Tag: wrap reviews

Sapling Birch: Because Trees!

Summer’s here, and Poe Wovens is sneak releasing its super-limited Summer Spectrum Collection: 3 patterns, available only in sizes 3, 4, and 6. After a large run of Harlequin, Poe co-owners Nancy and Jessica decided to go with a more…

Tekhni Arche

First of all: It’s Ar-kay, people. Make sure you say it right in Phoenix. Didn’t know the International Babywearing Conference is in Phoenix this year? That’s good: it means you’re the target audience for Tekhni’s new budget line. Alisa DeMarco…

It’s Unicorn Hair: SilverSpun Paige

The fair-trade centaur collective in the Forbidden Forest finally came through. I got a wrap with actual unicorn hair. That is, if by “fair-trade centaur collective” I mean Silver Lining Slings, and by “Forbidden Forest”, I mean North Carolina (Wake…

Harlequin Redux: Platine

I’ve admitted I don’t much like the Harlequin pattern. It’s too jester-y for me, a strange place between too busy and not ornate enough. But I’m in the minority. Poe’s aesthetic is intentionally Middle American: Nancy’s a former Marine, and…

Wonder Woven Review: Montijello

The handwoven wrap craze has exploded. Every week, new weavers pop up, and every week, mamas (and the market) flock to a different one. Weavers flog wraps, open and swiftly close custom lists, sneak-release, try hard to be the Next…