Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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Trying to choose a baby carrier and keen on getting one that’s suitable for breastfeeding? It’s best to choose a baby carrier or sling for everyday use, then work out how to feed in it – rather than the other way round. Many brands will put ‘perfect for breastfeeding’ on the box – but there’s…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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WHAT’S THE MOST SUPPORTIVE BABY CARRIER FOR A BAD BACK? The most supportive carrier for YOUR back – whether you’ve got a ‘bad’ back or a regular one – is one that Is suitable for your baby’s age and developmental stage 2. Suits your body shape and – now this is the MOST important bit 3. Is fitted and…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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Choosing a sling or baby carrier is a lot like choosing shoes: it’s about a good fit and personal preference! Ensuring your sling is fitted safely and comfortably is paramount: How well your sling is adjusted and fitted is just as important as which baby carrier you buy. Looking for a sling for your newborn? The…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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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 –…

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Lead Consultant at Wear My Baby
Emily Williamson is a Lead Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Wear My Baby. She is the creator of the Izmi Baby brand, creator of the South London Sling Library and was one of the first babywearing educators in the UK.
Emily Williamson

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…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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Choosing a baby carrier is a lot like choosing shoes: it’s about a good fit and personal preference. It’s great to try before you buy if you can. So what are the dos and don’ts of buying a baby carrier? DON’T RELY ON GOOGLE AND AMAZON Search engines and Amazon will steer you towards the…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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So you’ve had a carrier that’s been perfect for carrying your baby on your front, but now they’re getting taller and heavier and increasingly in the way.  You may be feeling the weight more heavily on your shoulders, struggling to see over their head or even your own feet! That snuggly wrap or carrier that…

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Lead Consultant at Wear My Baby
Emily Williamson is a Lead Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Wear My Baby. She is the creator of the Izmi Baby brand, creator of the South London Sling Library and was one of the first babywearing educators in the UK.
Emily Williamson

Is it possible to use a sling or carrier when you’re pregnant?  When you’re expecting your next baby but your toddler still needs to be carried it’s great to know that, yes, it can absolutely be done! For safe and comfortable babywearing while pregnant you may need to tweak how you use your existing sling…

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babywearing coat
Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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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?…

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Lead Consultant at Wear My Baby
Emily Williamson is a Lead Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Wear My Baby. She is the creator of the Izmi Baby brand, creator of the South London Sling Library and was one of the first babywearing educators in the UK.
Emily Williamson

So you’ve cracked carrying one baby or toddler, but what about when you’ve got two little ones close in age? Have you considered the possibility of carrying them both at once?  This is known as ‘tandem carrying’; it can be surprisingly comfortable, easy, and has lots of practical benefits too. In this article, we’re going…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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First time mum Emma and baby Rafe recently came to see us for a consultation in Tooting. This was their first time putting on a sling on their own. Don’t they look great?! When you wear your newborn in a stretchy wrap, always keep in mind these important safety and comfort checks. Here’s our handy…

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baby crying in a stretchy wrap sling
Lead Consultant at Wear My Baby
Emily Williamson is a Lead Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Wear My Baby. She is the creator of the Izmi Baby brand, creator of the South London Sling Library and was one of the first babywearing educators in the UK.
Emily Williamson

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…

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why pay for a baby wearing consultation
Lead Consultant at Wear My Baby
Emily Williamson is a Lead Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Wear My Baby. She is the creator of the Izmi Baby brand, creator of the South London Sling Library and was one of the first babywearing educators in the UK.
Emily Williamson

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…

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Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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There are plenty of baby carriers that are marketed as ‘stay-cool’ summer essentials. But which ones are really up to the job? And which are the best for all seasons? In fact, you may not need to buy an entirely new sling or carrier specifically for use in hot weather. It might just be a…

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Blog - Staying safe and cool when babywearing this summer
Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
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Flip flops are being dusted off. Pasty legs are emerging. 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 thoughts turn to warm spring days and scorching summer heat.  What…

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FRONT FACING OUTWARDS BABY CARRIER ERGONOMIC SAFETY ADVICE BABY BJORN OR ERGOBABY
Lead Consultant at Wear My Baby
Emily Williamson is a Lead Consultant and Strategic Advisor at Wear My Baby. She is the creator of the Izmi Baby brand, creator of the South London Sling Library and was one of the first babywearing educators in the UK.
Emily Williamson

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…

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how to use a ring sling instructions tutorial video
Owner & Consultant at Wear My Baby
Hannah Wallace founded Wear My Baby in 2014. She is an experienced Babywearing Consultant and has trained with Slingababy, the School of Babywearing and L'ecole A Porter.
Hannah Wallace
Latest posts by Hannah Wallace (see all)

Ring slings are gorgeous. They’re also one of the few styles of baby carrier that are genuinely well suited to carrying both newborns and toddlers. No wonder they’re so popular. They are often touted as quick and easy to use, but in reality, many people find them tricky to get the hang of.  How do…

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