Beginner Carries

Front Carries

Newborn Front Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Tooralei, Kathy Heffern, Babywearing consultant shows how to do a Front Wrap Cross Carry with a newborn and includes how to strand by strand tighten the wrap and a discussion of newborn positioning in a wrap.
Newborn Front Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Tooralei, Kathy Heffern, Babywearing consultant shows how to do a Front Wrap Cross Carry with a newborn and includes how to strand by strand tighten the wrap and a discussion of newborn positioning in a wrap.
Newborn Front Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Tooralei, Kathy Heffern, Babywearing consultant shows how to do a Front Wrap Cross Carry with a newborn and includes how to strand by strand tighten the wrap and a discussion of newborn positioning in a wrap.
Newborn Front Wrap Cross Carry
This video by BWI of SE PA shows how to do a front wrap cross carry with a newborn and includes tips for tightening and newborn head support. It also includes a detailed discussion of newborn positioning and babywearing safety.
Newborn Front Wrap Cross Carry
This video by BWI of SE PA shows how to do a front wrap cross carry with a newborn and includes tips for tightening and newborn head support. It also includes a detailed discussion of newborn positioning and babywearing safety.
Newborn Front Wrap Cross Carry
This video by BWI of SE PA shows how to do a front wrap cross carry with a newborn and includes tips for tightening and newborn head support. It also includes a detailed discussion of newborn positioning and babywearing safety.
Front Wrap Cross Carry with an Older Baby
This video by Meredith from BWI of New Haven shows how to do FWCC with an older baby. It includes detailed instruction on tightening the horizontal pass and how to tighten each strand of the wrap. It also includes options for tying off the wrap including a twist under the bum, leaving the cross passes bunched, and spreading (or partially spreading) the cross passes.
Front Wrap Cross Carry with an Older Baby
This video by Meredith from BWI of New Haven shows how to do FWCC with an older baby. It includes detailed instruction on tightening the horizontal pass and how to tighten each strand of the wrap. It also includes options for tying off the wrap including a twist under the bum, leaving the cross passes bunched, and spreading (or partially spreading) the cross passes.
Front Wrap Cross Carry with an Older Baby
This video by Meredith from BWI of New Haven shows how to do FWCC with an older baby. It includes detailed instruction on tightening the horizontal pass and how to tighten each strand of the wrap. It also includes options for tying off the wrap including a twist under the bum, leaving the cross passes bunched, and spreading (or partially spreading) the cross passes.
Front Wrap Cross Carry and Pocket Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Michelle from BWI of Atlanta shows how to do both Front Wrap Cross Carry and Pocket Wrap Cross Carry. It includes tons of tips for tightening and adjusting the carry.

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Front Cross Carry Photo Tutorial. This photo tutorial by BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to pre-tie front cross carry, put baby in, adjust, and take baby out.

Hip Carries

Hip Cross Carry
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do hip cross carry with a 6 month old baby. This is shown first as a carry tied around baby and then as a poppable hip carry.
Hip Cross Carry
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do hip cross carry with a 6 month old baby. This is shown first as a carry tied around baby and then as a poppable hip carry.
Hip Cross Carry
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do hip cross carry with a 6 month old baby. This is shown first as a carry tied around baby and then as a poppable hip carry.
Hip Cross Carry Fully Pretied
This video by BWI of Atlanta shows how to do hip cross carry fully pre-tied and then pop in the baby. It also includes a shoulder cap trick for making the carry more comfortable.
Hip Cross Carry Fully Pretied
This video by BWI of Atlanta shows how to do hip cross carry fully pre-tied and then pop in the baby. It also includes a shoulder cap trick for making the carry more comfortable.
Hip Cross Carry Fully Pretied
This video by BWI of Atlanta shows how to do hip cross carry fully pre-tied and then pop in the baby. It also includes a shoulder cap trick for making the carry more comfortable.
Hip Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Rachel of BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do hip wrap cross carry with a woven wrap. This carry is just like Front Wrap Cross Carry, but adjusted to the hip.
Hip Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Rachel of BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do hip wrap cross carry with a woven wrap. This carry is just like Front Wrap Cross Carry, but adjusted to the hip.
Hip Wrap Cross Carry
This video by Rachel of BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do hip wrap cross carry with a woven wrap. This carry is just like Front Wrap Cross Carry, but adjusted to the hip.
Simple Hip Carry
This video by Michelle from BWI of Atlanta shows how to do simple hip carry with a short woven wrap.

Back Carries

Making a Seat
This video by Faith of BWI of Central NY shows how to make a great seat with a woven wrap back carry. It also shows how to do a Rucksack carry as well as how to make sure that the seat stays pinned under the cross passes of the carry.
Rucksack with Tips for Leg-Straightening Babies
This video by Rachel from BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do a ruck tied in front. It includes tips for making a good seat and for holding the seat in place while wrapping if the baby tries to straighten his or her legs while wrapping.
Making a Seat
This video by Faith of BWI of Central NY shows how to make a great seat with a woven wrap back carry. It also shows how to do a Rucksack carry as well as how to make sure that the seat stays pinned under the cross passes of the carry.
Rucksack with Tips for Leg-Straightening Babies
This video by Rachel from BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do a ruck tied in front. It includes tips for making a good seat and for holding the seat in place while wrapping if the baby tries to straighten his or her legs while wrapping.
Making a Seat
This video by Faith of BWI of Central NY shows how to make a great seat with a woven wrap back carry. It also shows how to do a Rucksack carry as well as how to make sure that the seat stays pinned under the cross passes of the carry.
Rucksack with Tips for Leg-Straightening Babies
This video by Rachel from BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do a ruck tied in front. It includes tips for making a good seat and for holding the seat in place while wrapping if the baby tries to straighten his or her legs while wrapping.
Rucksack
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva demonstrates a Rucksack back carry. Using a santa toss method to get baby on back and creating a seat. It also shows how to secure the seat and tie off at the waist and tying Tibetan.
Rucksack
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva demonstrates a Rucksack back carry. Using a santa toss method to get baby on back and creating a seat. It also shows how to secure the seat and tie off at the waist and tying Tibetan.
Rucksack
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva demonstrates a Rucksack back carry. Using a santa toss method to get baby on back and creating a seat. It also shows how to secure the seat and tie off at the waist and tying Tibetan.
Back Wrap Cross Carry with a Chestbelt
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a chestbelt and a toddler.

f15a23_Photos_64pxPhoto-tutorial Showing How to Make a Seat in a Woven Wrap Back Carry. This photo-tutorial by BWI of Southern Maryland shows one method for making a seat in a woven wrap back carry. It includes a tip for changing your hand position to make it easier to reach while making the seat.

 

 


This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a chestbelt and a toddler.
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a younger baby  
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a chestbelt and a toddler.
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a younger baby  
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a chestbelt and a toddler.
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to do a back wrap cross carry with a younger baby  
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to to a DRS2S back carry with a chestbelt to secure baby right away. The video also shows options for tying off with a shorter wrap.
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to to a DRS2S back carry with a chestbelt to secure baby right away. The video also shows options for tying off with a shorter wrap.
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to to a DRS2S back carry with a chestbelt to secure baby right away. The video also shows options for tying off with a shorter wrap.
This video by Christina of BWI of the Merrimack Valley shows how to do a DRS2S by starting baby on the hip, making a seat, and tying the chestbelt. After this, she scoots baby to the back and finishes the carry.