you can now get carrying support…

Facing Out In A Baby Carrier: What You Need To Know

Many babies aged 3-6 months start to enjoy looking around them.  At this age, their neck and upper back muscles are strengthening so that they can support and turn their head.  Their eyesight is also improving and so there really is a whole new world for them to look at! One way of helping your…

Isara The One Baby Carrier Review

We’ve been trying out the newest offering from Isara Baby Carriers: the Isara The One. Described as a fully adjustable ‘one size fits all’ buckled carrier suitable from birth to pre-schooler, it makes a very bold claim. Can one carrier really do it all? After all, there are a number of baby carriers on the…

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…

Manduca XT Baby Carrier Review

The Manduca XT Carrier is simply brilliant.  The newest, most up to date baby carrier from this legendary babywearing brand really does live up to everything we could have hoped for.  It’s one of our new go-to favourites for all parents and babies, from newborn all the way until preschool! The Manduca XT Carrier is available…

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