Video Tutorials & Instructions

Need a visual run down of how to use your sling or carrier? Would you like to learn some new skills?

Can’t find what you are after? Please do get in touch if you can not find what you need here.

Please Note

All videos and tutorials are used at your own risk, Practice any new carries with another adult present if possible, alternatively over a bed or sofa.
Experienced support is always the best option, at our library sessions or one to one assistance.
Always keep your child safe follow Safety Guidelines at all times, Check your baby regularly.

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How to use a Stretchy Wrap

Pocket Wrap Cross Carry (PWCC)

Feature Video – By Rosie Knowles Sheffield Sling Surgery
Wrap you in Love Video Tutorial with shoulder flips – Click Here
Photo Tutorial By Lifft Slings – Click Here.
Wrapping Rachel Video Tutorial – Click Here.

Front Wrap Cross Carry (FWCC)

A little more care and attention should be paid to tightening the passes securely, especially on the fourth video below due to the bunched passes.
Feature Video by Amy Wraps Babies.
Video Tutorial by Wrap you in Love. – Click Here.
Spread passes by Keep Calm and Carry Them – Click Here.
Bunched passes by The Sling Doctor – Click Here.

Front Carry Double Hammock (FCDH)

A little more care and attention should be paid to tightening the passes securely. Please note sling becomes a feeding aid, not a hands-free feeding position.

Feature Video by Lorette Michallon at Slingababy.
Pocket Style by Amy Wraps Babies – Click Here.
Pocket style & Feeding Aid by JPMBB – Click Here.

Poppins Front Carry

A little more care and attention should be paid to tightening the passes securely.

Feature Video by Amy Wraps Babies.

How to use a Close Caboo Carrier

Close Caboo Carrier – Chest to Chest & Hip Carry

Feature Video by Dr Rosie Knowles of Sheffield Sling Surgery 
Close Parent Instructional Video – Click Here.
Threading and using a Caboo by Slinging Around Sling Library – Click Here.

Front Double Hammock With a Close Caboo Carrier (FDH)

Feature Video by The Owl Tree 

How to use a Woven Wrap

Front Carries

Front Wrap Cross Carry (FWCC)

Feature Video by Wrap you in love.
Photo Tutorial by Sheffield Sling Library – Click Here.
Video tutorial with feeding position and readjustment by WrappingRachel – Click Here.
Video Tutorial by My Healthy Hive – Click Here.
FWCC Tied Under the Bum with a Short Wrap by Wrap you in Love – Click Here.
FWCC Tied at the Side with a Short Wrap by Dr Rosie Knowles Sheffield Sling Surgery – Click Here.

Kangaroo Carry

Feature Video by Wrapping Rachel
Video Tutorial Newborn Kangaroo Carry by Wrap you in Love – Click Here.

Semi Front Wrap Cross Carry

Feature Video by Dr Rosie Knowles from Sheffield Sling Surgery 
Video Tutorial with Nursing Position by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.

Half Front Wrap Cross Carry

Feature Video with a Sling Ring by Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial with Discrete Nursing by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.
Video Tutorial Tied at the Shoulder with Slipknot by Wrap You in Love – Click Here.

Front Cross Carry (FCC)

Feature Video by Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial With Discrete Nursing by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.
Video Tutorial Tied at the Shoulder by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.
Video Tutorial Knotless Variation by Slingababy – Click Here.

Short Cross Carry (SCC)

Feature Video ring variation by Wrap You in Love
Video Tutorial Tied at the Shoulder by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.

How to use a Woven Wrap

Hip Carries

Robin’s Hip Carry

Feature Video by Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial Pretied/Flipped by Wrap You in Love – Click Here.
Video Tutorial With a Sling Ring by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.

Poppin’s Hip Carry

Feature Video by Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial Short Wrap by Wrap You in Love – Click Here.
Video Tutorial by Dr Rosie Knowles Sheffield Sling Surgery – Click Here.

Hip Kangaroo Carry

Feature Video by Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial by LennyLamb – Click Here.
Video Tutorial with a Newborn by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here.

No No No Hip Carry

Feature Video By Dr Rosie Knowles Sheffield Sling Surgery.
Video Tutorial by Worthing Sling Library – Click Here.

Traditional Carry with a Slipknot

Feature Video Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial by Dr Rosie Knowles Sheffield Sling Surgery – Click Here.

Coolest Hip Carry

Feature Video by Wrap You in Love.
Video Tutorial by Dr Rosie Knowles Sheffield Sling Surgery – Click Here.

How to use a Woven Wrap

Back Carries

Rucksack Back Carry (Ruck)

Feature Video by Wrap You in Love
Hipscoot bt Amy Wraps Babies – Click Here
Rucksack Carry by LennyLamb – Click Here
Tips for a good seat by WrappingRachel – Click Here
Troubleshooting by TwiceLovedandModern – Click Here

Secure High Back Carry

Feature Video by South East Slings
Pre-tied Chest Belt by Wrap you in love – Click Here
SHBC by Wrapping Rachel – Click Here
Amy Wraps Babies – Click Here

Back Wrap Cross Carry (BWCC)

Feature Video by WrapYouInLove
Hipscoot bt Amy Wraps Babies – Click Here
BWCC for beginners by WrappingRachel – Click Here
BWCC with a chest belt by WrapYouInLove – Click Here

Double Hammock (DH)

Feature Video by Slingababy
Hipscoot by Amy Wraps Babies – Click Here
Wrap you in love basic DH – Click Here
Wrap you in love Short Wrap version – Click Here

How to use a Buckled Carrier

Front Carries

This is not an extensive list, We have added videos for a select amount that hopefully covers the fitment of most types of carriers.

Unstructured Buckled Carriers (Integra, Melliapis, Connecta)

Feature Video Newborn Carries by Sheffield Sling Surgery
Connecta Video by Connecta Baby – Click Here
Integra Video by Sheffield Sling Surgery – Click Here
Tips for Tightening an Integra by South East Slings – Click Here

Structured Buckled Carriers Adjustable Crossed Straps

Zensling Feature Video by South East Slings
Izmi Carrier – Click Here
Beco Gemini – Click Here

Structured Buckled Carriers Adjustable Ruck Straps

Tula Free to Grow Feature Video by Tula
Isara Baby Carrier – Click Here 
Jpmbb Physiocarrier – Click Here

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