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Positioning

How can you tell your baby is well supported and comfortable in a sling? Mostly, they’ll let you know if they’re not! However, there are some key guidelines to follow in order to check fit and comfort for parent and baby. Remember that manufacturer guidelines for carriers (especially those purchased secondhand) can quickly become out of…
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Choosing a sling – Part 1

So, you’re sold on the benefits of babywearing, you’re all set to buy one and you have a quick look in Mothercare. The slings you see don’t seem to be very comfortable, and are quite expensive to buy without trying. You get home, you check Amazon and there are thousands of results – how can…
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Sling Safety

One of the most frequent comments I get when wearing Attie or Dilly is “oooh, don’t they look cosy in there, I wish someone would carry me!”. The next most common is is “but what if you fall down, aren’t you worried you’ll drop them?!” – so here’s a quick guide to safety when carrying.…
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Why Carrying Matters

What kind of impact could babywearing have on your life? Maybe you have older children to care for, and being able to carry your smallest hands free would leave you able to play and engage more with them. Maybe you have multiples and carrying one (or more) would give you time to complete household tasks…
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