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  1. Laurna's Love & Carry One Plus Baby Carrier Review

    Laurna's Love And Carry Baby Carrier Review

     

    What a carrier! My first impression when I first opened the Love and Carry One Plus baby carrier was that how light and compact it was, even down to the lightweight buckles.

     

    The whole carrier is well made and so amazingly but at the same time isn't overwhelming. The padding is a lovely thickness without being overly bulky, and the shoulder strap padding seems longer than other carriers.

     

    For smaller babies it adjusts down without creating too much bulk around baby and feels very comfortable on. The waistband is easy to adjust to the size you need for baby, and the height cinches down with two straps at the top of the panel. The straps buckle underneath

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  2. Friday Feature - Love & Carry One Plus Video

     

    This week we look at the new and exclusive Love and Carry one +, which is our sling of the month - you can save 10% during October 2020.

    It's a super lightweight, adjustable full buckle carrier that lasts from newborn right up to age 2 years.

    Let's take a quick look at the key features of the Love & Carry One Plus:

    • For babies 0-24 months, weighing 3.5 to 15 kgs.
    • Made from 100% cotton.
    • Fully adjustable width and height of the back panel.
    • Keeps baby's
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  3. Friday Feature - Marsupi Carrier Review - Video

     

    This week we look at the Marsupi Baby Carrier. This is a great option if you have mobility problems with your hands or wrists, or issues with buckles and ties.

    It is a fantastic, accessible carrier for newborns to around 12 months. It's lightweight and simple to use, with a unique velcro fastening that’s quick and easy to do.

    The key features of the Marsupi are:

    • Suitable from birth to 12months (3.5kg to 15kg).
    • Comes in 3 sizes and super lightweight.
    • No buckles or clips, it is secured with velcro.
    • Made from organic c
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  4. Two Ways To Tighten A Woven Wrap Video

     

    In this video we look at two different ways of tightening a woven wrap. Depending on your grip and dexterity one may work better for you than the other. Why not try them and see how you get on?

    What way do you prefer? The claw or the one hand gather?

    Don't forget, still 10% off all Didymos wraps this month.

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  5. What Is A Woven Wrap Base Size?

     

    Today for #wovenwednesday we are chatting about base size. What is it? What does it mean? How do you know yours? Can you use other sizes?

    Watch the video to find out more.

    If you need any help in choosing your new wrap or not sure on sizing just get in touch.

    Oh, and we have an amazing special offer on Didymos for all of September 2020 - save 10%!

    You can find Lots of colours available here.

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  6. How To Use The Ergobaby Carrier

     

    Why don't we look at how to correctly fit an Ergobaby? It's a great buckle carrier that can be used from birth without any insert.

    What else?

    • Adjustable from newborn to toddler.
    • Ergonomic, forward facing option.
    • Lumbar support for extra back comfort.
    • Detachable storage pouch.
    • Have a look at our video to see it in action and positions.

     

    Lots of designs available here.

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  7. Friday Feature - Coracor Stretchy Wrap Video

     

    This week we look at the gorgeous Coracor Stretchy Wraps. These are a lovely two way stretchy wrap, super soft and easy to use. A great option for the 4th trimester.

     

    Let's look at the features:

     

    • Suitable from birth - designed for the first year of carrying/up to 12 kg (26 lbs.)
    • Easy to put on, instructions included.
    • Fully adjustable, one size fits all carriers and children.
    • 91% organic GOTS-certified cotton and 9% elastane.
    • Allows for discreet seated breastfeeding.

     

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  8. World Breastfeeding Week - Feeding In Different Types Of Baby Carrier

     

    For #worldbreastfeedingweek we are going to look at feeding in various slings and carriers. Today we look at feeding in a half buckle or Meh Dai, using the fabulous Didymos Didyklick

     

    When feeding in a sling:

     

    • Always support babies head
    • Ensure babies hands cup the breast
    • No fabric behind babies head
    • Monitor baby at all times for latching on and off
    • When finished, always reposition baby upright.

     

    If you need any help or support

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  9. World Breast Feeding Week - How To Feed In A Stretchy Wrap - Video

     

    Today marks the start of #worldbreastfeedingweek so we are going to look at feeding in various slings and carriers.

    Today we look at feeding in a stretchy wrap, using the lovely soft Coracor Wrap.

    When feeding in a sling,

    • Always support babies head;
    • Ensure babies hands cup the breast;
    • Made sure there is no fabric behind baby's head;
    • Monitor baby at all times for latching on and off,
    • When finished, always reposition baby upright.

    If you need any help or support

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  10. Friday Feature - Little Frog Preschool Carrier Video

     

    This week we are looking at the fantastic Little frog preschool carrier. My helper today will be 7 in two weeks and fits her perfectly!

    Little Frog XL Toddler (Preschool) Carriers are:

    • Designed for babies from 104cm, up to 30 kg of weight.
    • Front panel is regulated in width height, contoured soft waist belt (filled with foam) with 3-point buckle provides comfort and safety, and shoulder straps (also filled with foam) can be adjusted 3 ways to ensure a great, comfortable fit for every user.
    • Together with carrier, you will receive drawstring bag.
    • Weight of carrier: only 800 grams!

    Sizes

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