Wondering how to tidy up the long dangley straps on your baby carrier? Wishing those straps were shorter? Find that little elastic loop right at the end of the webbing Wind the strap up - folding from the end up to the length you would like the strap to be Use the elastic to fastenContinue reading "How to tidy up the long flappy straps on your baby carrier"
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How to perform a 'Pelvic Tilt' to ensure your baby is sitting comfortably in their baby carrier
Worried about how baby is sitting in their carrier? Worried about their hips? Or worried about red lines appearing on their legs after being in the carrier? The easiest way to ensure baby is sitting comfortably is to do a 'Pelvic Tilt'. This is where you slip your hands into the carrier and gently tiltContinue reading "How to perform a 'Pelvic Tilt' to ensure your baby is sitting comfortably in their baby carrier"
Lockdown Services and how to access carrier help and advice over the next month
The thing that broke my heart during the first national lockdown was all the new parents who suddenly found themselves completely bereft of all the normal help and support services that would normally be available to help them. As restrictions eased in July I met so many parents who had really struggled. As we enterContinue reading "Lockdown Services and how to access carrier help and advice over the next month"
Private Consults are back! In my garden with new Safety measures...
I am so excited that I can finally announce that face to face help is back! I have taken a few weeks to digest all guidelines and advice and find the best path to offer these again in way that reduces risk while still allowing parents to access crucial face to face help and theContinue reading "Private Consults are back! In my garden with new Safety measures..."
The Webshop is Here!
I am so excited to announce that the Sheen Slings webshop is here! For a long time it has been possible to purchase through us, but only to those coming along to a session, for a consultation or following a hire. Now it is easier than ever! You can browse our full collection online, checkContinue reading "The Webshop is Here!"
Cross Straps or Rucksack Straps? What is the difference?
Many carriers offer the option to wear the straps either crossed or rucksack style across the wearers back. However, parents often don't realise what this means and aren't sure which one to use. What is the difference The difference is best explained by looking at the graphic above. For crossed straps the straps cross overContinue reading "Cross Straps or Rucksack Straps? What is the difference?"
Why I don't think you should buy a baby to toddler carrier before your baby is born...
I love that babywearing has grown in popularity over the last few years! I see so many parents absolutely loving snuggling their little ones while getting stuff done... and it's fabulous. But one of the downsides of this growing popularity is baby carriers are now on almost all must have lists of things to buyContinue reading "Why I don't think you should buy a baby to toddler carrier before your baby is born..."