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Category: babywearing

Double Hammock Series: Torso Double Hammock

What exactly is a double hammock? What isn’t one? I gave a talk about this series and my goals at the International Babywearing Conference. My personal general definition is, “a woven wrap carry that has two sling passes, and usually features a chest pass.”…

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Double Hammock Series: Wendy’s Tied at Shoulder

Most Double Hammocks have uneven tails, meaning the wrap is not centered even of baby’s back so one tail is longer than the other. Since one tail wraps around your body more than the other, starting off uneven ensure your tails are even for…

Double Hammock Series: Rapunzel Finish

Rapunzel, Rapunzel….let down your long hair—-so some stranger can pull your braid out as he climbs up to interrupt your day. Such a weird fairy tail. And this variation is weird too, in my opinion. It is certainly stunning, don’t get me wrong. But…

Double Hammock Series: Front Cross

This variation is actually one of my favorites. But we had ZERO cooperation from either my two kids or Alacrity Photography’s son to shoot it. I apologize that carry in these photos aren’t as smooth as usual. And I hope you can still get…

Two Methods to get Toddler on Your Back in an SSC

If you can get your toddler to stand still long enough to get them into an SSC, give one of these methods a try to get them on your back! First is Superman Toss. Simply picking toddler up and flying them over your shoulder,…

Newbornwearing: Best Seat

Let me fill you in on a little secret for newbornwearing—the key is a supportive seat. Well, actually that’s the key for babywearing in general. A good seat can look different depending on the type of carrier and the carry. But in general, baby should…

Free Babywearing Resources 

Carrying your child on your body in some form of a carrier is an ancient tradition found in cultures around the world. It may vary with carrying method or technique, but the general idea is the same—keep baby close and safe while you go…

Can You Hike In it? Wrapsody Stretch-Hybrid Kristen

You know your favorite cotton t-shirt, all soft and comfy? The one with just enough stretch, but still keeps it’s shape. That’s what a Wrapsody Stretch-Hybrid is like. I have talked about how I became a Brand Ambassador before, but realized I have never…

What Can You Do With A Wrapsody WrapDuo?

Last year I did a blog post on the Wrapsody WrapDuo, a sport wrap that can be used both wet and dry. Over past year, I’ve gotten to use it more, as well as other water carriers. These things are genius! You can take…

Can You Wear It To a Wedding? Emmeline Textiles Eleanor Pearl

What do you do when one of your closest sorority sisters sends you an invitation to her wedding at a castle in Canada? You RSVP yes! Then you remember you have a toddler. Then you remember he pretty well behaved and you are a…

Can You Hike In It: Tiny Tiger Everlasting Gobstopper 

You know that feeling when you finally get your hands on something you pined away for? That glorious, satisfying feeling when you touch it and everything you imagined? This was my feeling when I opened the box and pulled out this wrap. Tiny Tiger…

Pregnancy Belly Wrapping 

You are tired, sore, and swollen. And sometimes, you feel anything but pretty. It’s all part of the pregnancy experience. The only real cure is to get through it and deliver your baby. One thing can give you some temporary relief: belly wrapping. I’m…