Having seen so many prams and strollers around in baby fairs and in the streets of Singapore (and even when we travel around the world), we've noticed that more and more moms (and dads yay!) have been baby-wearing and baby-carrying.
Some prefer the simple cloth scarves, some prefer the preformed baby carriers and some prefer the sling - the question is which is better?
This article covers specificly on baby-carrying (we have all three types haha) because baby carriers have so many advantages:
We're not kidding when we say that there is so many models, sizes and companies out there that manufacture and sells baby carriers...so how can any one choose their baby carriers?
It also depends if fathers are also going to use the same baby carrier too, so we need to consider the use and comfort of the users:
Item #6 is often underlooked, especially when baby carriers are shared between spouses (father-mother-others). You see, some carriers are for taller/larger individuals, and some are smaller, and some for wider etc - if you are sharing carriers, please always go with the person you are sharing the carrier with so that he/she can also test and try to see how the baby carrier fits on them.
The person wearing the carrier shouldn't feel any restrictions or discomfort or pains when wearing it, even after 1 or more hours (excluding fatigue from carrying baby weight around). When baby carrier is poor-fitting, it can cause: