Baby ring slings are one of the most versatile baby carriers available on the market. Suitable from newborn onward, they are most suited for nursing babies and breastfeeding mothers as it facilitates discreet breastfeeding. Fashioned after the Indonesian Selendang, it is made simply from a stretch of cloth (material range from cotton, cotton blends, silk, linen, linen blends to synthetic mesh) and a pair of rings made from nylon or metal.
Baby Slings & Carriers only offers baby ring slings with Nylon or Aluminium rings that have been passed through stringent test standards and proven to be extremely safe for use. You can be sure our baby ring slings meet strict criteria for a fuss-free, versatile travel system. Depending on your needs, you can consider baby ring slings from the many specially selected brands and sling material that we have to offer.
We recommend the baby ring slings to be used from newborn onward to a maximum weight of 15 kg.
Most baby ring slings have been built to withstand far greater weight limits but the basic construct of the baby ring sling puts the weight only on a single shoulder. This puts tremendous amount of strain on the baby-wearer's lower back & shoulder. Depending on the fabric used and the design of each baby sling, it is recommended to keep a comfortable weight limit for carrying periods beyond 30 mins.
Ring Sling Carriers are perfect for on the go discreet nursing/breastfeeding, without posing a need to carry an additional cover.
It also has other advantages, like it is light-weight, easily folds up to fit in your hand-bag and carry unlike other carriers which might take up a lot of space to carry in a bag and must be worn even when you don't require to wear them.
The downside to ring-slings is only that they put the weight on a single shoulder which might be tiring. Wrap Carriers, specially the stretchy fabric ones could offer relief and up-gradation in terms of carrying ease in this regard.
However, ring-sling carriers have their own elegant look and are suitable for side and front carry positions. They make carrying easy while not making you overly free to be negligent. These are suited for small babies, newborns, low weight babies or those in early months, less than 15 kg in weight.
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