While the Caboo comes already threaded, you may need to re-thread following washing or if it becomes very twisted. Here is how to do it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vq2jb6Jt9Dw Start by finding the cross and placing this on your back with the two rings hanging down behind your back and the long straps coming up over your shoulders … Continue reading How to thread a Close Parent Caboo
Since I compared the Caboo Lite, Plus and Organic back in 2016, Close Parent has revamped all three models with slightly different fabrics. Much of what I wrote in the original article (which you can read here), is still true! But with a few very small changes! So here is my new updated comparison, this … Continue reading Which Caboo? Lite, Blend or Organic (2019 updated version!)
The Close Caboo is an excellent and very popular newborn specialist baby carrier, it's a hugely popular option both in the library and the webshop. I have blogged before about its pros and cons and compared the different models available. Here I wanted to focus on what you can do with it! Most people only … Continue reading 9 Ways to Wear a Close Caboo
Probably seems a little harsh to say about a pretty decent, ergonomic, simple carrier aimed at newborns but I don’t generally recommend the Baby K’Tan for one simple reason - It’s sized. It does not adjust to fit different sized parents, instead you need to buy the correct size to fit you. There are a … Continue reading Why I don’t recommend the Baby K’Tan
Today Rachel turns 3 months old, marking the end of the 4th trimester. As she leaves the newborn period behind, these were my favourite carriers to use with her during her newborn phase; 1. Hana Baby stretchy wrap - I just love stretchy wraps for those early days. Super soft, easy to tie, easy to pop … Continue reading My favourite Newborn carriers
First time I was handed a Caboo I had a bit of a "But what is it??!?" moment? Is it a stretchy? A ring sling? A carrier or what?! Officially it is a 'Stretchy Hybrid'. This means it is like a stretchy wrap in terms of the material used and the way baby is carried once in … Continue reading What is a Caboo?