Our Baby K’tan Baby Carrier are made of soft fabrics (no buckles or snaps) and are machine washable and dryer safe. Care Instructions: Machine wash cold, with like colors only. Non-chlorine bleach when needed. Tumble dry low.
Does Baby K Tan shrink?
For our cotton carriers: The Baby K’tan Baby Carrier is like most clothing items and will shrink a bit after washing. Luckily, it will also stretch with wear. If you prefer that it not shrink so much when washed, let your carrier hang dry, or partially machine dry it for 15-20 minutes and then let it hang dry.
Is Baby K’tan safe for newborns?
You can begin using the Baby K’tan right away with a newborn. If your baby is under 8 lbs. … Be sure to use extra care and safety when using a baby carrier with a newborn infant; ensure that baby’s face is always visible with an open airway, and chin is not pressed into his/her chest.
How tight should Baby K’tan be?
The best way is to just put baby in it. When your baby is in the K’Tan Carrier your baby should feel very snug, almost as if they are inside of a tight t-shirt with you.
How long can baby use K tan?
The Baby K’tan is recommended for use with babies from 8 to 35lbs (under 8 lbs consult medical professional). Be sure to follow all instructions and safety tips when wearing your baby in the Baby K’tan.
Is Baby K’tan good for hips?
Keep it hip healthy
Did you know that the Baby K’tan Baby Carrier is approved as Hip-Healthy by the International Hip Dysplasia Institute?
Can you baby wear a preemie?
Baby Carrier for Premature babies
It is highly recommended that you wear your premature child as much as possible. Kangaroo care, the practice of wearing your baby next to your skin for hours a day, has been demonstrated to improve outcomes for premature infants.
At what age can you put a baby in a kangaroo?
Theoretically, babies can be carried in a carrier as a newborn. But you have to keep one thing in mind: babies need to be at least 4-5 months old before their neck muscles are strong enough to support their head.
Does Baby K Tan have sizes?
Yes! The Baby K’tan is sized to fit the wearer and we have sizes ranging up to Women’s size 22 and Men’s Suit Size 50.