March Slingmeet – Wrap style carriers
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March Slingmeet – Wrap style carriers

Friday 7th March 10 – 12pm The Southern Cross Bar and Restaurant 39 Abel Smith St, Te Aro (In the “Guest Room”) This month’s presentation is “Wrap Style Carriers″ Wrap style carriers are the jack-of-all-trades when it comes to babywearing: they distribute the weight of the baby over shoulders and back, adapt to all sizes of … Continue reading

Heart to Heart Stretchy Wrap available in our library
BWW Library / Stretchy Wraps

Heart to Heart Stretchy Wrap available in our library

The Heart to Heart wrap is one of the stretchy wrap carriers available to hire from the Babywearing Wellington library. The team at Heart to Heart generously donated this gorgeous wrap to the library last year. Check them out at http://www.babywrap.co.nz I have one of these wraps myself, which was perfect for my little lass … Continue reading

Skin2skin wraps now available at the BWW library
BWW Library / Reviews / Stretchy Wraps

Skin2skin wraps now available at the BWW library

We’re happy to announce some other recent additions to our carrier library – two beautiful Skin2Skin stretchy wraps donated by Rhian at Skin2Skin. Rhian aims to provide pretty and stylish wraps at affordable prices. Perfect for style-conscious mums on any budget! The first wrap that Rhian has donated is a reversible one in the colourway Bright Blue … Continue reading

Popit wraps now available in the BWW library
BWW Library / Reviews / Stretchy Wraps

Popit wraps now available in the BWW library

Amy from Popit Wrap www.popit.co.nz has generously donated one of her stretchy wraps in aqua/black to our carrier library. So we thought it would be a good opportunity to review it. Popit Wraps are 100% NZ designed and made. They’re made from 100% light weight cotton knit which only has width wise stretch for more support and … Continue reading

March slingmeet – Stretchy wraps
BWW Library / Past Slingmeet Topics / Reviews / Stretchy Wraps

March slingmeet – Stretchy wraps

Stretchy wraps tend to be 4.5-5.5 meters long and made from a knit jersey or interlock fabric. They can me made from natural or synthetic fibres, though natural fibres like cotton have the advantage of being more breathable. Fabric with any spandex or lycra content will tend to be very stretchy – carriers which are 100% … Continue reading