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Infant carriers. Which one do you prefer?

I have an infant front carrier. (The one that holds your baby up against your body vertical.) I am very large chested, and the way the carrier holds the baby to me just makes it more difficult to carry the baby and hurts my back. I was wondering if the carrier that is more like a sling would be easier. Any suggestions on a carrier that might be easier for my body type?

 
MommyShannon90

Asked by MommyShannon90 at 8:02 PM on Apr. 8, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (7)
  • moby is absolutly the most comfy. i have 4 kids and have used so many carriers and i just got a moby for my 4th. it is the best.
    cassie_m

    Answer by cassie_m at 8:20 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • For newborns, I prefer the moby style wraps, and once baby is about 15 lbs and up, I prefer a ring style sling. The front carriers (bjorn style) are horrible in my opinion, for your back, and for baby's hips.
    Krysta622

    Answer by Krysta622 at 10:12 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • Moby!!!! or if you are on a strict budget, you can make your own moby.
    kazmia

    Answer by kazmia at 1:18 AM on Apr. 9, 2011

  • I have large breast and I used a double ring sling and really liked it. In retrospect I wish I had tried out a moby wrap it may have been a little better even.
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 8:10 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • baby ktan .. i love it!!
    anthonys_mom21

    Answer by anthonys_mom21 at 8:11 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • Babyhawk!
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 8:36 PM on Apr. 8, 2011

  • I made my own Moby and used it until my son was about 18 months old. It was super comfortable.
    Cassieniccole

    Answer by Cassieniccole at 8:13 PM on Apr. 9, 2011

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