Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Ten Commandments Great Babywearing Retailers Live By

(1) They should be knowledgeable about their products: you can sell a wrap and not be intimately familiar with every carry, but a retailer should be able to help a customer. The retailer should also know all the basic techniques … Continue reading

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Correct Positioning… How Important is it?

Hips correctly aligned at between 110 and 120 degrees, spine concave (not straight or convex), head off the chest, baby upright: how important is the “optimal positioning checklist” anyway? Important enough to be overwhelmed by? Are you damaging your baby … Continue reading

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The Slip Knot

Yesterday, we had a short tutorial on the square knot using a two-coloured “wrap” (read: two scarves I just tied together). Today we’ll learn the slip knot using the same method. Start with your wrap hanging across your body as … Continue reading

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The Square Knot

There are two knots that are very useful when it comes to babywearing: the square knot and the slip knot. I’m going to give you a short tutorial on both this week. Sometimes when you’ve been babywearing for awhile, you … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

It’s been awhile since I’ve blogged here, but I’m back and I’m keen! Coming up soon, we have tutorials on basic knots, how to wrap your baby in items you have lying around the home and correct positioning (how important … Continue reading

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