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    I'm a similar size and love the ergo. It's FAR too hot though on a warm day - especially with a young bub as you then need the infant insert for it to support them properly.

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    Yep just try some on and see what feels best. I'm the same size as you and had a baby bjorn - DS was 4.2kg born so not a tiny baby at all! And I found the BB very comfy and used it until he was about 6 months (?)

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    Default What Baby carrier for a small framed mummy??

    Quote Originally Posted by BlackEyedPea View Post
    Yep just try some on and see what feels best. I'm the same size as you and had a baby bjorn - DS was 4.2kg born so not a tiny baby at all! And I found the BB very comfy and used it until he was about 6 months (?)
    Same, I loved the BB and then went to the manduca.

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    I am small framed and love mei tai carriers, they work well with smaller people IMO.

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    Default What Baby carrier for a small framed mummy??

    I am small framed and I lived my ergo!

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    Well I decided on the boba! I went and tried some one and the Boba fit the best for me and was super comfortable. I didn't bother trying the ergo as it would be just too hot with the infant insert. I loved the manduca too but it didnt feel as snug on me like the boba did

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    Have you thought about a mei tai or a wrap conversion mei tai. They are very adjustable and super comfortable , more so than any of the soft structured carriers. Look on tinoki , its a website with a wide array of carriers , and the good thing with any of these is their re-sale value is close to or the same as their new sale price and they are nearly always in high demand. Just a thought.

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    Default Re: What Baby carrier for a small framed mummy??

    Quote Originally Posted by the balloon View Post
    Have you thought about a mei tai or a wrap conversion mei tai. They are very adjustable and super comfortable , more so than any of the soft structured carriers. Look on tinoki , its a website with a wide array of carriers , and the good thing with any of these is their re-sale value is close to or the same as their new sale price and they are nearly always in high demand. Just a thought.
    I'm the same size as op (just 1cm taller) and will be going for a mei tai with #2. It seems to be the most compatible for my size.


 

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