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
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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

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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Blog - What's the best sling for a newborn
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

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,…

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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
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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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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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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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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
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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

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…

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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
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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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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
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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

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

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
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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

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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Associate Consultant at Wear My Baby
Sonia has been babywearing since her first child was born in 2014. She loves sharing the benefits of carrying with other families and helping them, whatever reasons they have to carry. Sonia is based in Greenwich and covers surrounding areas in south-east and central London.
Sonia Pinson
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I’ve been trying to write our story about babywearing and reflux for a while. I have found it difficult.   I was pregnant with my daughter when I trained as a babywearing consultant. I had this idyllic vision of using lots of beautiful woven wraps and fancy finishes, a great supply of Insta-worthy pictures. Real life…

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carrying twins in a stretchy instrructions how to video izmi boba moby
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 on earth do you carry twins in a stretchy wrap? Well, it’s not as hard as it sounds. And here we show you how. A stretchy wrap is a great way to carry newborn and premature twins. Depending on their size, you may be able to carry twins in this way until they are 2…

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travelling with baby carrier
Associate Consultant at Wear My Baby Letchworth
Tammy is based in Letchworth in north Hertfordshire and covers the surrounding areas. You can get babywearing advice from Tammy by booking a Consultation or joining her at her upcoming Sling Meets. Stay up to date by following the Wear My Baby Letchworth Facebook page.
Tammy Nissim

Never tried a sling? Travelling abroad may be just the ticket to get you started on your babywearing journey. Here are my seven top reasons for using a baby carrier when you’re on holiday, particularly if you’re heading to the airport and boarding a flight to some far away destination. But which sling to take? Seek…

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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
Latest posts by Emily Williamson (see all)

Travelling with babies can be daunting; juggling being out of your normal routine and without your home comforts is difficult enough, and that’s before you try working out how on earth you’re going to carry everything! Babywearing is a great way to make travelling with babies lighter and easier, but that’s not all you need…

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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

Your fast-growing baby is now taking their first steps, and that snuggly carrier that was great form newborn is no longer feeling so supportive.  Here’s how what to know about Toddler carriers and whether you need a Toddler Carrier for your baby… What is a Toddler Carrier? A toddler carrier is simply a carrier that’s…

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