Choosing a babycarrier can seem a daunting task. We have compiled a series of articles and charts to help make that choice easier. To become thoroughly well-versed, you may also like to find out about using different types of babycarriers.
Babywearing Positions Chart* A chart showing which types of babycarrier can be used to carry your baby in each position.Comparison of Carriers* Ratings of different types of babycarrier on many characteristics.
General Babywearing Articles
Babywearing positions* discusses the positions that are developmentally appropriate for your baby's age.Glossary* of babywearing terms will help you if you are just starting out.Safe Babywearing* Suggestions about choosing (and using) a babycarrier safely.What type of babycarrier is right for me? * A brief guide with plenty of issues to consider.Wraparound Carriers* what are they and do I need one?Beyond the Bjorn - How and Why to Babywear - by UmmIbrahim, hosted at www.muslimaat.info, a site geared toward Muslim women
Special Interest Articles
BabyWearing for Dads* Paulus's experiences wearing his son with loads of tips for choosing a babycarrier for dads and men in general.Babywearing While Pregnant* Kristen DeRocha shares her experiences.Babywearing While Traveling* Olga relates her travels and offers strategies and tips for travel by airplane or train.Babywearing While Hiking* Olga imparts some common sense tips and information for babywearing off-road.Disabled and older carriers A guide to babycarriers by ricability.org including reviews of a small list of carriers.Kmom's Baby Carriers for Big Moms Guide for plus size folk including reviews and comparisons. (This site has many other great pages for pregnancy, birth and post-partum for plus-sized mums).Plus Sizes* Adrienne has put together some good advice on choosing (and using) a babycarrier.Pouches and Slings* Darien discusses the pros and cons of pouches and slings.Babywearing and Multiples* LaRee's tips on why, what and how.Babywearing and Multiples Part 2 (older babies & toddlers)* More from LaRee.Babywearing after a C-section