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    Default Please recommend me a wrap

    As in a wrap to put baby in to sleep.

    I've tried the 'wrap me up', ergo cocoon, and I guess woombie is the same.

    I have also had no luck with muslin wraps or stretch cotton either.

    No luck with the cheaper big w or pumpkin patch wraps either.

    I need something which will keep DS's arms down because every time his hands go near his face he wakes up.


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    Muslin worked best for us. Get big ones though, 120 x 120 I think.
    You could try sleepy wings?
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    I like the mum2mum brand wrap! Dd2 is impressive at getting her hands out (and driving herself nuts) and these kept her in 99% of the time

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    Doesn't sleepy wings also have their hands up by their face?

    I find muslin just unwraps too easily


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    Haha this mum2mum one looks pretty good! How much are they?

    Edit: I'm laughing because I find it so funny how I struggle to keep such little arms at bay haha I've tried everything I could think of both with DS 1&2


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    I used swaddleme stage 2 with DS when he was a newborn. Very easy to wrap bubs and keep them in the swaddle.

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    Miracle blanket! It's the only one DD couldn't get her arms out of

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    Quote Originally Posted by SAgirl View Post
    Doesn't sleepy wings also have their hands up by their face?

    I find muslin just unwraps too easily


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    You have to master the technique for muslin Sleepy wings can be used arms up or arms down

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    Quote Originally Posted by Atropos View Post
    You have to master the technique for muslin Sleepy wings can be used arms up or arms down
    Someone needs to show me how muslin works!! Haha


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    I found wrapping DD in a sheet/muslin wrap, then zipping her up in an ergo cocoon/wrap me up thing to work great. Had the tight fit of a muslin wrap, but then didn't come undone easily. Might be a bit warm for summer though.


 

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