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Wraparound Slings

We currently stock the following wraps:
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Stretchy wraps

Woven Wraps

 

About Wraparound Slings

A wraparound sling (known as a "wrap") is the most versatile type of sling. It is basically a long piece of material that can be wrapped and tied in different ways to provide a supportive and secure carry for any age of baby or toddler. With a wrap you can wear your child on your front, back or hip in a variety of different carrying positions. These slings are ideal for parents wishing to share a sling. Wraps are generally split into two categories: those made from stretchy material and those made from woven material. For more detailed information on wraps see our "Sling Advice" section.

 

JPMBB Stretchy Wraps

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These beautiful french wraps are the creme de la creme of stretchy wraps. Made from 95% cotton and 5% Spandex, these luxurious wraps are soft and breathable. The wrap moulds to baby's body like a second layer, holding him or her close to you effortlessly. The fabric is exclusively knit for JPMBB and is not comparable to other stretchy wraps. In fact the density of the wraps is the same as high quality woven wraps (300gr/m2 - twice that of regular stretchy wraps) making it suitable for children weighing 2-14kg (newborn to toddler).


The dye and processes used in the making of this wrap are Okotex 100 certified. As with all stretchy wraps, you can pre-tie the JPMBB wrap, put it on you and then pop baby inside. This means you can put baby in and out as often as you like during the day without having to re-do the knot. The wrap is 5m long and 70cm wide meaning that it truly is one size fits all. Tutorial videos can be found in our advice section (click here).

All JPMBB carriers comply with the safety standard NF EN 13209-2

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JPMBB Dark Green Pistacio JPMBB Elephant Elephant
JPMBB Dark Brown Fuschia

JPMBB Charcoal Grey Olive

JPMBB Midnight Blue Black JPMBB Charcoal Grey Black

 

 


Click here to see english videos on how to use the JPMBB Wrap
Breast feeding in a JPMBB.

 

If you are unfamiliar with how to wear a wrap, please don't hesitate to contact us in advance so that we can help you decide if it is the right choice for you and your baby.
You may also wish to try one out before you buy it. . Please see the renting section of our website for further details.Click for sling hire

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JPMBB Basic Wraps

The new JPMBB basic stretchy wrap is a quality low cost wrap from the popular JPMBB Brand. While similar in style to the calssic JPMBB wrap it is made from a ligher material.

Ideal as a second JPMBB carrier for the summer months!

Age Birth to light toddler
Positions Front and hip
Breastfeeding possible Yes
Safety EN13209-2 Soft Carriers Certified
Cost €44.00 and €48.00 (tattoo optoins)

 

What do Koalacubs think of this new Wrap?

Of course we tried it out as soon as it arrived. Love the nice strong colours. It is difficult not to compare it directly with the classic JPMBB even though it is not intended to be a direct alternative. The wrap is much lighter partly due to being a little shorter (by about 400mm) and the absence of the front pocket but the material used is also lighter. It isn't quite long enough to tie at the front (if you are a larger build) and while tying behind your back is not unusual for a carrier, it is a slight inconvenience (however having less material to manage also has its plus side)..

The wrap needs a little more care to get it tight enough to hold baby snuggly, however, once baby was in place she was very happy and felt perfectly secure. The lighter material is great for the summer and would be ideal for holidays in the sun as it will fold away nicely and keep baby cooler. We can see that the lighter material might not be as supportive for an older heavier child but it works fine for our 3 month old.

The fabric has a different feel to the classic JPMBB and is not as soft out of the packet.

The wrap seems similar to the Boba wrap but the Boba is possibly very slightly lighter and softer.

The price is great , approaching half the cost of the classic JPMBB so it might work out as a good summer companion for the classic wrap, particularly for a younger child.

 

Retro Blue Retro Blue Tattoo
Almost Black

Misty Green Tattoo (click the image to see tattoo)

Misty Green Pearl
NB: At the moment the instructions for the JPMBB basic wrap are only available in French as this is such a new wrap and the instructions have not yet been translated. The images in the instructions are however easy to follow and there are videos on our website (see the classic JPMBB wrap section above)
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Storchenwiege

Storchenwiege wraps are very practical, versatile slings. Storchenwiege has a unique weaving method which ensures that the wraps are supportive enough to carry older toddlers, whilst still being soft enough for a newborn This sling is shrink-resistant and can be washed at up to 60°C without losing it's shape (but should not be put in the tumble-dryer). This sling was developed and tested with midwives and babywearing experts and comes with a complete set of illustrated instructions showing you the full range of carrying positions - front, hip and back.

Storchenwiege wraps are 100% Oeko-Tex certified,cotton. The dyes used are non toxic and contain no heavy metals. Because of the sling's stable quality, Storchenwiege give two years' guarantee when used in accordance with the manufacturer's care and usage recommendations.

We currently stock this wrap in 2 sizes: 4.1 m and 4.6 m. Most people find 4.6m wrap to be the ideal length but some petite users may find the 4.1m to be a better length for them (the size is chosen to suit the wearer, not the baby).

 

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Leo Bordeaux Anna (4.6m)
Ulli (4.6m) Inka (4.6m)
 
Leo Natural (4.6m)  

 

Colours

Callin Bleu Gauze Wraps

These cool baby wraps are 100% natural cotton gauze. The lightweight yet strong fabric is perfect for all seasons. It spreads the weight evenly around your back, both shoulders and hips, making it easy to carry your baby from birth to toddler. Stay cool with your baby close to you indoors and out. Great for summer, and convenient throughout the year. You will stay comfortable when carrying your baby round the house, on public transport, or in shopping centres. This baby sling is available in two sizes. For women who are up to UK dress size 16, choose size M. Size 16+, you will be comfortable with a size L. If parents are of very different sizes, choose the shorter wrap. The "smaller" parent will be more comfortable with less fabric and there are various ways of tying the wrap to suit the other parent.

Each wrap is sent with an instruction booklet showing you how to use your baby sling. All wraps are custom-dyed for Calin Bleu (with the exception of the "Simply Natural" wrap which you can leave as it is or dye any colour you wish). We recommend you wash your sling once before using to let the fibers regain their stretch. Safety tested and complies with the EN 13209-2:2005.

Available in 7 colours and 2 sizes (type in size) Retails at €45.86 or €42.33 (simply natural)

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Amethyst
(Large only)
Ocean Teal
(Large only)

Medium Size (4.6m genrally up to dress size 16)


Large Size (5.2m genrally for dress size 16+)

 

Mystic blue (large Only)

 

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Boba wrap (including the new Bamboo wrap - scroll down to the last picture for details).

The Boba Baby Wrap (previously known as "Sleepy Wrap") is the perfect wrap style carrier – with its unique fabric blend (95% Cotton / 5% Spandex) and the no-guesswork tying, the Boba Wrap is a great choice for beginners and advanced babywearers alike. The simple design, free of buckles, straps or buttons makes it perfectly comfortable for both you and your baby. By evenly distributing the weight of your child, there is no time limit to how long your baby can stay in the wrap, so you may calm and sooth your baby as long as you are both content!

Features include:

  • 95% cotton 5% spandex (high quality French Terry material)
  • suitable from premature/newborn to toddler (35lb)
  • one size fits all, secure, comfortable fit
  • front & infant hold
  • distributes weight evenly
  • great for breastfeeding on the go
  • hands-free walking, hiking & shopping
  • high quality, tested materials
  • wrapping instructions included
  • machine washable

 

Boba Wrap Black Boba Wrap Stardust
Boba Wrap Grey Boba Wrap Purple

Made from 66.5% Bamboo, 28.5% Cotton and 5% Spandex, the Bamboo wrap is light and silky - perfect for the summer months.

Unique features of the Boba Bamboo wrap:

  • the cotton/bambooo mix helps keep baby's temperature regulated - cool in summer, warm in winter.
  • Bamboo provides a natural UV filter
Boba Wrap Bamboo Light Grey  

 

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Barabarn Knot Shawls (Woven Wrap)

Bära Barn shawls have a width of 80cm and length of 2.75m. They are a lightweight weave yet exceptionally supportive. A 'must-have' in any babywearer's collection to take your child from birth to toddler and beyond, it's the perfect shortie woven wrap.

The Bära-barn-shawls are made of 100% COTTON. The cotton used is ÖKO-TEX 100-CERTIFIED which means it fulfils the human-ecological requirements for products with direct contact to the skin. The Bära-barn-shawl can be washed in 40 DEGREES CELSIUS/WARM WATER. Tumble dry on low heat or let drip dry.

 

Capucchino


Lotus Bloom
Sold out
Cornflower Blue

Reduced in our sale : From €66 to €46

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Girasol (Woven Wrap)

Girasol wraps are hand woven in Guatemala under Fairtrade conditions. Made using a cross twill weave, these wraps are soft enough to carry a newborn and sturdy enough to support a toddler. The 100% cotton fabric also means they are suitable for use in summer. We love the vibrant colours Girasol wraps come in - the 4.6m wraps are recommended for most people but if you are size 6-8 dress size then it would be worth going for the 4.2m wrap instead.

 

 

Zunli 4.6m

 

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