Children’s stores offer various models of devices for
Carrying children, but much more interesting to sew a convenient baby sling
by hands. To cope with this is not difficult. First, decide which
exactly the kind of carrying you want to stitch. Most comfortable in
использовании слинг – шарф и слинг с rings.
The content of the article
- 1 We sew a sling – a scarf
- 1.1 Videos: how to wear a sling scarf?
- 2 Делаем слинг с rings
- 2.1 Видео инструкция: делаем слинг с rings
We sew a sling – a scarf
This kind of carrying really looks like a scarf, in fact it
band of fabric. It can be tied in different ways. In such
Sling is comfortable to wear as a newborn baby, and year old
baby He is good for long walks, and for home, and for
travel The load is distributed to the shoulders and back evenly,
therefore, it is possible to carry a baby without fatigue for a long time.
A newborn baby is put into the sling, like in a cradle. Baby
the older one can be carried on the back, as in a backpack. Sew a sling – a scarf
not at all difficult. So, a small master class.
Which fabric is better?
For sewing, pick up a dense, preferably elastic fabric,
necessarily natural. For summer, it is better to take cotton, linen
fabric or made of viscose. For winter – fleece or wool. Fleece
choose double-sided (so as not to twist when wearing), without
lint. And the slippery matter of the atlas type is completely undesirable, since
she will constantly crawl off her shoulders.
Very attractive stretch fabric. She is soft, good
stretches and holds the baby tightly. But note that too elastic
Sling is only suitable for babies. Later when baby
grow up, its weight will increase. The fabric will stretch more,
the pressure on the shoulders will increase
difficult. In addition, there is a danger that the baby will fall out of
strongly stretched carrying. So if you don’t want to sew two
sling, choose more practical dense fabrics.
How much fabric is needed?
WITHлинг – шарф представляет из себя прямоугольную полосу ткани.
The width of the elastic fabric is usually 50 – 55 cm, more dense
fabric – 70-75 cm (5 cm go to the hem).
The length of the scarf, define as follows:
To the Russian size of clothes, write on the right the number “0”.
Suppose if your size is 44, then we take the length of matter 440 cm, if
50 size, the length of the sling will be 500 cm, or 5 meters. Natural
Fabrics usually shrink after the first wash, so additionally
add 3%. Or prewash the material before
- Выберите форму ткани для переноски. She can
be rectangular, diamond (parallelogram), oval,
spindle-shaped, only your taste plays a role here. Form in the form
spindle is suitable for rather dense fleece-type fabrics. So
more convenient to tie the sling, the knot will turn out less massive. For
a sling made from less dense fabric will fit the shape with oblique cut
the ends (in the form of a rhombus). Soой шарф удобнее всего завязывать, да и
it hangs much more beautiful.
- Hem the edges of the fabric.
Можно сделать это на оверлоке (если он есть у вас). But such
the edge will quickly become worthless. It is more practical to just bend the edges
fabric on the perimeter, baste, stitch on a typewriter. Soой способ
overcasting stronger and safer.
- It is preferable that the sling material is cut off.
solid canvas. Then when sewing there will be no extra seams.
After all, the seam located along or across the cloth will crush
on the back and neck of a woman or, even worse, on the back of a baby.
- You can sew in the center of the scarf pocket or a bright picture,
to quickly find the middle of the canvas. At the same time in the pocket
You can put different things you need (diaper, handkerchief).
Video: how to wear a sling scarf?
Делаем слинг с rings
This sling is also quite popular. It is convenient to wear and
take off. You can adjust the length of the cloth, change the location
crumbs, putting it or, conversely, giving a sitting position. To wear
it is possible to have a baby from birth to one year. Inconvenience of this sling in
that it has to be worn on one shoulder, often changing
You will need a fabric 220-240 cm long, 80 cm wide.
Fabric requirements are the same as for a sling – a scarf. Desirable
take double-sided fabric, so it looks more beautiful. For
making this carrying in addition to the fabric you need to buy rings
7 cm in diameter. With their help, you will fasten the ends of the cloth and
to regulate the position of the baby in the sling. Rings can be
made of plastic or metal. Preferable
metal, they are much stronger. Pay attention to the thread,
that you will work with – they must be strong.
Sewing слинга с rings
- Wrap the edges of the prepared panel. Stitch them on
sewing machine or sew by hand.
- Take both rings, pass one end of the web through them,
bend it 4 to 5 cm, sew to the cloth. For прочности
make 3 – 4 seam lines.
- Flip the canvas over your shoulder, insert the other end into the rings,
adjust the length of the fabric. Well fix the second end in
rings so as not to jump out. For этого протяните его через два
rings and in the opposite direction through one.
Видео инструкция: делаем слинг с rings
Мастер-класс по пошиву слинга с rings:
Улучшенный слинг с rings
Можно усовершенствовать переноску с rings, добавив бортики и
pillow You will need sintepon and additional fabric.
Here we wrote a review of various slings that can be
buy at the store, and gave advice on how and what sling to choose. A plus
The article contains a lot of video instructions for wearing slings.
We advise you to read the article about jumpers for newborn children. WITH
how old can put the baby in jumpers. A plusы и минусы
Видео: Инструкция к слингу с rings
As you can see, it’s not so difficult to sew the sling with your own hands.
But this band will free your hands, allow you to be with the baby
in close contact as long as possible and more often. Baby will not
feel lonely, next to his mother warm and calm.
WITHделайте себе подарок – слинг, и скоро он окажется просто
indispensable to you!