Which baby carrier is best for a 1 year old? Which carrier should I choose for a 1 year old? Ultimately, the best carrier for you is one that your little one and you both find comfortable, and this may be a different carrier to the one you may have used with your baby as a newborn. If you carried your baby from newborn then you already know how to carry your baby safely, and carrying your 1 year old is simply a progression of that.
But the same advice applies when carrying a 1 year old in a sling, whether you're continuing your babywearing journey or starting out a-new, and you can take the same things into account to help you narrow down your choice: