Which Baby Carrier is right for you?
So you're looking at the Ergobaby website, and you're clicking on carrier after carrier. Different types, colors, and patterns…so how do you know which one is right for you?
We've broken it down below, and hope this helps make your choice easier. But rest assured, you can't really go wrong with any of them! It's just all about what's best for you and your family.
Four Position 360,
Four Position 360 Baby Carriers
Best for: Everyday use with an additional option to front-outward carry read more
The newest member to our Ergobaby lineup, the Four-Position 360 Baby Carrier, allows parents to wear their babies in four different positions; front-inwards, front-outwards, hip and back. With our unique, structured bucket seat, baby will always be in an ergonomic frog-leg, seated position with her spine in an optimal "C" position, which allows you to wear baby facing outward safely and comfortably. This is our response to parents' requests for an ergonomic fourth position option for babies over 6 months who are clearly communicating: “I want to see the whole world!” With the option to wear baby four different ways, the 360 is a great choice for those parents (and babies!) who like to be able to switch it up as baby grows. This carrier can be worn in conjunction with our Infant Insert from 7-12 lbs, and until your baby is 33 lbs.
Original Baby Carriers
Best for: All-around everyday use for any parent! read more
Our Original baby carrier is a classic, tried and true favorite and is a great choice for everyday adventures. This carrier is wonderful for any and all activities- it's a jack of all trades really. Our signature padded shoulder straps and comfortable waistband allow caregiver and baby to adventure safely and comfortably…and not to mention in style! We offer many colors and patterns, so you're certain to find something perfect for you and your little one. Our Original baby carrier can be worn in three positions: front-inward, hip, and back, so you're able to switch it up as baby grows. And with our newly redesigned Ergobaby Infant Insert, it is useable with your baby early in childhood (7-12lbs), until baby has strong and consistent head and neck control, and without an infant insert it is usable up through toddlerhood (from 12-45lbs).
Organic Baby Carriers
Best for: All-around everyday use for the green-conscious parent. read more
Our Organic Baby Carrier offers parents and caregivers the option of 100% organic cotton (Oeko-Tex Certified). This carrier is a great choice for those who would like a carrier crafted with sustainable materials, and enjoy all the benefits of our Original baby carrier as well.
Performance Baby Carriers
Best for: Adventurous & active parents read more
Our Performance baby carriers are made for the adventurer in mind! These carriers are the perfect choice for spending time outdoors, be it strolling in the park or hiking up a mountain. Thanks to the moisture-wicking mesh lining, baby and parent are both able to stay cool while exploring. Our Performance is a lightweight baby carrier that can accommodate taller and larger babies in the back carry with its curved shoulder straps. Like our Original baby carrier line, the Performance baby carrier can be used in the front-inward, hip, and back carry positions, but it really shines in the back carry position. As will all our baby carriers, it is also compatible with our newly redesigned infant inserts (7-12lbs), but it is a customer favorite for toddlerhood (12-45lbs).