• Woven Wrap

    Didymos Prima Monochrome Hemp

      AT A GLANCE Brand / weave: Didymos / Prima Fibre: 75% cotton, 25% hemp Measurements: 438cm long, 67cm wide, 232 gsm Key words: Classy, airy, tough, mouldable     How can I break thee in? Let me count the ways… That’s an appropriate beginning really – for, though it may not sound like it, this is the start of a love story.     When Monochrome first arrived, that’s not what I thought I’d be saying. It was nice enough to look at, but as soon as I touched it – wow, you know it’s a hemp blend. It was stiff and rough – oh, so rough. After a…

  • Onbuhimo

    Didymos DidyGo Onbuhimo Zephyr

      AT A GLANCE Brand / carrier / weave: Didymos / DidyGo Onbuhimo / Zephyr Fibre: Straps and panel, 100% cotton Measurements: N/A Key words: Light, compact, easy to use, convenient   I’m a wrapper. I knew it from the moment I tried my first stretchy wrap. I loved it. I never even considered an alternative; I knew wrapping was for me. Wraps were all I touched for the first 7 months of my baby’s life. When I ventured into the world of soft structured carriers (SSCs), it was to find a carrier for my husband. I tried it too, of course, but it was never as comfortable for me…

  • Woven Wrap

    Marisso Caver Sky Blue

      AT A GLANCE Brand / weave: Marisso / Caver Fibre: 59% Egyptian cotton, 41% combed cotton Measurements: 478cm long , 65.5cm wide, 322gsm Key words: Soft, supportive, workhorse     I’m thinking of a spring day. The air still isn’t all that warm, but the sun is warm enough that you can lie on the grass outside. You put your head down on the grass, and as you breathe in its fresh scent, you look straight up at the sky. It’s not the brilliant blue of summer – no, it’s that light, slightly hazy springtime blue. Fluffy, insubstantial clouds are gently drifting around, and contrails are fuzzing out to…