Category: budget babywearing

Keppeke Cubes Review

** BONUS! Just in time for this review, 5 Minute Recess has put all their Keppekes on super sale! Go check out the amazing deals! ** A few years ago, woven wraps were prohibitively expensive for many families. Yes, you…

Cwtch Review – And a Giveaway!

Visit Manic Pixie Dream Mama on Facebook to win! Once my stash was almost totally wool wraps. True story: while I was heavily pregnant with Baby Bear, in the middle of the summer, I fell head-over-heels for woolies. They’re bouncy. They’re…

Cari Slings: Double Helix Review

Newsflash: I like baby wraps. I also like science, and I like clever, clean aesthetics. All this would make you think that when I bumped into Cari Slings at MommyCon, I ran off into the sunset clutching Double Helix. Wrong.…

trade it

You’re too poor to churn wraps. Or you don’t want to waste the time purchasing, or you want to share the love with friends, or you know you’ll never ever ever get your grubby paws on the highly-sought-after, legacy-only, unicorn-mane-and-elf-toehair…

DidyTai: You Need One.

If you only want one baby carrier, buy a mei tai. Yes, woven wraps will always have my heart, because I’m a fabric geek, and I love textiles, and I had a blanky as a little kid and I think…

Avoid a Swamp Scam in Ten Easy Steps

It’s called The Swamp for a reason. Back in the halcyon days of The Babywearer.com, before the advent of Facebook babywearing, there weren’t many scammers. This isn’t because of some hippie good vibes – there weren’t many babywearers around to…

Rebozo Wraps … And a Giveaway!

“Traditional carrier” is a problematic term in the babywearing world. We use it to refer, generally, to babywearing methods that predate Didymos and Snugli-type carriers in Europe and the Americas. Excepting the welsh shawl carry, most of these methods are…