Intermediate and Advanced Hip Carries

Hip Carries that Require a Long Wrap (Approximately Wrap Sizes 5-7)

Hip Wrap Cross Carry Tied at the Shoulder
This video by BWI of Atlanta shows how to do Hip Wrap Cross Carry, tied at the shoulder with a slipknot.  

Mid-Length Wrap Hip Carries (Approximately Wrap Sizes 3-5)

Coolest Hip Cross Carry
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to pre-tie Coolest Hip Cross Carry and pop baby in and out. The video shows how to tie a slipknot and how to adjust the carry.  
Coolest Hip Cross Carry
This video by BWI of SE PA shows how to do a coolest hip cross carry pretied. It also shows how to nurse in the carry by lowering and keeping baby upright.  
Coolest Hip Cross Carry with Reverse Passes
This video by BWI of Atlanta shows a variation of CHCC with reversed cross passes. This variation is slightly easier to adjust than the original variation.  
Hip Kangaroo
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows Hip Kangaroo with detailed instructions on the shoulder flip and strand by strand tightening. The video includes instructions for tying with both a short wrap and a longer wrap.  
Hip Kangaroo
This video by Steffany from BWI of O’ahu shows how to do Hip Kangaroo with an older baby. The video shows how to pull the pass up a slightly to give head support to a sleeping baby.  
Poppin’s Hip Carry
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows Poppin’s Hip Carry with detailed instructions on creating the pocket and strand by strand tightening.  
Poppin’s Hip Carry
This video by Rachel of BWI of Southern Maryland shows how to do Poppin’s Hip Carry with an older baby.  
Pretied Hip Reinforced Torso Rebozo
This video by Christina of BWI of the Merrimack Valley shows how to do a HRTR pre-tied.  

Short Wrap Front Carries (Approximately Wrap Sizes 1-3)

No Sew Ring Sling
This video by Leah from BWI of Delmarva shows how to create a ring sling with a short wrap and a pair of sling rings.  
No Sew Ring Sling
This video by Jan Heirtzler of Sleeping Baby Productions shows how to create a ring sling with a short length of fabric and a pair of sling rings. It also includes tips on selecting safe fabric and safe sling rings. It shows a method for creating a no sew ring sling where you thread the rings twice.
Rebozo with a Newborn
This video by Faith from BWI of Central New York shows how to tie a slipknot and how to do a rebozo front carry with a newborn. The carry is shown with the wrap folded in half.  
Rebozo with an Older baby
This video by Michelle from BWI of Atlanta, shows how to do a rebozo front or hip carry with an older baby. It also explains how to adjust the slipknot and tighten it. It shows how to rest baby on one knee while raising the entire knot as well as how to strand by strand tighten through the knot. It also shows how with a rebozo carry you feed the slack around to the back.

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Rebozo Photo-Tutorial. This photo-tutorial by BWI of Hampton Roads shows how to set up a rebozo carry, tie a slipknot, pop in the baby, and adjust.


Hip Wrap Cross Carry Tied at the Shoulder
This video by BWI of Atlanta shows how to do Hip Wrap Cross Carry, tied at the shoulder with a slipknot.