Can you put a newborn in a K tan?
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 do you use a baby K Tan Sash?
Wearing the Baby K’tan is as easy as slipping on a t-shirt; no wrapping or buckling involved. Simply place the carrier over your head and put one arm through each loop. You can carry baby in multiple positions from birth and up!
How tight should baby K’tan be?
Your baby’s head is high on your chest just below your collarbone. You can easily kiss the top of baby’s head. Baby doesn’t have to be so close to your neck that you can’t look down, but you should be able to kiss or sniff the top of their sweet little head fairly easily. The carrier feels snug, like a tight t-shirt.
How long can you use the baby K tan?
Performance. The K’tan can hold a child from newborn to 35 pounds—that adds up to years of use—and the 100 percent natural cotton fabric is super comfortable for both baby and the wearer.
Can I wash my baby k tan?
Care Instructions: Machine wash cold, with like colors only. Non-chlorine bleach when needed. Tumble dry low. Wash separately before first use.
Do you need the sash for baby KTAN?
When placing your baby in a position where legs are free, the sash is required for extra support (sash is not required for Hip position, but is recommended). Baby should be in a natural seated position with knees bent and hips spread – straddling the wearer.
How do I know if baby wrap is too tight?
T is for “Tight”
Slings & carriers should be tight enough to hug your baby close to you, as this will be most comfortable for you both. Any slack/loose fabric will allow your baby to slump down in the carrier which can hinder their breathing and pull on your back.