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Category Archives: Baby Carriers

Baby carrier test drive: how we find the perfect fit for you!

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Magic Beans employees are trained to represent information that’s not only honest but specialized to the customers we’re working with. So when a customer comes into the store and wants to talk baby carriers, it’s not the brand name we go to first but you the customer and your needs. Our first questions will almost always be about your baby’s ... Read More »

New and neutral: stylish and understated new colors from Ergobaby and Orbit Baby!

One of the things we love about Ergobaby carriers is that they’re dad-friendly. Yes, there’s the fact that these baby carriers are top-quality, comfortable, and designed to adjust for a perfect fit, inspiring rave reviews like this: “In my mind, the Ergo is simply the best made and most comfortable baby carrier on the market, and it isn’t even remotely close. If you ... Read More »

Introducing the Ergobaby Four Position 360 Cool Air Carrier

Being sweaty isn’t so much fun, for you or for your baby.  That’s exactly why Ergobaby is launching a new carrier that will keep you both cool and comfortable wherever your babywearing journey takes you: the Ergobaby Four Position 360 Cool Air Carrier is designed to keep you and your baby cooler longer, with carefully designed ventilation for hot days. The ... Read More »

“Please have hot hubby read the instruction manual”: babywearing tips for beginners

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It seems unlikely, judging from the picture of new dad Ryan Reynolds carrying his daughter James in a soft-structured carrier, that she stayed in this position very long:   It just doesn’t look very comfortable, does it? Luckily, if a baby is uncomfortable, they’ll make sure you know about it, so we’re guessing this incorrect carry lasted just long enough ... Read More »

Which baby wrap carrier should you buy? Our experts compare the ERGObaby wrap, Moby Wrap, Baby K’tan and the NüRoo Pocket

Update 6/26/2017: Best Baby Carriers of 2017 Now that we’re in the throes of winter with walls of snow towering over narrow paths (or at least that’s what it’s like here in Boston), how are all the babies supposed to get around? Wrap carriers provide a great way to keep both baby and parent mobile regardless of the season. Underneath ... Read More »

We heart Stokke! Our Cambridge manager’s faves from one of our most beloved brands

From strollers to baby carriers, cribs to high chairs, and beyond, this baby gear and lifestyle brand speaks to the modern eco-conscious and design-conscious parent. Here are a few of my personal favorites from their vast product line!   MyCarrier and MyCarrier Cool Baby Carriers These carriers are so comfortable, and they really provide back and shoulder support and distribute ... Read More »

Baby Carrier Faceoff! The NEW Ergobaby 360 vs. the Beco Gemini Baby Carrier (Reviews/Ratings/Prices)

Shop all Ergobaby and Beco at Magic Beans If you’ve ever been brave enough to enter a baby megastore, you’ve already figured out that there are thousands upon thousands of doodads, doohickeys, thingamabobs, whatsits, contraptions, and gizmos available for the care and feeding of your child. With all that dizzying variety, how on earth do you narrow it down to ... Read More »

Fairfield Grand Opening Spotlight: Beco Baby

No doubt you’re familiar with the cliché of the inventor declaring “Eureka!”* But, did you know that it originated with Archimedes? According to Wikipedia: “He reportedly proclaimed “Eureka!” when he stepped into a bath and noticed that the water level rose—he suddenly understood that the volume of water displaced must be equal to the volume of the part of his ... Read More »