If she sleeps well with her arms up, have you tried her with no swaddle? No all babies like to be swaddled. If she's not startling and waking herself up, I wouldn't bother with swaddling.
How about a sleeping bag, such as a grobag? You can get summer weight and winter weight and adjust clothing underneath accordingly. No other bedding required then. My little ones all loved them.
I use sleepy wings for my 4 month old DD. It just covers her arms and avoids her startling herself or scratching her face.
Cool thanks for the help I might have to invest in one if these for bub and see how she goes =)
I just flat out stopped wrapping ds at 2wks. We just used blankets, and made basinette/cot as per sids guidelines.
I couldn't sleep with him grunting and wiggling all night.... And I figured he wasnt sleeping well either...
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Sleepy wings are great for hands up sleeping.
My DS was born in November and I ditched the wrap pretty much immediately- he hated it! But I dressed him in a lightweight long sleeve suit at night to make sure his arms were warm enough.
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