How to Keep Your Baby Warm and Dry in Your Baby Carrier

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

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 cooler months. HOW MANY LAYERS?…

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Ergobaby Omni Breeze Review

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

Ergobaby Omni baby carriers are our all-time bestsellers. Tried, tested, and trusted, they are THE choice for many new parents looking for a long-lasting carrier. Their ergonomic design and bucket-shaped seat for baby makes them the comfiest carrier on the market for carrying your baby in an outwards facing position. We love the Ergobaby Omni 360…

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Best Newborn Baby Carrier 2021

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

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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What’s The Best Baby Carrier for Your Back?

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

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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But It Says On The Box This Sling Will Last For Ages!

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

“My baby carrier says it will last until they’re a toddler. But they’re only 5 months old and it’s killing my back already! Am I just weak? Do I need to stop carrying? Or do I need to buy a new carrier?” I hear this from parents every single day. It’s not you being weak:…

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What’s The Best Baby Carrier for Breastfeding?

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

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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Best Twin Baby Carrier?

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

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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Top 6 Slings For Around The House

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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How To Choose a Baby Carrier

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

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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The Best Slings For Back Carrying Your Baby or Toddler

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

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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Is This Baby Carrier Safe For My Baby’s Hips?

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

I get asked about ‘The Hip Thing’ EVERY day. If you’re researching baby carriers and slings online then you’re likely to come across the idea that certain brands and carriers are ‘good’ or ‘bad’ for babies’ hips. But what does that actually MEAN? Here’s what you need to know. The ideal position for your baby’s hips, in…

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Hot Weather Babywearing: Staying Safe and Cool this Summer

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

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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What is the Best Baby Carrier for Hot Weather?

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

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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Babywearing During Pregnancy

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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Tandem Babywearing

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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How to Safely Carry your Newborn Baby in a Stretchy Wrap

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

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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