What size Baby K’tan should I get?
When carrying your child in the Baby K’tan Baby Carrier: if the lowest point of the carrier falls at or below your hips, choose a smaller size; if the lowest point of the carrier falls at your chest, choose a larger size.
Is my baby k tan too big?
Signs your K’tan carrier is too big:
Your baby’s head is low on your chest, below your chest, or too far away for you to kiss their head. When you walk, your baby feels like they are bouncing or swaying in the carrier. You need to keep a hand on your baby to keep them from falling or to support them better.
When can you start using Baby K tan?
The Baby K’tan is recommended for use with babies from 8 to 35 lbs.
Does Baby K Tan shrink?
The Baby K’tan® Baby Carrier is made entirely of 100% Natural or Organic Cotton (half natural cotton, half breathable mesh for Baby K’tan Breeze Carriers) , and therefore may shrink slightly after washing; however, the cross-stretch of the fabric enables the Carrier to stretch back to original size.
Can you breastfeed with Baby K tan?
Use the Baby K’tan as a Nursing Cover
Place the loops on the opposite shoulder from your nursing side. Hold you baby as you normally would to breastfeed, stomach to stomach, while spreading the Baby K’tan fabric over your baby’s head and covering you. In this sense, the Baby K’tan acts as a nursing cover.
How do I stretch my baby k tan?
When the carrier is in the “X” position (before adding baby), place your forearms in the two large loops, pushing out to stretch it. You will be amazed at how much the carrier stretches! For our cotton carriers: The Baby K’tan Baby Carrier is like most clothing items and will shrink a bit after washing.
Is Baby K’tan good for hips?
The International Hip Dysplasia Institute acknowledges the Baby K’tan carrier as a “hip-healthy” product when used as directed.
Do baby carriers hurt baby hips?
Proper positioning can promote healthy hip development. But when done incorrectly over time, babywearing actually can interfere with hip development in some infants. It’s important to know how to correctly position your baby to decrease the risk of hip dysplasia or other hip-development issues.
How does Baby K’tan work?
Wearing the Baby K’tan is as easy as slipping on a t-shirt; no wrapping or buckling involved. Simply place the carrier over your head and put one arm through each loop. You can carry baby in multiple positions from birth and up!
How do you use baby k tan breeze?
The Baby K’tan Breeze wrap has a patented double-loop design that is quick and simple to put on and take off. Just slip it over your head like a necklace and put one arm through each side. The patented double-loop design makes distributing baby’s weight as easy as the pull of a loop.