Babywearing

Carrying Your Rainbow Baby This International Babywearing Week

For this year’s International Babywearing Week we’re sharing customer stories. Stories about their rainbow baby and how meaningful it is to carry them in a sling. The theme for the week is ‘carrying hope’, which brings to mind the bittersweet experience of carrying a much-wanted baby after the sadness and…

Holly
Middle Earth Collection

Imladris & Rivendell Pattern Development: The Middle Earth Collection

For our latest addition to our Middle Earth Collection, we explore the valley of Imladris, where the village of Rivendell is nestled. Rivendell was home to many notable elves, including Elrond, the Lord of Rivendell.  Rivendell was a peaceful, sheltered town located at the edge of a narrow gorge of…

Megan
Babywearing

What is My Baby Trying to Tell Me in the Sling?

What is my baby trying to say when being carried? What are baby cues and how can I recognise them? We take a look at what these early cues might look like in a sling and how babywearing can help you to notice these cues early.  Babies communicate from birth,…

Jess Hippey
Babywearing

How Long Can I Use a Baby Sling For?

How long can I use a baby sling for? Is my little one too big to be carried? How many hours can I carry my little one per day? Can my baby sleep in a sling? We take a look at some of these commonly asked questions and see how…

Jess Hippey
Sustainability

Fast Fashion & The Shocking Truth of Waste in the Textile Industry

Oscha’s Journey to Being Zero Waste “80 billion garments delivered out of factories annually are destroyed.” [1] We are buying more clothes than ever, as the average person now buys 60% more clothing than they did 15 years ago [2]. This demand for fast fashion encourages companies to opt for…

Megan
Babywearing

Why Would I Buy Different Size Wraps?

Woven wraps are amazingly versatile as you can pick virtually any size and find a whole variety of carries that work for you. Although we recommend starting out with your Base Size (the length of wrap needed for a Front Wrap Cross Carry (FWCC), which is featured in the instructions,…

Megan
Sustainability

Re-Purpose Your Baby Sling

What To Do When You’ve Stopped Using Your Baby Wrap – 10 options instead of throwing it away! The time has come where your little one isn’t so little and they don’t want or need to be carried so often. Your sling can hold such beautiful memories as well as…

Megan
Babywearing

Are Baby Slings Safe?

Can I use a sling with a newborn? What safety precautions should I take? What safety points should I be aware of? When asking the question ‘Are baby slings safe?’ – you should answer the following:  Was my baby sling well made safety tested? Does my sling allow me to…

Jess Hippey
Babywearing

The Benefits of Secure Attachment Bonds, Attachment Parenting & How Babywearing Can Help

You may have heard about attachment bonds but aren’t sure exactly what it means, what to look out for, or are confused about the difference between this and ‘attachment parenting’. There are many benefits to creating these bonds early in life as it aids your child’s development in all areas.…

Megan
Babywearing

Carrying when Pregnant

Can I carry my child in a baby sling and in my arms when I’m pregnant? Is it safe? How can I babywear comfortably? We take a look at some of the most commonly asked questions and help to bring some reassurance during this precious time. Pregnancy is a special…

Jess Hippey