Thanks to everyone who made it out! Today’s theme was newborn carries with a dash of tandem wearing. We had some difficulties with our livestream (i.e. McAffee decided to restart the computer mid-meeting) so our the video isn’t available. Stretchy Wrap review: Ideal for preemies and newborns, but not beyond. Stretchy wraps are not as supportive… Continue reading March 2017 Meeting Minutes
In honor of our tenth year, we will be hosting giveaways throughout 2017. This month, we are happy to offer a sample size of Crunchy Clean diaper laundry detergent sample in vanilla-lavender (good for 11 regular loads or 22 loads in an HE washer!) It’s not just for diapers either, Kelsey recommends this for cleaning carriers… Continue reading February Giveaway!
This month the theme was first-time back carries using SSC, mei-tais, and wraps. 1. We were finally able to livestream! If you aren’t able to attend a meeting in person, you can join along through our Youtube channel and ask questions in real time. If you subscribe on YT, you will get notifications when we… Continue reading Jan 2017 Meeting Minutes
When it comes to terms for types of traditional baby carriers– what is disrespectful?
Okay, so it’s not explicitly made for babywearing, but the draped, open back design of the $20 Mossimo hoodie from Target looks perfect for going over a back carry. So we decided to give it a try:
Many babywearers are nervous about laundering their carriers and so put off doing so. But when dirt builds up in the cloth of your carriers it damages the fibers, reducing your carrier’s lifespan. This is why it is important to regularly clean your carriers and to make it less nerve-wracking we’ve put together a video… Continue reading How to Wash Your Carriers
In this first video, All About Wrap Size, Kelsey discusses wrap size, including length, tapers, one-size-fits-all (unless you’re short), loom state wraps, shrinkage, and the differences between true / short / long size variations. In this second video, Kelsey talks about base size, how to find yours, and why it matters. Faux Baby and volunteers,… Continue reading Wrapper’s Corner: Wrap Sizing