“This is not a suitable carrier” or How to give advice about babywearing

You have probably seen and experienced this on multiple occasions, mainly in different counsel babywearing groups on Facebook - a simple sentence “this is not a suitable carrier” and its different modifications, as an answer to questions concerning the choice or adjusting of different carriers. And I am not talking about the obviously unsuitable [...]

By |2020-08-19T16:01:07+02:00August 3rd, 2020|About Babywearing|Comments Off on “This is not a suitable carrier” or How to give advice about babywearing

Babywearing 101, vol. 5: Washing and Caring for Woven Wraps and Baby Carriers

Washing and caring for wraps and carriers – why so much ado about it? It is just a long piece of fabric with or without some buckles, isn’t it...? Well, it is not such an ordinary piece of fabric. It must have specific properties and be much more durable than, for example, your corduroys [...]

By |2020-01-22T15:08:58+01:00January 22nd, 2020|About Babywearing|Comments Off on Babywearing 101, vol. 5: Washing and Caring for Woven Wraps and Baby Carriers

Babywearing 101, vol. 4: Babywearing in Summer

Here we go again - as Jana pointed out recently: "Have you noticed that there are not 4 seasons in the babywearing groups, but only 2? Every one tries to figure out how to dress the wearie in hot weather from March to August. And from August to March, there are several questions about [...]

By |2019-04-28T23:16:59+02:00April 27th, 2019|About Babywearing|Comments Off on Babywearing 101, vol. 4: Babywearing in Summer

Babywearing 101, vol. 3.: Choosing a Carrier

We discussed the advantages and disadvantages of a wrap and a carrier in the first part of our Babywearing 101 series. Whether you chose to wear your baby in the first or the latter, it is quite probable that you will have to choose a carrier one day, even if you want to use [...]

By |2019-04-28T21:56:37+02:00February 19th, 2019|About Babywearing|Comments Off on Babywearing 101, vol. 3.: Choosing a Carrier

Babywearing 101, vol. 2: Choosing Your First Wrap

If you decided to wear your baby in a wrap after considering all the pros and cons (that we have already discussed in the first part of our “Babywearing 101” series), it is possible that you are now quite perplexed about what to choose. So many options - colours, patterns, lengths, weights, blends… Someone [...]

By |2019-06-14T12:23:11+02:00January 29th, 2019|About Babywearing|Comments Off on Babywearing 101, vol. 2: Choosing Your First Wrap

Babywearing 101: A Wrap or a Carrier?

Some time ago, we published an article about potential risks of babywearing and the most common comments and objections the babywearing parents usually hear time to time. Now, we decided that the number of these articles, “About babywearing”, should be much higher - we are even planning on publishing a whole series of these [...]

By |2019-01-13T09:05:28+01:00January 13th, 2019|About Babywearing|Comments Off on Babywearing 101: A Wrap or a Carrier?

How to become a weaver in a few easy steps or Aloha, Honu!

Today, we have a slightly different article for you – we will introduce one wonderful hand-woven gem and also ˈMrs. Honuˈ; i.e. the lady whose hands wove the wrap, Erika Štěpánová. I must admit that I am not a HW wrap expert. We have already reviewed some (for example, Hopity, Cotton Cloud or AYU), [...]

By |2018-12-17T07:03:41+01:00December 17th, 2018|About Babywearing, Wrap Reviews|Comments Off on How to become a weaver in a few easy steps or Aloha, Honu!

Is Babywearing Potentially Harmful? – Myths and Legends about Ergonomic Babywearing

This article should have been here much sooner - in fact, it should have been here right at the beginnings of this blog. However, if you know about its existence and you came across this article, I assume that you have already decided on the main point - [...]

By |2018-09-09T15:42:42+02:00September 9th, 2018|About Babywearing|Comments Off on Is Babywearing Potentially Harmful? – Myths and Legends about Ergonomic Babywearing

How did babywearing with Helenka begin

I would like to describe how it happened that I became a wearer of my Helenka. The description will be quite extensive as I would like to remember everything as it happened. Indeed, I found out that the capacity of my brain is limited and that I tend to forget recent events (I blame [...]

By |2018-08-03T16:14:41+02:00August 2nd, 2018|About Babywearing|3 Comments
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