Stretchy Wraps for Beginners

  • Do you have a stretchy wrap for carrying your baby – but don’t know where to start?
  • Would you like to buy a stretchy wrap but don’t have a clue which one to get? Aren’t they all the same anyway?
  • Does using a stretchy wrap look lovely – but also really complicated?
  • Do YouTube videos make it look really easy – but it seems much harder with your real life baby?
  • Are you worried that your baby is going to fall out?
  • Is your baby sinking too low in the wrap, or is your back aching?

Then I have exactly what you need.

Stretchy Wraps for Beginners will transform you from babywearing novice to carrying your baby comfortably, confidently and safely in a stretchy wrap.


How will this course help me?

It will help you the buy the stretchy wrap that will suit you and your baby the best.

It will guide you through how to tie your stretchy wrap, put your baby in and take them out – without ending up in a tangle!


Here’s how


In this online workshop, which will take around 1 hour to complete, I will cover


The best stretchy wraps to buy

My top 10 second tip to keep your baby safe and snug

Step by step video guides to tieing your stretchy wrap, putting your baby in, and taking them out.

A checklist for using your stretchy wrap, ensuring that you are comfortable, confident and safe every time

Troubleshooting guide

Video guides to breast and bottle feeding safely in a stretchy wrap

Using your stretchy wrap with an older baby

Bonus Features


Free membership of the Babywearing for Beginners Facebook group for questions and community

A 10% discount on a stretchy wrap at the Carrying Connects shop

Exclusive money off offer when you upgrade to Babywearing for Beginners – the complete workshop, adding other slings such as Ring Slings and Buckle Carriers in to the mix!


So why should you listen to me?


I’m a Babywearing expert, with specialist training in keeping you and your baby comofrtable, confident and safe.


I’m experienced in all things slings, wraps and carrying,  helping 100s of families to choose the right sling for them


Above all, I’m a fellow parent – the mother of a refluxy baby who needed to be kept upright as much as possible! I remember those sleep deprived days of new parenthood – and want to make things as simple as I can for you.


Ruth is fab and babywearing has saved my sanity and resulted in a calm little bubs” – Farah

“Ruth’s passion is infectious and her knowledge is amazing” – Clare




Is this course for me?


If you are a parent to be, or a new parent, who is interested in using a stretchy wrap with your baby, then this course is for you!

Stretchy wraps are a great option for newborn babies, and are most popular until baby is around 6 months old. In my course, I include some top tips for using with older babies too!

Please note that the course will not cover carrying twins, or if either you or baby has special medical needs – Please contact me for one to one support.

How do I access the course? Is it live?

Once you buy the course, your log on will be manually created withing 24 hours. You can then log on to the Carrying Connects Membervault site using your log in and password. All of the course is online for you to access from any internet accessible device. If you want to follow along with the videos, you may prefer to show the videos on a bigger screen such as a tablet, laptop or TV.

The course is pre-recorded, meaning that you can access it at the time and place that suits you. And don’t worry, all of the videos are fully captioned so you can catch up while baby is asleep! You can also start and stop them as you need to.

How long is the course?

If you complete all the modules in the course, it will take around 1 hour of video viewing and reading time. Of course, when you practice with your baby, take your time!

The course will be live for 12 months after purchase, ensuring that whether you have just had your first scan or your baby is already here, you have plenty of time to learn at a pace that suits you.

Do you offer refunds?

No, this course is non-refundable.

If you decide that a stretchy wrap is not for you, you can upgrade to the Carrying your Newborn Baby course, which covers alternative babywearing options such as Ring Slings, Buckle Carriers and Woven Wraps.