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This page has links to instructions for the carriers currently in the Library collection. If you’re interested, also browse the relevant manufacturer’s site for more detailed and comprehensive information. Another great place to look for carrier and sling instructions is YouTube – try searching for your carrier by name, or in the case of woven wraps, search for the name of a particular tying method to find videos.
Woven Wrap Instructions
These two sites have excellent picture and video instructions for a wide range of woven wrap carries and techniques:
Though each brand of woven wrap will have its own instructions, the quality and clarity of these varies massively. In the main list below I’ve linked each brand that has some online anyway, but would advise you to search on Natural Mamas or the sites I’ve linked above for better and more comprehensive instructions.
Ring Sling and Pouch Instructions
There’s a great selection of instruction videos for Ring Slings and Pouches arranged by age and position on the Zolowear website here: How to Wear your Sling or Pouch
The following Youtube playlist from Slingababy is also very useful: Ring Slings
Stretchy Wraps & Hybrids
Connecta Baby/Toddler Carrier
ErgoBaby 360 Omni
ErgoBaby 360 Omni Cool Air
Izmi Baby Carrier
Izmi Toddler Carrier
Je Porte Mon Bebe Physio
KiBi Baby Carrier
LilleBaby Complete All Seasons
Rose & Rebellion Baby Carrier
Tula Baby Carrier
Tula Free To Grow
Asian Style Carriers (Meh Dai)
Bara Barn Ring Sling
Didymos Ring Sling
It’s Not Spaghetti Ring Sling
Hoppediz Ring Sling
Framed Back Pack Carriers
LittleLife UltraLight Convertible
Instructions for Other Carriers (in alphabetical order by brand):
Didymos Woven Wrap Tying Methods and a useful table showing what carries you can do with each wrap length
Ellaroo Wrap Instructions
Hoppediz Woven Wraps: The Art of Carrying – These photo instructions are very useful and cover a wide range of woven wrap carries. There’s also further information about babywearing on the Hoppediz website.
Natibaby Woven Wrap Carrying Methods
Oscha Slings Woven Wraps How To Carry – a clear and concise set of instructions for the main basic wrap carries.
Storchenweige Woven Wrap Tying Instructions
- Includes the option of a front facing outwards carrying position – we don’t recommend you use these carrying positions regularly or for long periods. See Outwards Facing Carry Positions for more information.
Instructions for Accessories
Sling Rings: Threading a no sew ring sling