Best baby carriers of 2019
1) Lillebaby 360
The Lillebaby 360 has been voted the best overall baby carrier, receiving 5-star reviews from parents. This baby carrier is notable for its ability to be worn in six different positions, including on the hip, front and back. The baby carrier has abundant storage space, which can be used to store baby products, such as baby bottles, or diapers. The shoulder straps are padded for comfortability and the waistband provides the necessary support for the back.
Although the Lilliebaby 360 may look large and heavy, it is pretty light, thanks to its mesh fabric. The fabric is breathable and prevents overheating. Putting it on is effortless, regardless of what position you choose to place it in.
2) Best budget: Infantino Flip 4 in 1 Convertible carrier
The Infantino Flip 4 in 1 Convertible carrier is a budget baby carrier that is affordable, versatile and well-equipped. It has features that you would usually find on a pricier carrier such as an adjustable seat, a supportive waist belt and padded straps for comfort. It is designed to carry babies within the weight range of 8 to 32 pounds. The carrier could be adjusted to be worn in the front (facing in and out), or on the back.
If you’re looking for the perfect baby carrier for this hot summer, then the Egmao Baby soft breathable sling is what you need. It’s made of soft, light fabric that allows the sling to be breathable, preventing your baby from overheating. It can be used from child-birth until the baby is 3 years old, as the baby weighs from 9 to 20 kg. Breastfeeding is also easy using this sling. This Baby carrier can be purchased on your online baby store in Malaysia.
4) Best for Newborns: Baby Bjorn Original
The Baby Bjorn Original is a popular choice amongst parents because of its breathable mesh fabric and its ability to be easily folded and placed into a diaper bag. It’s the ideal baby carrier if you’re looking for something simple and light. It does not have compartments for carrying add-ons such as baby bottles, so strapping it on is an effortless task.
5) Best Wrap: Moby Wrap
The Moby Wrap got the public’s vote for the best overall Wrap. At first sight, you may feel hesitant to try the Moby wrap, because it is, after all, only a long piece of fabric. It is only after you’ve worn it, which can be done by wrapping it around your waist, crossed it in the back and over shoulders, would you realize that it is a comfortable option for your baby. It is available in numerous colors such as beige or red and is adjustable to any body type.
6) Best for hiking: Osprey Poco AG
So you’re thinking about taking the little one out for a hike and a breath of fresh air, but your usual baby sling or wrap does not seem appropriate for the occasion. The Osprey Poco AG is your best and safest choice for such a situation. It has a durable aluminum frame and can support a baby weighing around 50 pounds max.
The carrier is versatile, so you could adjust the torso, shoulder and hip straps, and the seat, according to your baby’s size and to your comfort. It is also multi-purpose and convenient; the back to the carrier is equipped with a backpack pocket and hip pockets on the side, where you can store your accessories.
7) Sunveno Hip Seat Baby Carrier
The Sunveno Hip Seat is another good option if you’re on the market for a budget baby carrier. It is best suited for babies aging between 0-36 months and can be used facing both inwards and outwards. It also includes a hood for protection from the sun or wind, front and side pockets for storage, and a drool bib attached to the area. It has a set of impressive features for its cheap price.
Also, the front can be unzipped to reveal the mesh fabric if you want to increase its breathability.
8) Best Adjustable: Tula Discover Free-to-Grow Baby carrier
The Tula Discover Free-to-Grow Baby carrier is an ideal selection if you are planning to use the same carrier from infancy to toddlerhood. It is ergonomic, durable and versatile. It can easily be adjusted according to your baby’s size and for your comfort. Also, it is machine washable.
9) Best for breastfeeding: Baby K-Tan
Baby K-Tan is one of the best baby carriers for breastfeeding. The carrier can be adjusted to five different wearing positions, and out of the five, a mother would be able to breastfeed her baby with ease and privacy. The carrier is not bulky which makes it easy to put on and can support up to 35 pounds. It is advisable to buy one size up if you are going to use the wrap for breastfeeding. It would give you more space to do so.
10) Journey PerfectFit Elite Child Carrier
Here is another recommendable baby carrier designed for hiking. Hiking with a baby may prove to be challenging, but with the Journey PerfectFit Elite Child Carrier, your trek is made easier. It is light and can support your baby with its aluminum frame. Apart from the storage, it also has a wet bag and a sunshade incorporated in its structure.