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TogetherBe
Melissa Radcliffe, owner of TogetherBe, has lots of new news to share with TBW readers! Read on to learn about new products in development, new products already available - and even a new family member!
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Peanut Shell
Alicia Shaffer is the owner of Peanut Shell, a manufacturer of pouch-style slings and numerous other baby-related items. Read our spotlight and discover how Alicia balances family and business.
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Peanut Shell Website | Vendor Reviews | Product Reviews
Hugamonkey
Leah Higginbotham is the owner of Hugamonkey, a manufacturer of affordable pouch slings. Read our article and learn about the beautiful place Leah calls home,
her wonderful family, and how her business fits into it all. More...

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Wrapsody
Kristi Hayes, wrapper extraordinaire, is founder and owner of Wrapsody, a manufacturer of woven and stretchy wraps. Read about Kristi's whirlwind life and her amazing babywearing feat: carrying three children at once!
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Wrapsody Website | Vendor Reviews
UpMama Spotlight
Corrine Mahar-Sylvestre is the owner of UpMama, a Canadian manufacturer of ring slings. Read our spotlight and learn about Corrine's zealous passion for all things related to birth, babies and babywearing and how she can't stop herself from helping new parents grow more comfortable taking care of their babies. More...

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Hosa
Yoonjung and Rosa Rhee are the owners of Hosausa, a vendor of chunei: a unique Korean babycarrier. Read our spotlight and learn about their business and babywearing journeys.

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Hosa Website | Hosa Vendor Reviews | Hosa Product Reviews

Shauna's World
Dagmar Klosenski is the founder, owner and operator of Shauna's World, a distributor of babycarriers and other baby and child-oriented products. Read our spotlight on Shauna's World for an exclusive peak at the whirlwind life of balancing family and business.

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Optave Inc
Optave Inc is a family-run baby carrier manufacturer. Read our spotlight and learn how owners Angela and Scott work together to keep their business running like clockwork. Read more...

Optave Website | Active Mom Carriers Website | Action Baby Carriers Website | Vendor Reviews | Product Reviews
Bronwen handcrafted Spotlight
Bronwen Eastman de Gonzalez is a New York mom and founder of Bronwen handcrafted. Read about how she started her business and how special babywearing is to her.

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ERGObaby Spotlight
Karin Frost is the owner of ERGObaby, one of the biggest names in babywearing business today. Learn how Karin started her business and made it the successful company it is today.

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Baby Bisou
Kathleen Kubricky is the owner of Baby Bisou, a brand new vendor of soft-structured baby carriers. Read about Kathleen's inspiration and how she uses her business to support a wonderful charity.

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Z'fina

Learn more about Z'fina, a manufacturer of an assortment of lovely pouch-style slings, including a dad-friendly line.
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Baby Buddha
Alison Cross and Paula Violiare the co-founders of Baby Buddha, a Canadian company producing stretchy baby carriers. Read our article to learn about how they are creating a healthy and sustainable company they love to work for… More...


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HUGS (Help Us Give Slings)
Jun-Nicole Matsushita is the founder of HUGS: Help Us Give Slings Tsunami and Earthquake Aid to Mothers in Indonesia. Read our article to learn about Jun-Nicole's amazing vision and inspiration to aid parents in Indonesia, still very much in need, and how she balances her family life with her endeavors. More...

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Baby aWEARness
Cindy Urbanc owns Baby aWEARness, a babywearing boutique and online shop based in Hawaii. Read our article to learn how Cindy combines babywearing advocacy and midwifery in an idyllic setting of waterfalls and beaches. More...

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Sleepy Wrap
Elizabeth Antunovic is the owner of Sleepy Wrap, a manufacturer of stretchy wraparound carriers. Read our article to learn about how she and her husband run their business while traveling the world, including a babywearing adventure on a camel! More...


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Along for the Ride
Kristen Gallagher, owner of online shop Along for the Ride, has two very exciting new additions to her life. Read our article and learn all about them! More...

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Bambino to Go
Emily Harris runs Bambino to Go, a London-based website selling TINOKIS babycarriers. Read our interview with Emily and learn how babywearing and filmmaking go hand in hand for Emily and her family! More...

Bambino to Go Website | Bambino to Go Reviews
Tender Cargo
Christine Kramer, president of Tender Cargo, talks to us about her business, how she got started babywearing, and her optimism about the future of babywearing. More...

Tender Cargo Website | Tender Cargo Reviews
Little Willow
Meet Kristin and Paul Rainey, owners of Little Willow, a retail store in New Jersey, and read about the benefits and challenges of selling babycarriers in a store, such as keeping your toddler from rearranging all your merchandise!
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Lemon Balm Essentials
Melissa Gentile owns Lemon Balm Essentials, a retailer of new and used wraps. We’re delighted to have her talk to us again about her business and love of babywearing.
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Calin Bleu
Anne Dhir runs Calin Bleu, retailer of stylish, trendy wraparound babycarriers. Learn how frequent trips to the fabric store to make wraps evolved into a thriving business, why Scotland is an ideal place to live, and the rewards and challenges of babywearing advocacy.
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QuirkyBaby
Jane McClintock, owner of QuirkyBaby, tells us about how she's gone from attorney to mom and business owner. Read about how her research-oriented background has enriched her business operations, and how relocating her family has meant spreading the babywearing word to a new area. More...

QuirkyBaby Website | Quirky Baby Reviews
McKinley Kid
Larissa Wright-Elson is the owner of McKinley Kid, an online babywearing store based out of Anchorage, Alaska. Read our interview and discover that her corner of Alaska is not as cold as you think it is, and how McKinley Kid is helping to spread the word about babywearing to her local community. More...

McKinley Kid Website | McKinley Kid Reviews

Chic Tots
Meet Chic Tots founder and designer, Michele Good, as she discusses her babywearing journey, her business evolution, and how Chic Tots is a tribute to inspirational mothers everywhere.
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Chic Tots Website | Chic Tots Reviews

Piece of Cloth
Jennifer Novotny is the owner of Piece of Cloth, a retailer offering carriers for sale as well as sophisticated dye services. Read about Jennifer's busy business, and why a daily stop at Starbucks is a must! More...

Piece of Cloth Website | Piece of Cloth Reviews at TBW

TogetherBe LLC
Melissa Radcliffe is the owner and founder of TogetherBe LLC, a manufacturer of unique babywearing outerwear. Read about Melissa's unusual background, her family and how she balances work and fun. More...

TogetherBe Reviews at TBW | TogetherBe Website 

Bittebror
Silje Høvik is the owner and founder of Bittebror, a Norwegian online shop offering a variety of mei tais and other baby-related items. Read about how Silje's inspiration to start her business, how it has grown, her family and her plans for the future! More...


Bittebror Website | Bittebror Reviews
Attached to Baby
Angela McCormick is the owner of Attached to Baby, an online store selling an exhaustive variety of babycarriers and babywearing-related items. Read about how Angela's business has grown, her plans for the future and how she balances work and family! More...


Attached to Baby Vendor Reviews | Attached to Baby Website
Sobebabies, Inc.
Ellen Sandoval is the owner of Sobebabies, Inc., an online store selling baby carriers and much more! Read how Ellen integrates family and work, her views on babywearing, and then feel free to ask her any questions you'd like!

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Bundleboo
Rebekah Gonzales is he owner of Bundleboo, a retailer of versatile 10-in-1 wrap-style babycarriers. Read about Rebekah's business, her love of babywearing and how she combines her business and family life!

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Oopa Baby
Amy Abreu is the owner of Oopa Baby, a retailer of stylish, unique ring slings. Read about Amy's business, her family, and her thoughts on babywearing!

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Divas N Babes
Tonjia Coverdale, owner of Divas N Babes, tells us about her business, her family life, and her views on babywearing.


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Comfy Joey
Ayesha Ghatala, owner of Comfy Joey, tells us about her business, her family life, and her views on babywearing.

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The Mommy MarketPlace

Amy Kirk is the owner of The Mommy MarketPlace, a retailer of baby carriers, cloth diapers, soaps, toys, clothing, shoes... and lots of other goodies! Read about Amy's business, her family, and her thoughts on babywearing!

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Rumplebums

Visit with Lucy Coleman, owner of Rumplebums, as she talks to us about her business selling and manufacturing baby carriers.

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Simply Slings

Jennie Paige, owner of Simply Slings, talks to us about her business selling baby carriers and babywearing accessories. Read about Jennie's business, family and her work with her local NINO group.

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Mamma's Milk

Jude Kuipers, owner of Mamma's Milk, talks to us about her business manufacturing an adjustable pouch-style baby carrier, and discusses the other unique offerings of her business.

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Hands Free Baby

Karen Tuscano, owner of Hands Free Baby, talks to us about her business selling baby carriers and accessories, shares about her family, and gives us her thoughts on babywearing advocacy.

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Hip Bundles

Jennifer Gordon, owner of Hip Bundles, tells us about her experience with selling carriers, manufacturing the Inuit Amautik, teaching babywearing classes, hanging out with her family, and the great outdoors!

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Lemon Balm Essentials

Melissa Gentile, owner of Lemon Balm Essentials, talks to us about selling wraps, playing with wraps, wearing wraps, and loving wraps! A perfect opportunity to learn about wrap minutia from an expert!

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Sakura Bloom

Lynne Banach and Carole McGranahan, owners of Sakura Bloom, talk about their journey as a manufacturer of lucious silk ring slings.

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Along for the Ride
Kristen Gallagher, owner of Along for a Ride, tells us about her business, her family life, and her views on babywearing. More...

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3Tree Design
Michelle Schlensker owns 3Tree Design, an online shop focused on bringing products to the modern family that are eco-friendly, comfortable and affordable. Read our interview to learn more about Michelle's life as a busy mom in Southern California as well as her early experiences as a worn child in Korea. More...

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