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Base Size Guide for Woven Wrap Baby Carriers

Ā  (Transcript: BASE SIZE GUIDE for woven wrap baby carriers Consider that the range of base sizes is 4 through 9. You and your little one's base size is the size in which you feel comfortable tying a double knot behind your back in FRONT WRAP CROSS CARRY (FWCC) a way of wearing the child on your front. <3 (heart) Step one: Be proud that your awesome body cares for and carries a baby/toddler.šŸ“(location symbol) - if possible, find a local baby wearing group or boutique where you can try on woven wraps.ā­(star): Not everyone has a local group. No problem. just a few questions will help locate your base size. FIRST GUESS: size 5 fits a petite wearer in...

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Everything I Needed to Know about Double Hammock, I Learned from Self-Wrapping

Did you know double hammock and front wrap cross carry are very nearly the same carry, just with baby in a different place? Think about it! This article is for for those just dipping their toes in the back-carry waters with a woven wrap, or those struggling with the nuances of a double hammock carry, and it contains a secret that I wish I had known years ago. You don't need a baby on your back to hone your back-carrying skills. In fact, a hybrid of with- and without-baby practice might be just what you need! You know what it's like. You're trying to remember the million things you learned from that video tutorial, but your baby has decided your...

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Monster Warning Tags on Wraps and Slings

"What is going on with these large warning tags on my Bijou Wear wrap/ring sling?"Wraps and slingsĀ sold by Bijou Wear are compliant with the stringent safety regulations for baby carriers that are expected to be passed in the US in late 2016.What does that mean? Our baby carriers have undergone rigorous third-party laboratory testing and meet or exceed U.S. standards. The regulations are not yet mandatory, but Bijou goes to the extra effort and expense to test to the standard. The large "Warning!" tags are part of this effort to be compliant. They will be required on all woven wraps and ring slings next year.WeĀ started in 2015Ā with our very first sling. It's part of our assurance to you that we...

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Eco2cottonĀ®

Bijou Wear is the first woven wrap company to offer the recycled fiber Eco2cottonĀ®. Only available on our website BijouWear.com ! Recycling clippings from cotton garments in factories reduces waste, reduces the demand for water-thirsty cotton plants, and since most of theĀ yarns are not redyed, reduces pollutants and water waste from the dyeing process. It's a fiber you can feel good about and feel good wearing! For more information, seeĀ eco2cotton.com And to see great fan photos and hear their opinions, please join the Bijou Wear chatter group Bijou Buzz on Facebook!

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LP Blast

"TheĀ LPĀ (Long Play), or 33Ā 1ā„3Ā rpm microgroove vinyl record, is a format for phonograph (gramophone) records, an analog sound storage medium." -- Wikipedia Why "Blast LP"? Because it looks like broken records. Crossed with spin art. Then tie dyed. Woven into something outrageously cool in a very rock-and-roll sort of way.Ā  We're going to need sunglasses for this.Ā  But get them on quickly! Stock is dwindling. If you can't find your preferred size at BijouWear.com then check out our Hawaiian retail partner www.HikingwithKeiki.com -- they still have a small fewĀ on the shelves, too!Ā 

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